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Best Gaming Stocks to Buy Now (2022)
Top gaming stocks in 2022 ranked by overall Zen Score. See the best gaming stocks to buy now, according to analyst forecasts for the electronic gaming & multimedia industry.

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Ticker
Company
Forecast Score
Market Cap
Price
Price Target
Upside/Downside
Consensus
Analysts
Fore. Revenue Growth
Fore. Earnings Growth
Forecast ROE
Forecast ROA
ATVI
ACTIVISION BLIZZARD INC
$59.57B$76.11$92.5421.58%Strong Buy1511.28%20.00%11.44%8.40%
SCPL
SCIPLAY CORP
$2.03B$16.05$15.79-1.64%Buy85.16%22.91%133.95%19.57%
EA
ELECTRONIC ARTS INC
$35.18B$127.41$146.9315.32%Buy156.61%25.17%21.14%12.60%
GRVY
GRAVITY CO LTD
$284.07M$40.88N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A
AVID
AVID TECHNOLOGY INC
$1.18B$27.00$38.0040.74%Buy37.34%17.13%N/AN/A
INSE
INSPIRED ENTERTAINMENT INC
$321.53M$12.43$20.3363.58%Strong Buy33.09%27.40%-85.37%15.07%
GMGI
GOLDEN MATRIX GROUP INC
$62.57M$2.22N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A
TTWO
TAKE TWO INTERACTIVE SOFTWARE INC
$17.00B$101.27$160.6358.61%Strong Buy2527.53%N/A13.16%7.10%
PLTK
PLAYTIKA HOLDING CORP
$3.05B$8.44$17.94112.54%Hold93.63%9.32%-379.92%11.22%
BILI
BILIBILI INC
$8.12B$20.56$26.0026.46%Buy1121.04%N/A-18.20%-6.33%
NGMS
NEOGAMES SA
$465.01M$13.90$17.6727.10%Buy348.87%N/A24.81%7.27%
VS
VERSUS SYSTEMS INC
$2.06M$1.49$1.500.67%Buy142.47%N/A-2.76%-3.12%
GIGM
GIGAMEDIA LTD
$13.48M$1.22N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A
MYPS
PLAYSTUDIOS INC
$529.93M$4.08$3.85-5.64%Hold36.18%N/A4.71%4.28%
SE
SEA LTD
$32.19B$59.76$131.00119.21%Strong Buy1315.02%N/A-1.10%-0.31%
EGLX
ENTHUSIAST GAMING HOLDINGS INC
$109.65M$0.73$4.00450.96%Buy122.42%N/A-1.56%-1.17%
DDI
DOUBLEDOWN INTERACTIVE CO LTD
$525.76M$10.61$18.5074.36%Strong Buy2-2.00%N/A0.43%0.34%
SLGG
SUPER LEAGUE GAMING INC
$21.30M$0.57$2.00252.73%Buy111.80%N/A-120.36%-81.47%
GAME
ENGINE GAMING & MEDIA INC
$8.21M$0.53$5.00852.38%Strong Buy1N/AN/AN/AN/A
RBLX
ROBLOX CORP
$18.42B$30.65$41.5935.70%Buy2418.58%N/A-208.44%-17.53%
RNWK
REALNETWORKS INC
$34.44M$0.72N/AN/AStrong Buy1N/AN/AN/AN/A
BRAG
BRAGG GAMING GROUP INC
$82.31M$3.90$9.00130.77%Strong Buy14.25%N/A3.18%2.09%
SKLZ
SKILLZ INC
$374.07M$0.89$1.0315.17%Sell42.36%N/A-31.11%-17.41%
NCTY
THE9 LTD
$15.67M$0.69N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A
MSGM
MOTORSPORT GAMES INC
$9.95M$5.33$3.50-34.33%Hold4-14.87%N/A1.11%0.36%
IMTE
INTEGRATED MEDIA TECHNOLOGY LTD
$9.37M$0.64N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A
BHAT
BLUE HAT INTERACTIVE ENTERTAINMENT TECHNOLOGY
$3.56M$0.66N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A
YVR
LIQUID MEDIA GROUP LTD
$4.46M$0.23N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A

Gaming Stocks FAQ

What are the best gaming stocks to buy right now in Dec 2022?

According to Zen Score, the 3 best gaming stocks to buy right now are:

1. Activision Blizzard (NASDAQ:ATVI)


Activision Blizzard (NASDAQ:ATVI) is the top gaming stock with a Zen Score of 57, which is 28 points higher than the gaming industry average of 29. It passed 21 out of 38 due diligence checks and has strong fundamentals. Activision Blizzard has seen its stock return 31.02% over the past year, overperforming other gaming stocks by 81 percentage points.

Activision Blizzard has an average 1 year price target of $92.54, an upside of 21.58% from Activision Blizzard's current stock price of $76.11.

Activision Blizzard stock has a consensus Strong Buy recommendation according to Wall Street analysts. Of the 15 analysts covering Activision Blizzard, 53.33% have issued a Strong Buy rating, 20% have issued a Buy, 26.67% have issued a hold, while 0% have issued a Sell rating, and 0% have issued a Strong Sell.

2. Sciplay (NASDAQ:SCPL)


Sciplay (NASDAQ:SCPL) is the second best gaming stock with a Zen Score of 52, which is 23 points higher than the gaming industry average of 29. It passed 17 out of 33 due diligence checks and has strong fundamentals. Sciplay has seen its stock return 1.45% over the past year, overperforming other gaming stocks by 52 percentage points.

Sciplay has an average 1 year price target of $15.79, a downside of -1.64% from Sciplay's current stock price of $16.05.

Sciplay stock has a consensus Buy recommendation according to Wall Street analysts. Of the 8 analysts covering Sciplay, 37.5% have issued a Strong Buy rating, 25% have issued a Buy, 25% have issued a hold, while 12.5% have issued a Sell rating, and 0% have issued a Strong Sell.

3. Electronic Arts (NASDAQ:EA)


Electronic Arts (NASDAQ:EA) is the third best gaming stock with a Zen Score of 48, which is 19 points higher than the gaming industry average of 29. It passed 19 out of 38 due diligence checks and has strong fundamentals. Electronic Arts has seen its stock return 0.87% over the past year, overperforming other gaming stocks by 51 percentage points.

Electronic Arts has an average 1 year price target of $146.93, an upside of 15.32% from Electronic Arts's current stock price of $127.41.

Electronic Arts stock has a consensus Buy recommendation according to Wall Street analysts. Of the 15 analysts covering Electronic Arts, 26.67% have issued a Strong Buy rating, 26.67% have issued a Buy, 46.67% have issued a hold, while 0% have issued a Sell rating, and 0% have issued a Strong Sell.

What are the gaming stocks with highest dividends?

Out of 2 gaming stocks that have issued dividends in the past year, the 2 gaming stocks with the highest dividend yields are:

1. Activision Blizzard (NASDAQ:ATVI)


Activision Blizzard (NASDAQ:ATVI) has an annual dividend yield of 0.62%, which is the same as the gaming industry average of 0.6%. Activision Blizzard's dividend payout is stable, having never dropped by more than 10% in the last 10 years. Activision Blizzard's dividend has shown consistent growth over the last 10 years.

Activision Blizzard's dividend payout ratio of 21.9% indicates that its dividend yield is sustainable for the long-term.

2. Electronic Arts (NASDAQ:EA)


Electronic Arts (NASDAQ:EA) has an annual dividend yield of 0.58%, which is the same as the gaming industry average of 0.6%.

Electronic Arts's dividend payout ratio of 22.4% indicates that its dividend yield is sustainable for the long-term.

Why are gaming stocks down?

Gaming stocks were down -1.68% in the last day, and up 3.06% over the last week. Playtika Holding was the among the top losers in the electronic gaming & multimedia industry, dropping -6.74% yesterday.

Shares of several companies in the broader communications, media & entertainment industry are trading lower on continued weakness amid raised concerns over further Fed rate hikes, which could impact discretionary spending.

What are the most undervalued gaming stocks?

Based on WallStreetZen's Valuation Score, the 3 most undervalued gaming stocks right now are:

1. Gravity Co (NASDAQ:GRVY)


Gravity Co (NASDAQ:GRVY) is the most undervalued gaming stock based on WallStreetZen's Valuation Score. Gravity Co has a valuation score of 100, which is 67 points higher than the gaming industry average of 33. It passed 7 out of 7 valuation due diligence checks.

Gravity Co's stock has dropped -47.72% in the past year. It has overperformed other stocks in the gaming industry by 2 percentage points.

2. Inspired Entertainment (NASDAQ:INSE)


Inspired Entertainment (NASDAQ:INSE) is the second most undervalued gaming stock based on WallStreetZen's Valuation Score. Inspired Entertainment has a valuation score of 57, which is 24 points higher than the gaming industry average of 33. It passed 4 out of 7 valuation due diligence checks.

Inspired Entertainment's stock has gained 4.98% in the past year. It has overperformed other stocks in the gaming industry by 55 percentage points.

3. Playtika Holding (NASDAQ:PLTK)


Playtika Holding (NASDAQ:PLTK) is the third most undervalued gaming stock based on WallStreetZen's Valuation Score. Playtika Holding has a valuation score of 57, which is 24 points higher than the gaming industry average of 33. It passed 4 out of 7 valuation due diligence checks.

Playtika Holding's stock has dropped -52.32% in the past year. It has underperformed other stocks in the gaming industry by -2 percentage points.

Are gaming stocks a good buy now?

42.86% of gaming stocks rated by analysts are a buy right now. On average, analysts expect gaming stocks to rise by 45.06% over the next year.

What is the average p/e ratio of the electronic gaming & multimedia industry?

The average P/E ratio of the electronic gaming & multimedia industry is -91.43x.
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