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Dave & Buster's Entertainment (PLAY) Stock Price, News & Analysis

-0.67 (-1.29%)
(As of 03:45 PM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
443,080 shs
Average Volume
1.12 million shs
Market Capitalization
$2.06 billion
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
Price Target

Dave & Buster's Entertainment MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
Moderate Buy
2.50 Rating Score
35.1% Upside
$69.21 Price Target
Short Interest
16.37% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
1.14mentions of Dave & Buster
Based on 2 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
$3.19 M Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
From $3.89 to $4.75 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

New Rank-Based ScoringMarketRank is calculated by averaging available category scores (with extra weight given to analysis and valuation), then ranking the company's weighted average against that of other companies.

4.49 out of 5 stars

Retail/Wholesale Sector

44th out of 190 stocks

Eating Places Industry

8th out of 41 stocks

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About Dave & Buster's Entertainment Stock (NASDAQ:PLAY)

Dave & Buster's Entertainment, Inc. owns and operates entertainment and dining venues for adults and families. Its venues offer a menu of entrees and appetizers, as well as a selection of non-alcoholic and alcoholic beverages; and an assortment of entertainment attractions centered on playing games and watching live sports, and other televised events. The company operates its venues under the Dave & Buster's name. As of April 02, 2019, it owned and operated 125 venues in 39 states, Puerto Rico, and Canada. The company was founded in 1982 and is headquartered in Dallas, Texas.

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Company Calendar

Last Earnings
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Eating places
Current Symbol
Year Founded

Price Target and Rating

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Consensus Rating
Moderate Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
Research Coverage
6 Analysts


Net Income
$126.90 million
Pretax Margin


Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$2.21 billion
Cash Flow
$8.84 per share
Book Value
$6.25 per share


Free Float
Market Cap
$2.07 billion
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PLAY Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Dave & Buster's Entertainment stock right now?

6 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Dave & Buster's Entertainment in the last year. There are currently 3 hold ratings and 3 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "moderate buy" PLAY shares.
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What is Dave & Buster's Entertainment's stock price target for 2024?

6 analysts have issued 12 month target prices for Dave & Buster's Entertainment's stock. Their PLAY share price targets range from $56.50 to $80.00. On average, they expect the company's share price to reach $69.21 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 35.1% from the stock's current price.
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How have PLAY shares performed in 2024?

Dave & Buster's Entertainment's stock was trading at $53.85 at the start of the year. Since then, PLAY shares have decreased by 4.8% and is now trading at $51.25.
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When is Dave & Buster's Entertainment's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, June 4th 2024.
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How were Dave & Buster's Entertainment's earnings last quarter?

Dave & Buster's Entertainment Inc (NASDAQ:PLAY) issued its earnings results on Tuesday, April, 2nd. The restaurant operator reported $1.03 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $1.07 by $0.04. The restaurant operator had revenue of $599.10 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $603.41 million. Dave & Buster's Entertainment had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 53.96% and a net margin of 5.76%.

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What is Steve King's approval rating as Dave & Buster's Entertainment's CEO?

412 employees have rated Dave & Buster's Entertainment Chief Executive Officer Steve King on Steve King has an approval rating of 79% among the company's employees.

What other stocks do shareholders of Dave & Buster's Entertainment own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Dave & Buster's Entertainment investors own include Micron Technology (MU), NVIDIA (NVDA), Carnival Co. & (CCL), Alibaba Group (BABA), Walt Disney (DIS), Intel (INTC), PayPal (PYPL), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Delta Air Lines (DAL) and Tesla (TSLA).

Who are Dave & Buster's Entertainment's major shareholders?

Dave & Buster's Entertainment's stock is owned by a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Vanguard Group Inc. (9.77%), Coronation Fund Managers Ltd. (2.49%), National Bank of Canada FI (1.24%), Hood River Capital Management LLC (1.20%), Portman Square Capital LLP (0.00%) and Lord Abbett & CO. LLC (0.49%). Insiders that own company stock include Antonio Pineiro, Ashley Zickefoose, Brandon Charles Coleman III, Brian Jenkins, Christopher Daniel Morris, John Mulleady, John Paul Hurtado, Kevin M Sheehan, Les Lehner, Michael J Griffith, Michael Joseph Metzinger, Michael Quartieri, Path D Fund Lp Hill, Randall L Jones, Scott Justin Bowman, Steve Klohn and Tony Wehner.
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How do I buy shares of Dave & Buster's Entertainment?

Shares of PLAY stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Charles Schwab, E*TRADE, Fidelity, and Vanguard Brokerage Services.
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This page (NASDAQ:PLAY) was last updated on 5/21/2024 by Staff

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