Dave & Buster's Entertainment Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.63 (+1.42 %)
(As of 05/7/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
Volume870,998 shs
Average Volume1.59 million shs
Market Capitalization$2.14 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Eating places
Current SymbolNASDAQ:PLAY
Year FoundedN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.35 billion
Cash Flow$10.33 per share
Book Value$5.54 per share


Net Income$100.26 million




Market Cap$2.14 billion
Next Earnings Date6/10/2021 (Estimated)


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About Dave & Buster's Entertainment

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.


Overall MarketRank

1.49 out of 5 stars

Retail/Wholesale Sector

98th out of 383 stocks

Eating Places Industry

20th out of 66 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.4Community Rank: 2.8Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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Dave & Buster's Entertainment (NASDAQ:PLAY) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Dave & Buster's Entertainment a buy right now?

11 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Dave & Buster's Entertainment in the last twelve months. There are currently 4 hold ratings, 6 buy ratings and 1 strong buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "buy" Dave & Buster's Entertainment stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Dave & Buster's Entertainment?

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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 Thursday, June 10th 2021.
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How were Dave & Buster's Entertainment's earnings last quarter?

Dave & Buster's Entertainment Inc (NASDAQ:PLAY) issued its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, March, 30th. The restaurant operator reported ($1.19) earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of ($1.25) by $0.06. The restaurant operator earned $116.82 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $101.25 million. Dave & Buster's Entertainment had a negative trailing twelve-month return on equity of 60.06% and a negative net margin of 18.78%.
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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 (WHO). Since then, PLAY stock has increased by 150.6% and is now trading at $44.85.
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What guidance has Dave & Buster's Entertainment issued on next quarter's earnings?

Dave & Buster's Entertainment issued an update on its first quarter 2021 earnings guidance on Tuesday, May, 4th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of - for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $252 million-$257 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $217.27 million.

What price target have analysts set for PLAY?

11 brokerages have issued 12 month price targets for Dave & Buster's Entertainment's shares. Their forecasts range from $20.00 to $57.00. On average, they expect Dave & Buster's Entertainment's share price to reach $43.09 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 3.9%.
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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 Steve King's approval rating as Dave & Buster's Entertainment's CEO?

412 employees have rated Dave & Buster's Entertainment CEO Steve King on Steve King has an approval rating of 79% among Dave & Buster's Entertainment's employees.

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), Carnival Co. & (CCL), Alibaba Group (BABA), The Walt Disney (DIS), Intel (INTC), PayPal (PYPL), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Delta Air Lines (DAL) and Tesla (TSLA).

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 shareholders include Alliancebernstein L.P. (0.33%), Rhumbline Advisers (0.31%), Strs Ohio (0.27%), Swiss National Bank (0.20%), New York State Teachers Retirement System (0.15%) and Victory Capital Management Inc. (0.12%). Company insiders that own Dave & Buster's Entertainment stock include Brian Jenkins, John Mulleady, John P Gleason, Kevin M Sheehan, Margo Lynn Manning, Michael J Griffith, Michael Joseph Metzinger, Robert William Edmund, Scott Justin Bowman and Stephen M King.
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Which major investors are selling Dave & Buster's Entertainment stock?

PLAY stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Victory Capital Management Inc., Alliancebernstein L.P., Kovitz Investment Group Partners LLC, State of Alaska Department of Revenue, New York State Teachers Retirement System, Texas Permanent School Fund, The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company , and Nisa Investment Advisors LLC. Company insiders that have sold Dave & Buster's Entertainment company stock in the last year include Brian Jenkins, John Mulleady, Kevin M Sheehan, Margo Lynn Manning, Michael Joseph Metzinger, Robert William Edmund, Scott Justin Bowman, and Stephen M King.
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Which major investors are buying Dave & Buster's Entertainment stock?

PLAY stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Strs Ohio, Blueshift Asset Management LLC, BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA, Quantitative Systematic Strategies LLC, AE Wealth Management LLC, Everence Capital Management Inc., Los Angeles Capital Management LLC, and Valeo Financial Advisors LLC.
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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 WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Dave & Buster's Entertainment's stock price today?

One share of PLAY stock can currently be purchased for approximately $44.85.

How much money does Dave & Buster's Entertainment make?

Dave & Buster's Entertainment has a market capitalization of $2.14 billion 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.

How many employees does Dave & Buster's Entertainment have?

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

Where are Dave & Buster's Entertainment's headquarters?

Dave & Buster's Entertainment is headquartered at 2481 MANANA DRIVE, DALLAS TX, 75220.

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 5/7/2021 by Staff
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