JetBlue Airways Corporation (NASDAQ:JBLU) Shares Advances 1.06% Thursday Premarket Trade

In JetBlue Airways Corporation (NASDAQ:JBLU)'s latest quarter, EPS moved to $0.58 from $0.53 in preceding quarter and revenues reached at $1,732.00M compared to $1,643.00M. The firm presently has a $24.49 target price on the stock. There are 7 equity research firms advocating a Hold and 0 consider it Sell.

JetBlue (NASDAQ:JBLU) reports operating income fell 10% to $296M in Q4 on revenue of $1.6B.

Many research firms have provided their ratings on JetBlue Airways Corporation (NASDAQ:JBLU) where Raymond James provided Mkt Perform rating on the stock on 21-Dec-16. They also projected Low Price Target as $15 while High Price Target is set at $15.

In his research note, the analyst told his clients that "We trim our '17 EPS estimate to $1.98 from $2.05 and start '18 at $2.10".

According to ZACKS data, different Brokerage Firms rated JBLU stock about their BUY, SELL or HOLD recommendations.

JetBlue Airways Corporation (NASDAQ:JBLU) stock slumped 3.08% during yesterday's trading session despite strong fourth quarter 2016 earnings release as the airline expects weak January key matrices. JetBlue Airways Corporation has a 12 month low of $14.76 and a 12 month high of $23.67. The Market Capitalization of the company stands at 6.81 Billion. The stock's 50 day moving average is $22.06 and its 200-day moving average is $18.88.

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The company's net income dropped to $172 million, or 50 cents per share, in the quarter ended December 31, from $190 million, or 56 cents per share, a year earlier. UBS Asset Management Americas Inc.'s holdings in JetBlue Airways Corporation were worth $935,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. The reported earnings topped the analyst's consensus by $0.59 with the surprise factor around 295.00%.

The stock was assessed in terms of profitability as current quarter EPS estimate trends showed $1.69 at current month while compared with $1.69 in a month ago. Finally, American Century Companies Inc. boosted its position in shares of JetBlue Airways Corporation by 52.8% in the second quarter. The Company provides air transportation services across the United States, the Caribbean and Latin America. As of December 31, 2014, the company operated a fleet of 25 Airbus A321 aircrafts, 130 Airbus A320 aircrafts, and 60 Embraer E190 aircrafts.

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