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King Digital Entertainment PLC Company Profile (NYSE:KING)

Consensus Ratings for King Digital Entertainment PLC (NYSE:KING) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 9 Hold Rating(s), 1 Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.10)
Consensus Price Target: $19.00 (5.56% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for King Digital Entertainment PLC (NYSE:KING)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetActions
11/10/2015Morgan StanleyDowngradeOverweight -> Equal Weight$18.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
11/5/2015WedbushDowngradeOutperform -> Neutral$12.72 -> $18.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
11/5/2015Cowen and CompanyDowngradeOutperform -> Market Perform$18.00 -> $27.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
11/5/2015Stifel NicolausDowngradeBuy -> Hold$19.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
11/4/2015Deutsche BankReiterated RatingHold$18.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
11/4/2015RBC CapitalBoost Price TargetNeutral -> Sector Perform$15.00 -> $18.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
9/4/2015Pacific CrestReiterated RatingEqual WeightView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
8/16/2015BarclaysReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
8/14/2015Credit SuisseLower Price TargetOutperform$20.00 -> $19.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
8/14/2015JPMorgan Chase & Co.DowngradeOverweight -> Neutral$20.00 -> $17.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/15/2015Bank of AmericaSet Price TargetHold$17.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
2/13/2015Sterne Agee CRTReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
2/13/2015BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
8/13/2014Piper JaffrayDowngradeOverweight -> Neutral$28.00 -> $16.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
(Data available from 6/25/2014 forward)
Earnings History for King Digital Entertainment PLC (NYSE:KING)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallActions
5/12/2016        
2/11/2016Q4$0.39$0.38$461.35 million$461.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/4/2015Q315$0.38$0.45$455.46 million$479.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/13/2015Q215$0.43$0.49$489.94 million$500.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/14/2015Q115$0.53$0.61$565.20 million$569.51 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/12/2015Q414$0.47$0.57$519.23 million$545.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/6/2014Q314$0.47$0.45$495.30 million$514.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/12/2014Q214$0.50$0.52$455.50 million$593.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/7/2014Q1$0.57$0.41$205.90 million$606.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)
Earnings Estimates for King Digital Entertainment PLC (NYSE:KING)
No earnings estimates for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Current Dividend Information for King Digital Entertainment PLC (NYSE:KING)
Annual Dividend:$0.00
Dividend Yield:0.00%
Payout Ratio:0.00%
Dividend Growth:0.00% (3 Year Average)

Dividend History for King Digital Entertainment PLC (NYSE:KING)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable DateShare
2/17/2015special$0.943/2/20153/4/20153/24/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/12/2014$0.479/26/20149/30/201410/22/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
Insider Trading History for King Digital Entertainment PLC (NYSE:KING)
No insider trades for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Latest Headlines for King Digital Entertainment PLC (NYSE:KING)
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06/24/16 04:50 PM24/06/16 IoT industry needs to focus on demand rather than need concludes Future of Wireless International Conference - Cambridge Wireless (press release)
06/24/16 04:50 PMHow Many King Digital Entertainment PLC (NYSE:KING)'s Analysts Are Bearish? - Engelwood Daily
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06/22/16 09:30 AMTencent Seals Deal to Buy ‘Clash of Clans’ Developer Supercell for $8.6 Billion
06/21/16 04:32 PMTencent leads $8.6bn deal for clash of clans studio - Moneyweb.co.za
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06/21/16 09:21 AMChina's Tencent Buys Control of Clash of Clans Maker for $8.6 Billion - Bloomberg
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06/15/16 04:50 PMChina's Tencent Nears Deal for 'Clash of Clans' Maker Supercell - Wall Street Journal
05/31/16 08:15 AMShare Rating Focus on King Digital Entertainment plc (NYSE:KING) - HNN - Share Rating Focus on King Digital Entertainment plc (NYSE:KING)HNNPresently, Wall Street analysts have given a consensus stock rating of N/A on shares of King Digital Entertainment plc (NYSE:KING). Covering analysts will typically provide Buy, Sell, or Hold recommendations based on extensive research. This consensus ...and more »
05/26/16 01:23 PMBAME Power List Targets Diversity Deficit at Top of Business - The list also has heavyweight backing from PWC, LinkedIn, Unilever, Barclays, Slaughter and May, the Bank of England, King Digital Entertainment PLC and Babcock International. Critics might question why people from a BAME background need to be specifically ...
05/22/16 01:05 PMMarvel's Luke Cage season 1 will see a lot of lives lost, according to Mike Colter - GamesRadar (blog) - GamesRadar (blog)Marvel's Luke Cage season 1 will see a lot of lives lost, according to Mike ColterGamesRadar (blog)The next Marvel series to hit Netflix arrives in four months. Luke Cage already debuted in Jessica Jones, so we know a little about him personally, but as for his standalone show? We're being kept curiously in the dark. Sure, we've had that killer ...and more »
05/18/16 12:12 PMFirst shots of Idris Elba as The Dark Tower's Gunslinger - GamesRadar (blog) - GamesRadar (blog)First shots of Idris Elba as The Dark Tower's GunslingerGamesRadar (blog)Shooting on the first film in a proposed series kicked off earlier this year. A few weeks back a bunch of set photos hit the web, showing off the landscapes and scenery, and we've now got our first look at the man leading the Stephen King adaptation ...and more »
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05/17/16 12:24 PMGame of Thrones' Sophie Turner on THAT moment in this week's episode (SPOILERS) - GamesRadar (blog) - GamesRadar (blog)Game of Thrones' Sophie Turner on THAT moment in this week's episode (SPOILERS)GamesRadar (blog)It happened. After years of near misses two Stark siblings were finally reunited and, like the saying goes, it felt so good. The two characters in question - Sansa Stark and Jon Snow - haven't shared a scene since the pilot, which saw the House of ...and more »
05/15/16 05:50 AMCaesars Entertainment Affiliate Considering Sale of Mobile- and Social-Games Business - Wall Street Journal - Wall Street JournalCaesars Entertainment Affiliate Considering Sale of Mobile- and Social-Games BusinessWall Street JournalAn affiliate of casino giant Caesars Entertainment Corp., which is in danger of following its biggest unit into bankruptcy proceedings, is considering a sale of its fast-growing mobile- and social-games business. Caesars Entertainment's interactive ...and more »
05/12/16 06:08 AMConsensus Rating Review for King Digital Entertainment plc (NYSE:KING) - B.O.D.Y Confidential - Consensus Rating Review for King Digital Entertainment plc (NYSE:KING)B.O.D.Y ConfidentialEquity research analysts currently have a consensus rating of N/A on shares of King Digital Entertainment plc (NYSE:KING). Sell-side analysts will typically rate a company's stock based on extensive research. These ratings usually translate into a Buy ...and more »
05/10/16 05:49 AMCheck on Analyst Ratings King Digital Entertainment plc (NYSE:KING) - B.O.D.Y Confidential - Check on Analyst Ratings King Digital Entertainment plc (NYSE:KING)B.O.D.Y ConfidentialCovering Wall Street analysts have an average rating of N/A on shares of King Digital Entertainment plc (NYSE:KING). This Zacks Research number is compiled from analysts that they have taken into consideration. This consensus rating falls on a 1 to 5 ...and more »
05/08/16 05:31 AMHow Analysts Feel About King Digital Entertainment PLC (NYSE:KING)? - B.O.D.Y Confidential - How Analysts Feel About King Digital Entertainment PLC (NYSE:KING)?B.O.D.Y ConfidentialOut of 7 analysts covering King Digital (NYSE:KING), 1 rate it a “Buy”, 0 “Sell”, while 6 “Hold”. This means 14% are positive. King Digital has been the topic of 9 analyst reports since August 14, 2015 according to StockzIntelligence Inc. Below is a ...
05/06/16 05:57 AMActivision Blizzard Gets Hoped-For Boost From King Digital - Wall Street Journal - Wall Street JournalActivision Blizzard Gets Hoped-For Boost From King DigitalWall Street JournalActivision Blizzard ATVI 1.84 % Inc. banked on a one-two punch of growing digital sales and newly acquired King Digital Entertainment PLC to deliver strong first-quarter earnings and a more robust full-year outlook. The videogame giant's addition of ...Activision Blizzard Post Strong Earnings Helped by the Acquisition of King DigitalTopNews Arab Emiratesall 114 news articles »
05/03/16 05:35 AMAverage Analyst Rating for King Digital Entertainment plc (NYSE:KING) - B.O.D.Y Confidential - Average Analyst Rating for King Digital Entertainment plc (NYSE:KING)B.O.D.Y ConfidentialWall Street analysts have provided an average broker recommendation of N/A on King Digital Entertainment plc (NYSE:KING) shares. The rating is determined by using the average of all analyst recommendations taken into consideration by Zacks Research.and more »
04/27/16 06:34 AMCompany in Focus - King Digital Entertainment plc (NYSE:KING) - The Post - Company in Focus - King Digital Entertainment plc (NYSE:KING)The PostShares of King Digital Entertainment plc (NYSE:KING) have been provided with a top rating from Beta Systems research. This rating takes into consideration analyst opinions, fundamentals and potential future earnings growth. The compiled data also uses ...and more »
04/27/16 06:34 AMKing Digital Entertainment plc (NYSE:KING) Consensus Recommendation Update - News Tribune - King Digital Entertainment plc (NYSE:KING) Consensus Recommendation UpdateNews TribuneZacks.com, founded by Len Zacks, a Mathematics Ph.D. from M.I.T. who discovered that earnings estimate revisions are the most powerful force impacting stock prices, track N/A equity research firms that cover shares of King Digital Entertainment plc ...and more »
04/23/16 05:54 AMKing Digital Entertainment plc (NYSE:KING) Analyst Rating Review - B.O.D.Y Confidential - King Digital Entertainment plc (NYSE:KING) Analyst Rating ReviewB.O.D.Y ConfidentialCovering analysts typically give Buy, Sell and Hold recommendations along with guidance and company earnings projections. Currently, there are N/A analysts that have provided ratings for King Digital Entertainment plc (NYSE:KING). N/A have rated the ...and more »
04/22/16 06:21 AMHow Analysts Rated King Digital Entertainment PLC (NYSE:KING) Last Week? - The Post - Web Breaking NewsHow Analysts Rated King Digital Entertainment PLC (NYSE:KING) Last Week?The PostOut of 7 analysts covering King Digital (NYSE:KING), 1 rate it a “Buy”, 0 “Sell”, while 6 “Hold”. This means 14% are positive. King Digital has been the topic of 9 analyst reports since August 14, 2015 according to StockzIntelligence Inc. Below is a ...California Public Employees Retirement System Has $4404000 Position in King Digital Entertainment PLC (KING)Web Breaking Newsall 2 news articles »
04/20/16 06:50 AMKing Digital Entertainment plc (NYSE:KING) Target Price and Stock Direction Update - News Tribune - King Digital Entertainment plc (NYSE:KING) Target Price and Stock Direction UpdateNews TribuneResearch analysts covering King Digital Entertainment plc (NYSE:KING) shares have provided price target projections on the popular stock. They project that the shares are expected to reach $N/A within the upcoming year. This consensus number they've ...and more »
04/18/16 06:14 AMTracking Earnings for King Digital Entertainment plc (NYSE:KING) - RiversideGazette.com - Tracking Earnings for King Digital Entertainment plc (NYSE:KING)RiversideGazette.comKing Digital Entertainment plc (NYSE:KING) has a current consensus EPS estimate for the quarter of $N/A based on Street analyst predictions. The company is scheduled to next report earnings information on or around N/A for the period ending N/A. In the ...and more »
04/15/16 09:33 AMKing Digital Entertainment plc (NYSE:KING) Analyst Recommendation Outlook - Clinton Financial - King Digital Entertainment plc (NYSE:KING) Analyst Recommendation OutlookClinton FinancialThere are N/A analysts providing ratings for King Digital Entertainment plc (NYSE:KING). N/A have given the stock a “Strong Buy”, N/A rate it a “Buy”, N/A are rating the stock a Hold, and N/A are recommending “Sell”. Every recommendation can be mapped ...
04/13/16 11:43 AMKing Digital Entertainment plc (NYSE:KING): Earnings in Focus - News Tribune - King Digital Entertainment plc (NYSE:KING): Earnings in FocusNews TribuneWhen King Digital Entertainment plc (NYSE:KING) issues their next quarterly report on or near N/A, Wall Street analysts are predicting they will report earnings per share of $N/A. This consensus EPS number is provided by Zacks Research, which might ...and more »
04/12/16 09:40 AMView on Ratings King Digital Entertainment plc (NYSE:KING) - Business Standard Tribune - The Vista VoiceView on Ratings King Digital Entertainment plc (NYSE:KING)Business Standard TribuneUsing a scale from 1 to 5, King Digital Entertainment plc (NYSE:KING) has a rating of N/A on the stock. A score of 1 or 2 indicates a Buy rating, and a score of 4 or 5 indicates a Sell rating. A 3 would indicate a Hold. This consensus number is made up ...Longfellow Investment Management Co. LLC Purchases New Stake in King Digital Entertainment PLC (KING)Web Breaking Newsall 7 news articles »
04/11/16 12:34 PMEarnings Watch on King Digital Entertainment plc (NYSE:KING) - RiversideGazette.com - Earnings Watch on King Digital Entertainment plc (NYSE:KING)RiversideGazette.comKing Digital Entertainment plc (NYSE:KING) has a consensus earnings per share estimate for the current quarter of $N/A based on compiled analyst projections. The company is next expected to release earnings on or around N/A for the period ending N/A.and more »
04/09/16 08:55 AMIs King Digital Entertainment plc (NYSE:KING) a Consensus Buy? - Clinton Financial - Is King Digital Entertainment plc (NYSE:KING) a Consensus Buy?Clinton FinancialEquity research firms covering public U.S companies have a workforce of analysts dedicating their time covering the most popular stocks. Their reports are delivered to institutional investors in order to help make investment decisions. The information ...and more »
04/07/16 09:49 AMRovio Records Operating Loss Over ‘Angry Birds’ Movie - In 2012, King Digital Entertainment PLC and Supercell Oy started to eclipse “Angry Birds” at the top of the charts with “Candy Crush’ and “Clash of Clans,” respectively, two free-to-play games. Rovio launched various diversification projects ...
04/05/16 11:29 PMStock Focus on - King Digital Entertainment plc (NYSE:KING) - Stock Caller - Stock Focus on - King Digital Entertainment plc (NYSE:KING)Stock CallerShares of King Digital Entertainment plc (NYSE:KING) have received a top rating according to Beta Systems research. The rating takes into consideration fundamentals, analyst views, and potential future earnings growth. The compiled data also includes ...and more »
04/05/16 11:06 AMAnalyst Ratings Check King Digital Entertainment plc (NYSE:KING) - Business Standard Tribune - Analyst Ratings Check King Digital Entertainment plc (NYSE:KING)Business Standard TribuneCovering sell-side analysts have an average rating of N/A on shares of King Digital Entertainment plc (NYSE:KING). This Zacks Research number is compiled from analysts that they have taken into consideration. This consensus rating lands on a 1 to 5 scale.and more »
04/04/16 12:58 PMEarnings View for King Digital Entertainment plc (NYSE:KING) - RiversideGazette.com - Earnings View for King Digital Entertainment plc (NYSE:KING)RiversideGazette.comWall Street analysts have a current quarter EPS estimate of $N/A on shares of King Digital Entertainment plc (NYSE:KING). Analysts and investors will be looking ahead to the next company earnings report which is scheduled to be released on or around N ...and more »
04/01/16 11:24 AMShould Investors Buy King Digital Entertainment plc (NYSE:KING)? - Clinton Financial - Should Investors Buy King Digital Entertainment plc (NYSE:KING)?Clinton FinancialOut of the N/A analysts covering shares of King Digital Entertainment plc (NYSE:KING), N/A rate it a “Strong Buy”, N/A rate it a “Buy”, N/A are advising to Hold the shares and N/A are saying “Sell”. Each recommendation can be mapped to an integer using ...and more »
03/29/16 01:14 PMAverage Rating Watch King Digital Entertainment plc (NYSE:KING) - Business Standard Tribune - Average Rating Watch King Digital Entertainment plc (NYSE:KING)Business Standard TribuneStreet analysts that cover King Digital Entertainment plc (NYSE:KING) presently have an average broker rating of N/A on the stock. This average rating comes from Zacks Research compiling polled analyst ratings taken into consideration. The average ...and more »
03/28/16 01:57 PMEarnings Outlook on King Digital Entertainment plc (NYSE:KING) - RiversideGazette.com - Earnings Outlook on King Digital Entertainment plc (NYSE:KING)RiversideGazette.comAnalysts and investors will be looking forward to the next earnings release from King Digital Entertainment plc (NYSE:KING) which is scheduled to be on or around N/A for the period ending N/A. Covering sell-side analysts have a current quarter earnings ...and more »
03/24/16 12:38 PMRating Update for King Digital Entertainment plc (NYSE:KING) - Business Standard Tribune - Rating Update for King Digital Entertainment plc (NYSE:KING)Business Standard TribuneSell-side analysts currently have an average broker rating of N/A on shares of King Digital Entertainment plc (NYSE:KING). This rating averages all the recommendations from analysts that are taken into consideration by Zacks Research. Using a ...and more »
03/21/16 12:03 PMLooking Ahead to Earnings for King Digital Entertainment plc (NYSE:KING) - RiversideGazette.com - Looking Ahead to Earnings for King Digital Entertainment plc (NYSE:KING)RiversideGazette.comInvestors and analysts will be looking ahead to King Digital Entertainment plc (NYSE:KING)'s next earnings report which is slated to be released sometime on or around N/A for the period ending on N/A. Street analysts have a consensus EPS projection of ...Shares Price Target Update For King Digital Entertainment plc (NYSE:KING)Markets Dailyall 2 news articles »
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About King Digital Entertainment PLC

King Digital Entertainment PLC logoKing Digital Entertainment plc is an interactive entertainment company for the mobile world. The Company has four franchises: Candy Crush, Farm Heroes, Bubble Witch and Pet Rescue. The Company develops and publishes games that can be played on its king.com and royalgames.com Websites, Facebook and, mobile platforms, such as iOS and Android. The Company is involved in developing and monetizing digital games on multiple platforms. The Company's games include Candy Crush Saga, Candy Crush Soda Saga, Farm Heroes Saga, Pet Rescue Saga and Bubble Witch 2 Saga. As of December 31, 2014, the Company had 533 million monthly active users (MAUs), 149 million daily active users (DAUs), 356 million monthly unique users (MUUs) and 8,344 million monthly unique payers (MUPs).

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Services
  • Industry: Gaming Activities
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: KING
  • CUSIP:
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $0.00
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $18
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $16
  • P/E Ratio: N/A
  • P/E Growth: 0
  • Market Cap: $N/A
  • Current Quarter EPS Consensus Estimate: $2 EPS
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