|Bid||N/A x N/A|
|Ask||N/A x N/A|
|Day's range||59.20 - 61.18|
|52-week range||53.45 - 99.79|
|Beta (5Y monthly)||0.51|
|PE ratio (TTM)||19.75|
|Forward dividend & yield||0.21 (0.34%)|
|Ex-dividend date||24 May 2021|
|1y target est||N/A|
Microsoft's (NASDAQ: MSFT) recent $69 billion bid to buy Activision Blizzard (NASDAQ: ATVI) highlights the value behind the companies that make video games. With big tech increasingly talking up the metaverse opportunity, companies with talented software engineers are going to be in high demand, and are naturally in the best position to capitalize on the development of these virtual worlds. Of course, Activision shareholders are probably wondering where to invest next.
Super League Gaming CEO Ann Hand joins Yahoo Finance Live to discuss the Microsft-Activision Blizzard deal, an overview of Super League Gaming, gaming and esports, women in the video game industry, and the outlook for video games and the metaverse.
Yahoo Finance's Daniel Howley details the impact Microsoft's acquisition of Activision has for the video game space and competitors like Sony, cloud gaming innovations, and the benefits this deal holds for Xbox owners.