Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc. (NASDAQ:TTWO) currently has an A verage Broker Rating of 1.36. This number is based on the 18 sell-side firms polled by Zacks. The ABR rank within the industry stands at 117. Analysts on a consensus basis are expecting that the stock will reach $128.75 within the year.  The ABR is provided by Zacks which simplfies analyst ratings into an integer based number. They use a one to five scale where they translate brokerage firm Buy/Sell/Hold recommendations into an average broker rating. A low number in the 1-2 range typically indicates a Buy, 3 represents a Hold and 4-5 represents a consensus Sell rating. 

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Successful investors are typically highly knowledgeable when it comes to the stock market. Smart investors are usually able to know when to buy and when to sell. They are also adept at controlling risk and properly managing the portfolio to extract maximum profit. These types of investors have most likely put in the required time and effort that it takes to understand the inner workings of the market. Expecting that profits will start rolling in immediately can lead to extreme disappointment down the line. Investors have to learn how to align goals and expectations in order to confidently navigate the market terrain.

Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc. (NASDAQ:TTWO) closed the last session at $90.74 and sees an average of 1832573.75 shares trade hands in each session. The 52-week low of the stock stands at $84.63 while the current level stands at 11.45% of the 52-week High-Low range. Looking further out we can see that the stock has moved -10.59% over the past 12 weeks and -11.85% year to date.

Research analysts are predicting that Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc. (NASDAQ:TTWO) will report earnings of $0.37 per share when the firm issues their next quarterly report. This is the consensus earnings per share number according to data from Zack’s Research.

Most recently Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc. (NASDAQ:TTWO) posted quarterly earnings of $4.05 which compared to the sell-side estimates of 0.79. The stock’s 12-month trailing earnings per share stands at $5.98. Shares have moved $-8.45 over the past month and more recently, $-4.75 over the past week heading into the earnings announcement. There are 14 analyst projections that were taken into consideration from respected brokerage firms.

16 analysts rate Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc. a Buy or Strong Buy, which is 88.89% of all the analyst ratings.

Successful investors are typically highly knowledgeable when it comes to the stock market. Smart investors are usually able to know when to buy and when to sell. They are also adept at controlling risk and properly managing the portfolio to extract maximum profit. These types of investors have most likely put in the required time and effort that it takes to understand the inner workings of the market. Expecting that profits will start rolling in immediately can lead to extreme disappointment down the line. Investors have to learn how to align goals and expectations in order to confidently navigate the market terrain.

This article is informational purposes only and should not be considered a recommendation to buy or sell the stock.

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