American Airlines this year among worst airline companies

Because of the huge loss of 48 percent since early this year, the share is one of the worst shares of the airline sector. The average stock of the airline sector yielded the this year a loss of 29 percent. Other bad performing peers are Air Berlin , All-Q-Tell Corp and Croatia Airlines dd.

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Returns stock American Airlines over several periods, excluding dividend returns

Since 2012 the stock has a loss of 64 percent. over the past 90 days the stock made a profit of 14 percent.

Core figures American airline sector

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On average the sector trades now at 2 times the earnings per share. The sector trades now at -1,87 times the book value per share. Since 2012 the sector has a profit of 238 percent and since 2007 a profit of 218 percent.

For this year American Airlines 's revenue will be around 17,21 billion USD. This is according to the average of the analysts' estimates. This is rather significant lower than 2019's revenue of 45,77 billion USD.

Historical revenues and results American Airlines plus estimates 2020


The analysts expect for 2020 a net loss of 9,55 billion USD. The majority of the analysts expects for this year a loss per share of 20,1 USD. With this the price/earnings-ratio is -0,74.

Despite the expected loss the company will probably pay a dividend. Per share the analysts expect a dividend of 12 cents per share. The dividend yield is then 0,81 percent. The average dividend yield of the airline companies equals a poor 0,09 percent.

Based on the current number of outstanding shares American Airlines 's market capitalization is 6,83 billion USD. The American Airlines stock was the past 12 months quite volatile. Since last November the stock is 49 percent lower. This year the stock price moved between 8 and 31 dollar.

Historical stock prices American Airlines2007-2020

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Click here for dividend American Airlines. On Tuesday the stock closed at 14,82 USD. Nieuwsdienst: +31 084-0032-842

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