TheStreet Lowers SeaWorld Entertainment, Inc


4,101,244 shares of the company traded hands. Stifel Nicolaus decreased their price target on shares of SeaWorld Entertainment from $23.00 to $16.00 and set a buy rating on the stock in a research report on Wednesday.

Several other large investors have also made changes to their positions in the stock. Legal & General Group Plc now owns 79,755 shares of the company's stock worth $1,458,000 after buying an additional 1,352 shares during the period. Finally, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP boosted its position in shares of SeaWorld Entertainment by 9.8% in the first quarter.

SeaWorld Entertainment, (NYSE:SEAS) had the target price trimmed by Stifel Nicolaus from $23.00 to $16.00 in a study note released on early Wednesday morning, .

As of the end of the quarter Tiaa Cref Investment Management LLC had acquired 2,500 shares growing its stake by 1.4%. Shares were disposed in a price range of $18.20, amounting to $54,600.00. after the sale, the CFO has an ownership of 275,435 company stock worth at $5,012,917. during the last ninety days, executive have bought 3,339,675 stocks of company shares worth at $59,861,537. Teachers Advisors LLC increased its position in shares of SeaWorld Entertainment by 2.7% in the fourth quarter.

SeaWorld Entertainment (NYSE:SEAS) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, May 9th. Oppenheimer Asset Management Inc. increased its position in shares of SeaWorld Entertainment by 3.0% in the second quarter. Geode Capital Management LLC now owns 490,640 shares of the company's stock valued at $8,963,000 after buying an additional 16,168 shares during the last quarter. Kcg reported 0.01% of its portfolio in SeaWorld Entertainment Inc (NYSE:SEAS). Barrow Hanley Mewhinney Strauss Limited Com reported 0.21% in SeaWorld Entertainment Inc (NYSE:SEAS). The stock rose 0.39% or $0.05 reaching $12.73 per share.

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As of the latest earnings report the EPS was $-2.15 and is projected to be $-0.67 for the current year with 85,428,000 shares now outstanding. The firm had revenue of $373.80 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $395.24 million. SeaWorld Entertainment had a positive return on equity of 20.65% and a negative net margin of 13.95%. Likewise, the upbeat performance for the last quarter was 18.63% and for the full year it was 382.08%. During the same quarter past year, the firm earned $0.21 EPS.

SeaWorld Entertainment Inc has a 52 week low of $11.10 and a 52 week high of $20.13 with a P/E ratio of 112.92 The company's market cap is now $0.

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07/18/2017 - SeaWorld Entertainment, Inc. was upgraded to "neutral" by analysts at Goldman Sachs. They now have a United States dollars 16 price target on the stock. Citigroup maintained SeaWorld Entertainment Inc (NYSE:SEAS) on Monday, September 14 with "Buy" rating. Three investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, seven have given a hold rating and six have given a buy rating to the company. Also, major shareholder Hill Path Capital Partners Lp purchased 362,025 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Thursday, May 18th. The purchase was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is available through the SEC website. (NYSE:SEAS). This is based on a 1-5 scale where 1 indicates a Strong Buy and 5 a Strong Sell. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Friday, April 21 by Stifel Nicolaus. AXA has an ownership of 170,600 stocks of the firms shares valued $2,776,000 after scooping up an extra 9,700 shares through out the quarter. The disclosure for this purchase can be found here. This gauge is crucial in determining whether investors are moved toward the direction of buying more of the stock, or else doing the contradictory side and selling more of the stock.

SeaWorld Entertainment, Inc is a theme park and entertainment company. The Firm owns or licenses a portfolio of brands, including SeaWorld, Sea Rescue and Busch Gardens.