NASDAQ:ALGT - Allegiant Travel Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $141.36 +2.15 (+1.54 %) (As of 02/19/2019 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$139.21Today's Range$138.85 - $143.1452-Week Range$98.18 - $181.45Volume8,039 shsAverage Volume190,129 shsMarket Capitalization$2.28 billionP/E Ratio14.23Dividend Yield2.00%Beta0.91 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Allegiant Travel Company, a leisure travel company, focuses on the provision of travel services and products to residents of under-served cities in the United States. The company offers scheduled air transportation on limited frequency nonstop flights between under-served cities and leisure destinations. As of May 23, 2018, it operated a fleet of 99 Airbus aircraft. The company also provides air-related services and products in conjunction with air transportation, including convenience fees, baggage fees, advance seat assignments, travel protection products, change fees, priority boarding, food and beverage purchases on board, and other air-related services, as well as use of its call center for purchases. In addition, it offers third party travel products, such as hotel rooms, ground transportation, and attractions; and air transportation services through fixed fee agreements and charter service on a year-round and ad-hoc basis. Further, the company offers leases spare engines to a third party; and offers management solutions to golf courses. Allegiant Travel Company was founded in 1997 and is based in Las Vegas, Nevada. Receive ALGT News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for ALGT and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NASDAQ Industry Air transportation, scheduled Sub-IndustryAirlines SectorTransportation Current SymbolNASDAQ:ALGT Previous Symbol CUSIP01748X10 Webwww.allegiantair.com Phone702-851-7300Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio1.01 Current Ratio0.53 Quick Ratio0.50Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio14.23 Forward P/E Ratio10.25 P/E Growth0.44 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$1.67 billion Price / Sales1.37 Cash Flow$18.4302 per share Price / Cash Flow7.67 Book Value$34.08 per share Price / Book4.15Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$10.00 Net Income$161.80 million Net Margins9.70% Return on Equity25.58% Return on Assets6.84%Miscellaneous Employees3,951 Outstanding Shares16,160,000Market Cap$2.28 billion OptionableOptionable Allegiant Travel (NASDAQ:ALGT) Frequently Asked Questions What is Allegiant Travel's stock symbol? Allegiant Travel trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "ALGT." How often does Allegiant Travel pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Allegiant Travel? Allegiant Travel declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, January 30th. Investors of record on Friday, March 1st will be given a dividend of $0.70 per share on Thursday, March 14th. This represents a $2.80 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.97%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, February 28th. View Allegiant Travel's Dividend History. How will Allegiant Travel's stock buyback program work? Allegiant Travel announced that its Board of Directors has authorized a stock buyback program on Thursday, July 27th 2017, which allows the company to repurchase $100,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization allows the company to repurchase up to 4.3% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock repurchase programs are often an indication that the company's board believes its shares are undervalued. How were Allegiant Travel's earnings last quarter? Allegiant Travel (NASDAQ:ALGT) issued its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, January, 30th. The transportation company reported $2.56 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $2.47 by $0.09. The transportation company had revenue of $412.11 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $410.69 million. Allegiant Travel had a net margin of 9.70% and a return on equity of 25.58%. Allegiant Travel's revenue was up 8.7% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the company earned $5.18 EPS. View Allegiant Travel's Earnings History. When is Allegiant Travel's next earnings date? Allegiant Travel is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, April 24th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Allegiant Travel. What guidance has Allegiant Travel issued on next quarter's earnings? Allegiant Travel updated its FY19 earnings guidance on Wednesday, January, 30th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $13.25-14.75 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $12.85. Allegiant Travel also updated its FY 2019 guidance to $13.25-14.75 EPS. What price target have analysts set for ALGT? 11 Wall Street analysts have issued 12 month target prices for Allegiant Travel's stock. Their predictions range from $117.00 to $180.00. On average, they expect Allegiant Travel's share price to reach $152.8182 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 7.6% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Allegiant Travel. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Allegiant Travel? 11 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Allegiant Travel in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 3 hold ratings and 7 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Allegiant Travel. What are Wall Street analysts saying about Allegiant Travel stock? Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Allegiant Travel stock: 1. According to Zacks Investment Research, "Allegiant is being aided by constant efforts to modernize its fleet. In line with its fleet-modernization efforts, the carrier is not only adding new and more efficient planes but retiring old ones. Allegiant aims to maintain an all-airbus fleet by year-end and increase efficiences. The company intends to improve the flying experience of passengers by maintaining a single-fleet type. Additionally, Allegiant's efforts to reward shareholders in the form of share buybacks and dividend payments are encouraging. The Zacks Consensus Estimate for current-quarter earnings has increased 3.6% over the last 60 days. This reflects the positivity surrounding the stock. Despite such positives, we are concerned about the company's high debt levels. In fact, shares of the company have underperformed the industry it belongs to in the past year." (12/31/2018) 2. Stifel Nicolaus analysts commented, "Dunkin’ Brands (DNKN) announced 2Q18 (June) pro forma EPS of $0.77, which beat our Street-matching $0.74 estimate. Aggressive buybacks added $0.02 to EPS relative to our pre-release model, with the remaining $0.01 beat due to a revenue beat." (7/26/2018) Has Allegiant Travel been receiving favorable news coverage? Media coverage about ALGT stock has trended somewhat positive on Tuesday, InfoTrie reports. The research firm identifies negative and positive press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Allegiant Travel earned a news sentiment score of 0.9 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave headlines about the transportation company a news buzz of 4.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near term. Who are some of Allegiant Travel's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Allegiant Travel include China Southern Airlines (ZNH), Alaska Air Group (ALK), LATAM Airlines Group (LTM), INTL CONS AIRL/S (ICAGY), easyJet (EJTTF), CATHAY PAC AIRW/S (CPCAY), JetBlue Airways (JBLU), Air France-KLM (AFLYY), Copa (CPA), SkyWest (SKYW), Gol Linhas Aereas Inteligentes (GOL), Hawaiian (HA), Controladora Vuela Co Avcn SA CV (VLRS), Avianca (AVH) and Mesa Air Group (MESA). Who are Allegiant Travel's key executives? Allegiant Travel's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Maurice J. Gallagher Jr., Chairman & CEO (Age 69)Mr. John T. Redmond, Pres & Director (Age 60)Mr. Scott D. Sheldon, Exec. VP, CFO & COO (Age 41)Mr. Gregory Clark Anderson, Sr. VP, Treasury, Principal Accounting Officer & Sec. (Age 37)Mr. Robert P. Wilson III, Exec. VP & Chief Information Officer Who are Allegiant Travel's major shareholders? Allegiant Travel's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (11.31%), Diamond Hill Capital Management Inc. (3.70%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (2.88%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.33%), Northern Trust Corp (1.08%) and GW&K Investment Management LLC (1.02%). Company insiders that own Allegiant Travel stock include Gary Ellmer, Gregory Clark Anderson, John Redmond, Jude Bricker, Maurice J Gallagher Jr, Robert Paul Wilson III and Scott Sheldon. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Allegiant Travel. Which major investors are selling Allegiant Travel stock? ALGT stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including New York State Common Retirement Fund, Royce & Associates LP, GW&K Investment Management LLC, Bank of America Corp DE, GSA Capital Partners LLP, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Public Employees Retirement System of Ohio and Capital Investment Services of America Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Allegiant Travel company stock in the last year include Gary Ellmer, Gregory Clark Anderson, Maurice J Gallagher Jr, Robert Paul Wilson III and Scott Sheldon. View Insider Buying and Selling for Allegiant Travel. Which major investors are buying Allegiant Travel stock? ALGT stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Assenagon Asset Management S.A., Diamond Hill Capital Management Inc., Millennium Management LLC, Tyvor Capital LLC, Royal London Asset Management Ltd., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Altimeter Capital Management LP and Altimeter Capital Management LP. View Insider Buying and Selling for Allegiant Travel. How do I buy shares of Allegiant Travel? Shares of ALGT can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab. What is Allegiant Travel's stock price today? One share of ALGT stock can currently be purchased for approximately $142.03. How big of a company is Allegiant Travel? Allegiant Travel has a market capitalization of $2.30 billion and generates $1.67 billion in revenue each year. The transportation company earns $161.80 million in net income (profit) each year or $10.00 on an earnings per share basis. Allegiant Travel employs 3,951 workers across the globe. What is Allegiant Travel's official website? The official website for Allegiant Travel is http://www.allegiantair.com. How can I contact Allegiant Travel? Allegiant Travel's mailing address is 1201 NORTH TOWN CENTER DRIVE, LAS VEGAS NV, 89144. The transportation company can be reached via phone at 702-851-7300. MarketBeat Community Rating for Allegiant Travel (NASDAQ ALGT)Community Ranking: 2.3 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 387 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 462 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 849MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Allegiant Travel and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe ALGT will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe ALGT will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. 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