David Ristau
Growth at reasonable price, research analyst, newsletter provider, long/short equity

Giant Interactive: Upside Halved, But Catalysts Remain Strong

Since our last report on Giant Interactive (NYSE:GA), shares have risen almost 15% in value. So far financial success has been attributed to the flagship game Zheng Tu Online (ZT Online), one of the most popular massively multiplayer online (MMO) games in China. In our last report, we focused mostly on the success of ZT Online. Now, we would like to delve into the growth potential of several other business segments of GA, namely expansion into mobile and web games, as well as potential success of several big name games currently in the pipeline. We continue to rate GA as a Buy opportunity, but with a price target of $13 in the next 12 months,...

Join Seeking Alpha PRO to read this archived article and 11,574 other archived articles
IDEA GENERATORXExclusive access to 10 PRO ideas every day
INVESTING IDEAS LIBRARYXExclusive access to PRO library of more than 15,000 ideas
SECTOR EXPERT NETWORKXExclusive access to all sector experts for direct consultation
PERFORMANCE TRACKINGXTrack performance of all PRO stock ideas
PROFESSIONAL TOOLSXProfessional Idea Filters to zero-in based on industry, market cap and more
"In just the first month of using PRO, I used it to generate two ideas which were actionable for me. As a result of these two positions, I have earned more than 20 times the annual subscription costs for PRO."Michael Yagemann, Greenbridge Capital
"I am pleasantly surprised with the scope of small and mid-cap coverage PRO offers. You can't find that any where else."Patrick Rice, Mainstay Capital Management
You may cancel at any time for any reason, and receive a prompt refund for membership on months paid and not used (max. 6 months). Details