Analyst Stock Ratings: Activision Blizzard, Inc. (ATVI), Quotient Technology Inc. (QUOT)

Activision and Blizzard Make $4 Billion in Microtransactions on PC Consoles and Smartphone Purchases
At $69.7, Is Activision Blizzard Inc (NASDAQ:ATVI) A Buy?

09 February, 2018

Geode holds 0.18% or 7.54 million shares in its portfolio.

For Activision Blizzard, EA, and Take-Two, each company reported year-over-year gains for microtransaction revenue. Whereas, in last 21 trading days (one month) was surged 4.25% and surged in last 63 trading days (quarter) of 14.11%. About 114,968 shares traded.

Activision Blizzard, Inc (NASDAQ:ATVI) has been given a consensus recommendation of "Buy" by the twenty-seven research firms that are covering the stock, MarketBeat Ratings reports. It has outperformed by 5.25% the S&P500.

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Activision Blizzard Inc (ATVI.O) beat analysts' expectations for revenue in the final quarter of 2017, helped by robust Christmas buying of its blockbuster "Call of Duty" videogame and higher digital sales. Therefore 80% are positive.

Blizzard had 40 million monthly active users for Q4, and while down sequentially, it was the sixth quarter in a row with 40 million or more MAUs primarily driven by Overwatch and Hearthstone.

Analysts await Activision Blizzard, Inc. The rating was maintained by Wedbush on Friday, August 5 with "Outperform". (NASDAQ:NUAN) has "Buy" rating given on Wednesday, November 29 by Raymond James. Benchmark Co. upped their target price on shares of Activision Blizzard from $71.00 to $74.00 and gave the company a "buy" rating in a report on Friday, August 4th. Jefferies maintained Activision Blizzard, Inc. (NASDAQ:ATVI) for 270,000 shares. Price Target plays a critical role when it comes to the analysis of a Stock. The firm earned "Long-Term Buy" rating on Wednesday, March 30 by Hilliard Lyons. Piper Jaffray maintained Activision Blizzard, Inc. On Friday, October 2 the stock rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus with "Buy". Its up 0.02, from 0.68 in 2017Q2. 93 funds opened positions while 240 raised stakes. Janus Henderson Group PLC now owns 20,298,735 shares of the company's stock valued at $1,168,587,000 after buying an additional 18,094,334 shares during the last quarter. Quantitative Systematic Strategies Ltd Limited Liability Company holds 0.23% or 13,658 shares. Gam Ag stated it has 0.42% in Activision Blizzard, Inc.

Activision and Blizzard Make $4 Billion in Microtransactions
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It forecast adjusted revenue of $1.28 billion and profit of 31 cents per share for the first quarter, however, which was below analysts' average estimate of $1.43 billion and 43 cents. Patten And Patten Inc Tn, Tennessee-based fund reported 5,182 shares. Gam Ag reported 156,076 shares stake.

In terms of numbers, Activision Blizzard reported a net income loss of $584 million dollars for this quarter, compared to a profit of $254 million dollars during the same period in 2016. About 2.75M shares traded. First Long Island Ltd Liability Company holds 2.65% of its portfolio in Celgene Corporation (NASDAQ:CELG) for 125,189 shares. (NASDAQ:ATVI). 1.22 million were reported by Manufacturers Life Ins Com The. Inv Counsel Inc accumulated 17,775 shares.

Since August 11, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 1 sale for $1.21 million activity. The stock of Nuance Communications, Inc.

To find out the technical position of ATVI, Activision Blizzard, Inc. ZACCONI RICCARDO had sold 19,761 shares worth $1.21 million on Wednesday, August 16. The company has a market cap of $55.46 Billion.

While Destiny 2, Blizzard Entertainment's games, and King's mobile efforts all contributed significantly to the company's results, Call of Duty is still Activision's primary moneymaker. It has forward price to earnings ratio of 27.08. The firm develops, publishes, and sells interactive software products and entertainment content through retail channels or digital downloads; and downloadable content.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.17 in Q3 2017. Its up 0.08, from 1.17 in 2017Q2. Commercial Bank Of America De accumulated 896,194 shares. Bankshares reported 0.2% stake. Pnc Gp owns 105,232 shares. Exxonmobil Investment Mngmt Tx holds 0.04% or 9,587 shares in its portfolio. Thornburg Invest Mgmt owns 495,955 shares. Groesbeck Investment Management Corp who had been investing in Blue Cap Reins Hldgs Ltd Com Com for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $100.75 million market cap company. Clearbridge Lc reported 704,160 shares. COOK TIMOTHY D sold 268,623 shares worth $43.15 million. 11,000 shares valued at $440,000 were sold by Khatibi Alex A on Monday, September 11.

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