The company is now down by 1.54%% since yesterday’s close of 10.42. It is currently trading at $10.26 impressively lower than $11.76, the 50 day moving average and which is significantly lower than the 200 day moving average of $13.28. The 50 day moving average was down $-1.50 or -12.72% whereas the 200 day average was down by -22.74%.
Short traders are feeling a little more bullish recently at least if you consider the change in short interest. The stock had a fall in short interest from September 15, 2017 to September 29, 2017 of -3.20%. Short interest decreased from 3,411,725 to 3,302,608 over that timeframe. With short interest at 3,302,608 and short average daily volume at 346,920, the short-interest ratio is 10.0 and the percentage of shorted shares was 0.03% on September 29.
Controladora Vuela Compania de Aviacion, S.A.B. de C.V. provides air transportation services for passengers, cargo, and mail in Mexico and internationally. As of December 31, 2015, the company operated a fleet of 56 Airbus narrow-body aircraft, which include 18 Airbus A319s, 36 A320s, and 2 A321s. It operates approximately 272 daily flights on routes that connect 40 cities in Mexico and 22 cities in the United States and Central America. The company also offers recruitment and payroll services. Controladora Vuela Compania de Aviacion, S.A.B. de C.V. was founded in 2003 and is headquartered in Mexico City, Mexico..
The following firms have recently changed their position in VLRS. As of quarter end Ubs Group Ag had disposed of 50 shares trimming its position 31.4%. The value of the investment in (VLRS) decreased from $2,000 to $2,000 decreasing 0.0% quarter to quarter. As of the end of the quarter Mirador Capital Partners Lp had bought a total of 2,367 shares growing its holdings by 14.0%. The value of the total investment in Controladora Vuela Compania de went from $236,000 to $256,000 a change of 8.5% quarter over quarter.
As of quarter end Cutler Group LP had disposed of 2,200 shares trimming its stake by 64.7%. The value in dollars went from $0 to $0 a change of $0 since the last quarter. Atria Investments LLC grew its position by buying 3,153 shares an increase of 27.6% in the quarter. Atria Investments LLC controls 14,570 shares worth $173,000. The total value of its holdings increased 4.2%.
The P/E ratio is 171.00 and market cap is 1.04B. As of the last earnings report the EPS was $0.06 and is estimated to be $-0.45 for the current year with 101,187,000 shares outstanding. Next quarter’s EPS is estimated at $0.30 with next year’s EPS projected to be $0.97.