Electronic Arts Inc. (EA): These Shares are Poised for Major Movement

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Electronic Arts Inc. kicked off the trading day on 09/16/19 with a price increase of 0.65%, equivalent to $0.64 relative change for the day. Taking a more long-term approach, EA had a 52-week range of $73.91 to $121.30. At the time of this article’s publishing, this stock is trading at $99.12 after starting the trading session at $98.03. At the time of writing, this stock’s 50-day Moving Average stands at $92.77, while the 200-day Moving Average of this stock is currently $92.99.

Currently, this company’s share volume is sitting at $1,817,166, but has maintained average daily volume of $3.80M. This stock has generated an average Year to Date volume of $5.16 million, alongside an average 20-day volume of $3.06 million. This publicly-traded company’s shares outstanding now amounts to $294.29 million, simultaneously with a float of $293.33 million. The organization now has a market capitalization sitting at $29.17 billion.

Electronic Arts Inc.(EA) Ownership Data

Now let’s turn our focus to how large-scale investors are behaving with this stock. Electronic Arts Inc.’s current insider ownership accounts for 0.20%, in contrast to 97.60% institutional ownership. According to the most recent latest insider trade that took place on Sep 10 this organization’s General Counsel & Corp Sect’y sold 2,000 at the rate of 100.00, making the entire transaction hit 200,000 in total value, affecting insider ownership by 15,747. Preceding that transaction, on Sep 10 Company’s COO & CFO sold 5,200 at a price of 99.52, making the whole transaction’s value amount to 517,512. This particular insider is now the holder of 98,575 in total.

If we take a glance at the Ownership summary of Electronic Arts Inc.’s stock, Institutional holders make up 97.60% of its total stock ownership. All together, they are the legal holders of 294.29M shares. If we focus on the top 3 stockholders for this publicly-traded organization, The Vanguard Group, Inc. owns 21,816,656 shares, with T. Rowe Price Associates, Inc. (Investment Management) in 2nd place owning 16,746,228 shares and SSgA Funds Management, Inc. in third place with total ownership of 13,185,947 shares.

Electronic Arts Inc. (EA) Earnings and Revenue Data

In the latest quarterly report that this company released, which was put into the public domain on 6/29/2019, the organization reported $0.25 earnings per share (EPS) for the three-month period, surpassing the consensus estimate (set at $0.01) by $0.24.

This company achieved a net margin of 42.75 while generating a return on equity of 38.7. Wall Street market experts anticipate that the next fiscal year will bring earnings of 2.38 per share during the current fiscal year.

Electronic Arts Inc.’s EPS decrease for this current 12-month fiscal period is -18.70%, and is forecasted to reach 10.29% in the upcoming year. Looking at the long run, market analysts have predicted that Company’s EPS will increase by 6.19% through the next 5 years, which can be compared against the 165.30% growth it accomplished over the previous five years trading on the market.

Additional Trading Performance Indicators

Now turning our attention to the current performance indicators for Electronic Arts Inc., this organization’s Quick Ratio in the last reported quarter now stands at 3.50. The company has managed to achieve an average true range (ATR) of 2.48. Alongside those, its PE Ratio stands at $13.89, and its Beta score is 0.95.

Another valuable indicator worth considering is a publicly-traded company’s price to sales ratio for trailing twelve months, which is currently 5.81 for this organization. Similarly, its price to free cash flow for trailing twelve months is now 20.08. Plus, this company’s price to book ratio for the last three-month fiscal period reported is 4.54, whereas its price to cash per share for the last quarter landed at 17.63.

In the same vein, EA’s Diluted EPS (Earnings per Share) trailing twelve months was posted at 7.14, a figure that is expected to reach 0.85 in the next reported quarter, and analysts expect it will be 10.29% at the market close of one year from today’s date.