News headlines about Take-Two Interactive Software (NASDAQ:TTWO) have been trending somewhat positive recently, according to Accern. Accern scores the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than 20 million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Take-Two Interactive Software earned a news impact score of 0.15 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave media headlines about the company an impact score of 47.1158751601361 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the next several days.
Here are some of the news stories that may have effected Accern’s rankings:
- Kerbal Space Program: Making History Expansion Now Available – Business Wire (press release) (businesswire.com)
- Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc., (NASDAQ: TTWO) – Average True Range (ATR) under Consideration – Stock Watch (stocksnewstimes.com)
- Is the Stock Safe to Invest? – Take-Two Interactive Software Inc (NASDAQ: TTWO) – Alpha Beta Stock (alphabetastock.com)
- Investor’s Alert (Volatility Analysis) – Take-Two Interactive Software Inc (NASDAQ: TTWO) – Stocks Pen (stockspen.com)
A number of brokerages have commented on TTWO. ValuEngine cut shares of Take-Two Interactive Software from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Friday, December 1st. Wedbush set a $126.00 target price on shares of Take-Two Interactive Software and gave the company a “hold” rating in a report on Thursday, February 8th. Oppenheimer upped their target price on shares of Take-Two Interactive Software from $112.00 to $135.00 and gave the company an “outperform” rating in a report on Tuesday, November 21st. TheStreet raised shares of Take-Two Interactive Software from a “c+” rating to a “b” rating in a report on Wednesday, February 7th. Finally, Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Take-Two Interactive Software from a “strong-buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Monday, November 27th. Six analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and nineteen have assigned a buy rating to the stock. The company presently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and an average price target of $123.48.
Take-Two Interactive Software (NASDAQ:TTWO) last issued its earnings results on Wednesday, February 7th. The company reported $1.18 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.84 by $0.34. Take-Two Interactive Software had a net margin of 9.43% and a return on equity of 27.78%. The firm had revenue of $653.94 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $669.08 million. analysts expect that Take-Two Interactive Software will post 2.45 EPS for the current year.
In related news, Director Michael Sheresky sold 428 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction on Friday, February 16th. The shares were sold at an average price of $108.11, for a total transaction of $46,271.08. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at this link. 1.55% of the stock is currently owned by corporate insiders.
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.
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