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WestJet Airlines Ltd.

WJA.TO

Latest Trade

30.99CAD

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52 Week Range

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31.00

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Pricing

Previous Close
30.99
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Volume
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3M AVG Volume
6.90
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52 Week High
31.00
52 Week Low
16.71
Shares Out (MIL)
164.99
Market Cap (MIL)
3,586.45
Forward P/E
14.87
Dividend (Yield %)
1.81

Next Event

Dividend For WJA.TO - 0.1400 CAD

Latest Developments

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WestJet Acknowledges Issuance Of CTA Canadian Status Determination For Its Proposed Transaction With Onex

Onex's Proposed Acquisition Of Westjet And Swoop Canadian Transportation Agency Issues Determination

Westjet Airlines Reports Q3 Earnings Per Share Of C$1.02

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About WestJet Airlines Ltd.

WestJet Airlines Ltd. is a Canada-based company, which provides airline service and travel packages. The Company operates WestJet Vacations, which provides air, hotel, car and excursion packages, and WestJet Encore, which is a regional airline that operates a fleet of turboprop aircraft in a network of destinations in Canada and the United States. Its airline offers scheduled service to over 100 destinations in North America, Central America, the Caribbean and Europe and to more than 175 destinations in over 20 countries. The Company has a fleet of over 115 Boeing 737 Next Generation aircraft, 11 Boeing MAX 737 aircraft, over 47 Bombardier Q400 aircraft and over four wide-body Boeing 767-300ERW aircraft. It serves over 240 destinations. WestJet Vacations offers its services to more than 60 destinations and the choice of more than 800 hotels, resorts, condos and villas. It also offers WestJet Rewards program where the Members earn WestJet dollars on flights, vacation packages and more.

Industry

Airline

Contact Info

22 Aerial Pl NE

+1.403.5397594

https://www.westjet.com/en-ca/index

Executive Leadership

Clive J. Beddoe

Independent Chairman of the Board

Edward Sims

President, Chief Executive Officer, Director

Christopher M. Burley

Independent Vice Chairman of the Board

Harry P. Taylor

Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President - Finance

Jeffrey L. Martin

Chief Operating Officer

Key Stats

3.25 mean rating - 4 analysts
Sell
Hold
Buy
Revenue (MM, CAD)

2016

4.1K

2017

4.5K

2018

4.7K

2019(E)

5.1K
EPS (CAD)

2016

2.450

2017

2.420

2018

0.800

2019(E)

2.083
Price To Earnings (TTM)
15.07
Price To Sales (TTM)
0.71
Price To Book (MRQ)
1.49
Price To Cash Flow (TTM)
4.37
Total Debt To Equity (MRQ)
97.09
LT Debt To Equity (MRQ)
77.59
Return on Investment (TTM)
5.02
Return on Equity (TTM)
3.34

Latest News

Latest News

Canadian agency mandates Onex to meet ownership rules on WestJet deal

The Canadian Transportation Agency said on Tuesday Onex Corp <ONEX.TO> will need to amend its by-laws to meet the country's ownership rules related to its proposed C$3.5 billion buyout deal of Canada's second-largest carrier WestJet Airlines <WJA.TO>.

Canadian agency mandates Onex to meet ownership rules on WestJet deal

The Canadian Transportation Agency said on Tuesday Onex Corp will need to amend its by-laws to meet the country's ownership rules related to its proposed C$3.5 billion buyout deal of Canada's second-largest carrier WestJet Airlines.

Air Canada files challenge over Onex's C$3.5 billion buyout of rival WestJet

Air Canada <AC.TO> has challenged Onex Corp's <ONEX.TO> proposed acquisition of WestJet Airlines <WJA.TO>, on grounds that the deal may not meet the country's ownership rules, according to a letter sent by the carrier to the Canadian Transportation Agency.

Air Canada files challenge over Onex's C$3.5 bln buyout of rival WestJet

Air Canada has challenged Onex Corp's proposed acquisition of WestJet Airlines, on grounds that the deal may not meet the country's ownership rules, according to a letter sent by the carrier to the Canadian Transportation Agency.

Canadian Transportation Agency launches probe into WestJet over complaint

The Canadian Transportation Agency said on Friday it had launched an inquiry to determine if WestJet Airlines Ltd's tariffs related to schedule changes were "just and reasonable".

Canada's WestJet Airlines schedule without Boeing 737 MAX until November 4

Canada's WestJet Airlines <WJA.TO> on Monday said it has removed the Boeing <BA.N> 737 MAX jet from its network schedule through November 4, as the plane's grounding drags on longer than carriers previously expected.

Canada's WestJet posts surprise profit despite sector's 737 MAX woes

WestJet Airlines Ltd <WJA.TO>, which is being acquired by Onex Corp <ONEX.TO>, reported a surprise quarterly profit and better-than-expected revenue on Friday while many airlines have warned of financial hits from the grounding of the Boeing Co <BA.N> 737 MAX jets.

Canada's WestJet posts second-quarter profit

WestJet Airlines Ltd, which is being acquired by Onex Corp, reported a quarterly profit on Friday, compared with a year-earlier loss, as it flew more passengers at higher prices.

WestJet shareholders approve private equity buyout

Shareholders of WestJet Airlines <WJA.TO> on Tuesday voted in favor of its deal to be acquired by billionaire Gerry Schwartz's private equity firm Onex Corp <ONEX.TO> for C$3.5 billion.

RPT-Billionaire Schwartz's money, approach may be right move for Canada's WestJet Airlines

Billionaire Gerry Schwartz's $2.6 billion bid for WestJet Airlines is a bet his private equity firm's deep pockets and patience will help the Canadian carrier weather challenges and build a more formidable competitor against market leader Air Canada, industry analysts and...

Billionaire Schwartz's money, approach may be right move for Canada's WestJet Airlines

Billionaire Gerry Schwartz's $2.6 billion bid for WestJet Airlines is a bet his private equity firm's deep pockets and patience will help the Canadian carrier weather challenges and build a more formidable competitor against market leader Air Canada, industry analysts and...

Billionaire Schwartz makes $2.6 billion bet on Canada's WestJet Airlines

Billionaire Gerry Schwartz pounced on Canada's WestJet Airlines on Monday as his private equity firm Onex Corp offered to buy the struggling airline for C$3.5 billion ($2.6 billion), betting it can turn around its recent decline by taking the company private.

WestJet to go private in C$5 billion deal

Canada's WestJet Airlines Ltd said on Monday it will be acquired by private equity firm Onex Corp in an all-cash deal valued at C$5 billion ($3.72 billion), including debt.

Canada's WestJet beats profit on sale-leaseback deal

WestJet Airlines Ltd beat analysts' estimates for quarterly profit on Tuesday, helped by higher traffic and proceeds from a sale-leaseback deal for three aircraft, but the Canadian carrier still faces the impact of the global grounding of the 737 MAX.

Canada's WestJet posts 33 pct rise in quarterly profit

WestJet Airlines Ltd on Tuesday reported a 33 percent rise in quarterly profit as more passengers flew with the carrier.

WestJet suspends 2019 forecasts after Boeing groundings

WestJet Airlines Ltd on Monday became the second Canadian carrier to suspend its 2019 financial projections following the groundings of Boeing 737 MAX aircraft worldwide.

WestJet suspends 2019 financial forecast after Boeing groundings

WestJet Airlines Ltd on Monday became the second Canadian airline to suspend its 2019 financial outlook following the groundings of Boeing 737 MAX aircraft worldwide.

Canada's WestJet cancels 11 flights, impacting 1,200, after 737 MAX grounding

WestJet Airlines said it canceled 11 flights on Thursday impacting 1,200 passengers, following the global grounding of Boeing's 737 MAX planes because of safety concerns.

FACTBOX-Boeing 737 MAX 8 groundings spread around the world

Aviation regulators around the globe are grounding Boeing's 737 MAX aircraft following Sunday's deadly plane crash in Ethiopia. Regulators in the United States, where Boeing is based, remained an exception.

WestJet cancels more than 100 flights after Canada snowstorm

WestJet Airlines Ltd canceled more than 100 flights across Canada after a snowstorm battered the country's central and eastern provinces, a spokeswoman for the carrier said on Wednesday.

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