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QQQ   383.13
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SkyWest Stock Forecast, Price & News

-1.05 (-2.63%)
(As of 12/3/2021 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
315,340 shs
Average Volume
349,279 shs
Market Capitalization
$1.96 billion
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
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About SkyWest

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

Air transportation, scheduled
Current Symbol
Year Founded

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$2.13 billion
Cash Flow
$7.35 per share
Book Value
$44.90 per share


Net Income
$-8.52 million
Pretax Margin




Free Float
Market Cap
$1.96 billion

Company Calendar

Last Earnings
Fiscal Year End
Next Earnings (Estimated)

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Overall MarketRank

2.29 out of 5 stars

Transportation Sector

66th out of 172 stocks

Air Transportation, Scheduled Industry

8th out of 22 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 3.7Community Rank: 4.7Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 2.5Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

SkyWest (NASDAQ:SKYW) Frequently Asked Questions

Is SkyWest a buy right now?

3 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for SkyWest in the last year. There are currently 2 buy ratings and 1 strong buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "buy" SkyWest stock.
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How has SkyWest's stock price been impacted by COVID-19?

SkyWest's stock was trading at $35.73 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, SKYW shares have increased by 8.8% and is now trading at $38.86.
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When is SkyWest's next earnings date?

SkyWest is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, February 3rd 2022.
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How were SkyWest's earnings last quarter?

SkyWest, Inc. (NASDAQ:SKYW) released its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, October, 28th. The transportation company reported $1.45 earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.94 by $0.51. The transportation company earned $744.78 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $684.87 million. SkyWest had a net margin of 2.42% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 5.66%. The firm's revenue was up 62.8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business earned $0.66 earnings per share.
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What price target have analysts set for SKYW?

3 equities research analysts have issued 1-year target prices for SkyWest's shares. Their forecasts range from $63.00 to $70.00. On average, they anticipate SkyWest's share price to reach $66.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 69.8% from the stock's current price.
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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) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • 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.

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 shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (15.46%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (6.74%), Alliancebernstein L.P. (6.65%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (5.15%), U S Global Investors Inc. (4.68%) and Invesco Ltd. (2.01%). Company insiders that own SkyWest stock include Eric Woodward, Henry J Eyring, Jerry C Atkin, Robert J Simmons, Russell A Childs, 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 Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Rothschild & Co. Asset Management US Inc., Morgan Stanley, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Panagora Asset Management Inc., Pinebridge Investments L.P., Voya Investment Management LLC, and BlackRock Inc.. Company insiders that have sold SkyWest company stock in the last year include Eric Woodward, Henry J Eyring, Russell A Childs, and Wade J Steel.
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Which institutional investors are buying SkyWest stock?

SKYW stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Invesco Ltd., Alliancebernstein L.P., Victory Capital Management Inc., Ziegler Capital Management LLC, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Granite Investment Partners LLC, Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership, and Phocas Financial Corp.. 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 $38.86.

How much money does SkyWest make?

SkyWest has a market capitalization of $1.96 billion and generates $2.13 billion in revenue each year. The transportation company earns $-8.52 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.19 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does SkyWest have?

SkyWest employs 12,502 workers across the globe.

When was SkyWest founded?

SkyWest was founded in 1972.

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, via email at [email protected], or via fax at 435-634-3105.

This page was last updated on 12/4/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff


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