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NASDAQ:PLAYDave & Buster's Entertainment Stock Price, Forecast & News

+0.32 (+2.40 %)
(As of 08/7/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $13.67
50-Day Range
MA: $13.13
52-Week Range
Now: $13.67
Volume3.86 million shs
Average Volume5.55 million shs
Market Capitalization$648.67 million
P/E Ratio39.06
Dividend YieldN/A
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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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 3.2Community Rank: 2.8Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.64 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Eating places
Current SymbolNASDAQ:PLAY



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.35 billion
Cash Flow$8.09 per share
Book Value$5.54 per share


Net Income$100.26 million


Market Cap$648.67 million
Next Earnings Date9/8/2020 (Estimated)
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Dave & Buster's Entertainment (NASDAQ:PLAY) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Dave & Buster's Entertainment's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Dave & Buster's Entertainment's stock was trading at $17.90 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, PLAY stock has decreased by 23.6% and is now trading at $13.67.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Dave & Buster's Entertainment?

13 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Dave & Buster's Entertainment in the last year. There are currently 9 hold ratings and 4 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold."
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When is Dave & Buster's Entertainment's next earnings date?

Dave & Buster's Entertainment is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, September 8th 2020.
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How were Dave & Buster's Entertainment's earnings last quarter?

Dave & Buster's Entertainment Inc (NASDAQ:PLAY) posted its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, June, 11th. The restaurant operator reported ($1.37) EPS for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of ($0.85) by $0.52. The restaurant operator earned $159.80 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $167.83 million. Dave & Buster's Entertainment had a return on equity of 8.89% and a net margin of 1.24%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was down 56.1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the firm posted $1.13 EPS.
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How often does Dave & Buster's Entertainment pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Dave & Buster's Entertainment?

Dave & Buster's Entertainment declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, December 19th. Stockholders of record on Friday, January 10th will be given a dividend of $0.16 per share on Monday, February 10th. This represents a $0.64 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 4.68%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, January 9th. This is a positive change from Dave & Buster's Entertainment's previous quarterly dividend of $0.15.
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What price target have analysts set for PLAY?

13 Wall Street analysts have issued 12 month target prices for Dave & Buster's Entertainment's stock. Their forecasts range from $7.00 to $55.00. On average, they anticipate Dave & Buster's Entertainment's share price to reach $28.41 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 107.8% from the stock's current price.
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Has Dave & Buster's Entertainment been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about PLAY stock have been trending very positive on Saturday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research firm identifies negative and positive press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Dave & Buster's Entertainment earned a daily sentiment score of 4.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news headlines about the restaurant operator a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near term.
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Are investors shorting Dave & Buster's Entertainment?

Dave & Buster's Entertainment saw a increase in short interest in the month of July. As of July 15th, there was short interest totaling 16,890,000 shares, an increase of 35.1% from the June 30th total of 12,500,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 8,780,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 1.9 days. Approximately 56.2% of the company's stock are sold short.
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Who are some of Dave & Buster's Entertainment's key competitors?

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), Alibaba Group (BABA), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Bank of America (BAC), Netflix (NFLX), Paypal (PYPL), Carnival (CCL), Starbucks (SBUX) and Cisco Systems (CSCO).

Who are Dave & Buster's Entertainment's key executives?

Dave & Buster's Entertainment's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Brian A. Jenkins, CEO & Director (Age 57)
  • Ms. Margo L. Manning, COO & Sr. VP (Age 54)
  • Mr. John B. Mulleady, Sr. VP of Devel. (Age 58)
  • Mr. Joseph Benjamin DeProspero, Interim Chief Financial Officer (Age 44)
  • Mr. Michael J. Metzinger, VP of Accounting & Controller (Age 62)

What is Dave & Buster's Entertainment's stock symbol?

Dave & Buster's Entertainment trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "PLAY."

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

Dave & Buster's Entertainment's stock is owned by many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include UBS Group AG (3.42%), Principal Financial Group Inc. (0.81%), Russell Investments Group Ltd. (0.71%), Great Lakes Advisors LLC (0.42%), WINTON GROUP Ltd (0.38%) and Empire Life Investments Inc. (0.31%). Company insiders that own Dave & Buster's Entertainment stock include Brian Jenkins, J Michael Plunkett, John Mulleady, John P Gleason, Margo Lynn Manning, Michael J Griffith and Stephen M King.
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Which institutional investors are selling Dave & Buster's Entertainment stock?

PLAY stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Empire Life Investments Inc., Mutual of America Capital Management LLC, WINTON GROUP Ltd, New York State Common Retirement Fund, LSV Asset Management, Selway Asset Management, and Dupont Capital Management Corp. Company insiders that have sold Dave & Buster's Entertainment company stock in the last year include Brian Jenkins, John Mulleady, John P Gleason, Margo Lynn Manning, and Stephen M King.
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Which institutional investors are buying Dave & Buster's Entertainment stock?

PLAY stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including UBS Group AG, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Great Lakes Advisors LLC, Principal Financial Group Inc., First Trust Advisors LP, Swiss National Bank, New York State Teachers Retirement System, and Cambridge Investment Research Advisors Inc..
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How do I buy shares of Dave & Buster's Entertainment?

Shares of PLAY can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Dave & Buster's Entertainment's stock price today?

One share of PLAY stock can currently be purchased for approximately $13.67.

How big of a company is Dave & Buster's Entertainment?

Dave & Buster's Entertainment has a market capitalization of $648.67 million and generates $1.35 billion in revenue each year. The restaurant operator earns $100.26 million in net income (profit) each year or $3.02 on an earnings per share basis. Dave & Buster's Entertainment employs 15,908 workers across the globe.

What is Dave & Buster's Entertainment's official website?

The official website for Dave & Buster's Entertainment is www.daveandbusters.com.

How can I contact Dave & Buster's Entertainment?

Dave & Buster's Entertainment's mailing address is 2481 MANANA DRIVE, DALLAS TX, 75220. The restaurant operator can be reached via phone at 214-357-9588 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 8/8/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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