EA targets $6 billion sales by 2011

By Patrick Garratt, Tuesday, 12 February 2008 21:33 GMT

Next stop, the moon. EA’s just announced plans to hit $6 billion in sales by 2011. CEO John Riccitiello said this was a target, and not guidance, but shares jumped over 5 percent in trading on the news.

Wall Street does not have a forecast that far into the future, but for the fiscal year ending in March 2010 analysts polled by Thomson Financial expect $5.13 billion in sales from EA.

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