Somewhat Favorable Media Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Impact SeaWorld Entertainment (SEAS) Stock Price
News articles about SeaWorld Entertainment (NYSE:SEAS) have trended somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm ranks the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than 20 million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. SeaWorld Entertainment earned a media sentiment score of 0.19 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news coverage about the company an impact score of 45.4499670692354 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the near future.
These are some of the news articles that may have impacted Accern Sentiment’s scoring:
- Investors Alert on SeaWorld Entertainment, Inc. (SEAS) – Wall Street Morning (wallstreetmorning.com)
- Annex Advisory Services Increased Philip Morris Intl (PM) Position By $720945; Armistice Capital Lowered Seaworld … – Hill Country Times (hillcountrytimes.com)
- SeaWorld Entertainment Inc (SEAS) Expected to Announce Earnings of -$0.18 Per Share (americanbankingnews.com)
- Year in Review: SeaWorld faced challenges, acquisition rumors in 2017 (bizjournals.com)
- $260.67 Million in Sales Expected for SeaWorld Entertainment Inc (SEAS) This Quarter (americanbankingnews.com)
SeaWorld Entertainment (NYSE:SEAS) opened at $13.84 on Friday. SeaWorld Entertainment has a 1 year low of $10.42 and a 1 year high of $20.13. The stock has a market capitalization of $1,250.00, a PE ratio of -6.10 and a beta of 0.73. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 5.04, a quick ratio of 0.45 and a current ratio of 0.57.
SeaWorld Entertainment (NYSE:SEAS) last announced its earnings results on Tuesday, November 7th. The company reported $0.64 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.78 by ($0.14). SeaWorld Entertainment had a negative net margin of 15.32% and a positive return on equity of 22.94%. The business had revenue of $437.70 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $453.58 million. During the same period in the prior year, the company earned $0.77 earnings per share. The company’s quarterly revenue was down 9.8% on a year-over-year basis. equities analysts predict that SeaWorld Entertainment will post -2.27 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.
Several research analysts have recently commented on the company. B. Riley reissued a “neutral” rating on shares of SeaWorld Entertainment in a research report on Wednesday, November 1st. Goldman Sachs Group reissued a “neutral” rating and issued a $12.00 price target on shares of SeaWorld Entertainment in a research report on Thursday, October 5th. BidaskClub raised SeaWorld Entertainment from a “strong sell” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Friday, November 10th. Janney Montgomery Scott reissued a “buy” rating on shares of SeaWorld Entertainment in a research report on Friday, October 6th. Finally, FBR & Co reissued a “hold” rating and issued a $14.00 price target on shares of SeaWorld Entertainment in a research report on Thursday, October 5th. Three equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, six have given a hold rating and five have assigned a buy rating to the company. The company has an average rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $15.73.
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SeaWorld Entertainment Company Profile
SeaWorld Entertainment, Inc is a theme park and entertainment company. The Company owns or licenses a portfolio of brands, including SeaWorld, Sea Rescue and Busch Gardens. As of December 31, 2016, the Company had a diversified portfolio of 12 destination and regional theme parks that are located across the United States.
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