Southwest Airlines Company (NYSE:LUV) mean price target is revealed at $48.25 by Thomson Reuters. The group followed the stock recommendations given by experts in the First Call poll. Also, it is possible that the firm may list per share earnings of $0.81 in the coming quarter and $3.80 for the ongoing fiscal. The market cap of Southwest Airlines Company Comm was $22.69B after the equity closed at $36.99 in last trading day.
What The Valuation Says?
The price/earnings ratio is listed in the group of ratios that are used for stock valuation. Commonly entitled as P/E ratio, it aids investors know where the firm positions in the market. It is a consequent when share’s latest price is divided by per-share earnings. Southwest Airlines Company (NYSE:LUV) has a P/E ratio of 9.71. Investors can ascertain how the stock is doing in the industry by assessing Price-to-Earnings Growth ratio.
In common, a high P/E proposes that investors are predicting higher earnings surge in the future compared to firms with a lower P/E ratio. A low P/E can direct either that a firm may currently be underrated or that the firm is doing extremely well comparative to its past trends. When a firm has no earnings or is recording losses, in both circumstances P/E will be stated as “N/A.” Though it is likely to compute a negative P/E, it is not the common convention.
Southwest Airlines Company (NYSE:LUV) PEG ratio sits at 0.69. A low PEG ratio presents an investment opportunity to the resourceful traders and investors. The stocks with a reading in between 0 and 1 are undervalued equities. A reading of 1 and 2 denotes fairly priced stocks.
The technical study of Southwest Airlines Company Comm visibly elucidates that the 50-day MA of Southwest Airlines Company Comm is $37.01, and stock is trading $-0.42 points away or -1.13% from 50-day moving average of $37.01. It is trading $-4.59 or -11.15% away 200-day moving average of $41.18. Southwest Airlines Company (NYSE:LUV) 52-week high is $51.34 and the 52-week low is $33.96. This represents that if the equity moves $-14.75 points upside on the chart, it will hit a 52-week high. On the other hand, if it plunges +7.74%, then the share price can log a new 52-week low.
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