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Playa Hotels & Resorts

DB:PL0
Snowflake Description

Reasonable growth potential and slightly overvalued.

The Snowflake is generated from 30 checks in 5 different areas, read more below.
PL0
DB
$1B
Market Cap
  1. Home
  2. DE
  3. Consumer Services
Company description

Playa Hotels & Resorts N.V. owns, operates, and develops all-inclusive resorts in prime beachfront locations in various vacation destinations in Mexico and the Caribbean. The last earnings update was 41 days ago. More info.


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PL0 Share Price and Events
7 Day Returns
0.7%
DB:PL0
0.1%
DE Hospitality
0.3%
DE Market
1 Year Returns
-20.4%
DB:PL0
-52.1%
DE Hospitality
-11.7%
DE Market
PL0 Shareholder Return
  7 Day 30 Day 90 Day 1 Year 3 Year 5 Year
Playa Hotels & Resorts (PL0) 0.7% -7.7% 0.7% -20.4% - -
DE Hospitality 0.1% -9.9% -9.2% -52.1% -28.9% -25.1%
DE Market 0.3% -2.3% -1.1% -11.7% 12.2% 6.1%
1 Year Return vs Industry and Market
  • PL0 outperformed the Hospitality industry which returned -52.1% over the past year.
  • PL0 underperformed the Market in Germany which returned -11.7% over the past year.
Price Volatility
PL0
Industry
5yr Volatility vs Market

Value

 Is Playa Hotels & Resorts undervalued based on future cash flows and its price relative to the stock market?

Value is all about what a company is worth versus what price it is available for. If you went into a grocery store and all the bananas were on sale at half price, they could be considered undervalued.
INTRINSIC VALUE BASED ON FUTURE CASH FLOWS
  • It is not possible to calculate the future cash flow value for Playa Hotels & Resorts. This is due to cash flow or dividend data being unavailable. The share price is €7.2.
PRICE RELATIVE TO MARKET
We can also value a company based on what the stock market is willing to pay for it. This is similar to the price of fruit (e.g. Mangoes or Avocados) increasing when they are out of season, or how much your home is worth.

The amount the stock market is willing to pay for Playa Hotels & Resorts's earnings, growth and assets is considered below, and whether this is a fair price.
Price based on past earnings
Are Playa Hotels & Resorts's earnings available for a low price, and how does this compare to other companies in the same industry?
Raw Data
DB:PL0 PE (Price to Earnings) Ratio Data Sources
Data Point Source Value
Earnings Per Share * Company Filings (2019-03-31) in USD $0.32
NasdaqGS:PLYA Share Price ** NasdaqGS (2019-06-17) in USD $8.19
Germany Hospitality Industry PE Ratio Median Figure of 10 Publicly-Listed Hospitality Companies 18.98x
Germany Market PE Ratio Median Figure of 424 Publicly-Listed Companies 19.7x

* Trailing twelve months (TTM) annual GAAP earnings per share excluding extraordinary items.

** Primary Listing of Playa Hotels & Resorts.

DB:PL0 PE (Price to Earnings) Ratio Calculation
Calculation Outcome
PE Ratio

= NasdaqGS:PLYA Share Price ÷ EPS (both in USD)

= 8.19 ÷ 0.32

25.95x

Learn more about our ratios and growth rates in Simply Wall St’s analysis model >

  • Playa Hotels & Resorts is overvalued based on earnings compared to the DE Hospitality industry average.
  • Playa Hotels & Resorts is overvalued based on earnings compared to the Germany market.
Price based on expected Growth
Does Playa Hotels & Resorts's expected growth come at a high price?
Raw Data
DB:PL0 PEG (Price to Earnings to Growth) Ratio Data Sources
Data Point Source Value
PE Ratio See PE Ratio Section 25.95x
Net Income Annual Growth Rate See Future Growth Section.
Line of Best Fit* through Consensus Estimate Earnings of 4 Analysts
39.5%per year
Germany Hospitality Industry PEG Ratio Median Figure of 5 Publicly-Listed Hospitality Companies 1.31x
Germany Market PEG Ratio Median Figure of 270 Publicly-Listed Companies 1.47x

*Line of best fit is calculated by linear regression .

DB:PL0 PEG (Price to Earnings to Growth) Ratio Calculation
Calculation Outcome
PEG Ratio

= PE Ratio ÷ Net Income Annual Growth Rate

= 25.95x ÷ 39.5%

0.66x

Learn more about our ratios and growth rates in Simply Wall St’s analysis model >

  • Playa Hotels & Resorts is good value based on expected growth next year.
Price based on value of assets
What value do investors place on Playa Hotels & Resorts's assets?
Raw Data
DB:PL0 PB (Price to Book) Ratio Data Sources
Data Point Source Value
Book Value per Share Company Filings (2019-03-31) in USD $6.73
NasdaqGS:PLYA Share Price * NasdaqGS (2019-06-17) in USD $8.19
Germany Hospitality Industry PB Ratio Median Figure of 13 Publicly-Listed Hospitality Companies 2.06x
Germany Market PB Ratio Median Figure of 576 Publicly-Listed Companies 1.76x
DB:PL0 PB (Price to Book) Ratio Calculation
Calculation Outcome
PB Ratio

= NasdaqGS:PLYA Share Price ÷ Book Value per Share (both in USD)

= 8.19 ÷ 6.73

1.22x

* Primary Listing of Playa Hotels & Resorts.

Learn more about our ratios and growth rates in Simply Wall St’s analysis model >

  • Playa Hotels & Resorts is good value based on assets compared to the DE Hospitality industry average.
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Value checks
We assess Playa Hotels & Resorts's value by looking at:
  1. Is the discounted cash flow value less than 20%, or 40% of the share price? (2 checks) ( Click here or on bar chart for details of DCF calculation. )
  2. Is the PE ratio less than the market average, and/ or less than the Hospitality industry average (and greater than 0)? (2 checks)
  3. Is the PEG ratio within a reasonable range (0 to 1)? (1 check)
  4. Is the PB ratio less than the Hospitality industry average (and greater than 0)? (1 check)
  5. Playa Hotels & Resorts has a total score of 2/6, see the detailed checks below.

    Note: We use GAAP Earnings per Share in all our calculations including PE and PEG Ratio.

    Full details on the Value part of the Simply Wall St company analysis model.

Future Performance

 How is Playa Hotels & Resorts expected to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 4 analysts?

The future performance of a company is measured in the same way as past performance, by looking at estimated growth and how much profit it is expected to make.

Future estimates come from professional analysts. Just like forecasting the weather, they don’t always get it right!
Annual Growth Rate
39.5%
Expected annual growth in earnings.
Earnings growth vs Low Risk Savings
Is Playa Hotels & Resorts expected to grow at an attractive rate?
  • Playa Hotels & Resorts's earnings growth is expected to exceed the low risk savings rate of 0.2%.
Growth vs Market Checks
  • Playa Hotels & Resorts's earnings growth is expected to exceed the Germany market average.
  • Playa Hotels & Resorts's revenue growth is expected to exceed the Germany market average.
Annual Growth Rates Comparison
Raw Data
DB:PL0 Future Growth Rates Data Sources
Data Point Source Value (per year)
DB:PL0 Future Earnings Growth Rate Line of Best Fit* through Consensus Estimate Earnings of 4 Analysts 39.5%
DB:PL0 Future Revenue Growth Rate Line of Best Fit* through Consensus Estimate Revenue of 4 Analysts 13.9%
Germany Hospitality Industry Earnings Growth Rate Market Cap Weighted Average 18.9%
Germany Hospitality Industry Revenue Growth Rate Market Cap Weighted Average 4%
Germany Market Earnings Growth Rate Market Cap Weighted Average 12.7%
Germany Market Revenue Growth Rate Market Cap Weighted Average 5%

*Line of best fit is calculated by linear regression .

Industry and Market average data is calculated daily.

Learn more about our growth rate calculations in Simply Wall St’s analysis model.

Analysts growth expectations
Raw Data
DB:PL0 Analysts Growth Expectations Data Sources
Data Point Source Value
Past Financials Company Filings (2 months ago) See Below
Future Estimates Average of up to 4 Analyst Estimates (S&P Global) See Below
All numbers in USD Millions and using Trailing twelve months (TTM) annual period rather than quarterly.
DB:PL0 Future Estimates Data
Date (Data in USD Millions) Revenue Cash Flow Net Income * Avg. No. Analysts
2021-12-31 885 73 2
2020-12-31 801 50 4
2019-12-31 667 108 22 4
DB:PL0 Past Financials Data
Date (Data in USD Millions) Revenue Cash Flow Net Income *
2019-03-31 634 112 40
2018-12-31 616 114 19
2018-09-30 591 89 22
2018-06-30 567 72 22
2018-03-31 562 85 -6
2017-12-31 560 64 -9
2017-09-30 553 93 -27
2017-06-30 549 86 -35
2017-03-31 536 82 -19
2016-12-31 521 76 -23
2016-09-30 508 71 -18
2016-06-30 481 64 -14

*GAAP earnings excluding extraordinary items.

Super high growth metrics
High Growth Checks
  • Playa Hotels & Resorts's earnings are expected to grow significantly at over 20% yearly.
  • Playa Hotels & Resorts's revenue is expected to grow by 13.9% yearly, however this is not considered high growth (20% yearly).
Past and Future Earnings per Share
The accuracy of the analysts who estimate the future performance data can be gauged below. We look back 3 years and see if they were any good at predicting what actually occurred. We also show the highest and lowest estimates looking forward to see if there is a wide range.
Raw Data
DB:PL0 Past and Future Earnings per Share
Data Point Source Value
Past Financials Company Filings (2 months ago) See Below
Future Estimates Average of up to 4 Analyst Estimates (S&P Global) See Below

All data from Playa Hotels & Resorts Company Filings, last reported 2 months ago, and in Trailing twelve months (TTM) annual period rather than quarterly.

DB:PL0 Future Estimates Data
Date (Data in USD Millions) EPS * EPS High Estimate EPS Low Estimate Avg. No. Analysts
2021-12-31 0.53 0.60 0.47 3.00
2020-12-31 0.39 0.42 0.33 4.00
2019-12-31 0.19 0.28 0.09 4.00
DB:PL0 Past Financials Data
Date (Data in USD Millions) EPS *
2019-03-31 0.32
2018-12-31 0.16
2018-09-30 0.19
2018-06-30 0.19
2018-03-31 -0.05
2017-12-31 -0.09
2017-09-30 -0.33
2017-06-30 -0.52
2017-03-31 -0.36
2016-12-31 -0.46
2016-09-30 -0.33
2016-06-30 -0.25

*GAAP earnings excluding extraordinary items.

Performance in 3 years
In the same way as past performance we look at the future estimated return (profit) compared to the available funds. We do this looking forward 3 years.
  • Unable to establish if Playa Hotels & Resorts will efficiently use shareholders’ funds in the future without estimates of Return on Equity.
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Future performance checks
We assess Playa Hotels & Resorts's future performance by looking at:
  1. Is the annual earnings growth rate expected to beat the low risk savings rate, plus a premium to keep pace with inflation?
  2. Is the annual earnings growth rate expected to beat the average growth rate in earnings of the Germany market? (1 check)
  3. Is the annual revenue growth rate expected to beat the average growth rate in revenue of the Germany market? (1 check)
  4. Is the annual earnings growth rate expected to be above 20%? (1 check)
  5. Is the annual revenue growth rate expected to be above 20%? (1 check)
  6. Is the Return on Equity in 3 years expected to be over 20%? (1 check)
Some of the above checks will fail if the company is expected to be loss making in the relevant year.
Playa Hotels & Resorts has a total score of 4/6, see the detailed checks below.

Note 1: We use GAAP Net Income Excluding Exceptional Items for our Earnings in all our calculations.

Full details on the Future part of the Simply Wall St company analysis model.

Past Performance

  How has Playa Hotels & Resorts performed over the past 5 years?

The past performance of a company can be measured by how much growth it has experienced and how much profit it makes relative to the funds and assets it has available.
Past earnings growth
Below we compare Playa Hotels & Resorts's growth in the last year to its industry (Hospitality).
Past Earnings growth analysis
We also check if the company has grown in the past 5 years, and whether it has maintained that growth in the year.
  • Playa Hotels & Resorts has delivered over 20% year on year earnings growth in the past 5 years.
  • Playa Hotels & Resorts has become profitable in the last year making the earnings growth rate difficult to compare to the 5-year average.
  • Playa Hotels & Resorts has become profitable in the last year making it difficult to compare the DE Hospitality industry average.
Earnings and Revenue History
Playa Hotels & Resorts's revenue and profit over the past 5 years is shown below, any years where they have experienced a loss will show up in red.
Raw Data

All data from Playa Hotels & Resorts Company Filings, last reported 2 months ago, and in Trailing twelve months (TTM) annual period rather than quarterly.

DB:PL0 Past Revenue, Cash Flow and Net Income Data
Date (Data in USD Millions) Revenue Net Income * G+A Expenses R&D Expenses
2019-03-31 634.44 40.15 121.89
2018-12-31 616.04 18.98 117.57
2018-09-30 591.42 21.81 126.53
2018-06-30 567.18 21.57 120.47
2018-03-31 562.28 -5.58 111.17
2017-12-31 559.55 -9.04 112.67
2017-09-30 553.13 -27.21 111.21
2017-06-30 548.90 -34.57 110.72
2017-03-31 535.60 -19.03 108.48
2016-12-31 521.49 -23.46 100.70
2016-09-30 508.46 -17.51 96.99
2016-06-30 480.71 -13.97 91.64
2016-03-31 451.11 -23.41 90.14
2015-12-31 408.35 -29.95 85.40
2015-06-30 376.71 -57.95 85.38
2015-03-31 381.72 -60.26 81.68
2014-12-31 367.24 -74.21 80.70
2014-06-30 349.65 -71.17 65.68
2014-03-31 310.96 -57.21 59.20
2013-12-31 272.27 -43.26 52.73
2012-12-31 220.00 -7.94 35.71

*GAAP earnings excluding extraordinary items.

Performance last year
We want to ensure a company is making the most of what it has available. This is done by comparing the return (profit) to a company's available funds, assets and capital.
  • Playa Hotels & Resorts has not efficiently used shareholders’ funds last year (Return on Equity less than 20%).
  • Playa Hotels & Resorts used its assets less efficiently than the DE Hospitality industry average last year based on Return on Assets.
  • Playa Hotels & Resorts has improved its use of capital last year versus 3 years ago (Return on Capital Employed).
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Past performance checks
We assess Playa Hotels & Resorts's performance over the past 5 years by checking for:
  1. Has earnings increased in past 5 years? (1 check)
  2. Has the earnings growth in the last year exceeded that of the Hospitality industry? (1 check)
  3. Is the recent earnings growth over the last year higher than the average annual growth over the past 5 years? (1 check)
  4. Is the Return on Equity (ROE) higher than 20%? (1 check)
  5. Is the Return on Assets (ROA) above industry average? (1 check)
  6. Has the Return on Capital Employed (ROCE) increased from 3 years ago? (1 check)
The above checks will fail if the company has reported a loss in the most recent earnings report. Some checks require at least 3 or 5 years worth of data.
Playa Hotels & Resorts has a total score of 2/6, see the detailed checks below.

Note: We use GAAP Net Income excluding extraordinary items in all our calculations.

Full details on the Past part of the Simply Wall St company analysis model.

Health

 How is Playa Hotels & Resorts's financial health and their level of debt?

A company's financial position is much like your own financial position, it includes everything you own (assets) and owe (liabilities).

The boxes below represent the relative size of what makes up Playa Hotels & Resorts's finances.

The net worth of a company is the difference between its assets and liabilities.
Net Worth
  • Playa Hotels & Resorts is able to meet its short term (1 year) commitments with its holdings of cash and other short term assets.
  • Playa Hotels & Resorts's long term commitments exceed its cash and other short term assets.
Balance sheet
This treemap shows a more detailed breakdown of Playa Hotels & Resorts's finances. If any of them are yellow this indicates they may be out of proportion and red means they relate to one of the checks below.
Assets
Liabilities and shares
The 'shares' portion represents any funds contributed by the owners (shareholders) and any profits.
  • High level of physical assets or inventory.
  • Debt is not covered by short term assets, assets are 0.2x debt.
Historical Debt
Nearly all companies have debt. Debt in itself isn’t bad, however if the debt is too high, or the company can’t afford to pay the interest on its debts this may have impacts in the future.

The graphic below shows equity (available funds) and debt, we ideally want to see the red area (debt) decreasing.

If there is any debt we look at the companies capability to repay it, and whether the level has increased over the past 5 years.
Raw Data

All data from Playa Hotels & Resorts Company Filings, last reported 2 months ago.

DB:PL0 Past Debt and Equity Data
Date (Data in USD Millions) Total Equity Total Debt Cash & Short Term Investments
2019-03-31 878.05 1,014.26 111.02
2018-12-31 839.84 1,001.86 116.35
2018-09-30 853.16 991.56 137.69
2018-06-30 857.41 997.46 145.86
2018-03-31 623.07 908.25 140.07
2017-12-31 599.55 898.22 117.23
2017-09-30 610.43 878.69 137.83
2017-06-30 614.24 879.53 195.35
2017-03-31 623.78 829.18 134.16
2016-12-31 516.55 829.34 33.51
2016-09-30 590.87 796.02 35.12
2016-06-30 592.39 804.25 52.41
2016-03-31 582.59 814.39 37.41
2015-12-31 545.99 829.59 35.46
2015-06-30
2015-03-31
2014-12-31 536.76 754.37 39.15
2014-06-30 577.24 750.94 107.70
2014-03-31 577.24 750.94 107.70
2013-12-31 590.80 673.78 83.45
2012-12-31 167.93 561.32 16.62
  • Playa Hotels & Resorts's level of debt (114.7%) compared to net worth is high (greater than 40%).
  • The level of debt compared to net worth has been reduced over the past 5 years (130.1% vs 114.7% today).
  • Debt is not well covered by operating cash flow (11.2%, less than 20% of total debt).
  • Interest payments on debt are not well covered by earnings (EBIT is 1.5x annual interest expense, ideally 3x coverage).
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Financial health checks
We assess Playa Hotels & Resorts's financial health by checking for:
  1. Are short term assets greater than short term liabilities? (1 check)
  2. Are short term assets greater than long term liabilities? (1 check)
  3. Has the debt to equity ratio increased in the past 5 years? (1 check)
  4. Is the debt to equity ratio over 40%? (1 check)
  5. Is the debt covered by operating cash flow? (1 check)
  6. Are earnings greater than 5x the interest on debt (if company pays interest at all)? (1 check)
  7. Playa Hotels & Resorts has a total score of 2/6, see the detailed checks below.
For companies that are loss making and have been so on average in the past we replace the last 2 checks with:
  1. Does cash and short term investments cover stable operating expenses (recurring G&A and R&D) for more than 3 years? (1 check)
  2. Does cash and short term investments cover growing operating expenses (recurring G&A and R&D) for more than 3 years? (1 check)


Full details on the Health part of the Simply Wall St company analysis model.

Dividends

 What is Playa Hotels & Resorts's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

Dividends are regular cash payments to you from the company, similar to a bank paying you interest on a savings account.
Annual Dividend Income
Dividend payments
0%
Current annual income from Playa Hotels & Resorts dividends. Estimated to be 0% next year.
If you bought €2,000 of Playa Hotels & Resorts shares you are expected to receive €0 in your first year as a dividend.
Dividend Amount
Here we look how much dividend is being paid, if any. Is it above what you can get in a savings account? It is up there with the best dividend paying companies?
  • Unable to evaluate Playa Hotels & Resorts's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers as the company has not reported any payouts.
  • Unable to evaluate Playa Hotels & Resorts's dividend against the top 25% market benchmark as the company has not reported any payouts.
Annualized Historical and Future Dividends
It is important to see if the dividend for a company is stable, and not wildly increasing/decreasing each year. This graph shows you the historical rate to count toward your assessment of the stock.

We also check to see if the dividend has increased in the past 10 years.
Raw Data
DB:PL0 Annualized Past and Future Dividends
Data Point Source Value
Past Annualized Dividend Yield S&P Global Market Data See Below
Past Dividends per Share Company Filings/ Annualized Dividend Payments See Below
Future Dividends per Share Estimates Average of up to 4 Analyst Estimates (S&P Global) See Below
Germany Hospitality Industry Average Dividend Yield Market Cap Weighted Average of 7 Stocks 8%
Germany Market Average Dividend Yield Market Cap Weighted Average of 327 Stocks 3.2%
Germany Minimum Threshold Dividend Yield 10th Percentile 0.8%
Germany Bottom 25% Dividend Yield 25th Percentile 1.4%
Germany Top 25% Dividend Yield 75th Percentile 3.9%

Industry and Market average data is calculated daily.

Note all dividend per share amounts are annualized and not quarterly or other period.

DB:PL0 Future Dividends Estimate Data
Date (Data in $) Dividend per Share (annual) Avg. No. Analysts
2021-12-31 0.00 1.00
2020-12-31 0.00 1.00
2019-12-31 0.00 1.00

Learn more about our ratios and growth rates in Simply Wall St’s analysis model >

  • Unable to perform a dividend volatility check as Playa Hotels & Resorts has not reported any payouts.
  • Unable to verify if Playa Hotels & Resorts's dividend has been increasing as the company has not reported any payouts.
Current Payout to shareholders
What portion of Playa Hotels & Resorts's earnings are paid to the shareholders as a dividend.
  • Unable to calculate sustainability of dividends as Playa Hotels & Resorts has not reported any payouts.
Future Payout to shareholders
  • No need to calculate the sustainability of Playa Hotels & Resorts's dividends in 3 years as they are not expected to pay a notable one for Germany.
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Income/ dividend checks
We assess Playa Hotels & Resorts's dividend by checking for:
  1. Firstly is the company paying a notable dividend (greater than 0.8%) - if not then the rest of the checks are ignored.
  2. Is current dividend yield above the bottom 25% of dividend payers? (1 check)
  3. Is current dividend yield above the top 25% of dividend payers? (1 check)
  4. Have they paid a dividend for 10 years, and during this period has the dividend been volatile (drop of more than 25%)? (1 check)
  5. If they have paid a dividend for 10 years has it increased in this time? (1 check)
  6. How sustainable is the dividend, can Playa Hotels & Resorts afford to pay it from its earnings today and in 3 years (Payout ratio less than 90%)? (2 checks)
  7. Playa Hotels & Resorts has a total score of 0/6, see the detailed checks below.


Full details on the Dividends part of the Simply Wall St company analysis model.

Management

 What is the CEO of Playa Hotels & Resorts's salary, the management and board of directors tenure and is there insider trading?

Management is one of the most important areas of a company. We look at unreasonable CEO compensation, how long the team and board of directors have been around for and insider trading.
CEO
Bruce Wardinski
COMPENSATION $3,871,373
AGE 58
TENURE AS CEO 2.3 years
CEO Bio

Mr. Bruce D. Wardinski has been an Independent Director of DiamondRock Hospitality Company since January 10, 2013. He is the Founder of Playa Hotels & Resorts N.V. and has been its Chief Executive Officer since March 11, 2017. Mr. Wardinski serves as the Chief Executive Officer of ARC Hospitality Advisors, LLC and ARC Hospitality's advisor. Mr. Wardinski served as Chief Executive Officer and Director of Playa Hotels & Resorts B.V. since August 2013. He founded Playa Hotels & Resorts in 2006. Mr. Wardinski served as Chief Executive Officer of Barcelo Crestline Corporation from June 2002 to December 2010. Prior to June 2002, Mr. Wardinski served as Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer of Crestline Capital Corporation from 1998 to 2002. He served as Vice President and Treasurer of HMC Acquisition Properties, Inc. since 1996 and also served as its Principal Financial Officer. He served as Vice President and Treasurer at HMH Properties, Inc. Prior to Playa, He served as President, Chief Executive Officer and Chairman at Barcelo Crestline from June 2002 to December 2010. He served as the President and Treasurer of Forum Retirement Partners, LP since June 1997 He served as the Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer of Host Hotels & Resorts, Inc. He also served as Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer at Crestline Hotels & Resorts, Inc. prior to BCC's acquisition from 1998 to 2002. Before the spin-off of Crestline Capital, he served as a Senior Vice President and Treasurer of Host Hotels & Resorts from June 1996. In this capacity, he was responsible for Host Marriott's corporate finance, investor relations and cash management functions, as well as for managing Host Marriott's capital structure and raising funds for acquisitions. Mr. Wardinski was Senior Vice President and Treasurer of Host Marriott Corporation (NYSE: HMT), a hotel asset management company, from 1996 to 1998. Mr. Wardinski spent 12 years with Marriott International and Host Marriott in various finance and development positions, including Corporate Finance Director of Operations, Planning & Control, Treasury Department, Senior Director of Project Finance since June 1993 and Senior Vice President and Managing Director of International Development since October 1995. He has been the Chairman of Playa Hotels & Resorts N.V. since March 11, 2017. He served as a Founding Member and the Chairman on the Board at ServiceSource, Inc. (alternate name ServiceSource Network). He served as founding Chairman of Playa Hotels & Resorts B.V. In 2003, Mr. Wardinski formed Highland Hospitality Corporation. From 2003 to 2007, he served as Non-Executive Chairman and Presiding Director of Highland Hospitality Corp. He has been Director of Playa Hotels & Resorts N.V. since May 2006. He serves as a Director at Wolftrap Foundation for The Performing Arts. He served as Special Advisory Director to Chief Executive Officer of Arc Hospitality Advisors, Llc until August 12, 2016. Prior to joining Host Marriott and Marriott Corporation, Mr. Wardinski worked for Price Waterhouse (now PricewaterhouseCoopers) in Washington D.C., and Goodyear International in Caracas, Venezuela. He is the Director of the Wolf Trap Foundation for the Performing Arts, the George Mason University Foundation, Inc. and Board of Advisors of the College of Business at James Madison University. Mr. Wardinski was a founding member and serves as Chairman of the ServiceSource Foundation. Mr. Wardinski served as a member of the Executive Commission of Barceló Corporación Empresarial of Palma de Mallorca, Spain from 2004 to 2010. He served in various other capacities with Host Marriott and Marriott Corporation from 1987 to 1996. He serves as a Director of Kerzner International. Mr. Wardinski served as an Outside Director of eStara, Inc. and Barcelo Crestline since November 9, 1998. He served as a Director of Forum Retirement Partners, LP since 1997. Mr. Wardinski earned an M.B.A. in Finance from the University of Pennsylvania Wharton School Of Business and a Bachelor of Science (Hons.) dgree in Commerce from the University of Virginia.

CEO Compensation
  • Bruce's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year, both up more than 20%.
  • Bruce's remuneration is higher than average for companies of similar size in Germany.
Management Team Tenure

Average tenure and age of the Playa Hotels & Resorts management team in years:

2.3
Average Tenure
52
Average Age
  • The tenure for the Playa Hotels & Resorts management team is about average.
Management Team

Bruce Wardinski

TITLE
Chairman & CEO
COMPENSATION
$4M
AGE
58
TENURE
2.3 yrs

Ryan Hymel

TITLE
Executive VP & CFO
COMPENSATION
$2M
AGE
36
TENURE
1.9 yrs

Alex Stadlin

TITLE
Chief Operating Officer
COMPENSATION
$2M
AGE
65
TENURE
2.3 yrs

Kevin Froemming

TITLE
EVP & Chief Marketing Officer
COMPENSATION
$1M
AGE
56
TENURE
2.3 yrs

Brandon Buhler

TITLE
Chief Accounting Officer
AGE
40
TENURE
1.8 yrs

Rachael Rothman-Ould

TITLE
Senior VP of Investor Relations & Strategy

Matt Cohen

TITLE
Executive VP & General Counsel
AGE
52
TENURE
0.6 yrs

Fernando Mulet

TITLE
Executive VP & Chief Development Officer
AGE
42
TENURE
2.3 yrs
Board of Directors Tenure

Average tenure and age of the Playa Hotels & Resorts board of directors in years:

2.3
Average Tenure
55
Average Age
  • The average tenure for the Playa Hotels & Resorts board of directors is less than 3 years, this suggests a new board.
Board of Directors

Bruce Wardinski

TITLE
Chairman & CEO
COMPENSATION
$4M
AGE
58
TENURE
2.3 yrs

Daniel Hirsch

TITLE
Non-Executive Director
COMPENSATION
$152K
AGE
44
TENURE
2.3 yrs

Hal Jones

TITLE
Non-Executive Director
COMPENSATION
$150K
AGE
65
TENURE
2.3 yrs

Tom Klein

TITLE
Non-Executive Director
COMPENSATION
$141K
AGE
56
TENURE
2.3 yrs

Elizabeth Lieberman

TITLE
Lead Independent Director
COMPENSATION
$155K
AGE
67
TENURE
2.3 yrs

Chuck Floyd

TITLE
Non-Executive Director
AGE
58
TENURE
1.1 yrs

Karl Peterson

TITLE
Non-Executive Director
AGE
47
TENURE
2.3 yrs

Arturo Sarukhan

TITLE
Non-Executive Director
COMPENSATION
$135K
AGE
54
TENURE
2.3 yrs

Gloria Rebeca Manzo

TITLE
Director
COMPENSATION
$135K
AGE
50
TENURE
1.9 yrs

Rocky Fried

TITLE
Director
COMPENSATION
$135K
AGE
50
TENURE
1.5 yrs
Who owns this company?
Recent Insider Trading
  • Playa Hotels & Resorts insiders have only sold shares in the past 3 months.
Recent Insider Transactions
Announced Type Name Entity Role Start End Shares Max Price (€) Value (€)
31. May 19 Sell Brandon Buhler Individual 30. May 19 30. May 19 -4,911 €7.29 €-35,814
14. May 19 Sell Brandon Buhler Individual 10. May 19 10. May 19 -7,475 €7.29 €-54,522
13. Aug 18 Buy Peterson Capital Partners, Lp Company 09. Aug 18 10. Aug 18 50,000 €9.08 €453,399
04. Jan 19 Sell Brandon Buhler Individual 03. Jan 19 03. Jan 19 -2,246 €6.09 €-13,685
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Management checks
We assess Playa Hotels & Resorts's management by checking for:
  1. Is the CEO's compensation unreasonable compared to market cap? (1 check)
  2. Has the CEO's compensation increased more than 20% whilst the EPS is down more then 20%? (1 check)
  3. Is the average tenure of the management team less than 2 years? (1 check)
  4. Is the average tenure of the board of directors team less than 3 years? (1 check)
  5. Playa Hotels & Resorts has a total score of 0/6, this is not included on the snowflake, see the detailed checks below.


Note: We use the top 6 management executives and board members in our calculations.

Note 2: Insider trading include any internal stakeholders and these transactions .

Full details on the Management part of the Simply Wall St company analysis model.

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Company Info

Description

Playa Hotels & Resorts N.V. owns, operates, and develops all-inclusive resorts in prime beachfront locations in various vacation destinations in Mexico and the Caribbean. The company operates under eight brand names. As of February 28, 2019, it owned a portfolio consisting of 21 resorts comprising 7,908 rooms located in Mexico, Jamaica, and the Dominican Republic. Playa Hotels & Resorts N.V. is headquartered in Fairfax, Virginia.

Details
Name: Playa Hotels & Resorts N.V.
PL0
Exchange: DB
Founded:
$950,819,030
130,414,648
Website: http://www.playaresorts.com
Address: Playa Hotels & Resorts N.V.
3950 University Drive,
Suite 301,
Fairfax,
Virginia, 22030,
United States
Listings
Exchange Symbol Ticker Symbol Security Exchange Country Currency Listed on
NasdaqGS PLYA Ordinary Shares Nasdaq Global Select US USD 13. Mar 2017
DB PL0 Ordinary Shares Deutsche Boerse AG DE EUR 13. Mar 2017
Number of employees
Current staff
Staff numbers
12,000
Playa Hotels & Resorts employees.
Industry
Hotels, Resorts and Cruise Lines
Consumer Services
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
Area Date (UTC time)
Company Analysis updated: 2019/06/17 22:31
End of day share price update: 2019/06/17 00:00
Last estimates confirmation: 2019/05/23
Last earnings filing: 2019/05/07
Last earnings reported: 2019/03/31
Last annual earnings reported: 2018/12/31


All dates and times in UTC. All financial data provided by Standard & Poor’s Capital IQ.

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.