SkyWest Company Profile (NASDAQ:SKYW)

About SkyWest

SkyWest logoSkywest, Inc. is a holding company for approximately two scheduled passenger airline operations and an aircraft leasing company. The Company operates through two segments: SkyWest Airlines and ExpressJet. SkyWest Airlines provides regional jet and turboprop service to airports located in the Midwestern and Western United States. ExpressJet provides regional jet service in the Eastern United States, from airports located in Atlanta, Cleveland, Chicago (O'Hare), Houston, Detroit, Memphis, Newark and Minneapolis, as well as Mexico and Canada. The Company, through its subsidiaries, SkyWest Airlines, Inc. (SkyWest Airlines) and ExpressJet Airlines, Inc. (ExpressJet), offers scheduled passenger service with approximately 3,400 daily departures to destinations in the United States, Canada, Mexico and the Caribbean. Its consolidated fleet consists of a total of approximately 700 aircrafts, including over 360 United fleet, over 230 Delta fleet, over 50 American fleet and over 10 Alaska fleet.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Transportation
  • Industry: Regional Airlines
  • Sub-Industry: Airlines
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: SKYW
  • CUSIP: 83087910
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $35.60
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $35.99
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $32.19
  • 52-Week Range: $51,756,000.00 - $15.68
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 10.29
  • P/E Growth: 0.60
  • Market Cap: $1.85B
  • Outstanding Shares: 51,756,000
  • Beta: 1.76
Profitability:
  • Net Margins: -5.18%
  • Return on Equity: 9.35%
  • Return on Assets: 2.81%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 1.66%
  • Current Ratio: 1.40%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.29%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for SkyWest (NASDAQ:SKYW) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating, 3 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.75)
Consensus Price Target: $33.50 (6.16% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for SkyWest (NASDAQ:SKYW)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
12/15/2016Cowen and CompanyBoost Price TargetOutperform$34.00 -> $40.00View Rating Details
12/6/2016Evercore ISIDowngradeBuy -> Hold$25.00 -> $37.00View Rating Details
10/28/2016Deutsche Bank AGBoost Price TargetBuy$32.00 -> $34.00View Rating Details
6/1/2016Raymond James Financial, Inc.UpgradeMkt Perform -> OutperformView Rating Details
12/17/2015SidotiInitiated CoverageBuy$29.00View Rating Details
8/3/2015Imperial CapitalReiterated RatingIn -> line$16.00 -> $18.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 2/19/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for SkyWest (NASDAQ:SKYW)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
4/26/2017        
2/2/2017Q416$0.52$0.54$754.18 million$758.02 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/27/2016Q316$0.81$0.90$795.89 million$799.78 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/28/2016Q216$0.67$0.77$764.04 million$801.34 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/28/2016Q116$0.25$0.52$736.25 million$762.07 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/4/2016Q415$0.45$0.49$751.86 million$760.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/27/2015Q315$0.66$0.71$768.47 million$794.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/30/2015Q215$0.26$0.61$763.89 million$780.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/30/2015Q115($0.03)$0.18$760.95 million$760.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/12/2015Q414$0.13($0.54)$768.46 million$813.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/29/2014Q314$0.40$0.79$820.00 million$834.63 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/6/2014Q214($0.21)($0.29)$800.20 million$816.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/8/2014Q114($0.44)($0.44)$752.93 million$772.39 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/19/2014Q413$0.19$0.17$824.01 million$804.37 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/6/2013Q313$0.46$0.50$871.99 million$850.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/7/2013Q2 2013$0.34$0.39$866.86 million$839.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/8/2013Q1 2013$0.02$0.06$824.20 million$803.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/14/2013Q4 2012$0.19$0.27$819.86 million$810.73 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/7/2012Q312$0.31$0.40$964.55 million$865.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/8/2012$0.14$0.33ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/2/2012($0.15)($0.01)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/16/2012($0.35)($0.35)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/3/2011$0.05$0.03ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/4/2011($0.25)($0.21)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/23/2011$0.33$0.67ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for SkyWest (NASDAQ:SKYW)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.06 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.47 EPS

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for SkyWest (NASDAQ:SKYW)
Annual Dividend:$0.20
Dividend Yield:0.56%
Payout Ratio:-6.37% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
6.54% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
5.76% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)

Dividend History for SkyWest (NASDAQ:SKYW)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
2/9/2017quarterly$0.080.9%3/29/20173/31/20174/6/2017
11/11/2016quarterly$0.050.57%12/28/201612/30/20161/6/2017
8/8/2016quarterly$0.050.72%9/28/20169/30/201610/7/2016
5/4/2016quarterly$0.050.87%6/28/20166/30/20167/7/2016
2/22/2016quarterly$0.040.97%3/29/20163/31/20164/6/2016
11/19/2015quarterly$0.040.78%12/29/201512/31/20151/6/2016
8/10/2015quarterly$0.040.9%9/28/20159/30/201510/6/2015
5/7/2015quarterly$0.040.99%6/26/20156/30/20157/7/2015
3/16/2015quarterly$0.041.01%3/27/20153/31/20154/6/2015
12/17/2014quarterly$0.041.37%12/29/201412/31/20141/6/2015
8/27/2014quarterly$0.041.76%9/26/20149/30/201410/6/2014
5/22/2014quarterly$0.041.36%6/26/20146/30/20147/7/2014
2/26/2014quarterly$0.041.28%3/27/20143/31/20144/7/2014
12/30/2013quarterly$0.041.08%1/2/20141/6/20141/7/2014
12/27/2013$0.041/2/20141/6/20141/7/2014
12/27/2013quarterly$0.041/6/20141/17/2014
9/16/2013quarterly$0.041.05%9/26/20139/30/201310/4/2013
6/17/2013quarterly$0.041.1%6/26/20136/28/20137/5/2013
3/7/2013quarterly$0.041.07%3/26/20133/29/20134/5/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for SkyWest (NASDAQ:SKYW)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 4.00%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 87.19%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
2/15/2017Eric WoodwardInsiderSell8,051$35.60$286,615.60View SEC Filing  
12/7/2016Henry J EyringDirectorSell6,267$11.49$72,007.83View SEC Filing  
8/31/2016Michael B. ThompsonCOOSell7,899$28.50$225,121.50View SEC Filing  
8/17/2016Jerry C. AtkinDirectorSell21,050$28.26$594,873.00View SEC Filing  
8/16/2016Jerry C. AtkinDirectorSell550$28.01$15,405.50View SEC Filing  
8/15/2016Jerry C. AtkinDirectorSell13,965$28.36$396,047.40View SEC Filing  
8/12/2016Wade J. SteelInsiderSell9,292$28.56$265,379.52View SEC Filing  
8/11/2016Russell A. ChildsCEOSell21,516$28.79$619,445.64View SEC Filing  
8/10/2016Robert J. SimmonsCFOBuy1,000$27.69$27,690.00View SEC Filing  
6/14/2016Jerry C AtkinDirectorSell13,000$23.85$310,050.00View SEC Filing  
6/7/2016Terry VaisCOOSell9,562$25.00$239,050.00View SEC Filing  
5/24/2016Terry VaisCOOSell8,195$23.87$195,614.65View SEC Filing  
11/27/2015Terry VaisinsiderSell7,000$21.00$147,000.00View SEC Filing  
11/18/2015Eric WoodwardCAOSell8,400$19.65$165,060.00View SEC Filing  
11/17/2015Eric WoodwardCAOSell13,589$19.90$270,421.10View SEC Filing  
11/11/2015Wade J. SteelEVPSell4,674$19.75$92,311.50View SEC Filing  
11/6/2015Russell A. ChildsinsiderSell31,024$20.00$620,480.00View SEC Filing  
11/3/2015Jerry C. AtkinCEOSell89,000$19.36$1,723,040.00View SEC Filing  
11/3/2015Wade J SteelEVPSell1,253$19.29$24,170.37View SEC Filing  
11/2/2015Russell A. ChildsinsiderSell20,000$19.30$386,000.00View SEC Filing  
3/2/2015Michael B ThompsonCOOSell1,700$15.25$25,925.00View SEC Filing  
2/24/2015Wade J SteelEVPSell7,137$15.39$109,838.43View SEC Filing  
2/19/2015Wade J SteelEVPSell1,817$13.72$24,929.24View SEC Filing  
12/9/2014Alexandria Panot MarrenInsiderBuy10,000$11.82$118,200.00View SEC Filing  
12/8/2014Alexandria Panot MarrenInsiderBuy12,000$11.82$141,840.00View SEC Filing  
12/11/2013Keith SmithDirectorBuy10,000$15.09$150,900.00View SEC Filing  
6/4/2013Jerry C AtkinCEOSell44,648$14.50$647,396.00View SEC Filing  
5/28/2013Jerry C AtkinCEOSell7,400$14.52$107,448.00View SEC Filing  
5/24/2013Jerry C AtkinCEOSell80,000$14.35$1,148,000.00View SEC Filing  
5/23/2013Jerry C AtkinCEOSell80,000$14.37$1,149,600.00View SEC Filing  
12/5/2012Jerry C AtkinCEOSell55,240$11.52$636,364.80View SEC Filing  
12/4/2012Henry J EyringDirectorSell6,267$11.49$72,007.83View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for SkyWest (NASDAQ:SKYW)
DateHeadline
4-traders.com logoSkyWest : Four flights canceled in January (NASDAQ:SKYW)
www.4-traders.com - February 18 at 6:53 PM
News IconSkyWest reports January block hours down 5.4% (NASDAQ:SKYW)
www.financial-news.co.uk - February 16 at 7:35 PM
News IconSkyWest reports January block hours down 5.4% (NASDAQ:SKYW)
www.financial-news.co.uk - February 16 at 7:35 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoSkyWest Airlines Names Bradley W. Blake Vice President -- Operations Control Center (NASDAQ:SKYW)
finance.yahoo.com - February 16 at 7:35 PM
capitalcube.com logoSky West, Inc. : SKYW-US: Dividend Analysis : December 30th, 2016 (record date) : By the numbers : February 16, 2017 (NASDAQ:SKYW)
www.capitalcube.com - February 16 at 7:35 PM
4-traders.com logoSkyWest : Reports Combined January 2017 Traffic (NASDAQ:SKYW)
www.4-traders.com - February 15 at 5:41 AM
streetinsider.com logoForm 4 SKYWEST INC For: Feb 09 Filed by: Siegfried Meredith R. (NASDAQ:SKYW)
www.streetinsider.com - February 15 at 5:41 AM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-Skywest says Jan load factor 76.6 percent, down 0.4 pts (NASDAQ:SKYW)
www.reuters.com - February 15 at 5:40 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoSkyWest, Inc. Reports Combined January 2017 Traffic for SkyWest Airlines and ExpressJet Airlines (NASDAQ:SKYW)
finance.yahoo.com - February 15 at 5:40 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo2:03 pm SkyWest reports 153,663 block hours in January 2017, -5.4% Y/Y (NASDAQ:SKYW)
finance.yahoo.com - February 15 at 5:40 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoSKYWEST INC Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers (NASDAQ:SKYW)
biz.yahoo.com - February 15 at 5:40 AM
streetinsider.com logoForm 4 SKYWEST INC For: Feb 09 Filed by: Siegfried Meredith R. - StreetInsider.com (NASDAQ:SKYW)
www.streetinsider.com - February 14 at 6:23 AM
News IconSkyWest announces USD 0.08 quarterly dividend, USD 100m share repurchase program (NASDAQ:SKYW)
www.financial-news.co.uk - February 11 at 7:55 PM
prnewswire.com logoSkyWest, Inc. Announces Increase in Quarterly Dividend to $.08 per Share and Authorization of $100 Million Share ... - PR Newswire (press release) (NASDAQ:SKYW)
www.prnewswire.com - February 11 at 2:21 AM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoSkyWest, Inc. Announces Increase in Quarterly Dividend to $.08 per Share and Authorization of $100 Million Share Repurchase Program (NASDAQ:SKYW)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 10 at 3:53 AM
capitalcube.com logoSky West, Inc. :SKYW-US: Earnings Analysis: 2016 By the Numbers : February 8, 2017 (NASDAQ:SKYW)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 9 at 3:58 AM
capitalcube.com logoSky West, Inc. :SKYW-US: Earnings Analysis: Q4, 2016 By the Numbers : February 7, 2017 (NASDAQ:SKYW)
www.capitalcube.com - February 8 at 6:08 AM
News IconAverage True Range ATR analysis: SkyWest Inc. (NASDAQ:SKYW) - The Oracle Examiner (NASDAQ:SKYW)
oracleexaminer.com - February 7 at 1:00 AM
News IconSkyWest reports net losses for Q4, FY 2016 (NASDAQ:SKYW)
www.financial-news.co.uk - February 6 at 7:58 PM
News IconSkyWest, Inc. Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2016 Results (NASDAQ:SKYW)
www.travelindustrywire.com - February 6 at 7:58 PM
News IconAAR Signs Landing Gear Overhaul Contract with SkyWest, Inc. (NASDAQ:SKYW)
50skyshades.com - February 6 at 7:58 PM
News IconStock Price of SkyWest, Inc. (SKYW) Decreases -5.67% – Morning ... - Morning Outlook (NASDAQ:SKYW)
www.morningoutlook.com - February 6 at 8:23 AM
News IconSkyWest To Continue Fleet Realignment (NASDAQ:SKYW)
aviationweek.com - February 4 at 7:56 PM
News IconSkyWest writes down CRJ200s – what next? (NASDAQ:SKYW)
airinsight.com - February 4 at 7:56 PM
prnewswire.com logoSkyWest, Inc. Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2016 Results - PR Newswire (press release) (NASDAQ:SKYW)
www.prnewswire.com - February 4 at 1:37 AM
rttnews.com logoSkyWest Inc Profit Advances 14% In Q4 - RTT News (NASDAQ:SKYW)
www.rttnews.com - February 4 at 1:37 AM
nasdaq.com logoEarnings Reaction History: SkyWest, Inc., 60.0% Follow-Through Indicator, 6.3% Sensitive - Nasdaq (NASDAQ:SKYW)
www.nasdaq.com - February 4 at 1:37 AM
live-pr.com logoSkyWest, Inc. - Strategy, SWOT and Corporate Finance Report - New Study Released (NASDAQ:SKYW)
www.live-pr.com - February 3 at 4:58 AM
4-traders.com logoSkyWest : reports 4Q loss (NASDAQ:SKYW)
www.4-traders.com - February 3 at 4:58 AM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-SkyWest Q4 adjusted earnings per share $0.54 (NASDAQ:SKYW)
www.reuters.com - February 3 at 4:58 AM
seekingalpha.com logoSkyWest's (SKYW) CEO Chip Childs on Q4 2016 Results - Earnings Call Transcript (NASDAQ:SKYW)
seekingalpha.com - February 3 at 4:58 AM
nasdaq.com logoSkyWest Inc Profit Advances 14% In Q4 (NASDAQ:SKYW)
www.nasdaq.com - February 3 at 4:58 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoQ4 2016 SkyWest Inc Earnings Release - After Market Close (NASDAQ:SKYW)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 3 at 4:58 AM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoSkyWest, Inc. Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2016 Results (NASDAQ:SKYW)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 3 at 4:58 AM
us.rd.yahoo.com logo4:03 pm SkyWest beats by $0.02, reports revs in-line (NASDAQ:SKYW)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 3 at 4:58 AM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoSkyWest reports 4Q loss (NASDAQ:SKYW)
sg.finance.yahoo.com - February 3 at 4:58 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of SKYW earnings conference call or presentation 2-Feb-17 9:30pm GMT (NASDAQ:SKYW)
finance.yahoo.com - February 3 at 4:58 AM
News IconMitsubishi Aircraft to bolster US engineers after jet delivery delays (NASDAQ:SKYW)
www.gulf-times.com - February 2 at 2:37 AM
4-traders.com logoSkyWest : Accused flight attendant negotiating plea agreement (NASDAQ:SKYW)
www.4-traders.com - February 2 at 2:37 AM
News IconAnalysts Take: SkyWest, Inc. (NASDAQ:SKYW) Projected Earnings & Price Targets - Aiken Advocate (NASDAQ:SKYW)
aikenadvocate.com - February 1 at 5:03 AM
News IconWatching the Levels for SkyWest, Inc. (NASDAQ:SKYW) - The Tribune (NASDAQ:SKYW)
lakecitytribune.com - February 1 at 5:03 AM
seekingalpha.com logoU.S. airline stocks tilt lower after weekend protests - Seeking Alpha (NASDAQ:SKYW)
seekingalpha.com - February 1 at 5:03 AM
News IconFirms & Funds Maintain Significant Positions In SkyWest, Inc. (NASDAQ:SKYW) - Wall Street Beacon (NASDAQ:SKYW)
wsbeacon.com - February 1 at 5:03 AM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoAccused flight attendant negotiating plea agreement (NASDAQ:SKYW)
sg.finance.yahoo.com - February 1 at 5:03 AM
News IconKopernik Global Investors LLC Has Boosted Cameco Corp (CCJ) Holding by $4.35 Million (NASDAQ:SKYW)
randolphguide.com - January 30 at 9:38 PM
News IconAre Firms & Funds Cutting Back Their Holdings in SkyWest, Inc. (NASDAQ:SKYW) - Wall Street Beacon (NASDAQ:SKYW)
wsbeacon.com - January 26 at 5:20 AM
News IconEarnings in Full Force, Analysts Take Aim at SkyWest, Inc. (NASDAQ:SKYW) - Wall Street Beacon (NASDAQ:SKYW)
wsbeacon.com - January 26 at 5:20 AM
News IconCompany Focus: Zooming in on Shares of SkyWest, Inc. (NASDAQ:SKYW) - The Tribune (NASDAQ:SKYW)
lakecitytribune.com - January 25 at 5:41 AM
News IconAnalysts Take Aim At This Stock's Earnings Estimates: SkyWest, Inc. (NASDAQ:SKYW) - Aiken Advocate (NASDAQ:SKYW)
aikenadvocate.com - January 25 at 5:41 AM
News IconTrading Scope: Indicator Review for SkyWest Inc. (SKYW) - Springdale Times (NASDAQ:SKYW)
springdaletimes.com - January 25 at 5:41 AM

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What is SkyWest's stock symbol?

SkyWest trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "SKYW."

How often does SkyWest pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for SkyWest?

SkyWest announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, February 9th. Stockholders of record on Friday, March 31st will be given a dividend of $0.08 per share on Thursday, April 6th. This represents a $0.32 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 0.90%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, March 29th. This is an increase from SkyWest's previous quarterly dividend of $0.05.

Where is SkyWest's stock going? Where will SkyWest's stock price be in 2017?

4 analysts have issued 1-year target prices for SkyWest's stock. Their forecasts range from $23.00 to $40.00. On average, they expect SkyWest's share price to reach $33.50 in the next twelve months.

When will SkyWest announce their earnings?

SkyWest is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, April, 26th 2017.

Who owns SkyWest stock?

SkyWest's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (8.44%), State Street Corp (2.48%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (1.92%), Allianz Asset Management AG (1.41%), Prudential PLC (1.00%) and FMR LLC (0.73%). Company insiders that own SkyWest stock include Eric Woodward, Henry J Eyring, Jerry C Atkin, Michael B Thompson, Robert J Simmons, Russell A Childs, Terry Vais and Wade J Steel.

Who sold SkyWest stock? Who is selling SkyWest stock?

SkyWest's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Systematic Financial Management LP, GSA Capital Partners LLP, Guggenheim Capital LLC, Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc., Prudential PLC, Federated Investors Inc. PA and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP. Company insiders that have sold SkyWest stock in the last year include Eric Woodward, Henry J Eyring, Jerry C Atkin, Michael B Thompson, Russell A Childs, Terry Vais and Wade J Steel.

Who bought SkyWest stock? Who is buying SkyWest stock?

SkyWest's stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Renaissance Technologies LLC, Russell Investments Group Ltd., State Street Corp, Nicholas Investment Partners LP, Allianz Asset Management AG, Two Sigma Investments LP, Employees Retirement System of Texas and Trexquant Investment LP.

How do I buy SkyWest stock?

Shares of SkyWest can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of SkyWest stock cost?

One share of SkyWest stock can currently be purchased for approximately $35.70.

SkyWest (NASDAQ:SKYW) Chart for Sunday, February, 19, 2017


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Dividend Payments by Quarter for SkyWest (NASDAQ:SKYW)

Last Updated on 2/19/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff