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King Digital Entertainment PLC (NYSE:KING)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by equities research analysts at Stifel Nicolaus in a research note issued to investors on Thursday. They currently have a $19.00 price objective on the stock, down from their previous price objective of $23.00. Stifel Nicolaus’ price target points to a potential upside of 35.81% from the stock’s previous close.

A number of other analysts have also recently weighed in on KING. Analysts at Credit Suisse reiterated an “outperform” rating on shares of King Digital Entertainment PLC in a research note on Wednesday. They now have a $17.00 price target on the stock, down previously from $500.00. Separately, analysts at Bank of America reiterated a “neutral” rating on shares of King Digital Entertainment PLC in a research note on Wednesday. They now have a $19.00 price target on the stock, down previously from $22.00. Finally, analysts at Piper Jaffray downgraded shares of King Digital Entertainment PLC from an “overweight” rating to a “neutral” rating in a research note on Wednesday. They now have a $16.00 price target on the stock, down previously from $28.00. Nine analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and five have issued a buy rating to the stock. The company has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $19.32.

King Digital Entertainment PLC (NYSE:KING) traded up 0.14% on Thursday, hitting $14.01. The stock had a trading volume of 1,729,009 shares. King Digital Entertainment PLC has a one year low of $13.65 and a one year high of $23.48. The stock’s 50-day moving average is $19.42 and its 200-day moving average is $18.12. The company has a market cap of $4.451 billion and a price-to-earnings ratio of 6.98.

King Digital Entertainment PLC (NYSE:KING) last released its earnings data on Tuesday, August 12th. The company reported $0.52 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.50 by $0.02. The company had revenue of $593.60 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $455.50 million.

King Digital Entertainment plc is an interactive entertainment company. The Company’s games include Candy Crush Saga, Pet Rescue Saga, Farm Heroes Saga, Papa Pear Saga and Bubble Witch Saga.

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