Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ:EA) would release Battlefield 4 at the end of October. In addition to that, all sports series would be issued. Activision Blizzard, Inc. (NASDAQ:ATVI) would greet autumn with its newest Call of Duty: Ghosts. The previous releases of the franchise have sold very well, and this one is highly anticipated too. Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc. (NASDAQ:TTWO) places its hopes on Grand Theft Auto V, which is due in September.
Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ:EA) is trading at a 15.48 forward P/E, while Activision Blizzard, Inc. (NASDAQ:ATVI) trades at 14.34 forward P/E and Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc. (NASDAQ:TTWO) trades at 14.31 forward P/E. Activision Blizzard is the only company of these three that pays a dividend that yields 1.30%. The transition period between old and new consoles could slow down the industry’s growth for a while. Electronic Arts looks like the autumn winner, with its sports franchises and the Battlefield release. Moreover, the new service strategy could pay off big when gamers pay for additional perks and features.
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