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Best Airport Stocks to Buy Now (2023)
Top airport stocks in 2023 ranked by overall Zen Score. See the best airport stocks to buy now, according to analyst forecasts for the airports & air services industry.

Industry: Airports & Air Services
Ticker
Company
Exchange
Industry
Zen Score
Market Cap
Price
1d %
EBITDA
P/E
D/E
ASR
SOUTHEAST AIRPORT GROUP
NYSE
Airports & Air Services
$8.07B$268.91-1.39%$527.40M26.96x0.54
OMAB
CENTRAL NORTH AIRPORT GROUP
NASDAQ
Airports & Air Services
$3.57B$73.880.19%$236.93M25.63x1.05
PAC
PACIFIC AIRPORT GROUP
NYSE
Airports & Air Services
$9.12B$177.98-1.38%$576.01M30.82x1.81
BLDE
BLADE AIR MOBILITY INC
NASDAQ
Airports & Air Services
$336.77M$4.70-1.05%-$6.67M-27.65x0.16
AAWW
ATLAS AIR WORLDWIDE HOLDINGS INC
NASDAQ
Airports & Air Services
$2.90B$102.220.06%$972.83M7.23x1.13
ASLE
AERSALE CORP
NASDAQ
Airports & Air Services
$975.95M$18.85-1.21%$70.62M20.49x0.12
UP
WHEELS UP EXPERIENCE INC
NYSE
Airports & Air Services
$324.23M$1.31-3.68%-$283.53M-0.92x2.55
JOBY
JOBY AVIATION INC
NYSE
Airports & Air Services
$2.75B$4.42-5.96%-$174.53M-110.50x0.10
CAAP
CORPORACION AMERICA AIRPORTS SA
NYSE
Airports & Air Services
$1.51B$9.28-0.43%$438.73M25.78x4.82
AER
AERCAP HOLDINGS NV
NYSE
Airports & Air Services
$15.11B$61.47-2.51%$2.62B-11.38x3.48

Airport Stocks FAQ

What are the best airport stocks to buy right now in Feb 2023?

According to Zen Score, the 3 best airport stocks to buy right now are:

1. Southeast Airport Group (NYSE:ASR)


Southeast Airport Group (NYSE:ASR) is the top airport stock with a Zen Score of 54, which is 19 points higher than the airport industry average of 35. It passed 21 out of 38 due diligence checks and has strong fundamentals. Southeast Airport Group has seen its stock return 30.13% over the past year, overperforming other airport stocks by 5 percentage points.

Southeast Airport Group has an average 1 year price target of $213.65, a downside of -20.55% from Southeast Airport Group's current stock price of $268.91.

Southeast Airport Group stock has a consensus Buy recommendation according to Wall Street analysts. Of the 3 analysts covering Southeast Airport Group, 66.67% have issued a Strong Buy rating, 0% have issued a Buy, 0% have issued a hold, while 0% have issued a Sell rating, and 33.33% have issued a Strong Sell.

2. Central North Airport Group (NASDAQ:OMAB)


Central North Airport Group (NASDAQ:OMAB) is the second best airport stock with a Zen Score of 52, which is 17 points higher than the airport industry average of 35. It passed 21 out of 38 due diligence checks and has strong fundamentals. Central North Airport Group has seen its stock return 35.66% over the past year, overperforming other airport stocks by 10 percentage points.

Central North Airport Group has an average 1 year price target of $61.00, a downside of -17.43% from Central North Airport Group's current stock price of $73.88.

Central North Airport Group stock has a consensus Hold recommendation according to Wall Street analysts. Of the 2 analysts covering Central North Airport Group, 50% have issued a Strong Buy rating, 0% have issued a Buy, 0% have issued a hold, while 0% have issued a Sell rating, and 50% have issued a Strong Sell.

3. Pacific Airport Group (NYSE:PAC)


Pacific Airport Group (NYSE:PAC) is the third best airport stock with a Zen Score of 51, which is 16 points higher than the airport industry average of 35. It passed 20 out of 38 due diligence checks and has strong fundamentals. Pacific Airport Group has seen its stock return 27.49% over the past year, overperforming other airport stocks by 2 percentage points.

Pacific Airport Group has an average 1 year price target of $154.50, a downside of -13.19% from Pacific Airport Group's current stock price of $177.98.

Pacific Airport Group stock has a consensus Buy recommendation according to Wall Street analysts. Of the 2 analysts covering Pacific Airport Group, 50% have issued a Strong Buy rating, 0% have issued a Buy, 50% have issued a hold, while 0% have issued a Sell rating, and 0% have issued a Strong Sell.

What are the airport stocks with highest dividends?

Out of 3 airport stocks that have issued dividends in the past year, the 3 airport stocks with the highest dividend yields are:

1. Pacific Airport Group (NYSE:PAC)


Pacific Airport Group (NYSE:PAC) has an annual dividend yield of 4.06%, which is 1 percentage points higher than the airport industry average of 3.32%. Pacific Airport Group's dividend payout is not stable, having dropped more than 10% six times in the last 10 years. Pacific Airport Group's dividend has shown consistent growth over the last 10 years.

Pacific Airport Group's dividend payout ratio of 67.5% indicates that its dividend yield is sustainable for the long-term.

2. Central North Airport Group (NASDAQ:OMAB)


Central North Airport Group (NASDAQ:OMAB) has an annual dividend yield of 3.13%, which is the same as the airport industry average of 3.32%. Central North Airport Group's dividend payout is not stable, having dropped more than 10% six times in the last 10 years. Central North Airport Group's dividend has not shown consistent growth over the last 10 years.

Central North Airport Group's dividend payout ratio of 217.9% indicates that its dividend yield might not be sustainable for the long-term.

3. Southeast Airport Group (NYSE:ASR)


Southeast Airport Group (NYSE:ASR) has an annual dividend yield of 2.76%, which is -1 percentage points lower than the airport industry average of 3.32%. Southeast Airport Group's dividend payout is not stable, having dropped more than 10% one times in the last 10 years. Southeast Airport Group's dividend has shown consistent growth over the last 10 years.

Southeast Airport Group's dividend payout ratio of 41.3% indicates that its dividend yield is sustainable for the long-term.

Why are airport stocks down?

Airport stocks were down -1.14% in the last day, and up 0.16% over the last week.

We couldn't find a catalyst for why airport stocks are down.

What are the most undervalued airport stocks?

Based on WallStreetZen's Valuation Score, the 3 most undervalued airport stocks right now are:

1. Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings (NASDAQ:AAWW)


Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings (NASDAQ:AAWW) is the most undervalued airport stock based on WallStreetZen's Valuation Score. Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings has a valuation score of 71, which is 51 points higher than the airport industry average of 20. It passed 5 out of 7 valuation due diligence checks.

Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings's stock has gained 30.5% in the past year. It has overperformed other stocks in the airport industry by 5 percentage points.

2. Central North Airport Group (NASDAQ:OMAB)


Central North Airport Group (NASDAQ:OMAB) is the second most undervalued airport stock based on WallStreetZen's Valuation Score. Central North Airport Group has a valuation score of 43, which is 23 points higher than the airport industry average of 20. It passed 3 out of 7 valuation due diligence checks.

Central North Airport Group's stock has gained 35.66% in the past year. It has overperformed other stocks in the airport industry by 10 percentage points.

3. Blade Air Mobility (NASDAQ:BLDE)


Blade Air Mobility (NASDAQ:BLDE) is the third most undervalued airport stock based on WallStreetZen's Valuation Score. Blade Air Mobility has a valuation score of 29, which is 9 points higher than the airport industry average of 20. It passed 2 out of 7 valuation due diligence checks.

Blade Air Mobility's stock has dropped -26.22% in the past year. It has underperformed other stocks in the airport industry by -52 percentage points.

Are airport stocks a good buy now?

40% of airport stocks rated by analysts are a buy right now. On average, analysts expect airport stocks to fall by -10.35% over the next year.

What is the average p/e ratio of the airports & air services industry?

The average P/E ratio of the airports & air services industry is 4.13x.
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