Recent Insider Trading: Six Flags Entertainment Corporation New $SIX

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Six Flags Entertainment Corporation New (NYSE:SIX) insider have most recently took part in a trading activity. On Aug 29, 2017 Luther Jon L, Director bought 3,000 shares having total worth of $157,740 at the price of $52.58 per share, following the transaction a total of 53,511 shares owned by Luther Jon L.

The stock has experienced a total of 1 insider trades in the past three months. These trades include 1 sell activities .Furthermore, over the past 12 months , the stock was traded 13 times by insiders. In 12 of these trades, the insider was a seller while an employee of the company was the buyer in 1 instances.

Time Frame Number of Insider Buy Number of Insider Sell Stock Price Change(%)
3 Month 0 1 -13.43%
12 Month 1 12 1.64%

Shares of Six Flags Entertainment Corporation New (NYSE:SIX) traded up 0.92% on Aug 29, 2017, hitting $52.38. 980,975 shares of the company’s stock traded hands. Six Flags Entertainment Corporation New has a 52 week low of $46.54 and a 52 week high of $64.21. The company’s market cap is $5,020 million.

Six Flags Entertainment Corporation New (NYSE:SIX) last announced its earnings results on Jul 26, 2017. The company reported 0.87 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, higher than the consensus estimate of 0.71 by $0.16. The company had revenue of $422 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $439 million. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted 0.64 earnings per share. The company’s revenue for the quarter was up 4% on a year-over-year basis.

2017-07-26 2017-04-26 2017-02-22 2016-10-26 2016-07-27 2016-04-27 2016-02-18 2015-10-19 2015-07-22 2015-04-22
earnings per share 0.87 -0.63 0.02 1.09 0.64 -0.51 0.02 1.64 0.72 -0.75
Revenue(M) 422.37 99.53 239.31 557.6 407.07 115.42 217.46 575.26 386.07 85.16

Six Flags Inc. is a Delaware Corporation. The Company owns and operates regional theme, water and zoological parks. It is a theme park operator. Of the 18 regional theme and water parks, 16 are located in the United States, one is located in Mexico City, Mexico and one is located in Montreal, Canada. Its US theme parks serve the top 10 designated market areas. The Company’s theme parks serve an aggregate population of approximately 100 million people and 160 million people within a radius of 50 miles and 100 miles, respectively. Its parks occupy approximately 4,500 acres of land and in addition, it owns approximately 1,100 acres of potentially developable land. It owns the ‘Six Flags’ brand name in the United States and foreign countries throughout the world. To capitalize on this name recognition, 16 of its parks are branded as ‘Six Flags’ parks. It holds exclusive long-term licenses for theme park usage throughout the United States (except the Las Vegas metropolitan area), Canada, Mexico and other countries of certain Warner Bros. and DC Comics characters. These characters include Bugs Bunny, Daffy Duck, Tweety Bird, Yosemite Sam, Batman, Superman and others. Its parks are located in geographically diverse markets across North America and they generally offer a selection of state-of-the-art and traditional thrill rides, water attractions, themed areas, concerts and shows, restaurants, game venues and retail outlets, and thereby provide a complete family-oriented entertainment experience. In the aggregate, during 2012 its theme parks offered approximately 800 rides, including over 120 roller coasters. Its parks compete directly with other theme parks, water and amusement parks and indirectly with all other types of recreational facilities and forms of entertainment within their market areas, including movies, sports attractions and vacation travel. The Company’s operations are subject to federal, state and local environmental laws and regulations including laws and regulations governing water and sewer discharges, air emissions, soil and groundwater contamination, the maintenance of underground and above-ground storage tanks and the disposal of waste and hazardous materials.

William White

William White is a financial writer. He graduated with a degree in Economics. He has contributed to major financial websites and print publications for over 8 years. He handles much of this site's news coverage for corporate insider activity, and occasionally cover other areas of financial sector.

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William White
William White is a financial writer. He graduated with a degree in Economics. He has contributed to major financial websites and print publications for over 8 years. He handles much of this site's news coverage for corporate insider activity, and occasionally cover other areas of financial sector.