Copa Holdings SA (NYSE:CPA) saw an uptick in trading volume on Thursday . 713,347 shares were traded during trading, an increase of 9% from the previous session’s volume of 653,667 shares.The stock last traded at $65.47 and had previously closed at $64.29.

A number of research firms recently commented on CPA. Evercore ISI cut Copa Holdings SA from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Tuesday, March 22nd. Raymond James Financial Inc. upgraded Copa Holdings SA from a “market perform” rating to an “outperform” rating and set a $80.00 price target for the company in a report on Wednesday, April 20th. Deutsche Bank AG cut Copa Holdings SA from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating and lowered their price target for the company from $55.00 to $49.00 in a report on Wednesday, April 20th. Santander lifted their price target on Copa Holdings SA from $49.00 to $56.00 and gave the company an “underperform” rating in a report on Monday, April 4th. Finally, Zacks Investment Research upgraded Copa Holdings SA from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Wednesday. Four research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, eight have issued a hold rating and three have given a buy rating to the company. The company currently has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $64.27.

The company’s market cap is $2.75 billion. The company has a 50-day moving average of $54.27 and a 200-day moving average of $56.90.

Copa Holdings SA (NYSE:CPA) last announced its earnings results on Thursday, May 5th. The company reported $1.66 EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $1.46 by $0.20. The company had revenue of $557.07 million for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $547.37 million. During the same period in the prior year, the company earned $2.41 earnings per share. The company’s revenue for the quarter was down 11.8% on a year-over-year basis. On average, equities research analysts predict that Copa Holdings SA will post $3.82 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

Other large investors have made changes to their positions in the company. Amica Mutual Insurance Co. increased its stake in shares of Copa Holdings SA by 61.9% in the fourth quarter. Amica Mutual Insurance Co. now owns 59,979 shares of the company’s stock valued at $2,895,000 after buying an additional 22,927 shares in the last quarter. Morgan Stanley increased its stake in shares of Copa Holdings SA by 15.6% in the fourth quarter. Morgan Stanley now owns 1,029,961 shares of the company’s stock valued at $49,706,000 after buying an additional 139,235 shares in the last quarter. Brandes Investment Partners LP increased its stake in shares of Copa Holdings SA by 0.8% in the fourth quarter. Brandes Investment Partners LP now owns 1,664,734 shares of the company’s stock valued at $84,144,000 after buying an additional 12,867 shares in the last quarter. California State Teachers Retirement System increased its stake in shares of Copa Holdings SA by 1.7% in the fourth quarter. California State Teachers Retirement System now owns 62,958 shares of the company’s stock valued at $3,038,000 after buying an additional 1,023 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Public School Empls Retrmt SYS increased its stake in shares of Copa Holdings SA by 56.1% in the fourth quarter. Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Public School Empls Retrmt SYS now owns 103,618 shares of the company’s stock valued at $5,001,000 after buying an additional 37,237 shares in the last quarter.

Copa Holdings, SA (Copa Holdings) is a Latin American provider of airline passenger and cargo service through its two principal operating subsidiaries, Copa Airlines and Copa Colombia. Copa Airlines operates from its located position in the Republic of Panama, and Copa Colombia provides service within Colombia and international flights from various cities in Colombia to Panama, Venezuela, Ecuador, Mexico, Cuba, Guatemala and Costa Rica.

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