Take-Two Plunges 7% Following Guidance Cut

Take-Two Plunges 7% Following Guidance Cut Feb. 9, 2024, 9:17 a.m., readers: 24

Take-Two Interactive Software (NASDAQ:TTWO) experienced a decline of over 7% pre-market today following the announcement of an unexpected fiscal third-quarter loss and a downward revision of its annual forecast. The video game publisher cited challenges including a downturn in mobile advertising and lower sales for its NBA 2K24 basketball franchise as key factors behind its performance. The company disclosed an adjusted loss of $0.54 per share, which did not meet the anticipated earnings of $0.72 per share. Looking forward to fiscal 2024, Take-Two adjusted its net bookings forecast to a range between $5.25 billion and $5.3 billion, down from the previous projection of $5.45 billion to $5.55 billion. The company now anticipates a net loss per share ranging from $5.95 to $5.85, based on projected revenue of $5.27 billion to $5.32 billion. This marks a shift from earlier loss estimates of $5.62 to $5.35 per share, with revenue expectations previously set between $5.37 billion and $5.47 billion.

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T ake-Two Interactive Software, Inc. develops, publishes, and markets interactive entertainment solutions for consumers worldwide. The company offers its products under the Rockstar Games, 2K, Private Division, and T2 Mobile Games names. It develops and publishes action/adventure products under the Grand Theft Auto, Max Payne, Midnight Club, and Red Dead Redemption names;

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