In the age of “AAA Gaming” where large developers struggle to connect to their customer base, Twitch integration allows developers to increase interest and lifespan of their product.So can the rise of social gaming boost your portfolio? Consider the list of Twitch.tv’s partners below. Click on the chart below to see the analyst ratings for these stream-savvy companies over time. Do you think streaming is here to stay? Will it have an impact on how games are marketed or designed? Use this list below as a starting point to your own analysis 1. Activision Blizzard, Inc. ( ATVI): Activision Blizzard, Inc. publishes online, personal computer (PC), console, handheld, and mobile games of interactive entertainment worldwide. Market cap at $19.93B, most recent closing price at $17.83. 2. Electronic Arts Inc. ( EA): Develops, and distributes game software and content for consoles, PCs, mobile phones, tablets, hand held game players, and the Internet. Market cap at $7.48B, most recent closing price at $24.59. 3. Google Inc. ( GOOG): The world's most popular search engine. Market cap at $291.29B, most recent closing price at $876.11. 4. Microsoft Corporation ( MSFT): Develops, licenses, and supports a range of software products and services for various computing devices worldwide. Market cap at $287.49B, most recent closing price at $34.45. 5. Sony Corporation ( SNE): Designs, develops, manufactures, and sells electronic equipment, instruments, and devices for consumer, professional, and industrial markets worldwide. Market cap at $20.15B, most recent closing price at $19.93. 6. Take-Two Interactive Software Inc. ( TTWO): Develops, and distributes interactive entertainment software, hardware, and accessories worldwide. Market cap at $1.49B, most recent closing price at $17.12.
( Written by George Tsemberlis, a Kapitall Writer. Analyst ratings and quarterly sales sourced from Zacks Investment Research, all other data sourced from Finviz.)