GameStop Stock Will Only Break Your Heart

GameStop (NYSE: GME  ) is trading at its 52-week highs, but GameStop stock may be in for a cruel surprise when it reports quarterly results on Thursday.

Analysts see revenue and earnings declining, and the near-term outlook doesn't appear too rosy. Microsoft (NASDAQ: MSFT  ) and Sony (NYSE: SNE  ) will hit the market in a few months with new gaming consoles that feast on connectivity to deliver games and other forms of entertainment. Why is a physical retailer of a fading medium trading so high?

In this video, longtime Fool contributor Rick Munarriz explains why GameStop stock may be a bad investment this week as it heads into what could be a problematic report. 

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  • Report this Comment On May 21, 2013, at 11:10 PM, Petronilus wrote:

    There is a moment in the future where we all look back in history at books, music, video and games and realize that everything is best provided through cloud based services.

  • Report this Comment On May 22, 2013, at 3:08 PM, CBorysowich wrote:

    Gamespot, EBgames and all the others will go the same way as blockbuster.Guaranteed!

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