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International Game Technology

Executive Summary

International Game Technology PLC operates and provides gaming technology products and services worldwide.

Snowflake Analysis

Fair value with moderate growth potential.

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Share Price & News

How has International Game Technology's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?

Latest Share Price and Events

Stable Share Price: IGT's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.

Market Performance

7 Day Return




US Hospitality


US Market

1 Year Return




US Hospitality


US Market

Return vs Industry: IGT exceeded the US Hospitality industry which returned -29% over the past year.

Return vs Market: IGT underperformed the US Market which returned 6% over the past year.

Shareholder returns

7 Day2.6%0.5%2.3%
30 Day-15.5%-15.0%-0.7%
90 Day50.2%18.4%17.1%
1 Year-22.0%-26.6%-26.0%-27.6%9.0%6.7%
3 Year-37.8%-46.3%-18.3%-23.6%36.7%27.8%
5 Year-31.6%-45.6%-1.1%-11.7%65.2%46.9%

Price Volatility Vs. Market

How volatile is International Game Technology's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?

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Is International Game Technology 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: IGT ($9.82) is trading below our estimate of fair value ($15.05)

Significantly Below Fair Value: IGT is trading below fair value by more than 20%.

Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: IGT is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the Hospitality industry average.

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

Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

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

Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: IGT is good value based on its PB Ratio (1.4x) compared to the US Hospitality industry average (1.7x).

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Future Growth

How is International Game Technology forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 11 analysts?


Forecasted annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts

Analyst Future Growth Forecasts

Earnings vs Savings Rate: IGT is forecast to become profitable over the next 3 years, which is considered faster growth than the savings rate (2.2%).

Earnings vs Market: IGT is forecast to become profitable over the next 3 years, which is considered above average market growth.

High Growth Earnings: IGT's is expected to become profitable in the next 3 years.

Revenue vs Market: IGT's revenue (8.3% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the US market (9.3% per year).

High Growth Revenue: IGT's revenue (8.3% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.

Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts

Future Return on Equity

Future ROE: IGT's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (14.8%).

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Past Performance

How has International Game Technology performed over the past 5 years?


Historical annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: IGT is currently unprofitable.

Growing Profit Margin: IGT is currently unprofitable.

Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: IGT is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of -7.8% per year.

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

Earnings vs Industry: IGT is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Hospitality industry (-30.8%).

Return on Equity

High ROE: IGT has a negative Return on Equity (-9.63%), as it is currently unprofitable.

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Financial Health

How is International Game Technology's financial position?

Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: IGT's short term assets ($3.0B) exceed its short term liabilities ($2.2B).

Long Term Liabilities: IGT's short term assets ($3.0B) do not cover its long term liabilities ($9.2B).

Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: IGT's debt to equity ratio (410.8%) is considered high.

Reducing Debt: IGT's debt to equity ratio has increased from 114.9% to 410.8% 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: Whilst unprofitable IGT has sufficient cash runway for more than 3 years if it maintains its current positive free cash flow level.

Forecast Cash Runway: IGT is unprofitable but has sufficient cash runway for more than 3 years, even with free cash flow being positive and shrinking by 27.1% per year.

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What is International Game Technology current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?


Current Dividend Yield

Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: IGT's dividend (8.07%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the US market (1.68%).

High Dividend: IGT's dividend (8.07%) is in the top 25% of dividend payers in the US market (4.6%)

Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: IGT has been paying a dividend for less than 10 years and during this time payments have been volatile.

Growing Dividend: IGT's dividend payments have increased, but the company has only paid a dividend for 5 years.

Current Payout to Shareholders

Dividend Coverage: IGT is paying a dividend but the company is unprofitable.

Future Payout to Shareholders

Future Dividend Coverage: IGT's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be covered by earnings (57.9% payout ratio).

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


Average management tenure


Marco Sala (61yo)





Mr. Marco Sala has been Chief Executive Officer of International Game Technology PLC since April 7, 2015. Mr. Sala serves as a Director of De Agostini S.p.A. since June 27, 2020. He served as the Vice Gene ...

CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Marco's total compensation ($USD6.57M) is above average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD4.72M).

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

Leadership Team

Marco Sala
CEO & Executive Director5.25yrsUS$6.57m0.54% $10.9m
Timothy Rishton
Senior VP & Chief Accounting Officerno datano data0.0056% $111.4k
Fabio Celadon
Executive Vice President of Strategy & Corporate Development0.42yrno data0.0092% $183.7k
Scott Gunn
Senior Vice President of Corporate Public Affairs1.42yrsno data0.0091% $182.3k
Massimiliano Chiara
Executive VP0.25yrno datano data
James Hurley
Senior Vice President of Investor Relationsno datano datano data
Christopher Spears
Senior VP & General Counselno datano datano data
Wendy Montgomery
Senior Vice President of Global Brand1.42yrsno datano data
Ken Bossingham
Senior Vice President of Sales3.25yrsno datano data
Dorothy Costa
Global Head of People & Transformation0.25yrno datano data


Average Tenure


Average Age

Experienced Management: IGT's management team is not considered experienced ( 1.4 years average tenure), which suggests a new team.

Board Members

Marco Sala
CEO & Executive Director5.25yrsUS$6.57m0.54% $10.9m
Massimiliano Chiara
Executive VP0.25yrno datano data
James McCann
Vice Chairperson & Lead Independent Director1.67yrsUS$296.12k0.049% $979.7k
Robert Vincent
Chairperson of IGT Global Solutions Corporationno datano data0.019% $375.4k
Lorenzo Pellicioli
Chairperson of the Board1.67yrsUS$266.16k0.050% $1.0m
Vincent Sadusky
Independent Non-Executive Director5.25yrsUS$246.41k0.020% $394.7k
Gianmario Tondato da Ruos
Independent Non-Executive Director5.25yrsUS$222.69k0.013% $265.8k
Nicola Drago
Non-Executive Director5.25yrsUS$192.69k0.016% $320.6k
Alberto Dessy
Independent Non-Executive Director5.25yrsUS$199.41k0.014% $286.5k
Heather McGregor
Independent Director3.33yrsUS$192.69k0.0047% $94.0k


Average Tenure


Average Age

Experienced Board: IGT's board of directors are considered experienced (5.3 years average tenure).


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

Insider Trading Volume

Insider Buying: Insufficient data to determine if insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.

Ownership Breakdown

Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.

Top Shareholders

Company Information

International Game Technology PLC's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources

Key Information

  • Name: International Game Technology PLC
  • Ticker: IGT
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Founded: 2014
  • Industry: Casinos and Gaming
  • Sector: Consumer Services
  • Market Cap: US$2.008b
  • Shares outstanding: 204.44m
  • Website: https://www.igt.com

Number of Employees


  • International Game Technology PLC
  • Marble Arch House
  • 2nd Floor
  • London
  • Greater London
  • W1H 5BT
  • United Kingdom


TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
7IGDB (Deutsche Boerse AG)YesOrdinary SharesDEEURApr 2015
IGTNYSE (New York Stock Exchange)YesOrdinary SharesUSUSDApr 2015


International Game Technology PLC operates and provides gaming technology products and services worldwide. The company operates through four segments: North America Gaming and Interactive, North America Lottery, International, and Italy. It designs, sells, and operates a suite of point-of-sale machines that reconciles lottery funds between the retailer and lottery authority; provides online lottery transaction processing systems; produces instant ticket games; and offers printing services, such as instant ticket marketing plans and graphic design, programming, packaging, shipping, and delivery services. The company also designs, develops, assembles, and provides cabinets, games, systems, and software for gamin market, as well as offers gaming management systems for casino management, customer relationship management, patron management, and server-based gaming. In addition, it provides video lottery terminals (VLT), VLT central systems, and VLT games; and amusement with prize machines and games to licensed operators. Further, the company offers sports betting services on sports and motor sports events, and non-sporting events, as well as sports betting technology and management services. Additionally, it provides digital gaming products and services, including poker, bingo, and online casino table and slot games; social casino content; and remote game server, as well as iGaming systems and digital platforms that offers player account management, advanced marketing and analytical, and payment system services. The company processes commercial transactions, such as prepaid cellular telephone recharges, bill payments, e-vouchers and retail-based programs, electronic tax payments, prepaid card recharges, and stamp duty and money transfers services. The company was formerly known as GTECH S.p.A. and changed its name to International Game Technology PLC in April 2015. The company was founded in 2014 and is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom. International Game Technology PLC operates as a subsidiary of De Agostini S.p.A. 

Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2020/07/08 23:55
End of Day Share Price2020/07/08 00:00
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.