|Bid||128.01 x 1000|
|Ask||129.00 x 800|
|Day's Range||126.98 - 129.44|
|52 Week Range||99.63 - 151.26|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||57.58|
|Earnings Date||Oct 29, 2018 - Nov 2, 2018|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||N/A (N/A)|
|1y Target Est||154.56|
After being arrested by federal agents for allegedly hacking videogame giant Electronic Arts Inc. system, Martin Marsich tried to post a $750,000 bond with cryptocurrency. That’s when Masich, federal authorities and the court ran into problems that show how difficult it can be to use digital currency in the real world.
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Electronic Arts (EA) has sold more than 130 million units since of the release of the franchise. The company cited strong weekend sales of the latest title as the key catalyst.
PiperJaffray is upbeat about all three—Take-Two, Activision Blizzard (ATVI) and Electronic Arts (EA), all of which are Barron’s Next 50 stocks—with “overweight ratings” on each of the companies. The analysts cited optimism about the coming “Read Dead Redemption” game and “re-acceleration in recurrent consumer spend.” At Activision, PiperJaffray wrote, its crucial Call of Duty Black Ops 4 game “will perform well, despite a crowded title slate.” (Last year’s “Call of Duty” installment was the biggest game of 2017.) Barron’s Next took a look at what’s coming in the second half of the year back in June. PiperJaffray cited a survey of about 300 gamers, asking them to name the games they were most excited about playing over the coming year.
Without much background, you’d imagine that GameStop (NYSE:GME) is a company on the resurgence. Since the end of May, GME stock has gained more than 19%. Furthermore, with video games being a popular activity cutting across many demographics, GameStop’s rally seemingly has strong fundamental support.
Electronic Arts Inc. more than quadrupled the compensation of its design chief this year, making him the highest paid executive in the entire company. Patrick Soderlund, who runs EA Worldwide studios at the video-game giant, has decided to leave to pursue “his next life adventure,” Chief Executive Officer Andrew Wilson told employees in a memo. Electronic Arts announced in June that it had bumped up Soderlund’s reported compensation to $48.4 million, putting him well above the $35.7 million that Wilson makes.
Shares of Electronic Arts Inc. (ea) slid 1.1% in morning trade Tuesday, after the digital interactive games developer disclosed that Chief Design Officer Patrick Soderlund will leave, effective Oct. 30, after two decades with the company. In a blog post on the company's website, the company said Soderlund was leaving to "begin a new chapter later this year." Among changes being made as a results of Soderlund's departure, the company said its SEED team, led by Johan Andersson, will join its studios group, and that it was welcoming Jason Wozencroft to its studios team to lead a unified user experience approach for games and services. "We're going to lean into the talent and expertise that all of our teams bring, and collectively own creative at Electronic Arts as a central element of our strategy going forward," Chief Executive Andrew Wilson wrote in the blog post.
Today Electronic Arts Inc. (EA) revealed that, thanks to a strong opening weekend by EA SPORTS™ Madden NFL 19, the franchise has surpassed an estimated 130 million sell thru units to-date during its illustrious football career. In addition, mobile Madden NFL games have climbed to nearly 73 million installs, with the forthcoming Madden NFL Overdrive set to push that number even higher when it launches on August 15. Through the years Madden NFL continues to be North America’s biggest sports game franchise.
A generation ago, people mocked the idea of video gaming being anything but a frivolous hobby. In a similar manner, esports, or gaming tournaments fashioned after popular athletic events, have generated their own viable economy.
As Hawthorne, Calif.-based rocket firm SpaceX gears up for its Crew Dragon test launch in November from Cape Canaveral, it is also building up its staff to support the mission. Owned by billionaire Elon Musk, SpaceX has 16 job openings in Cape Canaveral — its main location for launch operations. Among the various jobs available, the company is hiring for a Crew Dragon launch operations engineer, senior Dragon recovery operations engineer and Crew Dragon recovery technician.
Today Electronic Arts Inc. (EA) launched EA SPORTS Madden NFL 19 on Origin for PC, Xbox One and PlayStation 4. This year’s game delivers all-new animation and some of the smoothest gameplay ever with the introduction of Real Player Motion (RPM) Tech, along with Franchise mode enhancements that allow players to solidify their strategy and build their own NFL dynasty. Last but not least, the Madden NFL franchise returns to PC, bringing with it unlocked frame rates, mouse and keyboard controls and more (see here for details on PC specs and requirements).
Video game stocks have been red hot for the past five years. During that stretch, Activision (NASDAQ:ATVI), Take-Two (NASDAQ:TTWO), and Electronic Arts (NASDAQ:EA) have all rallied more than 300%, with TTWO stock leading the way with 600% gains. Plus, these video game publishers have figured out a way to boost monetization rates through micro-transactions.
Since the middle of July, shares of the video game maker Electronic Arts Inc. ( EA) have been trampled, with the stock falling by nearly 14%. Some options traders are betting the recent pullback may be a bit too much. The long straddle options strategy is also suggesting the stock rises or falls by nearly 15% from the $130 strike price by January expiration.
The video game company's quarterly profit beat was overshadowed by a guidance cut. The food delivery giant, by contrast, was rewarded.
The Largest Competition in Madden NFL History Kicks Off Tomorrow; ESPN to Telecast Madden NFL 19 Championship Series Tournaments; All 32 NFL Teams Represented in the Madden NFL 19
NEW YORK, Aug. 06, 2018-- In new independent research reports released early this morning, Fundamental Markets released its latest key findings for all current investors, traders, and shareholders of Electronic ...