EPS for WestJet Airlines Ltd. (WJA) Expected At $0.24

July 19, 2017 - By Richard Conner

 EPS for WestJet Airlines Ltd. (WJA) Expected At $0.24

Wall Street await WestJet Airlines Ltd. (TSE:WJA) to release earnings on July, 25. Analysts forecast earnings per share of $0.24, down exactly $0.06 or 20.00 % from 2014’s $0.3 EPS. The expected T_WJA’s profit could reach $27.86 million giving the stock 26.39 P/E in the case that $0.24 earnings per share is reported. After posting $0.55 EPS for the previous quarter, WestJet Airlines Ltd.’s analysts now forecast -56.36 % negative EPS growth. The stock increased 2.51% or $0.62 on July 19, reaching $25.33. About 309,201 shares traded or 14.48% up from the average. WestJet Airlines Ltd. (TSE:WJA) has 0.00% since July 20, 2016 and is . It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500.

WestJet Airlines Ltd. (TSE:WJA) Ratings Coverage

Among 8 analysts covering Westjet Airlines Ltd. (TSE:WJA), 4 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 3 Hold. Therefore 50% are positive. Westjet Airlines Ltd. had 39 analyst reports since July 22, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Scotia Capital maintained it with “Outperform” rating and $25 target in Wednesday, February 8 report. The company was maintained on Wednesday, November 2 by RBC Capital Markets. The stock of WestJet Airlines Ltd. (TSE:WJA) earned “Market Perform” rating by BMO Capital Markets on Monday, June 26. Macquarie Research upgraded the shares of WJA in report on Friday, July 22 to “Outperform” rating. As per Wednesday, November 4, the company rating was downgraded by RBC Capital Markets. On Wednesday, July 29 the stock rating was maintained by Scotia Capital with “Sector Outperform”. The firm has “Outperform” rating by Scotia Capital given on Friday, September 4. The firm has “Outperform” rating by Scotia Capital given on Wednesday, January 11. The stock of WestJet Airlines Ltd. (TSE:WJA) has “Hold” rating given on Wednesday, November 2 by TD Securities. The stock of WestJet Airlines Ltd. (TSE:WJA) earned “Hold” rating by Canaccord Genuity on Tuesday, June 28.

WestJet Airlines Ltd. is a Canada-based company, which provides airline service and travel packages. The company has market cap of $2.94 billion. The Firm operates WestJet Vacations, which provides air, hotel, car and excursion packages, and WestJet Encore, which is a regional airline that operates a fleet of turboprop aircraft in a network of destinations in Canada and the United States. It has a 11.72 P/E ratio. The Company’s airline offers scheduled service to over 100 destinations in North America, Central America, the Caribbean and Europe with its fleet of over 110 Boeing 737 Next Generation aircraft, over 30 Bombardier Q400 aircraft and over four wide-body Boeing 767-300ERW aircraft.

More notable recent WestJet Airlines Ltd. (TSE:WJA) news were published by: Fool.ca which released: “3 Signs WestJet Airlines Ltd. Is Evolving” on May 04, 2017, also Cbc.ca with their article: “WestJet seeks Transport Canada approval to offer China flights” published on June 03, 2017, Fool.ca published: “Will Unionization Stop WestJet Airlines Ltd. From Flying Higher?” on June 16, 2017. More interesting news about WestJet Airlines Ltd. (TSE:WJA) were released by: Fool.ca and their article: “Is WestJet Airlines Ltd. About to Break-Out?” published on April 25, 2017 as well as Fool.ca‘s news article titled: “Will WestJet Airlines Ltd. Outperform or Lag its Peers Long Term?” with publication date: July 04, 2017.

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