Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ:EA) [Trend Analysis] regains street interests, as shares knocked up 0.03% on Wednesday and it traded at $64.54. The 52-week high of the share price is -16.09% and 52-week low of the share price is 21.75%. Electronic Arts Inc. (EA) revealed that its fiscal Q4 net income of $899M. The Redwood City, California-based company said it had profit of $2.79 per share. Earnings, adjusted for one-time gains and costs, came to 50 cents per share. The results surpassed Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of nine analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 42 cents per share.
The video game maker declared that revenue of $924M in the period, also exceeding Street estimates. Five analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $886.4 million. For the year, the company reported profit of $1.16 billion, or $3.50 per share. Revenue was reported as $4.57 billion.
Moving toward technical analysis, the current ratio, or the liquidity ratio of a company was calculated 1.30 as compared to its debt to equity ratio stands at 0.11. This is an important indicator as a higher ratio typically suggests that investors are investing more confidently as compared to companies in the same industry has lower ratios. When calculating in the EPS estimates for the current year from sell-side analysts, the Price to current year EPS stands at 21.90%. Investors looking further ahead will note that the Price to next year’s EPS is 14.45%.
Noting a main crunch of analyst research by WSJ, EA under observation of quarterly per share earnings, it has second quarter 2016 trend of $0.42, while in next quarter estimated EPS trend is $0.19 and for annual basis for 2016 estimated EPS is $3.06.
Relatively pool of WSJ analyst issues diverse rating, as for current level it has 16 experts rated as “BUY” security, 2 analyst recommend as “Overweight,” and 6 experts rated as “Hold”.
As for as concerns shares volumes, in share capital Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ:EA) has 311.00 million outstanding shares among them 307.49 million shares have been floated in market exchange. The stock showed weekly upbeat performance of 3.96%, which maintained for the month at 2.18%. Likewise the positive performance for the quarter recorded as 10.80% and for the year was 3.12%, while the YTD performance remained at -6.08%.