NEW YORK (

TheStreet

) -- The ex-dividend date for

Six Flags Entertainment

(NYSE:

SIX

) is tomorrow, May 24, 2012. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 60 cents per share. At a price of $43.66 as of 9:30 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 5.4%.

The average volume for Six Flags Entertainment has been 282,100 shares per day over the past 30 days. Six Flags Entertainment has a market cap of $2.38 billion and is part of the

services

sector and

leisure

industry. Shares are up 5.9% year to date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Six Flags Entertainment Corporation owns and operates regional theme, water, and zoological parks. The company's parks offers various selection of state-of-the-art and traditional thrill rides, water attractions, themed areas, concerts and shows, restaurants, game venues, and retail outlets.

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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 increase in net income, revenue growth and good cash flow from operations. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including disappointing return on equity and generally poor debt management. You can view the full

Six Flags Entertainment Ratings Report

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