Friday, July 30, 2004

"Mortal" Marvel: Motley Fool turns a skeptical eye to the second-quarter report of one of its stock-market darlings, Marvel Enterprises:

"After a lengthy period of thumping the market and contemporaries, Motley Fool Stock Advisor pick Marvel Enterprises (NYSE: MVL) is starting to look, well, mortal. ... As with its many comic book heroes, Marvel now appears to be entering a period where it will be tested repeatedly, and the company will likely have to squeeze pennies to make investors happy. Yet there's reason to be hopeful. In a post to our Marvel discussion board Fool contributor Rich Smith points out that Marvel's stock may be vastly undervalued on a cash flow basis."