NYSE:SIX - Six Flags Entertainment Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$69.81 +0.29 (+0.42 %)
(As of 07/17/2018 04:03 AM ET)
Previous Close$69.52
Today's Range$69.27 - $70.00
52-Week Range$51.25 - $73.38
Volume554,900 shs
Average Volume952,112 shs
Market Capitalization$5.81 billion
P/E Ratio32.68
Dividend Yield4.51%
Beta1.1
Six Flags Entertainment logoSix 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

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Miscellaneous amusement & recreation services
Sub-IndustryLeisure Facilities
SectorConsumer Discretionary
SymbolNYSE:SIX
CUSIP83001A10
Phone972-595-5000

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio-2.90
Current Ratio0.37
Quick Ratio0.30

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio32.68
Forward P/E Ratio24.49
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.36 billion
Price / Sales4.29
Cash Flow$3.6492 per share
Price / Cash19.13
Book Value($6.03) per share
Price / Book-11.58

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$2.13
Net Income$273.81 million
Net Margins19.38%
Return on Equity-31.58%
Return on Assets7.38%

Miscellaneous

Employees2,000
Outstanding Shares83,540,000
Market Cap$5,807.98

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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 Friday, May 4th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, May 31st will be paid a dividend of $0.78 per share on Monday, June 11th. This represents a $3.12 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 4.47%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, May 30th. View Six Flags Entertainment's Dividend History.

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

Six Flags Entertainment declared that its board has authorized a stock buyback plan on Thursday, April 6th 2017, which authorizes the company to buyback $500,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization authorizes the company to reacquire up to 9.2% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback plans are usually a sign that the company's leadership believes its stock is undervalued.

How were Six Flags Entertainment's earnings last quarter?

Six Flags Entertainment Corp (NYSE:SIX) released its earnings results on Tuesday, April, 24th. The company reported ($0.74) earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of ($0.79) by $0.05. The company had revenue of $128.96 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $118.75 million. Six Flags Entertainment had a net margin of 19.38% and a negative return on equity of 31.58%. The firm's quarterly revenue was up 29.6% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the company posted ($0.63) 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 Wednesday, July, 25th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Six Flags Entertainment.

What price target have analysts set for SIX?

12 brokerages have issued 12 month target prices for Six Flags Entertainment's stock. Their predictions range from $58.00 to $80.00. On average, they expect Six Flags Entertainment's stock price to reach $69.70 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 0.2%. View Analyst Ratings for Six Flags Entertainment.

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

12 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Six Flags Entertainment in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 1 hold rating and 10 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy."

Are investors shorting Six Flags Entertainment?

Six Flags Entertainment saw a increase in short interest in the month of May. As of May 31st, there was short interest totalling 13,425,915 shares, an increase of 41.8% from the May 15th total of 9,471,127 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 1,178,330 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 11.4 days. Approximately 17.2% of the company's shares are sold short. View Six Flags Entertainment's Current Options Chain.

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 58)
  • Mr. Marshall Barber, Chief Financial Officer (Age 54)
  • Mr. Lance C. Balk, Gen. Counsel (Age 60)
  • Mr. Brett Petit, Sr. VP of Marketing & Sales (Age 54)
  • Ms. Catherine Aslin, Sr. VP of HR (Age 42)

Has Six Flags Entertainment been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about SIX stock have trended somewhat negative recently, Accern reports. The research group scores the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Six Flags Entertainment earned a media sentiment score of -0.03 on Accern's scale. They also gave news headlines about the company an impact score of 41.57 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next several days.

Who are Six Flags Entertainment's major shareholders?

Six Flags Entertainment's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include SG Capital Management LLC (0.51%), Scout Investments Inc. (0.46%), Bank of Montreal Can (0.31%), Investment House LLC (0.14%), Ledyard National Bank (0.08%) and Mckinley Capital Management LLC Delaware (0.03%). Company insiders that own Six Flags Entertainment stock include Brett Petit, Catherine Aslin, James Reid-Anderson, John M Duffey, Jon L Luther, Lance C Balk, Mario L Centola, Marshall Barber, Usman Nabi and Walter Hawrylak. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Six Flags Entertainment.

Which major investors are buying Six Flags Entertainment stock?

SIX stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including SG Capital Management LLC, Bank of Montreal Can, Scout Investments Inc., Ledyard National Bank, Mckinley Capital Management LLC Delaware, Chesley Taft & Associates LLC, Banced Corp and State of Alaska Department of Revenue. Company insiders that have bought Six Flags Entertainment stock in the last two years include John M Duffey and Jon L Luther. 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 $69.81.

How big of a company is Six Flags Entertainment?

Six Flags Entertainment has a market capitalization of $5.81 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.

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:  3.2 out of 5 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  383 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  220 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  603
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This page was last updated on 7/17/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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