Six Flags, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: SIXF) announced today that its common stock will commence trading on the OTC Bulletin Board under the ticker symbol "SIXF" on Monday, April 20, 2009.
The Company’s Preferred Income Equity Redeemable Shares (PIERS) will also be traded on the OTC Bulletin Board under the ticker symbol "SIXFP". The New York Stock Exchange will suspend trading of the Company’s common stock and PIERS and the common stock ticker symbol "SIX" and PIERS ticker symbol "SIX-PRB" will each be discontinued prior to market open on Monday, April 20, 2009.
Information regarding trading of the Company’s common stock and PIERS on the OTC Bulletin Board may be obtained at www.otcbb.com.
About Six Flags
Six Flags, Inc. is the world’s largest regional theme park company with 20 parks across the United States, Mexico and Canada, and soon will be expanding beyond North America with destinations in Dubai and Qatar. Since 1961, hundreds of millions of families have trusted Six Flags to combine friendly-clean-fast-safe service with affordable, value-packed thrills, record-shattering roller coasters and special events like the Summer Concert Series, Fright Fest and Holiday in the Park. Six Flags’ wide array of entertainment options reaches all demographics – families, teens, tweens and thrill seekers alike – featuring themed attractions based on skateboarding legend Tony Hawk, the ultimate daredevil Evel Knievel, movie franchises The Dark Knight and The Mummy; as well as world-renowned, kid-friendly brands including Looney Tunes, the Justice League of America, The Wiggles and Thomas the Tank Engine.
Six Flags continues to develop new avenues for growth, acquiring ownership and management of Dick Clark Productions, producer of such perennial television hits as the American Music Awards, the Golden Globe Awards, the Academy of Country Music Awards, Dick Clark’s New Year’s Rockin’ Eve and So You Think You Can Dance. Six Flags, Inc. is a publicly-traded corporation headquartered in New York City.