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Alaska Air Group Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.54 (-0.82 %)
(As of 02/26/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $65.02
50-Day Range
MA: $55.29
52-Week Range
Now: $65.02
Volume2.20 million shs
Average Volume1.99 million shs
Market Capitalization$8.04 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
Alaska Air Group, Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides passenger and cargo air transportation services. The company operates through three segments: Mainline, Regional, and Horizon. It has a network of approximately 1,300 daily flights to 115 destinations across the United States, Mexico, Canada, and Costa Rica. The company was founded in 1932 and is based in Seattle, Washington.
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Air transportation, scheduled
Year FoundedN/A



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$8.78 billion
Cash Flow$12.43 per share
Book Value$35.16 per share


Net Income$769 million


Market Cap$8.04 billion
Next Earnings Date5/4/2021 (Estimated)


Overall MarketRank

1.31 out of 5 stars

Transportation Sector

93rd out of 239 stocks

Air Transportation, Scheduled Industry

10th out of 31 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 1.5Community Rank: 2.8Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
-0.54 (-0.82 %)
(As of 02/26/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Alaska Air Group (NYSE:ALK) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Alaska Air Group a buy right now?

14 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Alaska Air Group in the last twelve months. There are currently 2 hold ratings, 11 buy ratings and 1 strong buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "buy" Alaska Air Group stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Alaska Air Group?

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Are investors shorting Alaska Air Group?

Alaska Air Group saw a drop in short interest during the month of January. As of January 15th, there was short interest totaling 3,230,000 shares, a drop of 41.4% from the December 31st total of 5,510,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 2,040,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 1.6 days. Currently, 2.6% of the shares of the company are short sold.
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When is Alaska Air Group's next earnings date?

Alaska Air Group is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, May 4th 2021.
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How were Alaska Air Group's earnings last quarter?

Alaska Air Group, Inc. (NYSE:ALK) posted its earnings results on Monday, January, 25th. The transportation company reported ($2.55) earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of ($2.91) by $0.36. The transportation company had revenue of $808 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $813.37 million. Alaska Air Group had a negative net margin of 13.96% and a negative trailing twelve-month return on equity of 19.39%. The company's quarterly revenue was down 63.7% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business earned $1.46 EPS.
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How has Alaska Air Group's stock price been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Alaska Air Group's stock was trading at $45.70 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, ALK stock has increased by 42.3% and is now trading at $65.02.
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When did Alaska Air Group's stock split? How did Alaska Air Group's stock split work?

Alaska Air Group's stock split on Thursday, July 10th 2014. The 2-1 split was announced on Thursday, June 12th 2014. The newly minted shares were payable to shareholders after the closing bell on Wednesday, July 9th 2014. An investor that had 100 shares of Alaska Air Group stock prior to the split would have 200 shares after the split.

What guidance has Alaska Air Group issued on next quarter's earnings?

Alaska Air Group issued an update on its first quarter 2021 IntraDay earnings guidance on Tuesday, January, 26th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $572.6-654.4 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $899.99 million.

What price target have analysts set for ALK?

14 brokers have issued twelve-month price targets for Alaska Air Group's stock. Their forecasts range from $37.00 to $75.00. On average, they expect Alaska Air Group's share price to reach $54.20 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 16.6%.
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Who are Alaska Air Group's key executives?

Alaska Air Group's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Bradley D. Tilden, Chairman, CEO & Pres (Age 60, Pay $1.79M)
  • Mr. Shane R. Tackett, CFO & EVP of finance (Age 42, Pay $966.16k)
  • Ms. Helvi Kay Sandvik, Independent Director (Age 63, Pay $92.94k)
  • Mr. Gary L. Beck, Exec. VP & COO (Age 74)
  • Mr. Kevin Thiel, Managing Director of Accounting Operations
  • Mr. Lavanya Sareen, Managing Director of Investor Relations
  • Mr. Kyle B. Levine, Chief Ethics & Compliance Officer, Sr. VP of Legal, Gen. Counsel and Corp. Sec. (Age 49)
  • Ms. Geni Venable, Mang. of Corp. Communication
  • Mr. Mark Bocchi, Managing Director of Sales & Community Marketing
  • Ms. Laurie Davies, Managing Director of Taxes

What is Bradley D. Tilden's approval rating as Alaska Air Group's CEO?

391 employees have rated Alaska Air Group CEO Bradley D. Tilden on Glassdoor.com. Bradley D. Tilden has an approval rating of 85% among Alaska Air Group's employees.

Who are some of Alaska Air Group's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Alaska Air Group own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Alaska Air Group investors own include Delta Air Lines (DAL), Southwest Airlines (LUV), NVIDIA (NVDA), The Walt Disney (DIS), Bank of America (BAC), The Boeing (BA), Gilead Sciences (GILD), CVS Health (CVS), Intel (INTC) and Netflix (NFLX).

What is Alaska Air Group's stock symbol?

Alaska Air Group trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "ALK."

Who are Alaska Air Group's major shareholders?

Alaska Air Group's stock is owned by a number of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (7.48%), Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD (7.41%), Primecap Management Co. CA (4.18%), Victory Capital Management Inc. (2.60%), Boston Partners (2.15%) and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (2.04%). Company insiders that own Alaska Air Group stock include Andrea L Schneider, Andrew R Harrison, Benito Minicucci, Brandon Pedersen, Chalmers David, Christopher Michael Berry, Helvi Kay Sandvik, Jessie J Knight Jr, Joseph A Sprague, Kyle B Levine and Shane R Tackett.
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Which institutional investors are selling Alaska Air Group stock?

ALK stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Causeway Capital Management LLC, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Diamond Hill Capital Management Inc., First Trust Advisors LP, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Baird Financial Group Inc., Duality Advisers LP, and Retirement Systems of Alabama. Company insiders that have sold Alaska Air Group company stock in the last year include Andrew R Harrison, Benito Minicucci, Christopher Michael Berry, Helvi Kay Sandvik, Joseph A Sprague, and Shane R Tackett.
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Which institutional investors are buying Alaska Air Group stock?

ALK stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Boston Partners, Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD, Victory Capital Management Inc., BlackRock Inc., U S Global Investors Inc., SummerHaven Investment Management LLC, RWC Asset Management LLP, and Panagora Asset Management Inc.. Company insiders that have bought Alaska Air Group stock in the last two years include Christopher Michael Berry, Helvi Kay Sandvik, and Jessie J Knight Jr.
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How do I buy shares of Alaska Air Group?

Shares of ALK 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 Alaska Air Group's stock price today?

One share of ALK stock can currently be purchased for approximately $65.02.

How much money does Alaska Air Group make?

Alaska Air Group has a market capitalization of $8.04 billion and generates $8.78 billion in revenue each year. The transportation company earns $769 million in net income (profit) each year or $6.42 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Alaska Air Group have?

Alaska Air Group employs 16,050 workers across the globe.

What is Alaska Air Group's official website?

The official website for Alaska Air Group is www.alaskaair.com.

Where are Alaska Air Group's headquarters?

Alaska Air Group is headquartered at 19300 INTERNATIONAL BOULEVARD, SEATTLE WA, 98188.

How can I contact Alaska Air Group?

Alaska Air Group's mailing address is 19300 INTERNATIONAL BOULEVARD, SEATTLE WA, 98188. The transportation company can be reached via phone at 206-392-5040 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 2/27/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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