EA : Analysis & Opinions

  1. GameStop Tanks on Disappointing Holiday Sales

    January 13, 2017
    The stock fell more than 9% Friday after saying same store sales during the holidays fell 18.7%.
  2. Global Video Game Sales to Reach $91B in 2016

    December 21, 2016
    New research from SuperData shows global interactive entertainment revenue up for the year.
  3. Sales of COD: Infinite Warfare Fell 50% in November

    December 12, 2016
    NPD says November sales of Activision's Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare declined y/y.
  4. EA Has No Battlefield Game Planed for 2017 (EA)

    December 5, 2016
    Battelfield 1 is expected to be a hit for Electronic Arts this year, but that doesn't mean a new version is coming out in ...
  5. EA Hints at Big New Game for Nintendo Switch (EA)

    December 1, 2016
    Electronics Arts plans to develop games for Nintendo's new game console, with an executive hinting as something big to come. ...
  6. Black Friday: Games Deeply Discounted (EA, ATVI)

    November 29, 2016
    Video games saw steep discounts at retailers during the Black Friday weekend.
  7. Holidays Not So Merry for Game Makers

    November 25, 2016
    Game consoles aren't topping consumers' wishlists in 2016.
  8. Game Makers: No Room for Error (EA, ATVI)

    November 23, 2016
    Game makers have no room for error this holiday shopping season thanks to surging share prices.
  9. EA Victim of In-Game Purchase Hacker Scam (EA)

    November 15, 2016
    A hacker trial over EA coins in its FIFA games kicked off Monday.
  10. Game on for Electronic Arts (EA)

    November 2, 2016
    A strong Electronic Arts post-earnings rally is likely to fade under the pressure of growing technical headwinds.
  11. EA Gears Up for Strong Holiday Season (EA)

    November 2, 2016
    Electronic Arts put concerns about the holidays to bed, signaling happy sailing when reporting fiscal second quarter results. ...
  12. Holiday Outlook Important for EA's Earnings (EA)

    November 1, 2016
    EA is slated to report fiscal second quarter results after the close. What says about the holiday season may impact shares. ...
  13. Electronic Arts Shares Dip After Downgrade (EA)

    October 28, 2016
    Electronic Arts shares took a hit over concerns Titanfall 2 sales may not be as hot as expected.
  14. Piper Analyst: EA Estimates Too Conservative (EA)

    September 23, 2016
    EA reviews for FIFA 17 are coming in, garnering the game maker high scores and leading one analyst to conclude his estimates ...
  15. Nike & EA Collaborate On Ltd. Edition Boots (NKE)

    September 21, 2016
    FIFA 2017 boots are coming, but they will be rare.
  16. EA CEO: Virtual Reality Not Ready For Prime Time (EA)

    September 16, 2016
    Virtual and augmented reality may be all the rage but Electronic Art's CEO says it won't be adopted by the masses just yet. ...
  17. EA: How Electronic Arts' Stock Price Rose 10% in 6 Months

    August 31, 2016
    After a dip at the start of the year, Electronic Arts' stock price has climbed to a new record high in the first six months ...
  18. EA Bulks Up Sports Brand With NBA LIVE Mobile

    July 12, 2016
    For years, Electronic Arts' (NASDAQ: EA) EA Sports brand has been synonymous with Madden NFL Football. Lately, the company ...
  19. EA Courts Fight Fans With Free Trial for "UFC 2"

    July 7, 2016
    Good news for gamers who also happen to be fans of ultimate fighting: On Wednesday, Electronic Arts (NASDAQ: EA) announced ...
  20. Electronic Arts Unveils a Strong Game Lineup

    June 13, 2016
    Electronic Arts (NASDAQ: EA) elected to skip the annual E3 convention this year, choosing instead to hold its own event ...
  21. Electronic Arts Stock Soars on Record Earnings

    May 11, 2016
    Not to be outdone by Activision Blizzard's (NASDAQ: ATVI) recently announced blow out earnings, video game major Electronic ...
  22. Electronic Arts Stock Rises Ahead of Q4 Earnings (EA)

    May 9, 2016
    Wall Street expects the video game maker to deliver a year-over-year increase in profits for both the just-ended quarter ...
  23. King Could Be a Huge Boost for Activision Blizzard

    April 25, 2016
    Mobile games are positioning themselves to outperform their PC-based peers, a new study finds. Activision Blizzard (NASDAQ: ...
  24. Electronic Arts Loses Its "Madden NFL" Lawsuit

    March 22, 2016
    The Supreme Court recently struck down Electronic Arts' (NASDAQ: EA) bid to pursue a "free speech" defense in its suit over ...
  25. Analyzing Zynga's Return on Equity (ZNGA, EA)

    March 13, 2016
    Analyze Zynga's return on equity, and understand why sustained net losses and negative margins have kept the company's ROE ...
  26. Activision Blizzard Vs. Electronic Arts: Tale of Two Gamers in ...

    March 12, 2016
    Learn how Electronic Arts and Activision are using different strategies in attempts to dominate the shifting market for video ...
  27. Electronic Arts: An Activist Investment Analysis (EA)

    February 27, 2016
    Read about the high-stakes corporate battle between activist shareholder Ralph Whitworth and globally renowned video game ...
  28. Electronic Arts Beats Earnings, Boosts Outlook

    January 29, 2016
    With EA shares falling some 8% on these results, this could be a solid way to play a bounce in its share price in the next ...
  29. Analyzing Porter's Five Forces on Electronic Arts (EA)

    January 27, 2016
    Explore Porter's Five Forces as they apply to video game producer Electronic Arts; learn which external forces pose the biggest ...
  30. The Top 5 Entertainment Stocks for 2016 (NFLX, WYNN)

    December 30, 2015
    Discover the top five entertainment stocks for 2016, including one across-the-board winner and three value stocks poised ...
  31. Is The Force with Electronic Arts Right Now? (EA)

    December 29, 2015
    Electronic Arts may scuffle or surge based on Star Wars. Who will win over the long haul; the longs or the shorts?
  32. EA Reaffirms Its High Hopes for Star Wars Title

    December 8, 2015
    Many were taken by surprise recently when GameStop (NYSE: GME) COO Tony Bartel shook up Electronic Arts (NASDAQ: EA) investors ...
  33. Sony Plans a Star Wars PS4 for the Holiday Season (SNE, EA)

    August 21, 2015
    The Force will be very strong this Christmas season. In addition to the December 18th release of Star Wars Episode VII: ...
  34. The 4 Technology Stocks You'll Wish You Bought in 2015 (NFLX, ...

    August 20, 2015
    Find out which technology stocks you wish you had bought in January 2015, including such big names as Amazon.com, Netflix ...
  35. Electronic Arts Digital Sales Exceed Disc Sales (EA)

    August 5, 2015
    The video game CD may soon follow the cartridge into obsolescence. Electronic Arts (NASDAQ: EA) reported in its fiscal first ...
  36. Electronic Arts Delivering Historic FIFA 16 Cover (EA)

    July 21, 2015
    The U.S. National Women's Soccer Team has helped its sport -- and women's sports in general -- achieve a major milestone. ...
  37. The 6 Most Famous Failed Video Game Makers (KING, ZNGA)

    July 6, 2015
    The video-game industry pulls in $100 billion in revenue annually. Failed companies offer a cautionary tale.
  38. How To Game The Video Game Industry

    June 11, 2015
    Investopedia explores the business, current developments, future trends of video games industry and how the overall industry ...
  39. Will These High-Flying Stocks Stay Hot in 2015?

    May 22, 2015
    These 10 stocks were on fire in 2014. Will they stay hot?
  40. Who are Zynga's (ZNGA) main competitors?

    May 22, 2015
    Learn more about Zynga's main competitors in the technology sector, including King Digital Entertainment, Electronic Arts, ...
  41. Must-Know Simple & Effective Exit Trading Strategies

    February 9, 2015
    An effective exit strategy builds confidence, trade management skills and profitability.
  42. Disney Does It Again

    May 8, 2013
    Disney comes through again, but valuation is getting pretty high.