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NYSE:SEAS

SeaWorld Entertainment - SEAS Stock Forecast, Price & News

$54.24
+1.55 (+2.94%)
(As of 08/12/2022 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$52.27
$54.61
50-Day Range
$40.44
$54.83
52-Week Range
$40.01
$76.57
Volume
800,873 shs
Average Volume
1.07 million shs
Market Capitalization
$3.67 billion
P/E Ratio
14.66
Dividend Yield
N/A
Price Target
$73.44

SeaWorld Entertainment MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Moderate Buy
2.56 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
35.4% Upside
$73.44 Price Target
Short Interest
Bearish
8.00% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
N/A
Sustainability
N/A
News Sentiment
0.74mentions of SeaWorld Entertainment in the last 14 days
Based on 21 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
$274,080 Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
13.32%
From $4.13 to $4.68 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

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

2.18 out of 5 stars

Consumer Discretionary Sector

186th out of 296 stocks

Miscellaneous Amusement & Recreation Services Industry

13th out of 18 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.

Wall Street Analyst Weigh In

Several brokerages have recently commented on SEAS. Rosenblatt Securities reduced their price objective on shares of SeaWorld Entertainment from $92.00 to $69.00 and set a "buy" rating for the company in a research report on Friday. Citigroup cut their price objective on SeaWorld Entertainment from $62.00 to $52.00 and set a "neutral" rating for the company in a report on Friday, July 8th. KeyCorp lowered SeaWorld Entertainment to a "sector weight" rating in a research note on Tuesday, July 19th. Stifel Nicolaus lowered their price objective on SeaWorld Entertainment from $94.00 to $66.00 in a research report on Wednesday, July 20th. Finally, B. Riley boosted their price objective on SeaWorld Entertainment from $76.00 to $79.00 in a research report on Friday, August 5th. Five analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and five have issued a buy rating to the company's stock. According to MarketBeat, the stock presently has an average rating of "Moderate Buy" and a consensus target price of $73.44.

SeaWorld Entertainment Stock Performance

NYSE:SEAS traded up $1.55 on Friday, reaching $54.24. 800,873 shares of the stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 1,068,775. The company has a fifty day moving average price of $46.95 and a 200-day moving average price of $58.48. The company has a market cap of $3.67 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 14.66 and a beta of 2.09. SeaWorld Entertainment has a 12 month low of $40.01 and a 12 month high of $76.57.

SeaWorld Entertainment (NYSE:SEAS - Get Rating) last announced its earnings results on Thursday, August 4th. The company reported $1.62 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $1.59 by $0.03. SeaWorld Entertainment had a negative return on equity of 227.46% and a net margin of 16.87%. The firm had revenue of $504.80 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $504.35 million. During the same period in the previous year, the business earned $1.59 EPS. The firm's revenue for the quarter was up 14.8% on a year-over-year basis. As a group, research analysts anticipate that SeaWorld Entertainment will post 4.13 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

Insider Transactions at SeaWorld Entertainment

In related news, CEO Marc Swanson sold 4,000 shares of the company's stock in a transaction dated 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 transaction, the chief executive officer now owns 174,129 shares of the company's stock, valued at approximately $7,151,478.03. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through the SEC website. In related news, CEO Marc Swanson sold 4,000 shares of the 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 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 available through the SEC website. Also, insider Daniel C. Mayer sold 2,000 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, August 10th. The stock was sold at an average price of $54.90, for a total value of $109,800.00. Following the completion of the transaction, the insider now owns 11,038 shares of the company's stock, valued at $605,986.20. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Company insiders own 1.00% of the company's stock.

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SEAS Stock News Headlines

SeaWorld Entertainment (NYSE:SEAS) PT Raised to $97.00
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SEAS Company Calendar

Last Earnings
8/04/2022
Today
8/14/2022
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
$73.44
High Stock Price Forecast
$97.00
Low Stock Price Forecast
$52.00
Forecasted Upside/Downside
+35.4%
Consensus Rating
Moderate Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
2.56
Research Coverage
9 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$256.51 million
Pretax Margin
18.35%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$1.50 billion
Cash Flow
$5.93 per share
Book Value
($5.94) per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
66,942,000
Market Cap
$3.67 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 Wall Street analysts have issued 1 year price objectives 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 $73.44 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 35.4% from the stock's current price.
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How have SEAS shares performed in 2022?

SeaWorld Entertainment's stock was trading at $64.86 at the start of the year. Since then, SEAS shares have decreased by 16.4% and is now trading at $54.24.
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When is SeaWorld Entertainment's next earnings date?

The company 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) issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, August, 4th. The company reported $1.62 EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $1.59 by $0.03. The firm had revenue of $504.80 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $504.35 million. SeaWorld Entertainment had a negative trailing twelve-month return on equity of 227.46% and a net margin of 16.87%. The firm's quarterly revenue was up 14.8% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company posted $1.59 EPS.

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 a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Pinnacle Associates Ltd. (1.12%), Russell Investments Group Ltd. (0.86%), Wedge Capital Management L L P NC (0.83%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (0.82%), Eagle Asset Management Inc. (0.63%) and Northern Trust Corp (0.63%). Insiders that own company stock include Christopher Dold, Daniel C Mayer, 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 $54.24.

How much money does SeaWorld Entertainment make?

SeaWorld Entertainment (NYSE:SEAS) has a market capitalization of $3.67 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?

The company 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 8/14/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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