SkyWest Inc. [NASDAQ: SKYW] traded at a low on 06/10/20, posting a -14.62 loss after which it closed the day’ session at $37.48. The results of the trading session contributed to over 1166905 shares changing hands. Over the past one week, the price volatility of SkyWest Inc. stands at 9.79% while the volatility over the past one month is 7.84%.
The market cap for SKYW stock reached $1.88 billion, with 50.28 million shares outstanding and 48.78 million shares in the current float. Compared to the average trading volume of 907.35K shares, SKYW reached a trading volume of 1166905 in the most recent trading day, which is why market watchdogs consider the stock to be active.
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What do top market gurus say about SkyWest Inc. [SKYW]?
Based on careful and fact-backed analyses by Wall Street experts, the current consensus on the target price for SKYW shares is $43.14 per share. Analysis on target price and performance of stocks is usually carefully studied by market experts, and the current Wall Street consensus on SKYW stock is a recommendation set at 1.60. 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 SkyWest Inc. shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as In-line, with their previous recommendation back on June 05, 2020. While these analysts kept the previous recommendation, Goldman dropped their target price from $73 to $58. The new note on the price target was released on March 16, 2020, representing the official price target for SkyWest Inc. stock.
The Average True Range (ATR) for SkyWest Inc. is set at 3.40, with the Price to Sales ratio for SKYW stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 0.63. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 0.87, with the Price to Cash per share for the same quarter was set at 11.49. Price to Free Cash Flow for SKYW in the course of the last twelve months was 2.34 with Quick ratio for the last quarter at 0.70.
How has SKYW stock performed recently?
SkyWest Inc. [SKYW] gain into the green zone at the end of the last week, gaining into a positive trend and gaining by 1.54. With this latest performance, SKYW shares gained by 34.00% in over the last four-week period, additionally sinking by -40.54% over the last 6 months – not to mention a drop of -37.04% 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 SKYW stock in for the last two-week period is set at 56.84, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 54.00, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 55.94 for SkyWest Inc. [SKYW]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 28.54, while it was recorded at 42.25 for the last single week of trading, and 48.88 for the last 200 days.
SkyWest Inc. [SKYW]: Deeper insight into the fundamentals
Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and SkyWest Inc. [SKYW] shares currently have an operating margin of +17.97 and a Gross Margin at +26.17. SkyWest Inc.’s Net Margin is presently recorded at +11.44.
Return on Total Capital for SKYW is now 10.03, given the latest momentum, and Return on Invested Capital for the company is 6.91. Return on Equity for this stock inclined to 16.43, with Return on Assets sitting at 5.24. When it comes to the capital structure of this company, SkyWest Inc. [SKYW] has a Total Debt to Total Equity ratio set at 153.89. Additionally, SKYW Total Debt to Total Capital is recorded at 60.61, with Total Debt to Total Assets ending up at 50.28. Long-Term Debt to Equity for the company is recorded at 132.79, with the Long-Term Debt to Total Capital now at 52.30.
Reflecting on the efficiency of the workforce at the company, SkyWest Inc. [SKYW] managed to generate an average of $24,825 per employee. Receivables Turnover for the company is 32.26 with a Total Asset Turnover recorded at a value of 0.46.SkyWest Inc.’s liquidity data is similarly interesting compelling, with a Quick Ratio of 0.70 and a Current Ratio set at 0.80.
Earnings analysis for SkyWest Inc. [SKYW]
With the latest financial reports released by the company, SkyWest Inc. posted 1.71/share EPS, while the average EPS was predicted by analysts to be reported at 1.59/share.When compared, the two values demonstrate that the company surpassed the estimates by a Surprise Factor of 7.50%. 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 SKYW. When it comes to the mentioned value, analysts are expecting to see the 5-year EPS growth rate for SkyWest Inc. go to 6.72%.
Insider trade positions for SkyWest Inc. [SKYW]
There are presently around $1,933 million, or 88.50% of SKYW stock, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of SKYW stocks are: BLACKROCK INC. with ownership of 7,475,368, which is approximately -2.529% of the company’s market cap and around 2.20% of the total institutional ownership; VANGUARD GROUP INC, holding 5,615,532 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $246.52 million in SKYW stocks shares; and DIMENSIONAL FUND ADVISORS LP, currently with $184.53 million in SKYW stock with ownership of nearly -1.615% of the company’s market capitalization.
104 institutional holders increased their position in SkyWest Inc. [NASDAQ:SKYW] by around 4,693,154 shares. Additionally, 148 investors decreased positions by around 7,219,455 shares, while 29 investors held positions by with 32,127,213 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 44,039,822 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. SKYW stock had 30 new institutional investments in for a total of 1,047,047 shares, while 76 institutional investors sold positions of 1,311,237 shares during the same period.