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Executive Summary

Playgon Games Inc. operates in the daily fantasy sports (DFS) industry. More Details


Snowflake Analysis

Excellent balance sheet and overvalued.

Share Price & News

How has Playgon Games's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?


Latest Share Price and Events

Stable Share Price: DEAL is more volatile than 75% of Canadian stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 18% a week.

Volatility Over Time: Insufficient data to determine DEAL's volatility change over the past year.


Market Performance


7 Day Return

5.9%

DEAL

3.7%

CA Interactive Media and Services

2.8%

CA Market


1 Year Return

n/a

DEAL

94.6%

CA Interactive Media and Services

-0.3%

CA Market

Return vs Industry: Insufficient data to determine how DEAL performed against the Canadian Interactive Media and Services industry.

Return vs Market: Insufficient data to determine how DEAL performed against the Canadian Market.


Shareholder returns

DEALIndustryMarket
7 Day5.9%3.7%2.8%
30 Day20.0%12.7%10.0%
90 Day14.3%38.8%5.7%
1 Yearn/a96.1%94.6%3.3%-0.3%
3 Year24.1%24.1%35.4%31.8%12.2%1.3%
5 Yearn/a8.6%2.4%49.1%26.2%

Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market

How volatile is Playgon Games's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?


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Valuation

Is Playgon Games undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?

5.25x

Price to Book (PB) ratio


Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate DEAL's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.

Significantly Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate DEAL's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: DEAL is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the CA Interactive Media and Services industry average.

PE vs Market: DEAL is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the Canadian market.


Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate DEAL's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: DEAL is good value based on its PB Ratio (5.3x) compared to the CA Interactive Media and Services industry average (8.7x).


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Future Growth

How is Playgon Games forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?

120.8%

Forecasted Media industry annual growth in earnings


In this section we usually present revenue and earnings growth projections based on the consensus estimates of professional analysts to help investors understand the company’s ability to generate profit. But as Playgon Games has not provided enough past data and has no analyst forecast, its future earnings cannot be reliably calculated by extrapolating past data or using analyst predictions.

This is quite a rare situation as 97% of companies covered by SimplyWall St do have past financial data.


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Past Performance

How has Playgon Games performed over the past 5 years?

-42.2%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: DEAL is currently unprofitable.

Growing Profit Margin: DEAL is currently unprofitable.


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: DEAL is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of 42.2% per year.

Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare DEAL's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable

Earnings vs Industry: DEAL is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Interactive Media and Services industry (8.8%).


Return on Equity

High ROE: DEAL has a negative Return on Equity (-25.07%), as it is currently unprofitable.


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Financial Health

How is Playgon Games's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: DEAL's short term assets (CA$4.7M) exceed its short term liabilities (CA$3.6M).

Long Term Liabilities: DEAL's short term assets (CA$4.7M) exceed its long term liabilities (CA$1.4M).


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: DEAL's debt to equity ratio (19.1%) is considered satisfactory.

Reducing Debt: Insufficient data to determine if DEAL's debt to equity ratio has reduced over the past 5 years.


Balance Sheet


Cash Runway Analysis

For companies that have on average been loss making in the past we assess whether they have at least 1 year of cash runway.

Stable Cash Runway: DEAL has sufficient cash runway for more than 3 years based on its current free cash flow.

Forecast Cash Runway: DEAL has sufficient cash runway for 2.4 years if free cash flow continues to reduce at historical rates of 29% each year.


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Dividend

What is Playgon Games's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?


Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate DEAL's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.

High Dividend: Unable to evaluate DEAL's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.


Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if DEAL's dividends per share have been stable in the past.

Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if DEAL's dividend payments have been increasing.


Current Payout to Shareholders

Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to calculate payout ratio to determine if its dividend payments are covered by earnings.


Future Payout to Shareholders

Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of DEAL's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the Canadian market.


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Management

How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?

0.5yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Darcy Krogh (63 yo)

4.67yrs

Tenure

CA$120,000

Compensation

Mr. Darcy Eldon Krogh, B.A. has been the Chief Executive Officer, President and Director of Playgon Games Inc. (formerly known as Global Daily Fantasy Sports Inc.) since March 16, 2016. Mr. Krogh served as...


CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Darcy's total compensation ($USD0.00) is below average for companies of similar size in the Canadian market ($USD166.12K).

Compensation vs Earnings: Darcy's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.


Leadership Team

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
James Penturn
Executive Chairman of the Board3.67yrsCA$50.00k0.59%
CA$ 399.2k
Darcy Krogh
President4.67yrsCA$120.00k3.61%
CA$ 2.5m
Harpreet Nijjar
Chief Financial Officer0.25yrno datano data
Steve Baker
Chief Operating Officer0.17yrno data0.28%
CA$ 190.0k
Guido Ganschow
President of Playgon Interactive Inc. & Director0.42yrno data15.94%
CA$ 10.9m

0.5yrs

Average Tenure

Experienced Management: DEAL's management team is not considered experienced ( 0.5 years average tenure), which suggests a new team.


Board Members

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
James Penturn
Executive Chairman of the Board3.67yrsCA$50.00k0.59%
CA$ 399.2k
Darcy Krogh
President4.67yrsCA$120.00k3.61%
CA$ 2.5m
Guido Ganschow
President of Playgon Interactive Inc. & Director0.42yrno data15.94%
CA$ 10.9m
Jason Meretsky
Independent Director1.67yrsno data0.23%
CA$ 158.3k
Michele Marrandino
Independent Director6.25yrsCA$14.40k1.19%
CA$ 812.7k
William Scott
Independent Director2.42yrsCA$8.40k0.10%
CA$ 69.9k

3.0yrs

Average Tenure

63yo

Average Age

Experienced Board: DEAL's board of directors are considered experienced (3 years average tenure).


Ownership

Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?


Insider Trading Volume

Insider Buying: DEAL insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.


Recent Insider Transactions

Ownership Breakdown

Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have been substantially diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 141.1%.


Top Shareholders

Company Information

Playgon Games Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: Playgon Games Inc.
  • Ticker: DEAL
  • Exchange: TSXV
  • Founded: 1985
  • Industry: Interactive Media and Services
  • Sector: Media
  • Market Cap: CA$68.129m
  • Shares outstanding: 179.29m
  • Website: https://www.playgon.com

Location

  • Playgon Games Inc.
  • 1500 West Georgia Street
  • Suite 656
  • Vancouver
  • British Columbia
  • V6G 2Z6
  • Canada

Listings

TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
DEALTSXV (TSX Venture Exchange)YesCommon SharesCACADJul 2016
7CRDB (Deutsche Boerse AG)YesCommon SharesDEEURJul 2016
PLGN.FOTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)YesCommon SharesUSUSDJul 2016

Biography

Playgon Games Inc. operates in the daily fantasy sports (DFS) industry. The company offers DFS software and network, which enables its licensed customers to offer a customized and branded DFS product to th...


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2020/11/27 01:00
End of Day Share Price2020/11/26 00:00
Earnings2020/06/30
Annual Earnings2019/12/31


Unless specified all financial data is based on a yearly period but updated quarterly. This is known as Trailing Twelve Month (TTM) or Last Twelve Month (LTM) Data. Learn more here.