EARNINGS REPORTING TARGET / Trajectory Analysis Study

This stock has been chosen as a JUMP candidate for its upcoming earnings catalyst that is likely to move the stock between 5-20% post release. To conduct further research on the financials, analyst views and pivot points visit the Inside Mole research tool. This report is based on our analysis and opinions and the trade plan is how we intend to trade this event. As a self-directed trader you may decide to take a different approach to this event.  For details on how we trade these events watch the video below. 



Target: Dave & Buster’s Entertainment, Inc. (PLAY)
Earnings Release Date: 4/03/18  (After Market Close)
Position Entry Time: (at or near EOD-end of day)

Dave & Buster’s Entertainment, Inc. (PLAY) will be posting its FQ4-17 quarterly earnings results today at close. [PLAY] is expected to post earnings of $.61 per share on revenue of $304.59 Million. In the last quarter, the company reported $.27 earnings per share BEATING the analysts’ consensus estimate of $.23  The stock is currently trading at $40.09 per share.

Last 3 Quarters – “Jump Zone” Move:  8.05%,   -11.74%,   4.28%
Consensus Estimates: ($.64 whisper) ($.63 estimize) ($.61 wall street)
(** always check in the trade room 30 minutes prior to close for last minute trajectory updates)

1 YEAR CHART (For latest news and analysis visit The Insider Mole research tool)


ANALYSIS: StockJumpers trajectory analysis reveals positive market sentiment on the release news, AFTER a brief drop in price. This may not be a straight-forward jump on the news – due to mixed metrics but the stock looks to gain as the release numbers are digested. This could be a wait and see than buy on the dip. We will trade this long, but may hold back on our trade allocation amount until we see the dip first. 

We are LONG for the event. The Trade Room will have updated news and moves.

(Note: This is an after-market release – today)




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