Avianca Holdings SA (NYSE:AVH) was up 5.9% on Wednesday . The company traded as high as $6.84 and last traded at $6.81, with a volume of 176,549 shares. The stock had previously closed at $6.43.

A number of equities research analysts have weighed in on AVH shares. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Avianca Holdings SA from a “strong sell” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $7.25 price objective on the stock in a report on Wednesday, July 13th. Standpoint Research restated a “buy” rating on shares of Avianca Holdings SA in a report on Wednesday, July 27th. Finally, Bank of America Corp. upgraded shares of Avianca Holdings SA from an “underperform” rating to a “neutral” rating in a report on Monday, July 11th.

The stock’s market cap is $856.16 million. The company’s 50 day moving average price is $6.24 and its 200-day moving average price is $5.60.

Avianca Holdings SA is a Panama-based company engaged, through its subsidiaries, in the provision of air transportation services for passengers and commercial purposes. The Company was originally established as a strategic alliance between Aerovias del Continente Americano SA (AVIANCA) and Grupo TACA Holdings Limited (GTH), and it mainly operates in North, Central and South America, the Caribbean and Europe.

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