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Activision Blizzard Inc
Activision Blizzard, Inc. publishes online, personal computer (PC), console, handheld, and mobile games of interactive entertainment worldwide. The company develops and publishes PC-based computer games and maintains its proprietary online-game related service, The company also develops, markets, sells, and supports role playing action and strategy games, as well as develops, hosts, and supports its online subscription-based games in the MMORPG category. In addition, it involves in the distribution business that provides warehousing, logistical, and sales distribution services to third-party publishers of interactive entertainment software and manufacturers of interactive entertainment hardware. The company markets its products to direct mass-market retailers, consumer electronics stores, discount warehouses, and game specialty stores through direct basis, third-party distribution, and licensing arrangements. Activision Blizzard, Inc. is headquartered in Santa Monica, California.
6,690 Employees
Last Reported Date: 02/26/15
Last $24.56 USD
Change Today -0.17 / -0.69%
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Activision Blizzard, Inc. Presents at The Benchmark Company, LLC OneonOne Investor Conference, May-28-2015

Activision Blizzard, Inc. Presents at The Benchmark Company, LLC OneonOne Investor Conference, May-28-2015 . Venue: The Pfister Hotel, 424 E. Wisconsin Avenue, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States.

Activision Blizzard Announces Unaudited Consolidated Earnings Results for the First Quarter Ended March 31, 2015; Provides Earnings Guidance for the Second Quarter Ending June 30, 2015; Revises Earnings Guidance for the Full Year Ending December 31, 2015

Activision Blizzard announced unaudited consolidated earnings results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2015. For the quarter, the company announced total net revenues of $1,278 million compared to $1,111 million for the same period a year ago. Operating income was $542 million compared to $427 million for the same period a year ago. Income before income tax expense was $492 million compared to $376 million for the same period a year ago. Net income was $394 million or $0.53 per diluted share compared to $293 million or $0.40 per basic and diluted share for the same period a year ago. Based on non-GAAP net revenue was $703 million, operating income was $204 million, net income was $116 million or $0.16 per basic and diluted share compared to net revenue of $772 million, operating income of $240 million, net income of $141 million or $0.19 per basic and diluted share for the same period a year ago. EBITDA was $562 million and adjusted EBITDA was $223 million. Operating cash flow was $209 million and free cash flow was $188 million after capital expenditure. The company provided earnings guidance for the second quarter ending June 30, 2015. For the quarter, the company expects non-GAAP net revenue of $650 million and GAAP net revenue of $930 million. Non- GAAP diluted EPS is seen at $0.07 and GAAP diluted EPS expected at $0.21. The company expects GAAP and non-GAAP interest expense of $50 million, a GAAP tax rate of 25%. The company expects a non-GAAP tax rate of approximately 26%. The company revised earnings guidance for the full year ending December 31, 2015. For the full year, the company is targeting non-GAAP net revenue of $4,425 million and non-GAAP diluted EPS of $1.20 and GAAP net revenue of $4,250 million and GAAP diluted EPS of 0.98. The company's previous outlook was $4,400 million in non-GAAP net revenue and non-GAAP diluted earnings of $1.15 per share and GAAP net revenue of $4,140 million and GAAP diluted earnings per share of $0.89 per diluted share. For both GAAP and non-GAAP, the company expects interest expense of $202 million. GAAP tax rate is expected to be 22%. The company expects an operating margin of 31%, 100 basis points better than its February guidance. Non-GAAP tax rate is expected to be 24%.

Activision Blizzard, Inc., Annual General Meeting, Jun 03, 2015

Activision Blizzard, Inc., Annual General Meeting, Jun 03, 2015., at 09:00 Pacific Daylight. Location: Promenade Ballroom at the Shutters on the Beach hotel. Agenda: To elect eight directors for a one-year term; to consider request advisory approval of executive compensation; and to ratify the appointment of PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP as independent registered public accounting firm for 2015.


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