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seaworld entertainment inc (SEAS) Snapshot

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$18.69
Previous Close
$18.74
Day High
$18.77
Day Low
$18.33
52 Week High
03/7/14 - $35.22
52 Week Low
12/17/14 - $15.11
Market Cap
1.6B
Average Volume 10 Days
2.0M
EPS TTM
$0.69
Shares Outstanding
89.2M
EX-Date
01/9/15
P/E TM
26.9x
Dividend
$0.84
Dividend Yield
3.41%
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seaworld entertainment inc (SEAS) Details

SeaWorld Entertainment, Inc. operates as a theme park and entertainment company in the United States. The company operates marine-life theme park under the SeaWorld brand name in Orlando, San Antonio, and San Diego; Busch Gardens theme parks, which are family-oriented destinations with foreign geographic settings in Tampa and Williamsburg; Discovery Cove marine-life theme park in Langhorne; and Sesame Place, a seasonal park in Langhorne. It also operates water parks under the Aquatica brand name in Orlando, San Antonio, and San Diego; under the Adventure Island name in Tampa; and under the Water Country USA name in Williamsburg. In addition, the company operates its theme park under Shamu and Sea Rescue brand names. It owns and operates 11 destination and regional theme parks. The company was formerly known as SW Holdco, Inc. and changed its name to SeaWorld Entertainment, Inc. in December 2012. SeaWorld Entertainment, Inc. was founded in 1959 and is headquartered in Orlando, Florida.

5,000 Employees
Last Reported Date: 02/27/15
Founded in 1959

seaworld entertainment inc (SEAS) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Financial Officer
Total Annual Compensation: $363.0K
President of Orlando Park
Total Annual Compensation: $349.8K
Chief Legal & Corporate Affairs Officer, Gene...
Total Annual Compensation: $358.4K
Chief Parks Operations Officer
Total Annual Compensation: $354.2K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2013.

seaworld entertainment inc (SEAS) Key Developments

SeaWorld Entertainment, Inc. Announces Unaudited Consolidated Earnings Results for the Fourth Quarter and Full Year Ended December 31, 2014; Revises Capital Expenditure Guidance for 2015

SeaWorld Entertainment, Inc. announced unaudited consolidated earnings results for the fourth quarter and full year ended December 31, 2014. For the quarter, the company reported total revenue was $264.54 million against $271.96 million a year ago. The decrease in total revenue in the fourth quarter of 2014 was primarily driven by the decline in attendance, along with a decline in total revenue per capita to $60.60 in the fourth quarter of 2014 from $60.91 in the fourth quarter of 2013. Operating loss was $22.5 million against income of $0.505 million a year ago. Loss before income taxes was $42.84 million against $19.63 million a year ago. Net loss was $25.45 million against $12.97 million a year ago. Diluted loss per share was $0.29 against $0.14 a year ago. Adjusted EBITDA was $49.94 million against $46.64 million a year ago. Adjusted net loss was $17.81 million against $11.03 million a year ago. Adjusted diluted loss per share was $0.21 against $0.11 a year ago. Net cash used in operating activities was $8.41 million against net cash provided by operating activities of $13.48 million a year ago. Capital expenditure was $31.83 million against $40.406 million a year ago. Negative free cash flow was $40.24 million against $26.93 million a year ago. Negative adjusted free cash flow was $40.24 million against $26.93 million a year ago. For the year, the company reported total revenue was $1,377.81 million against $1,460.250 million a year ago. Operating income was $160.6 million against income of $197.87 million a year ago. Income before income taxes was $78.79 million against $77.63 million a year ago. Net income was $49.92 million against $51.92 million a year ago. Diluted earnings per share were $0.57 against $0.59 a year ago. Adjusted EBITDA was $370.100 million against $439.13 million a year ago. Adjusted net income was $59.4 million against $101.32 million a year ago. Adjusted diluted income per share was $0.68 against $1.16 a year ago. Net cash provided by operating activities was $261.53 million against $286.46 million a year ago. Capital expenditure was $154.64 million against $166.26 million a year ago. Free cash flow was $106.89 million against $120.203 million a year ago. Adjusted free cash flow was $106.89 million against $166.503 million a year ago. The company revised capital expenditure guidance for 2015 from the previously provided range of $185 million to $195 million, to $180 million to $190 million.

SeaWorld Entertainment, Inc. Announces Executive Appointments

SeaWorld Entertainment, Inc. announced changes in its operations management. These changes are part of the Company's previously announced business optimization plans. Daniel B. Brown becomes the Company's Chief Parks Operations Officer having operational oversight over all of the Company's theme parks. Donald W. Mills becomes Orlando Park President responsible for leading the Company's Orlando parks: SeaWorld, Discovery Cove and Aquatica. Current Orlando Park President Terry Prather moves to the Company's corporate team to become Senior Vice President of Operations with oversight of the safety, environmental, ride operations and standardization functions across the Company's parks. He will also work closely with the Company's zoological operations. Brown has been with the Company for nearly 40 years and has served as Park President for SeaWorld Orlando, Busch Gardens Tampa and Busch Gardens Williamsburg as well as Corporate Vice President of Operations. Mills has held a variety of positions in park and corporate leadership over a career that spans 40 years. He served as Park President of both the Busch Gardens Williamsburg and Busch Gardens Tampa parks and also led operations in parks including SeaWorld San Diego.

SeaWorld Entertainment, Inc. to Report Q4, 2014 Results on Feb 26, 2015

SeaWorld Entertainment, Inc. announced that they will report Q4, 2014 results at 9:00 AM, US Eastern Standard Time on Feb 26, 2015

 

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