Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ: EA) is one of the largest creators and marketers of video games. The company offers interactive software for personal computers, tablets, mobile phones and all the major gaming consoles. Some of its best-known titles are "Plants vs Zombies," "Mass Effect," "The Sims" and "Madden NFL." EA made waves by nabbing the covetred right to make "Star Wars" games for Disney in 2013. Electronic Arts has an annual revenue of $4.84 billion and a market capitalization of $36.30 billion. 

Fidelity Contrafund  ("FCNTX")

The Fidelity Contrafund ("FCNTX") is an actively managed large-cap growth fund that seeks long-term capital appreciation. The fund compares its returns to the S&P 500 Index, which it tends to outperform. Electronic Arts qualifies as a large-cap stock, as it is included in the S&P 500 Index.

The Fidelity Contrafund is a four-star Morningstar-rated fund with an expense ratio of 0.68%,and a five-year average return of 14.55%. As of October 2017, 9,893,665 shares of EA. The fund owns 3.20% of the outstanding shares of Electronic Arts.

Vanguard Total Stock Market Index Fund ("VTSMX")

The Vanguard Total Stock Market Index Fund ("VTSMX") is a passively managed index fund that closely tracks the CRSP US Total Market Index, which consists of more than 3,700 stocks that represent almost 100% of the capitalization of U.S. stock markets.

The Vanguard Total Stock Market Index Fund is a four-star Morningstar-rated fund with an expense ratio of 0.15%, a turnover rate of 4% and a five-year annualized total return of 14.05%. The fund owns 7,330,917 shares of EA stock, 2.37% of all shares.

Vanguard 500 Index Fund ("VFINX")

The Vanguard 500 Index Fund ("VFINX") is a passively managed stock index fund that closely tracks the S&P 500 Index, which consists of the 500 largest U.S. publicly traded companies. 

The Vanguard 500 Index Fund is a four-star Morningstar-rated fund with an expense ratio of 0.14%, a turnover rate of 4% and a five-year annualized total return of 15.07%. The fund owns 4,991,392 shares of EA, 1.19% of the company's outstanding shares.

T. Rowe Price Growth Stock

T. Rowe Price Growth Stock is a plan under the larger T. Rowe umbrella, with a plan to focus on high-cap American stocks. Morningstar reports that their values are in "free cash flow, growing market opportunities, strong management teams and good business models"

T. Rowe Price Growth Stock is a four-star Morningstar-rated fund with an expense ratio of 0.68% a turnover rate 40.5 and a five year annualized total return of 16.26%. The fund owns 4,239,300 shares of EA stock, representing 1.37% of all shares. 

SPDR S&P 500 ETF ("SPY")

The main objective of the SPDR S&P 500 ETF (SPY) is to provide results that generally correspond to the performance of the S&P 500 Index. This is achieved by investing in 500 large cap stocks that give a good idea of what the entirety of the stock market looks like. SPY is the best recognized and oldest ETF. 

SPY is a four-star Morningstar-rated fund with an expense ratio of 0.09%, a turnover rate of 4.00%, and a five year annualized return of 14.09% SPY owns 3,557,195 shares in EA, making them the fifth-largest shareholders. They represent 1.14% of all EA stock. 

 

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