Insider Selling: Take-Two Interactive Software CEO Sells 12,000 Shares of Stock (TTWO)
Take-Two Interactive Software (NASDAQ:TTWO) CEO Strauss Zelnick sold 12,000 shares of Take-Two Interactive Software stock on the open market in a transaction that occurred on Monday, July 14th. The shares were sold at an average price of $22.42, for a total transaction of $269,040.00. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at this link.
A number of analysts have recently weighed in on TTWO shares. Analysts at MKM Partners raised their price target on shares of Take-Two Interactive Software from $24.00 to $27.00 in a research note on Wednesday. They now have a “buy” rating on the stock. Separately, analysts at Benchmark Co. upgraded shares of Take-Two Interactive Software from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note on Thursday, June 26th. They now have a $25.31 price target on the stock, up previously from $22.30. Finally, analysts at Cowen and Company raised their price target on shares of Take-Two Interactive Software from $20.00 to $21.00 in a research note on Monday, May 19th. Seven equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and seven have issued a buy rating to the stock. The stock presently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus price target of $22.99.
Take-Two Interactive Software (NASDAQ:TTWO) traded up 0.72% during mid-day trading on Wednesday, hitting $22.48. 2,821,322 shares of the company’s stock traded hands. Take-Two Interactive Software has a 52 week low of $15.79 and a 52 week high of $22.91. The stock has a 50-day moving average of $21.1 and a 200-day moving average of $20.10. The company has a market cap of $1.748 billion and a price-to-earnings ratio of 6.98.
Take-Two Interactive Software (NASDAQ:TTWO) last released its earnings data on Tuesday, May 13th. The company reported $0.21 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.10 by $0.11. The company had revenue of $233.20 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $201.51 million. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.38 earnings per share. The company’s revenue for the quarter was down 23.1% on a year-over-year basis. Analysts expect that Take-Two Interactive Software will post $1.01 EPS for the current fiscal year.
Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc is a developer, publisher and marketer of interactive entertainment for consumers worldwide.
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