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Aircastle Ltd
AYR : NYSE : Services
$22.76 0.30 | 1.34%
Today's Range: 22.47 - 23.06
Avg. Daily Volume: 361,700
07/06/15 - 4:03 PM ET

Financial Analysis


AIRCASTLE LTD's gross profit margin for the first quarter of its fiscal year 2015 is essentially unchanged when compared to the same period a year ago. The company managed to grow both sales and net income at a faster pace than the average competitor in its industry this quarter as compared to the same quarter a year ago.

During the same period, stockholders' equity ("net worth") has increased by 6.65% from the same quarter last year.

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Income Statement Q1 FY15 Q1 FY14
Net Sales ($mil)193.0174.77
EBITDA ($mil)176.13158.97
EBIT ($mil)101.2885.04
Net Income ($mil)43.275.78


Balance Sheet Q1 FY15 Q1 FY14
Cash & Equiv. ($mil)481.95781.56
Total Assets ($mil)6524.376778.27
Total Debt ($mil)4108.244357.23
Equity ($mil)1753.551644.08


Profitability Q1 FY15 Q1 FY14
Gross Profit Margin91.2690.96
EBITDA Margin91.2590.95
Operating Margin52.4848.66
Sales Turnover0.130.1
Return on Assets2.120.18
Return on Equity7.880.75
Debt Q1 FY15 Q1 FY14
Current Ratio0.00.0
Debt/Capital0.70.73
Interest Expense62.1764.49
Interest Coverage1.631.32


Share Data Q1 FY15 Q1 FY14
Shares outstanding (mil)81.1881.0
Div / share0.220.2
EPS0.530.07
Book value / share21.620.3
Institutional Own % n/a n/a
Avg Daily Volume367026.0374980.0

Valuation


BUY. This stock's P/E ratio indicates a discount compared to an average of 20.48 for the Trading Companies & Distributors industry and a discount compared to the S&P 500 average of 20.31. For additional comparison, its price-to-book ratio of 1.04 indicates a significant discount versus the S&P 500 average of 2.80 and a significant discount versus the industry average of 4.41. The price-to-sales ratio is above the S&P 500 average and well above the industry average, indicating a premium. Upon assessment of these and other key valuation criteria, AIRCASTLE LTD proves to trade at a discount to investment alternatives within the industry.


Price/Earnings
1 2 3 4 5
premium   discount
  Price/Cash Flow
1 2 3 4 5
premium   discount
AYR 13.18 Peers 20.48   AYR 3.74 Peers 67.31

Discount. A lower P/E ratio than its peers can signify a less expensive stock or lower growth expectations.

AYR is trading at a significant discount to its peers.

 

Discount. The P/CF ratio, a stock’s price divided by the company's cash flow from operations, is useful for comparing companies with different capital requirements or financing structures.

AYR is trading at a significant discount to its peers.

 
Price/Projected
Earnings
1 2 3 4 5
premium   discount
  Price to
Earnings/Growth
1 2 3 4 5
premium   discount
AYR 10.13 Peers 27.09   AYR 0.21 Peers 1.52

Discount. A lower price-to-projected earnings ratio than its peers can signify a less expensive stock or lower future growth expectations.

AYR is trading at a significant discount to its peers.

 

Discount. The PEG ratio is the stock’s P/E divided by the consensus estimate of long-term earnings growth. Faster growth can justify higher price multiples.

AYR trades at a significant discount to its peers.

 
Price/Book
1 2 3 4 5
premium   discount
  Earnings Growth
1 2 3 4 5
lower   higher
AYR 1.04 Peers 4.41   AYR 755.00 Peers 56.89

Discount. A lower price-to-book ratio makes a stock more attractive to investors seeking stocks with lower market values per dollar of equity on the balance sheet.

AYR is trading at a significant discount to its peers.

 

Higher. Elevated earnings growth rates can lead to capital appreciation and justify higher price-to-earnings ratios.

AYR is expected to have an earnings growth rate that significantly exceeds its peers.

 
Price/Sales
1 2 3 4 5
premium   discount
  Sales Growth
1 2 3 4 5
premium   discount
AYR 2.22 Peers 1.63   AYR 17.68 Peers 54.31

Premium. In the absence of P/E and P/B multiples, the price-to-sales ratio can display the value investors are placing on each dollar of sales.

AYR is trading at a significant premium to its industry.

 

Lower. A sales growth rate that trails the industry implies that a company is losing market share.

AYR significantly trails its peers on the basis of sales growth

 

 

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