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How to buy Air T stock | $11.3342

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Air T, Inc is an integrated freight & logistics business based in the US. Air T shares (AIRT) are listed on the NASDAQ and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Air T employs 478 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around USD$211.5 million.

How to buy shares in Air T

  1. Compare share trading platforms. If you're a beginner, look for a platform with low commissions, expert ratings and investment tools to track your portfolio. Narrow down top brands with our comparison table.
  2. Open and fund your brokerage account. Complete an application with your personal and financial details, like your ID and bank information. Fund your account with a bank transfer, credit card or debit card.
  3. Search for Air T. Find the stock by name or ticker symbol: AIRT. Research its history to confirm it's a solid investment against your financial goals.
  4. Purchase now or later. Buy today with a market order or use a limit order to delay your purchase until Air T reaches your desired price. To spread out your purchase, look into dollar-cost averaging, which smooths out buying at consistent intervals and amounts.
  5. Decide on how many to buy. At last close price of USD$11.3342, weigh your budget against a diversified portfolio that can minimize risk through the market's ups and downs. You may be able to buy a fractional share of Air T, depending on your broker.
  6. Check in on your investment. Congratulations, you own a part of Air T. Optimize your portfolio by tracking how your stock — and even the business — performs with an eye on the long term. You may be eligible for dividends and shareholder voting rights on directors and management that can affect your stock.

Air T share price

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Air T shares at a glance

Information last updated 2020-12-27.
Latest market closeUSD$11.3342
52-week rangeUSD$9.06 - USD$21.8929
50-day moving average USD$11.6029
200-day moving average USD$11.3766
Wall St. target priceN/A
PE ratio 152.2
Dividend yield N/A (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) USD$1.7

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Is it a good time to buy Air T stock?

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Air T price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of $11.3342 from 2020-12-09

1 week (2021-01-08) -51.67%
1 month (2020-12-16) 1.69%
3 months (2020-10-15) 14.49%
6 months (2020-07-15) -0.14%
1 year (2020-01-12) N/A
2 years (2019-01-15) -62.22%
3 years (2018-01-12) 29.7
5 years (2016-01-15) 19.53

Is Air T under- or over-valued?

Valuing Air T stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of Air T's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.

Air T's P/E ratio

Air T's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 152x. In other words, Air T shares trade at around 152x recent earnings.

That's relatively high compared to, say, the trailing 12-month P/E ratio for the NASDAQ 100 at the end of 2019 (27.29). The high P/E ratio could mean that investors are optimistic about the outlook for the shares or simply that they're over-valued.


Air T's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is USD$5.8 million.

The EBITDA is a measure of a Air T's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.

Air T financials

Revenue TTM USD$211.5 million
Operating margin TTM 0.93%
Gross profit TTM USD$52.6 million
Return on assets TTM 0.85%
Return on equity TTM -10.21%
Profit margin -1.7%
Book value $6.828
Market capitalisation USD$110.6 million

TTM: trailing 12 months

Shorting Air T shares

There are currently 7,982 Air T shares held short by investors – that's known as Air T's "short interest". This figure is 504.2% up from 1,321 last month.

There are a few different ways that this level of interest in shorting Air T shares can be evaluated.

Air T's "short interest ratio" (SIR)

Air T's "short interest ratio" (SIR) is the quantity of Air T shares currently shorted divided by the average quantity of Air T shares traded daily (recently around 5251.3157894737). Air T's SIR currently stands at 1.52. In other words for every 100,000 Air T shares traded daily on the market, roughly 1520 shares are currently held short.

However Air T's short interest can also be evaluated against the total number of Air T shares, or, against the total number of tradable Air T shares (the shares that aren't held by "insiders" or major long-term shareholders – also known as the "float"). In this case Air T's short interest could be expressed as 0% of the outstanding shares (for every 100,000 Air T shares in existence, roughly 0 shares are currently held short) or 0.0067% of the tradable shares (for every 100,000 tradable Air T shares, roughly 7 shares are currently held short).

Such a low SIR usually points to an optimistic outlook for the share price, with fewer people currently willing to bet against Air T.

Find out more about how you can short Air T stock.

Air T share dividends

We're not expecting Air T to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.

Have Air T's shares ever split?

Air T's shares were split on a 3:2 basis on 11 June 2019. So if you had owned 2 shares the day before before the split, the next day you'd have owned 3 shares. This wouldn't directly have changed the overall worth of your Air T shares – just the quantity. However, indirectly, the new 33.3% lower share price could have impacted the market appetite for Air T shares which in turn could have impacted Air T's share price.

Air T share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Air T's shares have ranged in value from as little as $9.06 up to $21.8929. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

AIRT.US volatility(beta: 1.16)Avg. volatility(beta: 1.00)LowHigh

Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NASDAQ average) beta is 1, while Air T's is 1.1575. This would suggest that Air T's shares are a little bit more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent, relatively-speaking, a slightly higher risk (but potentially also market-beating returns).

Air T overview

Air T, Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides overnight air cargo, ground equipment sale, commercial jet engines and parts, and printing equipment and maintenance services in the United States and internationally. The company's Overnight Air Cargo segment offers air express delivery services. As of March 31, 2020, this segment had 69 aircraft under the dry-lease agreements with FedEx. Its Ground Equipment Sales segment manufactures, sells, and services aircraft deicers, scissor-type lifts, military and civilian decontamination units, flight-line tow tractors, glycol recovery vehicles, and other specialized equipment. This segment sells its products to passenger and cargo airlines, ground handling companies, the United States Air Force, airports, and industrial customers. Its Commercial Jet Engines and Parts segment offers commercial aircraft trading, leasing, and parts solutions; commercial aircraft storage, storage maintenance, and aircraft disassembly/part-out services; commercial aircraft parts sales, exchanges, procurement services, consignment programs, and overhaul and repair services; and aircraft instrumentation, avionics, and a range of electrical accessories for civilian, military transport, regional/commuter and business/commercial jet, and turboprop aircraft. This segment also provides composite aircraft structures, and repair and support services. Its Printing Equipment and Maintenance segment designs, manufactures, and sells digital print production equipment, spare parts, supplies, and consumable items, as well as provides maintenance contracts. Air T, Inc. was founded in 1980 and is based in Denver, North Carolina.

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