Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings, Inc. (AAWW) EVP Sells $578778.68 in Stock

Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings, Inc. has a consensus outperform rating from 9 Wall Street analysts, and the number of shares now sold short amount to at least 2.48% of shares outstanding.

Turning to Microchip Technology Incorporated (NASDAQ:MCHP), its shares were trading at $78.34 a retreat of $-3.29, on the trading floor. Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings, Inc. has a 12 month low of $34.22 and a 12 month high of $60.10. Systematic Financial Management LP now owns 602,823 shares of the company's stock worth $31,437,000 after buying an additional 199,253 shares in the last quarter. Analysts forecast that Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings, Inc. will post $4.61 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

Checking in on some valuation rankings, Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings, Inc. The company reported $2.24 EPS for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $2.25 by $0.01.

COPYRIGHT VIOLATION NOTICE: "Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings, Inc". The firm had revenue of $475.40 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $451.72 million. Earnings, with 8 analysts believing the company would generate an Average Estimate of $0.88. Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings's quarterly revenue was up 13.6% on a year-over-year basis.

Several analysts recently issued reports on the stock. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating and set a $58.00 price objective on the stock in a research report on Tuesday, January 17th. TheStreet raised Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings from a "c" rating to a "b" rating in a report on Thursday, February 23rd. Since the start of the calendar year, shares have performed -11.70%.

Based on the latest brokerage notes which have been released to investors, 1 brokers have issued a rating of "strong buy", 1 brokers "buy", 0 brokers "neutral", 0 brokers "sell" and 0 brokers "strong sell". The stock was sold at an average price of $58.28, for a total transaction of $578,778.68. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through the SEC website. In the last three months, insiders sold 65,635 shares of company stock worth $3,659,957. Following the transaction, the executive vice president now owns 41,086 shares in the company, valued at approximately $2,394,492.08. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. AlphaOne also gave news coverage about the insurance provider an impact score of 50 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near future. Wall Street is only getting more bullish on the stock, with 5 of analysts who cover AAWW having a buy-equivalent rating. During the same period a year ago, the business posted $1.59 earnings per share. Gratus Capital LLC bought a new position in Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings during the fourth quarter worth $201,000. Vanguard Group Inc. raised its position in shares of Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings by 5.5% in the first quarter. Finally, BlackRock Fund Advisors raised its position in Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings by 9.2% in the third quarter. Its last month's stock price volatility remained 2.14% which for the week approaches 1.62%. The correct version of this piece can be read at https://www.themarketsdaily.com/2017/05/17/atlas-air-worldwide-holdings-inc-aaww-expected-to-post-quarterly-sales-of-477-08-million-updated.html. The company has a market cap of $1.37 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 32.82 and a beta of 1.23. The company's 50-day moving average price is $54.65 and its 200-day moving average price is $52.40.