Legal & General Group Plc boosted its position in shares of Take-Two Interactive Software Inc (NASDAQ:TTWO) by 16.8% in the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 93,610 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 13,468 shares during the period. Legal & General Group Plc owned approximately 0.09% of Take-Two Interactive Software worth $9,570,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

A number of other institutional investors have also recently made changes to their positions in the stock. Vanguard Group Inc. boosted its stake in Take-Two Interactive Software by 1.4% during the second quarter. Vanguard Group Inc. now owns 8,392,574 shares of the company’s stock valued at $615,847,000 after buying an additional 115,430 shares during the last quarter. JPMorgan Chase & Co. boosted its stake in Take-Two Interactive Software by 1.9% during the second quarter. JPMorgan Chase & Co. now owns 4,158,753 shares of the company’s stock valued at $305,169,000 after buying an additional 78,006 shares during the last quarter. Renaissance Technologies LLC boosted its stake in Take-Two Interactive Software by 1,045.2% during the second quarter. Renaissance Technologies LLC now owns 1,951,950 shares of the company’s stock valued at $143,234,000 after buying an additional 1,781,500 shares during the last quarter. Macquarie Group Ltd. boosted its stake in Take-Two Interactive Software by 110.3% during the third quarter. Macquarie Group Ltd. now owns 1,710,990 shares of the company’s stock valued at $174,914,000 after buying an additional 897,380 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Jackson Square Partners LLC bought a new position in Take-Two Interactive Software during the second quarter valued at approximately $107,799,000. 91.26% of the stock is owned by institutional investors.

Shares of Take-Two Interactive Software Inc (NASDAQ TTWO) opened at $107.62 on Wednesday. The company has a quick ratio of 1.31, a current ratio of 1.33 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.04. Take-Two Interactive Software Inc has a one year low of $48.58 and a one year high of $120.62. The stock has a market capitalization of $12,343.97, a P/E ratio of 42.28, a PEG ratio of 3.14 and a beta of 0.81.

In other news, CFO Lainie Goldstein sold 30,000 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, November 9th. The stock was sold at an average price of $115.54, for a total value of $3,466,200.00. Following the sale, the chief financial officer now directly owns 351,019 shares in the company, valued at $40,556,735.26. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is available at this link. Also, Director Michael Dornemann sold 5,500 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, November 13th. The stock was sold at an average price of $118.50, for a total value of $651,750.00. Following the completion of the sale, the director now owns 4,777 shares in the company, valued at $566,074.50. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Over the last quarter, insiders sold 66,504 shares of company stock worth $7,729,606. Company insiders own 1.55% of the company’s stock.

A number of equities analysts recently commented on the company. Barclays assumed coverage on Take-Two Interactive Software in a research note on Wednesday, October 4th. They set an “overweight” rating and a $115.00 price target for the company. ValuEngine lowered Take-Two Interactive Software from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Friday, December 1st. KeyCorp reissued a “buy” rating on shares of Take-Two Interactive Software in a research note on Tuesday, October 17th. Credit Suisse Group reaffirmed a “hold” rating and issued a $116.00 price objective on shares of Take-Two Interactive Software in a research note on Thursday, December 7th. Finally, Buckingham Research began coverage on Take-Two Interactive Software in a research note on Wednesday, September 20th. They issued a “buy” rating and a $120.00 price objective for the company. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, five have assigned a hold rating, eighteen have assigned a buy rating and one has given a strong buy rating to the company. The company presently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and an average target price of $112.90.

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Take-Two Interactive Software Company Profile

Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc is a developer, publisher and marketer of entertainment for consumers around the world. The Company develops and publishes products through its labels, Rockstar Games and 2K. It operates through publishing segment. It has a portfolio of software content for the hardware platforms in a range of genres, including action, adventure, family/casual, racing, role-playing, shooter, sports and strategy, which it distributes across the world.

Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Take-Two Interactive Software (NASDAQ:TTWO)

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