Seaworld Entertainment, Inc. (SEAS): John T Reilly , Chief Parks Operations Officer of Seaworld Entertainment, Inc. sold 1,214 shares on Apr 15, 2016. The Insider selling transaction was reported by the company on Apr 19, 2016 to the Securities and Exchange Commission. The shares were sold at $20.80 per share for a total value of $25,255.81 , the company said in a SEC Form 4 Filing.
Other Insider transactions have been reported by the company according to SEC Form 4, on Apr 19, 2016, John T Reilly (Chief Parks Operations Officer) sold 1,214 shares at $20.80 per share price.On Apr 5, 2016, Alessandro David F D (director) sold 106,285 shares at $20.79 per share price.Also, On Nov 18, 2015, Joel K Manby (director officer ) purchased 14,500 shares at $17.11 per share price.On Aug 7, 2015, Scott Helmstedter (Chief Creative Officer) sold 1,500 shares at $18.00 per share price.
SeaWorld Entertainment Inc: On Monday, Apr 18, 2016 heightened volatility was witnessed in SeaWorld Entertainment Inc which led to swings in the share price. The shares opened for trading at $20.72 and hit $20.91 on the upside , eventually ending the session at $20.85, with a gain of 0.48% or 0.1 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 14,35,740 shares. The 52-week high of the share price is $22.68 and the company has a market cap of $1,835 M . The 52-week low of the share price is at $16.86.
Company has been under the radar of several Street Analysts.SeaWorld Entertainment Inc is Downgraded by Citigroup to Neutral. Earlier the firm had a rating of Buy on the company shares. The Rating was issued on Apr 15, 2016.SeaWorld Entertainment Inc is Reiterated by Wedbush to Neutral and the brokerage firm has raised the Price Target to $ 21 from a previous price target of $19 .The Rating was issued on Apr 4, 2016.SeaWorld Entertainment Inc is Upgraded by Wells Fargo to Outperform. Earlier the firm had a rating of Market Perform on the company shares. The Rating was issued on Mar 18, 2016.
Currently the company Insiders own 2.8% of SeaWorld Entertainment Inc shares according to the proxy statements.Institutional Investors own 96.14% of SeaWorld Entertainment Inc shares.During last six month period, the net percent change held by insiders has seen a change of 5.23%.
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).