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WestJet Airlines Ltd (WJA.TO)

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WestJet reports February load factor of 85.2 percent
Thursday, 9 Mar 2017 07:30am EST 

WestJet Airlines Ltd : WestJet reports February load factor of 85.2 per cent . WestJet Airlines Ltd - Feb revenue passenger miles (RPMS), or traffic, increased 5.2 per cent year over year .WestJet Airlines Ltd - Feb capacity, measured in available seat miles (ASMS), grew 2.7 per cent over same period.  Full Article

WestJet reports Q4 earnings per share C$0.47
Tuesday, 7 Feb 2017 06:30am EST 

WestJet Airlines Ltd : WestJet reports fourth quarter and full-year results . Q4 earnings per share c$0.47 . Q4 earnings per share view c$0.41 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S . WestJet Airlines Ltd - Q4 ASM 7.253 billion versus 6.525 billion . WestJet Airlines Ltd - Q4 RPM 5.816 billion versus 5.114 billion . Qtrly load factor 80.2 pct versus 78.4 pct . Qtrly total revenues C$1,017.8 million versus C$958.7 million last year . WestJet Airlines Ltd- qtrly CASM, excluding fuel and employee profit share 9.87 cents versus 10.04 cents . Q4 revenue view c$1.02 billion -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S . WestJet Airlines Ltd- qtrly yield 17.50 cents versus 18.75 cents .WestJet - appoints Brad Armitage as new employee representative on board of directors filling vacancy created by resignation of Antonio Faiola.  Full Article

WestJet reports December load factor of 80.8 per cent
Tuesday, 10 Jan 2017 07:45am EST 

WestJet Airlines Ltd : WestJet reports December load factor of 80.8 per cent . December load factor 80.8 percent, up 1.6 points . WestJet Airlines Ltd - December revenue passenger miles (RPMS), or traffic, increased 9.1 per cent year over year . WestJet Airlines Ltd - December capacity, measured in available seat miles (ASMS), grew 7.1 per cent over same period .WestJet Airlines Ltd - Dec ASMS 2.598 billion, up 7.1 percent.  Full Article

WestJet responds to Transport Canada review of Canada Transportation Act
Thursday, 3 Nov 2016 03:09pm EDT 

WestJet Airlines Ltd : WestJet responds to Transportation Act review ."Disappointed government has not signaled more clearly a willingness to meaningfully review aviation taxation and cost structure".  Full Article

Westjet reports September load factor of 79.9 pct
Tuesday, 11 Oct 2016 07:45am EDT 

Westjet Airlines Ltd : Westjet reports record september load factor of 79.9 per cent . Sept ASMS 2.36 billion, up 12.6 percent . Sept RPMS 1.89 billion, up 16.3 percent . Q3 load factor 84.0% versus 81.8% . Q3 ASMS 7.64 billion, up 10.6 percent .Q3 RPMS 6.414 billion, up 13.6%.  Full Article

Westjet, Hainan Airlines announce code-share
Thursday, 22 Sep 2016 10:45am EDT 

Westjet Airlines Ltd : WestJet, Hainan Airlines announce code-share .Says agreement allowing Hainan Airlines to place its HU code on WestJet-operated flights.  Full Article

WestJet says to offer Belize-Toronto flights from Oct. 29
Monday, 8 Aug 2016 12:00pm EDT 

WestJet Airlines Ltd:Will begin serving Belize city, Belize, non-stop from Toronto Pearson international airport starting October 29, 2016.  Full Article

WestJet Airlines sees Q3 CASM up 1 pct - 1.5 pct
Tuesday, 26 Jul 2016 09:16am EDT 

Westjet Airlines Ltd : For Q3, anticipate revenue growth, continued strong traffic growth and year over year declines in RASM of 1.0 to 3.0 per cent . Sees FY 2016, continue to anticipate system-wide capacity growth between 7.0 and 9.0 per cent year over year . Sees FY 2016 domestic capacity growth between 1.5 and 2.5 per cent year over year . Sees 2016, capital expenditures between $900 million and $920 million . For Q3, expect system-wide capacity to be up between 9.0 and 10.0 per cent year over year . Expect CASM, excluding fuel and employee profit share, for the third quarter of 2016 to be up 1.0 to 1.5 per cent year over year . For Q3, expect fuel costs to range between 56 and 58 cents per litre . For full-year 2016, now expect CASM, excluding fuel and employee profit share, to be up 2.5 to 3.5 per cent year over year .For the third quarter of 2016, expect capital expenditures to be between $130 million and $140 million.  Full Article

WestJet Q2 earnings per share c$0.30
Tuesday, 26 Jul 2016 06:30am EDT 

WestJet Airlines Ltd : Westjet airlines ltd q2 asm 7.116 billion versus 6.655 billion . Westjet reports second quarter net earnings . Q2 earnings per share c$0.30 . Q2 earnings per share view c$0.29 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S . Q2 casm 12.48 cents versus 12.65 cents year ago . Qtrly revenue $949.3 million versus $942 million . Westjet airlines ltd q2 rpm 5.749 billion versus 5.199 billion . Q2 yeild 16.51 cents versus. 18.12 cents year ago .Westjet airlines ltd q2 load factor 80.8% versus 78.1%.  Full Article

Westjet reports record June load factor of 80.4 pct
Monday, 11 Jul 2016 07:55am EDT 

WestJet Airlines Ltd : WestJet reports record June load factor of 80.4 per cent . In Q2 of 2016, airline achieved a load factor of 80.8 per cent, an increase of 2.7 percentage points . Now expects its RASM for Q2 of 2016 to decline between 5.5 to 6.0 per cent year over year . June ASMS 2.35 billion, up 7.5 percent . Says June RPMS 1.889 billion versus 1.682 billion last year . Says Q2 RPMS 5.749 billion versus 5.199 billion last year .Q2 ASMS 7.12 billion, up 6.9 percent.  Full Article

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BRIEF-WestJet reports February load factor of 85.2 percent

* WestJet Airlines Ltd - Feb revenue passenger miles (RPMS), or traffic, increased 5.2 per cent year over year