Dave & Buster's Entertainment Stock Price and Value Analysis

Should you buy Dave & Buster's Entertainment stock? (NasdaqGS:PLAY). Let's see how it does in our automated value investing analysis system.

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  • This company has stable growth.
  • This company is not making money.
  • This stock looks overpriced.
  • This company is less known than others.
  • This company pays no dividend.

Inside the PLAY Numbers

PLAY Price
(Dave & Buster's Entertainment stock price per share)
$35.78
[?] PE Ratio versus Sector 169% higher than other Consumer Goods stocks
[?] PE Ratio versus Industry 75% higher than other Restaurants stocks
[?] Free Cash Flow Jitter 13%

This stock has short interest! This means that people have shorted it.

Why does that matter? They've made a bet that price will decrease from where they bought it. Maybe there are financial problems, or maybe there's a value play.

As of the latest analysis, there are 7,464,823 shares shorted. With 42,574,372 shares available for purchase and an average trading volume over the past 10 trading days of 914,100, it would take at least 8.166 days for all of the short holders to cover their shorts.

Is Dave & Buster's Entertainment Stock on Sale?

Based on our analysis, we believe that you should not buy Dave & Buster's Entertainment right now. It might be a good stock to own—we just can't prove it with value analysis right now. Proceed with caution.

Should You Buy PLAY Stock?

Does Dave & Buster's Entertainment have a coherent story? Does it have a plan to continue to make money? Is it worth your time? Only you can decide where to go from here. Our investment guide helps you ask the right questions, including how to buy stocks. Use these research links for more information.