Hasbro Inc (HAS.OQ)
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NEW YORK Wall Street's main indexes rose sharply on Thursday boosted by earnings-related gains in Wal-Mart and Cisco, while a tax bill expected to boost corporate earnings passed its first, if smallest, hurdle. | Video
* Futures up: Dow 68 pts, S&P 7.75 pts, Nasdaq 26 pts (Adds comment, details, updates prices)
Nov 16 The following bids, mergers, acquisitions and disposals were reported by 1400 GMT on Thursday:
Nov 16 U.S. stocks were set to bounce back on Thursday after two straight days of losses on the back of strong earnings from companies, including Wal-Mart and Cisco.
Mattel Inc has rebuffed Hasbro Inc's latest takeover approach, people familiar with the matter said on Wednesday, casting uncertainty over the potential combination of the world's two largest toy companies.
NEW YORK U.S. stocks fell on Wednesday as energy sector shares dropped for a fourth straight session, tracking crude prices, while a late run-up was thwarted by concerns over the passage of a tax revamp after Republican senators were critical of the proposal. | Video
* Industry sector revamp could see all FANG stocks under one roof
Nov 13 U.S. stock index futures were marginally lower on Monday as uncertainty over the future of President Donald Trump's tax reform plan weighed on the sentiment.
Hasbro Inc has made an approach to acquire rival Mattel Inc , a source familiar with the matter said on Friday, the latest attempt to combine the two biggest U.S. toymakers in more than two decades.