Ryanair Holdings PLC (NASDAQ:RYAAY)’s share price gapped up prior to trading on Thursday . The stock had previously closed at $72.51, but opened at $72.61. Ryanair Holdings PLC shares last traded at $74.00, with a volume of 218,850 shares trading hands.

RYAAY has been the topic of several recent analyst reports. Zacks Investment Research lowered Ryanair Holdings PLC from a “hold” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a report on Tuesday, July 19th. Beaufort Securities reaffirmed a “buy” rating on shares of Ryanair Holdings PLC in a report on Friday, May 6th. Macquarie raised Ryanair Holdings PLC from an “underperform” rating to a “neutral” rating in a report on Tuesday, July 5th. Finally, Evercore ISI lowered Ryanair Holdings PLC from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating and set a $90.00 price objective on the stock. in a report on Monday, June 27th. Four investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and four have assigned a buy rating to the company. Ryanair Holdings PLC currently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and an average target price of $92.00.

The stock has a 50-day moving average price of $71.20 and a 200-day moving average price of $78.36. The company has a market cap of $18.82 billion and a PE ratio of 11.24.

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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