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

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$72.70 +0.50 (+0.69 %)
(As of 06/24/2018 11:01 AM ET)
Previous Close$72.70
Today's Range$72.5450 - $73.38
52-Week Range$51.25 - $73.38
Volume953,195 shs
Average Volume1.07 million shs
Market Capitalization$6.03 billion
P/E Ratio34.13
Dividend Yield4.32%
Six Flags 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

Industry Miscellaneous amusement & recreation services
Sub-IndustryLeisure Facilities
SectorConsumer Discretionary


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


Trailing P/E Ratio34.13
Forward P/E Ratio25.60
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.36 billion
Price / Sales4.47
Cash Flow$3.6606 per share
Price / Cash19.86
Book Value($6.03) per share
Price / Book-12.06


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


Outstanding Shares83,540,000

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Six Flags (NYSE:SIX) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Six Flags' stock symbol?

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

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

Six Flags announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, May 4th. Investors 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 yield of 4.29%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, May 30th. View Six Flags' Dividend History.

How will Six Flags' stock buyback program work?

Six Flags declared that its board has approved a share buyback plan on Thursday, April 6th 2017, which allows the company to buyback $500,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization allows the company to reacquire up to 9.2% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares buyback plans are generally an indication that the company's board believes its shares are undervalued.

How were Six Flags' earnings last quarter?

Six Flags (NYSE:SIX) issued its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, April, 24th. The company reported ($0.74) earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of ($0.79) by $0.05. The company earned $128.96 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $118.75 million. Six Flags had a net margin of 19.38% and a negative return on equity of 31.58%. The company's revenue was up 29.6% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the business posted ($0.63) earnings per share. View Six Flags' Earnings History.

When is Six Flags' next earnings date?

Six Flags is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, July, 25th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Six Flags.

What price target have analysts set for SIX?

11 analysts have issued 12 month target prices for Six Flags' stock. Their predictions range from $58.00 to $80.00. On average, they expect Six Flags' share price to reach $69.70 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Six Flags.

Are investors shorting Six Flags?

Six Flags saw a increase in short interest in 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 volume of 1,178,330 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 11.4 days. Approximately 17.2% of the company's stock are short sold. View Six Flags' Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Six Flags' key competitors?

Who are Six Flags' key executives?

Six Flags' 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 been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about SIX stock has been trending somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. Accern identifies negative and positive news coverage by monitoring 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 positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Six Flags earned a coverage optimism score of 0.08 on Accern's scale. They also assigned news headlines about the company an impact score of 44.63 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near future.

Who are Six Flags' major shareholders?

Six Flags' stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (7.75%), Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA (3.14%), CI Investments Inc. (2.14%), Wells Fargo & Company MN (1.67%), Cardinal Capital Management LLC CT (1.06%) and Vaughan Nelson Investment Management L.P. (0.93%). Company insiders that own Six Flags 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.

Which institutional investors are selling Six Flags stock?

SIX stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Victory Capital Management Inc., JPMorgan Chase & Co., Boston Partners, GW&K Investment Management LLC, Envestnet Asset Management Inc., Loomis Sayles & Co. L P, UBS Group AG and Nuveen Asset Management LLC. Company insiders that have sold Six Flags company stock in the last year include Catherine Aslin, James Reid-Anderson, Lance C Balk and Marshall Barber. View Insider Buying and Selling for Six Flags.

Which institutional investors are buying Six Flags stock?

SIX stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Waratah Capital Advisors Ltd., Millennium Management LLC, Carillon Tower Advisers Inc., SkyBridge Capital II LLC, Cardinal Capital Management LLC CT, Hourglass Capital LLC and Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA. Company insiders that have bought Six Flags stock in the last two years include John M Duffey and Jon L Luther. View Insider Buying and Selling for Six Flags.

How do I buy shares of Six Flags?

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' stock price today?

One share of SIX stock can currently be purchased for approximately $72.70.

How big of a company is Six Flags?

Six Flags has a market capitalization of $6.03 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 employs 2,000 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Six Flags?

Six Flags' 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 (SIX)

Community Ranking:  3.2 out of 5 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  378 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  215 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  593
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Six Flags 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 6/24/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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