Activision Blizzard Plans to Lay Off Hundreds of Employees


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Shares of Activision Blizzard, Inc. Two sources familiar with the matter tell Yahoo Finance that Activision Blizzard initiated employee layoffs in its Santa Monica headquarters on Monday, although it's unclear how widespread the layoffs are at this time. In an earnings report on the publisher's investor relations site, Activision Blizzard confirms yearly net revenue of $7.50 billion. (NASDAQ:ATVI) for 52.93 million shares. In the second quarter past year, the firm recorded $0.41 earnings per share.

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However, Kotaku reports that job-cuts have been in the offing for Activision-Blizzard for a while: "There's been no official news from the publisher yet, but we first heard word of upcoming layoffs late a year ago".

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Elsewhere, strong digital revenues and rising profits margins will also be an area of focus for analysts.

According to Eurogamer, reports have suggested that Activision Blizzard - developers of highly-popular games like Overwatch, StarCraft, Call of Duty and Diablo - are prepared for a mass exodus.