Video Game Stocks Level Up - Research Report on Activision Blizzard, Inc., Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc., Electronic Arts Inc., Sony Corporation and Zynga Inc

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NEW YORK,  February 20, 2013  /PRNewswire/ --

Today, National Traders Association announced new research reports highlighting
Activision Blizzard, Inc. (NASDAQ: ATVI), Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc.
(NASDAQ: TTWO), Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ: EA), Sony Corporation (NYSE: SNE)
and Zynga Inc (NASDAQ: ZNGA). Today's readers may access these reports free of
charge - including full price targets, industry analysis and analyst ratings -
via the links below.

Activision Blizzard, Inc. Research Report

Activision Blizzard, in partnership with critically-acclaimed game developer
Bungie, revealed a sneak peak of their new game called  Destiny. The game is a
first-person action genre that brings gamers together in a shared world. 
According to global retailer GameStop president  Tony Bartel, the new game does
"not simply look amazing, but its new living world will change the way players
think of cooperative online gaming." He adds, "This is the type of innovation
the game industry has been waiting for." Last  February 8, the company also
released excellent quarterly results with sales increasing 7.6 percent over the
prior year. Net income rose by almost four times, sending shares 11 percent
higher on the day. With popular titles like  Call of Duty  and  World of
Warcraft  as well as cutting-edge new games like  Destiny,  Activision is poised
to continue its strong performance. The Full Research Report on Activision
Blizzard, Inc. - including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price
targets - is available to download free of charge at:
[http://www.NationalTradersAssociation.org/r/full_research_report/af55_ATVI]

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Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc. Research Report

Take-Two surged after reporting stellar third quarter fiscal 2013 results. The
company's growth and profits beat most expectations as its GAAP net revenue
jumped to  $415.8 million  from the  $236.3 million  for the third quarter of
fiscal 2012. The record-breaking launch of  NBA 2k13  contributed strongly to
the company's performance. Following the successful quarter, the Board of
Directors has authorized a share repurchase of up to 7.5 million shares of the
company's common stock. Analysts and investors are optimistic about the
company's continued growth, with new titles to be released soon, along with the
next installment of the massively popular franchise,  Grand Theft Auto.  With
this, the company is well-positioned for a solid finish to the fiscal year 2013.
The Full Research Report on Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc. - including full
detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download
free of charge at:
[http://www.NationalTradersAssociation.org/r/full_research_report/9d6e_TTWO]

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Electronic Arts Inc. Research Report

EA, the third largest gaming producer, reported its third quarter fiscal 2013
results with twelve-month non-GAAP digital revenue up 37 percent to a record 
$1.5 billion. The company also delivered non-GAAP EPS by driving high-margin
digital revenue through disciplined expense management. EA CEO  John Riccitello 
stated that the company is investing in the digital console to drive future
growth. In the last year, EA's digital business grew 17 percent due to games
like  The Simpsons: Tapped Out.  This shows how well-received Electronic Arts'
digital games have been. Aside from the company's digital offerings, the
company's release of  Crysis 3  may also drive sales higher, especially with 
Crysis 3  pre-orders soaring 35% over  Crysis 2.   The Full Research Report on
Electronic Arts Inc. - including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and
price targets - is available to download free of charge at:
[http://www.NationalTradersAssociation.org/r/full_research_report/1064_EA]

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Sony Corporation Research Report

Sony Corporation reported fiscal third quarter results with lower sales of
PlayStation 3 and PSP partially offset by the sales of PlayStation Vita, the
handheld console that was introduced in  December 2011. The company will
announce its next console, the PlayStation 4, on  February 20, ahead of
Microsoft's Xbox.  Many analysts and loyal customers are excited about this
announcement, believing that the next generation console will be crucial to
Sony's future. With a new CEO, new products and restructuring programs, Sony
expects to return to profitability by the end of 2013. The Full Research Report
on Sony Corporation - including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and
price targets - is available to download free of charge at:
[http://www.NationalTradersAssociation.org/r/full_research_report/4c6c_SNE]

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Zynga Inc Research Report

Zynga released surprising results, with full year 2012 revenue of  $1.28
billion, an increase of 12 percent compared to 2011. This was driven by the
successful  FarmVille 2  franchise. In the future, the company hopes to increase
its presence in the mobile sphere as more users turn to phones and tablets for
their gaming needs. The company earned  1 cent  per share on a non-GAAP basis,
while analysts expected an adjusted loss of  3 cents  per share. In the future,
Zynga also plans to enter real-money online gambling businesses outside  the
United States, where the activity is legal. The Full Research Report on Zynga
Inc - including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is
available to download free of charge at:
[http://www.NationalTradersAssociation.org/r/full_research_report/eb7f_ZNGA]

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