Video Game Stocks Plunge on Trading Resumption

Video Game Stocks Plunge on Trading Resumption

by September 19, 2001

FGN Online reports that on Monday, major video game developer stocks took a hit following the events at the World Trade Center and the Pentagon, and consequently the wave of delays that took place. Here were some of the hardest hit stocks:

Take Two: -17%
Acclaim: -16%
Infogrames: -14%
Electronic Arts: -7.7%

Interplay, however, jumped four percent on Monday. Today, Sega, Nintendo, amd Sony stock jumped:

Sega +4.5%
Sony +2.5%
Nintendo +10.9%

Microsoft closed down today about eight tenths of a percent.