Etch-a-Sketch stocks skyrocket after Romney is compared to an Etch-a-Sketch by his top adviser
Shares in Ohio Art, makers of the 1950s drawing toy, have skyrocketed in the aftermath of Mitt Romney's top adviser comparing the campaign shift from the primary battle to the general election to an Etch A Sketch.
The share price for the toy more than doubled to $9.65 on Thursday.
At one point, it reached a high of $12.50 — the largest intraday increase in more than 30 years, according to Bloomberg News.
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