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Ryanair Competitors

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Today's Range
$114.69
$118.15
50-Day Range
$102.88
$120.15
52-Week Range
$49.40
$121.40
Volume320,880 shs
Average Volume429,023 shs
Market Capitalization$26.14 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.61

Competitors

Ryanair (NASDAQ:RYAAY) Vs. LUV, DAL, UAL, AAL, AZUL, and ALK

Should you be buying RYAAY stock or one of its competitors? Companies in the industry of "air transportation, scheduled" are considered alternatives and competitors to Ryanair, including Southwest Airlines (LUV), Delta Air Lines (DAL), United Airlines (UAL), American Airlines Group (AAL), Azul (AZUL), and Alaska Air Group (ALK).

Southwest Airlines (NYSE:LUV) and Ryanair (NASDAQ:RYAAY) are both large-cap transportation companies, but which is the superior investment? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, valuation, dividends, earnings and profitability.

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of recent recommendations for Southwest Airlines and Ryanair, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Southwest Airlines021602.89
Ryanair15902.53

Southwest Airlines currently has a consensus price target of $59.4211, suggesting a potential downside of 4.62%. Ryanair has a consensus price target of $135.00, suggesting a potential upside of 16.47%. Given Ryanair's higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe Ryanair is more favorable than Southwest Airlines.

Insider and Institutional Ownership

74.0% of Southwest Airlines shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 45.4% of Ryanair shares are owned by institutional investors. 0.3% of Southwest Airlines shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Volatility and Risk

Southwest Airlines has a beta of 1.23, meaning that its stock price is 23% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Ryanair has a beta of 1.61, meaning that its stock price is 61% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Profitability

This table compares Southwest Airlines and Ryanair's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Southwest Airlines-12.94%-22.65%-7.23%
Ryanair-21.31%-6.78%-2.40%

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares Southwest Airlines and Ryanair's top-line revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Southwest Airlines$22.43 billion1.64$2.30 billion$4.2714.59
Ryanair$9.44 billion2.77$721.22 million$4.9723.32

Southwest Airlines has higher revenue and earnings than Ryanair. Southwest Airlines is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Ryanair, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Summary

Southwest Airlines beats Ryanair on 8 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

Ryanair (NASDAQ:RYAAY) and Delta Air Lines (NYSE:DAL) are both large-cap transportation companies, but which is the better business? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, earnings, dividends, risk, valuation and profitability.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of recent recommendations and price targets for Ryanair and Delta Air Lines, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Ryanair15902.53
Delta Air Lines181002.47

Ryanair currently has a consensus price target of $135.00, suggesting a potential upside of 16.47%. Delta Air Lines has a consensus price target of $47.8421, suggesting a potential upside of 3.31%. Given Ryanair's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, equities research analysts plainly believe Ryanair is more favorable than Delta Air Lines.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

45.4% of Ryanair shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 59.5% of Delta Air Lines shares are owned by institutional investors. 0.6% of Delta Air Lines shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Risk & Volatility

Ryanair has a beta of 1.61, meaning that its share price is 61% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Delta Air Lines has a beta of 1.45, meaning that its share price is 45% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Profitability

This table compares Ryanair and Delta Air Lines' net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Ryanair-21.31%-6.78%-2.40%
Delta Air Lines-42.88%-39.69%-5.82%

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares Ryanair and Delta Air Lines' top-line revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Ryanair$9.44 billion2.77$721.22 million$4.9723.32
Delta Air Lines$47.01 billion0.63$4.77 billion($10.76)-4.30

Delta Air Lines has higher revenue and earnings than Ryanair. Delta Air Lines is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Ryanair, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Summary

Ryanair beats Delta Air Lines on 8 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

Ryanair (NASDAQ:RYAAY) and United Airlines (NASDAQ:UAL) are both large-cap transportation companies, but which is the better business? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, earnings, dividends, risk, valuation and profitability.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of recent recommendations and price targets for Ryanair and United Airlines, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Ryanair15902.53
United Airlines55802.17

Ryanair currently has a consensus price target of $135.00, suggesting a potential upside of 16.47%. United Airlines has a consensus price target of $55.1111, suggesting a potential downside of 0.31%. Given Ryanair's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, equities research analysts plainly believe Ryanair is more favorable than United Airlines.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

45.4% of Ryanair shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 60.9% of United Airlines shares are owned by institutional investors. 0.4% of United Airlines shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Risk & Volatility

Ryanair has a beta of 1.61, meaning that its share price is 61% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, United Airlines has a beta of 1.63, meaning that its share price is 63% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Profitability

This table compares Ryanair and United Airlines' net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Ryanair-21.31%-6.78%-2.40%
United Airlines-19.85%-54.29%-8.93%

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares Ryanair and United Airlines' top-line revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Ryanair$9.44 billion2.77$721.22 million$4.9723.32
United Airlines$43.26 billion0.41$3.01 billion$12.054.59

United Airlines has higher revenue and earnings than Ryanair. United Airlines is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Ryanair, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Summary

United Airlines beats Ryanair on 8 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

Ryanair (NASDAQ:RYAAY) and American Airlines Group (NASDAQ:AAL) are both large-cap transportation companies, but which is the better business? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, earnings, dividends, risk, valuation and profitability.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of recent recommendations and price targets for Ryanair and American Airlines Group, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Ryanair15902.53
American Airlines Group48101.77

Ryanair currently has a consensus price target of $135.00, suggesting a potential upside of 16.47%. American Airlines Group has a consensus price target of $17.25, suggesting a potential downside of 22.99%. Given Ryanair's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, equities research analysts plainly believe Ryanair is more favorable than American Airlines Group.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

45.4% of Ryanair shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 44.4% of American Airlines Group shares are owned by institutional investors. 1.0% of American Airlines Group shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Risk & Volatility

Ryanair has a beta of 1.61, meaning that its share price is 61% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, American Airlines Group has a beta of 1.82, meaning that its share price is 82% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Profitability

This table compares Ryanair and American Airlines Group's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Ryanair-21.31%-6.78%-2.40%
American Airlines Group-25.56%N/A-11.06%

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares Ryanair and American Airlines Group's top-line revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Ryanair$9.44 billion2.77$721.22 million$4.9723.32
American Airlines Group$45.77 billion0.31$1.69 billion$4.904.57

American Airlines Group has higher revenue and earnings than Ryanair. American Airlines Group is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Ryanair, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Summary

Ryanair beats American Airlines Group on 8 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

Ryanair (NASDAQ:RYAAY) and Azul (NYSE:AZUL) are both transportation companies, but which is the better business? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, earnings, dividends, risk, valuation and profitability.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of recent recommendations and price targets for Ryanair and Azul, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Ryanair15902.53
Azul35302.00

Ryanair currently has a consensus price target of $135.00, suggesting a potential upside of 16.47%. Azul has a consensus price target of $22.88, suggesting a potential upside of 0.88%. Given Ryanair's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, equities research analysts plainly believe Ryanair is more favorable than Azul.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

45.4% of Ryanair shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 1.8% of Azul shares are owned by institutional investors. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Risk & Volatility

Ryanair has a beta of 1.61, meaning that its share price is 61% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Azul has a beta of 1.62, meaning that its share price is 62% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Profitability

This table compares Ryanair and Azul's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Ryanair-21.31%-6.78%-2.40%
Azul-118.30%N/A-17.03%

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares Ryanair and Azul's top-line revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Ryanair$9.44 billion2.77$721.22 million$4.9723.32
Azul$2.78 billion3.42$-608,940,000.00$2.638.62

Ryanair has higher revenue and earnings than Azul. Azul is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Ryanair, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Summary

Ryanair beats Azul on 9 of the 13 factors compared between the two stocks.

Ryanair (NASDAQ:RYAAY) and Alaska Air Group (NYSE:ALK) are both transportation companies, but which is the better business? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, earnings, dividends, risk, valuation and profitability.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of recent recommendations and price targets for Ryanair and Alaska Air Group, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Ryanair15902.53
Alaska Air Group011113.00

Ryanair currently has a consensus price target of $135.00, suggesting a potential upside of 16.47%. Alaska Air Group has a consensus price target of $70.1667, suggesting a potential upside of 0.47%. Given Ryanair's higher probable upside, equities research analysts plainly believe Ryanair is more favorable than Alaska Air Group.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

45.4% of Ryanair shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 73.1% of Alaska Air Group shares are owned by institutional investors. 0.5% of Alaska Air Group shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Risk & Volatility

Ryanair has a beta of 1.61, meaning that its share price is 61% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Alaska Air Group has a beta of 1.81, meaning that its share price is 81% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Profitability

This table compares Ryanair and Alaska Air Group's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Ryanair-21.31%-6.78%-2.40%
Alaska Air Group-13.96%-19.39%-5.51%

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares Ryanair and Alaska Air Group's top-line revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Ryanair$9.44 billion2.77$721.22 million$4.9723.32
Alaska Air Group$8.78 billion0.99$769 million$6.4210.88

Alaska Air Group has lower revenue, but higher earnings than Ryanair. Alaska Air Group is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Ryanair, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Summary

Alaska Air Group beats Ryanair on 10 of the 15 factors compared between the two stocks.


Ryanair Competitors List

Competitor NameCompetitor BTM RankCompetitor PriceCompetitor Price ChangeCompetitor Market CapCompetitor RevenueCompetitor P/E RatioCompetitor Indicator(s)
Southwest Airlines logo
LUV
Southwest Airlines
1.5$62.30+3.8%$36.84 billion$22.43 billion-22.33Gap Down
Delta Air Lines logo
DAL
Delta Air Lines
1.4$46.31+5.1%$29.62 billion$47.01 billion-2.37Gap Down
United Airlines logo
UAL
United Airlines
1.2$55.28+5.2%$17.89 billion$43.26 billion-3.36News Coverage
Gap Down
American Airlines Group logo
AAL
American Airlines Group
1.2$22.40+5.3%$14.37 billion$45.77 billion-1.62Gap Down
Azul logo
AZUL
Azul
1.0$22.68+2.8%$9.51 billion$2.78 billion-1.50Analyst Upgrade
Alaska Air Group logo
ALK
Alaska Air Group
1.5$69.84+3.8%$8.69 billion$8.78 billion-12.40Insider Selling
Gap Down
China Southern Airlines logo
ZNH
China Southern Airlines
0.7$33.00+1.7%$8.10 billion$22.33 billion-8.68
China Eastern Airlines logo
CEA
China Eastern Airlines
1.1$22.08+2.2%$7.23 billion$17.18 billion-4.91
JetBlue Airways logo
JBLU
JetBlue Airways
1.4$19.68+3.7%$6.23 billion$8.09 billion-6.50Gap Down
Allegiant Travel logo
ALGT
Allegiant Travel
1.4$229.20+2.8%$3.76 billion$1.84 billion-38.01Analyst Report
Copa logo
CPA
Copa
0.9$82.68+3.2%$3.50 billion$2.71 billion-8.23Analyst Upgrade
Spirit Airlines logo
SAVE
Spirit Airlines
1.3$34.97+5.7%$3.42 billion$3.83 billion-16.57Analyst Upgrade
News Coverage
Gap Down
SkyWest logo
SKYW
SkyWest
1.9$49.60+3.5%$2.50 billion$2.97 billion22.86Gap Down
Controladora Vuela Compañía de Aviación logo
VLRS
Controladora Vuela Compañía de Aviación
0.9$18.00+3.9%$1.94 billion$1.84 billion-11.11Gap Down
Gol Linhas Aéreas Inteligentes logo
GOL
Gol Linhas Aéreas Inteligentes
1.0$9.66+6.0%$1.72 billion$3.37 billion-1.53News Coverage
Gap Down
Hawaiian logo
HA
Hawaiian
1.2$24.63+3.9%$1.26 billion$2.83 billion-3.78Gap Down
EHang logo
EH
EHang
1.1$21.09+1.5%$1.15 billion$17.50 million-131.81Gap Up
Mesa Air Group logo
MESA
Mesa Air Group
1.8$10.58+4.5%$377.71 million$545.07 million13.56Earnings Announcement
Analyst Upgrade
Gap Down
This page was last updated on 5/15/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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