NEW YORK (

TheStreet

) -- The ex-dividend date for

Six Flags Entertainment

(NYSE:

SIX

) is tomorrow, September 1, 2011. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 6 cents per share. At a price of $34.35 as of 9:34 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 0.7%.

The average volume for Six Flags Entertainment has been 564,200 shares per day over the past 30 days. Six Flags Entertainment has a market cap of $1.9 billion and is part of the

services

sector and

leisure

industry. Shares are up 24.9% year to date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Six Flags Entertainment Corporation owns and operates regional theme, water, and zoological parks in North America. As of December 31, 2010, the company operated 19 parks.

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TheStreet Ratings rates Six Flags Entertainment as a

sell

. The company's weaknesses can be seen in multiple areas, such as its deteriorating net income, generally weak debt management, disappointing return on equity and feeble growth in its earnings per share. You can view the full

Six Flags Entertainment Ratings Report

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