Six Flags Entertainment Corporation New (SIX) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for February 24, 2014
Six Flags Entertainment Corporation New ( SIX ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 24, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.47 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 10, 2014. Shareholders who purchased SIX stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an -47.78% decrease from the same period a year ago.
The previous trading day's last sale of SIX was $39.88, representing a -3.86% decrease from the 52 week high of $41.48 and a 25.17% 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 SeaWorld Entertainment, Inc. ( SEAS ). SIX's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.21. Zacks Investment Research reports SIX's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as -47.43%, compared to an industry average of 10.4%.