Six Flags Entertainment Corp. Company Profile (NYSE:SIX)

About Six Flags Entertainment Corp.

Six Flags Entertainment Corp. logoSix Flags Entertainment Corporation (Six Flags) is a regional theme park operator. The Company operates in the theme parks segment. The Company operates approximately 20 regional theme and water parks. Its parks occupy approximately 4,500 acres of land, and it owns approximately 800 acres of other developable land. Its parks are located in geographically diverse markets across North America. Its parks offer a selection of thrill rides, water attractions, themed areas, concerts and shows, restaurants, game venues and retail outlets. Its parks offer approximately 830 rides, including over 130 roller coasters. The Company's parks include Six Flags America, Six Flags Discovery Kingdom, Six Flags Fiesta Texas, Six Flags Great Adventure & Safari/ Six Flags Hurricane Harbor, Six Flags Great America, Six Flags St. Louis, Six Flags Magic Mountain/ Six Flags Hurricane Harbor, Six Flags Mexico and Six Flags New England.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Consumer Discretionary
  • Industry: General Entertainment
  • Sub-Industry: Leisure Facilities
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: SIX
  • CUSIP: 83001A10
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $50.70
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $55.77
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $55.87
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 28.68
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 30.00
  • P/E Growth: 3.29
  • Market Cap: $4.71B
  • Outstanding Shares: 92,899,000
  • Beta: 1.51
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Six Flags Entertainment Corp. (NYSE:SIX) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 4 Hold Ratings, 7 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.64)
Consensus Price Target: $61.44 (21.19% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Six Flags Entertainment Corp. (NYSE:SIX)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
8/23/2016Oppenheimer Holdings Inc.Reiterated RatingOutperform$65.00View Rating Details
8/23/2016Hilliard LyonsInitiated CoverageLong -> BuyView Rating Details
7/31/2016B. RileyReiterated RatingBuy$65.00View Rating Details
7/29/2016FBR & CoLower Price TargetOutperform$65.00 -> $62.00View Rating Details
7/13/2016Credit Suisse Group AGReiterated RatingPositive$67.00View Rating Details
4/28/2016WedbushReiterated RatingOutperform$64.00 -> $68.00View Rating Details
4/19/2016StephensInitiated CoverageEqual WeightView Rating Details
4/5/2016Janney Montgomery ScottReiterated RatingBuy$60.00 -> $64.00View Rating Details
3/29/2016Sterne Agee CRTInitiated CoverageNeutral$58.00View Rating Details
2/22/2016MacquarieLower Price TargetNeutral$55.00 -> $53.00View Rating Details
12/3/2015Goldman Sachs Group Inc.Reiterated RatingNeutral$44.00 -> $51.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 8/23/2014 forward)


Earnings History for Six Flags Entertainment Corp. (NYSE:SIX)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
7/27/2016Q216$0.70$0.64$406.13 million$407.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/27/2016Q116($0.66)($0.51)$96.52 million$115.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/18/2016Q415($0.03)$0.02$192.44 million$217.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/19/2015Q315$1.66$1.64$558.49 million$575.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/22/2015Q215$0.62$0.67$401.38 million$386.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/22/2015Q115($0.68)($0.75)$84.47 million$85.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/18/2015Q414($0.13)($0.07)$164.61 million$183.68 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/21/2014Q314$1.51$1.56$536.92 million$542.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/21/2014Q214$0.65$1.03$396.22 million$376.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/23/2014Q114($0.67)($0.64)$79.90 million$73.72 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/19/2014Q413($0.21)$0.15$149.12 million$154.19 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/23/2013Q313$1.72$1.22$511.32 million$505.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/22/2013Q2 2013$0.53$0.47$370.00 million$451.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/22/2013Q1 2013($1.66)($1.23)$68.20 million$87.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/20/2013Q4 2012($0.50)($0.04)$135.96 million$144.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/24/2012$2.88$4.46ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/24/2012$0.64$1.27ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/25/2012($1.36)($2.11)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/15/2012($0.86)($1.85)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/27/2011$2.64$3.43ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/25/2011$0.38$0.64ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/3/2011($3.72)($2.94)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/22/2011($1.99)($3.38)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Six Flags Entertainment Corp. (NYSE:SIX)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.91 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.69 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20162($0.63)($0.59)($0.61)
Q2 20165$0.57$0.77$0.67
Q3 20165$1.64$1.92$1.78
Q4 20164$0.06$0.19$0.12
Q1 20171($0.45)($0.45)($0.45)
Q2 20171$0.63$0.63$0.63
Q3 20171$0.89$0.89$0.89
Q4 20171$0.12$0.12$0.12
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Six Flags Entertainment Corp. (NYSE:SIX)
Annual Dividend:$2.32
Dividend Yield:4.58%
Payout Ratio:128.89% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
121.47% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
137.28% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Dividend Growth:16.60% (3 Year Average)

Dividend History for Six Flags Entertainment Corp. (NYSE:SIX)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Six Flags Entertainment Corp. (NYSE:SIX)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
7/25/2016Lance C BalkVPSell20,000$59.11$1,182,200.00View SEC Filing  
6/9/2016Usman NabiDirectorSell658,228$58.43$38,460,262.04View SEC Filing  
5/26/2016Stephen D OwensDirectorSell7,000$58.51$409,570.00View SEC Filing  
5/25/2016Usman NabiDirectorSell240,422$59.09$14,206,535.98View SEC Filing  
4/29/2016Rehan JafferMajor ShareholderSell175,000$59.97$10,494,750.00View SEC Filing  
4/27/2016James Reid-AndersonChairmanSell200,000$61.81$12,362,000.00View SEC Filing  
4/6/2016James Reid-AndersonChairmanSell97,959$58.85$5,764,887.15View SEC Filing  
4/4/2016James Reid-AndersonChairmanSell183,687$57.19$10,505,059.53View SEC Filing  
3/30/2016Brett PetitVPSell10,000$56.04$560,400.00View SEC Filing  
3/30/2016James Reid-AndersonChairmanSell118,354$55.44$6,561,545.76View SEC Filing  
3/10/2016Brett PetitVPSell18,432$54.00$995,328.00View SEC Filing  
3/9/2016Brett PetitVPSell178$51.85$9,229.30View SEC Filing  
3/9/2016Walter HawrylakSVPSell200$51.85$10,370.00View SEC Filing  
2/19/2016Brett PetitVPSell18,254$51.13$933,327.02View SEC Filing  
2/19/2016Walter HawrylakSVPSell20,536$51.13$1,050,005.68View SEC Filing  
12/24/2015Stephen D. OwensDirectorSell17,500$54.46$953,050.00View SEC Filing  
12/23/2015Brett PetitVPSell10,000$54.01$540,100.00View SEC Filing  
12/23/2015James Reid-AndersonCEOSell138,111$53.94$7,449,707.34View SEC Filing  
12/21/2015Rehan JafferMajor ShareholderSell34,103$53.60$1,827,920.80View SEC Filing  
12/18/2015Usman NabiDirectorSell277,900$53.58$14,889,882.00View SEC Filing  
12/17/2015James Reid-AndersonCEOSell11,889$53.83$639,984.87View SEC Filing  
12/7/2015Usman NabiDirectorSell441,563$53.17$23,477,904.71View SEC Filing  
11/11/2015Kurt Matthew CellarDirectorSell9,956$52.78$525,477.68View SEC Filing  
10/26/2015Usman NabiDirectorSell1,031,594$52.48$54,138,053.12View SEC Filing  
10/23/2015James Reid-AndersonCEOSell150,000$52.59$7,888,500.00View SEC Filing  
10/20/2015James Reid-AndersonCEOSell150,000$51.52$7,728,000.00View SEC Filing  
10/19/2015Brett PetitVPSell18,704$50.00$935,200.00View SEC Filing  
8/27/2015Leonard A. RussCAOSell15,250$45.00$686,250.00View SEC Filing  
8/26/2015Brett PetitVPSell31,204$42.86$1,337,403.44View SEC Filing  
8/26/2015Leonard A. RussCAOSell23,797$42.87$1,020,177.39View SEC Filing  
8/26/2015Walter HawrylakSVPSell33,216$42.86$1,423,637.76View SEC Filing  
8/24/2015Brett PetitVPSell29,250$42.85$1,253,362.50View SEC Filing  
8/24/2015Leonard A. RussCAOSell22,000$42.86$942,920.00View SEC Filing  
8/24/2015Walter HawrylakSVPSell31,018$42.85$1,329,121.30View SEC Filing  
4/24/2015James Reid-AndersonCEOSell150,000$50.08$7,512,000.00View SEC Filing  
4/1/2015Lance C BalkVPSell100,000$47.81$4,781,000.00View SEC Filing  
3/30/2015James Reid-AndersonCEOSell1,852$48.77$90,322.04View SEC Filing  
2/20/2015John M DuffeyCFOSell51,066$46.10$2,354,142.60View SEC Filing  
2/20/2015Lance C BalkVPSell38,299$46.10$1,765,583.90View SEC Filing  
2/20/2015Leonard A RussCAOSell17,872$46.11$824,077.92View SEC Filing  
2/20/2015Walter HawrylakSVPSell22,979$46.11$1,059,561.69View SEC Filing  
2/19/2015James Reid-AndersonCEOSell300,000$47.14$14,142,000.00View SEC Filing  
2/10/2015James Reid-AndersonCEOSell150,000$45.30$6,795,000.00View SEC Filing  
1/13/2015James Reid-AndersonCEOSell143,000$43.98$6,289,140.00View SEC Filing  
1/12/2015James Reid-AndersonCEOSell6,300$43.75$275,625.00View SEC Filing  
1/5/2015James Reid-AndersonCEOSell150,700$43.12$6,498,184.00View SEC Filing  
11/7/2014James Reid-AndersonCEOSell229,524$40.02$9,185,550.48View SEC Filing  
11/5/2014James Reid-AndersonCEOSell570,476$40.06$22,853,268.56View SEC Filing  
10/27/2014Leonard A RussCAOSell34,200$40.00$1,368,000.00View SEC Filing  
9/18/2014Brett PetitVPSell912$35.00$31,920.00View SEC Filing  
9/17/2014Brett PetitVPSell1,173$34.73$40,738.29View SEC Filing  
9/17/2014Leonard A RussCAOSell2,381$34.73$82,692.13View SEC Filing  
9/17/2014Walter HawrylakSVPSell2,521$34.73$87,554.33View SEC Filing  
9/9/2014Brett PetitVPSell22,893$34.99$801,026.07View SEC Filing  
9/8/2014Lance C BalkVPSell75,000$34.98$2,623,500.00View SEC Filing  
9/8/2014Leonard A RussCAOSell7,286$34.98$254,864.28View SEC Filing  
9/8/2014Walter HawrylakSVPSell33,177$34.98$1,160,531.46View SEC Filing  
8/27/2014Brett PetitVPSell4,988$37.26$185,852.88View SEC Filing  
8/27/2014Leonard A RussCAOSell1,023$37.34$38,198.82View SEC Filing  
8/27/2014Walter HawrylakSVPSell1,487$37.34$55,524.58View SEC Filing  
8/25/2014Lance C BalkVPSell27,000$37.22$1,004,940.00View SEC Filing  
8/25/2014Walter HawrylakSVPSell26,979$37.22$1,004,158.38View SEC Filing  
8/8/2014Brett PetitVPSell40,671$36.63$1,489,778.73View SEC Filing  
8/8/2014Leonard A RussCAOSell2,028$36.39$73,798.92View SEC Filing  
8/8/2014Walter HawrylakSVPSell12,645$36.82$465,588.90View SEC Filing  
8/7/2014Brett PetitVPSell13,883$36.53$507,145.99View SEC Filing  
8/7/2014Leonard A RussCAOSell1,216$36.53$44,420.48View SEC Filing  
8/7/2014Walter HawrylakSVPSell1,929$36.76$70,910.04View SEC Filing  
8/6/2014Brett PetitVPSell23,191$36.76$852,501.16View SEC Filing  
8/6/2014Walter HawrylakSVPSell9,856$36.88$363,489.28View SEC Filing  
3/18/2014James Reid-AndersonCEOSell195,000$42.65$8,316,750.00View SEC Filing  
10/28/2013Leonard A RussCAOSell30,400$37.50$1,140,000.00View SEC Filing  
9/19/2013Brett PetitVPSell1,271$36.10$45,883.10View SEC Filing  
9/19/2013Leonard RussCAOSell1,281$36.06$46,192.86View SEC Filing  
9/19/2013Walter HawrylakSVPSell1,537$36.05$55,408.85View SEC Filing  
9/13/2013Brett PetitVPSell9,597$35.00$335,895.00View SEC Filing  
9/9/2013Brett PetitVPSell29,059$33.56$975,220.04View SEC Filing  
9/9/2013Lance C BalkEVPSell86,000$33.56$2,886,160.00View SEC Filing  
9/9/2013Leonard A RussCAOSell6,429$33.56$215,757.24View SEC Filing  
9/9/2013Walter HawrylakSVPSell33,472$33.56$1,123,320.32View SEC Filing  
8/27/2013Walter HawrylakSVPSell23,517$34.25$805,457.25View SEC Filing  
8/8/2013Brett PetitVPSell64,719$36.49$2,361,596.31View SEC Filing  
8/8/2013Leonard RussCAOSell1,463$36.21$52,975.23View SEC Filing  
8/8/2013Walter HawrylakSVPSell12,246$36.52$447,223.92View SEC Filing  
5/22/2013James Reid-AndersonCEOSell200,000$80.26$16,052,000.00View SEC Filing  
5/13/2013Jon L LutherDirectorBuy10,000$77.92$779,200.00View SEC Filing  
12/26/2012Brett PetitVPSell33,042$60.20$1,989,128.40View SEC Filing  
12/26/2012Lance C BalkEVPSell41,304$59.79$2,469,566.16View SEC Filing  
12/26/2012Leonard A RussCAOSell15,306$59.13$905,043.78View SEC Filing  
12/26/2012Walter HawrylakSVPSell33,044$59.37$1,961,822.28View SEC Filing  
10/26/2012Richard RoedelDirectorBuy5,454$55.03$300,133.62View SEC Filing  
10/3/2012Brett PetitVPSell49,362$60.01$2,962,213.62View SEC Filing  
10/3/2012Lance C BalkEVPSell67,884$60.01$4,073,718.84View SEC Filing  
10/3/2012Leonard A RussCAOSell33,108$60.03$1,987,473.24View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


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