About Six Flags (NYSE:SIX)
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.
Industry, Sector and Symbol
Industry Miscellaneous amusement & recreation services
Trailing P/E Ratio33.81
Forward P/E Ratio25.37
Sales & Book Value
Annual Sales$1.36 billion
Price / Sales4.43
Cash Flow$3.6147 per share
Price / Cash19.93
Book Value($6.03) per share
Price / Book-11.95
EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$2.13
Net Income$273.81 million
Return on Equity-31.58%
Return on Assets7.38%
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. Shareholders 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 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 4.33%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, May 30th. View Six Flags' Dividend History.
How will Six Flags' stock buyback program work?
Six Flags announced that its board has initiated a stock repurchase plan on Thursday, April 6th 2017, which permits the company to buyback $500,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization permits the company to purchase up to 9.2% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares buyback plans are typically a sign 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, topping the Zacks' 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 quarterly revenue was up 29.6% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the business earned ($0.63) earnings per share. View Six Flags' Earnings History.
When is Six Flags' next earnings date?
What price target have analysts set for SIX?
11 Wall Street analysts have issued 1-year price targets for Six Flags' shares. Their forecasts range from $58.00 to $80.00. On average, they anticipate 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 during 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 trading volume of 1,178,330 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 11.4 days. Approximately 17.2% of the company's shares are sold short.
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?
Press coverage about SIX stock has trended somewhat positive this week, Accern reports. Accern identifies positive and negative press coverage by analyzing more than 20 million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Six Flags earned a media sentiment score of 0.08 on Accern's scale. They also assigned media coverage about the company an impact score of 47.03 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next few days.
Who are Six Flags' major shareholders?
Six Flags' stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders 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 bought 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 $72.04.
How big of a company is Six Flags?
Six Flags has a market capitalization of $6.05 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]
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