As Controladora Vuela Cia De Av (VLRS) Stock Were Volatile, Teewinot Capital Advisers LLC Lifted Holding

May 18, 2018 - By reb123z

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Michael Moriarty increased its stake in Controladora Vuela Cia De Av (VLRS) by 86.21% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Teewinot Capital Advisers Llc bought 1.05 million shares as the company’s stock 0.00% . The hedge fund run by Michael Moriarty held 2.27 million shares of the transportation company at the end of 2017Q4, valued at $18.19M, up from 1.22M at the end of the previous reported quarter. Teewinot Capital Advisers Llc who had been investing in Controladora Vuela Cia De Av for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $572.91M market cap company. The stock decreased 1.94% or $0.11 during the last trading session, reaching $5.55. About 350,017 shares traded. Controladora Vuela Compañía de Aviación, S.A.B. de C.V. (NYSE:VLRS) has declined 39.60% since May 18, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 51.15% the S&P500.

More recent Controladora Vuela Compañía de Aviación, S.A.B. de C.V. (NYSE:VLRS) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: “Volaris Aviation 2018 Q1 – Results – Earnings Call Slides” on April 20, 2018. Also Streetinsider.com published the news titled: “Volaris (VLRS) Reports Q1 Miss on Revenues” on April 20, 2018. Benzinga.com‘s news article titled: “Geopolitical Uncertainty, Competition For Volaris Airline Parent Controladora Vuela Trigger Downgrade” with publication date: April 23, 2018 was also an interesting one.

Controladora Vuela Compañía de Aviación, S.A.B. de C.V. (NYSE:VLRS) Ratings Coverage

Among 6 analysts covering Volaris Aviation (NYSE:VLRS), 3 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 3 Hold. Therefore 50% are positive. Volaris Aviation had 11 analyst reports since January 8, 2018 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of Controladora Vuela Compañía de Aviación, S.A.B. de C.V. (NYSE:VLRS) earned “Buy” rating by Cowen & Co on Friday, April 20. The rating was upgraded by Citigroup to “Buy” on Tuesday, February 20. Barclays Capital downgraded the shares of VLRS in report on Monday, April 23 to “Hold” rating. The rating was upgraded by Morgan Stanley to “Buy” on Tuesday, April 24. Cowen & Co maintained it with “Buy” rating and $12.0 target in Friday, February 23 report. The rating was upgraded by UBS on Friday, February 16 to “Buy”. Cowen & Co maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Monday, January 8 report. Imperial Capital downgraded the shares of VLRS in report on Monday, April 23 to “Hold” rating. The company was downgraded on Monday, May 7 by UBS.

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