JetBlue Airways Corporation [NASDAQ: JBLU] jumped around 0.62 points on Wednesday, while shares priced at $21.13 at the close of the session, up 3.02%. JetBlue Airways Corporation stock is now 12.87% up from its year-to-date (YTD) trading value. JBLU Stock saw the intraday high of $21.34 and lowest of $20.52 per share. The company’s 52-week high price is 21.19, which means current price is +16.74% above from all time high which was touched on 02/12/20.
Compared to the average trading volume of 4.75M shares, JBLU reached a trading volume of 4591099 in the most recent trading day, which is why market watchdogs consider the stock to be active.
What do top market gurus say about JetBlue Airways Corporation [JBLU]?
Based on careful and fact-backed analyses by Wall Street experts, the current consensus on the target price for JBLU shares is $23.13 per share. Analysis on target price and performance of stocks is usually carefully studied by market experts, and the current Wall Street consensus on JBLU stock is a recommendation set at 2.60. This rating represents a strong Buy recommendation, on the scale from 1 to 5, where 5 would mean strong sell, 4 represents Sell, 3 is Hold, and 2 indicates Buy.
Evercore ISI have made an estimate for JetBlue Airways Corporation shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as In-line, with their previous recommendation back on January 24, 2020. The new note on the price target was released on November 13, 2019, representing the official price target for JetBlue Airways Corporation stock. Previously, the target price had yet another raise from $23 to $24, while JP Morgan kept a Overweight rating on JBLU stock. On October 21, 2019, analysts increased their price target for JBLU shares from 22 to 24.
The Average True Range (ATR) for JetBlue Airways Corporation is set at 0.57, with the Price to Sales ratio for JBLU stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 0.76. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 1.30, with the Price to Cash per share for the same quarter was set at 3.42. Price to Free Cash Flow for JBLU in the course of the last twelve months was 5.36 with Quick ratio for the last quarter at 0.50.
How has JBLU stock performed recently?
JetBlue Airways Corporation [JBLU] gain into the green zone at the end of the last week, gaining into a positive trend and gaining by 2.13. With this latest performance, JBLU shares gained by 13.60% in over the last four-week period, additionally plugging by 12.51% over the last 6 months – not to mention a rise of 18.11% in the past year of trading.
Overbought and oversold stocks can be easily traced with the Relative Strength Index (RSI), where an RSI result of over 70 would be overbought, and any rate below 30 would indicate oversold conditions. An RSI rate of 50 would represent a neutral market momentum. The current RSI for JBLU stock in for the last two-week period is set at 64.76, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 67.66, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 62.76 for JetBlue Airways Corporation [JBLU]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 19.32, while it was recorded at 20.34 for the last single week of trading, and 18.51 for the last 200 days.
JetBlue Airways Corporation [JBLU]: Deeper insight into the fundamentals
Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and JetBlue Airways Corporation [JBLU] shares currently have an operating margin of +10.06 and a Gross Margin at +13.64. JetBlue Airways Corporation’s Net Margin is presently recorded at +7.03.
Return on Total Capital for JBLU is now 11.76, given the latest momentum, and Return on Invested Capital for the company is 8.41. Return on Equity for this stock inclined to 12.09, with Return on Assets sitting at 5.09. When it comes to the capital structure of this company, JetBlue Airways Corporation [JBLU] has a Total Debt to Total Equity ratio set at 48.64. Additionally, JBLU Total Debt to Total Capital is recorded at 32.72, with Total Debt to Total Assets ending up at 19.58. Long-Term Debt to Equity for the company is recorded at 48.64, with the Long-Term Debt to Total Capital now at 32.72.
JetBlue Airways Corporation’s liquidity data is similarly interesting compelling, with a Quick Ratio of 0.50 and a Current Ratio set at 0.50.
Earnings analysis for JetBlue Airways Corporation [JBLU]
With the latest financial reports released by the company, JetBlue Airways Corporation posted 0.16/share EPS, while the average EPS was predicted by analysts to be reported at 0.12/share.When compared, the two values demonstrate that the company surpassed the estimates by a Surprise Factor of 33.30%. The progress of the company may be observed through the prism of EPS growth rate, while Wall Street analysts are focusing on predicting the 5-year EPS growth rate for JBLU. When it comes to the mentioned value, analysts are expecting to see the 5-year EPS growth rate for JetBlue Airways Corporation go to 21.47%.
Insider trade positions for JetBlue Airways Corporation [JBLU]
There are presently around $5,707 million, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of JBLU stocks are: VANGUARD GROUP INC with ownership of 27,915,203, which is approximately 2.555% of the company’s market cap and around 0.20% of the total institutional ownership; BLACKROCK INC., holding 25,454,316 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $522.07 million in JBLU stocks shares; and PRIMECAP MANAGEMENT CO/CA/, currently with $462.11 million in JBLU stock with ownership of nearly -1.673% of the company’s market capitalization.
Positions in JetBlue Airways Corporation stocks held by institutional investors increased at the end of January and at the time of the January reporting period, where 155 institutional holders increased their position in JetBlue Airways Corporation [NASDAQ:JBLU] by around 25,612,108 shares. Additionally, 182 investors decreased positions by around 18,839,717 shares, while 61 investors held positions by with 233,808,366 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 278,260,191 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. JBLU stock had 52 new institutional investments in for a total of 3,294,995 shares, while 36 institutional investors sold positions of 3,121,461 shares during the same period.