Do You Own Activision Blizzard, Inc. (NASDAQ:ATVI) Shares?

Allan Goodman
December 30, 2017

The hedge fund run by Donald Chiboucis held 482,301 shares of the technology company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $31.11 million, up from 55,671 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Activision Blizzard, Inc. (NASDAQ:ATVI) has risen 47.83% since December 29, 2016 and is uptrending. Volume in the last session has decreased compared with RRC's average trading volume. Volume is simply the number of shares or contracts that trade over a given period of time, usually a day.

Jvl Advisors Llc decreased its stake in Encana Corp (ECA) by 1.66% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Hilltop Holdings Inc bought 113,067 shares as the company's stock declined 10.55% while stock markets rallied. The Wafra Investment Advisory Group Inc holds 155,569 shares with $8.21 million value, down from 187,735 last quarter. Kayne Anderson Rudnick Investment Management Llc who had been investing in Zoetis Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $35.31 billion market cap company. The stock increased 0.25% or $0.11 during the last trading session, reaching $44.75. Insider ownership increased by a total of 25342 shares, which suggests that ATVI's key executives are feeling more optimistic about the outlook for the stock. It has outperformed by 18.90% the S&P500. Optimum Advisors holds 0.42% or 24,210 shares in its portfolio. Therefore 83% are positive.

Analysts await Activision Blizzard, Inc. The rating was maintained by Jefferies with "Buy" on Friday, August 4. The stock has "Outperform" rating by Wedbush on Friday, November 4. The stock has "Buy" rating by Mizuho on Tuesday, September 6. On Friday, July 21 the stock rating was maintained by Guggenheim with "Buy". (NASDAQ:ATVI) has "Overweight" rating given on Thursday, June 16 by Barclays Capital. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Wednesday, October 11 by Piper Jaffray. 639.82 million shares or 0.01% less from 639.89 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. (NASDAQ:ATVI). Lpl Lc owns 96,432 shares for 0.02% of their portfolio. (NASDAQ:ATVI). American Intl Gru Inc accumulated 296,277 shares. Cap Fincl Advisers Ltd Company has 41,281 shares. Great West Life Assurance Can invested in 114,184 shares or 0.01% of the stock. Meag Munich Ergo Kapitalanlagegesellschaft Mbh holds 0.27% or 103,534 shares. RBC Capital Markets maintained the shares of TEL in report on Thursday, October 29 with "Outperform" rating. Activision Blizzard, Inc.'s average EBITDA per Share Growth Rate was 21.7 percent during the past 12 months. In general, more thrust is placed on most recent actions by assigning higher weights to it than those assigned to past movements. (NASDAQ:ATVI) for 19,409 shares. Westpac Bk Corporation reported 0.2% stake.

Cibc World Markets Corp, which manages about $10.42 billion US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Priceline Grp Inc (NASDAQ:PCLN) by 34,696 shares to 52,141 shares, valued at $95.46 million in 2017Q3, according to the filing. (NASDAQ:ATVI) to report earnings on February, 8. Glg Limited Liability has invested 0.16% in Activision Blizzard, Inc. (NASDAQ:ATVI) for 13,658 shares.

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Activision Blizzard, Inc. (NASDAQ:ATVI) has accumulated 8.03% over the course of one week. (NASDAQ:ATVI) news were published by: Nasdaq.com which released: "Why Activision Blizzard (ATVI) Could Beat Earnings Estimates Again" on December 15, 2017, also Seekingalpha.com with their article: "Why King's New Mobile Ad Business Matters For Activision Blizzard" published on December 04, 2017, Investorplace.com published: "It's Game On for Activision Blizzard, Inc". It also reduced its holding in Nutanix Inc.by 197,876 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 90,438 shares, and cut its stake in Q2 Holdings Inc.

Since August 7, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 3 sales for $239.12 million activity. Shares for $228.20 million were sold by KELLY BRIAN G on Monday, August 7. Durkin Dennis M had sold 160,000 shares worth $9.71M. Its up 0.03, from 0.97 in 2017Q2. The stock was sold at an average price of $63.64, for a total value of $1,257,590.04. 78 funds opened positions while 358 raised stakes. At&T Inc. (NYSE:T) was raised too. Public Employees Retirement System of OH boosted its position in shares of Activision Blizzard by 0.4% in the 3rd quarter. Franklin Resource holds 561,770 shares or 0.02% of its portfolio. Rhode Island-based Coastline Trust has invested 0.17% in Activision Blizzard, Inc. Moreover, Mitsubishi Ufj & Bk Corporation has 0.12% invested in TE Connectivity Ltd. (NYSE:TEL). Axa, a France-based fund reported 596,501 shares. Ameriprise has 0.83% invested in Citigroup Inc. (NYSE:TRGP) for 96,115 shares. 9,075 are owned by South State. Peak6 Investments LP holds 105,082 shares. Parkwood Ltd Co reported 3,657 shares.

Among 44 analysts covering Nike Inc. Six investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and twenty-five have given a buy rating to the company's stock. Therefore 32% are positive. The stock of Trupanion, Inc. (NYSE:C) has "Hold" rating given on Monday, November 28 by Jefferies. The stock has "Buy" rating by Cowen & Co on Monday, July 17. BMO Capital Markets maintained the stock with "Hold" rating in Thursday, September 7 report. The company was maintained on Friday, February 12 by UBS. Zacks upgraded Citigroup Inc. Benchmark has "Buy" rating and $50.87 target. The correct version of this piece can be viewed at https://www.truebluetribune.com/2017/12/29/activision-blizzard-atvi-lifted-to-strong-buy-at-vetr.html. Credit Suisse upgraded Citigroup Inc. (NYSE:CNP) on Monday, November 20 with "Neutral" rating.

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