News stories about Controladora Vuela Compania de Aviacion, S.A.B. de C.V. (NYSE:VLRS) have been trending somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group identifies positive and negative media coverage by analyzing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Controladora Vuela Compania de Aviacion, S.A.B. de C.V. earned a coverage optimism score of 0.16 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave media stories about the transportation company an impact score of 44.9175131732855 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the immediate future.

VLRS has been the subject of a number of analyst reports. BidaskClub downgraded shares of Controladora Vuela Compania de Aviacion, S.A.B. de C.V. from a “sell” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a research report on Saturday, September 2nd. Imperial Capital started coverage on shares of Controladora Vuela Compania de Aviacion, S.A.B. de C.V. in a report on Thursday, June 29th. They issued an “outperform” rating and a $18.00 price target for the company. Finally, Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Controladora Vuela Compania de Aviacion, S.A.B. de C.V. from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $17.00 price target for the company in a report on Thursday, July 20th. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, seven have given a hold rating and three have assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. Controladora Vuela Compania de Aviacion, S.A.B. de C.V. presently has an average rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $16.25.

Shares of Controladora Vuela Compania de Aviacion, S.A.B. de C.V. (NYSE:VLRS) traded down 1.24% during trading on Thursday, hitting $11.99. 543,118 shares of the stock were exchanged. Controladora Vuela Compania de Aviacion, S.A.B. de C.V. has a 12-month low of $11.33 and a 12-month high of $20.03. The stock has a 50-day moving average of $12.42 and a 200 day moving average of $13.52. The stock has a market cap of $1.21 billion, a P/E ratio of 199.83 and a beta of -0.01.

Controladora Vuela Compania de Aviacion, S.A.B. de C.V. (NYSE:VLRS) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Friday, July 21st. The transportation company reported ($0.29) earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of ($0.08) by ($0.21). The company had revenue of $334.00 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $316.00 million. Controladora Vuela Compania de Aviacion, S.A.B. de C.V. had a negative return on equity of 0.39% and a negative net margin of 0.15%. Equities analysts predict that Controladora Vuela Compania de Aviacion, S.A.B. de C.V. will post ($0.39) earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

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About Controladora Vuela Compania de Aviacion, S.A.B. de C.V.

Controladora Vuela Compania de Aviacion SAB de CV is a Mexico-based company engaged in the airline passenger transportation sector. The Company operates as an ultra-low-cost carrier (ULCC). Its activities are divided into two geographical regions: Mexico (national operations), as well as the Unites States and Central America (international operations).

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