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ALK

Alaska Air

$95.33

0.21 (0.22%)

, SKYW

SkyWest

$34.80

-0.85 (-2.38%)

10:02
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10:02

House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee holds a hearing

The Subcommittee on Aviation holds a hearing entitled, "Building a 21st Century Infrastructure for America: Air Transportation in the United States in the 21st Century" with Alaska Air Group CEO Tilden, SkyWest CEO Childs and Air Transport Services Group CEO Hete on March 8 at 10 am. Webcast Link

ALK

Alaska Air

$95.33

0.21 (0.22%)

SKYW

SkyWest

$34.80

-0.85 (-2.38%)

ATSG

Air Transport Services

$17.13

0.14 (0.82%)

ALK Alaska Air
$95.33

0.21 (0.22%)

01/10/17
BOFA
01/10/17
UPGRADE
Target $110
BOFA
Buy
Alaska Air upgraded to Buy from Neutral at BofA/Merrill
BofA/Merrill upgraded Alaska Air to Buy and raised its price target to $110 from $97. Analyst Andrew Didora said the closing of the Virgin America acquisition provides diversification as Alaska gains access to several top, slot-constrained airports and more than doubles its presence in SFO and LAX, creating the largest carrier in the West Coast in terms of seat share. Didora raised Alaska Air estimates to reflect accretion and a better than expected revenue environment over the pas few months and views 2017 consensus estimates as conservative.
01/10/17
DBAB
01/10/17
NO CHANGE
DBAB
Airline stocks should benefit from fiscal stimulus, says Deutsche Bank
Deutsche Bank analyst Michael Linenberg believes stronger GDP growth in 2017, helped by fiscal stimulus initiatives, should be good for economically-sensitive stocks such as airlines. Companies that are domestic-oriented, pay cash taxes, have low financial leverage and can take advantage of bonus depreciation should outperform, Linenberg tells investors in a research note. He likes shares of Southwest (LUV), JetBlue (JBLU), Spirit Airlines (SAVE), Allegiant Travel (ALGT) and Alaska Air (ALK). Delta Air Lines (DAL) is his top pick among the majors.
02/10/17
IMPC
02/10/17
NO CHANGE
Target $101
IMPC
In-Line
Alaska Air price target raised to $101 from $84 at Imperial Capital
Imperial Capital analyst Michael Derchin raised his price target on Alaska Air to $101 from $84 following the closing of its acquisition of Virgin America. However, he sees merger integration as a short-term risk and maintains an In-Line rating on Alaska Air shares.
01/04/17
01/04/17
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On The Fly: Top five analyst downgrades
Catch up on today's top five analyst downgrades with this list compiled by The Fly: 1. JPMorgan analyst Richard Vosser downgraded Novartis (NVS) to Neutral from Overweight saying pressures on the company's business are mounting. The pressure from generic erosion in 2017 "remains high" with an estimated $2.3B of sales expected to be lost to generics, said Vosser, who sees "significant downside" to consensus estimates for Novartis. 2. BofA Merrill Lynch analyst Lisa Lewandowski downgraded Philip Morris (PM) to Neutral from Buy and lowered its price target to $96 from $102 citing concerns from the strong U.S. dollar, less impact from an overhaul in U.S. tax policy versus peers, underperformance in combustible tobacco volumes, increasing heat-not-burn competition, a rotation out of defensive/bond proxy assets, and debt convent constraints. 3. Jefferies analyst Andy Barish downgraded Dunkin' Brands (DNKN) to Underperform from Hold, saying he does not believe the company's same-store-sales have broken out above 2% while its international growth has been disappointing. Barish also downgraded Cheesecake Factory (CAKE) to Underperform, citing the 15% post-election rally with no change in fundamentals along with the company's "significant" mall exposure. 4. Evercore ISI downgraded Intuitive Surgical (ISRG) to Hold from Buy and lowered its price target to $690 from $780, with analyst Vijay Kumar saying he expects 2017 to be one of the most challenging for healthcare in general, with the sector facing issues ranging from ACA repeal to border tax reform to interest expense deductibility. 5. Cowen analyst Helane Becker downgraded a number of airline stocks, including United Continental (UAL), JetBlue (JBLU), Alaska Air (ALK) and American Airlines (AAL), to Market Perform from Outperform based on valuation. This list is just a portion of The Fly's full analyst coverage. To see The Fly's full Street Research coverage, click here.
SKYW SkyWest
$34.80

-0.85 (-2.38%)

04/01/16
DBAB
04/01/16
DOWNGRADE
Target $55
DBAB
Hold
Delta Air Lines downgraded to Hold from Buy at Deutsche Bank
Deutsche Bank analyst Michael Linenberg downgraded Delta Air Lines (DAL) to Hold saying several economic indicators suggest a more challenging environment for 2016. The slowdown in U.S. corporate profits could lead to reduced demand for corporate travel, Linenberg tells investors in a research note. He lowered his price target for the shares to $55 from $68. Delta closed yesterday down 65c to $48.68. The analyst this morning also downgraded American Airlines (AAL), United Continental (UAL) and Hawaiian Holdings (HA) to Hold. Linenberg favors domestic airlines that are less reliant on corporate travel, namely Southwest (LUV), Alaska Air (ALK), JetBlue (JBLU), Spirit Airlines (SAVE) and SkyWest (SKYW).
12/06/16
EVER
12/06/16
DOWNGRADE
EVER
Hold
SkyWest downgraded to Hold from Buy at Evercore ISI
Evercore ISI analyst Duane Pfennigwerth downgraded SkyWest to Hold and raised its price target to $37 from $25 citing valuation.
ATSG Air Transport Services
$17.13

0.14 (0.82%)

03/09/16
BARD
03/09/16
NO CHANGE
BARD
Outperform
Amazon deal with Air Transport confirms logistics ambitions, says Baird
Baird analyst Colin Sebastian, who has forecast for some time that Amazon (AMZN) will eventually offer Transportation & Logistics services to third parties, said this morning's announcement from Air Transport Services Group (ATSG) confirms that the e-commerce giant plans to move into logistics services beyond its traditional fulfillment and last-mile initiatives. Sebastian, who believes near-term investments in Transportation & Logistics can offer long-term cost savings potential, keeps an Outperform rating on Amazon shares.
02/24/17
IMPC
02/24/17
INITIATION
Target $18
IMPC
In-Line
Air Transport Services initiated with an In-Line at Imperial Capital
Imperial Capital analyst Michael Derchin started Air Transport Services Group with an In-Line rating and $18 price target.
11/29/16
GHSC
11/29/16
INITIATION
Target $20
GHSC
Buy
Air Transport Services initiated with a Buy at Seaport Global
Seaport Global analyswt Kevin Sterling iniatied Air Transport Services with a Buy and a $20 price target saying it is uniquely levered to the growth of e-commerce, which shows no signs of slowing.
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STFL
08/25/16
INITIATION
STFL
Hold
Air Transport Services initiated with a Hold at Stifel

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