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Analyze gaming enthusiasts (EGLX) and peers


Enthusiast Gaming (NASDAQ:EGLX – Get Rating) is one of 34 public companies in the “amusement and recreation services” sector, but how does it stand out from its peers? We will compare Enthusiast Gaming to similar companies based on strength of institutional ownership, valuation, risk, analyst recommendations, earnings, dividends and profitability.


This table compares the net margins, return on equity, and return on assets of Enthusiast Gaming and its peers.

Net margins Return on equity return on assets
Game enthusiast -30.82% -22.18% -16.54%
Game-loving competitors 2290.89% 1.22% 170.83%

Analyst Notes

This is a breakdown of recent ratings and recommendations for Enthusiast Gaming and its peers, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sales Ratings Hold odds Buy reviews Strong buy odds Rating
Game enthusiast 0 0 3 0 3.00
Game-loving competitors 73 267 376 ten 2.44

Enthusiast Gaming currently has a consensus price target of $8.33, suggesting a potential upside of 350.45%. As a group, “amusement and recreation services” companies have an upside potential of 65.88%. Given Enthusiast Gaming’s higher consensus rating and higher upside potential, research analysts clearly believe that Enthusiast Gaming is more favorable than its peers.

Benefits and evaluation

This chart compares the revenue, earnings per share, and valuation of Enthusiast Gaming and its peers.

Gross revenue Net revenue Price/earnings ratio
Game enthusiast $132.78 million -$41.53 million -5.44
Game-loving competitors $914.79 million -75.39 million dollars 53.56

Enthusiast Gaming peers have higher earnings, but lower earnings than Enthusiast Gaming. Enthusiast Gaming trades at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than its peers, indicating that it is currently more affordable than other companies in its industry.

Insider and Institutional Ownership

19.1% of Enthusiast Gaming’s shares are held by institutional investors. In comparison, 34.0% of the shares of all “Amusement and recreation services” companies are held by institutional investors. 29.4% of the shares of all “Entertainment and Leisure Services” companies are held by insiders of the company. Strong institutional ownership indicates that endowments, hedge funds, and large fund managers believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.


Enthusiast Gaming’s peers beat Enthusiast Gaming on 7 of the 11 factors compared.

About Gaming Enthusiasts (Get a rating)

Enthusiast Gaming Holdings Inc. operates in the media, content, entertainment and esports industries in the United States, Canada and internationally. The Company operates an online network of approximately 100 gaming-related websites; owns and operates Enthusiast Gaming Live Expo, a video game exhibition; provides management and support services to players involved in professional gaming; owns and manages esports teams, which span games including Call of Duty, Madden NFL, Fortnite, Overwatch, Super Smash Bros., Rocket League, and Valorant; and produces and schedules approximately 30 shows weekly on AVOD and OTT channels, and represents approximately 500 gaming influencers on YouTube and Twitch. It also operates Luminosity Gaming, an eSports franchise; and hosts other gaming events. The company is headquartered in Toronto, Canada.

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