JETBLUE AIRWAYS CORP's gross profit margin for the fourth quarter of its fiscal year 2015 has increased 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.
At the same time, stockholders' equity ("net worth") has greatly increased by 26.92% from the same quarter last year.
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|Income Statement||Q4 FY15||Q4 FY14|
|Net Sales ($mil)||1594.0||1446.0|
|Net Income ($mil)||190.0||88.0|
|Balance Sheet||Q4 FY15||Q4 FY14|
|Cash & Equiv. ($mil)||0.0||708.0|
|Total Assets ($mil)||8660.0||7839.0|
|Total Debt ($mil)||1843.0||2233.0|
|Profitability||Q4 FY15||Q4 FY14|
|Gross Profit Margin||35.95||30.57|
|Return on Assets||7.81||5.11|
|Return on Equity||21.09||15.85|
|Debt||Q4 FY15||Q4 FY14|
|Share Data||Q4 FY15||Q4 FY14|
|Shares outstanding (mil)||315.06||309.87|
|Div / share||0.0||0.0|
|Book value / share||10.19||8.16|
|Institutional Own %||n/a||n/a|
|Avg Daily Volume||6884655.0||7917550.0|
BUY. This stock's P/E ratio indicates a premium compared to an average of 8.06 for the Airlines industry and a discount compared to the S&P 500 average of 20.18. For additional comparison, its price-to-book ratio of 2.01 indicates a discount versus the S&P 500 average of 2.40 and a discount versus the industry average of 3.36. The current price-to-sales ratio is well below the S&P 500 average and is also below the industry average, indicating a discount.
|JBLU 10.35||Peers 8.06||JBLU NA||Peers 5.84|
Premium. A higher P/E ratio than its peers can signify a more expensive stock or higher growth expectations.
JBLU is trading at a significant premium to its peers.
Neutral. The P/CF ratio is the stock’s price divided by the sum of the company's cash flow from operations. It is useful for comparing companies with different capital requirements or financing structures.
Ratio not available.
|JBLU 7.41||Peers 8.02||JBLU 0.08||Peers 0.20|
Average. An average price-to-projected earnings ratio can signify an industry neutral stock price and average future growth expectations.
JBLU is trading at a valuation on par with 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.
JBLU trades at a significant discount to its peers.
|JBLU 2.01||Peers 3.36||JBLU 66.38||Peers 310.05|
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.
JBLU is trading at a significant discount to its peers.
Lower. Elevated earnings growth rates can lead to capital appreciation and justify higher price-to-earnings ratios.
However, JBLU is expected to significantly trail its peers on the basis of its earnings growth rate.
|JBLU 1.01||Peers 1.20||JBLU 10.29||Peers 1.86|
Discount. 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.
JBLU is trading at a discount to its industry on this measurement.
Higher. A sales growth rate that exceeds the industry implies that a company is gaining market share.
JBLU has a sales growth rate that significantly exceeds its peers.
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