SAN FRANCISCO, July 1- Struggling games publisher Zynga Inc could replace its chief executive Mark Pincus with Microsoft Corp executive Don Mattrick, possibly as early as Monday, according to a report by AllThingsD that sent Zynga shares more than 10 percent.
Microsoft has announced a major policy change on the Xbox One, bowing to consumer sentiment.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
The E3 event had one clear winner between Microsoft and Sony, Michael Pachter of Wedbush Securities says.
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A one-on-one interview with Nintendo's global CEO Satoru Iwata on the lackluster performance of the Wii U and what the company plans to do to turn around sales and engagement.
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Electronic Arts showed off 11 games at its annual pre-E3 press conference, going back to the "Battlefield" and vowing to put its "NBA Live" franchise back in the game.
The U.S. is the profit center of the video game sector. But if current trends continue, China may take that title.
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Take a look at some of Thursday's midday movers:
Disruptors are dialing up the pressure in telecom, overcoming the high barriers to entry in one of the market's most capital-intensive industries.
Microsoft debuted its long-anticipated next generation Xbox, called the "Xbox One," a device that allows users to switch more easily between entertainment options.
These stocks are posting the largest moves before the bell.
Stocks finished near session highs across the board Wednesday, boosted by financials and materials, with the Dow and S&P 500 logging fresh closing highs.
Electronic Arts surprised the Street with impressive guidance. The video game industry could get a boost from the next generation of consoles.
Electronic Arts reported earnings that fell short of analyst expectations but revenue and its outlook topped forecasts.
Stocks finished near their best levels Tuesday, with the S&P 500 extending its recent rally to a fresh high and the Dow closing above the 15,000 milestone for the first time.