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. After-hours trades for American Airlines Group Inc (AAL) shows that investor sentiment remained intact, with the stock’s consolidated last price rising by $0.0497, or 0.42%, to $11.8297. The American Airlines Group Inc has recorded 275,317 volume in the after hours trading session. The stock was recently discussed on Yahoo Finance as it revealed that Honoring American Heroes.
As a NASDAQ listed company, AAL falls under the Industrials sector while operating within the Airlines industry segment. At the end of the last regular session, the stock closed at $11.78 and fluctuated between $11.89 as its day high and $11.62 as its day low. The current market capitalization of American Airlines Group Inc is $7.70B. A total of 20.12 million shares were traded on the day, compared to an average of 32.06M shares.
Aside from predicting where a stock will go, investors also consider insider trades as an indicator of the stock’s future direction. During the recent three months, AAL has seen 4 BUY and 0 SELL insider trades, representing the acquisition of 1,956,069 and the disposition of 0 shares. Over the last 12 months, there were 27 BUYs and 32 SELLs from insiders. Insiders purchased 3,385,650 shares during that period but sold 487,231.
In the most recent transaction, STEENLAND DOUGLAS M sold 1,950 shares of AAL for 14.10 per share on May 15. After the transaction, the Director now owns 29,736 company shares. In a previous transaction on May 12, STEENLAND DOUGLAS M sold 2,000 shares at 13.88 per share. AAL shares that Director owns now total 31,686.
Among the insiders who sold shares, Owens Angela disposed of 21,984 shares on May 01 at a per-share price of $13.79. This resulted in the SVP Corporate Controller holding 59,830 shares of AAL after the transaction. In another insider transaction, Raja Vasu sold 9,954 shares at $15.07 per share on Mar 13. Company shares held by the EVP Chief Commercial Officer now total 78,210.
In spite of price targets being rarely accurate, it tends to exert some kind influence from time to time, and was often accepted by the market as having some value. According to analysts who have offered 12-month price targets for AAL in the last 3 months, the mean price target is $14.17 with high estimates of $20.00 and low estimates of $8.00. In terms of 52-week highs and lows, AAL has a high of $19.08 and a low of $10.86.
As of this writing, AAL has an earnings estimate of $0.03 per share for the current quarter. EPS was calculated based on a consensus of 15 estimates, with a high estimate of $0.09 per share and a lower estimate of -$0.05. The company reported an EPS of $1.92 in the last quarter, which was 20.80% higher than expectations of $1.59.
Balance Sheet Annually/Quarterly
The balance sheet of a company shows what assets and liabilities a company has, as well as the amount, equity investors have invested. With the help of this information, a company’s financial ratios can be calculated to give investors an overview of the company’s prospects. AAL’s latest balance sheet shows that the firm has $12.43B in Cash & Short Term Investments as of fiscal 2021. There were $46.15B in debt and $19.00B in liabilities at the time. Its Book Value Per Share was -$7.86, while its Total Shareholder’s Equity was -$7.34B.
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 AAL is Buy with a score of 3.19.