Cisco’s Top 10 Suppliers: The Impact of May’s Earnings
Amid the market sell-off from the latest Trump fiasco—this time his possible obstruction of justice—Cisco reports tonight after the markets close.
Out of the 17 analysts tracking Southwest Airlines (LUV), 35.3% of analysts have a “strong buy” rating on the stock.
Southwest (LUV) has a forward EV-to-EBITDA (enterprise value to earnings before interest, tax, depreciation, and amortization) multiple of 6.6x.
For Southwest Airlines’ (LUV) 2Q17 earnings, analysts estimate that revenues will rise 5.8% year-over-year (or YoY) to $5.7 billion.
Southwest Airlines (LUV) has been paying dividends consistently since 1980.
The good news for Southwest Airlines (LUV) investors is that the company has the lowest leverage among industry peers.
Southwest Airlines (LUV) reported a significant earnings decline for the first quarter of 2017, though it continued to maintain its position as one of America’s most profitable airlines.
In 1Q17, Southwest Airline’s (LUV) revenue rose 1.2% year-over-year (or YoY) to $4.9 billion.
Southwest Airlines (LUV) has been very focused on its capacity growth.
Southwest Airlines (LUV) reported 1Q17 earnings on April 27, 2017. The airline missed consensus estimates for both revenues and earnings per share (or EPS).
For JetBlue’s (JBLU) 2Q17 earnings, analysts’ consensus estimate is for revenues to grow 10.1% year-over-year or YoY to $1.8 billion.
Currently, JetBlue Airways (JBLU) is valued at 5.8x its forward EV/EBITDA (enterprise value to earnings before interest, tax, depreciation, and amortization) multiple.
The airline industry is very capital-intensive, so airlines generally have huge debt numbers on their balance sheets.
Out of the 15 analysts tracking JetBlue (JBLU), 13.3% (two analysts) have a “strong buy” rating on the stock.
JetBlue (JBLU) has taken a small stake (exact stake not clarified by JetBlue) in JetSuite, the fourth-biggest private jet operator in the United States.
For 1Q17, JetBlue Airways’ (JBLU) revenues stood at $1.60 billion, a 0.8% year-over-year oy YoY decline from revenue of $1.62 billion in 1Q16.
For the first quarter of the year, JetBlue Airways’ (JBLU) operating expenses, excluding fuel and profit sharing, rose 3.3% to 8.35 cents.
JBLU’s capacity during the first quarter rose 4.2% year-over-year or YoY to 13.6 billion miles, lower than its capacity growth of 8.9% in 4Q16.
JetBlue (JBLU) reported its first-quarter 2017 results on April 25, 2017. Here’s what you need to know.
American Airlines started paying dividends in mid-2014, joining the ranks of Delta Air Lines, Southwest Airlines, and Alaska Air Group, the few dividend-paying airlines.