NPD's weak December data for U.S. retail video game sales is hurting Electronic Arts (EA -6.3%)...

|About: Electronic Arts Inc. (EA)|By:, SA News Editor

NPD's weak December data for U.S. retail video game sales is hurting Electronic Arts (EA -6.3%) even more than GameStop (GME -2.7%). The selloff demonstrates how, in spite of its efforts to diversify into mobile, social, and massively multiplayer games, EA still remains very sensitive to the ups and downs of the traditional console market.