NEW YORK (

TheStreet

) -- The ex-dividend date for

Six Flags Entertainment

(NYSE:

SIX

) is tomorrow, February 28, 2012. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 60 cents per share. At a price of $45.88 as of 9:35 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 5.2%.

The average volume for Six Flags Entertainment has been 291,400 shares per day over the past 30 days. Six Flags Entertainment has a market cap of $2.36 billion and is part of the

services

sector and

leisure

industry. Shares are up 12.2% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday.

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

hold

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its solid stock price performance, revenue growth and expanding profit margins. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including deteriorating net income, generally poor debt management and disappointing return on equity. You can view the full

Six Flags Entertainment Ratings Report

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