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  1. Electronic Arts Given Consensus Rating of "Buy" by AnalystsRead the original story

    Friday | AmericanBankingNews.com

    Electronic Arts has received an average rating of "Buy" from the twenty-two analysts that are currently covering the stock, AnalystRatings.NET reports . Four equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold recommendation, fifteen have assigned a buy recommendation and one has issued a strong buy recommendation on the company.

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  2. Churchill Downs Incorporated Announces Board ResignationRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 18 | Digital Game Developer

    Churchill Downs Incorporated announced Leonard S. Coleman, Jr., has resigned from the Company's Board of Directors effective December 17, 2014. Mr. Coleman, who also serves on Electronic Arts Inc.'s Board of Directors, has elected to resign from CDI's Board of Directors to avoid any appearance of a potential conflict of competitive interest following CDI's acquisition of Big Fish Games that was completed earlier this week.

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  3. Will S.F.'s lack of sports facilities be achilles heel in competition to host Olympics?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Business Journal

    ... year. U.S. Olympic Committee Chairman Larry Probst , who is also chairman of Redwood City-based game maker Electronic Arts , said the board voted unanimously to push the bid forward after some deliberation as to whether the U.S. would submit a bid ...

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  4. USOC to bid on '24 GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | ArcaMax Publishing

    ... team did not speak with reporters afterward. The USOC board convened at the headquarters of video-game giant Electronic Arts because Probst is also EA's chairman. After spending the morning listening to presentations, officials deliberated for a ...

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  5. Bay Area makes pitch for 2024 OlympicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Inside Bay Area

    ... having its best chance to win after three failed attempts. Probst, a former executive at video game maker Electronic Arts of Redwood City, said USOC leaders will debate the merits of the four proposals before choosing the winner. He said the group ...

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  6. D.C. states its case to USOCRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | The Washington Post

    ... the Washington bid batted second in the four-city lineup of presentations Tuesday at the headquarters of Electronic Arts, the video game giant halfway between San Francisco and San Jose whose chairman, Larry Probst, is the USOC president. Each ...

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  7. US Olympic Committee To Hear Bid PitchesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | NBC Bay Area

    ... according to reports. The San Francisco Chronicle reports that Probst, "who is also head of mega-game maker Electronic Arts," is welcoming heads of cities, including Mayor Ed Lee, to pitch why their towns should be the U.S.'s bid for the 2024 Games. ...

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  8. 'SimCity BuildIt' headed for iOS and AndroidRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Examiner.com

    Today Dec. 15, 2014 Electronic Arts, Inc. released a new behind the scenes look at the newest addition to the SimCity franchise, SimCity BuildIt . SimCity BuildIt is a reimagination of the game for mobile platforms.

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  9. S.F. leaders to make Olympics pitch in Redwood City tomorrowRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Business Journal

    ... reported . Redwood City is where U.S. Olympic Committee Chairman Larry Probst , also chairman of game maker Electronic Arts , is based. The Bay Area, Boston, Los Angeles and Washington, D.C. are all vying to be picked as the U.S.' nomination to the ...

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  10. Contenders to host 2024 Olympics to make pitches in Redwood CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | SFGate

    A big sit-down will take place Tuesday in Redwood City, where the U.S. Olympic Committee will hear pitches by representatives from the Bay Area and the three other U.S. sites hoping to host the 2024 Olympics. It's the home base of U.S. Olympic Committee Chairman Larry Probst - who is also head of mega-game maker Electronic Arts.

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  11. "Electronic Arts, Inc. - Mergers & Acquisitions (M&A), Partnerships & ...Read the original story

    Saturday Dec 13 | PR-inside.com

    MarketLines' Electronic Arts, Inc. Mergers & Acquisitions , Partnerships & Alliances and Investments report includes business description, detailed reports on mergers and acquisitions , divestments, capital raisings, venture capital investments, ownership and partnership transactions undertaken by Electronic Arts, Inc. since January 2007. Report Scope * Provides intelligence on Electronic Arts, Inc.'s M&A, strategic partnerships and alliances, capital raising and private equity transactions.

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  12. Annual Changes to the NASDAQ-100 IndexRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | GlobeNewswire

    The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc. today announced the results of the annual re-ranking of the NASDAQ-100 , which will become effective prior to market open on Monday, December 22, 2014. The following three companies will be added to the Index: American Airlines Group, Inc. , Electronic Arts Inc. and Lam Research Corporation .

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  13. Twitter Refuses to Take Action at Threats Lobbed at Peter Moore's FamilyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | ActionTrip

    Peter Moore, COO of Electronic Arts, most likely gets angry tweets full of vitriol tossed his direction daily. However, one user went too far in his eyes when he threatened Moore's family.

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  14. SWTOR: The Shadow of Revan may not be KOTOR 3 but....Read the original story

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Gaming Nexus

    ... Trailer Here: http://youtu.be/qVSEsDHi0Z4 AUSTIN, Texas ?? December 9, 2014 ?? BioWare?? a division of Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ: EA), announced that the new Star Wars??: The Old Republic?? Digital Expansion, Shadow of Revan, is now available ...

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  15. Twitter says account wishing death and rape on Peter Moore's family isn't breaking rulesRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Polygon

    Electronic Arts chief operating officer Peter Moore took to Twitter last night to call out the social media site's system for banning abusive accounts after receiving threats against his family through the service. I get lots of these, but the threats to my wife and family spurred me to report this to Twitter," he wrote in one Tweet that Tweets from user @xbox_gamer87 included a flurry of vile threats and comments directed at Moore and his family, all seemingly spurred by the user's anger at EA's FIFA games: "u scum I hate you and everything related to u ... I hope u ur wife kids family all die then there's nothing left of u."

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  16. Peter Moore calls out Twitter for permitting harassmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | GamesIndustry.biz

    As one of the most outward-facing executives of the company, Electronic Arts COO Peter Moore receives a lot of feedback on Twitter, some of it good, some bad, and some ugly. A recent spate of tweets in that last category prompted Moore to report a user to Twitter, only to be told that the posts in question didn't violate the social network's rules of conduct.

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  17. Electronic Arts Receives "BBB-" Credit Rating from MorningstarRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 9 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    Electronic Arts has been given a "BBB-" credit rating by analysts at Morningstar . The investment research firm's "BBB-" rating indicates that the company is a moderate default risk.

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  18. Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filingsRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 9 | Business Wire

    ... the addition of the "Bolivia Mobile Demand Market to 2015: Mobile Subs... )--BioWareTM a division of Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ:EA), announced that the new Star WarsTM: The Old RepublicTM Digital Expansion, Shadow of Revan, is now available on... ...

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  19. PlayStation Experience in Las Vegas celebrates 20 years of gamingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | The Georgia Straight

    ... PS Vita in the spring, with Shuhei Yoshida, president of Sony's worldwide studios, as a playable character. Electronic Arts representative Peter Moore was on hand to wish PlayStation a happy birthday and announce three games were free through the ...

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  20. Star Wars: The Old Republic Launches Shadow of Revan Digital Expansion TodayRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 9 | Business Wire

    Face Revan in an All-New Story-Driven Adventure with Brand-New Levels of Cinematic Storytelling, Explosive Battles and More )--BioWarea a division of Electronic Arts Inc. , announced that the new Star Warsa : The Old Republica Digital Expansion, Shadow of Revan , is now available online at http://www.swtor.com/buy . Shadow of Revan features five new levels of story-driven Star Wars a adventure, in which players go head-to-head with Revan, one of the galaxy's most powerful characters in The Old Republic universe.

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