SkyWest (SKYW) Stock Price, News & Analysis

-0.50 (-0.65%)
(As of 05/17/2024 ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
261,240 shs
Average Volume
454,607 shs
Market Capitalization
$3.07 billion
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
Price Target

SkyWest MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
Moderate Buy
2.75 Rating Score
18.4% Downside
$62.25 Price Target
Short Interest
4.87% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
0.54mentions of SkyWest in the last 14 days
Based on 11 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
$3.78 M Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
From $6.81 to $7.98 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

New Rank-Based ScoringMarketRank is calculated by averaging available category scores (with extra weight given to analysis and valuation), then ranking the company's weighted average against that of other companies.

3.18 out of 5 stars

Transportation Sector

59th out of 117 stocks

Air Transportation, Scheduled Industry

11th out of 17 stocks

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About SkyWest Stock (NASDAQ:SKYW)

SkyWest, Inc. is the holding company for two scheduled passenger airline operations and an aircraft leasing company. SkyWest's airline companies provide commercial air service in cities throughout North America with nearly 3,000 daily flights carrying more than 53 million passengers annually. SkyWest Airlines operates through partnerships with United Airlines, Delta Air Lines, American Airlines and Alaska Airlines. ExpressJet Airlines operates through partnerships with United Airlines, Delta Air Lines and American Airlines. Based in St. George, Utah, SkyWest employs nearly 17,000 employees.

SKYW Stock Price History

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Company Calendar

Last Earnings
Next Earnings (Estimated)
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Air transportation, scheduled
Current Symbol
Year Founded

Price Target and Rating

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Potential Upside/Downside
Consensus Rating
Moderate Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
Research Coverage
4 Analysts


Net Income
$34.34 million
Pretax Margin


Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$2.94 billion
Cash Flow
$10.09 per share
Book Value
$53.77 per share


Free Float
Market Cap
$3.07 billion

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SKYW Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell SkyWest stock right now?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for SkyWest in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 hold rating and 3 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "moderate buy" SKYW shares.
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What is SkyWest's stock price target for 2024?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued twelve-month price objectives for SkyWest's shares. Their SKYW share price targets range from $46.00 to $70.00. On average, they expect the company's stock price to reach $62.25 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 18.4%.
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How have SKYW shares performed in 2024?

SkyWest's stock was trading at $52.20 at the beginning of 2024. Since then, SKYW stock has increased by 46.1% and is now trading at $76.27.
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When is SkyWest's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, July 25th 2024.
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How were SkyWest's earnings last quarter?

SkyWest, Inc. (NASDAQ:SKYW) issued its earnings results on Thursday, April, 25th. The transportation company reported $1.45 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $1.24 by $0.21. The transportation company had revenue of $804 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $800.07 million. SkyWest had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 5.45% and a net margin of 3.83%. The firm's quarterly revenue was up 16.4% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the business posted ($0.45) earnings per share.

What is Chip Childs' approval rating as SkyWest's CEO?

290 employees have rated SkyWest Chief Executive Officer Chip Childs on Chip Childs has an approval rating of 87% among the company's employees.

What other stocks do shareholders of SkyWest own?
Who are SkyWest's major shareholders?

SkyWest's stock is owned by a variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Vanguard Group Inc. (11.89%), U S Global Investors Inc. (1.44%), Bridgeway Capital Management LLC (0.90%), EP Wealth Advisors LLC (0.64%), Clearbridge Investments LLC (0.62%) and Principal Financial Group Inc. (0.53%). Insiders that own company stock include James L Welch, Jerry C Atkin, Robert J Simmons, Russell A Childs and Wade J Steel.
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How do I buy shares of SkyWest?

Shares of SKYW stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Charles Schwab, E*TRADE, Fidelity, and Vanguard Brokerage Services.
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This page (NASDAQ:SKYW) was last updated on 5/18/2024 by Staff

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