FONT-SIZE Plus   Neg

Spirit Airlines Q4 Profit Rises - Quick Facts

Spirit Airlines, Inc. (SAVE) reported that its fourth-quarter net income increased to $43.2 million or $0.59 per share, from $19.6 million or $0.27 per share, last year. Adjusted net income for the fourth quarter of 2013 was $41.0 million or $0.56 per share.

On average, 12 analysts polled by Thomson Reuters expected the company to report profit per share of $0.50 for the quarter. Analysts' estimates typically exculde special items.

Total operating revenue was $420.0 million, an increase of 27.9 percent compared to the fourth quarter 2012. The company said the year-over-year increase was driven by continued strong demand and growth in capacity. The increase was also partly attributable to the negative revenue impact in the fourth quarter 2012 related to Hurricane Sandy. Analysts expected revenue of $421.44 million for the quarter.

by RTT Staff Writer

For comments and feedback: editorial@rttnews.com

Business News

Quick Facts

Editors Pick
comScore (SCOR), a global media measurement and analytics company, reported U.S. desktop retail e-commerce spending for the first 27 days of the November-December 2015 holiday season. For the holiday season-to-date, $23.4 billion has been spent online, marking a 5-percent increase versus the corresponding... Cricket Wireless Monday said it is adding to the Cyber Monday excitement by offering new and existing customers 50 percent off Samsung Galaxy S4, S5, and S6 today through December 3 with activation on a smartphone plan. The offer can be combined with the Black Friday offer where customers switching... Global watch maker, Swatch Group will be launching "pay by the wrist" watches early next year in partnership with Visa Inc.
comments powered by Disqus
Trade SAVE now with 
Follow RTT