There is a slight risk associated with trading before and after the market open. Due to lower liquidity and higher volatility, extended-hours trading may result in wider spreads on particular security due to the release of critical financial information after regular trading hours. After-hours trades for Hawaiian Holdings Inc. (HA) shows that investor sentiment remained broken, with the stock’s consolidated last price falling by -$0.0089, or -0.11%, to $7.9011. The Hawaiian Holdings Inc. has recorded 14,915 volume in the after hours trading session. Most recently, Yahoo Finance reported about the stock as it publicized that Hawaiian Airlines Begins Ticket Sales for Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner.
This NASDAQ-listed company operates within the Airlines industry segment, falling under the Industrials sector. At the end of the last regular session, the stock closed at $7.91 and fluctuated between $7.96 as its day high and $7.47 as its day low. The current market capitalization of Hawaiian Holdings Inc. is $410.61M. A total of 1.83 million shares were traded on the day, compared to an average of 1.42M shares.
Insider trades can also provide insight into a stock’s future direction. During the recent three months, HA has seen 2 BUY and 1 SELL insider trades, representing the acquisition of 19,544 and the disposition of 3,000 shares. Over the last 12 months, there were 23 BUYs and 22 SELLs from insiders. Insiders purchased 558,451 shares during that period but sold 93,544.
In the most recent transaction, Alter Aaron J sold 3,000 shares of HA for 10.90 per share on Jul 28. After the transaction, the Exec VP & Chief Legal Officer now owns 117,698 company shares. In a previous transaction on Apr 28, Alter Aaron J sold 3,000 shares at 8.19 per share. HA shares that Exec VP & Chief Legal Officer owns now total 120,698.
Among the insiders who sold shares, Alter Aaron J disposed of 3,000 shares on Feb 02 at a per-share price of $11.57. This resulted in the Exec VP & Chief Legal Officer holding 83,189 shares of HA after the transaction. In another insider transaction, Zwern Richard N sold 7,740 shares at $14.02 per share on Nov 28. Company shares held by the Director now total 52,340.
The income generated by dividends is an indication that a company is improving its financial position, which is why investors prefer companies paying dividends. HA’s most recent ex-dividend date was 2/13/2020 when it declared a $0.12 quarterly dividend that was paid in cash on 2/28/2020. Previously, the company paid the dividend on 11/29/2019 with an ex-dividend date of 11/14/2019. The HA stock dividend was $0.12 per share in cash.
Even though price targets are rarely accurate, they do tend to exert some kind of influence from time to time and are often considered important by markets. According to analysts who have offered 12-month price targets for HA in the last 3 months, the mean price target is $9.50 with high estimates of $12.00 and low estimates of $7.00. In terms of 52-week highs and lows, HA has a high of $16.32 and a low of $7.34.
As of this writing, HA has an earnings estimate of -$0.73 per share for the current quarter. EPS was calculated based on a consensus of 7 estimates, with a high estimate of -$0.1 per share and a lower estimate of -$1.17. The company reported an EPS of -$2.17 in the last quarter, which was 8.10% higher than expectations of -$2.36.
Balance Sheet Annually/Quarterly
In a balance sheet, you can see what assets and liabilities the company has, as well as how much equity investors have invested. These figures can be used to calculate a company’s financial ratios to give investors a better idea of its prospects. HA’s latest balance sheet shows that the firm has $1.73B in Cash & Short Term Investments as of fiscal 2021. There were $2.43B in debt and $1.11B in liabilities at the time. Its Book Value Per Share was $4.34, while its Total Shareholder’s Equity was $569.09M.
The risks associated with pre-market and after-hours trading may be slightly higher than the regular market hours. The reason is that extended-hours trading may result in wider spreads for particular security due to lower liquidity and higher volatility as issuers often announce critical financial information outside regular trading hours. Currently, 0 analysts are providing their opinions on the stock. On a scale of 1 to 5, with 1 being Sell and 5 being Buy, the average analyst rating for HA is Buy with a score of 2.50.