Victory Capital Management Inc. grew its position in shares of Azul Sa (NYSE:AZUL) by 5.2% during the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund owned 2,665,425 shares of the company’s stock after purchasing an additional 132,469 shares during the period. Victory Capital Management Inc. owned 2.42% of Azul Sa worth $73,166,000 at the end of the most recent quarter.
Shares of Azul Sa (NYSE AZUL) opened at $24.86 on Monday. Azul Sa has a one year low of $19.43 and a one year high of $29.43. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.75, a quick ratio of 0.66 and a current ratio of 0.70.
Azul Sa (NYSE:AZUL) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, November 9th. The company reported $0.59 EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.29 by $0.30. The business had revenue of $2 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $2 billion. During the same quarter last year, the firm posted $0.04 earnings per share. Azul Sa’s revenue was up 15.1% compared to the same quarter last year. equities research analysts forecast that Azul Sa will post 0.85 earnings per share for the current year.
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Several research analysts recently commented on AZUL shares. BidaskClub lowered shares of Azul Sa from a “strong-buy” rating to a “buy” rating in a report on Wednesday, September 27th. Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Azul Sa from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Tuesday, October 17th. Finally, Buckingham Research restated a “buy” rating and issued a $35.00 price target (up previously from $33.00) on shares of Azul Sa in a research note on Monday, September 25th. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, one has given a hold rating and four have issued a buy rating to the stock. The company has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus target price of $32.25.
Azul Sa Profile
Azul SA is a Brazil-based company engaged in the provision of passenger transportation services. The Company primarily acts as an airline operator under the Azul brand name. The Company provides scheduled flights between numerous cities in Brazil, including Sao Paulo, Brasilia, Rio de Janeiro, Belo Horizonte, Porto Alegre, Curitiba, Manaus, Cuiaba, Fortaleza and Salvador, among others.
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