Take-Two takes post-EA stock-hit

Monday, 15 September 2008 12:47 GMT By Patrick Garratt


Take-Two’s share have dropped 5.1 percent this morning, following news that EA has officially walked away from buyout negotiations with the firm.

“It boils down to price negotiations and the two companies not being able to come to terms,” said Arvind Bhatia, a Dallas- based analyst with Sterne Agee & Leach Inc. “Take-Two shares will likely trade back to the levels they were before EA’s bid.”

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