SkyWest "We recently lowered our 2012 and 2013 forecasts to reflect increasing cost pressures that currently besiege SkyWest," Deutsche Bank analysts wrote in a Feb. 17 report. "We are maintaining those forecasts - our 2012 and 2013 EPS estimates are $0.75 (vs. consensus of $0.65) and $1.30 (vs. consensus of $1.21), respectively. Our March Q 2012 forecast is a loss per share of $0.15 (vs. the consensus loss of $0.06)." Shares of SkyWest hit a 52-week low of $10.13. The stock's 52-week high of $16.92 was set on May 4. SkyWest's forward P/E is 9.28; the average for airlines is 6.57. For comparison, Delta Air Lines ( DAL) has a lower forward P/E of 3.88. Analysts were split on SkyWest with four rating it hold, another four giving the stock a sell rating and one rating the stock buy. TheStreet Ratings gives SkyWest a C grade and hold rating. The stock has fallen 16.52% year to date.