Ryanair Holdings PLC (NASDAQ:RYAAY) shares rose 1.6% on Monday . The company traded as high as $70.25 and last traded at $68.82, with a volume of 650,675 shares traded. The stock had previously closed at $67.71.

RYAAY has been the subject of a number of research analyst reports. Beaufort Securities reissued a “buy” rating on shares of Ryanair Holdings PLC in a research report on Tuesday, April 5th. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Ryanair Holdings PLC from a “hold” rating to a “strong-buy” rating and set a $95.00 target price for the company in a research report on Saturday, April 16th. Evercore ISI lowered shares of Ryanair Holdings PLC from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating and set a $90.00 price objective for the company. in a research report on Monday, June 27th. Finally, Macquarie raised shares of Ryanair Holdings PLC from an “underperform” rating to a “neutral” rating in a research report on Tuesday, July 5th. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, four have assigned a hold rating and four have issued a buy rating to the company. The company currently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $92.00.

The firm’s 50 day moving average price is $75.22 and its 200-day moving average price is $80.49. The firm has a market cap of $18.03 billion and a price-to-earnings ratio of 10.81.

Other institutional investors recently bought and sold shares of the company. Whitebox Advisors LLC raised its position in Ryanair Holdings PLC by 33.8% in the fourth quarter. Whitebox Advisors LLC now owns 227,921 shares of the company’s stock valued at $19,706,000 after buying an additional 57,539 shares in the last quarter. Principal Financial Group Inc. raised its position in Ryanair Holdings PLC by 1.2% in the fourth quarter. Principal Financial Group Inc. now owns 1,209,653 shares of the company’s stock valued at $104,587,000 after buying an additional 14,594 shares in the last quarter. Morgan Stanley raised its position in Ryanair Holdings PLC by 4.0% in the fourth quarter. Morgan Stanley now owns 3,255,005 shares of the company’s stock valued at $281,426,000 after buying an additional 124,726 shares in the last quarter. Bank of Montreal Can raised its position in shares of Ryanair Holdings PLC by 697.1% in the fourth quarter. Bank of Montreal Can now owns 36,554 shares of the company’s stock worth $3,161,000 after buying an additional 31,968 shares during the period. Finally, Marshall Wace LLP raised its position in shares of Ryanair Holdings PLC by 0.9% in the fourth quarter. Marshall Wace LLP now owns 319,903 shares of the company’s stock worth $27,659,000 after buying an additional 2,765 shares during the period.

Ryanair Holdings plc (Ryanair Holdings) is a holding company for Ryanair Limited (Ryanair). Ryanair operates a low fare, scheduled-passenger airline serving short-haul, point-to-point routes between Ireland, the United Kingdom, Continental Europe and Morocco. The Company’s principal fleet consists of Boeing 737-800 aircraft, each having 189 seats.

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