TITLE

Investors Marvel at stock

AUTHOR(S)
Zeitchik, Steven
PUB. DATE
August 2006
SOURCE
Daily Variety;8/8/2006, Vol. 292 Issue 25, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents information on the position of Marvel Enterprises Inc. in the stock market. The company suffered loss in the second quarter by 37%, but the investors purchased the stock, and boosted the stock price by 7%. The company again went into profits. Two months ago, studio topper Avi Arad left the company, and sold millions of shares of the company. The increase in the profit of Marvel is due to repurchasing of its own stock.
ACCESSION #
21897466

 

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