Analysts expect net income to rise nearly 18 percent from this time last year, to $117.5 million.
Hasbro will announce its third quarter results today via the internet.
Thomson Financial Analysts expect the firm’s revenue to reach $117.5 million.
Analysts also predict sales of Transformers and Star Wars products will be key to the firm’s performance, as well as its non involvement in recent toy recalls.
It has been a busy quarter for Hasbro, signing licensing deals with Skee-Ball and Electronic Arts along with allowing a share repurchase program worth $500 million to go ahead.
The webcast of the results will be available on Hasbro’s Investor Relations home page www.hasbro.com. People can view the webcast by following the links to corporate information and then investor.
A full update of the firm’s earnings will be available on ToyNews following the announcement.†