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

Several research analysts have commented on RYAAY shares. Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Ryanair Holdings PLC from a “hold” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a report on Tuesday, July 19th. Beaufort Securities reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of Ryanair Holdings PLC in a report on Wednesday, July 6th. Macquarie upgraded shares of Ryanair Holdings PLC from an “underperform” rating to a “neutral” rating in a report on Tuesday, July 5th. Finally, Evercore ISI cut shares of Ryanair Holdings PLC from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating and set a $90.00 target price for the company. in a report on Monday, June 27th. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, four have issued a hold rating and four have assigned a buy rating to the company. The stock has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $92.00.

The company has a market capitalization of $18.22 billion and a price-to-earnings ratio of 10.894. The stock has a 50 day moving average price of $74.17 and a 200-day moving average price of $80.18.

Several large investors recently made changes to their positions in RYAAY. Pinnacle Associates Ltd. bought a new stake in shares of Ryanair Holdings PLC during the fourth quarter worth about $1,643,000. State of Wisconsin Investment Board boosted its stake in Ryanair Holdings PLC by 64.0% in the fourth quarter. State of Wisconsin Investment Board now owns 25,457 shares of the company’s stock worth $2,201,000 after buying an additional 9,937 shares during the period. Bank of Montreal Can boosted its stake in 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. Bailard Inc. acquired a new stake in Ryanair Holdings PLC during the fourth quarter worth $3,372,000. Finally, New York State Common Retirement Fund boosted its stake in Ryanair Holdings PLC by 19.5% in the fourth quarter. New York State Common Retirement Fund now owns 109,894 shares of the company’s stock worth $9,501,000 after buying an additional 17,894 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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