Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings (NASDAQ:AAWW) CEO William J. Flynn sold 5,000 shares of Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings stock in a transaction on Monday, July 10th. The stock was sold at an average price of $55.10, for a total transaction of $275,500.00. Following the sale, the chief executive officer now owns 211,958 shares in the company, valued at approximately $11,678,885.80. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through this link.

Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings (NASDAQ AAWW) traded up 3.20% on Tuesday, hitting $58.05. The company had a trading volume of 945,558 shares. The firm has a market capitalization of $1.47 billion, a PE ratio of 36.49 and a beta of 1.43. Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings has a 12-month low of $34.22 and a 12-month high of $60.10. The firm has a 50-day moving average price of $50.65 and a 200-day moving average price of $52.90.

Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings (NASDAQ:AAWW) last posted its earnings results on Wednesday, May 3rd. The transportation company reported $0.31 EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.30 by $0.01. Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings had a return on equity of 7.66% and a net margin of 2.12%. The firm had revenue of $475.40 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $451.72 million. During the same period last year, the company earned $0.31 earnings per share. The business’s quarterly revenue was up 13.6% on a year-over-year basis. On average, equities research analysts anticipate that Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings will post $4.61 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

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Institutional investors have recently modified their holdings of the company. Bank of Montreal Can increased its position in shares of Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings by 32.3% in the second quarter. Bank of Montreal Can now owns 74,070 shares of the transportation company’s stock worth $3,864,000 after buying an additional 18,076 shares during the period. Capstone Asset Management Co. increased its position in shares of Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings by 0.9% in the second quarter. Capstone Asset Management Co. now owns 8,990 shares of the transportation company’s stock worth $469,000 after buying an additional 80 shares during the period. Public Employees Retirement System of Ohio increased its position in shares of Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings by 117.1% in the first quarter. Public Employees Retirement System of Ohio now owns 7,089 shares of the transportation company’s stock worth $393,000 after buying an additional 3,824 shares during the period. Tudor Investment Corp ET AL increased its position in shares of Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings by 34.6% in the first quarter. Tudor Investment Corp ET AL now owns 20,959 shares of the transportation company’s stock worth $1,162,000 after buying an additional 5,392 shares during the period. Finally, Gotham Asset Management LLC bought a new position in shares of Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings during the first quarter worth about $632,000. Institutional investors own 95.91% of the company’s stock.

A number of equities research analysts have weighed in on AAWW shares. Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Monday, May 1st. Imperial Capital reissued an “outperform” rating on shares of Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings in a report on Friday, March 17th. Stifel Nicolaus cut Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating and set a $63.00 price objective for the company. in a report on Thursday, April 27th. They noted that the move was a valuation call. Seaport Global Securities began coverage on Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings in a report on Thursday, March 30th. They set a “buy” rating and a $65.00 price objective for the company. Finally, Cowen and Company reissued a “hold” rating and set a $60.00 price objective on shares of Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings in a report on Tuesday. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, two have given a hold rating and three have assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings currently has an average rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $60.00.

Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings Company Profile

Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings, Inc is a holding company. The Company provides outsourced aircraft and aviation operating services throughout the world, serving Africa, Asia, Australia, Europe, the Middle East, North America and South America through contractual service arrangements, including those through which it provides aircraft to customers and value-added services, including crew, maintenance and insurance (ACMI), as well as those through which it provides crew, maintenance and insurance, but not the aircraft (CMI); cargo and passenger charter services (Charter), and dry leasing aircraft and engines (Dry Leasing).

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