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Investment Research Analysts Opinion: Activision Blizzard, Inc. (ATVI), General Motors Company (GM)

11 February 2017, 12:48 | Candice Butler

Activision Blizzard had 447 million Monthly Active Users (MAUs) in the quarter. The stock has gained consensus mean rating of Buy based on the analysis of brokerage analyst firms polled. Looking at the stock's movement on the chart, Activision Blizzard, Inc. recorded a 52-week high of $45.55. The firm's quarterly revenue was up 81.2% compared to the same quarter a year ago.

Activision Blizzard, Inc will release next earnings on Feb 09, 2017 with an estimated EPS consensus of $0.72. Number of analysts are covering this stock and now stock has got OUTPERFORM rating from 8 analysts of Thomson Reuters, 4 analysts given HOLD rating to the stock. Company price to earnings (P/E) ratio, which measures the relationship between the earnings of a company and its stock price, is calculated as 34.52. Following the Plan, if any person or group acquires 4.99% or more of the outstanding shares of the Company's common stock, or if a person or group that already owns 4.99% or more of the Company's common stock acquires additional shares of the Company's common stock, then, subject to certain exceptions, there would be a triggering event under the Plan. EPS or Earning per Share stands at $1.15. Piper Jaffray Companies reissued an "overweight" rating and set a $51.00 target price on shares of Activision Blizzard in a research report on Monday, October 24th. Analysts forecast that Activision Blizzard will post $2.02 EPS for the current year. ZACCONI RICCARDO sold 19,761 shares in the company at $40.09 each and collected $792,000 in proceeds. Following the transaction, the chief executive officer now owns 69,583 shares in the company, valued at approximately $2,789,582.47. Over the last six months and over the last three months, the shares of Activision Blizzard, Inc. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at this link. The day began at US$35.28 but the price moved to US$35.02 at one point during the trading and finally capitulating to a session high of US$35.4.

A number of hedge funds have recently bought and sold shares of the stock. California State Teachers Retirement System increased its stake in Activision Blizzard by 7.6% in the second quarter. The stock is now trading -1.57 percent higher from its SMA-50. TIAA CREF Investment Management LLC boosted its stake in shares of Activision Blizzard by 3.4% in the third quarter. The company's quarterly performance represents an optimistic momentum of 25.54 percent, with a decline of -2.11 percent in the stock price over the last one month.

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At Bancorp reduced its stake in Activision Blizzard by 9.78% during the most recent quarter end.

Activision Blizzard Last issued its quarterly earnings results on Feb 9, 2017.

Activision Blizzard is a worldwide pure-play online and console game publisher with leading market positions across all categories of the rapidly growing interactive entertainment software industry.



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