Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc. (TTWO): What’s the Story?

Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc. (TTWO) is an interesting player in the Technology space, with a focus on Multimedia & Graphics Software. The stock has been active on the tape, currently trading at $113.88, up from yesterday’s close by 0.72%. Given the stock’s recent action, it seemed like a good time to take a closer look at the company’s recent data.

Fundamental Analysis

Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc. (TTWO) currently trades with a market capitalization of $13.02 Billion. That value represents a market adjusting for revenues that have been growing by 0.92 % on a quarterly year/year basis as of the company’s last quarterly report.

You can get a sense of how sustainable that is by a levered free cash flow of $337.73 Million over the past twelve months. Generally speaking, earnings are expected to fall in coming quarters. Analysts are forecasting earnings of $0.63 on a per share basis this quarter. Perhaps, that suggests something about why 1.61% of the outstanding share supply is held by institutional investors.

Technical Analysis

Sometimes, we can understand most about a stock by simply looking at how it has been trading. Looking at the stock’s movement on the chart, Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc. recorded a 52-week high of $129.25. It is now trading 15.37% off that level. The stock is trading $104.09 its 50-day moving average by -9.79%. The stock carved out a 52-week low down at $65.63.

In recent action, Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc. (TTWO) has made a move of +13.01% over the past month, which has come on Strong relative transaction volume. Over the trailing year, the stock is underperforming the S&P 500 by 15.08, and it’s gotten there by action that has been more volatile on a day-to-day basis than most other stocks on the exchange. In terms of the mechanics underlying that movement, traders will want to note that the stock is trading on a float of 2.90% with $112.88 Million sitting short, betting on future declines. That suggests something of the likelihood of a short squeeze in shares of TTWO.

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