Virgin America Inc (NYSE:VA) had its price target boosted by analysts at Deutsche Bank AG from $55.00 to $57.00 in a report released on Wednesday. The firm currently has a “hold” rating on the stock. Deutsche Bank AG’s price target points to a potential upside of 9.51% from the company’s current price.

Several other research firms have also recently weighed in on VA. Morgan Stanley reiterated a “hold” rating and set a $57.00 price objective on shares of Virgin America in a report on Sunday, August 21st. Zacks Investment Research cut Virgin America from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Thursday, July 7th. Credit Suisse Group AG set a $57.00 target price on Virgin America and gave the company a “hold” rating in a research note on Monday, September 12th. JPMorgan Chase & Co. upgraded Virgin America from an “underweight” rating to a “neutral” rating and boosted their target price for the company from $50.00 to $53.00 in a research note on Tuesday. Finally, Vetr upgraded Virgin America from a “buy” rating to a “strong-buy” rating in a research note on Sunday, September 25th. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, five have assigned a hold rating and one has issued a strong buy rating to the stock. The stock has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $56.20.

Analyst Recommendations for Virgin America (NYSE:VA)

Virgin America (NYSE:VA) traded up 0.71% during mid-day trading on Wednesday, hitting $52.42. 50,519 shares of the stock were exchanged. The stock has a market capitalization of $2.34 billion and a P/E ratio of 7.34. Virgin America has a 12-month low of $26.30 and a 12-month high of $56.54. The firm has a 50-day moving average price of $54.80 and a 200-day moving average price of $54.98.

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Hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently bought and sold shares of the company. Wolverine Asset Management LLC bought a new position in Virgin America during the second quarter valued at $1,077,000. BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA raised its position in Virgin America by 1.7% in the third quarter. BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA now owns 58,241 shares of the company’s stock valued at $3,116,000 after buying an additional 985 shares during the period. Finally, Royal Bank of Canada raised its position in Virgin America by 5,203.1% in the second quarter. Royal Bank of Canada now owns 117,995 shares of the company’s stock valued at $6,633,000 after buying an additional 115,770 shares during the period.

Virgin America Company Profile

Virgin America Inc is an airline that provides scheduled air travel in the United States and Mexico. The Company operates in air transportation service segment. The Company operates from Los Angeles and San Francisco with a presence at Dallas Love Field (DAL) to other destinations in North America. The Company provides service to over 20 airports in the United States and Mexico with a fleet of over 60 narrow-body aircraft.

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