SeaWorld Entertainment, Inc. (NYSE:SEAS) Downgraded to "Hold" at ValuEngine

The 50 day moving average was down by -2.944% and the 200 day average went down $-3.19 or -19.725%.

SEAS has been the subject of a number of analyst reports. ValuEngine upgraded shares of SeaWorld Entertainment from a "sell" rating to a "hold" rating in a research note on Friday, June 2nd.

SeaWorld Entertainment, Inc. has a consensus outperform rating from 14 Wall Street analysts, and the number of shares now sold short amount to at least 44.84% of shares outstanding. Janney Montgomery Scott reissued a "buy" rating and issued a $25.00 price target on shares of SeaWorld Entertainment in a research report on Friday, June 16th. Goldman Sachs Group, Inc.

Based on the latest notes released to investors, 4 analysts have issued a rating of "buy", 1 analysts "outperform", 7 analysts "hold", 2 analysts "underperform" and 0 analysts "sell". The company has an average rating of "Hold" and a consensus target price of $17.42. The stock was purchased at an average cost of $15.52 per share, for a total transaction of $997,936.00. The stock's price is $13.02 and their relative strength index (RSI) stands at 47.99. The disclosure for this purchase can be found here.

The company is trading down by 1.853% percent from yesterday's close. Corporate insiders own 3.40% of the company's stock.

A number of large investors have recently bought and sold shares of SEAS. Also, major shareholder Hill Path Capital Partners Co- acquired 64,300 shares of SeaWorld Entertainment stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, July 5th. Van Berkom & Associates Inc. purchased a new position in SeaWorld Entertainment during the first quarter valued at approximately $54,199,000.

On Thursday, August 10th, Hill Path Capital Partners Lp acquired 352,800 shares of SeaWorld Entertainment stock. Finally, Penn Capital Management Co.

TRADEMARK VIOLATION WARNING: "SeaWorld Entertainment, Inc". Penn Capital Management Co. Oppenheimer Asset Management Inc. now owns 26,292 shares of the company's stock valued at $428,000 after purchasing an additional 770 shares in the last quarter.

SeaWorld Entertainment (NYSE:SEAS) last posted its earnings results on Tuesday, August 8th. 1,121,886 shares of the company's stock traded hands.

The stock's 50 day moving average is 13.37 and its 200 day moving average is 16.16. The stock's market capitalization is 1.14B. SeaWorld Entertainment, Inc. (SEAS) has made its way to a 12-month gain of 4.59%. The company reported $1.09 EPS for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.32 by $0.77. The company had revenue of $373.80 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $395.24 million. SeaWorld Entertainment had a negative net margin of 13.95% and a positive return on equity of 23.32%. The company's revenue was up.7% compared to the same quarter past year. During the same period in the prior year, the company earned $0.21 earnings per share. Equities research analysts forecast that SeaWorld Entertainment will post ($1.13) earnings per share for the current year. The legal version of this piece of content can be viewed at https://www.dispatchtribunal.com/2017/09/15/insider-buying-seaworld-entertainment-inc-seas-major-shareholder-purchases-5562808-02-in-stock.html. If you are accessing this report on another site, it was illegally stolen and republished in violation of United States & worldwide trademark & copyright law.

SeaWorld Entertainment, Inc.is a theme park and entertainment company. It owns or licenses a portfolio of brands, including SeaWorld, Sea Rescue and Busch Gardens. It has a diversified portfolio of approximately 10 destination and regional theme parks that are located across the United States.