NYSE:ALK - Alaska Air Group Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$63.48 -1.46 (-2.25 %)
(As of 12/11/2018 04:24 AM ET)
Previous Close$64.94
Today's Range$62.87 - $65.62
52-Week Range$57.53 - $76.06
Volume2.47 million shs
Average Volume2.07 million shs
Market Capitalization$8.01 billion
P/E Ratio9.56
Dividend Yield1.84%
Beta0.6
Alaska Air Group, Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides passengers and cargo air transportation services. It also focuses on providing ground and ramp handling services to airlines. The company operates through three segments: Mainline, Regional, and Horizon. It has a network of approximately 1,200 daily flights to 118 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

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Air transportation, scheduled
Sub-IndustryAirlines
SectorTransportation
Current SymbolNYSE:ALK
Previous Symbol
CUSIP01165910
Phone206-392-5040

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.44
Current Ratio0.71
Quick Ratio0.69

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio9.56
Forward P/E Ratio14.69
P/E Growth2.15

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$7.93 billion
Price / Sales0.99
Cash Flow$9.4888 per share
Price / Cash Flow6.69
Book Value$30.24 per share
Price / Book2.10

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$6.64
Net Income$1.03 billion
Net Margins9.57%
Return on Equity15.51%
Return on Assets5.18%

Miscellaneous

Employees23,156
Outstanding Shares123,300,000
Market Cap$8.01 billion
OptionableOptionable

Alaska Air Group (NYSE:ALK) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Alaska Air Group's stock symbol?

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

How often does Alaska Air Group pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Alaska Air Group?

Alaska Air Group announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, November 1st. Investors of record on Tuesday, November 20th will be given a dividend of $0.32 per share on Thursday, December 6th. This represents a $1.28 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.02%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, November 19th. View Alaska Air Group's Dividend History.

When did Alaska Air Group's stock split? How did Alaska Air Group's stock split work?

Alaska Air Group's stock split before market open on Thursday, July 10th 2014. The 2-1 split was announced on Thursday, June 12th 2014. The newly issued shares were distributed 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.

How were Alaska Air Group's earnings last quarter?

Alaska Air Group, Inc. (NYSE:ALK) released its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, October, 25th. The transportation company reported $1.91 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $1.81 by $0.10. The transportation company had revenue of $2.21 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $2.20 billion. Alaska Air Group had a return on equity of 15.51% and a net margin of 9.57%. View Alaska Air Group's Earnings History.

When is Alaska Air Group's next earnings date?

Alaska Air Group is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, January 24th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Alaska Air Group.

What price target have analysts set for ALK?

17 brokerages have issued twelve-month target prices for Alaska Air Group's stock. Their forecasts range from $64.00 to $102.00. On average, they anticipate Alaska Air Group's share price to reach $80.0667 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 26.1% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Alaska Air Group.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Alaska Air Group?

17 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Alaska Air Group in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 6 hold ratings, 8 buy ratings and 2 strong buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Alaska Air Group.

Has Alaska Air Group been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about ALK stock have trended somewhat positive recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research group scores the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Alaska Air Group earned a media sentiment score of 1.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned headlines about the transportation company a news buzz of 4.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the immediate future.

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

Who are Alaska Air Group's key executives?

Alaska Air Group's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Bradley D. Tilden, Chairman, CEO & Pres (Age 57)
  • Mr. Brandon S. Pedersen CPA, CFO & Exec. VP of Fin. (Age 51)
  • Mr. Benito Minicucci, Pres & COO of Alaska Airlines Inc and CEO of Virgin America Inc (Age 51)
  • Mr. Andrew R. Harrison, Exec. VP & Chief Commercial Officer of Alaska Airlines Inc. (Age 47)
  • Mr. Kevin Thiel, Managing Director of Accounting Operations

Who are Alaska Air Group's major shareholders?

Alaska Air Group's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Vanguard Group Inc. (10.04%), BlackRock Inc. (5.61%), Primecap Management Co. CA (4.89%), Franklin Resources Inc. (2.62%), Alliancebernstein L.P. (2.10%) and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (1.93%). Company insiders that own Alaska Air Group stock include Andrew R Harrison, Benito Minicucci, Bradley D Tilden, Brandon Pedersen, Christopher Michael Berry, David L Campbell, Gary L Beck, J Kenneth Thompson, Jessie J Knight Jr, Joseph A Sprague, Katherine J Savitt, Kyle B Levine, Mark G Eliasen and Shane R Tackett. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Alaska Air Group.

Which institutional investors are selling Alaska Air Group stock?

ALK stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including American Century Companies Inc., AQR Capital Management LLC, JPMorgan Chase & Co., JPMorgan Chase & Co., Man Group plc, Thompson Siegel & Walmsley LLC, Ceredex Value Advisors LLC and FMR LLC. Company insiders that have sold Alaska Air Group company stock in the last year include Andrew R Harrison, Brandon Pedersen, Christopher Michael Berry, Gary L Beck, J Kenneth Thompson, Kyle B Levine and Shane R Tackett. View Insider Buying and Selling for Alaska Air Group.

Which institutional investors are buying Alaska Air Group stock?

ALK stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Alliancebernstein L.P., Schroder Investment Management Group, Capital International Investors, Point72 Asset Management L.P., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, AGF Investments Inc., Diamond Hill Capital Management Inc. and Wells Fargo & Company MN. View Insider Buying and Selling for Alaska Air Group.

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 Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Alaska Air Group's stock price today?

One share of ALK stock can currently be purchased for approximately $63.48.

How big of a company is Alaska Air Group?

Alaska Air Group has a market capitalization of $8.01 billion and generates $7.93 billion in revenue each year. The transportation company earns $1.03 billion in net income (profit) each year or $6.64 on an earnings per share basis. Alaska Air Group employs 23,156 workers across the globe.

What is Alaska Air Group's official website?

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

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]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Alaska Air Group (NYSE ALK)

Community Ranking:  2.8 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  628 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  499 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,127
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Alaska Air Group and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe ALK will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe ALK will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 12/11/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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