Six Flags Entertainment Corporation New (SIX) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for August 29, 2017
Six Flags Entertainment Corporation New ( SIX ) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 29, 2017. A cash dividend payment of $0.64 per share is scheduled to be paid on September 11, 2017. Shareholders who purchased SIX prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that SIX has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $53.07, the dividend yield is 4.82%.
The previous trading day's last sale of SIX was $53.07, representing a -18.59% decrease from the 52 week high of $65.19 and a 11.47% increase over the 52 week low of $47.61.
SIX is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Vail Resorts, Inc. ( MTN ) and Live Nation Entertainment, Inc. ( LYV ). SIX's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.07. Zacks Investment Research reports SIX's forecasted earnings growth in 2017 as 56.09%, compared to an industry average of 11.6%.