SeaWorld Entertainment Company Profile (NYSE:SEAS)

About SeaWorld Entertainment

SeaWorld Entertainment logoSeaWorld Entertainment, Inc. (SeaWorld) is a theme park and entertainment company. It owns or licenses a portfolio of brands including SeaWorld, Shamu and Busch Gardens. It has 11 destination and regional theme parks that are located across the United States. Its theme parks feature an array of rides, shows and other attractions. The Company operates SeaWorld theme parks in Orlando, Florida; San Antonio, Texas, and San Diego, California, and Busch Gardens theme parks in Tampa, Florida, and Williamsburg, Virginia. The Company operates water park attractions in Orlando, Florida (Aquatica); San Diego, California (Aquatica); Tampa, Florida (Adventure Island), and Williamsburg, Virginia (Water Country USA). The Company also operates a reservations-only attraction offering interaction with marine animals (Discovery Cove) and a seasonal park in Langhorne, Pennsylvania (Sesame Place).

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Consumer Discretionary
  • Industry: Sporting Activities
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: SEAS
  • CUSIP:
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $13.38
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $14.22
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $17.19
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 55.06
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 16.94
  • P/E Growth: 1.40
  • Market Cap: $1.14B
  • Outstanding Shares: 85,272,000
  • Beta: 0.57
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for SeaWorld Entertainment (NYSE:SEAS) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Sell Ratings, 7 Hold Ratings, 4 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.15)
Consensus Price Target: $15.13 (13.05% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for SeaWorld Entertainment (NYSE:SEAS)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
8/16/2016Citigroup Inc.Lower Price TargetNeutral$15.00 -> $14.00View Rating Details
8/16/2016Barclays PLCSet Price TargetUnderweight$16.00 -> $12.00View Rating Details
8/11/2016Credit Suisse Group AGUpgradeUnderperform -> Neutral$15.00 -> $12.00View Rating Details
8/8/2016Janney Montgomery ScottReiterated RatingNeutral$19.00 -> $14.50View Rating Details
8/8/2016KeyCorpLower Price TargetOverweight$22.00 -> $17.00View Rating Details
8/5/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Lower Price TargetNeutral$18.00 -> $14.00View Rating Details
8/5/2016MacquarieDowngradeOutperform -> Neutral$12.58 -> $12.88View Rating Details
8/5/2016FBR & CoLower Price TargetOutperform$23.00 -> $15.00View Rating Details
6/27/2016WedbushReiterated RatingNeutral$18.00 -> $16.00View Rating Details
3/18/2016Wells Fargo & Co.UpgradeMarket Perform -> OutperformView Rating Details
3/4/2016Buckingham ResearchReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
11/12/2015Bank of America Corp.DowngradeNeutral -> Underperform$22.00 -> $19.00View Rating Details
11/5/2015Goldman Sachs Group Inc.DowngradeBuy -> Neutral$25.00 -> $20.00View Rating Details
2/27/2015Longbow ResearchDowngradeBuy -> Neutral$24.00View Rating Details
12/15/2014Moffett NathansonReiterated RatingBuy -> NeutralView Rating Details
(Data available from 8/25/2014 forward)


Earnings History for SeaWorld Entertainment (NYSE:SEAS)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
8/4/2016Q216$0.21$0.21$377.19 million$371.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/5/2016Q116($0.64)($0.56)$216.37 million$220.24 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/25/2016Q415($0.10)($0.11)$267.70 million$267.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/5/2015Q315$1.17$1.14$509.45 million$496.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/6/2015Q215$0.40$0.22$398.90 million$391.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/7/2015Q115($0.58)($0.51)$211.07 million$214.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/26/2015Q414($0.14)($0.21)$252.60 million$264.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/12/2014Q314$1.13$1.01$495.40 million$495.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/13/2014Q214$0.59$0.43$445.29 million$405.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/14/2014Q114($0.47)($0.56)$217.51 million$212.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/13/2014Q413($0.15)($0.13)$271.42 million$272.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/13/2013Q313$1.23$1.33$546.70 million$538.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/13/2013Q2 2013$0.51$0.41$434.50 million$649.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/22/2013Q1 2013($0.49)$212.44 million$238.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for SeaWorld Entertainment (NYSE:SEAS)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.62 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.79 EPS


Current Dividend Information for SeaWorld Entertainment (NYSE:SEAS)
Annual Dividend:$0.84
Dividend Yield:6.28%
Payout Ratio:381.84% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
135.48% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
106.33% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Dividend Growth:0.00% (3 Year Average)

Dividend History for SeaWorld Entertainment (NYSE:SEAS)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for SeaWorld Entertainment (NYSE:SEAS)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
4/15/2016John T ReillyInsiderSell1,214$20.80$25,251.20View SEC Filing  
4/1/2016Alessandro David F DDirectorSell106,285$20.79$2,209,665.15View SEC Filing  
11/17/2015Joel K ManbyInsiderBuy14,500$17.11$248,095.00View SEC Filing  
7/1/2015Scott HelmstedterInsiderSell1,500$18.52$27,780.00View SEC Filing  
6/11/2015Alessandro David F DDirectorSell50,000$20.55$1,027,500.00View SEC Filing  
6/1/2015Scott HelmstedterInsiderSell1,500$21.61$32,415.00View SEC Filing  
5/11/2015Thomas E MoloneyDirectorBuy4,000$21.35$85,400.00View SEC Filing  
5/1/2015Scott HelmstedterInsiderSell1,500$21.63$32,445.00View SEC Filing  
4/1/2015Scott HelmstedterInsiderSell1,500$19.27$28,905.00View SEC Filing  
3/2/2015Scott HelmstedterInsiderSell1,500$18.69$28,035.00View SEC Filing  
2/5/2015Scott HelmstedterInsiderSell1,500$18.00$27,000.00View SEC Filing  
1/2/2015Scott HelmstedterInsiderSell1,500$18.01$27,015.00View SEC Filing  
12/29/2014Scott HelmstedterInsiderSell1,500$18.00$27,000.00View SEC Filing  
12/15/2014Brad AndrewsInsiderSell1,000$15.61$15,610.00View SEC Filing  
11/17/2014Brad AndrewsInsiderSell1,000$16.95$16,950.00View SEC Filing  
11/3/2014Scott HelmstedterInsiderSell1,500$19.19$28,785.00View SEC Filing  
10/1/2014Scott HelmstedterInsiderSell1,500$19.12$28,680.00View SEC Filing  
9/15/2014Brad AndrewsInsiderSell1,000$20.64$20,640.00View SEC Filing  
8/26/2014Scott HelmstedterInsiderSell2,000$20.48$40,960.00View SEC Filing  
8/15/2014Brad AndrewsInsiderSell1,000$18.15$18,150.00View SEC Filing  
7/21/2014George Anthony TaylorInsiderSell2,339$28.08$65,679.12View SEC Filing  
7/15/2014Brad AndrewsInsiderSell1,000$28.46$28,460.00View SEC Filing  
6/23/2014George Anthony TaylorInsiderSell2,339$30.36$71,012.04View SEC Filing  
6/16/2014Brad AndrewsInsiderSell1,000$30.05$30,050.00View SEC Filing  
6/2/2014Daniel Bruce BrownInsiderSell2,000$30.47$60,940.00View SEC Filing  
5/21/2014George Anthony TaylorInsiderSell2,339$30.70$71,807.30View SEC Filing  
5/15/2014Brad AndrewsInsiderSell1,000$29.19$29,190.00View SEC Filing  
5/5/2014George Anthony TaylorInsiderSell6,654$30.61$203,678.94View SEC Filing  
5/1/2014Daniel Bruce BrownInsiderSell2,000$30.00$60,000.00View SEC Filing  
4/21/2014George Anthony TaylorInsiderSell2,339$29.87$69,865.93View SEC Filing  
4/15/2014Brad AndrewsInsiderSell1,000$29.63$29,630.00View SEC Filing  
4/9/2014Holdings L.P. Blackstone IIImajor shareholderSell1,750,000$28.88$50,540,000.00View SEC Filing  
4/1/2014Daniel Bruce BrownInsiderSell2,000$30.36$60,720.00View SEC Filing  
3/21/2014George Anthony TaylorInsiderSell2,339$32.83$76,789.37View SEC Filing  
3/17/2014Brad AndrewsInsiderSell1,000$32.52$32,520.00View SEC Filing  
3/6/2014James AtchisonInsiderSell4,000$35.02$140,080.00View SEC Filing  
3/5/2014Daniel Bruce BrownInsiderSell1,000$35.00$35,000.00View SEC Filing  
3/3/2014Daniel Bruce BrownInsiderSell2,000$33.75$67,500.00View SEC Filing  
2/26/2014Daniel Bruce BrownInsiderSell3,000$35.07$105,210.00View SEC Filing  
2/21/2014George Anthony TaylorInsiderSell2,339$33.58$78,543.62View SEC Filing  
2/18/2014Brad AndrewsInsiderSell1,000$33.25$33,250.00View SEC Filing  
2/3/2014James AtchisonInsiderSell50,000$31.55$1,577,500.00View SEC Filing  
1/21/2014George Anthony TaylorInsiderSell2,339$33.24$77,748.36View SEC Filing  
1/15/2014Brad AndrewsInsiderSell1,000$30.73$30,730.00View SEC Filing  
1/13/2014Daniel Bruce BrownInsiderSell2,000$30.00$60,000.00View SEC Filing  
12/23/2013George Anthony TaylorInsiderSell2,339$29.33$68,602.87View SEC Filing  
12/5/2013James HeaneyCFOSell1,450$29.65$42,992.50View SEC Filing  
12/4/2013James AtchisonInsiderSell21,700$29.70$644,490.00View SEC Filing  
12/2/2013James AtchisonInsiderSell28,300$29.91$846,453.00View SEC Filing  
11/21/2013George Anthony TaylorInsiderSell2,339$31.38$73,397.82View SEC Filing  
11/4/2013Alessandro David F DDirectorSell43,179$29.54$1,275,507.66View SEC Filing  
10/21/2013George Anthony TaylorInsiderSell4,086$29.70$121,354.20View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


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SeaWorld Entertainment (NYSE:SEAS) Chart for Thursday, August, 25, 2016

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