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SkyWest Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.58 (+1.04 %)
(As of 02/26/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $56.37
50-Day Range
MA: $44.63
52-Week Range
Now: $56.37
Volume315,356 shs
Average Volume385,780 shs
Market Capitalization$2.84 billion
P/E Ratio25.98
Dividend YieldN/A
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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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Air transportation, scheduled
Current SymbolNASDAQ:SKYW
Year FoundedN/A



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$2.97 billion
Cash Flow$18.30 per share
Book Value$43.14 per share


Net Income$340.10 million


Market Cap$2.84 billion
Next Earnings Date5/6/2021 (Estimated)


Overall MarketRank

1.32 out of 5 stars

Transportation Sector

89th out of 239 stocks

Air Transportation, Scheduled Industry

9th out of 31 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 1.6Community Rank: 2.7Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
+0.58 (+1.04 %)
(As of 02/26/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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SkyWest (NASDAQ:SKYW) Frequently Asked Questions

Is SkyWest a buy right now?

6 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for SkyWest in the last year. There are currently 5 buy ratings and 1 strong buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "buy" SkyWest stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than SkyWest?

Wall Street analysts have given SkyWest a "Buy" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but SkyWest wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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When is SkyWest's next earnings date?

SkyWest is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, May 6th 2021.
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How were SkyWest's earnings last quarter?

SkyWest, Inc. (NASDAQ:SKYW) issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, February, 4th. The transportation company reported ($0.93) EPS for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of ($0.83) by $0.10. SkyWest had a net margin of 4.84% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 5.10%.
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How has SkyWest's stock price been impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

SkyWest's stock was trading at $35.73 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, SKYW shares have increased by 57.8% and is now trading at $56.37.
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What price target have analysts set for SKYW?

6 analysts have issued 1-year target prices for SkyWest's stock. Their forecasts range from $49.00 to $65.00. On average, they anticipate SkyWest's stock price to reach $55.60 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 1.4%.
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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 Chip Childs' approval rating as SkyWest's CEO?

290 employees have rated SkyWest CEO Chip Childs on Glassdoor.com. Chip Childs has an approval rating of 87% among SkyWest's employees.

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), Delta Air Lines (DAL), Southwest Airlines (LUV), United Airlines (UAL), Micron Technology (MU), CA (CA), American Airlines Group (AAL), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Bank of America (BAC) and Johnson & Johnson (JNJ).

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 retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (14.89%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (7.05%), Alliancebernstein L.P. (5.99%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (4.15%), U S Global Investors Inc. (4.12%) and Northern Trust Corp (1.86%). Company insiders that own SkyWest stock include Eric Woodward, Henry J Eyring, Jerry C Atkin, Michael B Thompson, Robert J Simmons, Russell A Childs, W Steve Albrecht and Wade J Steel.
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Which major investors are selling SkyWest stock?

SKYW stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Renaissance Technologies LLC, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Kettle Hill Capital Management LLC, Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc., Fort Washington Investment Advisors Inc. OH, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Denali Advisors LLC, and Engineers Gate Manager LP. Company insiders that have sold SkyWest company stock in the last year include Eric Woodward, and Henry J Eyring.
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Which major investors are buying SkyWest stock?

SKYW stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Principal Financial Group Inc., Principal Financial Group Inc., BlackRock Inc., Rothschild & Co. Asset Management US Inc., Ziegler Capital Management LLC, Panagora Asset Management Inc., Richard Bernstein Advisors LLC, and GW&K Investment Management LLC. 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 WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is SkyWest's stock price today?

One share of SKYW stock can currently be purchased for approximately $56.37.

How much money does SkyWest make?

SkyWest has a market capitalization of $2.84 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.

How many employees does SkyWest have?

SkyWest employs 13,700 workers across the globe.

What is SkyWest's official website?

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

Where are SkyWest's headquarters?

SkyWest is headquartered at 444 South River Road, St. George UT, 84790.

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 2/27/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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