About SkyWest (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.
Industry, Sector and Symbol
Trailing P/E Ratio7.41636606736811
Forward P/E Ratio13.63
Sales & Book Value
Annual Sales$3.20 billion
Price / Sales0.97
Cash Flow$9.10 per share
Price / Cash6.58
Book Value$33.84 per share
Price / Book1.77
Net Income$428.90 million
Return on Equity12.08%
Return on Assets3.41%
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 declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, February 8th. Investors of record on Friday, March 30th will be paid a dividend of $0.10 per share on Thursday, April 5th. This represents a $0.40 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 0.67%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, March 28th. This is an increase from SkyWest's previous quarterly dividend of $0.08. View SkyWest's Dividend History.
How will SkyWest's stock buyback program work?
SkyWest declared that its Board of Directors has authorized a stock buyback program on Friday, April 7th 2017, which allows the company to buyback $100,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization allows the company to reacquire up to 5.4% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares buyback programs are often an indication that the company's management believes its shares are undervalued.
How were SkyWest's earnings last quarter?
SkyWest, Inc. (NASDAQ:SKYW) announced its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, February, 1st. The transportation company reported $0.81 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.71 by $0.10. The transportation company had revenue of $797.20 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $778.13 million. SkyWest had a net margin of 13.39% and a return on equity of 12.08%. The business's revenue for the quarter was up 5.2% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the company posted $0.54 EPS. View SkyWest's Earnings History.
When will SkyWest make its next earnings announcement?
Where is SkyWest's stock going? Where will SkyWest's stock price be in 2018?
4 brokers have issued 12 month price targets for SkyWest's stock. Their predictions range from $55.00 to $65.00. On average, they anticipate SkyWest's share price to reach $59.25 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for SkyWest.
Who are some of SkyWest's key competitors?
Some companies that are related to SkyWest include Copa (CPA), Air France KLM (AFLYY), Bba Aviation (BBAVY), Allegiant Air (ALGT), Gol Linhas Aereas Inteligentes (GOL), Hawaiian (HA), Atlas Air Worldwide (AAWW), Air Transport Services Group (ATSG), Avianca (AVH), Volaris (VLRS), Bristow Group (BRS) and Era Group (ERA).
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?
Media headlines about SKYW stock have been trending somewhat positive this week, Accern Sentiment reports. Accern rates the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. SkyWest earned a media sentiment score of 0.19 on Accern's scale. They also assigned news articles about the transportation company an impact score of 46.87 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near future.
Who are SkyWest's major shareholders?
SkyWest's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (12.46%), Alliancebernstein L.P. (4.88%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (4.15%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (3.59%), Victory Capital Management Inc. (2.87%) and Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (2.59%). 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 selling SkyWest stock?
SKYW stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Towle & Co., Alliancebernstein L.P., Allianz Asset Management GmbH, Wells Fargo & Company MN, Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Glenmede Trust Co. NA, Guggenheim Capital LLC and Kennedy Capital Management Inc.. 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 institutional investors are buying SkyWest stock?
SKYW stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Teachers Advisors LLC, BlackRock Inc., Eaton Vance Management, Deutsche Bank AG, Victory Capital Management Inc. and Arizona State Retirement System. 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 $59.85.
How big of a company is SkyWest?
SkyWest has a market capitalization of $3.12 billion and generates $3.20 billion in revenue each year. The transportation company earns $428.90 million in net income (profit) each year or $8.07 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]
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SkyWest (NASDAQ:SKYW) Earnings History and Estimates Chart
SkyWest (NASDAQ SKYW) Earnings History by Quarter
(Earnings results data provided by Zacks Investment Research)
|Date||Quarter||Consensus Estimate||Actual EPS||Revenue Estimate||Actual Revenue||Release Link||Conference Call||Details|
|2/1/2018||Q4 2017||$0.71||$0.81||$778.13 million||$797.20 million||View||Listen|
|10/25/2017||Q3 2017||$0.98||$1.01||$817.43 million||$831.93 million||View||N/A|
|7/27/2017||Q2 2017||$0.87||$0.95||$790.14 million||$809.76 million||View||N/A|
|4/27/2017||Q1 2017||$0.52||$0.65||$745.95 million||$765.42 million||View||N/A|
|2/2/2017||Q416||$0.52||$0.54||$754.18 million||$758.02 million||View||Listen|
|10/27/2016||Q316||$0.81||$0.90||$795.89 million||$799.78 million||View||Listen|
|7/28/2016||Q216||$0.67||$0.77||$764.04 million||$801.34 million||View||Listen|
|4/28/2016||Q116||$0.25||$0.52||$736.25 million||$762.07 million||View||Listen|
|2/4/2016||Q415||$0.45||$0.49||$751.86 million||$760.60 million||View||N/A|
|10/27/2015||Q315||$0.66||$0.71||$768.47 million||$794.00 million||View||Listen|
|7/30/2015||Q215||$0.26||$0.61||$763.89 million||$780.40 million||View||Listen|
|4/30/2015||Q115||($0.03)||$0.18||$760.95 million||$760.40 million||View||N/A|
|2/12/2015||Q414||$0.13||($0.54)||$768.46 million||$813.90 million||View||N/A|
|10/29/2014||Q314||$0.40||$0.79||$820.00 million||$834.63 million||View||N/A|
|8/6/2014||Q214||($0.21)||($0.29)||$800.20 million||$816.60 million||View||N/A|
|5/8/2014||Q114||($0.44)||($0.44)||$752.93 million||$772.39 million||View||N/A|
|2/19/2014||Q413||$0.19||$0.17||$824.01 million||$804.37 million||View||N/A|
|11/6/2013||Q313||$0.46||$0.50||$871.99 million||$850.70 million||View||N/A|
|8/7/2013||Q2 2013||$0.34||$0.39||$866.86 million||$839.10 million||View||N/A|
|5/8/2013||Q1 2013||$0.02||$0.06||$824.20 million||$803.50 million||View||N/A|
|2/14/2013||Q4 2012||$0.19||$0.27||$819.86 million||$810.73 million||View||N/A|
|11/7/2012||Q312||$0.31||$0.40||$964.55 million||$865.30 million||View||N/A|
SkyWest (NASDAQ:SKYW) Earnings Estimates
2018 EPS Consensus Estimate: $4.30
(Earnings estimates data provided by Zacks Investment Research)
|Quarter||Number of Estimates||Low Estimate||High Estimate||Average Estimate|
SkyWest (NASDAQ:SKYW) Dividend Information
|Payout Ratio:||3.97% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings) |
7.29% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
6.35% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
SkyWest (NASDAQ:SKYW) Dividend History by Quarter
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
|Announced||Period||Amount||Yield||Ex-Dividend Date||Record Date||Payable Date|
SkyWest (NASDAQ SKYW) Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History
Insider Ownership Percentage: 3.50%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 90.33%
SkyWest (NASDAQ SKYW) Insider Trades by Quarter
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
|Transaction Date||Insider Name||Title||Buy/Sell||Number of Shares||Average Share Price||Total Transaction||Shares Held After Transaction||Details|
|3/8/2018||Eric Woodward||Insider||Sell||4,500||$56.90||$256,050.00|| |
|3/6/2018||Robert J. Simmons||CFO||Sell||39,339||$55.94||$2,200,623.66|| |
|3/6/2018||Terry Vais||COO||Sell||5,800||$56.00||$324,800.00|| |
|11/29/2017||Terry Vais||COO||Sell||12,075||$51.52||$622,104.00|| |
|11/22/2017||Michael B. Thompson||COO||Sell||1,476||$51.45||$75,940.20|| |
|11/21/2017||Russell A. Childs||CEO||Sell||18,554||$51.33||$952,376.82|| |
|11/16/2017||Jerry C. Atkin||Director||Sell||110,000||$48.10||$5,291,000.00|| |
|11/6/2017||Michael B Thompson||COO||Sell||5,868||$47.08||$276,265.44|| |
|11/2/2017||Russell A. Childs||CEO||Sell||1,766||$47.22||$83,390.52|| |
|11/2/2017||Wade J. Steel||Insider||Sell||4,500||$47.00||$211,500.00|| |
|11/1/2017||Henry J Eyring||Director||Sell||1,500||$46.55||$69,825.00||36,362|| |
|3/10/2017||Michael B. Thompson||COO||Sell||4,700||$35.32||$166,004.00|| |
|3/1/2017||Eric Woodward||Insider||Sell||6,330||$35.24||$223,069.20|| |
|2/15/2017||Eric Woodward||Insider||Sell||8,051||$35.60||$286,615.60|| |
|12/7/2016||Henry J Eyring||Director||Sell||6,267||$11.49||$72,007.83||35,549|| |
|8/31/2016||Michael B. Thompson||COO||Sell||7,899||$28.50||$225,121.50|| |
|8/17/2016||Jerry C. Atkin||Director||Sell||21,050||$28.26||$594,873.00|| |
|8/16/2016||Jerry C. Atkin||Director||Sell||550||$28.01||$15,405.50|| |
|8/15/2016||Jerry C. Atkin||Director||Sell||13,965||$28.36||$396,047.40|| |
|8/12/2016||Wade J. Steel||Insider||Sell||9,292||$28.56||$265,379.52|| |
|8/11/2016||Russell A. Childs||CEO||Sell||21,516||$28.79||$619,445.64|| |
|8/10/2016||Robert J. Simmons||CFO||Buy||1,000||$27.69||$27,690.00|| |
|6/14/2016||Jerry C Atkin||Director||Sell||13,000||$23.85||$310,050.00||777,256|| |
|6/7/2016||Terry Vais||COO||Sell||9,562||$25.00||$239,050.00||53,985|| |
|5/24/2016||Terry Vais||COO||Sell||8,195||$23.87||$195,614.65||46,252|| |
|11/27/2015||Terry Vais||insider||Sell||7,000||$21.00||$147,000.00||17,260|| |
|11/18/2015||Eric Woodward||CAO||Sell||8,400||$19.65||$165,060.00||31,037|| |
|11/17/2015||Eric Woodward||CAO||Sell||13,589||$19.90||$270,421.10||31,037|| |
|11/11/2015||Wade J. Steel||EVP||Sell||4,674||$19.75||$92,311.50||38,126|| |
|11/6/2015||Russell A. Childs||insider||Sell||31,024||$20.00||$620,480.00||96,816|| |
|11/3/2015||Jerry C. Atkin||CEO||Sell||89,000||$19.36||$1,723,040.00||797,912|| |
|11/3/2015||Wade J Steel||EVP||Sell||1,253||$19.29||$24,170.37||38,126|| |
|11/2/2015||Russell A. Childs||insider||Sell||20,000||$19.30||$386,000.00||96,816|| |
|3/2/2015||Michael B Thompson||COO||Sell||1,700||$15.25||$25,925.00|| |
|2/24/2015||Wade J Steel||EVP||Sell||7,137||$15.39||$109,838.43|| |
|2/19/2015||Wade J Steel||EVP||Sell||1,817||$13.72||$24,929.24|| |
|12/9/2014||Alexandria Panot Marren||Insider||Buy||10,000||$11.82||$118,200.00|| |
|12/8/2014||Alexandria Panot Marren||Insider||Buy||12,000||$11.82||$141,840.00|| |
|12/11/2013||Keith Smith||Director||Buy||10,000||$15.09||$150,900.00||10,982|| |
|6/4/2013||Jerry C Atkin||CEO||Sell||44,648||$14.50||$647,396.00|| |
|5/28/2013||Jerry C Atkin||CEO||Sell||7,400||$14.52||$107,448.00|| |
|5/24/2013||Jerry C Atkin||CEO||Sell||80,000||$14.35||$1,148,000.00|| |
|5/23/2013||Jerry C Atkin||CEO||Sell||80,000||$14.37||$1,149,600.00|| |
|12/5/2012||Jerry C Atkin||CEO||Sell||55,240||$11.52||$636,364.80|| |
|12/4/2012||Henry J Eyring||Director||Sell||6,267||$11.49||$72,007.83|| |
SkyWest (NASDAQ SKYW) News Headlines
|SkyWest (SKYW) Hits 52-Week High: Is More Upside Left? - Nasdaq|
www.nasdaq.com - March 20 at 8:42 AM
|SkyWest (SKYW) Hits 52-Week High: Is More Upside Left?|
finance.yahoo.com - March 19 at 5:09 PM
|Should You Be Tempted To Buy SkyWest Inc (NASDAQ:SKYW) At Its Current PE Ratio?|
finance.yahoo.com - March 18 at 6:09 PM
|Q1 Unit Revenue Projections Impress: 4 Solid Airline Picks - Nasdaq|
www.nasdaq.com - March 16 at 8:31 AM
|Head to Head Analysis: SkyWest (SKYW) and Hawaiian (HA)|
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 13 at 1:18 AM
|Form 4 SKYWEST INC For: Mar 06 Filed by: SIMMONS ROBERT J|
www.streetinsider.com - March 9 at 6:35 PM
|Form 4 SKYWEST INC For: Mar 06 Filed by: SIMMONS ROBERT J - StreetInsider.com|
www.streetinsider.com - March 9 at 8:36 AM
|SkyWest, Inc. Reports Combined February 2018 Traffic for SkyWest ... - PR Newswire (press release)|
www.prnewswire.com - March 9 at 8:36 AM
|Insider Selling: SkyWest, Inc. (SKYW) Insider Sells 4,500 Shares of Stock|
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 8 at 6:45 PM
|Insider Selling: SkyWest, Inc. (SKYW) COO Sells 5,800 Shares of Stock|
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 8 at 6:44 PM
|Robert J. Simmons Sells 39,339 Shares of SkyWest, Inc. (SKYW) Stock|
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 8 at 6:13 PM
|BRIEF-Skywest, Inc. Reports Combined February 2018 Traffic For Skywest Airlines And Expressjet Airlines|
www.reuters.com - March 8 at 8:36 AM
|SkyWest, Inc. Reports Combined February 2018 Traffic for SkyWest Airlines and ExpressJet Airlines|
finance.yahoo.com - March 8 at 8:36 AM
| Brokerages Expect SkyWest, Inc. (SKYW) Will Announce Quarterly Sales of $754.54 Million|
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 8 at 5:00 AM
| Brokerages Anticipate SkyWest, Inc. (SKYW) Will Announce Earnings of $0.83 Per Share|
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 6 at 11:27 AM
|Allianz Asset Management GmbH Has $26.20 Million Holdings in SkyWest, Inc. (SKYW)|
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 6 at 4:17 AM
|Towle & Co. Sells 425,860 Shares of SkyWest, Inc. (SKYW)|
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 5 at 2:25 PM
|California Public Employees Retirement System Reduces Holdings in SkyWest, Inc. (SKYW)|
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 4 at 5:16 AM
|Kennedy Capital Management Inc. Has $19.91 Million Position in SkyWest, Inc. (SKYW)|
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 3 at 3:30 PM
|Eaton Vance Management Acquires New Position in SkyWest, Inc. (SKYW)|
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 2 at 12:05 PM
|Systematic Financial Management LP Sells 12,012 Shares of SkyWest, Inc. (SKYW)|
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 1 at 6:12 PM
|Azul (AZUL) and SkyWest (SKYW) Head-To-Head Survey|
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 27 at 11:16 PM
|SkyWest, Inc. (SKYW) Receives Consensus Rating of "Buy" from Analysts|
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 27 at 9:30 PM
|SkyWest, Inc. (SKYW) Shares Bought by Employees Retirement System of Texas|
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 27 at 12:10 PM
|SkyWest, Inc. (SKYW) Position Lifted by Bank of New York Mellon Corp|
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 27 at 4:42 AM
|Arizona State Retirement System Has $4.63 Million Stake in SkyWest, Inc. (SKYW)|
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 26 at 4:34 AM
|SkyWest, Inc. (SKYW) Position Reduced by Sei Investments Co.|
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 25 at 7:48 AM
|Research Report Identifies SkyWest, National Beverage, Ameriprise Financial Services, Live Nation Entertainment, Paratek Pharmaceuticals, and Western Digital with Renewed Outlook — Fundamental Analysis, Calculating Forward Movement|
finance.yahoo.com - February 23 at 8:36 AM
|SkyWest (SKYW) Rating Lowered to Hold at Zacks Investment Research|
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 21 at 1:42 PM
|SkyWest, Inc. (SKYW) Expected to Post Quarterly Sales of $754.54 Million|
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 19 at 2:24 AM
|Form 4 SKYWEST INC For: Feb 07 Filed by: Vais Terry|
www.streetinsider.com - February 10 at 3:51 PM
|Form 4 SKYWEST INC For: Feb 07 Filed by: Thompson Michael B|
www.streetinsider.com - February 10 at 9:39 AM
|SkyWest (SKYW) Upgraded at BidaskClub|
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 10 at 9:24 AM
|SkyWest reports January traffic|
seekingalpha.com - February 9 at 10:24 AM
|BRIEF-Skywest Inc Announces Increase In Quarterly Dividend To $0.10 Per Share|
www.reuters.com - February 8 at 3:49 PM
|SkyWest, Inc. Announces Increase in Quarterly Dividend to $0.10 per Share|
finance.yahoo.com - February 8 at 3:49 PM
|FY2018 Earnings Forecast for SkyWest, Inc. Issued By Imperial Capital (SKYW)|
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 8 at 12:50 PM
|SkyWest, Inc. (SKYW) Announces Quarterly Dividend of $0.10|
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 8 at 10:24 AM
|Q1 2018 EPS Estimates for SkyWest, Inc. Raised by Imperial Capital (SKYW)|
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 7 at 8:18 AM
|SkyWest (SKYW) PT Raised to $62.00|
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 3 at 6:00 PM
|SkyWest, Inc. (SKYW) Receives Average Rating of "Buy" from Brokerages|
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 2 at 9:24 PM
|SkyWest Inc Earnings Rise In Q4 - Nasdaq|
www.nasdaq.com - February 2 at 3:56 PM
|SkyWest, Inc. Announces Fourth Quarter 2017 Profit - PR Newswire (press release)|
www.prnewswire.com - February 2 at 3:56 PM
|SkyWest, Inc. Announces Fourth Quarter 2017 Profit|
finance.yahoo.com - February 2 at 9:49 AM
|SkyWest tops Street 4Q forecasts|
finance.yahoo.com - February 2 at 9:49 AM
|$770.11 Million in Sales Expected for SkyWest, Inc. (SKYW) This Quarter|
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 2 at 2:22 AM
|SkyWest (SKYW) Posts Quarterly Earnings Results, Beats Estimates By $0.10 EPS|
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 1 at 9:14 PM
|Dow Leads As Apple Reverses Higher; India Sends Bitcoin Crashing|
finance.yahoo.com - February 1 at 3:49 PM
|Is SkyWest Inc (NASDAQ:SKYW) Undervalued?|
finance.yahoo.com - February 1 at 9:53 AM
|Zacks: Brokerages Anticipate SkyWest, Inc. (SKYW) Will Announce Earnings of $0.71 Per Share|
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 31 at 7:10 PM
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