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)
Santa Monica, US
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 $6.6 b in FY, 2016 which is a 42% increase from the previous period.

Revenue (FY, 2016)

6.6 b

Revenue growth (FY, 2015 - FY, 2016), %


Net income (FY, 2016)

966 m

EBIT (FY, 2016)

1.4 b

Market capitalization (23-Jun-2017)

45.6 b

Closing share price (23-Jun-2017)


Cash (31-Dec-2016)

3.2 b
Activision Blizzard's current market capitalization is $45.6 b.
USDFY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


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

Revenue growth, %


Operating expense total

3.2 b3.2 b3.3 b5.2 b


1.4 b1.2 b1.3 b1.4 b

EBIT margin, %


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
USDY, 2009Y, 2010Y, 2011Y, 2012Y, 2013Y, 2014Y, 2015FY, 2016


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

Current Assets

6.2 b6.9 b3.4 b4.8 b


138 m157 m189 m258 m


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

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
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


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 b2.3 b
USDY, 2016


782 k

Financial Leverage

1.9 x

Activision Blizzard Operating Metrics

Activision Blizzard's Monthly Active Users was reported to be 431 m in Q1, 2017. Activision Blizzard's Facilities was reported to be 100 in FY, 2016, which is a 56% increase from the previous period
Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014FY, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015FY, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016FY, 2016Q1, 2017

New Product Launches






Monthly Active Users

621 m575 m548 m530 m544 m491 m482 m447 m431 m

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