American Airlines Group Inc. [NASDAQ: AAL] stock went on an upward path that rose over 9.42% on Monday, amounting to a one-week price increase of more than 18.36%. The company report on February 22, 2021 that American Airlines Names Adriane M. Brown to Its Board of Directors.
American Airlines Group Inc. (NASDAQ: AAL) announced the election of Adriane M. Brown, 62, to its board of directors. Brown will also serve on the company’s Audit and Corporate Governance and Public Responsibility committees.
“We are thrilled Adriane has agreed to join American’s board,” said Chairman and CEO Doug Parker. “Adriane has extensive board experience in a range of industries, and her expertise in the technology, industrial and ESG sectors will be a welcome addition to our boardroom and a tremendous asset for our company.”.
Over the last 12 months, AAL stock dropped by -26.53%. The one-year American Airlines Group Inc. stock forecast points to a potential downside of -71.19. The average equity rating for AAL stock is currently 3.60, trading closer to a bullish pattern in the stock market.
The market cap for the stock reached $12.40 billion, with 639.68 million shares outstanding and 633.34 million shares in the current float. Compared to the average trading volume of 72.43M shares, AAL stock reached a trading volume of 99196021 in the most recent trading day, which is why market watchdogs consider the stock to be active.
Guru’s Opinion on American Airlines Group Inc. [AAL]:
Based on careful and fact-backed analyses by Wall Street experts, the current consensus on the target price for AAL shares is $11.94 per share. Analysis on target price and performance of stocks is usually carefully studied by market experts, and the current Wall Street consensus on AAL stock is a recommendation set at 3.60. 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.
Deutsche Bank have made an estimate for American Airlines Group Inc. shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Buy, with their previous recommendation back on February 22, 2021. The new note on the price target was released on February 01, 2021, representing the official price target for American Airlines Group Inc. stock. On December 11, 2020, analysts increased their price target for AAL shares from 18 to 20.
The Average True Range (ATR) for American Airlines Group Inc. is set at 1.00, with the Price to Sales ratio for AAL stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 0.71.
AAL Stock Performance Analysis:
American Airlines Group Inc. [AAL] gain into the green zone at the end of the last week, gaining into a positive trend and gaining by 18.36. With this latest performance, AAL shares gained by 29.12% in over the last four-week period, additionally plugging by 63.52% over the last 6 months – not to mention a drop of -26.53% 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 AAL stock in for the last two-week period is set at 72.82, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 78.68, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 68.87 for American Airlines Group Inc. [AAL]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 16.59, while it was recorded at 18.53 for the last single week of trading, and 13.75 for the last 200 days.
Insight into American Airlines Group Inc. Fundamentals:
Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and American Airlines Group Inc. [AAL] shares currently have an operating margin of -65.68 and a Gross Margin at -42.21. American Airlines Group Inc.’s Net Margin is presently recorded at -51.25.
Return on Total Capital for AAL is now -33.75, given the latest momentum, and Return on Invested Capital for the company is -30.40. Additionally, AAL Total Debt to Total Capital is recorded at 120.11, with Total Debt to Total Assets ending up at 66.15.
Reflecting on the efficiency of the workforce at the company, American Airlines Group Inc. [AAL] managed to generate an average of -$86,514 per employee. Receivables Turnover for the company is 11.21 with a Total Asset Turnover recorded at a value of 0.28.American Airlines Group Inc.’s liquidity data is similarly interesting compelling, with a Quick Ratio of 0.60 and a Current Ratio set at 0.70.
AAL Stock EPS
With the latest financial reports released by the company, American Airlines Group Inc. posted -2.65/share EPS, while the average EPS was predicted by analysts to be reported at -2.33/share. When compared, the two values demonstrate that the company fail the estimates by a Surprise Factor of -13.70%. 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 AAL.
American Airlines Group Inc. [AAL] Insider Position Details
There are presently around $6,528 million, or 48.20% of AAL stock, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of AAL stocks are: VANGUARD GROUP INC with ownership of 58,198,918, which is approximately 9.98% of the company’s market cap and around 0.93% of the total institutional ownership; PRIMECAP MANAGEMENT CO/CA/, holding 47,666,106 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $974.29 million in AAL stocks shares; and BLACKROCK INC., currently with $643.47 million in AAL stock with ownership of nearly 8.33% of the company’s market capitalization.
Positions in American Airlines Group Inc. stocks held by institutional investors increased at the end of January and at the time of the January reporting period, where 324 institutional holders increased their position in American Airlines Group Inc. [NASDAQ:AAL] by around 67,719,393 shares. Additionally, 179 investors decreased positions by around 16,855,172 shares, while 106 investors held positions by with 234,818,523 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 319,393,088 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. AAL stock had 127 new institutional investments in for a total of 14,003,258 shares, while 62 institutional investors sold positions of 3,519,683 shares during the same period.