NYSE:AGS - Playags Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$29.01 +0.62 (+2.18 %)
(As of 07/20/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$29.01
Today's Range$27.63 - $29.12
52-Week Range$16.66 - $29.25
Volume357,680 shs
Average Volume304,402 shs
Market Capitalization$998.37 million
P/E Ratio-14.95
Dividend YieldN/A
Playags logoPlayAGS, Inc. designs and supplies electronic gaming machines (EGMs), and other products and services for the gaming industry in the United States and internationally. It operates in three segments: EGMs, Table Products, and Interactive. The EGM segment offers various video slot titles, which include ICON, Halo, Colossal Diamonds cabinet, and Orion; and conversion kits that allow existing game titles to be converted to other game titles offered within that operating platform. The Table Products segment provides table products, side-bets, and table technology related to blackjack, poker, baccarat, craps, and roulette, as well as ancillary table products. Its brands include In-Bet, Buster Blackjack, Double Draw Poker, and Criss Cross Poker. The Interactive segment offers social gaming products through its mobile apps, Lucky Play Casino and Vegas Fever. It serves Class II Native American and Mexican gaming jurisdictions, and Class III Native American, commercial, and charity jurisdictions. The company was formerly known as AP Gaming Holdco, Inc. and changed its name to PlayAGS, Inc. in December 2017. PlayAGS, Inc. was founded in 2005 and is headquartered in Las Vegas, Nevada.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Miscellaneous manufacturing industries
SectorConsumer Discretionary


Debt-to-Equity Ratio3.37
Current Ratio2.91
Quick Ratio2.08


Trailing P/E Ratio-14.95
Forward P/E Ratio-111.58
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$211.96 million
Price / Sales4.81
Cash Flow$1.0390 per share
Price / Cash27.92
Book Value($0.83) per share
Price / Book-34.95


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A
Net IncomeN/A
Net MarginsN/A
Return on EquityN/A
Return on AssetsN/A


Outstanding Shares35,170,000
Market Cap$998.37

Playags (NYSE:AGS) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Playags' stock symbol?

Playags trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "AGS."

How were Playags' earnings last quarter?

Playags Inc (NYSE:AGS) announced its earnings results on Thursday, May, 3rd. The company reported ($0.19) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of ($0.21) by $0.02. The firm had revenue of $64.86 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $60.83 million. View Playags' Earnings History.

What price target have analysts set for AGS?

5 brokers have issued twelve-month target prices for Playags' shares. Their forecasts range from $23.00 to $34.00. On average, they anticipate Playags' share price to reach $27.00 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 6.9%. View Analyst Ratings for Playags.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Playags?

5 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Playags in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 4 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy."

Are investors shorting Playags?

Playags saw a decrease in short interest in June. As of June 15th, there was short interest totalling 304,774 shares, a decrease of 46.3% from the May 31st total of 567,904 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 193,656 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 1.6 days. Approximately 1.8% of the company's stock are sold short. View Playags' Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Playags' key competitors?

Who are Playags' key executives?

Playags' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. David B. Lopez, CEO, Pres & Director (Age 44)
  • Mr. Kimo Akiona, CFO, Chief Accounting Officer & Treasurer (Age 44)
  • Mr. Sigmund Lee, Chief Technology Officer (Age 46)
  • Ms. Julia Boguslawski, Chief Marketing Officer & Exec. VP of Investor Relations
  • Mr. Victor J. Gallo, Gen. Counsel, Sec. & Compliance Officer (Age 51)

When did Playags IPO?

(AGS) raised $175 million in an initial public offering on Friday, January 26th 2018. The company issued 10,300,000 shares at a price of $16.00-$18.00 per share. Credit Suisse, Deutsche Bank Securities, Jefferies, Macquarie Capital, BofA Merrill Lynch, Citigroup, Nomura, Stifel and SunTrust Robinson Humphrey acted as the underwriters for the IPO and Roth Capital Partners, Union Gaming, The Williams Capital Group and Apollo Global Securities were co-managers.

When does the company's lock-up period expire?

Playags' lock-up period expires on Wednesday, July 25th. Playags had issued 10,250,000 shares in its initial public offering on January 26th. The total size of the offering was $164,000,000 based on an initial share price of $16.00. After the expiration of the company's lock-up period, major shareholders and company insiders will be able to sell their shares of the company.

Has Playags been receiving favorable news coverage?

Headlines about AGS stock have been trending positive recently, Accern Sentiment reports. The research group identifies positive and negative press coverage by monitoring more than twenty million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Playags earned a coverage optimism score of 0.26 on Accern's scale. They also gave news headlines about the company an impact score of 44.75 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the immediate future.

Who are Playags' major shareholders?

Playags' stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include AP GAMING VOTECO, LLC (52.00%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Playags.

How do I buy shares of Playags?

Shares of AGS 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, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Playags' stock price today?

One share of AGS stock can currently be purchased for approximately $29.01.

How big of a company is Playags?

Playags has a market capitalization of $998.37 million and generates $211.96 million in revenue each year. The company earns $-45,100,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($1.94) on an earnings per share basis. Playags employs 560 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Playags?

Playags' mailing address is 5475 S. DECATUR BLVD. SUITE #100, LAS VEGAS NV, 89118. The company can be reached via phone at 702-722-6700.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Playags (NYSE AGS)

Community Ranking:  2.5 out of 5 (star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  50 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  49 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  99
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Playags and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe AGS will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe AGS will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 7/21/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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