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. After-hours trades for Hawaiian Holdings Inc. (HA) shows that investor sentiment remained intact, with the stock’s consolidated last price rising by $0.16, or 2.02%, to $8.10. The Hawaiian Holdings Inc. has recorded 456,825 volume in the after hours trading session. Yahoo Finance discussed the stock recently as it posted Hawaiian Airlines Begins Ticket Sales for Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner.
The company is listed on the NASDAQ and operates within the Airlines industry segment. At the end of the last regular session, the stock closed at $7.94 and fluctuated between $8.21 as its day high and $7.91 as its day low. The current market capitalization of Hawaiian Holdings Inc. is $419.31M. A total of 2.57 million shares were traded on the day, compared to an average of 1.44M shares.
Furthermore, investors take into consideration insider trades when predicting a stock’s future trajectory. 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 dividend paying company demonstrates a positive outlook for investors and helps them generate immediate cash. 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.
It has been observed that price targets are rarely accurate, but they can exert some influence from time to time, and are often accepted as valuable in the market. 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 $16.15 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
An equity investor’s investment can be viewed on a balance sheet by looking at what assets and liabilities the company has. Investors can determine the company’s prospects by calculating its financial ratios based on this information. 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.
There may be slightly higher risks associated with pre-market and after-hours trading than during regular market hours. Due to the fact that issuers often announce critical financial information outside of regular trading hours, extended-hours trading may result in wider spreads for particular securities. 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.