News headlines about Take-Two Interactive Software (NASDAQ:TTWO) have trended somewhat positive on Thursday, according to Accern. The research firm identifies negative and positive news coverage by monitoring more than 20 million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Take-Two Interactive Software earned a media sentiment score of 0.20 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave media stories about the company an impact score of 47.3164252337003 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock’s share price in the near term.
These are some of the news articles that may have impacted Accern’s scoring:
- Wavering Stocks: Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc., (NASDAQ: TTWO), ONEOK, Inc., (NYSE: OKE) – Global Export Lines (press release) (globalexportlines.com)
- Jim Cramer Gives His Opinion On Wells Fargo, Take-Two, TrueCar And More (finance.yahoo.com)
- Portfolio of Lower return Stock: Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc. (TTWO) – Wallstreet Investorplace (wallstreetinvestorplace.com)
- Profitability Ratios in the Spotlight: Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc. (TTWO) – Nasdaq Fortune (press release) (nasdaqfortune.com)
- Volume: A Tool to Project Future Performance – Take-Two Interactive Software Inc (NASDAQ: TTWO) – Alpha Beta Stock (alphabetastock.com)
Several equities analysts have recently weighed in on the company. ValuEngine downgraded Take-Two Interactive Software from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Friday, December 1st. Wedbush set a $126.00 price objective on Take-Two Interactive Software and gave the company a “hold” rating in a research report on Thursday, February 8th. TheStreet raised Take-Two Interactive Software from a “c+” rating to a “b” rating in a research report on Wednesday, February 7th. BidaskClub downgraded Take-Two Interactive Software from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Thursday, March 15th. Finally, Zacks Investment Research downgraded Take-Two Interactive Software from a “strong-buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Monday, November 27th. Seven equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and eighteen have given a buy rating to the company. The company currently has an average rating of “Buy” and a consensus price target of $123.48.
Take-Two Interactive Software (NASDAQ:TTWO) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, February 7th. The company reported $1.18 earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.84 by $0.34. The firm had revenue of $653.94 million during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $669.08 million. Take-Two Interactive Software had a return on equity of 27.78% and a net margin of 9.43%. research analysts forecast that Take-Two Interactive Software will post 2.45 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.
In related news, Director Michael Sheresky sold 428 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction on Friday, February 16th. The stock was sold at an average price of $108.11, for a total transaction of $46,271.08. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through the SEC website. Corporate insiders own 1.55% of the company’s stock.
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About Take-Two Interactive Software
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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