Activision Blizzard

Activision Blizzard is an independent video game software developer and distributor. The company is a leading worldwide developer, publisher and distributor of interactive entertainment and leisure products for various consoles, handheld platforms and the PC. Activision Blizzard has continued to thrive as a leading digital entertainment provider whose games appeal to a variety of gamers. The company strives to make thrilling, and engaging entertainment experiences for its players, who live in a world with many entertainment options.
Company Growth (employees)
Type
Public
HQ
Santa Monica, US
Founded
1991
Size (employees)
9,600 (est)
Activision Blizzard was founded in 1991 and is headquartered in Santa Monica, US

Activision Blizzard Office Locations

Activision Blizzard has an office in Santa Monica

Activision Blizzard Data and Metrics

Activision Blizzard Financial Metrics

Activision Blizzard's revenue was reported to be $1.7 b in Q1, 2017
USD

Revenue (Q1, 2017)

1.7 b

Net income (Q1, 2017)

426 m

EBIT (Q1, 2017)

493 m

Market capitalization (18-Aug-2017)

47.4 b

Cash (31-Mar-2017)

3.2 b
Activision Blizzard's current market capitalization is $47.4 b.
USDFY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Revenue

4.8 b4.9 b4.6 b4.4 b4.7 b6.6 b

Revenue growth, %

7%2%(6%)(4%)6%42%

Sales and marketing expense

1.2 b

R&D expense

958 m

General and administrative expense

634 m

Operating expense total

3.2 b3.2 b3.3 b5.2 b

EBIT

1.4 b1.2 b1.3 b1.4 b

EBIT margin, %

30%27%28%21%

Pre tax profit

1.3 b981 m1.1 b1.1 b

Income tax expense

246 m309 m309 m146 m229 m140 m

Net Income

1 b835 m892 m966 m
USDQ2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017

Revenue

970 m753 m1.3 b1 b990 m1.5 b1.6 b1.6 b1.7 b

Sales and marketing expense

141 m221 m92 m164 m189 m168 m322 m340 m246 m

R&D expense

112 m131 m145 m149 m159 m175 m249 m249 m225 m

General and administrative expense

107 m140 m86 m102 m109 m160 m169 m156 m177 m

Operating expense total

360 m492 m323 m415 m457 m503 m740 m745 m648 m

EBIT

310 m8 m542 m332 m196 m461 m232 m294 m493 m

EBIT margin, %

32%1%42%32%20%32%15%19%29%

Pre tax profit

260 m492 m282 m409 m167 m231 m453 m

Income tax expense

56 m(20 m)98 m70 m18 m73 m40 m32 m27 m

Net Income

204 m(23 m)394 m212 m127 m336 m127 m199 m426 m
USDY, 2009Y, 2010Y, 2011Y, 2012Y, 2013Y, 2014Y, 2015FY, 2016

Cash

2.8 b2.8 b3.2 b4 b4.4 b4.8 b1.8 b3.2 b

Inventories

49 m

Current Assets

6.2 b6.9 b3.4 b4.8 b

PP&E

138 m157 m189 m258 m

Goodwill

7.1 b7.1 b7.1 b9.8 b

Total Assets

14 b14.7 b15.3 b17.5 b

Accounts Payable

355 m325 m284 m222 m

Current Liabilities

2.4 b2.7 b2.6 b2.7 b

Total Liabilities

8.3 b

Additional Paid-in Capital

9.7 b9.9 b10.2 b10.4 b

Retained Earnings

2.7 b3.4 b4.1 b4.9 b

Total Equity

6.6 b7.2 b8.1 b9.1 b

Financial Leverage

2.1 x2 x1.9 x1.9 x
USDQ2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017

Cash

4.2 b3.8 b4.5 b4.4 b4.4 b2.9 b2.3 b4 b3.2 b

Inventories

151 m222 m102 m117 m238 m103 m94 m131 m48 m

Current Assets

5.5 b6 b5.9 b6.1 b6.3 b4 b3.4 b5.3 b4.4 b

PP&E

162 m162 m158 m179 m200 m246 m260 m258 m245 m

Goodwill

7.1 b7.1 b7.1 b7.1 b7.1 b9.8 b9.8 b9.8 b9.8 b

Total Assets

13.4 b13.9 b13.8 b14 b14.3 b17.3 b16.6 b18.4 b16.9 b

Accounts Payable

167 m266 m123 m198 m309 m150 m176 m211 m150 m

Current Liabilities

1.4 b2.1 b1.9 b1.5 b1.6 b2.3 b2.2 b3.7 b2.2 b

Additional Paid-in Capital

9.9 b9.9 b10 b10.2 b10.2 b10.3 b10.4 b10.4 b10.6 b

Retained Earnings

3 b3 b3.6 b3.8 b3.9 b4.2 b4.4 b4.6 b5.1 b

Total Equity

7.2 b7 b7.2 b7.8 b8 b8.3 b8.6 b8.8 b9.4 b

Financial Leverage

1.9 x2 x1.9 x1.8 x1.8 x2.1 x1.9 x2.1 x1.8 x
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Net Income

1 b835 m892 m966 m

Depreciation and Amortization

108 m90 m95 m829 m

Accounts Receivable

198 m(180 m)(40 m)84 m

Inventories

6 m(2 m)(54 m)32 m

Accounts Payable

7 m(12 m)(25 m)(50 m)

Cash From Operating Activities

1.3 b1.3 b1.2 b2.2 b

Capital Expenditures

(74 m)(107 m)(111 m)(136 m)

Cash From Investing Activities

308 m(84 m)(3.7 b)(1.2 b)

Long-term Borrowings

(6 m)(375 m)(250 m)(6.1 b)

Dividends Paid

(216 m)(147 m)(170 m)(195 m)

Cash From Financing Activities

(1.2 b)(374 m)(135 m)500 m

Free Cash Flow

1.3 b1.4 b1.3 b2 b
USDQ2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017

Net Income

204 m(23 m)394 m212 m127 m336 m127 m199 m426 m

Accounts Payable

167 m266 m123 m198 m309 m150 m176 m211 m150 m
USDY, 2017

Revenue/Employee

179.8 k

Financial Leverage

1.8 x

Activision Blizzard Operating Metrics

Activision Blizzard's Monthly Active Users was reported to be 431 m in Q1, 2017
Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014FY, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015FY, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016FY, 2016Q1, 2017

New Product Launches

324172651424582

Facilities

5864100

Countries

171720

Monthly Active Users

621 m575 m548 m530 m544 m491 m482 m447 m431 m

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