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Visual Effects Producer DNEG Lands SPAC Deal: What Investors Should Know About The Academy Award-Winning Company
25 Jan 22
M&A, News, IPOs
A leading visual effects and animation company announced a SPAC deal Tuesday and laid out its growth plans for investors. Here are the key details.
Global Markets Slump, US Crypto Strategy, Cathie Wood Sells Twitter Shares, Peloton Urged To Oust CEO, Activist Investor Builds Unilever Stake: 5 Headlines You May Have Missed From This Weekend
24 Jan 22
Cryptocurrency, Government, News, Regulations, Markets, Tech, Trading Ideas
Heading into a new trading week, here is a quick roundup of the top five stories from the technology, corporate and cryptocurrency sectors that investors would not want to miss out on from the weekend.
'Spider-Man: No Way Home' Silences 'Scream' To Retake Top Spot At Box Office
23 Jan 22
One week after losing the berth as the nation’s top grossing weekend box office hit to “Scream,” “Spider-Man: No Way Home” took back the leadership role as the most popular film among American moviegoers.
Benzinga Bulls And Bears Of The Past Week: ViacomCBS, Ford, Meta, Netflix, Microsoft, Tesla And More
22 Jan 22
Long Ideas, Short Sellers, Short Ideas, Trading Ideas
Benzinga has examined the prospects for many investor favorite stocks over the past week.
Microsoft Intends To Keep 'Call Of Duty' On PlayStation Following Activision Blizzard Acquisition
21 Jan 22
News, Contracts, Movers, Trading Ideas
Microsoft Corp (NASDAQ: MSFT) on Tuesday announced plans to acquire game developer Activision Blizzard Inc (NASDAQ: ATVI) for $95 per share in an all-cash deal.
Sony Executive Said Co Seeking New Partners for EV Project
21 Jan 22
News, Tech
'Had good calls this week with leaders at Sony. I confirmed our intent to honor all existing agreements upon acquisition of Activision Blizzard and our desire to keep Call of Duty on PlayStation...' -Tweet From Microsoft's Xbox's Head, Phil Spencer
20 Jan 22
M&A, News, Rumors
Morgan Stanley Picks Sony As 'Research Tactical Idea'
20 Jan 22
Analyst Color, News, Price Target, Reiteration, Analyst Ratings, Tech
Morgan Stanley analyst Masahiro Ono named Sony Group Corp (NYSE: SONY) a "Research Tactical Idea."
'What A New World We Live In,' Says AMC CEO As Theater Chain's NFTs Go For As Much As $223.8 In Secondary Market
20 Jan 22
Cryptocurrency, News, Markets
AMC Entertainment Holdings Inc. (NYSE: AMC) said that almost 100,000 of the free non fungible tokens (NFTs) that were given away by the movie
'Call Of Duty' Players Up In Arms Over Microsoft's Purchase Of Activision Blizzard: 8 Best Memes
19 Jan 22
Tech, Media
Microsoft Corporation's (NASDAQ: MSFT) acquisition of Activision Blizzard Inc (NASDAQ: ATVI) brings with it major game franchises like Call of Duty, Diablo, Overwatch, StarCraft, and Warcraft.
6 Analysts Dissect Microsoft's Activision Blizzard Deal: 'A Call Option On Numerous Metaverse Plays'
19 Jan 22
Analyst Color, M&A, Reiteration, Analyst Ratings, Tech
Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ: MSFT) announced Tuesday its biggest-ever acquisition by agreeing to buy Activision Blizzard, Inc.
10 Consumer Discretionary Stocks Moving In Wednesday's Pre-Market Session
19 Jan 22
Pre-Market Outlook, Markets, Movers
20 Stocks Moving in Wednesday's Pre-Market Session
19 Jan 22
News, Penny Stocks, Small Cap, Pre-Market Outlook, Markets, Movers, Trading Ideas
Gainers Zogenix, Inc. (NASDAQ: ZGNX) shares rose 56.1% to $24.41 in pre-market trading after UCB announced plans to acquire the company.
AMC Dishes Out Free NFTs To Over 425,000 Shareholders: What You Need To Know
19 Jan 22
Cryptocurrency, News, Markets
AMC Entertainment Holdings Inc (NYSE: AMC) is rewarding more than 425,000 of its shareholders with non fungible tokens minted on the WAX platform.
Why The $70B Activision-Microsoft Deal Could Hurt Sony
18 Jan 22
Analyst Color, M&A, Top Stories, Exclusives, Analyst Ratings, Movers, Tech, Trading Ideas, Interview
Wedbush Securities analyst Michael Pachter named Activision Blizzard Inc (NASDAQ: ATVI) his top stock for 2022 at the end of December.
Microsoft Analyst Says Acquisition Of Activision Blizzard Is 'A Major Bet On Consumer'
18 Jan 22
Analyst Color, M&A, Reiteration, Analyst Ratings, Tech
Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ: MSFT) announced Tuesday a deal to buy Activision Blizzard Inc (NASDAQ:
Could Microsoft Make 'Call Of Duty' An Xbox Exclusive? 3 Scenarios To Consider
18 Jan 22
M&A, News, Top Stories, Tech, Media
Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ: MSFT) announced Tuesday morning plans to buy Activision Blizzard, Inc (NASDAQ: ATVI) for nearly $70 billion in an all-cash deal.
Disney Drops Trailer For 'Moon Knight' Series Ahead Of March 30 Premiere
18 Jan 22
The Walt Disney Co. (NYSE: DIS) has released the trailer for the latest addition to its Marvel Cinematic Universe: the six-episode series “Moon Knight,” which premieres March 30 on the Disney+ streaming service.
Benzinga Pro's Top 5 Stocks To Watch For Tuesday, Jan. 18, 2022: ATVI, RBLX, SONY, ZNGA, CFV
18 Jan 22
Pre-Market Outlook
Today's 5 Stock Ideas: Activision Blizzard (ATVI) - Shares were up more than 30% Tuesday morning following news Microsoft (MSFT) will buy the company for $95 per share in cash, or about a $70 billion
Wedbush Analyst Michael Pacher, Currently Interviewing On Benzinga's PreMarket Prep, Comments On Microsoft, Activision Blizzard Deal, Says Activision Blizzard Properties Could Be Removed From Sony's PlayStation
18 Jan 22
Analyst Color, Exclusives, Analyst Ratings, Media, Interview