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

-0.69 (-2.00 %)
(As of 07/23/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Volume47,760 shs
Average Volume1.51 million shs
Market Capitalization$1.63 billion
P/E RatioN/A
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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.


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Overall MarketRank

1.91 out of 5 stars

Retail/Wholesale Sector

59th out of 412 stocks

Eating Places Industry

11th out of 67 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 3.2Community Rank: 2.8Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.9 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 analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Dave & Buster's Entertainment in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 sell rating, 5 hold ratings, 4 buy ratings and 1 strong buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "hold" Dave & Buster's Entertainment stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in PLAY, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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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, September 9th 2021.
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How were Dave & Buster's Entertainment's earnings last quarter?

Dave & Buster's Entertainment Inc (NASDAQ:PLAY) announced its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, June, 9th. The restaurant operator reported $0.40 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of ($0.16) by $0.56. The restaurant operator had revenue of $265.34 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $257.98 million. Dave & Buster's Entertainment had a negative net margin of 26.53% and a negative trailing twelve-month return on equity of 71.79%. The business's revenue for the quarter was up 66.0% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm earned ($1.37) earnings per share.
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How has Dave & Buster's Entertainment's stock price been impacted by COVID-19?

Dave & Buster's Entertainment's stock was trading at $17.90 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, PLAY shares have increased by 89.3% and is now trading at $33.88.
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What guidance has Dave & Buster's Entertainment issued on next quarter's earnings?

Dave & Buster's Entertainment updated its second quarter 2021 earnings guidance on Thursday, July, 8th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $335 million-$350 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $287.36 million.

What price target have analysts set for PLAY?

11 brokerages have issued twelve-month price objectives for Dave & Buster's Entertainment's shares. Their forecasts range from $20.00 to $57.00. On average, they anticipate Dave & Buster's Entertainment's share price to reach $48.10 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 42.0% from the stock's current price.
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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 a variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.07%). Company insiders that own Dave & Buster's Entertainment stock include Brandon Charles Coleman III, Brian Jenkins, John Mulleady, John P Gleason, John Paul Hurtado, 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 acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including State of Alaska Department of Revenue.
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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 $33.88.

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

Dave & Buster's Entertainment has a market capitalization of $1.63 billion and generates $436.51 million in revenue each year. The restaurant operator earns $-206,970,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($4.70) on an earnings per share basis.

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

Dave & Buster's Entertainment employs 8,547 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 7/26/2021 by Staff
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