United Parks & Resorts Inc.

NYSE:PRKS Stock Report

Market Cap: US$3.2b

United Parks & Resorts Management

Management criteria checks 3/4

United Parks & Resorts' CEO is Marc Swanson, appointed in Apr 2020, has a tenure of 4.08 years. total yearly compensation is $1.11M, comprised of 40.7% salary and 59.3% bonuses, including company stock and options. directly owns 0.27% of the company’s shares, worth $8.48M. The average tenure of the management team and the board of directors is 1.3 years and 5.7 years respectively.

Key information

Marc Swanson

Chief executive officer

US$1.1m

Total compensation

CEO salary percentage40.7%
CEO tenure4.1yrs
CEO ownership0.3%
Management average tenure1.3yrs
Board average tenure5.7yrs

Recent management updates

Recent updates

United Parks & Resorts Inc. (NYSE:PRKS) Just Released Its First-Quarter Results And Analysts Are Updating Their Estimates

May 11
United Parks & Resorts Inc. (NYSE:PRKS) Just Released Its First-Quarter Results And Analysts Are Updating Their Estimates

United Parks & Resorts: EBITDA To See Healthy Growth In FY24

Apr 18

Estimating The Fair Value Of United Parks & Resorts Inc. (NYSE:PRKS)

Apr 10
Estimating The Fair Value Of United Parks & Resorts Inc. (NYSE:PRKS)

Is There Now An Opportunity In United Parks & Resorts Inc. (NYSE:PRKS)?

Mar 22
Is There Now An Opportunity In United Parks & Resorts Inc. (NYSE:PRKS)?

United Parks & Resorts (NYSE:PRKS) Is Investing Its Capital With Increasing Efficiency

Feb 17
United Parks & Resorts (NYSE:PRKS) Is Investing Its Capital With Increasing Efficiency

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Jan 07
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Dec 20
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SeaWorld Entertainment: Taking The Necessary Steps To Restore Its Good Reputation

Dec 20

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Dec 02
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SeaWorld Entertainment: Exciting Projects Ahead

Nov 29

Returns On Capital Are A Standout For SeaWorld Entertainment (NYSE:SEAS)

Nov 05
Returns On Capital Are A Standout For SeaWorld Entertainment (NYSE:SEAS)

SeaWorld Entertainment: Watch Attendance And Debt As New Normal Sets In

Sep 19

SeaWorld Entertainment, Inc.'s (NYSE:SEAS) Intrinsic Value Is Potentially 73% Above Its Share Price

Sep 08
SeaWorld Entertainment, Inc.'s (NYSE:SEAS) Intrinsic Value Is Potentially 73% Above Its Share Price

At US$51.18, Is It Time To Put SeaWorld Entertainment, Inc. (NYSE:SEAS) On Your Watch List?

Aug 15
At US$51.18, Is It Time To Put SeaWorld Entertainment, Inc. (NYSE:SEAS) On Your Watch List?

We Like SeaWorld Entertainment's (NYSE:SEAS) Returns And Here's How They're Trending

Jul 28
We Like SeaWorld Entertainment's (NYSE:SEAS) Returns And Here's How They're Trending

SeaWorld Entertainment: Enters International Waters But Lacks Domestic Visitors

Jun 21

SeaWorld Entertainment, Inc.'s (NYSE:SEAS) Intrinsic Value Is Potentially 34% Above Its Share Price

Jun 09
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Is There Now An Opportunity In SeaWorld Entertainment, Inc. (NYSE:SEAS)?

May 04
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Under The Bonnet, SeaWorld Entertainment's (NYSE:SEAS) Returns Look Impressive

Apr 16
Under The Bonnet, SeaWorld Entertainment's (NYSE:SEAS) Returns Look Impressive

Here's Why We Think SeaWorld Entertainment (NYSE:SEAS) Is Well Worth Watching

Mar 16
Here's Why We Think SeaWorld Entertainment (NYSE:SEAS) Is Well Worth Watching

SeaWorld Entertainment gets new CFO and makes other transitions

Jan 27

SeaWorld Entertainment: New Thrills Bring Upside Hopes For 2023

Jan 18

SeaWorld Entertainment, Inc. (NYSE:SEAS) Screens Well But There Might Be A Catch

Jan 18
SeaWorld Entertainment, Inc. (NYSE:SEAS) Screens Well But There Might Be A Catch

Investors Should Be Encouraged By SeaWorld Entertainment's (NYSE:SEAS) Returns On Capital

Dec 26
Investors Should Be Encouraged By SeaWorld Entertainment's (NYSE:SEAS) Returns On Capital

Here's Why SeaWorld Entertainment (NYSE:SEAS) Has Caught The Eye Of Investors

Nov 11
Here's Why SeaWorld Entertainment (NYSE:SEAS) Has Caught The Eye Of Investors

SeaWorld Entertainment: Still A Great Prospect

Nov 07

SeaWorld Entertainment (NYSE:SEAS) Is Very Good At Capital Allocation

Sep 19
SeaWorld Entertainment (NYSE:SEAS) Is Very Good At Capital Allocation

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Aug 29

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Jul 29

SeaWorld Entertainment (NYSE:SEAS) Is Very Good At Capital Allocation

Jun 05
SeaWorld Entertainment (NYSE:SEAS) Is Very Good At Capital Allocation

SeaWorld Entertainment: Ignore Short-Term Pain

May 29

SeaWorld Entertainment, Inc. (NYSE:SEAS) Shares Could Be 29% Below Their Intrinsic Value Estimate

Mar 07
SeaWorld Entertainment, Inc. (NYSE:SEAS) Shares Could Be 29% Below Their Intrinsic Value Estimate

CEO Compensation Analysis

How has Marc Swanson's remuneration changed compared to United Parks & Resorts's earnings?
DateTotal CompensationSalaryCompany Earnings
Mar 31 2024n/an/a

US$239m

Dec 31 2023US$1mUS$450k

US$234m

Sep 30 2023n/an/a

US$243m

Jun 30 2023n/an/a

US$254m

Mar 31 2023n/an/a

US$284m

Dec 31 2022US$1mUS$450k

US$291m

Sep 30 2022n/an/a

US$314m

Jun 30 2022n/an/a

US$281m

Mar 31 2022n/an/a

US$292m

Dec 31 2021US$2mUS$433k

US$257m

Sep 30 2021n/an/a

US$139m

Jun 30 2021n/an/a

-US$42m

Mar 31 2021n/an/a

-US$301m

Dec 31 2020US$2mUS$357k

-US$312m

Sep 30 2020n/an/a

-US$291m

Jun 30 2020n/an/a

-US$114m

Mar 31 2020n/an/a

US$70m

Dec 31 2019US$3mUS$365k

US$89m

Sep 30 2019n/an/a

US$103m

Jun 30 2019n/an/a

US$101m

Mar 31 2019n/an/a

US$71m

Dec 31 2018US$1mUS$350k

US$45m

Sep 30 2018n/an/a

US$35m

Jun 30 2018n/an/a

-US$6m

Mar 31 2018n/an/a

-US$204m

Dec 31 2017US$1mUS$309k

-US$202m

Compensation vs Market: Marc's total compensation ($USD1.11M) is below average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD6.66M).

Compensation vs Earnings: Marc's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.


CEO

Marc Swanson (52 yo)

4.1yrs

Tenure

US$1,106,531

Compensation

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Leadership Team

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Marc Swanson
Chief Executive Officer4.1yrsUS$1.11m0.27%
$ 8.5m
James Forrester
Interim CFO & Treasurer1.3yrsUS$823.60k0.018%
$ 562.4k
Kyle Miller
Chief Parks Operation Officer – Florida Parks1.3yrsUS$963.03k0.057%
$ 1.8m
Byron Surrett
Chief Parks Operations Officer – Non-Florida Parks1.3yrsUS$948.35k0.022%
$ 688.9k
Shekufeh Boyle
Chief Accounting Officer1.3yrsno data0.020%
$ 618.2k
Matthew Stroud
Vice President of Investor Relationsno datano datano data
George Taylor
Chief Legal Officer14.3yrsUS$627.52k0.17%
$ 5.5m
Marisa Thalberg
Chief Marketing & Communications Officer1.1yrsno datano data
Jayson Maxwell
Interim Chief Human Resources Officerless than a yearno data0.0020%
$ 64.0k
Christopher Dold
Chief Zoological Officer8.1yrsUS$520.90k0.094%
$ 3.0m
Mike Denninger
Senior Vice President of Attractions6.2yrsno datano data
Christopher Finazzo
Chief Commercial Officer2.3yrsUS$7.27m0.065%
$ 2.0m

1.3yrs

Average Tenure

52yo

Average Age

Experienced Management: PRKS's management team is not considered experienced ( 1.3 years average tenure), which suggests a new team.


Board Members

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Thomas Moloney
Independent Director9.3yrsUS$374.16k0.056%
$ 1.8m
Ronald Bension
Independent Director8.1yrsUS$368.28k0.030%
$ 961.2k
Nathaniel Lipman
Independent Directorless than a yearno data0%
$ 0
Kimberly Schaefer
Independent Director3.4yrsUS$390.41k0.00019%
$ 6.0k
William Gray
Independent Director9.4yrsUS$439.65k0.056%
$ 1.8m
Scott Ross
Independent Non-Executive Chairman6.5yrsUS$554.91k0.11%
$ 3.4m
James Chambers
Independent Director4.9yrsUS$398.45k0.052%
$ 1.6m
Yoshikazu Maruyama
Independent Director6.9yrsUS$393.29k0.024%
$ 756.6k
Neha Narang
Independent Director4.5yrsUS$346.02k0.0086%
$ 271.1k
Timothy Hartnett
Lead Independent Director3.4yrsUS$804.64k0.017%
$ 550.1k

5.7yrs

Average Tenure

56.5yo

Average Age

Experienced Board: PRKS's board of directors are considered experienced (5.7 years average tenure).


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