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NYSE:SEAS

SeaWorld Entertainment - SEAS Stock Forecast, Price & News

$52.85
-1.82 (-3.33%)
(As of 08/9/2022 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$52.20
$54.30
50-Day Range
$40.44
$54.76
52-Week Range
$40.01
$76.57
Volume
896,211 shs
Average Volume
1.18 million shs
Market Capitalization
$3.84 billion
P/E Ratio
14.28
Dividend Yield
N/A
Price Target
$74.67

SeaWorld Entertainment MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Moderate Buy
2.56 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
43.8% Upside
$76.00 Price Target
Short Interest
Bearish
8.32% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
N/A
Sustainability
N/A
News Sentiment
1.16mentions of SeaWorld Entertainment in the last 14 days
Based on 21 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
$164,280 Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
8.01%
From $4.37 to $4.72 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as an average of available category scores, with extra weight given to analysis and valuation.

2.34 out of 5 stars

Consumer Discretionary Sector

135th out of 287 stocks

Miscellaneous Amusement & Recreation Services Industry

10th out of 17 stocks

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About SeaWorld Entertainment (NYSE:SEAS) Stock

SeaWorld Entertainment, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates as a theme park and entertainment company in the United States. The company operates SeaWorld theme parks in Orlando, Florida; San Antonio, Texas; and San Diego, California, as well as Busch Gardens theme parks in Tampa, Florida, and Williamsburg, Virginia. It also operates water park attractions in Orlando, Florida; San Antonio, Texas; San Diego, California; Chula Vista, California; Tampa, Florida; and Williamsburg, Virginia. In addition, the company operates a reservations-only theme park in Orlando, Florida and a park in Langhorne, Pennsylvania. It operates a portfolio of twelve theme parks under the SeaWorld, Busch Gardens, Aquatica, Discovery Cove, Water Country USA, Adventure Island, and Sesame Place brands. The company was formerly known as SW Holdco, Inc. and changed its name to SeaWorld Entertainment, Inc. in December 2012. SeaWorld Entertainment, Inc. was founded in 1959 and is headquartered in Orlando, Florida.

SeaWorld Entertainment Stock Performance

NYSE:SEAS opened at $52.85 on Wednesday. The stock has a 50-day simple moving average of $46.97 and a 200 day simple moving average of $58.58. The company has a market cap of $3.84 billion, a PE ratio of 14.28 and a beta of 2.09. SeaWorld Entertainment has a 52-week low of $40.01 and a 52-week high of $76.57.

SeaWorld Entertainment (NYSE:SEAS - Get Rating) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, August 4th. The company reported $1.62 earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $1.60 by $0.02. The firm had revenue of $504.80 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $504.35 million. SeaWorld Entertainment had a negative return on equity of 562.22% and a net margin of 16.87%. The business's revenue was up 14.8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the company earned $1.59 earnings per share. On average, research analysts predict that SeaWorld Entertainment will post 4.37 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades

Several equities research analysts recently weighed in on the company. Stifel Nicolaus reduced their target price on SeaWorld Entertainment from $94.00 to $66.00 in a report on Wednesday, July 20th. StockNews.com lowered SeaWorld Entertainment from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating in a report on Friday, July 8th. KeyCorp lowered SeaWorld Entertainment to a "sector weight" rating in a report on Tuesday, July 19th. Rosenblatt Securities initiated coverage on SeaWorld Entertainment in a report on Monday, April 25th. They set a "buy" rating and a $92.00 price target for the company. Finally, Citigroup lowered their price objective on SeaWorld Entertainment from $62.00 to $52.00 and set a "neutral" rating on the stock in a research report on Friday, July 8th. Five equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and five have assigned a buy rating to the company. Based on data from MarketBeat.com, the company currently has a consensus rating of "Moderate Buy" and a consensus price target of $76.00.

Insider Activity

In other news, CEO Marc Swanson sold 4,000 shares of the firm's stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, July 15th. The stock was sold at an average price of $41.07, for a total value of $164,280.00. Following the completion of the sale, the chief executive officer now directly owns 174,129 shares of the company's stock, valued at $7,151,478.03. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is accessible through this link. Insiders own 1.00% of the company's stock.

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SEAS Company Calendar

Last Earnings
8/04/2022
Today
8/09/2022
Next Earnings (Estimated)
11/08/2022
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2022

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Miscellaneous amusement & recreation services
Sub-Industry
N/A
Employees
14,200
Year Founded
N/A

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
$76.00
High Stock Price Forecast
$97.00
Low Stock Price Forecast
$52.00
Forecasted Upside/Downside
+41.3%
Consensus Rating
Moderate Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
2.56
Research Coverage
9 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$256.51 million
Pretax Margin
18.16%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$1.50 billion
Cash Flow
$5.94 per share
Book Value
($0.44) per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
71,927,000
Market Cap
$3.84 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
2.09

Key Executives

  • Mr. Marc G. Swanson (Age 51)
    Chief Exec. Officer
    Comp: $797.2k
  • Mr. G. Anthony Taylor Esq. (Age 57)
    Chief Legal Officer, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec.
    Comp: $518.88k
  • Dr. Christopher M. Dold DVM (Age 49)
    Chief Zoological Officer
    Comp: $430.02k
  • Ms. Michelle F. Adams (Age 49)
    CFO & Treasurer
  • Mr. Matthew V. Stroud (Age 57)
    VP of Investor Relations
  • Ms. Lisa Cradit
    Sr. VP & Head of Communications
  • Mr. Daniel Mayer (Age 52)
    Interim Chief HR Officer
  • Mr. Stewart Clark
    Sr. VP of Zoological Commercial Operations
  • Mr. Mike Denninger
    Sr. VP of Attractions
  • Mr. Christopher Finazzo (Age 40)
    Chief Commercial Officer













SEAS Stock - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell SeaWorld Entertainment stock right now?

9 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for SeaWorld Entertainment in the last twelve months. There are currently 4 hold ratings and 5 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "buy" SEAS shares.
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What is SeaWorld Entertainment's stock price forecast for 2022?

9 brokers have issued 1 year price targets for SeaWorld Entertainment's shares. Their SEAS share price forecasts range from $52.00 to $97.00. On average, they expect the company's share price to reach $76.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 43.8% from the stock's current price.
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How has SeaWorld Entertainment's stock performed in 2022?

SeaWorld Entertainment's stock was trading at $64.86 at the beginning of 2022. Since then, SEAS shares have decreased by 18.5% and is now trading at $52.85.
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When is SeaWorld Entertainment's next earnings date?

SeaWorld Entertainment is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, November 8th 2022.
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How were SeaWorld Entertainment's earnings last quarter?

SeaWorld Entertainment, Inc. (NYSE:SEAS) released its earnings results on Thursday, August, 4th. The company reported $1.62 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $1.60 by $0.02. The firm had revenue of $504.80 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $504.35 million. SeaWorld Entertainment had a net margin of 16.87% and a negative trailing twelve-month return on equity of 562.22%. The firm's revenue was up 14.8% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the firm posted $1.59 earnings per share.

What is Marc Swanson's approval rating as SeaWorld Entertainment's CEO?

44 employees have rated SeaWorld Entertainment Chief Executive Officer Marc Swanson on Glassdoor.com. Marc Swanson has an approval rating of 65% among the company's employees.

What other stocks do shareholders of SeaWorld Entertainment own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other SeaWorld Entertainment investors own include Bank of America (BAC), Micron Technology (MU), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Six Flags Entertainment (SIX), Tesla (TSLA), Delta Air Lines (DAL), Walt Disney (DIS), Carnival Co. & (CCL), Cisco Systems (CSCO) and NVIDIA (NVDA).

What is SeaWorld Entertainment's stock symbol?

SeaWorld Entertainment trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "SEAS."

Who are SeaWorld Entertainment's major shareholders?

SeaWorld Entertainment's stock is owned by many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Pinnacle Associates Ltd. (1.12%), Russell Investments Group Ltd. (0.86%), Wedge Capital Management L L P NC (0.83%), Deroy & Devereaux Private Investment Counsel Inc. (0.53%), Emerald Advisers LLC (0.30%) and Emerald Mutual Fund Advisers Trust (0.24%). Insiders that own company stock include Christopher Dold, Elizabeth Gulacsy, George Anthony Taylor, Marc Swanson, Sharon P Nadeau, Timothy Hartnett and Walter Bogumil.
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How do I buy shares of SeaWorld Entertainment?

Shares of SEAS stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is SeaWorld Entertainment's stock price today?

One share of SEAS stock can currently be purchased for approximately $52.85.

How much money does SeaWorld Entertainment make?

SeaWorld Entertainment (NYSE:SEAS) has a market capitalization of $3.84 billion and generates $1.50 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $256.51 million in net income (profit) each year or $3.70 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does SeaWorld Entertainment have?

SeaWorld Entertainment employs 14,200 workers across the globe.

How can I contact SeaWorld Entertainment?

SeaWorld Entertainment's mailing address is 6240 SEA HARBOR DRIVE, ORLANDO FL, 32821. The official website for the company is www.seaworldentertainment.com. The company can be reached via phone at (407) 226-5011, via email at investors@seaworld.com, or via fax at 302-655-5049.

This page (NYSE:SEAS) was last updated on 8/10/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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