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Relatively Low EPS Growth Detected in Shares of Skywest in the Airlines Industry (SKYW, LUV, DAL, ALGT, CPA)

By James Quinn

Below are the three companies in the Airlines industry with the lowest year-over-year expected earnings per share (EPS) growth rates. The long-term growth rate is the expected annual increase in operating EPS over the next three to five years.

Skywest ranks lowest with a EPS growth of 144.2%. Southwest Airlines is next with a EPS growth of 252.5%. Delta Air Lines ranks third lowest with a EPS growth of 1,129.2%.

Allegiant Travel follows with a EPS growth of 2,848.8%, and Copa Holdings rounds out the bottom five with a EPS growth of 6,644.9%.

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Ticker(s): SKYW LUV DAL ALGT CPA