SkyWest, Inc. (SKYW): Price and Financial Metrics

SkyWest, Inc. (SKYW): $18.07

0.32 (+1.80%)

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  • Value is the dimension where SKYW ranks best; there it ranks ahead of 74.75% of US stocks.
  • SKYW's strongest trending metric is Quality; it's been moving down over the last 179 days.
  • SKYW's current lowest rank is in the Momentum metric (where it is better than 34.22% of US stocks).

SKYW Stock Summary

  • Price to trailing twelve month operating cash flow for SKYW is currently 1.86, higher than merely 7.08% of US stocks with positive operating cash flow.
  • SKYW's price/sales ratio is 0.29; that's higher than the P/S ratio of only 8.25% of US stocks.
  • SKYWEST INC's shareholder yield -- a measure of how much capital is returned to stockholders via dividends and buybacks -- is -49.2%, greater than the shareholder yield of merely 10.3% of stocks in our set.
  • If you're looking for stocks that are quantitatively similar to SKYWEST INC, a group of peers worth examining would be JBLU, USM, BH, GURE, and TDS.
  • Visit SKYW's SEC page to see the company's official filings. To visit the company's web site, go to

SKYW Valuation Summary

  • SKYW's price/sales ratio is 0.3; this is 75% lower than that of the median Industrials stock.
  • SKYW's EV/EBIT ratio has moved up 6.6 over the prior 243 months.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for SKYW.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
SKYW 2022-11-15 0.3 0.4 7.3 15.9
SKYW 2022-11-14 0.3 0.4 7.3 15.9
SKYW 2022-11-11 0.3 0.4 7.4 16.0
SKYW 2022-11-10 0.3 0.4 7.3 15.9
SKYW 2022-11-09 0.3 0.4 6.9 15.8
SKYW 2022-11-08 0.3 0.4 6.9 15.8

SKYW Growth Metrics

    The 3 year revenue growth rate now stands at -7.84%.
  • Its year over year net cashflow from operations growth rate is now at 4.21%.
  • Its 4 year net income to common stockholders growth rate is now at 274.46%.
Over the past 15 months, SKYW's revenue has gone up $862,168,000.

The table below shows SKYW's growth in key financial areas (numbers in millions of US dollars).

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2022-09-30 3,100.843 488.4 124.389
2022-06-30 3,056.183 548.411 85.701
2022-03-31 2,914.088 620.735 93.744
2021-12-31 2,713.491 831.82 111.91
2021-09-30 2,525.965 771.815 61.128
2021-06-30 2,238.675 639.968 85.106

SKYW's Quality Factors

The “Quality” component of the POWR Ratings focuses on 31 different factors of a companies fundamentals and operational strength. Here are some key insights as we drill into the specifics of these quality attributes.
  • SKYW has a Quality Grade of B, ranking ahead of 91.02% of graded US stocks.
  • SKYW's asset turnover comes in at 0.325 -- ranking 58th of 137 Transportation stocks.
  • KEX, GATX, and BCO are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with SKYW.

The table below shows SKYW's key quality metrics over time.

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-06-30 0.325 0.573 0.027
2021-03-31 0.283 0.550 0.014
2020-12-31 0.314 0.606 0.013
2020-09-30 0.340 0.665 0.031
2020-06-30 0.387 0.699 0.040
2020-03-31 0.450 0.726 0.057

SKYW Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of SKYW, see our SKYW price target page. And for a list of of all stocks sorted by upside potential based on analyst target price, see our Top Price Target page.

Average Price Target $62.00 Average Broker Recommendation 1.5 (Moderate Buy)

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SKYW Price/Volume Stats

Current price $18.07 52-week high $43.67
Prev. close $17.75 52-week low $15.83
Day low $17.69 Volume 126,800
Day high $18.07 Avg. volume 569,887
50-day MA $17.51 Dividend yield N/A
200-day MA $23.30 Market Cap 914.31M

SkyWest, Inc. (SKYW) Company Bio

Skywest Inc. operates a regional airline in the United States, providing scheduled passenger and air freight services to various destinations in the United States, Canada, Mexico, and the Caribbean. The company was founded in 1972 and is based in St. George, Utah.

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Latest SKYW News From Around the Web

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SkyWest had its price objective lowered by Cowen to $24.00 in a research note released on Tuesday, Stock Target Advisor reports. Several other research firms have also recently…

Business Mag | November 2, 2022

Wall Street Analysts Believe SkyWest (SKYW) Could Rally 54%: Here's is How to Trade

The average of price targets set by Wall Street analysts indicates a potential upside of 54.2% in SkyWest (SKYW). While the effectiveness of this highly sought-after metric is questionable, the positive trend in earnings estimate revisions might translate into an upside in the stock.

Yahoo | November 2, 2022

Is SkyWest (SKYW) Stock Undervalued Right Now?

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Yahoo | November 2, 2022

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SKYW Price Returns

1-mo 2.15%
3-mo -16.19%
6-mo -32.97%
1-year -55.99%
3-year -71.54%
5-year -63.61%
YTD -54.02%
2021 -2.51%
2020 -37.31%
2019 46.54%
2018 -15.60%
2017 46.83%

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