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NASDAQ:SKYWSkyWest Stock Price, Forecast & News

$30.96
-0.43 (-1.37 %)
(As of 07/2/2020 04:00 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$30.93
Now: $30.96
$33.30
50-Day Range
$23.06
MA: $32.56
$47.22
52-Week Range
$10.58
Now: $30.96
$66.52
Volume362,971 shs
Average Volume846,588 shs
Market Capitalization$1.55 billion
P/E Ratio5.61
Dividend Yield1.78%
Beta1.85
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.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 3.6Community Rank: 2.7Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 3.8 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

2.70 out of 5 stars


Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Air transportation, scheduled
Sub-IndustryAirlines
Current SymbolNASDAQ:SKYW
CUSIP83087910
Phone435-634-3000

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$2.97 billion
Cash Flow$13.46 per share
Book Value$43.14 per share

Profitability

Net Income$340.10 million

Miscellaneous

Employees13,700
Market Cap$1.55 billion
Next Earnings Date7/29/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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SkyWest (NASDAQ:SKYW) Frequently Asked Questions

How has SkyWest's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

SkyWest's stock was trading at $35.73 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, SKYW shares have decreased by 13.4% and is now trading at $30.96. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of SkyWest?

9 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for SkyWest in the last year. There are currently 8 buy ratings and 1 strong buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View analyst ratings for SkyWest.

When is SkyWest's next earnings date?

SkyWest is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, July 29th 2020. View our earnings forecast for SkyWest.

How were SkyWest's earnings last quarter?

SkyWest, Inc. (NASDAQ:SKYW) released its earnings results on Thursday, May, 7th. The transportation company reported $0.59 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.91 by $0.32. The transportation company earned $729.94 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $700.10 million. SkyWest had a net margin of 9.47% and a return on equity of 13.26%. SkyWest's revenue for the quarter was up .9% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business posted $1.33 EPS. View SkyWest's earnings history.

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

SkyWest announced a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, February 4th. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, March 31st will be given a dividend of $0.14 per share on Monday, April 6th. This represents a $0.56 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.81%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, March 30th. This is a positive change from SkyWest's previous quarterly dividend of $0.12. View SkyWest's dividend history.

What price target have analysts set for SKYW?

9 brokerages have issued 1 year price objectives for SkyWest's stock. Their forecasts range from $40.00 to $75.00. On average, they anticipate SkyWest's stock price to reach $57.88 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 86.9% from the stock's current price. View analysts' price targets for SkyWest.

Has SkyWest been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about SKYW stock has been trending negative this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research firm ranks the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. SkyWest earned a news impact score of -2.5 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news stories about the transportation company a news buzz of 2.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is very unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next few days. View the latest news about SkyWest.

Are investors shorting SkyWest?

SkyWest saw a increase in short interest in the month of June. As of June 15th, there was short interest totaling 1,570,000 shares, an increase of 20.8% from the May 31st total of 1,300,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 902,300 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 1.7 days. Currently, 3.2% of the shares of the stock are short sold. View SkyWest's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of SkyWest's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of SkyWest own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other SkyWest investors own include Hawkins (HWKN), CA (CA), United Continental (UAL), Delta Air Lines (DAL), Southwest Airlines (LUV), American Airlines Group (AAL), Chipotle Mexican Grill (CMG), Micron Technology (MU), Alibaba Group (BABA) and Walt Disney (DIS).

Who are SkyWest's key executives?

SkyWest's management team includes the following 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)

What is SkyWest's stock symbol?

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

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, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is SkyWest's stock price today?

One share of SKYW stock can currently be purchased for approximately $30.96.

How big of a company is SkyWest?

SkyWest has a market capitalization of $1.55 billion and generates $2.97 billion in revenue each year. The transportation company earns $340.10 million in net income (profit) each year or $6.25 on an earnings per share basis. SkyWest employs 13,700 workers across the globe.

What is SkyWest's official website?

The official website for SkyWest is inc.skywest.com.

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]

This page was last updated on 7/3/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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