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DJ Activision Blizzard Reports Mixed Holiday Quarter -- Market Talk

· 02/04/2021 16:14

16:14 ET - Activision Blizzard posts a 4Q increase in revenue and net bookings, as people continued to turn to videogames to stay entertained during the pandemic. But the maker of Call of Duty says implied adjusted EPS slipped to $1.21, down from $1.23 a year ago. Revenue of $2.41B and net bookings of $3.05B were up from $1.99B and $2.71B, respectively. For the full year, the company says it generated $8.09B in revenue and $8.42B in net bookings, up from $6.49B and $6.39B for 2019, respectively. Activision shares are up 5% in after-hours trading. (sarah.needleman@wsj.com; @saraheneedleman)

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February 04, 2021 16:14 ET (21:14 GMT)

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