Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings Given Average Recommendation of “Hold” by Analysts (NASDAQ:AAWW)
Shares of Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings (NASDAQ:AAWW) have been given a consensus rating of “Hold” by the eight brokerages that are presently covering the stock, Stock Ratings News reports. Two analysts have rated the stock with a sell recommendation, three have assigned a hold recommendation and three have assigned a buy recommendation to the company. The average 12-month price target among brokerages that have covered the stock in the last year is $40.10.
In other Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings news, CEO William J. Flynn unloaded 5,000 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Monday, July 7th. The stock was sold at an average price of $36.60, for a total transaction of $183,000.00. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at this link.
Shares of Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings (NASDAQ:AAWW) traded down 0.11% during mid-day trading on Tuesday, hitting $34.78. The stock had a trading volume of 44,927 shares. Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings has a 52 week low of $29.81 and a 52 week high of $50.98. The stock has a 50-day moving average of $36.69 and a 200-day moving average of $35.8. The company has a market cap of $877.5 million and a price-to-earnings ratio of 10.78.
Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings (NASDAQ:AAWW) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, May 1st. The company reported $0.45 EPS for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $0.13 by $0.32. The company had revenue of $403.36 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $371.68 million. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company posted $0.22 earnings per share. The company’s quarterly revenue was up 6.9% on a year-over-year basis. Analysts expect that Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings will post $3.23 EPS for the current fiscal year.
A number of analysts have recently weighed in on AAWW shares. Analysts at Zacks upgraded shares of Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings from a “neutral” rating to an “outperform” rating in a research note on Tuesday, July 8th. They now have a $40.60 price target on the stock. Separately, analysts at FBR Capital Markets raised their price target on shares of Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings from $31.00 to $35.00 in a research note on Tuesday, May 6th. They now have a “market perform” rating on the stock. Finally, analysts at Imperial Capital raised their price target on shares of Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings from $33.00 to $37.00 in a research note on Tuesday, May 6th. They now have an “outperform” rating on the stock.
Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings, Inc (NASDAQ:AAWW) is a holding company with a principal operating subsidiary, Atlas Air, Inc (Atlas).
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