Capital Fund Management S.A. boosted its holdings in shares of Ryanair Holdings plc (NASDAQ:RYAAY) by 28.8% during the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 24,847 shares of the transportation company’s stock after buying an additional 5,557 shares during the period. Capital Fund Management S.A.’s holdings in Ryanair were worth $2,838,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

A number of other large investors have also bought and sold shares of the stock. Comerica Bank raised its position in Ryanair by 3.4% during the first quarter. Comerica Bank now owns 15,202 shares of the transportation company’s stock valued at $1,756,000 after buying an additional 494 shares during the period. W.G. Shaheen & Associates DBA Whitney & Co raised its position in Ryanair by 2.5% during the first quarter. W.G. Shaheen & Associates DBA Whitney & Co now owns 30,884 shares of the transportation company’s stock valued at $3,794,000 after buying an additional 744 shares during the period. Voya Investment Management LLC raised its position in Ryanair by 35.2% during the second quarter. Voya Investment Management LLC now owns 2,975 shares of the transportation company’s stock valued at $340,000 after buying an additional 775 shares during the period. Brinker Capital Inc. raised its position in Ryanair by 4.1% during the first quarter. Brinker Capital Inc. now owns 22,585 shares of the transportation company’s stock valued at $2,775,000 after buying an additional 894 shares during the period. Finally, D.A. Davidson & CO. raised its position in Ryanair by 31.5% during the first quarter. D.A. Davidson & CO. now owns 4,304 shares of the transportation company’s stock valued at $529,000 after buying an additional 1,032 shares during the period. 43.95% of the stock is currently owned by hedge funds and other institutional investors.

Shares of RYAAY stock opened at $95.21 on Wednesday. The company has a current ratio of 1.12, a quick ratio of 1.12 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.72. Ryanair Holdings plc has a fifty-two week low of $94.25 and a fifty-two week high of $127.61. The stock has a market capitalization of $22.47 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 13.50 and a beta of 0.55.

Ryanair (NASDAQ:RYAAY) last issued its earnings results on Monday, July 23rd. The transportation company reported $1.62 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $1.55 by $0.07. Ryanair had a return on equity of 29.19% and a net margin of 18.47%. The company had revenue of $2.48 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $2.41 billion. equities research analysts expect that Ryanair Holdings plc will post 6.28 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

RYAAY has been the topic of several recent analyst reports. ValuEngine lowered Ryanair from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Tuesday, July 24th. BidaskClub lowered Ryanair from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Tuesday, June 19th. Royal Bank of Canada reaffirmed a “buy” rating on shares of Ryanair in a research report on Thursday, August 16th. Exane BNP Paribas lowered Ryanair from an “outperform” rating to a “neutral” rating in a research report on Thursday, June 7th. Finally, Deutsche Bank lowered Ryanair from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Thursday, June 7th. Five research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, six have assigned a hold rating and three have assigned a buy rating to the company. Ryanair has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $138.00.

Ryanair Company Profile

Ryanair Holdings plc, together with its subsidiaries, provides scheduled-passenger airline services in Ireland, the United Kingdom, and Other European countries. The company is also involved in the provision of various ancillary services, such as non-flight scheduled services and Internet-related services; in-flight sale of beverages, food, and merchandise; and marketing accommodation services, holidays, car hire, and travel insurance through its Website.

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