Mesa Air Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:MESA) is now up 54.09% compared to a 12-month low of $6.36. We have seen the price to move 5.04% higher and get settled at $9.8 on 02/21/2019. At recent session, it appeared stuck in a range of $9.21 to $9.9. This company shares are 51.33% off its target price of $14.83 and the current market capitalization stands at $237.55M. The recent change has given its price a 12.95% lead over SMA 50 and -40.28% deficit over its 52-week high. The stock witnessed 12.39% gains, -32.69% declines and -19.47% declines for the 1-month, 3-month and 6-month period, respectively. To measure price-variation, we found MESA’s volatility during a week at 5.83% and during a month it has been found around 6.83%.

Mesa Air Group, Inc. (MESA) Top Holders

Institutional investors currently hold around $148 million or 76.5% in MESA stock. Look at its top three institutional owners. Ubs Group Ag owns $14.32 million in Mesa Air Group, Inc., which represents roughly 6.03% of the company’s market cap and approximately 9.68% of the institutional ownership. Similar statistics are true for the second largest owner, Frontier Capital Management Co Llc, which owns 1,342,494 shares of the stock are valued at $12.53 million. The third largest holder is Russell Investments Group, Ltd., which currently holds $9.72 million worth of this stock and that ownership represents nearly 4.09% of its market capitalization.

Mesa Air Group, Inc. 13F Filings

At the end of December reporting period, 44 institutional holders increased their position in Mesa Air Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:MESA) by some 3,022,142 shares, 24 decreased positions by 1,076,979 and 7 held positions by 11,814,864. That puts total institutional holdings at 15,913,985 shares, according to SEC filings. The stock grabbed 18 new institutional investments totaling 2,055,503 shares while 9 institutional investors sold out their entire positions totaling 282,773 shares.

Mesa Air Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:MESA) Insider Trades

Multiple company employees have indulged in significant insider trading. Mesa Air Group, Inc. disclosed in a document filed with the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) that EVP/GC/Secretary Gillman Brian S has sold 39,398 shares of Mesa Air Group, Inc. (MESA) in trading session dated Sep. 11, 2018. These shares are worth $439,682 and were traded at $11.16 each. The SEC filing shows that Gillman Brian S performed a sale of 39,398 shares. The EVP/GC/Secretary disposed these shares by way of transaction on Sep. 11, 2018. The company’s shares were given away at $11.16 per share worth to an income of some $439,682 on account of Gillman Brian S.

Director, Artist Ellen N., sold 12,635 common shares of Mesa Air Group, Inc. (MESA) in the open market. In a transaction dated Sep. 11, 2018, the shares were put up for sale at an average price of $11.16, raking in a sum of $141,007. After this sale, 17,744 common shares of MESA are directly owned by the insider, with total stake valued at $173,891.

In the transaction dated Sep. 11, 2018, the great number of shares disposed came courtesy the Director; Lyon G Grant disposed a total of 12,635 shares at an average price of $11.16, amounting to approximately $141,007. The insider now directly owns 17,744 shares worth $173,891.

Mesa Air Group, Inc. (MESA) Analyst Guide

Several analysts have released their opinion on Mesa Air Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:MESA), with 4 analysts believing it is a strong buy. Whereas 0 of them predict the stock is a hold. Also, there are 2 buy, 0 sell and 0 strong sell ratings, collectively assigning a 1.33 average brokerage recommendation.