NYSE:AYR - Aircastle Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $16.92 -0.32 (-1.86 %) (As of 12/16/2018 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$16.92Today's Range$16.83 - $17.355052-Week Range$16.83 - $25.30Volume491,618 shsAverage Volume337,386 shsMarket Capitalization$1.29 billionP/E Ratio9.05Dividend Yield7.09%Beta1.76 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Aircastle Limited, through its subsidiaries, leases, finances, sells, and manages commercial flight equipment to airlines worldwide. The company also invests in other aviation assets. As of December 31, 2017, its aircraft portfolio comprised 236 aircraft leased to 81 lessees located in 43 countries. Aircastle Limited was founded in 2004 and is based in Stamford, Connecticut. Receive AYR News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for AYR and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Equipment rental & leasing, not elsewhere classified Sub-IndustryTrading Companies & Distributors SectorTransportation Current SymbolNYSE:AYR Previous Symbol CUSIPG0129K10 Webwww.aircastle.com Phone203-504-1020 Debt Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A Current Ratio0.13 Quick Ratio0.13 Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio9.05 Forward P/E Ratio6.82 P/E Growth0.59 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$796.62 million Price / Sales1.62 Cash Flow$6.0645 per share Price / Cash Flow2.79 Book Value$24.24 per share Price / Book0.70 Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.87 Net Income$147.87 million Net Margins25.70% Return on Equity10.26% Return on Assets2.72% Miscellaneous Employees111 Outstanding Shares76,230,000Market Cap$1.29 billion OptionableOptionable Aircastle (NYSE:AYR) Frequently Asked Questions What is Aircastle's stock symbol? Aircastle trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "AYR." How often does Aircastle pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Aircastle? Aircastle declared a quarterly dividend on Monday, November 5th. Shareholders of record on Friday, November 30th will be paid a dividend of $0.30 per share on Friday, December 14th. This represents a $1.20 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 7.09%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, November 29th. This is a boost from Aircastle's previous quarterly dividend of $0.28. View Aircastle's Dividend History. How were Aircastle's earnings last quarter? Aircastle Limited (NYSE:AYR) posted its earnings results on Thursday, November, 1st. The transportation company reported $0.49 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.43 by $0.06. The transportation company had revenue of $190.80 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $192.78 million. Aircastle had a net margin of 25.70% and a return on equity of 10.26%. The company's quarterly revenue was down 10.5% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm posted $0.82 earnings per share. View Aircastle's Earnings History. When is Aircastle's next earnings date? Aircastle is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, February 12th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Aircastle. What price target have analysts set for AYR? 8 Wall Street analysts have issued twelve-month price objectives for Aircastle's shares. Their forecasts range from $21.00 to $25.00. On average, they expect Aircastle's stock price to reach $23.3333 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 37.9% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Aircastle. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Aircastle? 8 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Aircastle in the last year. There are currently 6 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Aircastle. Has Aircastle been receiving favorable news coverage? News coverage about AYR stock has been trending very positive this week, according to InfoTrie. The research firm rates the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Aircastle earned a daily sentiment score of 3.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media stories about the transportation company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next several days. Who are some of Aircastle's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Aircastle include Air Lease (AL), Aaron's (AAN), Triton International (TRTN), McGrath RentCorp (MGRC), Rent-A-Center (RCII), Exterran (EXTN), Textainer Group (TGH), CAI International (CAI), General Finance (GFN), Black Diamond Group (BDIMF), MITCHAM INDUSTR/SH (MIND), Quest Resource (QRHC), FlexShopper (FPAY) and Aly Energy Services (ALYE). Who are Aircastle's key executives? Aircastle's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Michael J. Inglese, CEO & Director (Age 56)Mr. Aaron Dahlke, Chief Financial Officer (Age 49)Mr. Roy Chardain Chandran, Exec. VP of Corp. Fin. & Strategy (Age 54)Mr. Christopher L. Beers, Chief Legal Officer & Sec. (Age 53)Mr. Michael Kriedberg, Chief Commercial Officer (Age 57) Who are Aircastle's major shareholders? Aircastle's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (8.62%), Vanguard Group Inc. (6.51%), Vanguard Group Inc (6.51%), BlackRock Inc. (5.06%), LSV Asset Management (4.76%) and River Road Asset Management LLC (2.32%). Company insiders that own Aircastle stock include Ronald Merriman and Teachers Pension Plan Ontario. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Aircastle. Which major investors are selling Aircastle stock? AYR stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Alliancebernstein L.P., Credit Suisse AG, Bank of Montreal Can, GSA Capital Partners LLP, Rothschild & Co. Asset Management US Inc., Wedge Capital Management L L P NC, Russell Investments Group Ltd. and GAM Holding AG. Company insiders that have sold Aircastle company stock in the last year include Ronald Merriman and Teachers Pension Plan Ontario. View Insider Buying and Selling for Aircastle. Which major investors are buying Aircastle stock? AYR stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Wells Fargo & Company MN, Schroder Investment Management Group, River Road Asset Management LLC, Vanguard Group Inc, Vanguard Group Inc. and Morgan Stanley. View Insider Buying and Selling for Aircastle. How do I buy shares of Aircastle? Shares of AYR 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 Aircastle's stock price today? One share of AYR stock can currently be purchased for approximately $16.92. How big of a company is Aircastle? Aircastle has a market capitalization of $1.29 billion and generates $796.62 million in revenue each year. The transportation company earns $147.87 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.87 on an earnings per share basis. Aircastle employs 111 workers across the globe. What is Aircastle's official website? The official website for Aircastle is http://www.aircastle.com. How can I contact Aircastle? Aircastle's mailing address is 201 Tresser Boulevard Suite 400, STAMFORD CT, 06901. The transportation company can be reached via phone at 203-504-1020 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for Aircastle (NYSE AYR)Community Ranking: 2.1 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 275 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 380 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 655MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Aircastle and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe AYR will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe AYR will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. 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