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How to buy Accel Entertainment stock
Learn how to easily invest in Accel Entertainment stock.
Accel Entertainment Inc is a gambling business based in the US. Accel Entertainment shares (ACEL) are listed on the NYSE and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Accel Entertainment employs 900 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $810.4 million.
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Accel Entertainment stock price (NYSE: ACEL)Use our graph to track the performance of ACEL stocks over time.
Accel Entertainment shares at a glance
|Latest market close||$7.82|
|52-week range||$7.75 - $14.10|
|50-day moving average||$10.26|
|200-day moving average||$11.63|
|Wall St. target price||$15.00|
|Dividend yield||$0 (0%)|
|Earnings per share (TTM)||$0.56|
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Accel Entertainment price performance over time
|1 week (2022-09-23)||-1.01%|
|1 month (2022-08-31)||-16.90%|
|3 months (2022-07-01)||-29.80%|
|6 months (2022-04-01)||-37.59%|
|1 year (2021-10-01)||-39.05%|
|2 years (2020-10-01)||-28.84%|
|3 years (2019-10-01)||10.27|
|5 years (2017-09-28)||9.83|
Is Accel Entertainment stock undervalued or overvalued?
Valuing Accel Entertainment stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of Accel Entertainment's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.
Accel Entertainment's P/E ratio
Accel Entertainment's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 14x. In other words, Accel Entertainment shares trade at around 14x recent earnings.
That's relatively low compared to, say, the trailing 12-month P/E ratio for the NASDAQ 100 at the end of 2019 (27.29). The low P/E ratio could mean that investors are pessimistic about the outlook for the shares or simply that they're under-valued.
Accel Entertainment's EBITDA
Accel Entertainment's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $130.2 million.
The EBITDA is a measure of a Accel Entertainment's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.
Accel Entertainment financials
|Revenue TTM||$810.4 million|
|Operating margin TTM||11.09%|
|Gross profit TTM||$240.7 million|
|Return on assets TTM||7.93%|
|Return on equity TTM||34.3%|
|Market capitalisation||$738.9 million|
TTM: trailing 12 months
Accel Entertainment share dividends
We're not expecting Accel Entertainment to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.
Accel Entertainment share price volatility
Over the last 12 months, Accel Entertainment's shares have ranged in value from as little as $7.75 up to $14.095. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".
Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NYSE average) beta is 1, while Accel Entertainment's is 1.4982. This would suggest that Accel Entertainment's shares are more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent, relatively-speaking, a higher risk (but potentially also market-beating returns).
Accel Entertainment overview
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 gaming 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 gaming solutions that appeal to players who patronize those businesses. In addition, it operates stand-alone ATMs in gaming and non-gaming locations, as well as amusement devices, including jukeboxes, dartboards, pool tables, pinball machines, and other related entertainment equipment. As of December 31, 2021, the company operated 13,639 video gaming terminals across 2,584 locations in Illinois. Accel Entertainment, Inc.
Accel Entertainment in the news
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Frequently asked questionsWhat percentage of Accel Entertainment is owned by insiders or institutions?
Currently 18.828% of Accel Entertainment shares are held by insiders and 67.663% by institutions. How many people work for Accel Entertainment?
Latest data suggests 900 work at Accel Entertainment. When does the fiscal year end for Accel Entertainment?
Accel Entertainment's fiscal year ends in December. Where is Accel Entertainment based?
Accel Entertainment's address is: 140 Tower Drive, Burr Ridge, IL, United States, 60527 What is Accel Entertainment's ISIN number?
Accel Entertainment's international securities identification number is: US00436Q1067 What is Accel Entertainment's CUSIP number?
Accel Entertainment's Committee on Uniform Securities Identification Procedures number is: 00436Q106
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