video games

Angry Birds Maker Rovio Prices IPO

Rovio Entertainment, the maker of the wildly successful mobile game Angry Birds, has announced the pricing for its initial public offering (IPO). The company priced at the high end of ...
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Why Cryptocurrency and Blockchain Risks Look Overblown for AMD and NVIDIA

It is no secret that virtual reality, augmented reality, stronger video game graphics, artificial intelligence and machine learning have all been major growth drivers for the makers of chips and ...
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Global Gaming Market Is Massive and Growing: 3 Top Stocks to Buy Now

Go ahead, admit it. When you think of gaming you think of some nerdy teenager locked in his room, playing some shoot em’ up game for hours on end, with ...
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Angry Birds Maker Announces Plans for IPO

Rovio Entertainment, the maker of the wildly successful mobile game Angry Birds, has announced that it plans to go public with an initial public offering (IPO). However, it will not ...
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What to Expect When GameStop Reports After the Close

GameStop Corp. (NYSE: GME) shares have been holding near a multiyear low for practically the entire summer. This stock might have lulled many investors to sleep, but with retailers making ...
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Despite Beating Earnings, Activision Blizzard Still Manages to Slip

When Activision Blizzard Inc. (NASDAQ: ATVI) released its most recent quarterly results after the markets closed on Thursday, the video game giant said that it had $0.55 in earnings per ...
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Sony’s PlayStation 4 Hits 60 Million Sales, Maintaining Sales Pace 3 Years After Debut

Sales of Sony’s PlayStation 4 continue to purr. The Japanese technology company said on Tuesday that it has sold 60.4 million PlayStation 4 game consoles, maintaining a steady pace ...
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Stifel Raises Price Targets on 3 Red-Hot Gaming Stocks to Buy

If there is one industry that almost seems invincible to economic downturns it’s the gaming industry, and with good reason. The increase in developer skills and technology, combined with an ...
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GameStop Sinks Despite Beating Earnings

When GameStop Corp. (NYSE: GME) reported fiscal first-quarter financial results after markets closed Thursday, the company said that it had $0.63 in earnings per share (EPS) and $2.05 billion in ...
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How High Analysts Are Driving Up Their Targets on Electronic Arts

Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ: EA) closed up 0.3% at $96.01 ahead of earnings, but its shares screamed even higher on Wednesday after the earnings report. After the solid earnings report ...
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Why GameStop Is Struggling Despite Earnings Beat

When GameStop Corp. (NYSE: GME) reported its fiscal fourth-quarter financial results after the markets closed on Thursday, the company posted $2.38 in earnings per share (EPS) and $3.05 billion in ...
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5 Things You Can Do With Virtual Reality

Most people expect big things from the market for virtual reality (VR) gear. After all, when Facebook Inc. (NASDAQ: FB) paid $2 billion for Oculus Rift in 2014, that pretty ...
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Why Merrill Lynch Is Growing More Bullish on Video Games

Video games have always been the next step in interactive media, whether you want to play a game for a compelling story with thrilling cutscenes or you just want to ...
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Can Nintendo Switch Sales Keep Breaking Records?

Nintendo’s newest console just hit shelves this past weekend, and so far it is boasting an impressive launch. The Nintendo Switch, after just a few days of sales, is now ...
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Nintendo Switch

What to Expect From the Nintendo Switch Launch

After years in which fans waited to see what Nintendo would do next, the company is finally launching its newest concept later this week: the Nintendo Switch. The last console that ...
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