SeaWorld Entertainment, Inc. (SEAS) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for June 18, 2014

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SeaWorld Entertainment, Inc. ( SEAS ) will begin trading ex-dividend on June 18, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.21 per share is scheduled to be paid on July 01, 2014. Shareholders who purchased SEAS stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 5% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price of $29.81, the dividend yield is 2.82%.

The previous trading day's last sale of SEAS was $29.81, representing a -23.93% decrease from the 52 week high of $39.19 and a 8.48% increase over the 52 week low of $27.48.

SEAS is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Live Nation Entertainment, Inc. ( LYV ) and Six Flags Entertainment Corporation New ( SIX ). SEAS's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.44. Zacks Investment Research reports SEAS's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 23.48%, compared to an industry average of 11.5%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the SEAS Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

Interested in gaining exposure to SEAS through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have SEAS as a top-10 holding:

  • Dynamic Magniquant Powershares (PIQ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is PIQ with an increase of 8.86% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of SEAS at 0.56%.



The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc.



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Referenced Stocks: SEAS , LYV , SIX

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