GameStop

Gamestop is a global retailer of multichannel video game, pop-culture collectibles, consumer electronics and wireless services. Read more

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GameStop

Gamestop is a global retailer of multichannel video game, pop-culture collectibles, consumer electronics and wireless services. Read more

George Sherman's photo - CEO of GameStop

CEO

George Sherman

CEO Approval Rating

97/100

Founded:

1984

Status:

PublicIndependent CompanyNYSEGME

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Walmart is one of GameStop's top rivals. Walmart's headquarters is in Bentonville, Arkansas, and was founded in 1962. Walmart operates in the Discount Stores industry. Walmart generates 10,986% of GameStop's revenue.

Target has been one of GameStop's top competitors. Target was founded in 1902 in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Target is in the Apparel Retail industry. Target generates $88.5B more revenue than GameStop.

Amazon is one of GameStop's top competitors. Amazon was founded in Seattle, Washington} in 1994. Amazon operates in the Logistics, Wholesalers & Retail Distributors industry. Compared to GameStop, Amazon generates $414B more revenue.

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GameStop Quarterly and Annual Revenue

Trailing 12-Months Trend (TTM)

Annual Revenue

$5.1B

GameStop's revenue is the ranked 18th among it's top 10 competitors. The top 10 competitors average 63B. Over the last four quarters, GameStop's revenue has grown by 107.8%. Specifically, in Q1 2021's revenue was $2.1B; in Q4 2020, it was $1B; in Q3 2020, it was $942M; in Q2 2020, GameStop's revenue was $1B.

GameStop Acquisitions

COMPANY ACQUIRED
ACQUISITION DATE
AMOUNT
DESCRIPTION
CellularWorld, Inc

Aug 2016

Source »
undisclosed
CellularWorld is a distributor of DirecTV, U-verse TV, tablets, phones and related accessories.
Geeknet, Inc.

May 2015

Source »
$140M
Geeknet owns and operates ThinkGeek the online retailer that offers apparel, geek toys, gadgets, home and office products.

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Impulse, Inc.

Mar 2011

Source »
undisclosed
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Kongregate, Inc.

Jun 2010

Source »
undisclosed
Kongregate designs and develops shooter, defense, adventure and racing games for desktops and smartphones.

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Jolt Online

Oct 2009

Source »
undisclosed
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These are all the companies that GameStop has acquired. GameStop has acquired 5 companies and its latest acquisition was CellularWorld, Inc in Aug 2016. CellularWorld is a distributor of DirecTV, U-verse TV, tablets, phones and related accessories.

GameStop Funding History

Since GameStop was founded in 1984, it has participated in 1 round of funding. In total GameStop has raised $325.0M. GameStop's funding round was on Feb 2002 for a total of $325.0M

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FUNDING DATE

AMOUNT

INVESTORS

IPO
Feb 2002
$325M

Since GameStop was founded in 1984, it has participated in 1 round of funding. In total GameStop has raised $325.0M. GameStop's funding round was on Feb 2002 for a total of $325.0M

GameStop Investments

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These are all the companies that GameStop has invested in. GameStop has invested 5 companies and its latest investment was CellularWorld, Inc in Aug 2016. CellularWorld is a distributor of DirecTV, U-verse TV, tablets, phones and related accessories.

GameStop News

May 9, 2021Cointelegraph

GameStop saga paves the way for a new decentralized financial order

The GameStop saga may indicate a paradigm shift in the financial system or even the creation of an en... See more »
May 9, 2021Zephyr Net

Save up to 30% on Razer products at Gamestop!

You can even get the Kraken Wired Gaming Headset (in pink!) Coinsmart. Beste Bitcoin-Börse in Europa ... See more »
May 8, 2021RocketNews

CEO's of GameStop, Electronic Arts, ESE Entertainment, and - GlobeNewswire

GlobeNewswire The post CEO's of GameStop, Electronic Arts, ESE Entertainment, and - GlobeNewswire app... See more »
May 7, 2021Benzinga

Understanding GameStop's Unusual Options Activity

On Friday, shares of GameStop (NYSE:GME) saw unusual options activity. After the option alert, the st... See more »
May 3, 2021NewYork Post

GameStop signs lease for massive distribution warehouse, ditches debt

The GameStop warehouse facility in York, Pa., which will support the Texas-based retailer's e-commerc... See more »
May 3, 2021GamesIndustry

GameStop opening new US east coast fulfillment center

New 700,000 square-foot Pennsylvania facility opens later this year, intended to support ecommerce "t... See more »
May 3, 2021MarketWatch

GameStop stock rises after eliminating its long-term debt

Shares of GameStop Corp. rose 1.3% in premarket trading Monday, after the videogame and consumer elec... See more »

GameStop Press Releases

February 26, 2021centralcharts

GameStop Corp. - GME Stock Chart Technical Analysis for 02-26-2021

News videos - GameStop Corp. - GME Stock Chart Technical Analysis for 02-26-2021 - Published on 02/26... See more »
February 25, 2021centralcharts

GameStop Commands the Speculative Headlines as S&P 500 and Yen Crosses Rally

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January 28, 2021centralcharts

Gamestop fever continues as US tech giants report in droves

FTSE100 opened deep in the red as Gamestop fever spilled over into the UK. Wall Street dropped heavil... See more »
January 28, 2021GlobalNewswire

GameStop Earns Top Marks in Human Rights Campaign's 2021 Corporate Equality Index

For the eighth consecutive year, GameStop earns 100 on the Human Rights Campaign Foundation's annual ... See more »
November 16, 2020PRWeb

Top, the live voting and engagement platform, partners with University of South Florida, GameStop, for the USF Esports Fall Invitational with 39 other universities

Top, the innovative customer engagement platform founded by Will Cohen and Dave Yules, adds a new dim... See more »
September 17, 2020centralcharts

GameStop Now Taking Pre-Orders for Sony PlayStation5 and Sony PlayStation5 Digital Edition

Pre-Orders for Xbox Series X and Xbox Series S Will Begin Sept. 22 Introduces Same Day Delivery Servi... See more »
September 9, 2020GlobeNewswire

GameStop Reports Second Quarter Results And Strong Progress Toward Strategic Objectives

Global E-commerce Sales Increase 800%SG&A Improves by $133.7 millionGenerates Cash Flow From Operatio... See more »

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GameStop Headquarters

625 Westport Parkway

Grapevine, Texas76051

817-424-2000

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GameStop Summary

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Overview

Gamestop is a global retailer of multichannel video game, pop-culture collectibles, consumer electronics and wireless services. GameStop was founded in 1984. GameStop's headquarters is located in Grapevine, Texas, USA 76051. It has raised 325.0M in 1 ...

CEO

GameStop's CEO, George Sherman, currently has an approval rating of 97%. GameStop's primary competitors are Walmart, Target & Amazon.

Website

gamestop.com

Frequently Asked Questions about GameStop

  1. When was GameStop founded?

    GameStop was founded in 1984
  2. Who is GameStop's CEO?

    GameStop's CEO is George Sherman
  3. How much revenue does GameStop generate?

    GameStop generates $5.1B in revenue
  4. How much funding does GameStop have?

    GameStop has historically raised $325M in funding
  1. Where is GameStop's headquarters?

    GameStop's headquarters is in Grapevine Texas, USA
  2. How many employees does GameStop have?

    GameStop has 16,000 employees
  3. What sector does GameStop operate in?

    GameStop is in E-commerce, Gaming
  4. Who are GameStop's competitors?

    GameStop's top competitors are Walmart, Target, Amazon