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

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$55.30 -1.05 (-1.86 %)
(As of 06/22/2018 02:42 PM ET)
Previous Close$56.15
Today's Range$55.30 - $56.95
52-Week Range$31.75 - $60.65
Volume2,145 shs
Average Volume172,865 shs
Market Capitalization$3.00 billion
P/E Ratio16.38
Dividend Yield0.70%
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

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 Ratio16.38
Forward P/E Ratio11.92
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$3.20 billion
Price / Sales0.90
Cash Flow$8.8057 per share
Price / Cash6.28
Book Value$33.84 per share
Price / Book1.63

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

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 given a dividend of $0.10 per share on Thursday, July 5th. This represents a $0.40 annualized dividend and a yield of 0.72%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, June 28th. View SkyWest's Dividend History.

How will SkyWest's stock buyback program work?

SkyWest declared that its Board of Directors has initiated a share buyback plan on Friday, April 7th 2017, which permits the company to buyback $100,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization permits the company to purchase up to 5.4% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares buyback plans are usually a sign that the company's leadership believes its shares are undervalued.

How were SkyWest's earnings last quarter?

SkyWest, Inc. (NASDAQ:SKYW) announced its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, April, 26th. The transportation company reported $1.03 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate 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%. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 4.8% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company earned $0.65 EPS. View SkyWest's Earnings History.

When is SkyWest's next earnings date?

SkyWest is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, July, 25th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for SkyWest.

What price target have analysts set for SKYW?

3 brokers have issued 12 month price objectives for SkyWest's shares. Their predictions range from $55.00 to $65.00. On average, they anticipate SkyWest's stock price to reach $60.75 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for SkyWest.

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 headlines about SKYW stock have trended somewhat positive recently, according to Accern. The research firm scores the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than 20 million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. SkyWest earned a news impact score of 0.17 on Accern's scale. They also assigned press coverage about the transportation company an impact score of 45.71 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next several days.

Who are SkyWest's major shareholders?

SkyWest's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (12.48%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (8.31%), Victory Capital Management Inc. (2.87%), LSV Asset Management (2.12%), Rothschild Asset Management Inc. (1.41%) and JPMorgan Chase & Co. (1.22%). 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 major investors are selling SkyWest stock?

SKYW stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Prudential Financial Inc., LSV Asset Management, Rothschild Asset Management Inc., GSA Capital Partners LLP, KBC Group NV and Russell Investments Group Ltd.. Company insiders that have sold SkyWest company stock in the last year 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 Insider Buying and Selling for SkyWest.

Which major investors are buying SkyWest stock?

SKYW stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Wells Fargo & Company MN, Hsbc Holdings PLC, BlackRock Inc., Barclays PLC, Millennium Management LLC, Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA, Mutual Advisors LLC and CIBC World Markets Inc.. 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 $55.30.

How big of a company is SkyWest?

SkyWest has a market capitalization of $3.00 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 (SKYW)

Community Ranking:  2.8 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  282 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  213 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  495
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about SkyWest and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe SKYW will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe SKYW will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 6/22/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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