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Behind Some of the Most Popular Toys in History: Hasbro's Timeline

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The nostalgia of Hasbro (HAS) . Who doesn't love the toymaker?

Hasbro reported its second-quarter earnings for 2019, which beat analysts' expectations.

The company reported quarterly sales of $984.5 million, which beat the analyst consensus estimate of $956.75 million by 2.90%.

This is a 8.85% increase over sales of $904.458 million the same period last year.

Hasbro's History

Hasbro's roots trace back to 1923 with an enterprise founded in Providence Rhode Island. Ever wonder how the company got its start? Well, it's the brainchild of three Hassenfeld brothers - Henry, Hilal and Herman.

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