Electronic Arts (NASDAQ:EA) is set to post its quarterly earnings results after the market closes on Tuesday, October 29th. Analysts expect Electronic Arts to post earnings of $0.63 per share for the quarter. Individual that wish to register for the company’s earnings conference call can do so using this link.

Electronic Arts (NASDAQ:EA) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, July 30th. The game software company reported ($0.26) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Zacks’ consensus estimate of ($0.16) by ($0.10). Electronic Arts had a return on equity of 19.63% and a net margin of 42.75%. The business had revenue of $743.00 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $724.55 million. On average, analysts expect Electronic Arts to post $4 EPS for the current fiscal year and $4 EPS for the next fiscal year.

Electronic Arts stock opened at $95.81 on Tuesday. The firm’s 50-day moving average is $95.02 and its 200-day moving average is $94.58. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.15, a quick ratio of 3.52 and a current ratio of 3.52. Electronic Arts has a 1 year low of $73.91 and a 1 year high of $108.80. The company has a market cap of $28.52 billion, a P/E ratio of 24.38, a PEG ratio of 4.49 and a beta of 0.95.

In other Electronic Arts news, Director Luis A. Ubinas sold 3,389 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction dated Monday, August 5th. The shares were sold at an average price of $89.23, for a total transaction of $302,400.47. Following the transaction, the director now owns 306 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $27,304.38. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which can be accessed through this link. Also, CMO Chris Bruzzo sold 6,000 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, September 10th. The shares were sold at an average price of $100.00, for a total transaction of $600,000.00. Following the transaction, the chief marketing officer now directly owns 36,771 shares in the company, valued at approximately $3,677,100. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. In the last three months, insiders have sold 58,774 shares of company stock worth $5,609,608. 2.18% of the stock is owned by corporate insiders.

A number of research analysts have recently issued reports on the stock. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Electronic Arts from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $99.00 price target on the stock in a research report on Friday, August 2nd. BMO Capital Markets reiterated an “outperform” rating and set a $130.00 price target (up previously from $116.00) on shares of Electronic Arts in a research report on Tuesday, July 2nd. BidaskClub downgraded shares of Electronic Arts from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Saturday, October 12th. Wedbush restated an “outperform” rating and issued a $112.00 price target on shares of Electronic Arts in a research report on Wednesday, September 4th. Finally, Sanford C. Bernstein set a $121.00 price objective on shares of Electronic Arts and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a report on Wednesday, July 31st. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, ten have issued a hold rating and twenty have given a buy rating to the company. The stock presently has an average rating of “Buy” and a consensus price target of $110.64.

About Electronic Arts

Electronic Arts Inc develops, markets, publishes, and distributes games, content, and services for game consoles, PCs, mobile phones, and tablets worldwide. The company develops and publishes games and services across various genres, such as sports, first-person shooter, action, role-playing, and simulation primarily under the Battlefield, Mass Effect, Need for Speed, The Sims, and Plants v.

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