NASDAQ:SKYW

SkyWest Competitors

$52.03
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$51.67
Now: $52.03
$53.34
50-Day Range
$51.88
MA: $55.87
$60.86
52-Week Range
$21.14
Now: $52.03
$61.15
Volume197,101 shs
Average Volume367,306 shs
Market Capitalization$2.62 billion
P/E Ratio23.98
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta2.1

Competitors

SkyWest (NASDAQ:SKYW) Vs. ZNH, ALK, AZUL, CEA, JBLU, and ALGT

Should you be buying SKYW stock or one of its competitors? Companies in the industry of "air transportation, scheduled" are considered alternatives and competitors to SkyWest, including China Southern Airlines (ZNH), Alaska Air Group (ALK), Azul (AZUL), China Eastern Airlines (CEA), JetBlue Airways (JBLU), and Allegiant Travel (ALGT).

China Southern Airlines (NYSE:ZNH) and SkyWest (NASDAQ:SKYW) are both mid-cap transportation companies, but which is the better business? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, analyst recommendations, earnings, dividends, profitability, institutional ownership and valuation.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

0.3% of China Southern Airlines shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 87.5% of SkyWest shares are owned by institutional investors. 2.7% of SkyWest shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, large money managers and endowments believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Volatility and Risk

China Southern Airlines has a beta of 1.66, suggesting that its share price is 66% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, SkyWest has a beta of 2.1, suggesting that its share price is 110% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Profitability

This table compares China Southern Airlines and SkyWest's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
China Southern Airlines-6.01%-9.29%-2.35%
SkyWest4.84%5.10%1.65%

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares China Southern Airlines and SkyWest's gross revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
China Southern Airlines$22.33 billion0.40$382.01 million$1.4524.83
SkyWest$2.97 billion0.88$340.10 million$6.258.32

China Southern Airlines has higher revenue and earnings than SkyWest. SkyWest is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than China Southern Airlines, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of recent recommendations and price targets for China Southern Airlines and SkyWest, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
China Southern Airlines01502.83
SkyWest00313.25

SkyWest has a consensus price target of $60.00, indicating a potential upside of 15.32%. Given SkyWest's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe SkyWest is more favorable than China Southern Airlines.

Summary

SkyWest beats China Southern Airlines on 12 of the 15 factors compared between the two stocks.

Alaska Air Group (NYSE:ALK) and SkyWest (NASDAQ:SKYW) are both mid-cap transportation companies, but which is the superior stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their risk, valuation, analyst recommendations, earnings, profitability, institutional ownership and dividends.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of recent ratings and price targets for Alaska Air Group and SkyWest, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Alaska Air Group011213.00
SkyWest00313.25

Alaska Air Group presently has a consensus price target of $67.7692, indicating a potential downside of 2.25%. SkyWest has a consensus price target of $60.00, indicating a potential upside of 15.32%. Given SkyWest's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, analysts clearly believe SkyWest is more favorable than Alaska Air Group.

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares Alaska Air Group and SkyWest's revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Alaska Air Group$8.78 billion0.98$769 million$6.4210.80
SkyWest$2.97 billion0.88$340.10 million$6.258.32

Alaska Air Group has higher revenue and earnings than SkyWest. SkyWest is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Alaska Air Group, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Volatility and Risk

Alaska Air Group has a beta of 1.81, suggesting that its stock price is 81% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, SkyWest has a beta of 2.1, suggesting that its stock price is 110% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Profitability

This table compares Alaska Air Group and SkyWest's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Alaska Air Group-13.96%-19.39%-5.51%
SkyWest4.84%5.10%1.65%

Insider and Institutional Ownership

73.1% of Alaska Air Group shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 87.5% of SkyWest shares are held by institutional investors. 0.5% of Alaska Air Group shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 2.7% of SkyWest shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Summary

SkyWest beats Alaska Air Group on 9 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

Azul (NYSE:AZUL) and SkyWest (NASDAQ:SKYW) are both mid-cap transportation companies, but which is the better investment? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their profitability, earnings, analyst recommendations, valuation, institutional ownership, dividends and risk.

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares Azul and SkyWest's top-line revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Azul$2.78 billion3.06$-608,940,000.00$2.637.72
SkyWest$2.97 billion0.88$340.10 million$6.258.32

SkyWest has higher revenue and earnings than Azul. Azul is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than SkyWest, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Profitability

This table compares Azul and SkyWest's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Azul-118.30%N/A-17.03%
SkyWest4.84%5.10%1.65%

Volatility and Risk

Azul has a beta of 1.62, meaning that its share price is 62% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, SkyWest has a beta of 2.1, meaning that its share price is 110% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

1.8% of Azul shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 87.5% of SkyWest shares are held by institutional investors. 2.7% of SkyWest shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of recent recommendations for Azul and SkyWest, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Azul36101.80
SkyWest00313.25

Azul currently has a consensus target price of $21.68, indicating a potential upside of 6.75%. SkyWest has a consensus target price of $60.00, indicating a potential upside of 15.32%. Given SkyWest's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe SkyWest is more favorable than Azul.

Summary

SkyWest beats Azul on 14 of the 15 factors compared between the two stocks.

China Eastern Airlines (NYSE:CEA) and SkyWest (NASDAQ:SKYW) are both mid-cap transportation companies, but which is the better stock? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their valuation, dividends, institutional ownership, profitability, analyst recommendations, earnings and risk.

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares China Eastern Airlines and SkyWest's top-line revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
China Eastern Airlines$17.18 billion0.44$461.88 million$1.4915.58
SkyWest$2.97 billion0.88$340.10 million$6.258.32

China Eastern Airlines has higher revenue and earnings than SkyWest. SkyWest is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than China Eastern Airlines, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of current recommendations and price targets for China Eastern Airlines and SkyWest, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
China Eastern Airlines01302.75
SkyWest00313.25

SkyWest has a consensus price target of $60.00, indicating a potential upside of 15.32%. Given SkyWest's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe SkyWest is more favorable than China Eastern Airlines.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

0.1% of China Eastern Airlines shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 87.5% of SkyWest shares are held by institutional investors. 2.7% of SkyWest shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, hedge funds and endowments believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Profitability

This table compares China Eastern Airlines and SkyWest's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
China Eastern Airlines-14.72%-15.70%-3.59%
SkyWest4.84%5.10%1.65%

Volatility & Risk

China Eastern Airlines has a beta of 1.49, suggesting that its stock price is 49% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, SkyWest has a beta of 2.1, suggesting that its stock price is 110% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Summary

SkyWest beats China Eastern Airlines on 12 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

SkyWest (NASDAQ:SKYW) and JetBlue Airways (NASDAQ:JBLU) are both mid-cap transportation companies, but which is the superior stock? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their institutional ownership, profitability, analyst recommendations, risk, dividends, earnings and valuation.

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares SkyWest and JetBlue Airways' gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
SkyWest$2.97 billion0.88$340.10 million$6.258.32
JetBlue Airways$8.09 billion0.79$569 million$1.9010.68

JetBlue Airways has higher revenue and earnings than SkyWest. SkyWest is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than JetBlue Airways, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Risk and Volatility

SkyWest has a beta of 2.1, suggesting that its share price is 110% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, JetBlue Airways has a beta of 1.57, suggesting that its share price is 57% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of current ratings and target prices for SkyWest and JetBlue Airways, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
SkyWest00313.25
JetBlue Airways231002.53

SkyWest currently has a consensus price target of $60.00, indicating a potential upside of 15.32%. JetBlue Airways has a consensus price target of $20.2857, indicating a potential downside of 0.07%. Given SkyWest's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, equities research analysts clearly believe SkyWest is more favorable than JetBlue Airways.

Insider and Institutional Ownership

87.5% of SkyWest shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 66.7% of JetBlue Airways shares are owned by institutional investors. 2.7% of SkyWest shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 0.9% of JetBlue Airways shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, hedge funds and endowments believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Profitability

This table compares SkyWest and JetBlue Airways' net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
SkyWest4.84%5.10%1.65%
JetBlue Airways-18.95%-23.07%-7.57%

Summary

SkyWest beats JetBlue Airways on 12 of the 15 factors compared between the two stocks.

SkyWest (NASDAQ:SKYW) and Allegiant Travel (NASDAQ:ALGT) are both mid-cap transportation companies, but which is the better investment? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their valuation, profitability, risk, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, earnings and dividends.

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares SkyWest and Allegiant Travel's gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
SkyWest$2.97 billion0.88$340.10 million$6.258.32
Allegiant Travel$1.84 billion2.18$232.12 million$14.2617.12

SkyWest has higher revenue and earnings than Allegiant Travel. SkyWest is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Allegiant Travel, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

87.5% of SkyWest shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 86.1% of Allegiant Travel shares are owned by institutional investors. 2.7% of SkyWest shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 19.6% of Allegiant Travel shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, endowments and large money managers believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Volatility and Risk

SkyWest has a beta of 2.1, indicating that its share price is 110% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Allegiant Travel has a beta of 1.71, indicating that its share price is 71% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Profitability

This table compares SkyWest and Allegiant Travel's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
SkyWest4.84%5.10%1.65%
Allegiant Travel-7.86%-8.83%-2.19%

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of current ratings and price targets for SkyWest and Allegiant Travel, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
SkyWest00313.25
Allegiant Travel03612.80

SkyWest presently has a consensus price target of $60.00, indicating a potential upside of 15.32%. Allegiant Travel has a consensus price target of $244.2222, indicating a potential upside of 0.06%. Given SkyWest's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, research analysts plainly believe SkyWest is more favorable than Allegiant Travel.

Summary

SkyWest beats Allegiant Travel on 10 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.


SkyWest Competitors List

Competitor NameCompetitor BTM RankCompetitor PriceCompetitor Price ChangeCompetitor Market CapCompetitor RevenueCompetitor P/E RatioCompetitor Indicator(s)
China Southern Airlines logo
ZNH
China Southern Airlines
0.7$36.00-0.5%$8.83 billion$22.33 billion-9.47
Alaska Air Group logo
ALK
Alaska Air Group
1.5$69.33-0.1%$8.62 billion$8.78 billion-12.31Upcoming Earnings
Analyst Upgrade
Azul logo
AZUL
Azul
1.0$20.31-0.4%$8.52 billion$2.78 billion-1.35
China Eastern Airlines logo
CEA
China Eastern Airlines
1.1$23.21-1.2%$7.60 billion$17.18 billion-5.16
JetBlue Airways logo
JBLU
JetBlue Airways
1.4$20.30-1.9%$6.43 billion$8.09 billion-6.70Analyst Report
Allegiant Travel logo
ALGT
Allegiant Travel
1.4$244.08-2.1%$4.01 billion$1.84 billion-40.48Analyst Report
Increase in Short Interest
Analyst Revision
News Coverage
Spirit Airlines logo
SAVE
Spirit Airlines
1.1$36.85-0.8%$3.60 billion$3.83 billion-17.46Analyst Upgrade
Decrease in Short Interest
Analyst Revision
Copa logo
CPA
Copa
0.9$82.05-0.0%$3.46 billion$2.71 billion-8.16News Coverage
Controladora Vuela Compañía de Aviación logo
VLRS
Controladora Vuela Compañía de Aviación
1.1$15.57-1.9%$1.68 billion$1.84 billion-9.61Upcoming Earnings
News Coverage
EHang logo
EH
EHang
1.0$27.91-3.7%$1.53 billion$17.50 million-174.44Analyst Downgrade
News Coverage
Gap Up
Gol Linhas Aéreas Inteligentes logo
GOL
Gol Linhas Aéreas Inteligentes
1.0$8.15-0.5%$1.45 billion$3.37 billion-1.29
Hawaiian logo
HA
Hawaiian
1.0$25.02-0.9%$1.28 billion$2.83 billion-3.84
Mesa Air Group logo
MESA
Mesa Air Group
1.6$12.10-0.1%$430.37 million$545.07 million15.51Decrease in Short Interest
This page was last updated on 4/18/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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