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.
Lions Gate Entertainment Corp. (USA) (LGF) announced advance tickets to “The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1” to begin Wednesday, October 28. The global entertainment company’s latest Hunger Games sequel is set to release in theaters on November 21, and the advance tickets will go on sale all over the US.
If you haven't bought a ticket for "The Hunger Games" sequel "Catching Fire" sequel yet, you may want to get moving. Advanced tickets for the movie based on Suzanne Collins' best-selling novels went on sale October 1 and they're already selling out on both Fandango and Movietickets.com.