Six Flags Entertainment Corporation New (SIX) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for May 23, 2014

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Six Flags Entertainment Corporation New ( SIX ) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 23, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.47 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 09, 2014. Shareholders who purchased SIX stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that SIX has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $40.69, the dividend yield is 4.62%.

The previous trading day's last sale of SIX was $40.69, representing a -5.24% decrease from the 52 week high of $42.94 and a 27.72% increase over the 52 week low of $31.86.

SIX is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Live Nation Entertainment, Inc. ( LYV ) and Cedar Fair, L.P. ( FUN ). SIX's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.18. Zacks Investment Research reports SIX's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as -40.82%, compared to an industry average of 9.8%.

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

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

  • PowerShares Fundamental Pure Small Growth Portfolio ( PXSG ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is PXSG with an decrease of -0.17% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of SIX at 0.48%.



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: SIX , LYV , FUN , PXSG

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