Mesa Air Group Inc. [NASDAQ: MESA] jumped around 2.15 points on Wednesday, while shares priced at $9.59 at the close of the session, up 28.90%. The company report on February 10, 2021 that Mesa Partners with United and Archer to Combat Climate Change.
Mesa Air Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: MESA), in partnership with United Airlines, announced it will be working with Archer, the world’s leading urban air mobility company, to advance the adoption of sustainable flight in regional aviation.
Since its founding, Mesa has been a leader in introducing new technology to regional aviation. Mesa’s expertise in operating regional service and navigating the regulatory process necessary to help certify new aircraft makes it well-positioned to lead an important challenge facing the industry– decarbonizing regional air travel. Integrating sustainable aircraft into its fleet continues the evolution of technology that has typified the regional aviation landscape as illustrated by the transition from five-passenger piston aircraft to turboprop and jet aircraft, and now embracing electric aircraft.
Mesa Air Group Inc. stock is now 43.35% up from its year-to-date (YTD) trading value. MESA Stock saw the intraday high of $9.82 and lowest of $8.18 per share. The company’s 52-week high price is 8.64, which means current price is +59.30% above from all time high which was touched on 02/10/21.
Compared to the average trading volume of 982.01K shares, MESA reached a trading volume of 4871225 in the most recent trading day, which is why market watchdogs consider the stock to be active.
What do top market gurus say about Mesa Air Group Inc. [MESA]?
Based on careful and fact-backed analyses by Wall Street experts, the current consensus on the target price for MESA shares is $7.00 per share. Analysis on target price and performance of stocks is usually carefully studied by market experts, and the current Wall Street consensus on MESA stock is a recommendation set at 3.00. 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.
Deutsche Bank have made an estimate for Mesa Air Group Inc. shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Buy, with their previous recommendation back on February 10, 2021. While these analysts kept the previous recommendation, Cowen raised their target price from $4 to $8. The new note on the price target was released on December 10, 2020, representing the official price target for Mesa Air Group Inc. stock. Previously, the target price had yet another raise to $7, while Deutsche Bank analysts kept a Hold rating on MESA stock. On August 11, 2020, analysts increased their price target for MESA shares from 4 to 5.50.
The Average True Range (ATR) for Mesa Air Group Inc. is set at 0.52, with the Price to Sales ratio for MESA stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 0.63. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 0.74. Price to Free Cash Flow for MESA in the course of the last twelve months was 2.33 with Quick ratio for the last quarter at 0.40.
How has MESA stock performed recently?
Mesa Air Group Inc. [MESA] gain into the green zone at the end of the last week, gaining into a positive trend and gaining by 38.58. With this latest performance, MESA shares gained by 49.38% in over the last four-week period, additionally plugging by 158.49% over the last 6 months – not to mention a rise of 13.36% 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 MESA stock in for the last two-week period is set at 83.40, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 89.87, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 78.28 for Mesa Air Group Inc. [MESA]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 6.83, while it was recorded at 7.76 for the last single week of trading, and 4.42 for the last 200 days.
Mesa Air Group Inc. [MESA]: Deeper insight into the fundamentals
Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and Mesa Air Group Inc. [MESA] shares currently have an operating margin of -0.67 and a Gross Margin at +8.91. Mesa Air Group Inc.’s Net Margin is presently recorded at +5.04.
Return on Total Capital for MESA is now -0.29, given the latest momentum, and Return on Invested Capital for the company is 2.54. Return on Equity for this stock inclined to 6.22, with Return on Assets sitting at 1.71. When it comes to the capital structure of this company, Mesa Air Group Inc. [MESA] has a Total Debt to Total Equity ratio set at 183.07. Additionally, MESA Total Debt to Total Capital is recorded at 64.67, with Total Debt to Total Assets ending up at 51.01. Long-Term Debt to Equity for the company is recorded at 132.13, with the Long-Term Debt to Total Capital now at 46.68.
Reflecting on the efficiency of the workforce at the company, Mesa Air Group Inc. [MESA] managed to generate an average of $8,583 per employee. Receivables Turnover for the company is 29.63 with a Total Asset Turnover recorded at a value of 0.34.Mesa Air Group Inc.’s liquidity data is similarly interesting compelling, with a Quick Ratio of 0.40 and a Current Ratio set at 0.40.
Earnings analysis for Mesa Air Group Inc. [MESA]
With the latest financial reports released by the company, Mesa Air Group Inc. posted 0.31/share EPS, while the average EPS was predicted by analysts to be reported at 0.31/share. 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 MESA.
Insider trade positions for Mesa Air Group Inc. [MESA]
There are presently around $163 million, or 73.50% of MESA stock, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of MESA stocks are: MSD PARTNERS, L.P. with ownership of 2,255,918, which is approximately 0% of the company’s market cap and around 3.20% of the total institutional ownership; UBS GROUP AG, holding 2,210,791 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $16.45 million in MESA stocks shares; and BLACKROCK INC., currently with $16.25 million in MESA stock with ownership of nearly 3.292% of the company’s market capitalization.
Positions in Mesa Air Group Inc. stocks held by institutional investors increased at the end of February and at the time of the February reporting period, where 40 institutional holders increased their position in Mesa Air Group Inc. [NASDAQ:MESA] by around 2,284,764 shares. Additionally, 41 investors decreased positions by around 2,771,292 shares, while 14 investors held positions by with 16,860,689 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 21,916,745 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. MESA stock had 14 new institutional investments in for a total of 598,425 shares, while 10 institutional investors sold positions of 154,503 shares during the same period.