Business | News from GameStop

Business

  • 06/02/15

    Geeknet Terminates Agreement with Hot Topic

    • Deal adds ThinkGeek, the leading brand in the fast growing collectibles category, to GameStop’s family of brands
    • Accretive to earnings with a targeted IRR that exceeds 20%
    • Provides significant expansion to GameStop’s global multichannel business

    GRAPEVINE, Texas & FAIRFAX, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--GameStop Corp. (NYSE: GME), a family of specialty retail brands that makes the most popular technologies affordable and simple, and Geeknet, Inc. (Nasdaq: GKNT) (“Geeknet”), the parent company of ThinkGeek and ThinkGeek Solutions, today announced they have entered into a definitive agreement under which GameStop will acquire all of the outstanding shares of Geeknet’s common stock for $20.00 per share in cash. The transaction has been approved bymore...
  • 05/28/15

    Diluted EPS increases 15% year-over-year; exceeds high-end of guidance by $0.08

    Same store sales increase 8.6% driven by 10% growth in new software sales

    Non-GAAP digital receipts grow 17%

    GRAPEVINE, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--GameStop Corp. (NYSE: GME), a global family of specialty retail brands that makes the most popular technologies affordable and simple, today reported sales and earnings for the first quarter ended May 2, 2015. Paul Raines, chief executive officer, stated, “Our first quarter results exceeded expectations, displaying our market leadership and our ability to drive and leverage our core video game business and expand our diversifiedmore...
  • 05/07/15
    GRAPEVINE, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--GameStop Corp. (NYSE: GME), today announced that the company will report earnings results after the market closes on Thursday, May 28, 2015 for its first quarter ended May 2, 2015. The company will host an investor conference call at 5:00 PM EDT on the same day to review the company’s financial results and operations. This call can be accessed at GameStop Corp.’s investor relations home page at http://investor.gamestop.com. The callmore...
  • 03/26/15

    New software sales increased 6% during Q4

    Digital receipts increased 41% in Q4; Reach $948 million for full year

    Full year earnings per share grew 16%

    GRAPEVINE, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--GameStop Corp. (NYSE: GME), a global family of specialty retail brands that makes the most popular technologies affordable and simple, today reported sales and earnings for the fourth quarter and fiscal year ended Jan. 31, 2015. Paul Raines, chief executive officer, stated, “2014 was a year of continued growth, diversification and expansion of the GameStop family of specialty retail brands. In our core video game business, we achievedmore...
  • 03/05/15
    GRAPEVINE, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--GameStop Corp. (NYSE: GME), today announced that the company will report earnings results after the market closes on Thursday, March 26, 2015 for its fourth quarter and full year ended January 31, 2015. The company will host an investor conference call at 5:00 PM EDT on the same day to review the company’s financial results and provide its 2015 outlook. This call can be accessed at GameStop Corp.’s investor relations home page at httpmore...

Media Contacts

Manager, Public Relations,
Jackie Smith
JackieSmith@GameStop.com
(817) 722-7520

Director, Public Relations
Joey Mooring
JoeyMooring@GameStop.com
(817) 722-7450

For more information, Click here