By Matt Schilling:Scholastic Corp NASDAQ: (SCHL) shares have reached a nine-year intra-day high based on the phenomenal revenue generated from sales of ''The Hunger Games" series of books. As a result SCHL has raised is full-year guidance and noted that its education business in Asia, has also contributed to its recent growth.
Gary Ross, director of Lions Gate Entertainment Corp.’s “The Hunger Games,” dropped out of the sequel, clouding the future of a film franchise that has amassed US$464 million in ticket sales in its first installment
Macy’s Inc. (M) , one of the leading department store retailers in the United States, recently posted better-than-expected sales results for the four-week period ended May 1, 2010, on the heels of new merchandise assortments, and raised its first-quarter 2010 earnings guidance. The company’s comparable-store sales for April 2010 inched u