Accel Entertainment, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates as a distributed gaming operator in the United States.
Price History & Performance
|Historical stock prices|
|Current Share Price||US$12.05|
|52 Week High||US$8.82|
|52 Week Low||US$13.75|
|1 Month Change||1.86%|
|3 Month Change||7.78%|
|1 Year Change||20.38%|
|3 Year Change||n/a|
|5 Year Change||n/a|
|Change since IPO||10.05%|
Recent News & Updates
Is Accel Entertainment (NYSE:ACEL) Using Too Much Debt?
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|ACEL||US Hospitality||US Market|
Return vs Industry: ACEL underperformed the US Hospitality industry which returned 33.7% over the past year.
Return vs Market: ACEL underperformed the US Market which returned 33.4% over the past year.
Stable Share Price: ACEL is not significantly more volatile than the rest of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 5% a week.
Volatility Over Time: ACEL's weekly volatility (5%) has been stable over the past year.
About the Company
Accel Entertainment, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates as a distributed gaming operator in the United States. It is involved in the installation, maintenance, and operation of video game terminals; redemption devices that disburse winnings and contain automated teller machine (ATM) functionality; and other amusement devices in authorized non-casino locations, such as restaurants, bars, taverns, convenience stores, liquor stores, truck stops, and grocery stores. The company also provides licensed establishment partners with gaming solutions that appeal to players who patronize those businesses.
Accel Entertainment Fundamentals Summary
|ACEL fundamental statistics|
Is ACEL overvalued?See Fair Value and valuation analysis
Earnings & Revenue
|ACEL income statement (TTM)|
|Cost of Revenue||US$374.51m|
Last Reported Earnings
Jun 30, 2021
Next Earnings Date
|Earnings per share (EPS)||0.12|
|Net Profit Margin||2.03%|
How did ACEL perform over the long term?See historical performance and comparison
Is Accel Entertainment undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Undervalued compared to fair value
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: ACEL ($12.05) is trading below our estimate of fair value ($29.1)
Significantly Below Fair Value: ACEL is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: ACEL is poor value based on its PE Ratio (99.6x) compared to the US Hospitality industry average (26.8x).
PE vs Market: ACEL is poor value based on its PE Ratio (99.6x) compared to the US market (18.3x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: ACEL is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (2x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: ACEL is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (7.4x) compared to the US Hospitality industry average (3.7x).
How is Accel Entertainment forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 5 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: ACEL's forecast earnings growth (50.6% per year) is above the savings rate (2%).
Earnings vs Market: ACEL's earnings (50.6% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the US market (14.7% per year).
High Growth Earnings: earnings are expected to grow significantly over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: ACEL's revenue (17.3% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the US market (9.9% per year).
High Growth Revenue: ACEL's revenue (17.3% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: ACEL's Return on Equity is forecast to be very high in 3 years time (42.7%).
How has Accel Entertainment performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: ACEL has a large one-off loss of $14.6M impacting its June 30 2021 financial results.
Growing Profit Margin: ACEL became profitable in the past.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: ACEL has become profitable over the past 5 years, growing earnings by -40.8% per year.
Accelerating Growth: ACEL has become profitable in the last year, making the earnings growth rate difficult to compare to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: ACEL has become profitable in the last year, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Hospitality industry (81.9%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: ACEL's Return on Equity (8.1%) is considered low.
How is Accel Entertainment's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: ACEL's short term assets ($195.8M) exceed its short term liabilities ($58.0M).
Long Term Liabilities: ACEL's short term assets ($195.8M) do not cover its long term liabilities ($390.9M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: ACEL's debt to equity ratio (227.1%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: Insufficient data to determine if ACEL's debt to equity ratio has reduced over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: ACEL's debt is not well covered by operating cash flow (19.6%).
Interest Coverage: ACEL's interest payments on its debt are not well covered by EBIT (2.8x coverage).
What is Accel Entertainment current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate ACEL's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate ACEL's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if ACEL's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if ACEL's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to calculate payout ratio to determine if its dividend payments are covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of ACEL's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the US market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Andy Rubenstein (52 yo)
Mr. Andrew Harry Rubenstein, also known as Andy, Co-Founded Accel Entertainment, Inc. (formerly, TPG Pace Holdings Corp) and serves as its Chief Executive Officer and President. He was Chairman of Accel En...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Andy's total compensation ($USD4.60M) is above average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD2.25M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Andy's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
Experienced Management: ACEL's management team is seasoned and experienced (6.3 years average tenure).
Experienced Board: ACEL's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 2.8 years average tenure), which suggests a new board.
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: ACEL insiders have only sold shares in the past 3 months.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have been diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 2.2%.
Accel Entertainment, Inc.'s employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Accel Entertainment, Inc.
- Ticker: ACEL
- Exchange: NYSE
- Founded: NaN
- Industry: Casinos and Gaming
- Sector: Consumer Services
- Market Cap: US$1.131b
- Shares outstanding: 93.84m
- Website: https://www.accelentertainment.com
Number of Employees
- Accel Entertainment, Inc.
- 140 Tower Drive
- Burr Ridge
- United States
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2021/10/26 22:43|
|End of Day Share Price||2021/10/26 00:00|
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