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

SkyWest, Inc. (SKYW): $50.07

1.11 (+2.27%)

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  • SKYW scores best on the Quality dimension, with a Quality rank ahead of 91.39% of US stocks.
  • SKYW's strongest trending metric is Growth; it's been moving up over the last 48 weeks.
  • SKYW's current lowest rank is in the Stability metric (where it is better than 29.17% of US stocks).

SKYW Stock Summary

  • Skywest Inc's stock had its IPO on March 26, 1990, making it an older stock than 83.95% of US equities in our set.
  • The price/operating cash flow metric for Skywest Inc is higher than just 12.6% of stocks in our set with a positive cash flow.
  • As for revenue growth, note that SKYW's revenue has grown -13.36% over the past 12 months; that beats the revenue growth of merely 15.56% of US companies in our set.
  • If you're looking for stocks that are quantitatively similar to Skywest Inc, a group of peers worth examining would be NICK, UGI, COTY, CMLS, and ESGR.
  • SKYW's SEC filings can be seen here. And to visit Skywest Inc's official web site, go to

SKYW Valuation Summary

  • SKYW's price/sales ratio is 1; this is 69.7% lower than that of the median Industrials stock.
  • SKYW's price/sales ratio has moved down 1 over the prior 243 months.
  • SKYW's price/sales ratio has moved down 1 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 2021-09-03 1.0 1.0 27.0 21.3
SKYW 2021-09-02 1.0 1.0 27.4 21.5
SKYW 2021-09-01 1.0 1.0 27.3 21.4
SKYW 2021-08-31 1.0 1.0 27.6 21.5
SKYW 2021-08-30 1.0 1.0 27.3 21.4
SKYW 2021-08-27 1.1 1.1 28.7 21.9

SKYW Growth Metrics

  • Its 2 year cash and equivalents growth rate is now at 15.15%.
  • Its 4 year net cashflow from operations growth rate is now at 99.22%.
  • Its 4 year cash and equivalents growth rate is now at 13.55%.
SKYW's revenue has moved down $885,870,000 over the prior 52 months.

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
2021-06-30 2,238.675 639.968 85.106
2021-03-31 1,931.724 595.673 -2.603
2020-12-31 2,127.106 633.563 -8.515
2020-09-30 2,281.059 687.265 110.462
2020-06-30 2,583.861 851.19 168.139
2020-03-31 2,978.205 835.599 281.906

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 91.38% of graded US stocks.
  • SKYW's asset turnover comes in at 0.325 -- ranking 55th of 138 Transportation stocks.
  • BCO, KEX, and HA 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 1.42 (Moderate Buy)

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SKYW Price/Volume Stats

Current price $50.07 52-week high $61.15
Prev. close $48.96 52-week low $27.44
Day low $48.54 Volume 321,800
Day high $50.36 Avg. volume 366,465
50-day MA $43.21 Dividend yield N/A
200-day MA $46.82 Market Cap 2.52B

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

Below are the latest news stories about Skywest Inc that investors may wish to consider to help them evaluate SKYW as an investment opportunity.

Southwest (LUV) to Expand Austin & Hawaii Services in 2022

Southwest (LUV) plans to add nearly two dozen new flights to Austin and increase frequencies on its existing Hawaii services in 2022.

Yahoo | September 21, 2021

United Airlines (UAL) to Connect Washington, D.C. With Lagos

United Airlines (UAL) strengthens its African base with the first-ever nonstop service between Washington, D.C. and Nigeria.

Yahoo | September 20, 2021

Ryanair (RYAAY) Shares Jump Over 7% on Raised Traffic Forecast

With 210 Boeing 737 aircraft set to be delivered in the next five years, Ryanair (RYAAY) raises its five-year traffic growth target to 50%.

Yahoo | September 17, 2021

Southwest (LUV) Chooses New President as Tom Nealon Departs

Southwest (LUV) names chief operating officer Mike Van de Ven as the company's new president upon Tom Nealon's retirement.

Yahoo | September 14, 2021

Top Airline Stocks for Q4 2021

The airline industry is comprised of companies that offer a variety of air transportation and travel services for consumers and cargo. Services include flight transport, aircraft leasing, hotel booking, car rentals, and travel management services.

Yahoo | September 9, 2021

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SKYW Price Returns

1-mo 6.46%
3-mo 11.39%
6-mo -6.48%
1-year 69.21%
3-year -12.76%
5-year 98.80%
YTD 24.21%
2020 -37.31%
2019 46.54%
2018 -15.60%
2017 46.83%
2016 93.04%

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