Landscape Capital Management L.L.C. Sells 3,967 Shares of Ryanair Holdings plc (NASDAQ:RYAAY)

Landscape Capital Management L.L.C. lessened its stake in Ryanair Holdings plc (NASDAQ:RYAAY) by 32.1% during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 8,398 shares of the transportation company’s stock after selling 3,967 shares during the period. Landscape Capital Management L.L.C.’s holdings in Ryanair were worth $924,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

Several other hedge funds and other institutional investors also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the business. New York State Common Retirement Fund grew its position in shares of Ryanair by 43.1% in the 4th quarter. New York State Common Retirement Fund now owns 194,333 shares of the transportation company’s stock valued at $21,373,000 after buying an additional 58,513 shares during the last quarter. FIL Ltd grew its position in shares of Ryanair by 0.7% in the 4th quarter. FIL Ltd now owns 830,245 shares of the transportation company’s stock valued at $91,310,000 after buying an additional 5,461 shares during the last quarter. Avalon Investment & Advisory lifted its stake in shares of Ryanair by 36.4% in the 4th quarter. Avalon Investment & Advisory now owns 27,934 shares of the transportation company’s stock valued at $3,072,000 after purchasing an additional 7,457 shares during the period. BlackRock Inc. lifted its stake in shares of Ryanair by 28.8% in the 4th quarter. BlackRock Inc. now owns 540,692 shares of the transportation company’s stock valued at $59,465,000 after purchasing an additional 120,995 shares during the period. Finally, Sprucegrove Investment Management Ltd. lifted its stake in shares of Ryanair by 9.4% in the 4th quarter. Sprucegrove Investment Management Ltd. now owns 2,149,074 shares of the transportation company’s stock valued at $236,355,000 after purchasing an additional 185,000 shares during the period. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 45.39% of the company’s stock.

RYAAY has been the topic of a number of recent analyst reports. TheStreet downgraded Ryanair from a “c” rating to a “d+” rating in a research note on Monday, February 1st. Barclays reissued an “overweight” rating on shares of Ryanair in a research note on Wednesday, January 20th. The Goldman Sachs Group reissued a “buy” rating on shares of Ryanair in a research note on Monday, November 30th. Berenberg Bank reissued a “hold” rating on shares of Ryanair in a research note on Wednesday, January 27th. Finally, JPMorgan Chase & Co. reaffirmed a “neutral” rating on shares of Ryanair in a research note on Wednesday, February 3rd. Two research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, six have issued a hold rating and ten have assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $94.00.

Shares of Ryanair stock opened at $111.75 on Tuesday. The company has a market cap of $25.15 billion, a PE ratio of -24.40 and a beta of 1.61. Ryanair Holdings plc has a 52 week low of $44.44 and a 52 week high of $118.17. The business has a 50 day moving average price of $104.34 and a 200-day moving average price of $95.35. The company has a quick ratio of 0.86, a current ratio of 0.86 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.70.

Ryanair (NASDAQ:RYAAY) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Sunday, January 31st. The transportation company reported ($1.65) EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of ($1.14) by ($0.51). Ryanair had a negative return on equity of 6.78% and a negative net margin of 21.31%. As a group, research analysts anticipate that Ryanair Holdings plc will post -4.93 EPS for the current year.

About Ryanair

Ryanair Holdings plc, together with its subsidiaries, provides scheduled-passenger airline services in Ireland, the United Kingdom, Italy, Spain, Germany, and Other European countries. It 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 and hotel services, car hire, and travel insurance through its Website and mobile app.

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