Activision Blizzard (ATVI) Earns Buy Rating from Analysts at BTIG Research

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Kentucky Retirement owns 0.21% invested in Activision Blizzard, Inc. It has a 47.31 P/E ratio. The firm develops, publishes, and sells interactive software products and entertainment content through retail channels or digital downloads; and downloadable content. Of the 27 analysts surveyed by Reuters that track Global Positioning System 20 of them rate its stock a hold. Therefore 83% are positive. During the last 52 weeks, the (NYSE:GPS) price has been as high as $35.24 and as low as $21.02. Activision Blizzard had 118 analyst reports since July 28, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. RBC Capital Markets maintained the shares of TDG in report on Wednesday, August 5 with "Sector Perform" rating. (NASDAQ:ATVI) news were published by: Bloomberg.com which released: "Activision Taps Amazon's Twitch to Televise New Esports League" on January 09, 2018, also Seekingalpha.com with their article: "Activision: More To Come In 2018" published on January 03, 2018, Investorplace.com published: "3 Reasons I Might Be Wrong About Activision Blizzard, Inc". Following the sale, the chief executive officer now directly owns 69,583 shares of the company's stock, valued at $2,789,582.47. Kbc Gp Incorporated Nv has invested 0.16% in Activision Blizzard, Inc. Putnam Invests Llc invested in 0.24% or 1.61 million shares. ATVI's profit will be $657.81M for 19.74 P/E if the $0.87 EPS becomes a reality.

Pillar Pacific Capital Management Llc increased its stake in Activision Blizzard Inc (ATVI) by 185.38% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC.

Since January 1, 0001, it had 0 insider buys, and 3 insider sales for $239.12 million activity. Barclays Capital maintained Activision Blizzard, Inc. Vetr upgraded Activision Blizzard from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating and set a $64.58 target price on the stock in a research report on Tuesday, October 10th. Activision Blizzard has a 12-month low of $26.49 and a 12-month high of $45.55. The stock was sold at an average price of $63.64, for a total transaction of $1,257,590.04. ATVI was included in 5 notes of analysts from September 6, 2016. The stock has "Buy" rating by Stifel Nicolaus on Wednesday, December 14. Cowen & Co downgraded the stock to "Hold" rating in Monday, October 9 report. The company was maintained on Friday, November 3 by Jefferies. The company has a Return on Assets (ROA) of 6.40%.

NYSE:GPS) shares were trading higher by 3.62 percent ($1.16) at $33.19 a piece in Thursday's session. About 4.00 million shares traded.


Activision Blizzard (NASDAQ:ATVI) traded up $2.41 during mid-day trading on Monday, reaching $69.24. It has outperformed by 31.13% the S&P500. Sells 7,349 Shares of Activision Blizzard, Inc. Paradigm Asset Management Ltd Liability Corp stated it has 8,510 shares or 0.14% of all its holdings. Capital World Investors acquired a new stake in shares of Activision Blizzard during the third quarter valued at approximately $334,624,000. Franklin Resources Inc. now owns 255,245 shares of the company's stock worth $14,695,000 after buying an additional 229,500 shares during the last quarter. New York State Common Retirement Fund holds 0% or 29,104 shares.

ATVI has price to earnings ratio of 45.87 and the price to current year EPS stands at 7.00%. The firm also offers investors an opportunity to invest in a range of loans based on term and credit characteristics.

WMB traded at an unexpectedly low level on 10/01/2018 when the stock experienced a 0.06% gain to a closing price of $32.75. (NASDAQ:ATVI) for 12.80M shares.

While taking a look at financials, we can look at a number of key indicators about Activision Blizzard, Inc.


Narrow down focus to other ratios, the co has current ratio of 4.80 that indicates if PCAR lies in 1.3% to 3% then it is acceptable for both active and passive investors, but sometimes its varies industry to industry. 1 analysts say it's a Hold while 0 analysts provided their expert opinion as Sell. It increased, as 37 investors sold ATVI shares while 205 reduced holdings. FMR LLC raised its stake in shares of Activision Blizzard by 88.7% in the second quarter. Mizuho reissued a "buy" rating and set a $48.00 price target on shares of Activision Blizzard in a research report on Monday, November 7th. 292,198 were reported by Gru One Trading Limited Partnership. Schroder Management Group holds 0.14% or 1.27M shares in its portfolio. Ing Groep Nv accumulated 111,282 shares. Highvista Strategies Ltd Liability Corp stated it has 53,000 shares. Granite Prtn Limited holds 0.64% or 160,055 shares. Tcw Grp has invested 0.02% in Activision Blizzard, Inc. Kinder Morgan, Inc. (NYSE:KMI) has risen 13.09% since January 11, 2017 and is uptrending. (NASDAQ:ATVI). Jnba holds 6 shares or 0% of its portfolio. For the past month, shares are 0.83%. Illinois-based Front Barnett Assocs Llc has invested 0.09% in Kinder Morgan, Inc. (NYSE:KMI). Nippon Life accumulated 0.03% or 72,800 shares. (NASDAQ:ATVI). 275,000 were accumulated by Gabalex Cap Management Ltd Liability.

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