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Business Description

Industry: Travel & Leisure » Leisure    NAICS: 713110    SIC: 7996
Traded in other countries:W2L.Germany,
SeaWorld Entertainment Inc is a theme park and entertainment company. It delivers personal, interactive and educational experiences that blend imagination with nature and enable its customers to celebrate, connect with and care for the natural world.

SeaWorld Entertainment, Inc. was incorporated in Delaware on October 2, 2009 to effect the purchase of all the outstanding equity interests of Busch Entertainment LLC and affiliates from Anheuser-Busch Companies, Inc. The company, through its wholly owned subsidiary SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment, Inc., owns and operates ten theme parks within the United States. It is owned by ten limited partnerships, owned by affiliates of The Blackstone Group L.P. and certain co-investors. Till now, the company has built a diversified portfolio of 11 premier destination and regional theme parks that are grouped in key markets across the United States. In addition to theme parks, the company is also building its brand in media, entertainment and consumer products. The Company operates SeaWorld theme parks in Orlando, Florida; San Antonio, Texas; and San Diego, California; and Busch Gardens theme parks in Tampa, Florida; and Williamsburg, Virginia. It also operates water park attractions, including Aquatica in Orlando, Florida; Adventure Island in Tampa, Florida, and Water Country USA in Williamsburg, Virginia. In addition, it operates Discovery Cove, a reservations-only attraction offering interaction with marine animals and Sesame Place, a seasonal park in Langhorne, Pennsylvania. The company derives its revenues from the ticket sales as well as the in-park per capita spending for culinary, merchandise and other in-park experiences.


Forward PE Ratio 36.50
SEAS's Forward PE Ratio is ranked lower than
92% of the 165 Companies
in the Global Leisure industry.

( Industry Median: 17.45 vs. SEAS: 36.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward PE Ratio only.

Dividend & Buy Back

Dividend Yield % 3.92
SEAS's Dividend Yield % is ranked higher than
75% of the 786 Companies
in the Global Leisure industry.

( Industry Median: 2.36 vs. SEAS: 3.92 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield % only.
SEAS' s Dividend Yield % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 0 Max: 3.93
Current: 3.92
5-Year Yield-on-Cost % 3.91
SEAS's 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % is ranked higher than
64% of the 939 Companies
in the Global Leisure industry.

( Industry Median: 2.82 vs. SEAS: 3.91 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % only.
SEAS' s 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 0 Max: 3.93
Current: 3.91

Valuation & Return


More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $1,345
EPS (TTM) $ -0.15
Short Percentage of Float31.64%
52-Week Range $11.77 - 21.85
Shares Outstanding (Mil)88.97

Analyst Estimate

Dec16 Dec17 Dec18
Revenue (Mil $) 1,345 1,358 1,410
EPS ($) 0.26 0.51 0.96
EPS without NRI ($) 0.26 0.51 0.96
EPS Growth Rate
(Future 3Y To 5Y Estimate)
Dividends per Share ($) 0.52
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Articles On GuruFocus.com
Mario Cibelli Adds to Stakes in SeaWorld, Fidelity National Financial Jun 09 2015 
James Barrow Wheels and Deals in Third Quarter Nov 13 2014 
Corsair Capital Q2 2014 Pitch For Seaworld Entertainment Aug 01 2014 
10 Stocks Enticing Investors with Higher Dividends May 19 2014 
Weekly 3-Year Lows Highlight: SEAS, AMTG, AHH, NCTY, CDXS Dec 30 2013 
5-year lows: Blackberry Ltd, Buenaventura Mining Company Inc, SeaWorld Entertainment Inc, AU Optroni Dec 09 2013 
Weekly 3-Year Low Highlights: SEAS, RBA, PGEM, WLH Sep 02 2013 

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