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

-0.04 (-0.26 %)
(As of 08/14/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $15.23
50-Day Range
MA: $13.00
52-Week Range
Now: $15.23
Volume3.01 million shs
Average Volume5.59 million shs
Market Capitalization$722.69 million
P/E Ratio43.52
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: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.52 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Eating places
Current SymbolNASDAQ:PLAY



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.35 billion
Cash Flow$8.56 per share
Book Value$5.54 per share


Net Income$100.26 million


Market Cap$722.69 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 price been impacted by Coronavirus?

Dave & Buster's Entertainment's stock was trading at $17.90 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, PLAY stock has decreased by 14.9% and is now trading at $15.23.
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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 results on Thursday, June, 11th. The restaurant operator reported ($1.37) earnings per share 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 analysts' expectations of $167.83 million. Dave & Buster's Entertainment had a net margin of 1.24% and a return on equity of 8.89%. The business's revenue for the quarter was down 56.1% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business earned $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 paid a dividend of $0.16 per share on Monday, February 10th. This represents a $0.64 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 4.20%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, January 9th. This is a boost 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 equities research analysts have issued 1-year target prices for Dave & Buster's Entertainment's stock. Their forecasts range from $7.00 to $55.00. On average, they expect Dave & Buster's Entertainment's share price to reach $28.41 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 86.5% from the stock's current price.
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Has Dave & Buster's Entertainment been receiving favorable news coverage?

News coverage about PLAY stock has been trending negative this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. InfoTrie identifies negative and positive media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Dave & Buster's Entertainment earned a media sentiment score of -2.6 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media stories about the restaurant operator a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near future.
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Are investors shorting Dave & Buster's Entertainment?

Dave & Buster's Entertainment saw a decline in short interest in the month of May. As of May 15th, there was short interest totaling 6,700,000 shares, a decline of 16.5% from the April 30th total of 8,020,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 5,130,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 1.3 days. Approximately 22.4% of the company's shares 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 NVIDIA (NVDA), Micron Technology (MU), Carnival (CCL), Alibaba Group (BABA), Delta Air Lines (DAL), Walt Disney (DIS), Intel (INTC), Netflix (NFLX), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) and Paypal (PYPL).

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 a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Vanguard Group Inc. (9.65%), UBS Group AG (3.42%), Point72 Asset Management L.P. (1.60%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.07%), Principal Financial Group Inc. (0.81%) and Russell Investments Group Ltd. (0.71%). 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, Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, and State of Tennessee Treasury Department. 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, Vanguard Group Inc., Point72 Asset Management L.P., Russell Investments Group Ltd., Great Lakes Advisors LLC, FIL Ltd, Principal Financial Group Inc., and Snow Capital Management LP.
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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 $15.23.

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

Dave & Buster's Entertainment has a market capitalization of $722.69 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 8/15/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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