Financial Review of JetBlue Airways Corporation (NASDAQ:JBLU)



Quarterly Sales and EPS Roundup:

JetBlue Airways Corporation (NASDAQ:JBLU) reported sales (ttm) of 6.59 Billion, whereas, 11 number of analysts estimated the mean sale of 1616.28 million. The analysts estimated sales for the higher end at 1634 million and lower end at 1607 million while the year ago reported sale was 1721.75 million.

8 number of analysts have estimated the sales of the company for the quarter ending Jan 26, 2017- Jan 30, 2017, analysts estimated mean sale target of 1702.5 million while high and low sale targets are estimated at 1751.9 million and 1659.2 million respectively.

JetBlue Airways Corporation (NASDAQ:JBLU) reported earning per shares for the quarter ending Oct 25 BMO at 0.58, whereas, 13 number of analysts estimated the mean EPS at 0.44. The analysts estimated EPS for the higher end at 0.48 and lower end at 0.41 while the year ago reported earnings per share was 0.52.

The company has mean EPS estimate of 0.43 reported by 10 number of analyst for the quarter ending Jan 26, 2017- Jan 30, 2017. The analysts estimated mean EPS at 0.43 while the high and low EPS estimate stand at 0.5 and 0.33 respectively. In contrast to the year ago quarter EPS was at 0.5. EPS long term mean growth rate estimated by 2 analysts is at 2.52%, whereas, the high and low Long term growth rate estimated at 3.2 and 1.84.

Valuation Ratios of JetBlue Airways Corporation (NASDAQ:JBLU) versus the Industry and Sector:

Let’s have a look at some of the important valuation ratios of the JetBlue Airways Corporation (NASDAQ:JBLU). These ratios are important while doing valuation of the company or the shares of the company.

JetBlue Airways Corporation (NASDAQ:JBLU) currently has P/E (Price to Earnings) ratio of 9.18 while the company’s industry has 3.42 P/E and the sector P/E is 68.1. Similarly, the company’s last 5 years high P/E ratio is 18.38 and low P/E is 11.47, whereas, the industry’s and sector’s  high P/E for the past year is 68.15 and 47.42 respectively and low P/E ratio for the last 5 years is 7.69 for the industry and 13.83 for the Sector.

Beta is also an important valuation ratio for analyzing the stock of the company, 90 has Beta of 0.34 while its industry and Sector’s beta remains at 0.42 and 0.93 respectively.

Price to Sale ratio of 90 stands at 1.02 while Price to Book Ratio stands at 1.74. Its Price to Cash Flow ratio shows the value of 5.81, whereas, the industry and sector ratio of Price to Cash Flow ticked at 4.69 and 13.83 respectively.

5 Year Growth Rate Analysis:

Growth rates are very important while analyzing the long term growth and valuation of a certain company.

5 year sales growth rate is an important factor for valuation analysis, the 5 year sales growth of JetBlue Airways Corporation (NASDAQ:JBLU) stands at 11.17 while the industry’s and the sector’s growth for next 5 years ticked at 9.72 and 6.35 respectively. The company’s 5 year Earnings per share growth and Capital Spending growth remains at 44.67 and 24.63.

JetBlue Airways Corporation (NASDAQ:JBLU) Trading Statistics:

The company declined -2.95% and closed its last trading session at $20.7. The market capitalization of the company is at $6.5 Billion. The stock touched 52-week High of $27 on Dec 7, 2015 and 52-week Low of $14.76 on Jun 27, 2016. The stock currently has Weekly Volatility of 2.48% and Monthly Volatility of 2.75%. The Beta for the company stands at 0.36 and its Average True Range (ATR) shows a value of 0.55.