Analyst Ratings for Skywest Inc. (SKYW)

Updated: 2017-07-27

An average rating of Overweight has been given to Skywest Inc. (NASDAQ:SKYW) by analysts covering the stock. About 30 days ago, SKYW was issued an average rating of Overweight.

4 analysts declared SKYW a buy, 0 gave an overweight rating, 2 issued a hold rating, 0 gave an underweight rating, and 0 issued a sell rating. Over the past 90 days, the number of analysts that are bullish on the stock has increased by 0. Over the same time period, there has been an increase of 0 in the number of analysts with a negative outlook on the stock.

Many analysts weighed in on price targets for SKYW. The highest price target was 47, implying potential capital gains of 28.42 percent. The minimum price target given was 38, which equates to a potential downside of 3.83 percent. It is advisable to not rely only on price targets or ratings, as these can be biased for some stocks.

Analysts have revised their earnings estimates upwards for this quarter, by about 2.35 percent on average, compared to last month. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is 0.58 percent. Over the past 30 days, FY earnings estimates have also changed upwards by 0.95 percent. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes 4.58 percent.

People are often interested in whether analysts were united in the direction of their revisions. Over the past month, 2 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, while 0 analysts made negative revisions. Also over the last month, 2 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, while 0 analysts decreased their estimates.

In the trailing 52-weeks, SKYW hit 39.85 at the highest peak, while it's lowest trading point was 25.04. Today's price is 46.17 percent above the 52-week low, and below the high by 8.16 percent. SKYW has a price/earnings ratio of 0. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The SKYW value stock report compares SKYW to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $1.95 billion. SKYW is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.