SeaWorld Parks and Entertainment reports declines in attendance and revenue for second quarter

Posted Wednesday, August 13, 2014 3:32 PM | Contributed by birdhombre

Stung by disappointing attendance at its parks in Orlando and San Diego, SeaWorld Entertainment Inc. said Wednesday it will continue battling controversy over its captive killer whales as it makes new investments in its attractions. Overall attendance at the company's 11 parks increased just 0.3 percent. Visitors shelled out less money too, despite SeaWorld's strategy of pursuing revenue growth through per-guest spending. Revenue dropped to $405.2 million from $411.3 million.

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