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


Shutterstock photo

SeaWorld Entertainment, Inc. ( SEAS ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 18, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.2 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 01, 2014. Shareholders who purchased SEAS stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that SEAS has paid the same dividend.

The previous trading day's last sale of SEAS was $32.56, representing a -17.88% decrease from the 52 week high of $39.65 and a 18.49% 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 $.51. Zacks Investment Research reports SEAS's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 18.39%, compared to an industry average of 8.8%.

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:

  • PowerShares Dynamic MagniQuant Portfolio (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 Nasdaq, Inc.

This article appears in: News Headlines , Stocks
More Headlines for: SEAS , LYV , SIX

More from News

Subscribe News
Contributor: News

Market News
Follow on:

Find a Credit Card

Select a credit card product by:
Select an offer:
Data Provided by