Dave & Buster's Entertainment Inc. (PLAY): Price and Financial Metrics

Dave & Buster's Entertainment Inc. (PLAY): $36.04

-0.19 (-0.52%)

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  • Growth is the dimension where PLAY ranks best; there it ranks ahead of 74.99% of US stocks.
  • PLAY's strongest trending metric is Growth; it's been moving up over the last 179 days.
  • PLAY's current lowest rank is in the Stability metric (where it is better than 12.38% of US stocks).

PLAY Stock Summary

  • The capital turnover (annual revenue relative to shareholder's equity) for PLAY is 4.83 -- better than 90.48% of US stocks.
  • Of note is the ratio of DAVE & BUSTER'S ENTERTAINMENT INC's sales and general administrative expense to its total operating expenses; merely 3.59% of US stocks have a lower such ratio.
  • Over the past twelve months, PLAY has reported earnings growth of 171.69%, putting it ahead of 91.38% of US stocks in our set.
  • Stocks with similar financial metrics, market capitalization, and price volatility to DAVE & BUSTER'S ENTERTAINMENT INC are DINO, ADV, SNDR, RLGT, and ENLC.
  • Visit PLAY's SEC page to see the company's official filings. To visit the company's web site, go to ir.daveandbusters.com.

PLAY Valuation Summary

  • In comparison to the median Consumer Cyclical stock, PLAY's price/sales ratio is 12.5% higher, now standing at 0.9.
  • PLAY's EV/EBIT ratio has moved down 3.1 over the prior 103 months.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for PLAY.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
PLAY 2023-03-17 0.9 4.6 13.4 19.2
PLAY 2023-03-16 1.0 4.7 13.7 19.4
PLAY 2023-03-15 0.9 4.5 13.3 19.1
PLAY 2023-03-14 0.9 4.5 13.2 19.0
PLAY 2023-03-13 0.9 4.6 13.3 19.1
PLAY 2023-03-10 1.0 4.8 14.0 19.5

PLAY Growth Metrics

    Its 2 year price growth rate is now at 385.59%.
  • Its 4 year price growth rate is now at -83.6%.
  • Its 5 year price growth rate is now at -83.6%.
Over the past 15 months, PLAY's revenue has gone up $874,917,000.

The table below shows PLAY's growth in key financial areas (numbers in millions of US dollars).

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2022-12-31 1,743.768 385.595 123.64
2022-09-30 1,580.538 318.097 132.307
2022-06-30 1,489.817 354.526 155.989
2022-03-31 1,304.056 283.128 108.64
2021-12-31 1,077.775 181.028 26.205
2021-09-30 868.851 162.368 -32.423

PLAY's Quality Factors

The “Quality” component of the POWR Ratings focuses on 31 different factors of a companies fundamentals and operational strength. Here are some key insights as we drill into the specifics of these quality attributes.
  • PLAY has a Quality Grade of C, ranking ahead of 69.11% of graded US stocks.
  • PLAY's asset turnover comes in at 0.368 -- ranking 55th of 79 Restaraunts Hotels Motels stocks.
  • TXRH, CAKE, and CHUY are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with PLAY.

The table below shows PLAY's key quality metrics over time.

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-08-01 0.368 0.844 0.001
2021-05-02 0.224 0.840 -0.043
2021-01-31 0.176 0.828 -0.069
2020-11-01 0.268 0.828 -0.044
2020-08-02 0.348 0.826 -0.027
2020-05-03 0.486 0.827 0.008

PLAY Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of PLAY, see our PLAY price target page. And for a list of of all stocks sorted by upside potential based on analyst target price, see our Top Price Target page.

Average Price Target $49.56 Average Broker Recommendation 1.59 (Moderate Buy)

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PLAY Price/Volume Stats

Current price $36.04 52-week high $52.54
Prev. close $36.23 52-week low $29.60
Day low $35.90 Volume 691,300
Day high $37.12 Avg. volume 996,131
50-day MA $40.64 Dividend yield N/A
200-day MA $37.63 Market Cap 1.74B

Dave & Buster's Entertainment Inc. (PLAY) Company Bio

Dave & Buster's Entertainment Inc is an owner and operator of high-volume venues that combine dining and entertainment in North America for both adults and families. The company was founded by Davide Corriveau and James “Buster” Corley and the pair opened their first establishment in Dallas in 1982. Each venue offers a wide variety of arcade, video, and virtual reality games combined with dining choices ranging from wings to steaks. Dave and Buster’s has over 110 locations across the country and Brian A. Jenkins serves as the company’s Chief Executive Officer.

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Latest PLAY News From Around the Web

Below are the latest news stories about DAVE & BUSTER'S ENTERTAINMENT INC that investors may wish to consider to help them evaluate PLAY as an investment opportunity.

Is Dave & Buster's Entertainment, Inc.'s (NASDAQ:PLAY) ROE Of 34% Impressive?

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Yahoo | March 18, 2023

Dave & Buster’s Entertainment, Inc. to Report Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year End 2022 Financial Results on March 28, 2023

DALLAS, March 14, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Dave & Buster's Entertainment, Inc., (NASDAQ:PLAY), ("Dave & Buster's" or "the Company"), an owner and operator of entertainment and dining venues, today announced that it will report financial results for its fourth quarter and fiscal year ended January 29, 2023 after the market closes on Tuesday, March 28, 2023. Management will hold a conference call to review the results the same day at 4:00 p.m. Central Time (5:00 p.m. Eastern Time). Participants ca

Yahoo | March 14, 2023

Here's Why Investors Should Retain Dave & Buster's (PLAY) Stock

Dave & Buster's (PLAY) focuses on broadening its entertainment offerings to drive growth. However, inflationary pressures are a concern.

Yahoo | March 9, 2023

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Potbelly (PBPB) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of -30.77% and 0.97%, respectively, for the quarter ended December 2022. Do the numbers hold clues to what lies ahead for the stock?

Yahoo | March 2, 2023

Estimating The Intrinsic Value Of Dave & Buster's Entertainment, Inc. (NASDAQ:PLAY)

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Yahoo | February 17, 2023

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PLAY Price Returns

1-mo -11.88%
3-mo 3.00%
6-mo 11.79%
1-year -18.77%
3-year 261.85%
5-year -11.69%
YTD 1.69%
2022 -7.71%
2021 27.91%
2020 -24.97%
2019 -8.87%
2018 -18.76%

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