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GuruFocus Financial Strength Rank measures how strong a company’s financial situation is. It is based on these factors

1. The debt burden that the company has as measured by its Interest coverage (current year).
2. Debt to revenue ratio. The lower, the better
3. Altman Z-score.

A company ranks high with financial strength is likely to withstand any business slowdowns and recessions.

Financial Strength : 4/10

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industry
vs
history
Cash to Debt 0.03
PNK's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
94% of the 836 Companies
in the Global Resorts & Casinos industry.

( Industry Median: 0.69 vs. PNK: 0.03 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
PNK' s Cash to Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.03  Med: 0.19 Max: 52.33
Current: 0.03
0.03
52.33
Equity to Asset 0.08
PNK's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
94% of the 824 Companies
in the Global Resorts & Casinos industry.

( Industry Median: 0.54 vs. PNK: 0.08 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
PNK' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.04  Med: 0.30 Max: 0.79
Current: 0.08
0.04
0.79
Interest Coverage 1.35
PNK's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
90% of the 547 Companies
in the Global Resorts & Casinos industry.

( Industry Median: 12.71 vs. PNK: 1.35 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
PNK' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.51  Med: 0.94 Max: 1.79
Current: 1.35
0.51
1.79
F-Score: 6
Z-Score: 0.76
M-Score: -2.59
WACC vs ROIC
6.17%
6.77%
WACC
ROIC
GuruFocus Profitability Rank ranks how profitable a company is and how likely the company’s business will stay that way. It is based on these factors:

1. Operating Margin
2. Trend of the Operating Margin (5-year average). The company with an uptrend profit margin has a higher rank.
••3. Consistency of the profitability
4. Piotroski F-Score
5. Predictability Rank•

The maximum rank is 10. A rank of 7 or higher means a higher profitability and may stay that way. A rank of 3 or lower indicates that the company has had trouble to make a profit.

Profitability Rank is not directly related to the Financial Strength Rank. But if a company is consistently profitable, its financial strength will be stronger.

Profitability & Growth : 7/10

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industry
vs
history
Operating margin (%) 14.60
PNK's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
70% of the 831 Companies
in the Global Resorts & Casinos industry.

( Industry Median: 7.35 vs. PNK: 14.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
PNK' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -33.05  Med: 5.98 Max: 14.05
Current: 14.6
-33.05
14.05
Net-margin (%) 3.38
PNK's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
55% of the 833 Companies
in the Global Resorts & Casinos industry.

( Industry Median: 4.62 vs. PNK: 3.38 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
PNK' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -30.88  Med: -1.22 Max: 8.43
Current: 3.38
-30.88
8.43
ROE (%) 24.84
PNK's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
90% of the 805 Companies
in the Global Resorts & Casinos industry.

( Industry Median: 5.05 vs. PNK: 24.84 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
PNK' s ROE (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -77.44  Med: -2.59 Max: 17.83
Current: 24.84
-77.44
17.83
ROA (%) 1.63
PNK's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
56% of the 840 Companies
in the Global Resorts & Casinos industry.

( Industry Median: 2.53 vs. PNK: 1.63 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
PNK' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -15.69  Med: -0.70 Max: 5.16
Current: 1.63
-15.69
5.16
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 11.26
PNK's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
53% of the 834 Companies
in the Global Resorts & Casinos industry.

( Industry Median: 9.63 vs. PNK: 11.26 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
PNK' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -22.21  Med: 3.59 Max: 14.56
Current: 11.26
-22.21
14.56
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 25.20
PNK's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
92% of the 656 Companies
in the Global Resorts & Casinos industry.

( Industry Median: 3.20 vs. PNK: 25.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
PNK' s Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -10.5  Med: 2.70 Max: 51.4
Current: 25.2
-10.5
51.4
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 33.10
PNK's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
88% of the 538 Companies
in the Global Resorts & Casinos industry.

( Industry Median: 4.60 vs. PNK: 33.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
PNK' s EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -30.4  Med: 4.65 Max: 132.9
Current: 33.1
-30.4
132.9
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) 8.90
PNK's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
53% of the 471 Companies
in the Global Resorts & Casinos industry.

( Industry Median: 7.00 vs. PNK: 8.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EPS Growth (3Y)(%) only.
PNK' s EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -45.2  Med: 50.20 Max: 222.4
Current: 8.9
-45.2
222.4
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Guru Investment Theses on Pinnacle Entertainment Inc

Baron Funds Comments on Pinnacle Entertainment Inc - Mar 24, 2015

Shares of Pinnacle Entertainment, Inc. (PNK), a regional casino company, declined in the fourth quarter after the company announced it would start the process of converting to a REIT and spinning off its real estate assets. Investors grew cautious ahead of a proposed equity offering that Pinnacle is planning for mid-2015 to help reduce its debt. The Fund exited its position in Pinnacle. (David Baron)

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Baron Funds Comments on Pinnacle Entertainment Inc
Shares of Pinnacle Entertainment, Inc. (PNK), a regional casino company, declined in the fourth quarter after the company announced it would start the process of converting to a REIT and spinning off its real estate assets. Investors grew cautious ahead of a proposed equity offering that Pinnacle is planning for mid-2015 to help reduce its debt. The Fund exited its position in Pinnacle. (David Baron) Read more...

Ratios

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industry
vs
history
P/E(ttm) 23.33
PNK's P/E(ttm) is ranked lower than
56% of the 839 Companies
in the Global Resorts & Casinos industry.

( Industry Median: 20.40 vs. PNK: 23.33 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/E(ttm) only.
PNK' s P/E(ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 14.21  Med: 30.76 Max: 259.82
Current: 23.33
14.21
259.82
Forward P/E 11.16
PNK's Forward P/E is ranked higher than
70% of the 460 Companies
in the Global Resorts & Casinos industry.

( Industry Median: 13.76 vs. PNK: 11.16 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
PE(NRI) 24.79
PNK's PE(NRI) is ranked lower than
59% of the 641 Companies
in the Global Resorts & Casinos industry.

( Industry Median: 20.90 vs. PNK: 24.79 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE(NRI) only.
PNK' s PE(NRI) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 13.57  Med: 30.93 Max: 163.89
Current: 24.79
13.57
163.89
P/B 4.89
PNK's P/B is ranked lower than
88% of the 1076 Companies
in the Global Resorts & Casinos industry.

( Industry Median: 1.53 vs. PNK: 4.89 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
PNK' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.17  Med: 1.68 Max: 7.87
Current: 4.89
0.17
7.87
P/S 0.77
PNK's P/S is ranked higher than
72% of the 1075 Companies
in the Global Resorts & Casinos industry.

( Industry Median: 1.37 vs. PNK: 0.77 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
PNK' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.18  Med: 0.82 Max: 1.91
Current: 0.77
0.18
1.91
PFCF 7.23
PNK's PFCF is ranked higher than
83% of the 580 Companies
in the Global Resorts & Casinos industry.

( Industry Median: 15.50 vs. PNK: 7.23 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PFCF only.
PNK' s PFCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.05  Med: 13.83 Max: 90.77
Current: 7.23
7.05
90.77
POCF 4.88
PNK's POCF is ranked higher than
84% of the 842 Companies
in the Global Resorts & Casinos industry.

( Industry Median: 9.93 vs. PNK: 4.88 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
PNK' s POCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.09  Med: 6.52 Max: 25.85
Current: 4.88
1.09
25.85
EV-to-EBIT 15.95
PNK's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
53% of the 935 Companies
in the Global Resorts & Casinos industry.

( Industry Median: 16.97 vs. PNK: 15.95 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
PNK' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -313.9  Med: 16.50 Max: 2000.7
Current: 15.95
-313.9
2000.7
EV-to-EBITDA 9.07
PNK's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked higher than
63% of the 1005 Companies
in the Global Resorts & Casinos industry.

( Industry Median: 10.89 vs. PNK: 9.07 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
PNK' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -9.6  Med: 11.00 Max: 138.6
Current: 9.07
-9.6
138.6
PEG 0.96
PNK's PEG is ranked higher than
65% of the 258 Companies
in the Global Resorts & Casinos industry.

( Industry Median: 1.56 vs. PNK: 0.96 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PEG only.
PNK' s PEG Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.83  Med: 2.08 Max: 130.07
Current: 0.96
0.83
130.07
Current Ratio 0.63
PNK's Current Ratio is ranked lower than
81% of the 813 Companies
in the Global Resorts & Casinos industry.

( Industry Median: 1.41 vs. PNK: 0.63 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
PNK' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.5  Med: 1.51 Max: 3.41
Current: 0.63
0.5
3.41
Quick Ratio 0.60
PNK's Quick Ratio is ranked lower than
78% of the 813 Companies
in the Global Resorts & Casinos industry.

( Industry Median: 1.20 vs. PNK: 0.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
PNK' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.5  Med: 1.47 Max: 3.38
Current: 0.6
0.5
3.38
Days Inventory 2.90
PNK's Days Inventory is ranked higher than
86% of the 659 Companies
in the Global Resorts & Casinos industry.

( Industry Median: 25.80 vs. PNK: 2.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
PNK' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.71  Med: 3.99 Max: 5.11
Current: 2.9
2.71
5.11
Days Sales Outstanding 4.74
PNK's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
89% of the 614 Companies
in the Global Resorts & Casinos industry.

( Industry Median: 24.77 vs. PNK: 4.74 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
PNK' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.69  Med: 7.59 Max: 11.1
Current: 4.74
4.69
11.1
Days Payable 7.64
PNK's Days Payable is ranked lower than
90% of the 538 Companies
in the Global Resorts & Casinos industry.

( Industry Median: 43.94 vs. PNK: 7.64 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
PNK' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 16.52  Med: 27.66 Max: 56.66
Current: 7.64
16.52
56.66

Valuation & Return

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industry
vs
history
Price/Projected FCF 19.66
PNK's Price/Projected FCF is ranked lower than
97% of the 622 Companies
in the Global Resorts & Casinos industry.

( Industry Median: 1.29 vs. PNK: 19.66 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Projected FCF only.
PNK' s Price/Projected FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 8.02  Med: 23.66 Max: 52.13
Current: 19.66
8.02
52.13
Price/Median PS Value 0.94
PNK's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
55% of the 1073 Companies
in the Global Resorts & Casinos industry.

( Industry Median: 1.02 vs. PNK: 0.94 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
PNK' s Price/Median PS Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.3  Med: 0.94 Max: 2.53
Current: 0.94
0.3
2.53
Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value 0.97
PNK's Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value is ranked higher than
59% of the 279 Companies
in the Global Resorts & Casinos industry.

( Industry Median: 1.19 vs. PNK: 0.97 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value only.
PNK' s Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.19  Med: 1.17 Max: 20.47
Current: 0.97
0.19
20.47
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) 6.27
PNK's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
65% of the 805 Companies
in the Global Resorts & Casinos industry.

( Industry Median: 4.30 vs. PNK: 6.27 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
PNK' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.1  Med: 5.20 Max: 10.9
Current: 6.27
0.1
10.9
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) 30.46
PNK's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked higher than
87% of the 383 Companies
in the Global Resorts & Casinos industry.

( Industry Median: 7.07 vs. PNK: 30.46 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) only.
PNK' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -148.3  Med: -17.10 Max: 31.7
Current: 30.46
-148.3
31.7

More Statistics

Revenue(Mil) $2288
EPS $ 1.24
Beta1.08
Short Percentage of Float6.25%
52-Week Range $21.87 - 41.66
Shares Outstanding(Mil)60.87

Analyst Estimate

Dec15 Dec16 Dec17
Revenue(Mil) 2,294 2,326 2,357
EPS($) 1.55 1.91 2.52
EPS without NRI($) 1.55 1.91 2.52

Business Description

Industry: Travel & Leisure » Resorts & Casinos
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Traded in other countries:HOY.Germany,
Pinnacle Entertainment Inc a Delaware corporation, is the successor to the Hollywood Park Turf Club, which was organized in 1938. It was incorporated in 1981 under the name Hollywood Park Realty Enterprises, Inc. In 1992, it changed its name to Hollywood Park, Inc. and in February 2000, it became Pinnacle Entertainment, Inc. The Company is the owner, operator and developer of casinos and related hospitality and entertainment facilities. The Company owns 14 gaming properties in Colorado, Indiana, Iowa, Louisiana, Missouri, Mississippi, and Nevada. The Company also owns a racetrack in Ohio that is currently being re-developed into a new gaming entertainment facility and manage a racetrack in San Antonio, Texas. In addition to these properties, it owns and operates a live and televised poker tournament series. The Company operates in three segments: Midwest segment, which includes: Ameristar Council Bluffs, Ameristar East Chicago, Ameristar Kansas City, Ameristar St. Charles, Belterra Casino Resort, Belterra Park Gaming & Entertainment Center (formerly River Downs) and River City Casino; the South segment, includes: Ameristar Vicksburg, Boomtown Bossier City, Boomtown New Orleans, L'Auberge Baton Rouge and L'Auberge Lake Charles; the West segment, includes: Ameristar Black Hawk, Cactus Petes and The Horseshu. The Company's properties compete directly with other gaming properties in each state in which it operates, as well as properties in other states. It also competes for customers with other casino operators in other markets, including casinos located on Native American reservations, and other forms of gaming, such as lotteries and Internet gaming. The Company also competes with other forms of legalized gaming and entertainment such as bingo, pull-tab games, card parlors, sports books, pari-mutuel or telephonic betting on horse and dog racing, state-sponsored lotteries, VLTs, video poker terminals.
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