Switch to:
Also traded in: Germany

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 : 8/10

vs
industry
vs
history
Cash to Debt 1.28
SAVE's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
71% of the 80 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 0.45 vs. SAVE: 1.28 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
SAVE' s Cash to Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.22  Med: 9999.50 Max: No Debt
Current: 1.28
Equity to Asset 0.46
SAVE's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
82% of the 78 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 0.28 vs. SAVE: 0.46 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
SAVE' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -0.54  Med: 0.60 Max: 0.67
Current: 0.46
-0.54
0.67
Interest Coverage 37.72
SAVE's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
78% of the 60 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 8.03 vs. SAVE: 37.72 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
SAVE' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.46  Med: 32.13 Max: 9999.99
Current: 37.72
0.46
9999.99
F-Score: 6
Z-Score: 3.31
M-Score: -2.98
WACC vs ROIC
7.92%
35.28%
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 : 7/10

vs
industry
vs
history
Operating margin (%) 22.92
SAVE's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
94% of the 80 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 7.73 vs. SAVE: 22.92 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
SAVE' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.32  Med: 14.70 Max: 23.77
Current: 22.92
2.32
23.77
Net-margin (%) 14.19
SAVE's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
86% of the 80 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 4.82 vs. SAVE: 14.19 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
SAVE' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.22  Med: 9.99 Max: 14.81
Current: 14.19
4.22
14.81
ROE (%) 26.72
SAVE's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
68% of the 72 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 11.65 vs. SAVE: 26.72 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
SAVE' s ROE (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 20.67  Med: 26.18 Max: 42.28
Current: 26.72
20.67
42.28
ROA (%) 13.33
SAVE's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
86% of the 80 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 2.76 vs. SAVE: 13.33 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
SAVE' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 12.52  Med: 16.26 Max: 29.48
Current: 13.33
12.52
29.48
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 69.83
SAVE's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
92% of the 80 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 9.95 vs. SAVE: 69.83 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
SAVE' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 95.59  Med: 668.38 Max: 882.31
Current: 69.83
95.59
882.31
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 17.60
SAVE's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
89% of the 62 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 2.80 vs. SAVE: 17.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
SAVE' s Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -13  Med: -8.20 Max: 17.6
Current: 17.6
-13
17.6
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 45.60
SAVE's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
88% of the 52 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 12.30 vs. SAVE: 45.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
SAVE' s EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -20.5  Med: 15.50 Max: 45.6
Current: 45.6
-20.5
45.6
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) 43.10
SAVE's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
78% of the 36 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 9.20 vs. SAVE: 43.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EPS Growth (3Y)(%) only.
SAVE' s EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -22.3  Med: 3.60 Max: 43.1
Current: 43.1
-22.3
43.1
» SAVE's 10-Y Financials

Financials (Next Earnings Date: Est. 2016-07-24)


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

» Details

Guru Trades

Q1 2015

SAVE Guru Trades in Q1 2015

Jim Chanos 68,310 sh (New)
Lee Ainslie 9,150 sh (New)
Robert Olstein 197,000 sh (+40.71%)
Ronald Muhlenkamp 168,159 sh (+0.94%)
PRIMECAP Management 742,824 sh (unchged)
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
RS Investment Management Sold Out
Pioneer Investments Sold Out
Steven Cohen 19,000 sh (-88.51%)
» More
Q2 2015

SAVE Guru Trades in Q2 2015

John Burbank 3,514 sh (New)
Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc 838,510 sh (New)
Steven Cohen 349,300 sh (+1738.42%)
Robert Olstein 298,000 sh (+51.27%)
PRIMECAP Management 792,824 sh (+6.73%)
Ronald Muhlenkamp 170,454 sh (+1.36%)
Lee Ainslie Sold Out
Jim Chanos Sold Out
» More
Q3 2015

SAVE Guru Trades in Q3 2015

David Dreman 342 sh (New)
Paul Tudor Jones 5,346 sh (New)
Jim Simons 238,400 sh (New)
John Burbank 100,000 sh (+2745.76%)
Robert Olstein 348,000 sh (+16.78%)
Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc 912,600 sh (+8.84%)
Ronald Muhlenkamp 171,749 sh (+0.76%)
PRIMECAP Management 792,824 sh (unchged)
Ronald Muhlenkamp 2,600 sh (unchged)
Steven Cohen 100,000 sh (-71.37%)
» More
Q4 2015

SAVE Guru Trades in Q4 2015

First Pacific Advisors 126,760 sh (New)
George Soros 76,500 sh (New)
John Burbank 657,923 sh (+557.92%)
Steven Cohen 564,238 sh (+464.24%)
Paul Tudor Jones 16,074 sh (+200.67%)
Robert Olstein 448,700 sh (+28.94%)
PRIMECAP Management 926,824 sh (+16.90%)
Ronald Muhlenkamp 193,105 sh (+12.43%)
Ronald Muhlenkamp 2,600 sh (unchged)
Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc Sold Out
Jim Simons Sold Out
David Dreman Sold Out
» More
» Details

Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with SAVE

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

No Entry found in the selected group of Gurus. You can
  • 1. Modify your Personalized List of Gurus, or
  • 2. Click on Premium Premium Tools above to check out all the Gurus, or
  • 3. Click on Premium Plus Premium Plus above for the stocks picks of all the institutional investment advisors (>4000)
» Interactive Charts

Peter Lynch Chart ( What is Peter Lynch Charts )

Top Ranked Articles about Spirit Airlines Inc

Can US Airlines Industry Continue on Path of Growth? Spirit Airlines is a strong player in industry
Many U.S. residents are traveling to other parts of the world, and they use airlines to get where they're going. Read more...
Robert Olstein Adds to Stake in Keysight Technologies
It is likely that no other guru we follow knows as much about corporate financial disclosure and reporting practices as Robert Olstein (Trades, Portfolio), chairman and CIO of the Olstein Financial Alert Fund, and he uses that knowledge to effectively choose investment opportunities. His Olstein All Cap Value Fund recorded returns of 15.03% last year, 36.41% in 2013 and 15.3% in 2012. Read more...

Ratios

vs
industry
vs
history
P/E(ttm) 10.22
SAVE's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
56% of the 55 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 11.67 vs. SAVE: 10.22 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/E(ttm) only.
SAVE' s P/E(ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.11  Med: 15.65 Max: 28.61
Current: 10.22
3.11
28.61
Forward P/E 10.72
SAVE's Forward P/E is ranked lower than
74% of the 39 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 7.42 vs. SAVE: 10.72 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
PE(NRI) 10.22
SAVE's PE(NRI) is ranked higher than
58% of the 57 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 11.85 vs. SAVE: 10.22 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE(NRI) only.
SAVE' s PE(NRI) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.1  Med: 15.65 Max: 28.61
Current: 10.22
3.1
28.61
Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) 8.73
SAVE's Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) is ranked lower than
56% of the 27 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 7.95 vs. SAVE: 8.73 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) only.
SAVE' s Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 8.22  Med: 21.44 Max: 29.08
Current: 8.73
8.22
29.08
P/B 2.46
SAVE's P/B is ranked lower than
66% of the 71 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 1.60 vs. SAVE: 2.46 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
SAVE' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.84  Med: 3.16 Max: 6.37
Current: 2.46
1.84
6.37
P/S 1.45
SAVE's P/S is ranked lower than
82% of the 78 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 0.59 vs. SAVE: 1.45 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
SAVE' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.34  Med: 1.56 Max: 3.23
Current: 1.45
0.34
3.23
PFCF 119.05
SAVE's PFCF is ranked lower than
95% of the 39 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 9.35 vs. SAVE: 119.05 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PFCF only.
SAVE' s PFCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.72  Med: 17.41 Max: 135.8
Current: 119.05
3.72
135.8
POCF 5.64
SAVE's POCF is ranked lower than
64% of the 56 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 4.57 vs. SAVE: 5.64 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
SAVE' s POCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.51  Med: 11.30 Max: 26.56
Current: 5.64
3.51
26.56
EV-to-EBIT 5.81
SAVE's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
79% of the 58 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 9.71 vs. SAVE: 5.81 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
SAVE' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.8  Med: 7.50 Max: 16.5
Current: 5.81
1.8
16.5
EV-to-EBITDA 5.00
SAVE's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked higher than
61% of the 64 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 6.90 vs. SAVE: 5.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
SAVE' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.7  Med: 6.90 Max: 14.6
Current: 5
1.7
14.6
PEG 0.41
SAVE's PEG is ranked higher than
65% of the 26 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 0.53 vs. SAVE: 0.41 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PEG only.
SAVE' s PEG Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.4  Med: 1.11 Max: 10.51
Current: 0.41
0.4
10.51
Current Ratio 1.88
SAVE's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
92% of the 77 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 0.79 vs. SAVE: 1.88 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
SAVE' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.88  Med: 1.78 Max: 2.2
Current: 1.88
0.88
2.2
Quick Ratio 1.88
SAVE's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
94% of the 77 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 0.73 vs. SAVE: 1.88 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
SAVE' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.88  Med: 1.78 Max: 2.2
Current: 1.88
0.88
2.2
Days Sales Outstanding 5.42
SAVE's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
86% of the 66 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 17.65 vs. SAVE: 5.42 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
SAVE' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.78  Med: 4.62 Max: 6.3
Current: 5.42
2.78
6.3
Days Payable 9.73
SAVE's Days Payable is ranked lower than
90% of the 63 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 51.84 vs. SAVE: 9.73 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
SAVE' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.95  Med: 10.63 Max: 16.35
Current: 9.73
4.95
16.35

Valuation & Return

vs
industry
vs
history
Price/Tangible Book 2.46
SAVE's Price/Tangible Book is ranked lower than
62% of the 65 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 1.63 vs. SAVE: 2.46 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
SAVE' s Price/Tangible Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.05  Med: 2.98 Max: 5.48
Current: 2.46
2.05
5.48
Price/Projected FCF 1.36
SAVE's Price/Projected FCF is ranked lower than
63% of the 30 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 1.14 vs. SAVE: 1.36 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Projected FCF only.
SAVE' s Price/Projected FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.68  Med: 1.70 Max: 3.39
Current: 1.36
0.68
3.39
Price/Median PS Value 0.93
SAVE's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
62% of the 66 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 1.10 vs. SAVE: 0.93 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
SAVE' s Price/Median PS Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.25  Med: 1.02 Max: 1.84
Current: 0.93
0.25
1.84
Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value 0.42
SAVE's Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value is ranked higher than
74% of the 19 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 0.47 vs. SAVE: 0.42 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value only.
SAVE' s Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.41  Med: 0.81 Max: 2.07
Current: 0.42
0.41
2.07
Price/Graham Number 1.05
SAVE's Price/Graham Number is ranked lower than
56% of the 52 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 0.95 vs. SAVE: 1.05 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Graham Number only.
SAVE' s Price/Graham Number Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.57  Med: 1.41 Max: 2.45
Current: 1.05
0.57
2.45
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) 17.20
SAVE's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
84% of the 79 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 8.00 vs. SAVE: 17.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
SAVE' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.1  Med: 13.30 Max: 54.6
Current: 17.2
6.1
54.6
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) 27.24
SAVE's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked higher than
72% of the 39 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 7.55 vs. SAVE: 27.24 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) only.
SAVE' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.2  Med: 16.30 Max: 27.2
Current: 27.24
2.2
27.2

More Statistics

Revenue(Mil) $2186
EPS $ 4.30
Beta0.92
Short Percentage of Float5.56%
52-Week Range $32.73 - 76.23
Shares Outstanding(Mil)71.21

Analyst Estimate

Dec16 Dec17
Revenue(Mil) 2,325 2,751
EPS($) 3.88 4.10
EPS without NRI($) 3.88 4.10

Business Description

Industry: Airlines » Airlines
Compare:XSGO:LAN, BSP:GOLL4, IST:THYAO, OTCPK:AAMRQ, LSE:WIZZ » details
Traded in other countries:S64.Germany,
Spirit Airlines Inc was founded in 1964 as Clippert Trucking Company, a Michigan corporation. It began air charter operations in 1990 and was renamed as Spirit Airlines, Inc. in 1992. In 1994, the Company was reincorporated in Delaware. The Company is an airline based in Miramar, Florida. The Company's all-Airbus fleet currently operates more than 250 daily flights to over 50 destinations in the United States, Caribbean and Latin America. Its route network included 130 markets served by 56 airports throughout North America, Central America, South America and the Caribbean. The majority of its tickets are sold through direct channels including online via www.spirit.com, its call center and the ticket counter with spirit.com being the primary channel. Its competitors include traditional network airlines, low-cost carriers, and regional airlines. The Company is subject to various federal, state and local laws and regulations relating to the protection of the environment and affecting matters such as aircraft engine emissions, aircraft noise emissions and the discharge or disposal of materials and chemicals, which laws and regulations are administered by numerous state and federal agencies.
» More Articles for SAVE

Headlines

Articles On GuruFocus.com
Capitalize on Spirit Airlines' Unwarranted Selloff Apr 27 2016 
Dynamite Comes in Small Packages: 10 Small Caps to Get Explosive Returns Apr 01 2016 
JetBlue a Great Pick in Aviation Industry Mar 27 2016 
Can US Airlines Industry Continue on Path of Growth? Mar 18 2016 
The Only Airline Worth Buying Mar 16 2016 
Is It Time to Book Hefty Profits? Feb 26 2016 
Spirit Airlines' Strong Business Has Room for Growth Feb 24 2016 
Spirit Airlines Has Room for Growth Despite Competition Feb 21 2016 
After 45% Gains, Is It Time to Sell This Airline? Feb 19 2016 
Why You Shouldn't Miss Out on Spirit Airlines Feb 11 2016 

More From Other Websites
Spirit Airlines’ Margins Fell in 1Q16: Will the Decline Continue? Apr 30 2016
What Are Analysts Estimating for Spirit Airlines in 2016? Apr 30 2016
SPIRIT AIRLINES, INC. Financials Apr 30 2016
5 of the costliest tweets ever Apr 29 2016
Spirit Airways: The Least Liked Airline Also Happens to Be a Great Stock Apr 28 2016
ETF’s with exposure to Spirit Airlines, Inc. : April 28, 2016 Apr 28 2016
Can Spirit Airlines Maintain Its High Margins in 2016? Apr 27 2016
Airline Stock Roundup: Earnings Beat from American Airlines, United Continental & Others Apr 27 2016
Why Spirit Airlines Wants to Fly to Smaller Cities Apr 27 2016
Will Spirit Airlines Continue Aggressive Capacity Expansion in 2016? Apr 27 2016
Why Did Spirit Airlines’ Stock Fall after 1Q16 Earnings? Apr 27 2016
Spirit Airlines, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : SAVE-US : April 27,... Apr 27 2016
The most loathsome airline in America is … Apr 27 2016
Spirit Airlines’ Valuation: What Is Priced In? Apr 27 2016
Spirit Airlines CEO: 'Don't Blame Us for Low Airfares - Blame the Majors' Apr 27 2016
Spirit Airlines’ Low Debt: More than Meets the Eye Apr 26 2016
Airline Mergers and Acquisitions: Are We There Yet? Apr 26 2016
Edited Transcript of SAVE earnings conference call or presentation 26-Apr-16 12:30pm GMT Apr 26 2016
Investors Are Abuzz About These 5 Stocks This Morning Apr 26 2016
Spirit Airlines (SAVE) Stock Boosted by Strong Q1 Results Apr 26 2016

Personalized Checklist

Checklist has been moved to "Checklist" tab.

Get WordPress Plugins for easy affiliate links on Stock Tickers and Guru Names | Earn affiliate commissions by embedding GuruFocus Charts
GuruFocus Affiliate Program: Earn up to $400 per referral. ( Learn More)
FEEDBACK