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Esports stocks

Ready to invest in the egames industry? Consider these 7 stocks.

The best esports stocks depend on your portfolio and investment goals — while volatility can be ideal for day traders, long-term investors will want to look to stocks with steadier gains over time.

7 esports stocks to watch

We round up a selection of stocks in or related to the egames industry, weighting the list more heavily towards popular mid- and large-cap US stocks.

  1. Activision Blizzard (ATVI)
  2. HUYA (HUYA)
  3. Electronic Arts (EA)
  4. Take-Two Interactive Software (TTWO)
  5. Modern Times Group Mtg AB (MTG-B)
  6. Enthusiast Gaming (EGLX)
  7. Tencent Holdings Ltd ADR (TCEHY)

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Take a deeper dive into esports stocks

If you're interested in investing in the egames industry, take a closer look at what companies in this industry do and how the stocks have historically performed. Keep in mind that positive past performance doesn't guarantee that a stock will continue to rise in the future.

1. Activision Blizzard (ATVI)

Activision Blizzard, Inc. , together with its subsidiaries, develops and publishes interactive entertainment content and services in the Americas, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and the Asia Pacific. The company operates through three segments: Activision, Blizzard, and King.

Activision Blizzard stock opened the day at $74.71 after a previous close of $74.36. The latest price was $75.00 (25-minute delay). Activision Blizzard is listed on the NASDAQ, has a trailing 12-month revenue of around USD7.6 billion and employs 9,800 staff.

  • Market capitalization: $58,172,350,464
  • P/E ratio: 31.113
  • PEG ratio: 3.7678

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2. HUYA (HUYA)

HUYA Inc. , through its subsidiaries, operates game live streaming platforms in the People's Republic of China. Its platforms enable broadcasters and viewers to interact during live streaming.

HUYA stock opened the day at $2.36 after a previous close of $2.27. The latest price was $2.58 (25-minute delay). HUYA is listed on the NYSE, has a trailing 12-month revenue of around USD$10.5 billion and employs 2,067 staff.

  • Market capitalization: $531,068,416
  • P/E ratio: 22.2
  • PEG ratio: 0.8557

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3. Electronic Arts (EA)

Electronic Arts Inc. develops, markets, publishes, and distributes games, content, and services for game consoles, PCs, mobile phones, and tablets worldwide. It develops and publishes games and services across various genres, such as sports, racing, first-person shooter, action, role-playing, and simulation primarily under the Battlefield, The Sims, Apex Legends, Need for Speed, and license games from others, including FIFA, Madden NFL, UFC, and Star Wars brands.

Electronic Arts stock opened the day at $120.62 after a previous close of $119.86. The latest price was $123.20 (25-minute delay). Electronic Arts is listed on the NASDAQ, has a trailing 12-month revenue of around USD$7.2 billion and employs 12,900 staff.

  • Market capitalization: $32,172,584,960
  • P/E ratio: 37.2058
  • PEG ratio: 0.9362

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4. Take-Two Interactive Software (TTWO)

Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc. develops, publishes, and markets interactive entertainment solutions for consumers worldwide. The company offers its products under the Rockstar Games, 2K, Private Division, and T2 Mobile Games names.

Take-Two Interactive Software stock opened the day at $114.78 after a previous close of $113.36. The latest price was $116.59 (25-minute delay). Take-Two Interactive Software is listed on the NASDAQ, has a trailing 12-month revenue of around USD$3.8 billion and employs 7,799 staff.

  • Market capitalization: $18,169,319,424
  • P/E ratio: 71.2418
  • PEG ratio: 0.4514

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5. Modern Times Group Mtg AB (MTG-B)

Modern Times Group MTG AB (publ), through its subsidiaries, operates as a digital entertainment company in the United States, the United Kingdom, Germany, rest of Europe, Singapore, India, New Zealand, and internationally. It operates through Esport and Gaming segments. The Esport segment operates national and international tournaments, as well as grassroots amateur cups, leagues, and festivals; and engages in the gaming technology, event management, advertising, and TV production business.

Modern Times Group Mtg AB stock opened the day at kr124.00 after a previous close of kr124.80. The latest price was kr124.00 (25-minute delay). Modern Times Group Mtg AB is listed on the ST, has a trailing 12-month revenue of around SEK$6.5 billion and employs 1,004 staff. All prices are listed in Swedish krone.

  • Market capitalization: $9,288,391,680
  • PEG ratio: 0

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6. Enthusiast Gaming (EGLX)

Enthusiast Gaming Holdings Inc. engages in the media, content, entertainment, and esports businesses the United States, Canada, and internationally. The company operates an online network of approximately 100 gaming related websites; owns and operates Enthusiast Gaming Live Expo, a video-gaming expo; provides management and support services to players involved in professional gaming; owns and manages esports teams for various games comprising Call of Duty, Madden NFL, Fortnite, Overwatch, Super Smash Bros.

Enthusiast Gaming stock opened the day at C$6.99 after a previous close of C$7.02. The latest price was C$6.68 (25-minute delay). Enthusiast Gaming is listed on the TO, has a trailing 12-month revenue of around CADkr198.6 million and employs 220 staff. All prices are listed in Canadian Dollars.

  • Market capitalization: $172,784,048

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7. Tencent Holdings Ltd ADR (TCEHY)

Tencent Holdings Limited, an investment holding company, provides value-added services (VAS) and Online advertising services in Mainland China and internationally. The company operates through VAS, Online Advertising, FinTech and Business Services, and Others segments. It offers online games and social network services; FinTech and cloud services, and online advertising services.

Tencent Holdings Ltd ADR stock opened the day at $34.50 after a previous close of $33.80. The latest price was $35.31 (25-minute delay). Tencent Holdings Ltd ADR is listed on the PINK, has a trailing 12-month revenue of around USDC$556.1 billion and employs 110,715 staff.

  • Market capitalization: $325,854,363,648
  • P/E ratio: 13.4206
  • PEG ratio: 0.8103

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How to buy esports stocks

Sign up with an online broker or platform to invest in one or more of these esports stocks.

  1. Compare share trading platforms. Use our comparison table to narrow down top brokers by fees and bonuses.
  2. Open and fund your brokerage account. You’ll need personal and financial details, like your contact and bank information.
  3. Search for the stock you're interested in. Find the stock by name or ticker symbol, like ATVI or HUYA.
  4. Decide on how many to buy. Some brokers will allow you to purchase fractional shares, while others require you to purchase whole shares.
  5. Choose an order type. Invest in the esports stocks now with a market order or use a limit order to delay your purchase until the stock reaches your desired price.
  6. Buy the stock. Tap or click the Buy button on your brokerage account. Once you’ve invested in the egames industry, track how your stock performs to decide when it’s time to sell.

The value of any investment can go up or down depending on news, trends and market conditions. We are not investment advisers, so do your own due diligence to understand the risks before you invest.

Bottom line

While it’s possible to turn a profit investing in esports stocks, keep in mind that — like any investment — esports stocks are not immune to risk. These stocks are subject to fluctuating conditions — both in the market and in the egames industry, so carefully vet your picks before you invest. And if you’re new to investing, or if it’s been awhile since you’ve taken a critical look at your investing accounts, compare brokers to make sure you’re getting the best features in your trading account.

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