LUV - Southwest Airlines Co.

NYSE - NYSE Delayed Price. Currency in USD
53.30
-0.53 (-0.98%)
At close: 4:00PM EDT
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Previous Close53.83
Open52.19
Bid0.00 x 0
Ask0.00 x 0
Day's Range51.00 - 53.79
52 Week Range49.76 - 66.99
Volume9,809,752
Avg. Volume5,100,667
Market Cap31.021B
Beta1.23
PE Ratio (TTM)9.21
EPS (TTM)5.79
Earnings DateJul 26, 2018
Forward Dividend & Yield0.50 (0.93%)
Ex-Dividend Date2018-03-06
1y Target Est71.53
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  • Reuters30 minutes ago

    Southwest Airlines orders 40 Boeing 737 MAX jets worth $4.68 bln

    U.S. carrier Southwest Airlines has ordered 40 Boeing Co 737 MAX jets worth $4.68 billion at list price to help modernise its fleet, the airline said, making it the planemaker's largest global customer for the updated narrowbody. Southwest converted options it held over the MAX 8 jets into firm orders, with 10 to be delivered each year from 2019 to 2022, the airline said in a statement on Thursday that announced its first-quarter earnings.

  • The Wall Street Journal1 hour ago

    [$$] Southwest Bookings Fall After Fatal Accident

    Southwest Airlines said bookings have dropped since last week’s fatal accident as the company and rival carriers also face a sharp jump in fuel prices, prompting some to raise fares.

  • Frontier Airlines struggles with on-time landings, complaints in February
    American City Business Journals6 hours ago

    Frontier Airlines struggles with on-time landings, complaints in February

    United Airlines, meanwhile, has a great month with on-time arrivals.

  • Southwest orders 40 more Boeing 737 Max 8 jets, accelerates delivery of prior orders
    American City Business Journals8 hours ago

    Southwest orders 40 more Boeing 737 Max 8 jets, accelerates delivery of prior orders

    The Texas budget airline said significant tax savings from the Trump Administration's tax reform package allows it to accelerate its aircraft fleet modernization, giving Boeing a multi-billion-dollar order windfall.

  • Southwest Airlines expects bookings to drop after deadly explosion
    Reuters9 hours ago

    Southwest Airlines expects bookings to drop after deadly explosion

    Second-quarter unit revenue will drop by 1 percent to 3 percent, the carrier said in its quarterly earnings report, with 1 to 2 percentage points attributed to a decrease in bookings following the engine explosion. The loss in bookings will shave between $50 million and $100 million, Southwest said. Southwest posted first-quarter profit of $438 million, excluding special items, up from $372 million a year earlier.

  • Bookings for Southwest fall after fatal accident
    Associated Press9 hours ago

    Bookings for Southwest fall after fatal accident

    DALLAS (AP) — Inspections of jet engines at Southwest Airlines turned up one cracked fan blade last year but no others since last week's deadly accident that investigators believe started when a weakened blade broke off during flight.

  • CNBC9 hours ago

    Southwest not just looking at fan blades in fatal midair failure

    One passenger was killed on Southwest Flight 1380 when a fan blade flew off the engine. The airline is in the midst of an inspection of all of its engines' fan blades. Southwest Airlines LUV has sped up a sweeping inspection of its engines following a midair failure last week that killed a passenger, the airline's first fatal accident in its almost five decades of flying.

  • American Hit By Fuel Costs, Southwest Demand Hurt By Accident
    Investor's Business Daily9 hours ago

    American Hit By Fuel Costs, Southwest Demand Hurt By Accident

    American Airlines on Thursday cut its full-year profit forecast due to higher jet-fuel costs, while Southwest served up a weak sales outlook following an engine blowout on a flight.

  • TheStreet.com9 hours ago

    Closing Bell: LIVE MARKETS BLOG

    Markets had a strong day of trading Thursday.

  • Investopedia9 hours ago

    4 Things You Didn’t Know About Southwest Airlines (LUV)

    Southwest Airlines Co. ( LUV) has become a staple of travel for consumers within the United States. While many other airlines boast more accommodating features and more lavish upgrades, Southwest Airlines has stuck to a business model of shorter, cheaper flights that cater to consumers looking for quick and painless flight plans. While Southwest Airlines has become synonymous with airline travel, there are quite a few things that consumers don't know about the company that make it one of the best in the world.

  • Southwest Airlines expects bookings to drop after deadly explosion
    Reuters10 hours ago

    Southwest Airlines expects bookings to drop after deadly explosion

    Second-quarter unit revenue will drop by 1 percent to 3 percent, the carrier said in its quarterly earnings report, with 1 to 2 percentage points attributed to a decrease in bookings following the engine explosion. The loss in bookings will shave between $50 million and $100 million, Southwest said. Southwest posted first-quarter profit of $438 million, excluding special items, up from $372 million a year earlier.

  • Southwest expects fewer bookings after accident, announces Hawaiian destinations
    American City Business Journals10 hours ago

    Southwest expects fewer bookings after accident, announces Hawaiian destinations

    Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV) announced what Hawaiian cities the airline will service and said due to the recent accident, it expects lower bookings in its first quarter earnings.

  • Southwest Says No Cracks Found in Latest Engine Safety Checks
    Bloomberg11 hours ago

    Southwest Says No Cracks Found in Latest Engine Safety Checks

    Southwest Airlines Co. in recent days hasn’t found any additional signs of the metal fatigue on jet engine fan blades that led to last week’s fatal accident, though an executive said one cracked blade ...

  • Bloomberg11 hours ago

    Southwest Air Says No Cracks Found in Engine Blade Checks So Far

    Southwest Airlines said it hasn’t found any additional evidence of the metal fatigue on jet engine fan blades that led to last week’s fatal accident after inspecting 8,500 of the components.

  • Southwest Claims Boeing 737 Max Crown with $4.7 Billion Deal
    Bloomberg12 hours ago

    Southwest Claims Boeing 737 Max Crown with $4.7 Billion Deal

    Southwest Airlines Co. is set to become the largest customer of Boeing Co.’s 737 Max with a new deal for 40 of the single-aisle aircraft, worth $4.68 billion before the customary discounts.

  • Southwest Airlines
    Bloomberg12 hours ago

    Southwest Airlines

    Southwest Airlines trimmed its profit forecast and said ticket sales slowed after its first passenger fatality https://bloom.bg/2JpVkP5 #tictocnews (Source: Bloomberg)

  • Southwest to service four Hawaii airports
    American City Business Journals12 hours ago

    Southwest to service four Hawaii airports

    The airline has been working with the Federal Aviation Administration to receive ETOPS clearance, which is required for the airline to operate trans-Pacific flights.

  • TheStreet.com13 hours ago

    Jim Cramer: This Is a Sad Time for Southwest Airlines

    Amid the tragic engine failure on a recent Southwest Airlines flight that resulted in a fatality, TheStreet's founder and Action Alerts PLUS Portfolio Manager Jim Cramer said this is a sad time for the ...

  • Southwest Airlines (LUV) Q1 Earnings In Line, Q2 View Bleak
    Zacks13 hours ago

    Southwest Airlines (LUV) Q1 Earnings In Line, Q2 View Bleak

    Southwest Airlines' (LUV) Q1 gains from higher passenger revenues. However, the company's Q2 view for unit revenues is bearish due to low booking from the recent mishap.

  • Reuters14 hours ago

    CFM says more than half of engines inspected after emergency directive

    Jet engine manufacturer CFM International Inc said on Thursday airlines have inspected more than half of nearly 700 CFM engines subject to an emergency order issued late Friday by U.S. and European regulators. The directives for inspections by the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration and the European Aviation Safety Agency suggested rising concerns about CFM56-7B engines, built by the joint venture of General Electric Co and France's Safran SA . Ultrasonic inspections on fan blades that have been used in more than 30,000 cycles, or in service for about 20 years, will be required by May 10, the agencies said.

  • ACCESSWIRE15 hours ago

    Southwest Airlines Co. to Host Earnings Call

    NEW YORK, NY / ACCESSWIRE / April 26, 2018 / Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV ) will be discussing their earnings results in their Q1 Earnings Call to be held on April 26, 2018 at 12:30 PM Eastern Time. ...

  • Southwest says explosion will hurt bookings
    Reuters Videos10 hours ago

    Southwest says explosion will hurt bookings

    Southwest Airlines warned that fallout from a fatal mid-air explosion last week will weigh on second-quarter bookings. Aleksandra Michalska reports.