Analysts Ratings for Alaska Air Group, Inc. (ALK)

Elias Hubbard
March 14, 2018

Ric Dillon increased its stake in Alaska Air Group Inc. Huntington Bancshares Incorporated (NASDAQ:HBANP) has 0.00% since March 12, 2017 and is. (NYSE:ALK) shares. BERRY CHRISTOPHER MICHAEL sold $52,020 worth of Alaska Air Group, Inc. Wexford Capital Lp sold 27,894 shares as Alaska Air Group Inc (ALK)'s stock declined 12.45%. The transportation company reported $0.83 earnings per share for the quarter, hitting analysts' consensus estimates of $0.83. Highstreet Asset Management Inc who had been investing in Us Bancorp for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $90.37 billion market cap company. When we divide the last trade volume by the 3-month average volume, we found out a relative volume of 1.35. About 895,738 shares traded. (NYSE:ALK) for 12,166 shares. It has outperformed by 82.72% the S&P500. Therefore 17% are positive. Heron Therapeutics had 35 analyst reports since August 3, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Buckingham Research maintained the shares of ALK in report on Thursday, October 26 with "Buy" rating. Jefferies maintained the shares of HSTN in report on Friday, August 19 with "Hold" rating. The firm has "In-Line" rating given on Friday, September 23 by Imperial Capital. The firm has "Sector Perform" rating by RBC Capital Markets given on Friday, March 18. On Monday, November 13 the stock rating was maintained by Morgan Stanley with "Overweight".

First Horizon National Corp (FHN) shares are being placed on chartists radar as the recent share price of 20.37 is holding above the balance step moving average. On Friday, July 29 the stock rating was maintained by DA Davidson with "Neutral". The firm has "Hold" rating by Keefe Bruyette & Woods given on Thursday, December 21. Raymond James downgraded the shares of ALK in report on Tuesday, June 14 to "Outperform" rating.

Ngam Advisors Lp, which manages about $16.78 billion and $9.47B US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Core Laboratories N V (NYSE:CLB) by 17,651 shares to 147,218 shares, valued at $14.53M in 2017Q3, according to the filing. Portolan Limited Liability Company holds 3.57% of its portfolio in Casella Waste Systems, Inc. It also reduced its holding in Centurylink Inc (NYSE:CTL) by 42,647 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 29,170 shares, and cut its stake in Discover Finl Svcs (NYSE:DFS).

Since February 16, 2018, it had 0 insider buys, and 2 insider sales for $227,899 activity.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.34 in 2017 Q3. Its down 0.01, from 0.9 in 2017Q2. 66 funds opened positions while 209 raised stakes. 115,212 were reported by Gulf International Bank (Uk). Following the completion of the sale, the chief executive officer now owns 3,316 shares of the company's stock, valued at $215,871.60. As a result, the company has an (Earning per Share) EPS growth of 9.57% for the coming year. Analysts are forecasting earnings of $0.57 on a per share basis this quarter. Yhb Advsrs has invested 0.97% in U.S. Bancorp (NYSE:USB). Sg Americas Securities Lc holds 0.03% or 52,139 shares in its portfolio. Agf Invests owns 822,443 shares or 0.68% of their USA portfolio. Ls Advsrs reported 0.47% stake. (NYSE:ALK) VP Kyle B. Levine sold 1,503 shares of the business's stock in a transaction dated Thursday, March 8th. It dived, as 22 investors sold CWST shares while 38 reduced holdings. 3,900 were reported by Ledyard Commercial Bank.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.99 in 2017 Q3.

A number of other large investors have also bought and sold shares of ALK. 68 funds opened positions while 179 raised stakes. The company reported revenue of $1.93 Billion in the same period a year ago. OppenheimerFunds Inc. owned about 1.27% of Alaska Air Group worth $114,693,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. (NYSE:ALK) or 34,219 shares. Employees Retirement Systems Of Texas accumulated 0.01% or 7,000 shares. Stifel Nicolaus upgraded Alaska Air Group, Inc. Investec Asset Management North America holds 0.16% in Alaska Air Group, Inc. Its EPS was $4.28 while outstanding shares of the company were 759.10M. The company has volume of 3 Million shares. Lazard Asset Mngmt Limited Liability Company has 203,478 shares for 0.03% of their portfolio. Alaska Air Group (NYSE:ALK)'s price sits -4.18% off from its SMA 50 of $64.89 and -14.76% away from the SMA 200 which is at $70.39. Cohen & Steers Inc. now owns 154,561 shares of the transportation company's stock valued at $11,788,000 after acquiring an additional 36,881 shares during the period. State of Wisconsin Investment Board's holdings in Alaska Air Group were worth $2,091,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. After $0.83 actual earnings per share reported by Alaska Air Group, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -121.69% negative EPS growth. (NYSE:ALK) for 41,639 shares. (NYSE:ALK). Glg stated it has 0.33% of its portfolio in Alaska Air Group, Inc.

Analysts have suggested a mean rating of 2.6 on the shares. The shares were sold at an average price of $65.00, for a total value of $97,695.00. Shares for $511,780 were sold by BECK GARY L on Thursday, March 8.

Investigating the productivity proportions of Alaska Air Group, Inc. stock, the speculator will discover its ROE, ROA, ROI remaining at 30.7%, 9.7%, and 12.8%, individually. Therefore 47% are positive. Alaska Air Group had a return on equity of 24.39% and a net margin of 12.96%. Alaska Air Group has an average rating of "Buy" and a consensus target price of $87.53. Morgan Stanley lowered their target price on Alaska Air Group from $86.00 to $80.00 and set an "overweight" rating for the company in a report on Friday, January 26th. (NYSE:ALK). Fifth Third Bank & Trust holds 130,430 shares or 0.07% of its portfolio. As per Monday, September 18, the company rating was maintained by Citigroup. The rating was reinitiated by Cowen & Co with "Outperform" on Monday, May 16. The rating was initiated by Roth Capital on Thursday, September 7 with "Buy". The stock has "Buy" rating by Stifel Nicolaus on Friday, October 23.

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