Activision Blizzard Company Profile (NASDAQ:ATVI)

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Activision Blizzard (NASDAQ:ATVI) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Hold Rating(s), 18 Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.90)
Consensus Price Target: $39.93 (3.63% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Activision Blizzard (NASDAQ:ATVI)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetActions
7/18/2016Jefferies GroupReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
7/12/2016Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingBuy$35.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
7/6/2016WedbushReiterated RatingOutperform$43.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
7/1/2016Cowen and CompanyReiterated RatingOutperform$44.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/30/2016Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingOutperformView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/26/2016Pacific CrestReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/18/2016Barclays PLCReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/17/2016Piper Jaffray Cos.Reiterated RatingOverweight$42.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/16/2016BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingHold$34.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/26/2016MacquarieReiterated RatingOutperform$36.00 -> $40.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/8/2016Credit Suisse Group AGReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/8/2016Sterne Agee CRTReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/9/2016MKM PartnersBoost Price TargetBuy$38.00 -> $40.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/6/2016Benchmark Co.Reiterated RatingBuy$37.63 -> $40.45View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/6/2016MizuhoBoost Price TargetBuy$35.00 -> $42.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
3/1/2016Bank of America Corp.Initiated CoverageNeutralView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
2/16/2016Hilliard LyonsUpgradeNeutral -> Buy$29.23View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
11/11/2015ArgusBoost Price TargetBuy$34.00 -> $41.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
11/5/2015KeyCorpBoost Price TargetOverweight$30.00 -> $41.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
8/5/2015Brean CapitalReiterated RatingBuy$30.00 -> $32.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
8/8/2014Longbow ResearchUpgradeNeutral -> Buy$28.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
8/6/2014CRT CapitalBoost Price TargetBuy$24.00 -> $27.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
8/5/2014Ascendiant Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetBuy$24.00 -> $26.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
(Data available from 7/24/2014 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Activision Blizzard (NASDAQ:ATVI)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallActions
8/2/2016        
5/5/2016Q116$0.12$0.23$812.14 million$908.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/11/2016Q415$0.86$0.83$2.20 billion$2.12 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/2/2015Q315$0.15$0.21$956.51 million$1.04 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/4/2015Q215$0.08$0.13$666.28 million$759.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/6/2015Q115$0.07$0.16$650.47 million$703.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/5/2015Q414$0.88$0.94$2.24 billion$2.21 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/4/2014Q314$0.13$0.23$1,000.00 million$1.17 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/5/2014Q214$0.02$0.06$607.75 million$658.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/6/2014Q114$0.10$0.19$688.23 million$772.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/6/2013Q313$0.03$0.08$589.43 million$657.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/1/2013Q2 2013$0.07$0.08$605.21 million$608.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/8/2013Q1 2013$0.11$0.17$705.04 million$804.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/7/2013Q4 2012$0.72$0.78$2.44 billion$2.60 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/7/2012Q312$0.08$0.15$710.20 million$751.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/2/2012$0.12$0.20ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/9/2012$0.04$0.06ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/9/2012$0.56$0.62ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/8/2011$0.02$0.07ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/3/2011$0.05$0.10ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/9/2011$0.08$0.13ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/9/2011$0.51$0.53ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Activision Blizzard (NASDAQ:ATVI)
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q3 20161$0.36$0.36$0.36
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Activision Blizzard (NASDAQ:ATVI)
Annual Dividend:$0.26
Dividend Yield:0.63%
Payout Ratio:23.21% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
15.38% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
13.83% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)

Dividend History for Activision Blizzard (NASDAQ:ATVI)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable DateShare
2/11/2016quarterly$0.260.88%3/28/20163/30/20165/11/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/5/2015quarterly$0.231.04%3/26/20153/30/20155/13/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/7/2014annual$0.201.02%3/17/20143/19/20145/14/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/6/2014quarterly$0.203/19/20145/14/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/8/2013annual$0.191.42%3/18/20133/20/20135/15/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/7/2013quarterly$0.193/20/20135/15/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Activision Blizzard (NASDAQ:ATVI)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionActions
6/14/2016Michael MorhaimeCEOSell1,150,000$38.15$43,872,500.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
6/13/2016Michael MorhaimeCEOSell163,400$37.77$6,171,618.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/20/2016Stephen G WerebInsiderSell71,775$37.56$2,695,869.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/16/2016Thomas TipplCOOSell300,000$39.08$11,724,000.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/14/2016Eric HirshbergCEOSell168,699$32.49$5,481,030.51View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/8/2016Stephen G WerebInsiderSell49,453$30.95$1,530,570.35View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/25/2016Christopher B WaltherInsiderSell74,121$32.15$2,382,990.15View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/12/2014Humam SakhniniInsiderSell394,280$22.88$9,021,126.40View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/8/2014Brian HodousInsiderSell29,624$20.76$614,994.24View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/21/2014Thomas TipplCOOSell191,170$19.81$3,787,077.70View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/19/2014Thomas TipplCOOSell52,372$19.80$1,036,965.60View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
9/10/2013Eric HirshbergCEOSell66,400$17.20$1,142,080.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
9/6/2013Eric HirshbergCEOSell43,768$17.22$753,684.96View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/15/2013Christopher WaltherInsiderSell200,000$17.23$3,446,000.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/14/2013Brian HodousInsiderSell50,000$17.45$872,500.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/13/2013Thomas TipplCOOSell1,318,747$17.27$22,774,760.69View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/12/2013Eric HirshbergCEOSell62,564$17.16$1,073,598.24View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/7/2013Stephen WerebInsiderSell185,876$17.53$3,258,406.28View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/6/2013Thomas TipplCOOSell273,507$17.77$4,860,219.39View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Activision Blizzard (NASDAQ:ATVI)
DateHeadline
07/23/16 02:37 PMFriday Session Wrap-up for Activision Blizzard, Inc. (NASDAQ:ATVI) - Engelwood Daily
07/23/16 02:37 PMStock Performance Rundown on Activision Blizzard, Inc. (NASDAQ:ATVI) - Engelwood Daily
07/23/16 02:37 PMSell-Side Analysts Believe Activision Blizzard, Inc (NASDAQ:ATVI) Will Tick Towards $42.87 - TGP
07/23/16 02:37 PMStock to keep an eye on: Activision Blizzard, Inc. (NASDAQ:ATVI) - News Oracle
07/23/16 04:57 AMScopus Asset Management LP Increased Activision Blizzard INC (NASDAQ:ATVI) by $29.34 Million as Shares Declined - Press Telegraph
07/22/16 06:56 PMWhat Could Turn around a Dull 2016 for the Invesco American Franchise Fund? -
07/22/16 03:52 PMActivision Blizzard's Next Huge Growth Drivers - These 3 trends look promising for Activision Blizzard shareholders.
07/22/16 02:37 PMLong Term Investors Take Notice: Activision Blizzard, Inc. (NASDAQ:ATVI) - TGP
07/22/16 02:37 PMStocks within Analysts Spotlight: Activision Blizzard, Inc (NASDAQ:ATVI) , Turkcell Iletisim Hizmetleri AS (NYSE:TKC) - Street Updates
07/22/16 02:37 PMNotable Watch List: Activision Blizzard, Inc.(NASDAQ:ATVI), Progenics Pharmaceuticals, Inc.(NASDAQ:PGNX) - NYSE Journal (press release)
07/22/16 12:08 PMActivision's 'Overwatch' Leads Soft Month For Video Game Sales -
07/22/16 09:45 AMWill Nintendo Continue to Soar? -
07/21/16 02:37 PMMarket Minute - Focus on Activision Blizzard, Inc (NASDAQ:ATVI) Stock - TGP
07/20/16 04:15 PMFor Activision Blizzard, Licensing Is a Catalyst - [at Investopedia] - In a week that's sure to be filled with news from San Diego Comic-Con, Activision Blizzard (NASDAQ: ATVI) has unveiled new details about yet another licensing deal, this time with independent publisher ...
07/20/16 12:56 PMPokemon GO, Nintendo And Peter Lynch - [at Forbes] - The Pokemon GO craze is like nothing I have seen before. We were in a small group of about 20 people waiting our turn to finally go up the elevator to the top. Three different groups within that larger group were all playing Pokemon GO. The elevator operator had little to
07/20/16 11:28 AMLiveblogging Destiny's 'Rise of Iron' Walkthrough Stream - [at Forbes] - Bungie is doing its first walkthrough of Destiny's new expansion, Rise of Iron today. Tune in to see what lurks in the Plaguelands and other new locations.
07/20/16 10:44 AMWorth Watching Stocks News Review: Activision Blizzard, Inc. (NASDAQ:ATVI), Whiting Petroleum Corp (NYSE:WLL) - NYSE Journal (press release)
07/20/16 10:44 AMStock Strength in Focus for Activision Blizzard, Inc. (NASDAQ:ATVI) - Press Telegraph
07/19/16 08:02 PMActivision Blizzard : Team Envyus Wins North American Stage 2 Finals of the Call of Duty World League (CWL), Presented by PlayStation® 4
07/19/16 08:02 PMShould Nintendo Really Be Worth More Than Activision Blizzard?
07/19/16 02:39 PMTech Stocks News Bulletin: Applied Materials, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMAT), Activision Blizzard, Inc. (NASDAQ:ATVI) - share market updates (press release)
07/19/16 02:39 PMEMC Corporation (NYSE:EMC) & Activision Blizzard, (NASDAQ:ATVI) Traders Recap - Money News (press release)
07/19/16 02:39 PMShares of Activision Blizzard Inc (ATVI) Sees Large Inflow of Net Money Flow - TheFounders Daily
07/19/16 08:50 AMSolid Performer in Focus: Activision Blizzard, Inc. (NASDAQ:ATVI) - Engelwood Daily
07/19/16 08:50 AMCi Global Investments INC Decreased Stake in Activision Blizzard INC (NASDAQ:ATVI) by $20.09 Million as Shares ... - Press Telegraph
07/19/16 07:58 AMIRS Taxes Sale Of Pokémon GO Accounts - [at Forbes] - Pokémon GO accounts are being bought and sold, which means the IRS is watching. And the IRS is
07/18/16 02:42 PMAnalysts Pounding the Table on Shares of Activision Blizzard, Inc. (NASDAQ:ATVI) - TGP
07/18/16 02:42 PMActivision Blizzard Inc Realized Volatility Hits Elevated Level - CML News
07/18/16 02:42 PMIs Activision Blizzard Inc (NASDAQ:ATVI) a Potential Growth Stock? - Street Report
07/18/16 02:00 PMWith 688 Million Mobile Users In China, No Wonder Gaming Stock NetEase Keeps Climbing -
07/18/16 08:14 AMActivision Blizzard Reaches Analyst Target Price - In recent trading, shares of Activision Blizzard, Inc. (NASD: ATVI) have crossed above the average analyst 12-month target price of $42.13, changing hands for $42.20/share. When a stock reaches the target an analyst has set, the analyst logically has two ways to react: downgrade on valuation, or, re-adjust their target price to a higher level. Analyst reaction may also depend on the fundamental business developments that may be responsible for driving the stock price higher — if things are looking up for the company, perhaps it is time for that target price to be raised.
07/18/16 07:32 AMHC Stocks Newsbeat: Jabil Circuit, Inc. (NYSE:JBL), Activision Blizzard, Inc. (NASDAQ:ATVI) - share market updates (press release)
07/18/16 07:32 AMShares of Activision Blizzard Inc (ATVI) Rally 2.2% - TheFounders Daily
07/18/16 12:30 AM[$$] ‘Pokémon Go’ Players Cash In -
07/17/16 02:34 PMEPS Growth Watch for Activision Blizzard, Inc. (NASDAQ:ATVI) - TGP
07/17/16 02:34 PMActivision Blizzard, Inc (NASDAQ:ATVI) Quarterly Accounts Payable At $150 Millions - RealistInvestor.com
07/17/16 12:13 PM[$$] 'Pokémon Go' Players Cash In -
07/17/16 07:24 AMNext Weeks Broker Price Targets For Activision Blizzard, Inc (NASDAQ:ATVI) - Fiscal Standard
07/16/16 02:39 PMShare Performance Summary for: Activision Blizzard, Inc. (NASDAQ:ATVI) - Press Telegraph
07/16/16 09:46 AMScopus Asset Management LP Increased Activision Blizzard INC (NASDAQ:ATVI) by $29.34 Million as Shares Declined - Consumer Eagle
07/15/16 06:55 PMRecent Analysts Ratings Fluctuations: Activision Blizzard, Inc (NASDAQ:ATVI) , Trina Solar Limited (NYSE:TSL) - Street Updates
07/15/16 06:55 PMActivision Blizzard, Inc. (NASDAQ:ATVI)'s Call Of Duty: Black OPS III Descent Is Available For Sony's PlayStation 4 - Journal Transcript
07/15/16 06:55 PMActivision Blizzard, Inc. (NASDAQ:ATVI) from Multimedia & Graphics Software – Todays Top Gains - Twin County News
07/14/16 08:06 PMOption Market: Activision Blizzard Inc Risk Hits An Inflection Point - CML News
07/14/16 02:41 PMDavidson Kempner Capital Management LP Decreased Stake in Activision Blizzard INC (NASDAQ:ATVI) by $35.89 ... - Consumer Eagle
07/14/16 02:41 PMIs Activision Blizzard, Inc.(NASDAQ: ATVI), a large market cap stock a smart buy? - The Daily Leicester
07/13/16 02:40 PMTech Stocks Highlights: Oracle Corporation (NYSE:ORCL), Activision Blizzard, Inc. (NASDAQ:ATVI) - share market updates (press release)
07/13/16 02:40 PMShort Term Rating on Activision Blizzard Inc (ATVI) - Trade Calls
07/13/16 12:18 PM[$$] Nintendo has ventured into a scary world - [at Financial Times] - There is nothing like a craze. Pokémon Go, the augmented reality video game that uses smartphones to overlay Nintendo's pocket monster characters on real-life locations, is taking over the world. Since ...
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About Activision Blizzard

Activision Blizzard logoActivision Blizzard, Inc. is a developer and publisher of online, personal computer (PC), video game console, handheld, mobile and tablet games. The Company operates through Activision Publishing, Inc. (Activision) and its subsidiaries, Blizzard Entertainment, Inc. (Blizzard) and its subsidiaries, and Other segments. The Company also develops products spanning other genres, including first-person action, action/adventure, role-playing, simulation and strategy. It distributes interactive entertainment hardware and software products in Europe through its European distribution subsidiaries: Centresoft in the United Kingdom and NBG in Germany. It offers games that operate on the Microsoft Corporation (Microsoft) Xbox One (Xbox One) and Xbox 360 (Xbox 360), Nintendo Co. Ltd. (Nintendo) Wii U (Wii U) and Wii (Wii), and Sony Computer Entertainment Inc. (Sony) PlayStation 4 (PS4) and PlayStation 3 (PS3) console systems.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Consumer Discretionary
  • Industry: Multimedia & Graphics Software
  • Sub-Industry: Home Entertainment Software
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: ATVI
  • CUSIP: 00507V10
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $41.27
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $39.51
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $35.50
  • P/E Ratio: 37.20
  • P/E Growth: 1.14
  • Market Cap: $30.59B
  • Beta: 0.99
  • Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.69 EPS
  • Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.88 EPS
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Activision Blizzard (NASDAQ:ATVI) Chart for Sunday, July, 24, 2016