Activision Blizzard Company Profile (NASDAQ:ATVI)

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Activision Blizzard (NASDAQ:ATVI) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Hold Rating(s), 17 Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.85)
Consensus Price Target: $40.38 (0.28% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Activision Blizzard (NASDAQ:ATVI)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetActions
7/28/2016MKM PartnersDowngradeBuy -> Neutral$40.00 -> $42.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
7/27/2016Piper Jaffray Cos.Reiterated RatingOverweight$42.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
7/26/2016Bank of America Corp.Reiterated RatingNeutral$44.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
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
6/16/2016BMO 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
5/6/2016Benchmark 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
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 7/29/2014 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Activision Blizzard (NASDAQ:ATVI)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallActions
8/4/2016Q216$0.41$1.44 billionN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
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:0.65%
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
07/29/16 07:58 AMNotable Stock Broker Reports on Activision Blizzard, Inc. (NASDAQ:ATVI)
07/28/16 03:43 PMNotable Stock Broker Reports on Activision Blizzard, Inc. (NASDAQ:ATVI) - The Voice Registrar
07/28/16 03:43 PMAnalyst Downgrades: Alere Inc, Infinera Corp., and Activision Blizzard, Inc. - Schaeffers Research (blog)
07/28/16 03:43 PMAnalyst Downgrades: Alere Inc, Infinera Corp., and Activision Blizzard, Inc. - Schaeffers Research (blog)
07/28/16 03:43 PMActivision Blizzard, Inc. (NASDAQ:ATVI) Slips as MKM Partners Downgrades to Neutral - TCC
07/28/16 03:43 PMActivision Blizzard, Inc. (NASDAQ:ATVI) Slips as MKM Partners Downgrades to Neutral - TCC
07/28/16 11:24 AMActivision Blizzard, Inc. (ATVI) Slips as MKM Partners Downgrades to Neutral
07/28/16 09:37 AMActivision Blizzard downgraded by MKM Partners -
07/28/16 08:05 AMWhat Do Analysts Recommend for Activision? - [at Market Realist] - As of July 22, 2016, Activision Blizzard (ATVI) generated investor returns of 58.3% in the trailing-12-month period and 12.1% in the trailing-one-month period.
07/27/16 08:24 PMActivision’s Data Retrieval Patent Killed Under Alice
07/27/16 02:39 PMNotable Research Reports: Linear Technology Corporation (NASDAQ:LLTC), Activision Blizzard, Inc. (NASDAQ:ATVI) - Review Fortune
07/27/16 02:39 PMStock in the Spotlight: Activision Blizzard, Inc. (NASDAQ:ATVI) - News Oracle
07/27/16 10:07 AMElectronic Arts and Activision: The E-Sports Angle -
07/26/16 02:30 PMActivision Blizzard Inc (NASDAQ:ATVI): Continue to Grow - Street Report
07/26/16 10:33 AMActivision and Electronic Arts: Look to Digital Revenues - [at Market Realist] - As we saw in the previous part of this series, digital revenues accounted for 64% of Activision's total revenue, or $926 million, in 1Q16.
07/26/16 10:33 AMWhat Do Analysts Expect from Activision’s 2Q16 Earnings? - [at Market Realist] - The US-based (SPY) Activision (ATVI) will be announcing its 2Q16 results on August 4.
07/26/16 07:46 AMActivision Blizzard to host conference call on changes to financial reporting - [at MarketWatch] - Activision Blizzard Inc. said Tuesday it will host a conference call on July 29 to discuss changes it is planning to its financial reporting. The video game maker said the changes are in response to the ...
07/26/16 07:25 AM[$$] 'Pokémon Go' May Leave Competitors Hunting for Gamers' Attention -
07/26/16 07:08 AMActivision Blizzard to Host Conference Call to Discuss Updates in Financial Reporting - [at noodls] - SANTA MONICA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Activision Blizzard, Inc. (Nasdaq: ATVI) will host a conference call on July 29, 2016 to discuss changes to the way it externally reports its financial results in ...
07/25/16 03:11 PMActivision Blizzard : Attend BlizzCon® 2016 from Anywhere with the Virtual Ticket
07/25/16 03:11 PM'Overwatch' Could Put Activision Q2 Results Over Street Estimates
07/25/16 03:11 PMActivision Blizzard, Inc.: This ATVI Stock Setup Has 251% Upside
07/25/16 12:48 PMAttend BlizzCon® 2016 from Anywhere with the Virtual Ticket - [at noodls] - Join us in celebrating 25 years of gaming and friendship with live HD coverage of Blizzard Entertainment's 10th BlizzCon, taking place November 4-5 Virtual Ticket on sale now at BlizzCon.com IRVINE, Calif.--(BUSINESS ...
07/25/16 11:40 AMAcquiring King Was Worth It for Activision Blizzard - King could provide serious revenue for Activision in the long term.
07/25/16 07:26 AMActivision Blizzard Inc (ATVI) Shares are Down -1.8% - Trade Calls
07/24/16 02:35 PMAccounts Payable For Activision Blizzard, Inc (NASDAQ:ATVI) Stood At $150 - RealistInvestor.com
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

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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: $40.89
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $39.89
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $35.64
  • P/E Ratio: 36.15
  • P/E Growth: 1.00
  • Market Cap: $29.73B
  • 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 Friday, July, 29, 2016