ALK - Alaska Air Group, Inc.

NYSE - NYSE Delayed Price. Currency in USD
67.99
+0.28 (+0.41%)
At close: 4:02PM EST
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Previous Close67.71
Open67.22
Bid0.00 x 200
Ask0.00 x 1400
Day's Range66.71 - 68.23
52 Week Range57.53 - 76.06
Volume902,779
Avg. Volume1,497,137
Market Cap8.383B
Beta (3Y Monthly)1.14
PE Ratio (TTM)10.46
EPS (TTM)6.50
Earnings DateJan 23, 2019 - Jan 28, 2019
Forward Dividend & Yield1.28 (1.94%)
Ex-Dividend Date2018-11-19
1y Target Est77.85
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  • Alaska Airlines Could Cash In on Amazon's HQ2 Decision
    Motley Fool13 hours ago

    Alaska Airlines Could Cash In on Amazon's HQ2 Decision

    The Seattle-based airline will probably be the top option for Amazon employees shuttling between the company's main headquarters and its new campuses in New York City, Northern Virginia, and Nashville.

  • Alaska Airlines and Southwest Airlines Continue Their Detente
    Motley Fool3 days ago

    Alaska Airlines and Southwest Airlines Continue Their Detente

    Southwest Airlines is reversing course on its previous plan to serve Paine Field, an airport in Alaska Airlines' backyard.

  • The Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: American Airlines, JetBlue Airways, Southwest Airlines, Alaska Air and Delta Air
    Zacks3 days ago

    The Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: American Airlines, JetBlue Airways, Southwest Airlines, Alaska Air and Delta Air

    The Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: American Airlines, JetBlue Airways, Southwest Airlines, Alaska Air and Delta Air

  • PR Newswire3 days ago

    Alaska Air Group reports October 2018 operational results

    SEATTLE , Nov. 16, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Alaska Air Group Inc. today reported October and year-to-date operational results on a consolidated basis for its mainline operations operated by subsidiary Alaska ...

  • Why Delta Air Lines Has the Highest Dividend Yield of Its Peers
    Market Realist3 days ago

    Why Delta Air Lines Has the Highest Dividend Yield of Its Peers

    Since 2013, Delta Air Lines (DAL) has been actively returning cash to shareholders through dividend payments and share repurchases. The airline’s dividend has been among the fastest-growing in the industry. Its fourth-quarter-2018 dividend rose ~15% from a year ago. From 2013 through 2017, DAL’s dividend grew at a CAGR (compound annual growth rate) of over 50%. In 2018, if DAL maintains the same dividend rate, it would pay a dividend of $1.22 per share.

  • Why Delta Air Lines’ Traffic Keeps Growing
    Market Realist3 days ago

    Why Delta Air Lines’ Traffic Keeps Growing

    Delta Air Lines (DAL) has reported traffic growth in terms of revenue passenger miles in every month of 2018 except January. Year-to-date through October, its growth rate was 3.2%. Strong traffic growth in the domestic market drove the consolidated traffic last month.

  • Beecher's Handmade Cheese will be the exclusive food provider at Paine Field
    American City Business Journals3 days ago

    Beecher's Handmade Cheese will be the exclusive food provider at Paine Field

    Beecher's Handmade Cheese will have three restaurants in the new Paine Field air terminal, becoming the exclusive food provider when Alaska Airlines starts commercial service in February.

  • Alaska Airlines adds more flights to Paine Field after Southwest pulls out
    American City Business Journals4 days ago

    Alaska Airlines adds more flights to Paine Field after Southwest pulls out

    Alaska Airlines plans to launch commercial airline service at the new Paine Field air terminal in Everett on Feb. 11. Alaska also acquired five more landing slots from Southwest Airlines after that airline pulled out.

  • Busiest Thanksgiving Travel Period Likely for U.S. Airlines
    Zacks4 days ago

    Busiest Thanksgiving Travel Period Likely for U.S. Airlines

    Buoyant travel demand on the back of a robust domestic economy and affordable air fares contribute to the bullish Thanksgiving travel period projection.

  • Southwest Airlines’ Fourth-Quarter Dividend
    Market Realist4 days ago

    Southwest Airlines’ Fourth-Quarter Dividend

    Yesterday, Southwest Airlines’ (LUV) board of directors declared a cash dividend of $0.16 per share for the fourth quarter of 2018, which is 28% higher than the corresponding quarter of last year. The recently announced quarterly dividend will be payable on January 2, 2019, to shareholders of record as of December 5, 2018. Most airline operators have used this opportunity to strengthen their balance sheets and enhance shareholders’ returns through share repurchases and dividend payments.

  • Can Crude Slide, Holiday Season Boost Airline Stocks Further?
    Zacks4 days ago

    Can Crude Slide, Holiday Season Boost Airline Stocks Further?

    Air travel is becoming expensive in 2018 owing to surging fuel prices. But oil has seen its deepest international plunge in more than three years, resulting in airline stocks jumping in November.

  • Alaska Airlines announces tickets now on sale for Paine Field flights
    PR Newswire4 days ago

    Alaska Airlines announces tickets now on sale for Paine Field flights

    SEATTLE, Nov. 15, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The wait is over! And Alaska Airlines is ready to celebrate. The Seattle area's hometown airline announced today tickets are now on sale for 18 daily nonstop flights between Paine Field-Snohomish County Airport in Everett, Washington, and eight West Coast cities. The first day of scheduled service is Feb. 11, 2019, subject to government approval.

  • Why Shares of Alaska Air Group Fell 11% in October
    Motley Fool4 days ago

    Why Shares of Alaska Air Group Fell 11% in October

    Positive news in the middle and end of the month prevented a steeper decline.

  • Hawaiian Airlines Raises Bag Fees to Match Rivals
    Motley Fool4 days ago

    Hawaiian Airlines Raises Bag Fees to Match Rivals

    The Hawaii-focused leisure carrier just became the latest airline to raise its fees for the first two checked bags by $5 each.

  • Report: Here are the U.S. airlines most often guilty of mishandling baggage
    American City Business Journals4 days ago

    Report: Here are the U.S. airlines most often guilty of mishandling baggage

    U.S. airlines had a range of results when it comes to passengers filing reports of mishandled baggage in August 2018, according to a new report from the U.S. Department of Transportation.

  • Will Airlines ETF Keep Gaining Altitude Ahead?
    Zacks4 days ago

    Will Airlines ETF Keep Gaining Altitude Ahead?

    Why airlines ETFs are flying higher.

  • Will Airlines Benefit from Amazon’s Additional Headquarters?
    Market Realist5 days ago

    Will Airlines Benefit from Amazon’s Additional Headquarters?

    The airline industry is expected to be one of the biggest beneficiaries of Amazon’s (AMZN) latest announcement about choosing additional headquarters. For the past year, Amazon has been reviewing locations for two supplementary headquarters. Amazon has selected Arlington, Virginia, and New York City as its second and third headquarters. Amazon’s new headquarters are expected to bring 25,000 high-paying jobs to each location, while Nashville will likely receive 5,000 jobs.

  • UAL’s Traffic Growth Exceeds the Capacity Growth Rate
    Market Realist5 days ago

    UAL’s Traffic Growth Exceeds the Capacity Growth Rate

    In October, United Continental’s (UAL) traffic (revenue passenger miles) grew 7.5% YoY (year-over-year)—much higher than its capacity growth of 5.9% during the same period. The company’s traffic growth has exceeded the capacity growth for six consecutive months. So far in 2018, United Continental has reported a higher traffic growth rate compared to the capacity growth in every quarter except January and April.

  • Alaska Air, Delta and JetBlue will fight for travel spending as Amazon's universe expands
    American City Business Journals5 days ago

    Alaska Air, Delta and JetBlue will fight for travel spending as Amazon's universe expands

    Alaska Airlines and Delta took turns touting superior connections and flight choices, whil JetBlue CEO Robin Hayes offered a more personal greeting after Amazon selected two East Coast headquarters sites.

  • What Black Friday Means for the Airline Industry
    Zacks5 days ago

    What Black Friday Means for the Airline Industry

    It's almost that time of year again where we can be thankful for family, but also thankful for cheaper flights thanks to Black Friday deals. Over the years, full service carriers like American Airlines (AAL) and Delta Air Lines (DAL), as well as smaller airlines like WOW Air and Ryanair (RYAAY), have offered affordable deals for travelers.

  • United Continental Adds Capacity to Cope with Rising Demand
    Market Realist5 days ago

    United Continental Adds Capacity to Cope with Rising Demand

    The global economy is improving. In the United States, the GDP has shown remarkable growth in the first three quarters of 2018. The healthy job market and a steady increase in wages are driving travel demand. In an improving economic scenario, consumers’ discretionary income increases. Consumers tend to travel more, which drives the demand for airline companies.

  • Why Crystal City is the right call for Amazon's HQ2
    Yahoo Finance5 days ago

    Why Crystal City is the right call for Amazon's HQ2

    Crystal City in Arlington, Va., seems purpose-built for Amazon's HQ2 facility.

  • Sea-Tac Airport's new $38 million Concourse D Annex opens ahead of holiday crush
    American City Business Journals6 days ago

    Sea-Tac Airport's new $38 million Concourse D Annex opens ahead of holiday crush

    It's the latest effort by airport officials to relieve congestion for airlines and travelers waiting at crowded gates. The facility adds six gates where buses will pick up and drop off passengers.

  • Discounts soar with La Compagnie airlines
    Yahoo Finance Video2 days ago

    Discounts soar with La Compagnie airlines

    Looking to get away for the holidays? La Compagnie offers business class flights between New York and Paris for rates 30-50% less than the competition. Yahoo Finance's Adam Shapiro, Julie Hyman, and Pras Subramanian speak with Jean-Charles Perino, the co-founder and executive Vice President of sales and marketing at La Compagnie.