WestJet Airlines Ltd. (TSE:WJA) – Stock analysts at Beacon Securities issued their Q4 2017 EPS estimates for shares of WestJet Airlines in a report released on Tuesday. Beacon Securities analyst A. Shaath anticipates that the company will post earnings of $0.49 per share for the quarter. Beacon Securities currently has a “Hold” rating on the stock. Beacon Securities also issued estimates for WestJet Airlines’ FY2018 earnings at $3.11 EPS.

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A number of other equities analysts have also commented on the stock. National Bank Financial raised shares of WestJet Airlines from an “underperform” rating to a “sector perform” rating and raised their price target for the stock from C$21.50 to C$27.00 in a research report on Wednesday, August 2nd. TD Securities lowered their price target on shares of WestJet Airlines from C$31.00 to C$30.00 and set a “hold” rating on the stock in a research report on Wednesday. AltaCorp Capital lowered shares of WestJet Airlines from a “sector perform” rating to an “underperform” rating in a research report on Wednesday, August 2nd. Scotiabank raised their price target on shares of WestJet Airlines from C$26.00 to C$27.50 and gave the stock an “outperform” rating in a research report on Wednesday, August 2nd. Finally, Royal Bank Of Canada raised their price target on shares of WestJet Airlines from C$25.00 to C$28.00 and gave the stock a “sector perform” rating in a research report on Wednesday, August 2nd. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, seven have given a hold rating and one has issued a buy rating to the stock. The company has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of C$27.09.

Shares of WestJet Airlines (TSE WJA) opened at C$25.51 on Thursday.

In other WestJet Airlines news, insider Gregg Albert Saretsky sold 14,687 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, September 5th. The shares were sold at an average price of C$25.99, for a total value of C$381,715.13.

WestJet Airlines Company Profile

WestJet Airlines Ltd. is a Canada-based company, which provides airline service and travel packages. The Company 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.

Earnings History and Estimates for WestJet Airlines (TSE:WJA)

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