American Airlines Gp (NASDAQ:AAL) shares traded -7.45% down during most recent session to reach at the closing price of $30.06. The stock exchanged hands 16.82 Million shares versus average trading capacity of 10.05 Million shares, yielding a market cap of $14.34 Billion. Wall Street analysts covering the stock are projecting that the stock will reach $48.83 within the next 52-weeks. The mean target projections are based on 18 opinions.
Taking a broader look brokerage firms’ analysts on the street with an expectant view have American Airlines Gp (NASDAQ:AAL) high price target of $70 and with a conservative view have low price target of $37.
Citigroup “Maintained” American Airlines Gp (NASDAQ:AAL) in a research note issued to investors on 11/29/18 to Buy with price target of $56.
Additionally on 11/19/18 Credit Suisse “Initiates Coverage On” American Airlines Gp (NASDAQ:AAL) to Neutral setting price target at $41 and on 11/14/18 Morgan Stanley “Maintained” the stock to Equal-Weight at $40. Furthermore on 11/12/18 Goldman Sachs “Initiates Coverage On” the stock to Buy at $44.
On the other hand the company has Relative Strength Index (RSI 14) of 36.26 along with Average True Range (ATR 14) of 1.72, Consequently American Airlines Gp (NASDAQ:AAL)’s weekly and monthly volatility is 5.20%, 5.21% respectively. The company’s beta value is at 1.34.
In terms of Buy, Sell or Hold recommendations, American Airlines Gp (NASDAQ:AAL) has analysts’ mean recommendation of 2. This is according to a simplified 1 to 5 scale where 1 represents a Strong Buy and 5 a Strong Sell.
According to analysts American Airlines Gp (NASDAQ:AAL)’s minimum EPS for the current quarter is at $0.98 and can go high up to $1.3. The consensus mean EPS for the current quarter is at $1.12 derived from a total of 19 estimates from the analysts who have weighed in on projected earnings. However the company reported $0.95 earnings per share for the same quarter during last year.
Previously American Airlines Gp (NASDAQ:AAL) reported $1.13 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, meeting the consensus estimate of $1.13 by $0. The company posted an earnings surprise of 0%.
American Airlines Gp (NASDAQ:AAL)’s revenue estimates for the current quarter are $11.08 Billion according to 13 number of analysts, for the current quarter the company has high revenue estimates of $11.13 Billion in contradiction of low revenue estimates of $11.04 Billion. For the current year the company’s revenue estimates are $44.68 Billion compared to low analyst estimates of $44.64 Billion and high estimates of $44.8 Billion according to 17 number of analysts.
Currently American Airlines Gp (NASDAQ:AAL)’s shares owned by insiders are 0.2%, whereas shares owned by institutional owners are 82.2%. However the six-month change in the insider ownership was recorded 4.38%, as well as three-month change in the institutional ownership was recorded -1.52%.
American Airlines Gp (NASDAQ:AAL)’s trailing twelve month revenues are $44.2 Billion, whereas its price to sales ratio for the same period is 0.32. Its book value per share for the most recent quarter is $-1.23 while its price to book ratio for the same period is 0, as for as the company’s cash per share for the most recent quarter is $10.18, however its price to cash per share ratio for the same period is 2.95. The stock has 5 year expected PEG ratio of 0.74 whereas its trailing twelve month P/E ratio is 6.51.