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|Bid||69.51 x 2200|
|Ask||69.74 x 900|
|Day's Range||69.53 - 72.76|
|52 Week Range||57.29 - 84.68|
|Beta (3Y Monthly)||1.05|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||106.16|
|Earnings Date||Nov 8, 2018|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||0.34 (0.43%)|
|1y Target Est||81.84|
Activision Blizzard (ATVI) today announced a new in-game pack to support the Call of Duty™ Endowment’s international effort to help unemployed and underemployed veterans in the U.S. and U.K. find high-quality careers. The Call of Duty®: Black Ops 4—Call of Duty Endowment Salute Pack (PS4/Xbox One/PC), developed by Treyarch, includes a special Call of Duty Endowment in-game tag, sticker, gesture, calling card, and emblem. One hundred percent of proceeds will go directly to the Call of Duty Endowment’s (“the Endowment”) mission to help veterans in the U.S. and U.K. secure quality careers when they leave military service.
In the world of gaming, Activision Blizzard, Inc. (NASDAQ: ATVI)’s "Call of Duty" franchise has attracted over 100 million players since 2017. "Black Ops 4" made more than $500 million during its three-day weekend launch, according to Forbes. While the game struggled on the sales of physical discs, Sony Corp. (NYSE: SNE)’s PlayStation Store said it's the fastest-selling game in company history.
Activision Blizzard’s (ATVI) revenue rose at a four-year CAGR (compound annual growth rate) of 13% to $7.2 billion in 2017. Its net income rose at a four-year CAGR of 15% to $1.7 billion. Its Retail Channel and Other segments generated the rest of its revenue.
With another disappointing session for the Dow Jones, investors are scrambling to find answers. More than likely, President Donald Trump will face a split government, which may yield increased volatility in Washington. Just recently, Wall Street tumbled when Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin decided to withdraw from an investment conference with Saudi Arabia.
NEW YORK, NY / ACCESSWIRE / October 19, 2018 / Gaming stocks Activision and Electronic Arts were both in the red on Thursday. While Electronic Arts didn’t have any news, Activision announced that its Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 game had sales of more than $500 million worldwide in its first three days on the market. Activision Blizzard, Inc. shares closed down 8.29% on about 20 million shares traded yesterday.
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Thought we’d get a rubber-band bounce back up? Not the case this time. U.S. stocks bounced off their lows last week, but quickly gave up their gains for this week. Equities continue to languish as investors weigh higher rates, among other things. In light of this action, here are our top stock trades for Friday.Top Stock Trades for Tomorrow #1: Apple
Major indexes closed off their session lows but still suffered steep losses in the stock market today amid concerns including a hawkish Fed.
Growth stocks faced more selling pressure Thursday as the market correction intensified. Activision plunged on Call of Duty sales concerns.
Stocks sold off Thursday in a new wave of selling that sent indexes below key levels, while the Dow today erased all the week's gains.
It’s a bloodbath in the market today as the S&P 500 Index (SPY) is down over 1% and the Nasdaq Composite Index (QQQ) is nearing a 2% decline, and five popular stocks are making big moves lower. United Rentals, Inc. (NYSE: URI) is down about 9.7% following the release of its third-quarter earnings results after the market closed yesterday. The company also raised its revenue outlook for the year, now calling for a range of $7.77 billion-$7.87 billion compared with its previous outlook of $7.64 billion-$7.84 billion.
Activision Blizzard said it sold more than $500 million worth of its Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 videogame in three days, but the stock fell more than 7%.
Tech stocks have been slaughtered recently, and high-flying video game publisher Activision (NASDAQ:ATVI) has been no exception. At the beginning of October, ATVI stock was making fresh all-time highs around $85. The long-term fundamentals on ATVI stock remain strong.
Analyst Michael J. Olson notes the launch was “pulled forward from its historical November launch timing, important given early sales of this year’s version will not benefit from the approaching holiday season as much as previous years.” He says the numbers are in-line with his expectations, modeling 23.5 million units sold for 2018.
Kanterman says there is nothing to fret about. Analyst Michael J. Olson notes the launch was “pulled forward from its historical November launch timing, important given early sales of this year’s version will not benefit from the approaching holiday season as much as previous years.” He says the numbers are in-line with his expectations, modeling 23.5 million units sold for 2018.
The secular story remains a good one, but it’s time for bears to answer the “call of duty” in Activision (NASDAQ:ATVI) by shorting ATVI stock with a solid technical line of defense backing the bearish play. Activision stock is in position to benefit from new and exciting markets like eSports, mobile and first-person shooter games are seeing huge interest. What’s more, the demographic base playing these games is ballooning with a major and inclusive shift away from the not-entirely-correct, but stereotypical nerdy teenage boy market.
Investors now have another exchange-traded fund (ETF) with which to access that theme following the debut of the VanEck Vectors Video Gaming and eSports ETF ( ESPO) on Wednesday. The new ETF tracks the MVIS Global Video Gaming and eSports Index (MVESPOTR), "which is intended to track the overall performance of companies involved in video game development, eSports, and related hardware and software," according to VanEck. While ESPO is not the first video game ETF to come to market, the growth of the gaming and eSports markets could support multiple competitors in this ETF arena.
Activision’s Call of Duty®: Black Ops 4 has sold more than $500 million in sell-through worldwide in its first three days of release as the total number of players climbed from last year. Through its first three days of release, Black Ops 4 set a new Call of Duty® franchise record for most combined players, average hours per player and total number of hours played, on current generation consoles. The combined number of Black Ops 4 players across its three modes of play during those first three days tops both last year’s Call of Duty: WWII, as well as Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 (single player, multiplayer and zombies), respectively, for the same period of time.
Activision Blizzard, Inc. (NASDAQ: ATVI) released the newest, highly anticipated installment of its popular franchise "Call of Duty: Black Ops 4" last week. The video game maker took a risk with the latest "Call of Duty" game by potentially altering the franchise trajectory, Uerkwitz said in a Tuesday note. Activision Blizzard has entered the popular battle royale gaming landscape, as "Black Ops 4" features a battle royale mode and lacks a single-player campaign.
Let’s talk about the popular Activision Blizzard Inc (NASDAQ:ATVI). The company’s shares received a lot of attention from a substantial price movement on the NasdaqGS over the last few months, Read More...
Activision's (ATVI) latest Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 title breaks first day digital release record in the company's history.
Wall Street also getting in on the Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 love, with Barclay's upgrading Activision Blizzard to 'overweight'