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NYSE:ALKAlaska Air Group Stock Price, Forecast & News

-0.82 (-2.58 %)
(As of 05/22/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $31.02
50-Day Range
MA: $28.74
52-Week Range
Now: $31.02
Volume2.89 million shs
Average Volume3.25 million shs
Market Capitalization$3.80 billion
P/E Ratio7.21
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 1,200 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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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 4.3Community Rank: 2.8Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 2.5 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

2.45 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Air transportation, scheduled



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$8.78 billion
Cash Flow$9.91 per share
Book Value$35.16 per share


Net Income$769 million


Market Cap$3.80 billion
Next Earnings Date7/23/2020 (Estimated)

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Alaska Air Group (NYSE:ALK) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Alaska Air Group's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Alaska Air Group's stock was trading at $45.70 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, ALK shares have decreased by 32.1% and is now trading at $31.02. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Alaska Air Group?

14 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Alaska Air Group in the last year. There are currently 7 hold ratings, 6 buy ratings and 1 strong buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View analyst ratings for Alaska Air Group.

When is Alaska Air Group's next earnings date?

Alaska Air Group is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, July 23rd 2020. View our earnings forecast for Alaska Air Group.

How were Alaska Air Group's earnings last quarter?

Alaska Air Group, Inc. (NYSE:ALK) announced its earnings results on Tuesday, May, 5th. The transportation company reported ($0.82) EPS for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of ($1.27) by $0.45. The transportation company earned $1.64 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.71 billion. Alaska Air Group had a return on equity of 16.29% and a net margin of 6.24%. The business's revenue for the quarter was down 12.8% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the company earned $0.17 EPS. View Alaska Air Group's earnings history.

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

Alaska Air Group declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, January 28th. Investors of record on Tuesday, February 18th will be given a dividend of $0.375 per share on Thursday, March 5th. This represents a $1.50 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 4.84%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, February 14th. This is a boost from Alaska Air Group's previous quarterly dividend of $0.35. View Alaska Air Group's dividend history.

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

Shares of Alaska Air Group split before market open on Thursday, July 10th 2014. The 2-1 split was announced on Thursday, June 12th 2014. The newly created 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 price target have analysts set for ALK?

14 equities research analysts have issued 12-month price objectives for Alaska Air Group's stock. Their forecasts range from $31.00 to $80.00. On average, they anticipate Alaska Air Group's stock price to reach $52.54 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 69.4% from the stock's current price. View analysts' price targets for Alaska Air Group.

Has Alaska Air Group been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about ALK stock have trended somewhat positive this week, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. InfoTrie rates the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Alaska Air Group earned a media sentiment score of 1.5 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media coverage about the transportation company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near term. View the latest news aboutAlaska Air Group.

Are investors shorting Alaska Air Group?

Alaska Air Group saw a increase in short interest in May. As of May 15th, there was short interest totaling 3,070,000 shares, an increase of 10.0% from the April 30th total of 2,790,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 3,020,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 1.0 days. Currently, 2.5% of the company's shares are sold short. View Alaska Air Group's Current Options Chain.

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), Walt Disney (DIS), Bank of America (BAC), NVIDIA (NVDA), CVS Health (CVS), Gilead Sciences (GILD), Boeing (BA), Southwest Airlines (LUV), Netflix (NFLX) and Alibaba Group (BABA).

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 58)
  • Mr. Brandon S. Pedersen CPA, CPA, CFO, Exec. VP of Fin. & Treasurer (Age 52)
  • Mr. Benito Minicucci, Pres & COO of Alaska Airlines Inc and CEO of Virgin America Inc (Age 52)
  • Mr. Andrew R. Harrison, Exec. VP & Chief Commercial Officer of Alaska Airlines Inc. (Age 48)
  • Ms. Helvi Kay Sandvik, Independent Director (Age 61)

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 many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (6.05%), Primecap Management Co. CA (4.78%), State Street Corp (3.06%), Victory Capital Management Inc. (2.97%), Parnassus Investments CA (2.37%) and Alliancebernstein L.P. (1.67%). Company insiders that own Alaska Air Group stock include Andrea L Schneider, Andrew R Harrison, Brandon Pedersen, Chalmers David, Christopher Michael Berry, Helvi Kay Sandvik, J Kenneth Thompson, Kyle B Levine 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 Franklin Resources Inc., Alliancebernstein L.P., Principal Financial Group Inc., Par Capital Management Inc., Morgan Stanley, Victory Capital Management Inc., Schroder Investment Management Group, and Raymond James & Associates. Company insiders that have sold Alaska Air Group company stock in the last year include Andrea L Schneider, Brandon Pedersen, Helvi Kay Sandvik, Kyle B Levine, and Shane R Tackett. View insider buying and selling activity for Alaska Air Group.

Which institutional investors are buying Alaska Air Group stock?

ALK stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Parnassus Investments CA, AQR Capital Management LLC, U S Global Investors Inc., Advisor Group Holdings Inc., Scout Investments Inc., Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Carillon Tower Advisers Inc., and AJO LP. View insider buying and selling activity 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, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Alaska Air Group's stock price today?

One share of ALK stock can currently be purchased for approximately $31.02.

How big of a company is Alaska Air Group?

Alaska Air Group has a market capitalization of $3.80 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. Alaska Air Group employs 24,000 workers across the globe.

What is Alaska Air Group's official website?

The official website for Alaska Air Group is 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]

This page was last updated on 5/25/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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