Virgin America Company Profile (NASDAQ:VA)

About Virgin America (NASDAQ:VA)

Virgin America logoVirgin America Inc. is an airline that provides scheduled air travel in the United States and Mexico. The Company operates in air transportation service segment. The Company operates from Los Angeles and San Francisco with a presence at Dallas Love Field (DAL) to other destinations in North America. The Company provides service to over 20 airports in the United States and Mexico with a fleet of over 60 narrow-body aircraft. It offers three levels of service: First Class, Main Cabin Select and Main Cabin. The Company's First Class level of service includes eight-seat cabin with an inflight teammate to provide service. Its Main Cabin Select includes approximately 40 inches of pitch for leg room. The Company's Main Cabin includes approximately 30 inches of pitch and individual Red inflight entertainment system at every seatback. The Company maintains a guest loyalty program called the Elevate frequent flyer program.

Industry, Sector and Symbol: Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $55.92
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $55.58
  • 52 Week Range: $26.30 - $58.70
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 20.06
  • P/E Growth: 0.000
  • Net Margins: 11.64%
  • Return on Equity: 22.78%
  • Return on Assets: 10.96%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.47%
  • Current Ratio: 1.55%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.55%
  • Average Volume: 1.14 million shs.
  • Beta: 1.56

Frequently Asked Questions for Virgin America (NASDAQ:VA)

What is Virgin America's stock symbol?

Virgin America trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "VA."

How were Virgin America's earnings last quarter?

Virgin America Inc (NASDAQ:VA) issued its earnings results on Thursday, April, 28th. The company reported $0.41 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.36 by $0.05. The business had revenue of $364 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $361.51 million. Virgin America had a net margin of 11.64% and a return on equity of 22.78%. The business's revenue for the quarter was up 11.5% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm posted $0.24 EPS. View Virgin America's Earnings History.

Where is Virgin America's stock going? Where will Virgin America's stock price be in 2017?

2 brokerages have issued twelve-month price targets for Virgin America's shares. Their predictions range from $57.00 to $57.00. On average, they expect Virgin America's stock price to reach $57.00 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Virgin America.

Who are some of Virgin America's key competitors?

When did Virgin America IPO?

(VA) raised $306 million in an IPO on Friday, November 14th 2014. The company issued 13,300,000 shares at $23.00 per share. Barclays and Deutsche Bank Securities acted as the underwriters for the IPO and BofA Merrill Lynch, Cowen and Company, Goldman Sachs, Imperial Capital, LOYAL3 Securities and Raymond James were co-managers.

How do I buy Virgin America stock?

Shares of Virgin America can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Virgin America's stock price today?

One share of Virgin America stock can currently be purchased for approximately $56.98.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Virgin America (NASDAQ VA)
Community Ranking:  2.5 out of 5 (star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  213 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  208 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  421
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Virgin America and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Virgin America (NASDAQ:VA) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 1 Hold Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 1.50)
Consensus Price Target: $57.00 (0.04% upside)
Consensus Price Target History for Virgin America (NASDAQ:VA)
Price Target History for Virgin America (NASDAQ:VA)
Analysts' Ratings History for Virgin America (NASDAQ:VA)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
12/7/2016J P Morgan Chase & CoDowngradeNeutral -> Underweight$52.00 -> $57.00N/AView Rating Details
11/24/2016Imperial CapitalReiterated RatingIn-Line$57.00N/AView Rating Details
10/12/2016Deutsche Bank AGBoost Price TargetHold$55.00 -> $57.00N/AView Rating Details
9/12/2016Credit Suisse GroupSet Price TargetHold$57.00N/AView Rating Details
8/21/2016Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingHold$57.00N/AView Rating Details
5/16/2016Sterne Agee CRTReiterated RatingNeutralN/AView Rating Details
5/14/2016TD SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuy$23.00 -> $24.00N/AView Rating Details
5/13/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaReiterated RatingOutperform$21.00 -> $22.00N/AView Rating Details
5/13/2016ScotiabankReiterated RatingSector Perform$21.00N/AView Rating Details
4/15/2016Barclays PLCDowngradeOverweight -> Equal Weight$44.00 -> $56.00N/AView Rating Details
4/5/2016Buckingham ResearchDowngradeBuy -> NeutralN/AView Rating Details
4/4/2016SidotiDowngradeBuy -> Neutral$57.00N/AView Rating Details
3/24/2016Cowen and CompanyReiterated RatingHoldN/AView Rating Details
11/24/2015Raymond James Financial, Inc.Reiterated RatingBuy$39.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 10/21/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Virgin America (NASDAQ:VA)
Earnings by Quarter for Virgin America (NASDAQ:VA)
Earnings History by Quarter for Virgin America (NASDAQ VA)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
4/28/2016Q116$0.36$0.41$361.51 million$364.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/18/2016Q415$1.20$1.20$395.08 million$391.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/29/2015Q315$1.56$1.64$406.28 million$410.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/30/2015Q215$1.25$1.46$393.19 million$400.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/30/2015Q115$0.14$0.24$322.15 million$326.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/18/2015$0.80$0.71$368.84 million$372.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/18/2015$0.80$0.71$368.84 million$372.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/18/2015$0.80$0.71$368.84 million$372.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/18/2015$0.80$0.71$368.84 million$372.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/18/2015Q414$0.79$1.16$370.57 million$372.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/1/1919Q4$0.39$398.85 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Virgin America (NASDAQ:VA)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.280 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.840 EPS


Dividend History for Virgin America (NASDAQ:VA)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Virgin America (NASDAQ:VA)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 31.20%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 65.58%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Virgin America (NASDAQ:VA)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Virgin America (NASDAQ:VA)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Virgin America (NASDAQ:VA)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
11/23/2015John J. VarleyVPSell10,084$36.38$366,855.92View SEC Filing  
11/23/2015Stephen A. ForteCOOSell3,827$36.47$139,570.69View SEC Filing  
11/17/2015Cyrus F. Freidheim, Jr.DirectorSell15,000$36.28$544,200.00View SEC Filing  
11/16/2015Cyrus F. Freidheim, Jr.DirectorSell5,000$36.33$181,650.00View SEC Filing  
11/6/2015E. Frances FiorilloVPSell15,000$38.01$570,150.00View SEC Filing  
11/4/2015John A. MacleodVPSell61,598$36.71$2,261,262.58View SEC Filing  
11/2/2015Stephen A. ForteCOOSell20,000$36.52$730,400.00View SEC Filing  
8/27/2015John J. VarleyVPSell17,389$32.08$557,839.12View SEC Filing  
8/27/2015Peter D. HuntCFOSell4,500$32.31$145,395.00View SEC Filing  
8/26/2015Samuel K SkinnerDirectorSell10,369$31.41$325,690.29View SEC Filing  
5/20/2015Robert A NickellDirectorBuy17,395$28.23$491,060.85View SEC Filing  
5/18/2015Robert A NickellDirectorBuy42,605$28.47$1,212,964.35View SEC Filing  
11/19/2014Holdings L.P. VxDirectorSell2,132,565$21.84$46,575,219.60View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Virgin America (NASDAQ:VA)
Latest Headlines for Virgin America (NASDAQ:VA)
DateHeadline logoThe Story Behind Richard Branson’s Investment in Virgin Hyperloop One - October 20 at 9:48 AM logoComparing Virgin America (VA) & Delta Air Lines (DAL) - October 19 at 4:11 PM logoHead-To-Head Review: Virgin America (VA) & Delta Air Lines (DAL) - October 18 at 10:31 AM logoCritical Contrast: Virgin America (VA) and The Competition - October 15 at 4:28 AM logoAvianca Holdings (AVH) vs. Virgin America (VA) Financial Comparison - October 4 at 2:10 AM logoFinancial Comparison: United Continental Holdings (UAL) vs. Virgin America (VA) - September 28 at 8:50 PM logoVirgin America (VA) & LATAM Airlines Group (LTM) Critical Analysis - September 28 at 12:32 PM logoReviewing Virgin America (VA) & Its Competitors - September 26 at 6:18 PM logoCritical Comparison: Virgin America (VA) vs. Its Rivals - September 24 at 8:42 AM logoCrash Ahead For Hawaiian Airlines Stock: Southwest Market Entry May Be Imminent - Seeking Alpha - September 19 at 9:09 AM logoVirgin America (VA) versus Its Peers Critical Review - September 18 at 2:30 PM logoNational Road Safety Foundation And FCCLA Invite Teens To Promote Seat Belt Usage - September 14 at 1:25 AM logoVirgin America (VA) versus United Continental Holdings (UAL) Critical Review - September 12 at 4:26 AM logoHere's how Richard Branson weathered Hurricane Irma on his private island - September 10 at 9:21 AM logoFootball Champs and CEOs Alike Sidestep Taxes With Private Jets ... - Bloomberg - September 7 at 10:46 AM logoFinancial Analysis: Alaska Air Group (ALK) vs. Virgin America (VA) - September 5 at 4:14 PM logoAdvance Auto Parts Names ExxonMobil and Motorcar Parts of America 2017 Vendors of the Year - August 23 at 6:29 PM logoHead-To-Head Review: Hawaiian Holdings (HA) vs. Virgin America (VA) - August 19 at 10:22 PM logoFinancial Review: Virgin America (NASDAQ:VA) vs. Ryanair Holdings PLC (RYAAY) - August 13 at 6:10 PM logoVirgin America (VA) & Era Group (ERA) Head-To-Head Analysis - July 21 at 8:34 AM logoWhat Success Is Made Of: Investors, Execs And Entrepreneurs Talk About Their Routines And Role Models - Part 2 - Benzinga - April 17 at 8:23 AM logoAlaska Airlines to Retire the Virgin America Brand by 2019 - March 23 at 12:24 PM logoAlaska Airlines exec: If RDU-SFO route performs well, we'll add another destination from Raleigh-Durham International Airport - March 17 at 4:04 PM logoAlaska Air, Virgin America merger done deal - December 15 at 7:01 AM logoAlaska Airlines closes Virgin America takeover, but big decisions remain - December 15 at 7:01 AM logoVIRGIN AMERICA INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Termination of a Material Definitive Agreement, Completion of Acquisition or - December 15 at 7:01 AM logoCan Alaska Airlines Become a National Airline When It Grows Up? - December 13 at 8:29 AM logoVirgin America downgraded by JP Morgan - December 7 at 9:09 PM logoAlaska Air-Virgin America Merger Gets US Approval - Wall Street Journal - December 6 at 9:02 PM logoSettlement clearing Alaska-Virgin merger filed by Justice Dept. in federal court - December 6 at 4:35 PM logoAlaska Air Wins U.S. Approval for Virgin America Takeover - Bloomberg - December 6 at 4:35 PM logoAlaska Air to get antitrust approval for Virgin deal soon: source - December 6 at 11:34 AM logo[$$] Justice Department Close to Approving Alaska Air-Virgin America Deal - December 6 at 11:34 AM logoAlaska Expects to Close on Virgin America in 2016 (ALK) - Investopedia - December 1 at 8:45 PM logoAlaska Air's Route Expansion Impresses, Competition a Drag - November 29 at 3:26 PM logoAlaska Airlines Acquisition of Virgin America Close to Closing (ALK, VA) - Investopedia - November 21 at 8:43 PM logoAlaska Air Said Nearing Settlement With U.S. on Virgin Deal - Bloomberg - November 20 at 6:34 AM logoAlaska Air nearing settlement with U.S. on Virgin deal: Bloomberg - November 18 at 7:46 PM logoVIRGIN AMERICA INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Other Events, Financial Statements and Exhibits - November 18 at 7:46 PM logoAlaska Air Close to Deal With DoJ on Virgin Merger - November 18 at 7:46 PM



Virgin America (VA) Chart for Saturday, October, 21, 2017

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