Six Flags Entertainment Corporation (SIX) - NYSE
  • Wed, Jul. 27, 9:23 AM
    | Wed, Jul. 27, 9:23 AM
  • Wed, Jul. 27, 7:34 AM
    • Six Flags (NYSE:SIX) reports revenue rose 5% in Q2 led by 132% increase in international licensing revenue.
    • Revenue break-up: Theme park admissions: $215.76M (+4.2%); Theme park food, merchandise and other: $168.34M (+4.3%); Sponsorship, licensing and other fees: $19.22M (+40.5%); Accommodations revenue: $3.75M (-5.6%).
    • The company's Active Pass Base increased 11% Y/Y.
    • Attendance grew 2% to 9M guests for the period
    • Total guest spending per capita grew 2% to $42.54 per visitor.
    • Adjusted EBITDA +4% to $155.29M.
    • SIX -0.77% premarket.
    | Wed, Jul. 27, 7:34 AM
  • Mon, Jun. 13, 1:51 PM
    • SeaWorld Entertainment (SEAS -2.7%), Cedar Fair (FUN -0.8%), and Six Flags (SIX -0.6%) all trade lower after reports indicate that the Orlando gunman scouted Disney World as a potential target.
    • Theme park stocks have slid in the past off of terrorism fears only to quickly recover.
    | Mon, Jun. 13, 1:51 PM | 7 Comments
  • Wed, Apr. 27, 10:51 AM
    • Six Flags (SIX +4.9%) raced to an all-time high of $62.69 after posting a smaller loss during the tough Q1 period when the company's theme parks are in winter mode.
    • Though an early Easter pulled some revenue forward from Q2, many key metrics on guest spending looked strong.
    • The active base of Six Flags customers is up 24% from a year ago.
    • Shares of Six Flags are now up 12% YTD.
    • Previously: Six Flags beats by $0.15, beats on revenue (April 27)
    • Previously: Six Flags narrows Q1 loss (April 27)
    | Wed, Apr. 27, 10:51 AM
  • Thu, Feb. 18, 8:49 AM
    • Six Flags (NYSE:SIX) reports revenue rose 22% on a constant currency basis in Q4.
    • Revenue break-up: Theme park admissions: $114.52M (+19.8%); Theme park food, merchandise and other: $82.53M (+17%); Sponsorship, licensing and other fees: $17.57M (+18.6%); Accommodations revenue: $2.84M (+2.6%).
    • The company's Active Pass Base increased 26% Y/Y.
    • Attendance grew 22% to 5.2M guests for the quarter
    • Total guest spending per capita fell 3% to $37.87 per visitor.
    • SIX +0.84% premarket.
    | Thu, Feb. 18, 8:49 AM
  • Nov. 24, 2015, 1:49 PM
    • A global travel warning issued by the U.S. Department is impacting several sectors. Hotel stocks are notably weaker, while amusement park stocks are also trailing broad market averages. Airlines are feeling a double whammy from travel demand concerns and a 3% rise in crude oil futures.
    • In some cases the sell-off appears to be an overreaction with little evidence in that travel habits will change dramatically, according to some analysts.
    • Decliners include Hyatt Hotels (H -1.5%), Hilton Worldwide (HLT -1.1%), Marriott International (MAR -1.8%), JetBlue (JBLU -1.7%), Delta Air Lines (DAL -3.3%), American Airlines Group (AAL -2.4%), United Continental (UAL -3.2%), Allegiant Travel (ALGT -5.3%), Spirit Airlines (SAVE -4.1%), Southwest Airlines (LUV -2.7%), Six Flags (SIX -1.0%), Cedar Fair (FUN -1.0%), Disney (DIS -0.9%), and Sabre (SABR -3.9%), Virgin Amerinca (VA -2.5%), Alaska Air Group (ALK -1.5%).
    • Previously: PCLN, EXPE, TRIP sell off after State Department issues travel warning (Nov. 24)
    | Nov. 24, 2015, 1:49 PM | 16 Comments
  • Jul. 22, 2015, 8:43 AM
    • Six Flags (NYSE:SIX) reports guests who have purchased a season pass increased 32% Y/Y in Q2
    • Attendance grew 9% to 8.9M guests for the quarter
    • Total guest spending per capita fell 5% to $41.55 per visitor.
    • Admissions per capita decreased 7% to $23.35.
    • In-park spending per capita -2% to $18.20.
    | Jul. 22, 2015, 8:43 AM | 1 Comment
  • Apr. 27, 2015, 9:34 AM
    • Goldman Sachs adjusts its rating on SeaWorld Entertainment (SEAS +4.9%) to Buy from Neutral and boosts its price target to $26 from $18.
    • Trends at the beat-up theme park are finally turning around, tips GS.
    • The investment firm also increased its price target on Buy-rated Cedar Fair (FUN +0.1%) to $65 from $59.
    • Six Flags (SIX -1.6%) is taken down to Neutral from Buy on a valuation call following the stock's +18% YTD run.
    | Apr. 27, 2015, 9:34 AM | 1 Comment
  • Mar. 12, 2015, 11:35 AM
    • Cedar Fair (FUN +1.9%) and Six Flags (SIX +1.6%) are higher as Disney's annual meeting puts a spotlight back on theme park pricing.
    • Analysts see some room for the operators to boost prices on their end or become less promotional with Disney taking an aggressive stance.
    • Shares of SeaWorld Entertainment (SEAS -0.1%) are sitting out the theme park rally.
    | Mar. 12, 2015, 11:35 AM | 1 Comment
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  • Feb. 18, 2015, 5:38 PM
    | Feb. 18, 2015, 5:38 PM
  • Feb. 18, 2015, 5:30 PM
    • Six Flags (NYSE:SIX): Q4 EPS of -$0.07 may not be comparable to consensus of -$0.13.
    • Revenue of $183.68M (+19.1% Y/Y) beats by $19.11M.
    • Shares +3.65% AH.
    | Feb. 18, 2015, 5:30 PM
  • Oct. 22, 2014, 9:38 AM
    • Shares of Six Flags (SIX +9.9%) ride higher as the company successfully increases revenue on flat year-over-year attendance trends.
    • Expansion is also tapped as a new contributor to top-line growth. During the firm's earnings call, the progress on new parks in China and the Middle East was highlighted.
    • Execs call the international business a "significant" long term growth opportunity for Six Flags.
    • Earnings call transcript
    | Oct. 22, 2014, 9:38 AM
  • Oct. 22, 2014, 9:19 AM
    | Oct. 22, 2014, 9:19 AM | 1 Comment
  • Oct. 21, 2014, 5:38 PM
    | Oct. 21, 2014, 5:38 PM
  • Oct. 21, 2014, 4:39 PM
    • Six Flags (NYSE:SIX) reports theme park attendance was up slightly in Q3 at 11.8M guests.
    • Total guest spending per capita +6.0% to $43.79.
    • Theme park admissions revenue +8.4% to $305.82M.
    • The company hiked its quarterly dividend payout rate to $0.52 per share.
    • SIX +9.6% AH.
    | Oct. 21, 2014, 4:39 PM
Company Description
Six Flags Entertainment Corp. engages in the business of operating regional theme parks. The company's parks operate under the brand name of Six Flags, which offers state-of-the-art and traditional thrill rides, water attractions, themed areas, concerts and shows, restaurants, game venues and... More
Sector: Services
Industry: General Entertainment
Country: United States