According to analysts, Activision Blizzard, Inc. (ATVI) is expected to report earnings per share for the next fiscal quarter of $0.02. This is the consensus mean estimate based on the individual covering sell-side analysts’ reported numbers. The company last reported earnings for the period ending on 2014-12-31 of $0.91 for the most recent quarter.
The average broker recommendation is arithmetical average of the individual ratings contributed by sell-side analysts to produce a Consensus Analyst Rating for each stock. On a scale of 1 to 5 where 1 is a Strong Buy and 5 is a Strong Sell, has the stock is ranked 1.06 based on 17 sell-side broker recommendations. Of the 17 analyst estimates, the most bullish sees the stock reaching $31 within the next 12 months while the most bearish analyst sees the stock at $21 within the year. There are currently 1 analysts who have recently rated the stock as a buying opportunity.
In looking at the long term growth prospects of the company, sell-side analysts have a consensus mean earnings per share estimate for the current year of $1.15 . The high end estimate for this time frame is $1.21 with the low being $1.08. In looking at the next three to five years, the long term earnings per share estimate growth rate for the company is 15.23%, based on 3 analysts providing projections.
Activision, Inc. (Activision Blizzard) is a worldwide publisher of online, personal computer (PC), console, handheld, and mobile interactive entertainment products. The Company operates in three segments: Activision Publishing, Inc. (Activision) and its subsidiaries engaged in publishing interactive entertainment software products and downloadable content; Blizzard Entertainment, Inc. (Blizzard) and its subsidiaries engaged in publishing real-time strategy, role-playing PC games and online subscription-based games in the multiplayer online role-playing game (MMORPG) category, and Activision Blizzard Distribution engaged in distributing interactive entertainment software and hardware products (Distribution). In October 2013, ASAC II LP raised its stake to 24.9% from 9.512%, by acquiring a further 15.388% interest in Activision Blizzard Inc from Vivendi SA.