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NASDAQ:SKYWSkyWest Stock Price, Forecast & News

$29.62
+0.71 (+2.46 %)
(As of 08/7/2020 04:00 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$28.39
Now: $29.62
$29.63
50-Day Range
$26.31
MA: $30.03
$35.08
52-Week Range
$10.58
Now: $29.62
$66.52
Volume396,946 shs
Average Volume466,071 shs
Market Capitalization$1.49 billion
P/E Ratio8.98
Dividend Yield1.94%
Beta1.71
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

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Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$2.97 billion
Cash Flow$13.97 per share
Book Value$42.74 per share

Profitability

Net Income$340.10 million

Miscellaneous

Employees13,700
Market Cap$1.49 billion
Next Earnings Date11/4/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable
$29.62
+0.71 (+2.46 %)
(As of 08/7/2020 04:00 PM ET)
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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 Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, SKYW stock has decreased by 17.1% and is now trading at $29.62.
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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."
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When is SkyWest's next earnings date?

SkyWest is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, November 4th 2020.
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How were SkyWest's earnings last quarter?

SkyWest, Inc. (NASDAQ:SKYW) released its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, July, 30th. The transportation company reported ($0.51) EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of ($0.02) by $0.49. The transportation company earned $350.04 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $352.43 million. SkyWest had a return on equity of 7.82% and a net margin of 6.51%.
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How often does SkyWest pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for SkyWest?

SkyWest declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, February 4th. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, March 31st will be paid a dividend of $0.14 per share on Monday, April 6th. This represents a $0.56 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.89%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, March 30th. This is an increase from SkyWest's previous quarterly dividend of $0.12.
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What price target have analysts set for SKYW?

9 brokers have issued 12-month price objectives for SkyWest's stock. Their forecasts range from $40.00 to $75.00. On average, they expect SkyWest's stock price to reach $57.88 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 95.4% from the stock's current price.
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Has SkyWest been receiving favorable news coverage?

Headlines about SKYW stock have been trending very negative recently, InfoTrie reports. The research firm scores the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. SkyWest earned a media sentiment score of -3.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news headlines about the transportation company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the immediate future.
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Are investors shorting SkyWest?

SkyWest saw a decrease in short interest in July. As of July 31st, there was short interest totaling 1,330,000 shares, a decrease of 7.0% from the July 15th total of 1,430,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 697,200 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 1.9 days. Approximately 2.7% of the company's stock are short sold.
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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."

Who are SkyWest's major shareholders?

SkyWest's stock is owned by a variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include LSV Asset Management (2.05%), Copper Rock Capital Partners LLC (1.07%), Victory Capital Management Inc. (1.06%), Principal Financial Group Inc. (0.75%), Fort Washington Investment Advisors Inc. OH (0.69%) and Prudential PLC (0.49%). Company insiders that own SkyWest stock include Jerry C Atkin, Michael B Thompson, Robert J Simmons, Russell A Childs, Terry Vais, W Steve Albrecht and Wade J Steel.
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Which institutional investors are selling SkyWest stock?

SKYW stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Victory Capital Management Inc., WINTON GROUP Ltd, Principal Financial Group Inc., State Board of Administration of Florida Retirement System, Consolidated Capital Management LLC, Vident Investment Advisory LLC, Vident Investment Advisory LLC, and Texas Permanent School Fund. Company insiders that have sold SkyWest company stock in the last year include Jerry C Atkin, Michael B Thompson, and Wade J Steel.
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Which institutional investors are buying SkyWest stock?

SKYW stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Copper Rock Capital Partners LLC, Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc., Mackay Shields LLC, Denali Advisors LLC, Prudential PLC, Russell Investments Group Ltd., First Trust Advisors LP, and UBS Group AG. Company insiders that have bought SkyWest stock in the last two years include Jerry C Atkin, Robert J Simmons, and W Steve Albrecht.
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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 $29.62.

How big of a company is SkyWest?

SkyWest has a market capitalization of $1.49 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 8/9/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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