In 1Q17, American Airlines’ (AAL) EBITDA (earnings before interest, tax, depreciation, and amortization) is expected to fall 31% to $1.2 billion.
Analysts’ “hold” ratings on American Airlines stock have risen significantly. Nine analysts, a total of 56.3%, now have “hold” ratings on the stock.
Norfolk Southern (NSC) has a mean analyst rating of 2.57, indicating a “hold.”
For the first quarter of 2017, the analysts surveyed by Reuters have estimated a 29.3% operating margin for Norfolk Southern (NSC).
The analysts surveyed by Reuters are expecting Norfolk Southern to report an adjusted earnings per share of $1.35 in 1Q17.
Wall Street analysts are expecting Norfolk Southern (NSC) to report revenue of $2.5 billion in 1Q17. The company’s 1Q16 revenue came in at $2.4 billion.
Norfolk Southern (NSC), a NASDAQ-listed transportation giant, will release its 1Q17 earnings on April 26, 2016.
None of the analysts covering crude oil tanker companies revised their recommendations or target prices in week 15.
Suezmax rates in Asia regained their losses from last week. Rates on the AG to East route rose by 2.5 points to 82.5 points on April 12, 2017.
In week 15, which ended on April 14, 2017, the BDTI (Baltic Dirty Tanker Index) rose to 800 from 775. Crude tanker stocks gave mixed returns in week 15.
Markets these days are concerned about geopolitical risks more than ever, given the rapid growth in globalization and the interconnections between global markets.
Boeing has been a consistent dividend payer for more than two decades.
As of April 17, 2017, Boeing (BA) has a forward EV-to-EBITDA (enterprise value to earnings before interest, tax, depreciation, and amortization) multiple of 13.8x.
For 1Q17, analysts are estimating Boeing’s EBITDA at $2.5 billion, an increase of ~15%.
At the end of 4Q16, Boeing’s leverage fell to ~$10 billion as compared to $10.5 billion at the end of 3Q16 and $11 billion at the end of 2Q16.
For the first quarter of 2017, Boeing (BA) has delivered 169 aircraft, ~4% less than the 176 aircraft delivered in 1Q16.
For 1Q17, analysts are estimating that Boeing’s (BA) revenue will fall 5.2% to $21.5 billion.
According to Reuters, out of the 26 analysts tracking Boeing (BA) stock, 19.2% have a “strong buy” recommendation on the stock.
Boeing (BA) is expected to report its first quarter results on April 26, 2017. For 1Q17, analysts are estimating revenue to fall 5.2% to $21.5 billion.
During its 4Q16 earnings call, U.S. Steel guided for EBITDA of $1.3 billion for 2017. U.S. Steel’s guidance assumes constant commodity prices (AKS) (STLD).