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GuruFocus Financial Strength Rank measures how strong a company’s financial situation is. It is based on these factors

1. The debt burden that the company has as measured by its Interest coverage (current year).
2. Debt to revenue ratio. The lower, the better
3. Altman Z-score.

A company ranks high with financial strength is likely to withstand any business slowdowns and recessions.

Financial Strength : 5/10

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industry
vs
history
Cash to Debt 0.31
JBLU's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
78% of the 174 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 0.43 vs. JBLU: 0.31 )
JBLU' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.18   Max: No Debt
Current: 0.31

Equity to Asset 0.31
JBLU's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
86% of the 166 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 0.23 vs. JBLU: 0.31 )
JBLU' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: -0.03   Max: 0.36
Current: 0.31

-0.03
0.36
Interest Coverage 2.89
JBLU's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
85% of the 112 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 3.40 vs. JBLU: 2.89 )
JBLU' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 0.45   Max: 9999.99
Current: 2.89

0.45
9999.99
F-Score: 8
Z-Score: 1.64
M-Score: -2.77
WACC vs ROIC
4.08%
7.97%
WACC
ROIC
GuruFocus Profitability Rank ranks how profitable a company is and how likely the company’s business will stay that way. It is based on these factors:

1. Operating Margin
2. Trend of the Operating Margin (5-year average). The company with an uptrend profit margin has a higher rank.
••3. Consistency of the profitability
4. Piotroski F-Score
5. Predictability Rank•

The maximum rank is 10. A rank of 7 or higher means a higher profitability and may stay that way. A rank of 3 or lower indicates that the company has had trouble to make a profit.

Profitability Rank is not directly related to the Financial Strength Rank. But if a company is consistently profitable, its financial strength will be stronger.

Profitability & Growth : 8/10

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industry
vs
history
Operating margin (%) 8.85
JBLU's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
90% of the 173 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 4.90 vs. JBLU: 8.85 )
JBLU' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -20.25   Max: 16.73
Current: 8.85

-20.25
16.73
Net-margin (%) 6.89
JBLU's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
92% of the 173 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 2.35 vs. JBLU: 6.89 )
JBLU' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -20.39   Max: 12.15
Current: 6.89

-20.39
12.15
ROE (%) 17.43
JBLU's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
90% of the 166 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 6.91 vs. JBLU: 17.43 )
JBLU' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -7.38   Max: 28.72
Current: 17.43

-7.38
28.72
ROA (%) 5.25
JBLU's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
89% of the 176 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 1.75 vs. JBLU: 5.25 )
JBLU' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -8.84   Max: 7.66
Current: 5.25

-8.84
7.66
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 10.85
JBLU's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
84% of the 176 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 8.26 vs. JBLU: 10.85 )
JBLU' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: 1.88   Max: 23.5
Current: 10.85

1.88
23.5
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 13.30
JBLU's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
89% of the 147 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 4.50 vs. JBLU: 13.30 )
JBLU' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: 0   Max: 40.1
Current: 13.3

0
40.1
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 9.10
JBLU's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
93% of the 119 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 3.90 vs. JBLU: 9.10 )
JBLU' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -12.2   Max: 57.5
Current: 9.1

-12.2
57.5
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) 20.50
JBLU's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
98% of the 113 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: -0.70 vs. JBLU: 20.50 )
JBLU' s 10-Year EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: 0   Max: 43
Current: 20.5

0
43
» JBLU's 10-Y Financials

Financials


Revenue & Net Income
Cash & Debt
Oprt. Cash Flow & Free Cash Flow

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Guru Trades

Q1 2014

JBLU Guru Trades in Q1 2014

George Soros 750,000 sh (New)
John Hussman 750,000 sh (New)
Steven Cohen 84,417 sh (+207.83%)
Chuck Royce 1,493,328 sh (+13.32%)
Jim Simons 2,192,103 sh (+3.98%)
HOTCHKIS & WILEY 5,495,905 sh (+3.54%)
Louis Moore Bacon 1,000,000 sh (unchged)
Stanley Druckenmiller Sold Out
PRIMECAP Management 22,803,989 sh (-0.06%)
Paul Tudor Jones 125,140 sh (-13.29%)
Donald Smith 21,364,182 sh (-18.38%)
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Q2 2014

JBLU Guru Trades in Q2 2014

Whitney Tilson 172,000 sh (New)
Pioneer Investments 433,546 sh (New)
Jim Simons 3,224,400 sh (+47.09%)
HOTCHKIS & WILEY 6,691,781 sh (+21.76%)
Chuck Royce 1,584,000 sh (+6.07%)
Louis Moore Bacon 300,000 sh (unchged)
Steven Cohen 973,300 sh (unchged)
John Hussman 750,000 sh (unchged)
PRIMECAP Management 22,128,539 sh (-2.96%)
Donald Smith 18,698,496 sh (-12.48%)
Paul Tudor Jones 67,100 sh (-46.38%)
George Soros 250,000 sh (-66.67%)
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Q3 2014

JBLU Guru Trades in Q3 2014

Paul Tudor Jones 74,100 sh (+10.43%)
Louis Moore Bacon 100,000 sh (unchged)
HOTCHKIS & WILEY Sold Out
PRIMECAP Management 22,029,239 sh (-0.45%)
Whitney Tilson 169,845 sh (-1.25%)
Chuck Royce 1,251,500 sh (-20.99%)
John Hussman 500,000 sh (-33.33%)
George Soros 150,000 sh (-40%)
Donald Smith 10,453,607 sh (-44.09%)
Jim Simons 1,491,100 sh (-53.76%)
Steven Cohen 189,400 sh (-80.54%)
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Q4 2014

JBLU Guru Trades in Q4 2014

Whitney Tilson 229,555 sh (+35.16%)
George Soros Sold Out
Steven Cohen Sold Out
PRIMECAP Management 21,911,839 sh (-0.53%)
Donald Smith 9,604,821 sh (-8.12%)
Paul Tudor Jones 52,700 sh (-28.88%)
Chuck Royce 628,500 sh (-49.78%)
John Hussman 250,000 sh (-50%)
Jim Simons 75,800 sh (-94.92%)
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Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with JBLU

(List those with share number changes of more than 20%, or impact to portfolio more than 0.1%)

GuruDate Trades Impact to Portfolio Price Range * (?) Current Price Change from Average Current Shares
Whitney Tilson 2014-12-31 Add 35.16%1.59%$9.41 - $15.89 $ 17.1932%229555
John Hussman 2014-12-31 Reduce -50%0.23%$9.41 - $15.89 $ 17.1932%250000
Donald Smith 2014-12-31 Reduce -8.12%0.19%$9.41 - $15.89 $ 17.1932%9604821
George Soros 2014-12-31 Sold Out 0.01%$9.41 - $15.89 $ 17.1932%0
Donald Smith 2014-09-30 Reduce -44.09%1.68%$10.4 - $12.73 $ 17.1950%10453607
HOTCHKIS & WILEY 2014-09-30 Sold Out 0.26%$10.4 - $12.73 $ 17.1950%0
John Hussman 2014-09-30 Reduce -33.33%0.21%$10.4 - $12.73 $ 17.1950%500000
George Soros 2014-09-30 Reduce -40%0.01%$10.4 - $12.73 $ 17.1950%150000
Whitney Tilson 2014-06-30 New Buy2.8%$7.63 - $10.88 $ 17.1986%172000
Donald Smith 2014-06-30 Reduce -12.48%0.45%$7.63 - $10.88 $ 17.1986%18698496
HOTCHKIS & WILEY 2014-06-30 Add 21.76%0.05%$7.63 - $10.88 $ 17.1986%6691781
George Soros 2014-06-30 Reduce -66.67%0.04%$7.63 - $10.88 $ 17.1986%250000
Donald Smith 2014-03-31 Reduce -18.38%0.83%$8.32 - $9.37 $ 17.1996%21364182
John Hussman 2014-03-31 New Buy0.49%$8.32 - $9.37 $ 17.1996%750000
George Soros 2014-03-31 New Buy0.06%$8.32 - $9.37 $ 17.1996%750000
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Ratios

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industry
vs
history
P/E(ttm) 16.30
JBLU's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
91% of the 188 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 29.90 vs. JBLU: 16.30 )
JBLU' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 9.44   Max: 4142.5
Current: 16.3

9.44
4142.5
Forward P/E 9.73
JBLU's Forward P/E is ranked higher than
88% of the 188 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 12.11 vs. JBLU: 9.73 )
N/A
PE(NRI) 16.40
JBLU's PE(NRI) is ranked higher than
91% of the 188 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 29.90 vs. JBLU: 16.40 )
JBLU' s 10-Year PE(NRI) Range
Min: 9.58   Max: 607
Current: 16.4

9.58
607
P/B 2.00
JBLU's P/B is ranked higher than
84% of the 188 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 2.22 vs. JBLU: 2.00 )
JBLU' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.61   Max: 4.26
Current: 2

0.61
4.26
P/S 1.00
JBLU's P/S is ranked higher than
78% of the 188 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 0.68 vs. JBLU: 1.00 )
JBLU' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.2   Max: 2.95
Current: 1

0.2
2.95
PFCF 110.00
JBLU's PFCF is ranked higher than
88% of the 188 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. JBLU: 110.00 )
JBLU' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 4.72   Max: 110
Current: 110

4.72
110
POCF 6.10
JBLU's POCF is ranked higher than
83% of the 188 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 5.92 vs. JBLU: 6.10 )
JBLU' s 10-Year POCF Range
Min: 2.06   Max: 32.79
Current: 6.1

2.06
32.79
EV-to-EBIT 14.32
JBLU's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
89% of the 188 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 18.35 vs. JBLU: 14.32 )
JBLU' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: -2041.9   Max: 860.8
Current: 14.32

-2041.9
860.8
PEG 2.08
JBLU's PEG is ranked higher than
93% of the 188 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. JBLU: 2.08 )
JBLU' s 10-Year PEG Range
Min: 0.91   Max: 84.3
Current: 2.08

0.91
84.3
Shiller P/E 41.80
JBLU's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
88% of the 188 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 550.95 vs. JBLU: 41.80 )
JBLU' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 15.7   Max: 754
Current: 41.8

15.7
754
Current Ratio 0.63
JBLU's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
71% of the 171 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 0.88 vs. JBLU: 0.63 )
JBLU' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 0.56   Max: 1.93
Current: 0.63

0.56
1.93
Quick Ratio 0.63
JBLU's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
73% of the 171 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 0.84 vs. JBLU: 0.63 )
JBLU' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.54   Max: 1.93
Current: 0.63

0.54
1.93
Days Inventory 1.25
JBLU's Days Inventory is ranked higher than
96% of the 188 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 12.62 vs. JBLU: 1.25 )
JBLU' s 10-Year Days Inventory Range
Min: 3.19   Max: 14.57
Current: 1.25

3.19
14.57
Days Sales Outstanding 9.10
JBLU's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
94% of the 188 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 19.26 vs. JBLU: 9.10 )
JBLU' s 10-Year Days Sales Outstanding Range
Min: 6.22   Max: 20.17
Current: 9.1

6.22
20.17

Valuation & Return

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industry
vs
history
Price/Tangible Book 2.00
JBLU's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
86% of the 188 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 3.24 vs. JBLU: 2.00 )
JBLU' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 0.83   Max: 4.18
Current: 2

0.83
4.18
Price/DCF (Projected) 2.60
JBLU's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked higher than
89% of the 188 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. JBLU: 2.60 )
JBLU' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 1.59   Max: 38.13
Current: 2.6

1.59
38.13
Price/Median PS Value 1.90
JBLU's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
77% of the 188 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 1.31 vs. JBLU: 1.90 )
JBLU' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.45   Max: 9.44
Current: 1.9

0.45
9.44
Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value 1.60
JBLU's Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value is ranked higher than
93% of the 188 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. JBLU: 1.60 )
JBLU' s 10-Year Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value Range
Min: 0.96   Max: 28.69
Current: 1.6

0.96
28.69
Price/Graham Number 1.20
JBLU's Price/Graham Number is ranked higher than
94% of the 188 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 2.48 vs. JBLU: 1.20 )
JBLU' s 10-Year Price/Graham Number Range
Min: 0.54   Max: 4.74
Current: 1.2

0.54
4.74
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 6.80
JBLU's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
89% of the 174 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 6.40 vs. JBLU: 6.80 )
JBLU' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 0.1   Max: 13.2
Current: 6.8

0.1
13.2
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) 12.49
JBLU's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
88% of the 130 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 8.13 vs. JBLU: 12.49 )
JBLU' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: -137.7   Max: 13.9
Current: 12.49

-137.7
13.9

Business Description

Industry: Airlines » Airlines
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JetBlue Airways Corp was incorporated in Delaware in August 1998 and commenced service February 11, 2000. It is a passenger airline that has established a new airline category - a value airline - based on service, style, and cost. The Company served 30 million passengers with an average of 800 daily flights and served 82 destinations in the United States, the Caribbean and Latin America. It is New York's Hometown Airline with its flights having as an origin or destination New York or one of its other cities: Boston, Fort Lauderdale, Los Angeles, Orlando or San Juan, Puerto Rico. Onboard JetBlue, customers enjoy new aircraft with roomy leather seats and more legroom than other domestic airlines provide in their coach (and on some, premium) service. Its aircraft's inflight entertainment systems include 36 channels of free DirecTV, 100 channels of free XM satellite radio and premium movie channel offerings from JetBlue Features, its source of first run films. The Company's on board offerings also include an assortment of free and unlimited brand name snacks and beverages. It also sells vacation packages through JetBlue GetawaysTM, a one-stop, value-priced vacation website designed to meet customers' demand for self-directed packaged travel planning. In 2011, it acquired eight take-off and landing slots at each of New York's LaGuardia Airport and Washington D.C.'s Ronald Reagan National Airport. The Company is subject to regulation by the DOT, the FAA, the Transportation Security Administration, or TSA, and other governmental agencies.
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