NASDAQ:EA - Electronic Arts Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$94.07 -0.56 (-0.59 %)
(As of 04/24/2019 12:07 PM ET)
Previous Close$94.63
Today's Range$94.07 - $95.24
52-Week Range$73.91 - $151.26
Volume62,757 shs
Average Volume6.96 million shs
Market Capitalization$28.18 billion
P/E Ratio27.44
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.19
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.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Prepackaged software
Sub-IndustryHome Entertainment Software
SectorConsumer Discretionary
CUSIP28551210
Phone650-628-1500

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$5.15 billion
Cash Flow$3.9894 per share
Book Value$14.98 per share

Profitability

Net Income$1.04 billion

Miscellaneous

Employees9,300
Market Cap$28.18 billion
Next Earnings Date5/7/2019 (Confirmed)
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 announced that its board has authorized a share repurchase program on Sunday, June 4th 2017, which allows the company to repurchase $1,200,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization allows the company to buy up to 45% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock repurchase programs are typically an indication that the company's leadership believes its stock is undervalued.

How were Electronic Arts' earnings last quarter?

Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ:EA) announced its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, February, 5th. The game software company reported $1.87 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $1.75 by $0.12. The game software company earned $1.61 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.75 billion. Electronic Arts had a return on equity of 23.21% and a net margin of 26.77%. The business's quarterly revenue was down 18.4% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted ($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 7th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Electronic Arts.

How can I listen to Electronic Arts' earnings call?

Electronic Arts will be holding an earnings conference call on Tuesday, May 7th at 5:00 PM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at 8663934306.

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?

25 equities research analysts have issued 1 year 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 $112.12 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 19.2% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Electronic Arts.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Electronic Arts?

25 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Electronic Arts in the last year. There are currently 5 hold ratings and 20 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 stories about EA stock have trended somewhat negative on Wednesday, according to InfoTrie. The research group scores the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Electronic Arts earned a daily sentiment score of -1.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news headlines about the game software company a news buzz of 2.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is very unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next several days.

Are investors shorting Electronic Arts?

Electronic Arts saw a decline in short interest during the month of March. As of March 29th, there was short interest totalling 9,459,125 shares, a decline of 19.5% from the March 15th total of 11,745,274 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 4,905,694 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 1.9 days. Approximately 3.2% of the shares of the company are short sold. View Electronic Arts' Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Electronic Arts' key competitors?

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), Micron Technology (MU), Activision Blizzard (ATVI), Adobe (ADBE), Visa (V), Walt Disney (DIS), salesforce.com (CRM) 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 institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Manning & Napier Group LLC (0.43%), Ardevora Asset Management LLP (0.10%), Ferguson Wellman Capital Management Inc. (0.08%), Copper Rock Capital Partners LLC (0.06%), Atalanta Sosnoff Capital LLC (0.05%) and Jag Capital Management LLC (0.05%). 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 DNB Asset Management AS, South Texas Money Management Ltd., Ardevora Asset Management LLP, Nisa Investment Advisors LLC, FNY Investment Advisers LLC, Sumitomo Life Insurance Co., Virtu Financial LLC and State of Alaska Department of Revenue. Company insiders that have sold Electronic Arts company stock in the last year include Andrew Wilson, Blake J Jorgensen, Chris Bruzzo, Jacob J Schatz, 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 purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Manning & Napier Group LLC, Atalanta Sosnoff Capital LLC, Ferguson Wellman Capital Management Inc., Jag Capital Management LLC, Investec Asset Management LTD, Pacer Advisors Inc., Polaris Greystone Financial Group LLC and W.E. Donoghue & Co. LLC. 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 $94.07.

How big of a company is Electronic Arts?

Electronic Arts has a market capitalization of $28.18 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 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  1,291 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  718 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  2,009
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This page was last updated on 4/24/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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