Nintendo (NTDOF)

Learn everything you need to know about Nintendo and find links to beginner-friendly guides that show you the best way to invest in it.
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Updated: Jan 12, 2023
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About Nintendo

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What is Nintendo?

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Nintendo is a video game company based in Japan. Founded in 1889 by Fusajiro Yamauch, it initially produced handmade playing cards before moving to video games in the 1970s. Since then, Nintendo has created some of the most popular video game franchises of all time, such as Super Mario, The Legend of Zelda, and Pokémon.

Alongside games, Nintendo is best known for developing some of the most successful consoles in the world, including the Nintendo Entertainment System (NES), Gameboy, Wii, and the Nintendo Switch, among others. It has sold more than 5 billion games worldwide and hundreds of millions of consoles.

How does Nintendo make money?

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It makes money by selling gaming consoles, hardware, and video games. It also generates revenue by licensing deals, selling merchandise, mobile games, and animated television shows featuring characters based on its franchises. Additionally, online services such as the Nintendo eShop and online multiplayer subscriptions earn the company money.

What is Nintendo’s best selling product?

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Its best selling product is the Nintendo DS, of which 154 million units have been sold globally. Its second best selling is the Nintendo Switch, which has been sold 114 million times. Mario Kart is the company’s best-selling game, with over 120 million units sold across all devices.

Who are the key executives at Nintendo?

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Here’s a list of some of the leadership team at Nintendo.

  • Shuntaro Furukawa. President and Representative Director
  • Koji Miyake. Senior Executive Officer and Director
  • Shinya Takahashi., Senior Executive Officer and Director
  • Satoru Shibata. Senior Executive Officer and Director
  • Satoshi Yamato. Senior Executive Officer and Director

Where can I buy shares in Nintendo?

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You can buy Nintendo stock on a stock trading platform. These platforms are extremely simple to use but there are different options to suit your specific needs. If you are a first-time investor you might want to use a trading platform for beginners, while if you plan on doing a lot of trading from your phone, a stock trading app might be best.

Are there any other ways to invest in Nintendo?

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The simplest way to invest in Nintendo is to buy shares through a stock broker. However, you can also invest through an ETF or a fund. The best ETFs allow you to invest in the stock market more generally rather than focus on one company.

Nintendo is part of the TSE index, so you can invest in an ETF that tracks that index, or choose a technology ETF that lets you own a basket of related stocks from the same industry.

More about the NTDOY price

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What is the Nintendo stock price today?

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The NTDOY stock price today is currently $10.37, as of 12 January 2023. The price of Nintendo is down 14.8% over the last 52 weeks. You can use the live Nintendo stock chart to track the TSE:NTDOY price in real time above, or compare the Nintendo value today to its past performance using the Nintendo financials tab at the top of this page.

What is the 52-week low for Nintendo stock?

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The 52-week low for Nintendo stock is $9.76. NTDOY stock is currently 2.4% above the 52-week low.

What is the 52-week high for Nintendo stock?

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The 52-week high for Nintendo stock is $13.65. NTDOY stock is currently 17.55% below the 52-week high.

What is the stock forecast for Nintendo?

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The average Nintendo stock forecast has a price target of $34 by the end of 2023. Nintendo’s latest financial results, new console or gaming releases, and the amount of competition in the industry all influence these forecasts.

It’s best to take analyst forecasts with a grain of salt but you can use their estimates to help you understand the weight of opinion about a stock.

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Prash Raval
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