ALGT:NGS-Allegiant Travel Company

EQUITY | Airlines | Nasdaq Global Select

Last Closing Price

USD 125.65


+0.53 (+0.42)%

Market Cap

USD 2.03B



Average Target Price

USD 148.63 (18.28%)
Average Analyst Rating


STA Verdict



Allegiant Travel Co is a leisure travel company. It is engaged in transporting travelers in small cities to leisure destinations. The Company provides air-related services and products along with air transportation.

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Relative Performance (Total Returns)

Relative Returns (From:    To: 2018-12-12 )

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ETFs Containing ALGT

JETS U.S. Global Jets 4.13 % 0.60 %

+0.29 (+0.99%)

USD 0.09B
XTN SPDR S&P Transportation 2.73 % 0.35 %

+0.03 (+0.05%)

USD 0.17B

Market Performance

  Market Performance vs.
Industry/Classification (Airlines)
Market Performance vs. Exchange (Nasdaq Global Select)
  Value Sector Median Percentile Rank Grade Market Median Percentile Rank Grade
Capital Gain -18.80% 71% C- 35% F
Dividend Return 1.81% 100% A+ 51% F
Total Return -17.00% 71% C- 36% F
Trailing 12 Months  
Capital Gain -14.23% 71% C- 39% F
Dividend Return 1.91% 100% A+ 47% F
Total Return -12.32% 71% C- 40% F
Trailing 5 Years  
Capital Gain 19.90% 14% F 53% F
Dividend Return 12.64% 100% A+ 55% F
Total Return 32.54% 14% F 53% F
Average Annual (5 Year Horizon)  
Capital Gain 10.19% 29% F 59% F
Dividend Return 12.20% 29% F 60% D-
Total Return 2.00% 100% A+ 53% F
Risk Return Profile  
Volatility (Standard Deviation) 33.20% 43% F 37% F
Risk Adjusted Return 36.74% 29% F 49% F
Market Capitalization 2.75B 38% F 81% B-

Key Financial Ratios

  Ratio vs. Industry/Classification
Ratio vs. Market
(Nasdaq Global Select)
  Value Sector Median Percentile Rank Grade Market Median Percentile Rank Grade
Market Value  
Price / Earning Ratio 10.12 63% D 43% F
Price/Book Ratio 3.15 25% F 32% F
Price / Cash Flow Ratio 1.32 25% F 54% F
Price/Free Cash Flow Ratio -15.65 63% D 85% B
Management Effectiveness  
Return on Equity 32.79% 75% C 91% A-
Return on Invested Capital 13.51% 50% F 77% C+
Return on Assets 8.65% 63% D 86% B
Debt to Equity Ratio 195.00% 25% F 11% F

Annual Financials (USD)

Quarterly Financials (USD)

Analyst Rating

Target Price Action Rating Action Analyst Rating Price Date

This is a composite scorecard based on the application of evaluation criteria deemed most important by analysts. This is not a buy or sell recommendation.

What to like:
Superior total returns

The stock has outperformed its sector peers on average annual total returns basis in the past 5 years (for a hold period of at least 12 months) and is in the top quartile.

Superior return on equity

The company management has delivered better return on equity in the most recent 4 quarters then its peers, placing it in the top quartile.

Positive cash flow

The company had positive total cash flow in the most recent four quarters.

Superior Revenue Growth

This stock has shown top quartile revenue growth in the previous 5 years compared to its sector.

High Gross Profit to Asset Ratio

This stock is in the top quartile compared to its peers on Gross Profit to Asset Ratio. This is a popular measure among value investors for showing superior returns in the long run.

What to not like:
Low market capitalization

This is among the smaller entities in its sectors with below median market capitalization. That may make it less stable in the long run unless it has a unique technology or market which can help it grow or get acquired in future.

Poor risk adjusted returns

This company is delivering below median risk adjusted returns in its peers. Even if it is outperforming on returns , the returns are unpredictable. Proceed with caution.

High volatility

The total returns for this company are volatile and above median for its sector over the past 5 years. Make sure you have the risk tolerance for investing in such stock.

Below median dividend returns

The company’s average income yield over the past 5 years has been low compared to its peers. However, it is not a problem if you are not looking for income.

Overpriced compared to book value

The stock is trading high compared to its peers median on a price to book value basis.

Overpriced on cashflow basis

The stock is trading high compared to its peers on a price to cash flow basis. It is priced above the median for its sectors. Proceed with caution if you are considering to buy.

Poor capital utilization

The company management has delivered below median return on invested capital in the most recent 4 quarters compared to its peers.

Higly leveraged

The company is in the bottom half compared to its sector peers on debt to equity and is highly leveraged. However, do check the news and look at its sector and management statements. Sometimes this is high because the company is trying to grow aggressively.

Negative free cash flow

The company had negative total free cash flow in the most recent four quarters.

Low Earnings Growth

This stock has shown below median earnings growth in the previous 5 years compared to its sector