NASDAQ:EA - Electronic Arts Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $95.92 -0.94 (-0.97 %) (As of 02/22/2019 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$96.86Today's Range$92.85 - $97.3152-Week Range$73.91 - $151.26Volume11.62 million shsAverage Volume9.24 million shsMarket Capitalization$28.74 billionP/E Ratio27.88Dividend YieldN/ABeta1.2 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Electronic Arts Inc. develops, markets, publishes, and distributes games, content, and services for game consoles, PCs, mobile phones, and tablets worldwide. The company develops and publishes games and services across various genres, such as sports, first-person shooter, action, role-playing, and simulation primarily under the Battlefield, Mass Effect, Need for Speed, The Sims, and Plants v. Zombies brands; and license games from others, such as FIFA, Madden NFL, and Star Wars. It also provides advertisement services on its online Web pages and games; and licenses its game software to third parties. The company markets and sells its games and services through digital distribution channels, as well as through retail channels, such as mass market retailers, electronics specialty stores, and game software specialty stores. Electronic Arts Inc. was founded in 1982 and is headquartered in Redwood City, California. Receive EA News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for EA and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NASDAQ Industry Prepackaged software Sub-IndustryHome Entertainment Software SectorConsumer Discretionary Current SymbolNASDAQ:EA Previous Symbol CUSIP28551210 CIK712515 Webwww.ea.com Phone650-628-1500Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.19 Current Ratio2.99 Quick Ratio2.99Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio27.88 Forward P/E Ratio30.55 P/E Growth2.09 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$5.15 billion Price / Sales5.58 Cash Flow$3.8414 per share Price / Cash Flow24.97 Book Value$17.84 per share Price / Book5.38Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$3.44 Net Income$1.04 billion Net Margins26.77% Return on Equity23.21% Return on Assets13.95%Miscellaneous Employees9,300 Outstanding Shares299,596,000Market Cap$28.74 billion Next Earnings Date5/14/2019 (Estimated) OptionableOptionable Electronic Arts (NASDAQ:EA) Frequently Asked Questions What is Electronic Arts' stock symbol? Electronic Arts trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "EA." How will Electronic Arts' stock buyback program work? Electronic Arts declared that its board has initiated a share repurchase program on Sunday, June 4th 2017, which permits the company to buyback $1,200,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization permits the company to repurchase up to 45% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares buyback programs are usually an indication that the company's leadership believes its shares are undervalued. How were Electronic Arts' earnings last quarter? Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ:EA) announced its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, February, 5th. The game software company reported $1.87 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $1.75 by $0.12. The game software company had revenue of $1.61 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.75 billion. Electronic Arts had a net margin of 26.77% and a return on equity of 23.21%. The company's quarterly revenue was down 18.4% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the business earned ($0.60) EPS. View Electronic Arts' Earnings History. When is Electronic Arts' next earnings date? Electronic Arts is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, May 14th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Electronic Arts. What guidance has Electronic Arts issued on next quarter's earnings? Electronic Arts issued an update on its fourth quarter earnings guidance on Tuesday, February, 5th. The company provided EPS guidance of $0.56 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $0.74. The company issued revenue guidance of $1.17 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $1.48 billion.Electronic Arts also updated its FY 2019 guidance to $3.85-3.85 EPS. What price target have analysts set for EA? 26 brokers have issued 12-month target prices for Electronic Arts' stock. Their predictions range from $83.00 to $150.00. On average, they expect Electronic Arts' share price to reach $112.84 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 17.6% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Electronic Arts. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Electronic Arts? 26 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Electronic Arts in the last year. There are currently 5 hold ratings and 21 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Electronic Arts. Has Electronic Arts been receiving favorable news coverage? News headlines about EA stock have been trending positive recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research firm identifies negative and positive news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Electronic Arts earned a news sentiment score of 2.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news articles about the game software company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next several days. Are investors shorting Electronic Arts? Electronic Arts saw a drop in short interest in January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totalling 6,775,191 shares, a drop of 22.8% from the January 15th total of 8,771,962 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 4,401,564 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 1.5 days. Approximately 2.3% of the shares of the stock are sold short. View Electronic Arts' Current Options Chain. Who are some of Electronic Arts' key competitors? Some companies that are related to Electronic Arts include VMware (VMW), Intuit (INTU), ServiceNow (NOW), Dassault Systemes (DASTY), Autodesk (ADSK), Activision Blizzard (ATVI), Square (SQ), Splunk (SPLK), Check Point Software Technologies (CHKP), Shopify (SHOP), CA (CA), Veeva Systems (VEEV), Synopsys (SNPS), Cadence Design Systems (CDNS) and SS&C Technologies (SSNC). What other stocks do shareholders of Electronic Arts own? Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Electronic Arts investors own include Alibaba Group (BABA), NVIDIA (NVDA), Netflix (NFLX), Activision Blizzard (ATVI), Micron Technology (MU), Visa (V), Adobe (ADBE), salesforce.com (CRM), Walt Disney (DIS) and Intel (INTC). Who are Electronic Arts' key executives? Electronic Arts' management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Andrew Wilson, CEO & Director (Age 44)Mr. Blake J. Jorgensen, COO & CFO (Age 59)Mr. Kenneth Moss, Exec. VP & CTO (Age 53)Mr. Christopher Bruzzo, Chief Marketing Officer (Age 49)Mr. Kenneth A. Barker, Sr. VP & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 52) Who are Electronic Arts' major shareholders? Electronic Arts' stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (7.22%), Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA (3.86%), Brown Advisory Inc. (1.41%), Geode Capital Management LLC (1.21%), Northern Trust Corp (1.20%) and Amundi Pioneer Asset Management Inc. (1.19%). Company insiders that own Electronic Arts stock include Andrew Wilson, Blake J Jorgensen, Chris Bruzzo, Denise Warren, Jacob J Schatz, Jay C Hoag, Joel Linzner, Kenneth A Barker, Kenneth A Moss, Laura Miele, Lawrence F Probst III, Leonard S Coleman Jr, Luis A Ubinas, Matthew Bilbey, Patrick Soderlund, Peter R Moore and Vijayanthimala Singh. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Electronic Arts. Which institutional investors are selling Electronic Arts stock? EA stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Carmignac Gestion, UBS Oconnor LLC, UBS Oconnor LLC, Macquarie Group Ltd., BlackRock Inc., DSM Capital Partners LLC and SPO Advisory Corp. Company insiders that have sold Electronic Arts company stock in the last year include Andrew Wilson, Blake J Jorgensen, Chris Bruzzo, Jacob J Schatz, Jay C Hoag, Joel Linzner, Kenneth A Barker, Kenneth A Moss, Laura Miele, Lawrence F Probst III, Leonard S Coleman Jr, Luis A Ubinas, Matthew Bilbey, Patrick Soderlund and Vijayanthimala Singh. View Insider Buying and Selling for Electronic Arts. Which institutional investors are buying Electronic Arts stock? EA stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund, Two Sigma Advisers LP, Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA, CI Investments Inc., Amundi Pioneer Asset Management Inc., Fir Tree Capital Management LP, Swedbank and Brown Advisory Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Electronic Arts. How do I buy shares of Electronic Arts? Shares of EA can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab. What is Electronic Arts' stock price today? One share of EA stock can currently be purchased for approximately $95.92. How big of a company is Electronic Arts? Electronic Arts has a market capitalization of $28.74 billion and generates $5.15 billion in revenue each year. The game software company earns $1.04 billion in net income (profit) each year or $3.44 on an earnings per share basis. Electronic Arts employs 9,300 workers across the globe. What is Electronic Arts' official website? The official website for Electronic Arts is http://www.ea.com. How can I contact Electronic Arts? Electronic Arts' mailing address is 209 REDWOOD SHORES PARKWAY, REDWOOD CITY CA, 94065. The game software company can be reached via phone at 650-628-1500 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for Electronic Arts (NASDAQ EA)Community Ranking: 3.2 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 1,279 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 703 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 1,982MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Electronic Arts and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe EA will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe EA will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 2/22/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: Is the QQQ ETF safe?