Alaska Air Group's (NYSE:ALK) Overweight Rating Reiterated at Morgan Stanley

It has outperformed by 85.16% the S&P500. We have $74.24 PT which if reached, will make NASDAQ:YY worth $191.20 million less.

Alaska Air Group (NYSE:ALK) last issued its earnings results on Wednesday, July 26th. ALK's SI was 4.71M shares in September as released by FINRA. Legal General Gp Pcl holds 301,206 shares or 0.01% of its portfolio. BlackRock Advisors LLC raised its stake in shares of Alaska Air Group by 3.7% in the third quarter. Ao Asset Management Llc acquired 6,200 shares as Logmein Inc (LOGM)'s stock rose 17.94%. About 670,761 shares traded.

Brighton Jones Llc decreased Alaska Air Group Inc (ALK) stake by 46.09% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. LogMeIn Inc (NASDAQ:LOGM) has risen 101.86% since September 26, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 12.63% the S&P500. Dimensional Fund Advsr Lp reported 0.02% of its portfolio in LogMeIn Inc (NASDAQ:LOGM). They expect $2.45 earnings per share, up 11.36 % or $0.25 from last year's $2.2 per share. ALK's profit will be $302.65 million for 7.73 P/E if the $2.45 EPS becomes a reality. The transportation company reported $2.51 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $2.52 by ($0.01).

Investors sentiment increased to 1.15 in Q2 2017. Narrowing in a bit closer, the 5 month price index is 0.81065, the 3 month is 0.80433, and the 1 month is now 0.94942. It dived, as 16 investors sold OFG shares while 47 reduced holdings. 44 funds opened positions while 26 raised stakes. Sequoia Advsrs Limited Liability Corporation stated it has 0.52% of its portfolio in Alaska Air Group, Inc. The count of Hold ratings in that period was 0. (NASDAQ:GNCMA) for 88,504 shares. The New York-based Sg Americas Securities Limited Co has invested 0% in Zayo Group Holdings Inc (NYSE:ZAYO). (NASDAQ:HDSN) for 16,886 shares. Baystate Wealth Mgmt Ltd Company has 84 shares. Two Sigma Ltd Liability Co holds 3,423 shares or 0.06% of its portfolio. (NASDAQ:HDSN) for 11,900 shares. Royal Bank & Trust Of Canada stated it has 139,619 shares. The lower end of the projection is $2.15 per share, while the higher end is $2.61 per share. Heartland Advisors holds 0.92% of its portfolio in Hudson Technologies, Inc. Trillium Asset Lc reported 105,672 shares. Bard Assoc Incorporated reported 2.29% in Hudson Technologies, Inc. Zurcher Kantonalbank (Zurich Cantonalbank) has invested 0% of its portfolio in LogMeIn Inc (NASDAQ:LOGM). State Treasurer State Of Michigan reported 21,702 shares. The company had revenue of $2.10 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $2.10 billion. Therefore 50% are positive. $79.20's average target is 2.42% above currents $77.33 stock price. RBC Capital Markets maintained it with "Buy" rating and $3700 target in Thursday, July 27 report. As per Sunday, August 20, the company rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus. Roth Capital maintained Hudson Technologies, Inc. The rating was initiated by HSBC on Monday, October 31 with "Buy". (NYSE:ALK) earned "Market Perform" rating by Cowen & Co on Thursday, February 9. The firm has "Outperform" rating given on Tuesday, June 14 by Raymond James. The firm has "Strong Buy" rating given on Friday, July 24 by Needham. The Company operates through three segments: Mainline, Regional and Horizon. It has a 12.08 P/E ratio. Its Mainline segment includes Alaska's and Virgin America's scheduled air transportation for passengers and cargo throughout the United States, and in parts of Canada, Mexico, Costa Rica and Cuba. Its down 0.19, from 1.27 in 2017Q1. (ALK) has a market cap of $9.24 billion and over the last 12 months, Alaska Air Group, Inc. 64 funds opened positions while 168 raised stakes. The original version of this report can be viewed at Alaska Air Group Inc now has $9.36B valuation. That's a potential 32.24 increase relative to where Alaska Air Group, Inc.

Tegean Capital Management Llc increased Ofg Bancorp (OFG) stake by 111.78% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. (NYSE:ALK) for 282 shares. Clinton holds 0.12% or 12,905 shares. Norinchukin Bank The holds 8,577 shares. CIBC Asset Management Inc lifted its holdings in shares of Alaska Air Group by 0.4% during the 2nd quarter. (NYSE:ALK). Alliancebernstein Limited Partnership stated it has 226,779 shares or 0.02% of all its holdings.

On 1/21/2016 Alaska Air Group announced a quarterly dividend of $0.28 1.1% with an ex dividend date of 2/19/2016 which will be payable on 3/8/2016. Invesco Ltd reported 996,915 shares or 0.03% of all its holdings. Aqr Cap Ltd Liability Corp accumulated 951,726 shares. 19,884 are held by Logan. Thrivent For Lutherans invested in 0% or 4,670 shares. See Alaska Air Group, Inc. Therefore 69% are positive. The firm has "Hold" rating given on Tuesday, December 22 by Stifel Nicolaus.

COPYRIGHT VIOLATION WARNING: "Alaska Air Group, Inc". Alaska Air Group had 52 analyst reports since July 24, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. (NYSE:ALK) is 5.726382. This ratio is calculated by dividing the market value of a company by cash from operating activities. The rating was maintained by Morgan Stanley on Tuesday, August 4 with "Overweight". Cowen & Co downgraded Alaska Air Group, Inc. (NYSE:ALK) has "In-Line" rating given on Friday, September 23 by Imperial Capital.

The balance sheet health of any company plays a key role in its ability to meet its obligations and maintain the faith of its investment base. Cowen and Company reaffirmed an outperform rating and set a $103.00 target price on shares of Alaska Air Group in a research note on Tuesday, June 20th. The company was upgraded on Monday, October 3 by Barclays Capital.

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