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

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$72.70 +0.50 (+0.69 %)
(As of 06/22/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$72.20
Today's Range$72.54 - $73.38
52-Week Range$51.25 - $73.38
Volume953,000 shs
Average Volume974,159 shs
Market Capitalization$6.08 billion
P/E Ratio34.13
Dividend Yield4.29%
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$3.6314 per share
Price / Cash20.02
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

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. 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 4.29%. 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 declared that its board has initiated a stock buyback program on Thursday, April 6th 2017, which authorizes the company to buyback $500,000,000.00 in outstanding 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 programs are generally an indication that the company's management believes its stock is undervalued.

How were Six Flags' earnings last quarter?

Six Flags (NYSE:SIX) released its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, April, 24th. The company reported ($0.74) EPS for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of ($0.79) by $0.05. The company earned $128.96 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $118.75 million. Six Flags 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% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the firm posted ($0.63) EPS. 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 equities research analysts have issued 12-month target prices for Six Flags' stock. Their predictions 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 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 trading volume of 1,178,330 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 11.4 days. Approximately 17.2% of the shares of the stock are sold short. 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 stories about SIX stock have been trending somewhat positive recently, according to Accern. Accern scores the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than 20 million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Six Flags earned a coverage optimism score of 0.11 on Accern's scale. They also gave news articles about the company an impact score of 48.19 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near future.

Who are Six Flags' major shareholders?

Six Flags' stock is owned by many different 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 major 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 major 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 $72.70.

How big of a company is Six Flags?

Six Flags has a market capitalization of $6.08 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:  377 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  215 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  592
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 6/22/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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