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SkyWest Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.33 (-1.12 %)
(As of 09/24/2020 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $29.15
50-Day Range
MA: $32.70
52-Week Range
Now: $29.15
Volume439,510 shs
Average Volume631,500 shs
Market Capitalization$1.46 billion
P/E Ratio8.83
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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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 3.6Community Rank: 2.7Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 3.8 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

2.20 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Air transportation, scheduled
Current SymbolNASDAQ:SKYW



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$2.97 billion
Cash Flow$11.48 per share
Book Value$43.14 per share


Net Income$340.10 million


Market Cap$1.46 billion
Next Earnings Date11/4/2020 (Estimated)
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(As of 09/24/2020 12:00 AM ET)
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SkyWest (NASDAQ:SKYW) Frequently Asked Questions

How has SkyWest's stock 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. Since then, SKYW shares have decreased by 18.4% and is now trading at $29.15.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of SkyWest?

8 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for SkyWest in the last year. There are currently 7 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) announced its earnings results on Thursday, July, 30th. The transportation company reported ($0.51) earnings per share 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 analysts' expectations 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. Investors 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 1.92%. 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?

8 brokers have issued twelve-month price targets for SkyWest's stock. Their forecasts range from $40.00 to $75.00. On average, they anticipate SkyWest's share price to reach $55.86 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 91.6% from the stock's current price.
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Are investors shorting SkyWest?

SkyWest saw a increase in short interest during the month of August. As of August 14th, there was short interest totaling 1,620,000 shares, an increase of 15.7% from the July 30th total of 1,400,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 602,300 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 2.7 days. Approximately 3.3% of the company's shares are sold short.
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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), Delta Air Lines (DAL), United Continental (UAL), Southwest Airlines (LUV), Micron Technology (MU), American Airlines Group (AAL), CA (CA), Tesla (TSLA), Alibaba Group (BABA) and JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM).

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 retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Vanguard Group Inc. (10.62%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (4.29%), U S Global Investors Inc. (2.81%), Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (2.22%), LSV Asset Management (2.05%) and Macquarie Group Ltd. (1.74%). Company insiders that own SkyWest stock include 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 FMR LLC, Victory Capital Management Inc., Vanguard Group Inc., Par Capital Management Inc., Bank of America Corp DE, Phocas Financial Corp., Goldman Sachs Group Inc., and WINTON GROUP Ltd.
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Which major investors are buying SkyWest stock?

SKYW stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including U S Global Investors Inc., Prudential Financial Inc., Copper Rock Capital Partners LLC, Copper Rock Capital Partners LLC, Man Group plc, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc., and Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc.. 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 $29.15.

How big of a company is SkyWest?

SkyWest has a market capitalization of $1.46 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 9/25/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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