video games

Video Gamers Rejoice: A New eSports ETF Has Hit the Market

The “future of sports” is here, and now investors have the option to put their money in it. eSports has been a growing phenomenon in the United States, and it ...
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Fortnite Does It Again: Incentivizes More Monetization

By Doug Clinton and Steve VanSloun of Loup Ventures Fornite (Epic Games) recognizes the importance of the influencer community on gamers perhaps better than any other publisher. Fortnite recently announced ...
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Sizing Up Twitch’s Game Streaming Business

By Doug Clinton and Steve Van Sloun of Loup Ventures [Editor's Note: Twitch is wholly owned by Amazon] We think Twitch will pay streamers almost $75M in 2018 and see ...
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Investors Try to Look Past EA’s ‘Battlefield V’ Delay

This past week, Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ: EA) saw its shares slump after it announced that it would be delaying one of its flagship games. Along with delaying its “Battlefield ...
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How Bad Will Electronic Arts’ ‘Battlefield V’ Delay Hurt?

Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ: EA) shares dropped on Thursday after the company announced that it would be updating its outlook as well as its "Battlefield V" launch date. The shares ...
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Why Star Wars Could Save Zynga

Zynga Inc. (NASADQ: ZNGA) shares rocketed up on Wednesday after the company announced that it had entered into a multiyear licensing agreement with Walt Disney Co. (NYSE: DIS) to develop ...
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What to Expect When Activision Blizzard Reports After the Close

Activision Blizzard Inc. (NASDAQ: ATVI) is scheduled to report its most recent quarterly results after the markets close on Thursday. The consensus estimates from Thomson Reuters are calling for $0.35 ...
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How Funko Is Riding the Fortnite Wave

Funko Inc. (NASDAQ: FNKO) shares saw a solid gain on Wednesday after the company announced that it had a new partnership with Epic Games to create a range of Fortnite ...
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What GameStop Might Actually Fetch in a Buyout

If one company has been a victim of the change in retail and in the selling of video games, GameStop Corp. (NYSE: GME) would certainly be a prime example. GameStop's ...
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Why the Massive Video Gaming Growth Will Continue in 2018

The Electronic Entertainment Expo, commonly referred to as E3, which is a premier trade event for the video game industry, ended last week and top analysts are super-bullish. With gaming ...
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Video Gaming Stocks Could Rally Big Next Week During Huge E3 Trade Show

It’s coming next week, June 12 through June 14, the Electronic Entertainment Expo, commonly referred to as E3. This is the premier trade event for the video game industry. With ...
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6 Most Important Things in Business Today

Troubles with Italy's ability to form a government continue to create anxiety in world markets about whether the nation would stay in the European Union. According to Reuters: Asian stocks ...
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Fortnite Launches Ranked Play, Commits $100M to eSports

By Gene Munster of Loup Ventures Fresh off of Fortnite's first foray into ranked play on May 17th, Epic Games has committed $100M in prize pool money for Fortnite competitions ...
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How Wall Street Misinterpreted Take-Two’s Guidance and Bookings

At this stage in the bull market, it is not usually well received when companies miss on revenues and offer guidance that feels weak. Video-game maker Take-Two Interactive Software Inc. ...
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Why Zynga’s Turnaround Could Come With Almost 50% Upside

Zynga Inc. (NASDAQ: ZNGA) shares made a small gain on Wednesday after Wedbush said that it can see this stock making about a 50% run over the next year and ...
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