Stock Market Prediction Show For the Week of December 12 2016

A weekly Saturday night show that attempts to predict market direction for the week ahead by looking at a variety of technical and fundamental indicators.

This week’s show features Trump’s comments about bringing down drug prices, the incredible trial results from Bellicum Pharmaceuticals that cured all 35 children in the trial, takeover rumors surrounding Depomed, Hooker Furniture crushing earnings and revenue estimates, the candle over candle reversal on Cytosorbents after they received a new reimbursement code from Germany, Volaris candle over candle reversal after they announced a new flight route called Volaris Costa Rica, Calavo Growers candle over candle reversal after receiving a Buy rating from Vertical Group, and more.

Volaris Continues To Report Excellent Growth

June 06, 2016: Volaris Aviation Holding continues to report excellent growth with its May release. The May load factor came in at 86% versus 83.7% year over year. Traffic was up +27.1% year over year.

More Volaris News

April 06, 2016: Volaris Aviation Holding reports March 2016 load factor at 85.4% versus 81.2% year over year. Traffic was big at +36.3% year over year.

February 04, 2016: Volaris Aviation Holding reports explosive growth in January of 2016. The January load factor was 85.9% versus 80.1% year over year. Traffic was up an incredible +31% year over year.

January 17, 2016: Motley Fool says Volaris is well positioned to benefit from the rising Mexican air-travel boom. Motley Fool notes that in Mexico, domestic airline passenger traffic has posted double-digit year-over-year growth every month since February. International passenger traffic to Mexico has also risen at a consistent double-digit rate since April. Motley Fool says Volaris has the lowest costs of any airline in the Western Hemisphere and is positioned to capture a large share of the growth in leisure travel. Full Article here:

January 7, 2016: During December 2015, Volaris increased total capacity, as measured in Available Seat Miles (ASMs), by 18.2% year over year, in response to strong demand in its domestic and international markets. Total demand for December, as measured in Revenue Passenger Miles (RPMs), increased 23.2% year over year, reaching 1.2 billion. Volaris transported a total of 1.2 million passengers during the month, an increase of 22.2% year over year. Full year 2015, Volaris transported 12 million passengers, an increase of 22.2% year over year.

In December 2015, Volaris increased domestic and international ASMs by 17.5% and 19.6%, respectively. Network load factor for December reached 85.6%, an increase of 3.5 percentage points year over year.

During December 2015, Volaris launched one year-round international route (Durango – Chicago/Midway).

November 15, 2015: Controladora Vuela Compania de Aviacion (VLRS Updated Trend Analysis) Fool article explains that secondary stock offerings are genuinely bad news for investors as it issues shares and dilutes current investors shares and it’s usually a sign that a company doesn’t have adequate liquidity. However, Volaris isn’t selling any stock in this secondary offering. Instead, two of Volaris’ main pre-IPO investors, a private equity fund and an investment fund run by El Salvadoran airline executive Roberto Priete, are selling a combined 10%-11% of the company’s shares. Source:

October 15, 2015: Volaris Aviation Holding Navellier makes positive comments, named new Buy below $17 (timing uncertain).

July 27, 2015: Volaris Aviation Holding Reports Q2 $0.22 v $0.24e, R$263M v $275Me
Adj EBITDAR margin 31.2% v 18.0% y/y
RASM 3.4% y/y
TRASM 8.7% y/y
CASM -3.3% y/y

Controladora Vuela Compania de Aviacion (VLRS Updated Trend Analysis) also known as Volaris, provides air transportation services for passengers, cargo, and mail in Mexico and internationally. It also offers charter flight services. As of March 31, 2014, the company operated in approximately 100 routes with a fleet of 46 aircraft consisting of 19 Airbus A319 and 27 aircraft A320. It also operates approximately 200 daily flights on routes that connect 33 cities in Mexico and 13 cities in the United States. The company was founded in 2003 and is headquartered in Mexico City, Mexico.