SkyWest (SKYW) Stock Price, News & Analysis

+2.93 (+4.10%)
(As of 04/23/2024 ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
663,775 shs
Average Volume
476,233 shs
Market Capitalization
$3.00 billion
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
Price Target

SkyWest MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
Moderate Buy
2.75 Rating Score
16.2% Downside
$62.25 Price Target
Short Interest
5.43% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
0.22mentions of SkyWest in the last 14 days
Based on 23 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
$133,440 Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
From $6.45 to $7.58 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

New Rank-Based ScoringMarketRank is calculated by averaging available category scores (with extra weight given to analysis and valuation), then ranking the company's weighted average against that of other companies.

2.24 out of 5 stars

Transportation Sector

82nd out of 110 stocks

Air Transportation, Scheduled Industry

13th out of 17 stocks

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About SkyWest Stock (NASDAQ:SKYW)

SkyWest, Inc. is the holding company for two scheduled passenger airline operations and an aircraft leasing company. SkyWest's airline companies provide commercial air service in cities throughout North America with nearly 3,000 daily flights carrying more than 53 million passengers annually. SkyWest Airlines operates through partnerships with United Airlines, Delta Air Lines, American Airlines and Alaska Airlines. ExpressJet Airlines operates through partnerships with United Airlines, Delta Air Lines and American Airlines. Based in St. George, Utah, SkyWest employs nearly 17,000 employees.

SKYW Stock Price History

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Company Calendar

Last Earnings
Next Earnings (Confirmed)
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Air transportation, scheduled
Current Symbol
Year Founded

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Target
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Potential Upside/Downside
Consensus Rating
Moderate Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
Research Coverage
4 Analysts


Net Income
$34.34 million
Pretax Margin


Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$2.94 billion
Cash Flow
$10.82 per share
Book Value
$51.62 per share


Free Float
Market Cap
$2.96 billion

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SKYW Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell SkyWest stock right now?

4 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for SkyWest in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 3 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "moderate buy" SKYW shares.
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What is SkyWest's stock price target for 2024?

4 Wall Street research analysts have issued 1 year price objectives for SkyWest's stock. Their SKYW share price targets range from $46.00 to $70.00. On average, they expect the company's share price to reach $62.25 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 16.2%.
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How have SKYW shares performed in 2024?

SkyWest's stock was trading at $52.20 at the beginning of 2024. Since then, SKYW shares have increased by 42.4% and is now trading at $74.31.
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Are investors shorting SkyWest?

SkyWest saw a increase in short interest in March. As of March 31st, there was short interest totaling 2,130,000 shares, an increase of 22.4% from the March 15th total of 1,740,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 492,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 4.3 days. Currently, 5.4% of the shares of the company are short sold.
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When is SkyWest's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, April 25th 2024.
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How can I listen to SkyWest's earnings call?

SkyWest will be holding an earnings conference call on Thursday, April 25th at 4:30 PM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at 609-800-9909 with passcode "8322450#".

How were SkyWest's earnings last quarter?

SkyWest, Inc. (NASDAQ:SKYW) released its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, February, 1st. The transportation company reported $0.42 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.11 by $0.31. The transportation company earned $751.80 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $758.41 million. SkyWest had a net margin of 1.17% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 1.59%. The firm's quarterly revenue was up 10.4% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the business earned ($0.93) EPS.

What is Chip Childs' approval rating as SkyWest's CEO?

290 employees have rated SkyWest Chief Executive Officer Chip Childs on Chip Childs has an approval rating of 87% among the company's employees.

What other stocks do shareholders of SkyWest own?
Who are SkyWest's major shareholders?

SkyWest's stock is owned by a variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.06%), Louisiana State Employees Retirement System (0.05%), Counterpoint Mutual Funds LLC (0.02%), Los Angeles Capital Management LLC (0.02%), Harbour Capital Advisors LLC (0.01%) and Allspring Global Investments Holdings LLC (0.01%). Insiders that own company stock include James L Welch, Jerry C Atkin, Robert J Simmons and Wade J Steel.
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How do I buy shares of SkyWest?

Shares of SKYW stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Charles Schwab, E*TRADE, Fidelity, and Vanguard Brokerage Services.
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This page (NASDAQ:SKYW) was last updated on 4/23/2024 by Staff

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