NYSE:SIX - Six Flags Entertainment Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$54.74 -0.13 (-0.24 %)
(As of 02/18/2019 11:13 AM ET)
Previous Close$54.87
Today's Range$53.92 - $55.16
52-Week Range$49.79 - $73.38
Volume2.77 million shs
Average Volume1.42 million shs
Market Capitalization$4.62 billion
P/E Ratio25.70
Dividend Yield5.98%
Beta1.26
Six Flags Entertainment Corporation owns and operates regional theme and water parks under the Six Flags brand name. The company's parks offer various thrill rides, water attractions, themed areas, concerts and shows, restaurants, game venues, and retail outlets. It owns and operates 20 parks, including 17 parks in the United States; 2 parks in Mexico; and 1 park in Montreal, Canada. The company was formerly known as Six Flags, Inc. and changed its name to Six Flags Entertainment Corporation in April 2010. Six Flags Entertainment Corporation was founded in 1961 and is based in Grand Prairie, Texas.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Miscellaneous amusement & recreation services
Sub-IndustryLeisure Facilities
SectorConsumer Discretionary
CUSIP83001A10
Phone972-595-5000

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.36 billion
Cash Flow$3.1155 per share
Book Value($6.03) per share

Profitability

Net Income$273.81 million

Miscellaneous

Employees2,000
Market Cap$4.62 billion
OptionableOptionable

Six Flags Entertainment (NYSE:SIX) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Six Flags Entertainment's stock symbol?

Six Flags Entertainment trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "SIX."

How often does Six Flags Entertainment pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Six Flags Entertainment?

Six Flags Entertainment declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, February 7th. Shareholders of record on Monday, February 18th will be paid a dividend of $0.82 per share on Monday, March 4th. This represents a $3.28 annualized dividend and a yield of 5.99%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, February 14th. View Six Flags Entertainment's Dividend History.

How will Six Flags Entertainment's stock buyback program work?

Six Flags Entertainment declared that its Board of Directors has authorized a share repurchase plan on Thursday, April 6th 2017, which authorizes the company to repurchase $500,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization authorizes the company to buy up to 9.2% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock repurchase plans are typically an indication that the company's leadership believes its shares are undervalued.

How were Six Flags Entertainment's earnings last quarter?

Six Flags Entertainment Corp (NYSE:SIX) announced its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, February, 14th. The company reported $0.93 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.28 by $0.65. The company had revenue of $269.50 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $284.50 million. Six Flags Entertainment had a negative return on equity of 35.16% and a net margin of 20.30%. The company's revenue was up 5.0% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the business earned $1.14 earnings per share. View Six Flags Entertainment's Earnings History.

When is Six Flags Entertainment's next earnings date?

Six Flags Entertainment is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, April 23rd 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Six Flags Entertainment.

What price target have analysts set for SIX?

9 analysts have issued twelve-month target prices for Six Flags Entertainment's shares. Their forecasts range from $54.00 to $80.00. On average, they expect Six Flags Entertainment's share price to reach $66.6250 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 21.7% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Six Flags Entertainment.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Six Flags Entertainment?

9 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Six Flags Entertainment in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 7 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Six Flags Entertainment.

Has Six Flags Entertainment been receiving favorable news coverage?

Press coverage about SIX stock has trended somewhat positive this week, according to InfoTrie. The research firm identifies positive and negative press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Six Flags Entertainment earned a media sentiment score of 1.6 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media coverage about the company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next few days.

Who are some of Six Flags Entertainment's key competitors?

Who are Six Flags Entertainment's key executives?

Six Flags Entertainment's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. James W. P. Reid-Anderson, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 59)
  • Mr. Marshall Barber, Chief Financial Officer (Age 55)
  • Mr. Lance C. Balk, Exec. VP & Gen. Counsel (Age 61)
  • Mr. Brett Petit, Sr. VP of Marketing & Sales (Age 55)
  • Ms. Catherine Aslin, Sr. VP of HR (Age 43)

Who are Six Flags Entertainment's major shareholders?

Six Flags Entertainment's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (7.59%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (2.47%), Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund (1.85%), Bessemer Group Inc. (1.68%), Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA (1.54%) and D. E. Shaw & Co. Inc. (1.48%). Company insiders that own Six Flags Entertainment stock include Brett Petit, Catherine Aslin, James Reid-Anderson, Jon L Luther, Lance C Balk, Marshall Barber, Richard Roedel, Usman Nabi and Wilson Taylor Brooks. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Six Flags Entertainment.

Which major investors are selling Six Flags Entertainment stock?

SIX stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Thrivent Financial for Lutherans, Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA, Victory Capital Management Inc., Vaughan Nelson Investment Management L.P., Robeco Institutional Asset Management B.V., Bessemer Group Inc., Cambridge Trust Co. and Miller Howard Investments Inc. NY. Company insiders that have sold Six Flags Entertainment company stock in the last year include Brett Petit, Catherine Aslin, James Reid-Anderson, Lance C Balk, Marshall Barber and Wilson Taylor Brooks. View Insider Buying and Selling for Six Flags Entertainment.

Which major investors are buying Six Flags Entertainment stock?

SIX stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund, Westfield Capital Management Co. LP, Millennium Management LLC, D. E. Shaw & Co. Inc., Squarepoint Ops LLC, Boston Partners, BlackRock Inc. and Bank of New York Mellon Corp. Company insiders that have bought Six Flags Entertainment stock in the last two years include Jon L Luther and Richard Roedel. View Insider Buying and Selling for Six Flags Entertainment.

How do I buy shares of Six Flags Entertainment?

Shares of SIX can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Six Flags Entertainment's stock price today?

One share of SIX stock can currently be purchased for approximately $54.74.

How big of a company is Six Flags Entertainment?

Six Flags Entertainment has a market capitalization of $4.62 billion and generates $1.36 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $273.81 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.13 on an earnings per share basis. Six Flags Entertainment employs 2,000 workers across the globe.

What is Six Flags Entertainment's official website?

The official website for Six Flags Entertainment is http://www.sixflags.com.

How can I contact Six Flags Entertainment?

Six Flags Entertainment's mailing address is 924 AVENUE J EAST, GRAND PRAIRIE TX, 75050. The company can be reached via phone at 972-595-5000 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Six Flags Entertainment (NYSE SIX)

Community Ranking:  3.1 out of 5 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  431 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  272 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  703
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Six Flags Entertainment and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe SIX will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe SIX will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 2/18/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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