NYSE:AYR - Aircastle Stock Price, Price Target & More Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $20.29 -0.29 (-1.41 %) (As of 07/20/2018 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$20.58Today's Range$20.13 - $20.5452-Week Range$18.97 - $25.30Volume383,300 shsAverage Volume432,633 shsMarket Capitalization$1.61 billionP/E Ratio10.85Dividend Yield5.44%Beta1.86 Company ProfileFinancialsAnalyst RatingsDividend HistoryEarnings HistoryInsider TradesHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial MediaChart 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 SymbolNYSE:AYR CUSIPG0129K10 Webwww.aircastle.com Phone203-504-1020 Debt Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A Current Ratio0.06 Quick Ratio0.06 Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio10.85 Forward P/E Ratio9.44 P/E Growth0.95 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$796.62 million Price / Sales1.99 Cash Flow$5.9853 per share Price / Cash3.39 Book Value$24.24 per share Price / Book0.84 Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.87 Net Income$147.87 million Net Margins20.50% Return on Equity9.05% Return on Assets2.42% Miscellaneous Employees111 Outstanding Shares78,240,000Market Cap$1,609.48 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 Tuesday, May 1st. Investors of record on Thursday, May 31st will be paid a dividend of $0.28 per share on Friday, June 15th. This represents a $1.12 annualized dividend and a yield of 5.52%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, May 30th. View Aircastle's Dividend History. How were Aircastle's earnings last quarter? Aircastle Limited (NYSE:AYR) posted its earnings results on Thursday, May, 3rd. The transportation company reported $0.72 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.43 by $0.29. The transportation company earned $202.70 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $184.73 million. Aircastle had a return on equity of 9.05% and a net margin of 20.50%. The business's revenue for the quarter was down 1.1% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm earned $0.58 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, August, 14th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Aircastle. What price target have analysts set for AYR? 8 Wall Street analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for Aircastle's shares. Their forecasts range from $24.00 to $26.00. On average, they anticipate Aircastle's share price to reach $24.50 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 20.7% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Ratings 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 7 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." 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), Exterran (EXTN), Textainer Group (TGH), Rent-A-Center (RCII), CAI International (CAI), General Finance Co. Common Stock (GFN), Black Diamond Group (BDIMF), Mitcham Industries (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) Has Aircastle been receiving favorable news coverage? News stories about AYR stock have trended somewhat positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. Accern identifies negative and positive press coverage by reviewing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Aircastle earned a coverage optimism score of 0.02 on Accern's scale. They also gave news coverage about the transportation company an impact score of 45.38 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next several days. Who are Aircastle's major shareholders? Aircastle's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Foundry Partners LLC (0.87%), Cambiar Investors LLC (0.31%), James Investment Research Inc. (0.13%), Bank of Montreal Can (0.06%), Nisa Investment Advisors LLC (0.05%) and Fox Run Management L.L.C. (0.04%). Company insiders that own Aircastle stock include Joseph Schreiner and Teachers Pension Plan Ontario. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Aircastle. Which institutional investors are selling Aircastle stock? AYR stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bank of Montreal Can and Cambiar Investors LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Aircastle. Which institutional investors are buying Aircastle stock? AYR stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Foundry Partners LLC, Fox Run Management L.L.C., FormulaFolio Investments LLC, Nisa Investment Advisors LLC and James Investment Research Inc.. 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 $20.29. How big of a company is Aircastle? Aircastle has a market capitalization of $1.61 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. 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: 230 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 327 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 557MarketBeat'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. This page was last updated on 7/20/2018 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: Are analyst ratings accurate?