SeaWorld Entertainment (SEAS) : 8 analysts are covering SeaWorld Entertainment (SEAS) and their average rating on the stock is 2.63, which is read as a Hold. 3 equity analysts believe that the stock has a bright future and the price doesnt capture all of its upside, hence they rate the stock as a Strong Buy. A Zacks Investment Research rank of 5, which recommends a Strong Sell affirms that they expect a large upside in the stock from the current levels. However, 1 analysts consider that the stock has more downward risks ahead, hence, they suggest a Strong Sell on the stock. 1 more analyst has given the stock a Sell recommendation. A total of 3 brokerage firms believe that the stock is fairly valued, hence they advise a Hold on the stock.
SeaWorld Entertainment (SEAS) stock is expected to deviate a maximum of $1.71 from the average target price of $14.5 for the short term period. 7 Street Experts have initiated coverage on the stock with the most promising target being $17 and the most muted being $12.
Also, In the latest statement by the brokerage house, Citigroup maintains its outlook on SeaWorld Entertainment (NYSE:SEAS). The current rating of the shares is Neutral, according to the research report released by the firm. The brokerage firm lowers the price target from $15 per share to $14 per share. The rating by the firm was issued on August 16, 2016.
SeaWorld Entertainment (NYSE:SEAS): The stock opened in the green at $12.66 on Thursday, but the bulls found it difficult to push the prices higher. The stock reached a high of $12.81 and a low of $12.59 for the day. The stock did not find buyers even at the lows and closed at $12.62 recording a loss of -0.16%. 775,366 shares exchanged hands during the trading day. The stock had closed at $12.64 in the previous days trading.
SeaWorld Entertainment, Inc. (SeaWorld) is a theme park and entertainment company. It owns or licenses a portfolio of brands including SeaWorld, Shamu and Busch Gardens. It has 11 destination and regional theme parks that are located across the United States. Its theme parks feature an array of rides, shows and other attractions. 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. The Company operates water park attractions in Orlando, Florida (Aquatica); San Diego, California (Aquatica); Tampa, Florida (Adventure Island), and Williamsburg, Virginia (Water Country USA). The Company also operates a reservations-only attraction offering interaction with marine animals (Discovery Cove) and a seasonal park in Langhorne, Pennsylvania (Sesame Place).