NASDAQ:SKYW - SkyWest Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$54.90 +1.10 (+2.04 %)
(As of 07/15/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$54.90
Today's Range$53.5588 - $55.45
52-Week Range$31.75 - $60.65
Volume124,003 shs
Average Volume183,489 shs
Market Capitalization$2.86 billion
P/E Ratio14.45
Dividend Yield0.73%
Beta1.7
SkyWest logoSkyWest, 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.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Air transportation, scheduled
Sub-IndustryAirlines
SectorTransportation
SymbolNASDAQ:SKYW
CUSIP83087910
Phone435-634-3000

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio1.37
Current Ratio1.14
Quick Ratio1.00

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio14.45
Forward P/E Ratio11.86
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$3.20 billion
Price / Sales0.89
Cash Flow$9.1653 per share
Price / Cash5.99
Book Value$33.84 per share
Price / Book1.62

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$3.43
Net Income$428.90 million
Net Margins13.92%
Return on Equity12.52%
Return on Assets3.70%

Miscellaneous

Employees16,300
Outstanding Shares52,050,000
Market Cap$2,857.33

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SkyWest (NASDAQ:SKYW) Frequently Asked Questions

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 Wednesday, May 9th. Investors of record on Friday, June 29th will be paid a dividend of $0.10 per share on Thursday, July 5th. This represents a $0.40 annualized dividend and a yield of 0.73%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, June 28th. View SkyWest's Dividend History.

How will SkyWest's stock buyback program work?

SkyWest announced that its board has approved a stock repurchase plan on Friday, April 7th 2017, which authorizes the company to repurchase $100,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization authorizes the company to repurchase up to 5.4% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares repurchase plans are typically an indication that the company's board believes its stock is undervalued.

How were SkyWest's earnings last quarter?

SkyWest, Inc. (NASDAQ:SKYW) issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, April, 26th. The transportation company reported $1.03 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.86 by $0.17. The transportation company had revenue of $783.40 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $767.41 million. SkyWest had a net margin of 13.92% and a return on equity of 12.52%. SkyWest's revenue for the quarter was up 4.8% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.65 earnings per share. View SkyWest's Earnings History.

When is SkyWest's next earnings date?

SkyWest is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, July, 26th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for SkyWest.

What price target have analysts set for SKYW?

3 brokers have issued 1-year price targets for SkyWest's stock. Their predictions range from $55.00 to $65.00. On average, they anticipate SkyWest's stock price to reach $60.75 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 10.7% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Ratings for SkyWest.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for SkyWest?

3 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for SkyWest in the last year. There are currently 2 buy ratings and 1 strong buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy."

Who are some of SkyWest's key competitors?

Who are SkyWest's key executives?

SkyWest's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Jerry C. Atkin, Chairman of the Board (Age 68)
  • Russell A. Childs, President, Chief Executive Officer, Director (Age 49)
  • Robert J. Simmons, Chief Financial Officer (Age 54)
  • Terry M. Vais, Chief Operating Officer of ExpressJet Airlines, Inc. (Age 49)
  • Michael B. Thompson, Chief Operating Officer (Age 41)
  • Eric J. Woodward, Chief Accounting Officer (Age 45)
  • Wade J. Steel, Chief Commercial Officer (Age 41)
  • Steven F. Udvar-Hazy, Lead Independent Director (Age 71)
  • W. Steve Albrecht, Independent Director (Age 70)
  • Henry J. Eyring, Independent Director (Age 53)

Has SkyWest been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about SKYW stock have trended positive this week, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm identifies negative and positive media coverage by analyzing more than 20 million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. SkyWest earned a news impact score of 0.28 on Accern's scale. They also assigned headlines about the transportation company an impact score of 45.74 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the immediate future.

Who are SkyWest's major shareholders?

SkyWest's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Copper Rock Capital Partners 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. View Institutional Ownership Trends for SkyWest.

Which institutional investors are buying SkyWest stock?

SKYW stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Copper Rock Capital Partners LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for SkyWest.

How do I buy shares of SkyWest?

Shares of SKYW 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 SkyWest's stock price today?

One share of SKYW stock can currently be purchased for approximately $54.90.

How big of a company is SkyWest?

SkyWest has a market capitalization of $2.86 billion and generates $3.20 billion in revenue each year. The transportation company earns $428.90 million in net income (profit) each year or $3.43 on an earnings per share basis. SkyWest employs 16,300 workers across the globe.

How can I contact SkyWest?

SkyWest's mailing address is 444 South River Road, St. George UT, 84790. The transportation company can be reached via phone at 435-634-3000 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for SkyWest (NASDAQ SKYW)

Community Ranking:  2.8 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  288 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  219 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  507
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This page was last updated on 7/15/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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