SeaWorld Entertainment, Inc. (
) 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. (
) and Six Flags Entertainment Corporation New (
). 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
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%.