LUV - Southwest Airlines Co.

NYSE - NYSE Delayed Price. Currency in USD
59.37
+0.74 (+1.26%)
At close: 4:00PM EDT
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Previous Close58.63
Open58.83
Bid0.00 x 0
Ask0.00 x 0
Day's Range58.81 - 59.54
52 Week Range36.91 - 64.39
Volume4,905,769
Avg. Volume5,519,754
Market Cap35.54B
Beta1.19
PE Ratio (TTM)18.21
EPS (TTM)3.26
Earnings DateOct 26, 2017
Forward Dividend & Yield0.50 (0.85%)
Ex-Dividend Date2017-08-22
1y Target Est65.79
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  • The Southwest Effect May Not Be All It's Cracked Up to Be
    Motley Fool1 hour ago

    The Southwest Effect May Not Be All It's Cracked Up to Be

    A recent University of Virginia study found that fares fall an average of 15% when Southwest Airlines enters a new market. However, the level of competition on each route may matter a lot more than whether Southwest is involved.

  • American City Business Journals2 days ago

    JetBlue cuts ties with a dozen cheap travel sites

    Those who peruse the web for cheap travel deals will have one less airline offered to them. JetBlue Airways (NASDAQ: JBLU) has ended its partnership with up to a dozen online travel agencies to make way ...

  • JetBlue stops selling tickets on a dozen travel websites
    Associated Press3 days ago

    JetBlue stops selling tickets on a dozen travel websites

    NEW YORK (AP) — JetBlue has stopped selling tickets on a dozen smaller travel websites in hopes of driving customers to the airline's own site and reducing the company's costs.

  • American City Business Journals3 days ago

    Delta Air Lines gets big accolade in OAG's on-time star ratings report

    The report, issued twice a year, accords one to five stars (the best) to both airlines and airports based on their on-time performance on a rolling 12-month basis. None of the four largest domestic carriers — American Airlines (AAL), Delta Air Lines (DAL), United Airlines and Southwest Airlines (LUV) — earned the top 5 stars, although 14 airlines worldwide did, including Hawaiian Airlines (HA).

  • PR Newswire3 days ago

    Southwest Airlines to Discuss Third Quarter 2017 Financial Results on October 26, 2017

    DALLAS , Oct. 19, 2017 /PRNewswire/ --  Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV) invites you to listen to a live webcast of its third quarter financial results. Details are as follows: When: Thursday, October ...

  • Give Your Portfolio a Lift Off — Go Long United Continental Holdings Inc
    InvestorPlace3 days ago

    Give Your Portfolio a Lift Off — Go Long United Continental Holdings Inc

    While the SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust (NYSEARCA:SPY) is up 14% year-to-date, United Continental Holdings Inc (NYSE:UAL) is down over 11%. UAL is up 27% in 12 months which is more than the SPY. Today I want to reload with a bullish trade that I’ve done already a few times this year.

  • American City Business Journals4 days ago

    Hawaiian Airlines CEO downplays 'Southwest effect,' but study suggests otherwise

    A recent study found that routes serviced by Southwest Airlines are roughly 15-percent cheaper than those that the low-cost carrier doesn’t fly. Hawaiian Airlines CEO Mark Dunkerly downplayed the potential impact Tuesday in an interview on CNBC . The study further found that Southwest produces $9.1 billion annually in domestic consumer fare savings.

  • Fortune4 days ago

    2 Cops Were Fired After Officers Dragged a Bloodied Passenger off a United Airlines Flight

    "Excessive force" and an attempted cover-up.

  • Market Realist4 days ago

    Delta Air Lines Increased Dividend Payout in 3Q17

    Delta Air Lines (DAL) increased its dividend payout 50.0% in 3Q17, resulting in ~$0.31 dividend per share. At that rate, DAL has an indicated dividend yield of 2.3%.

  • Hawaiian Holdings, Inc. Is Joining the Airline Dividend Club
    Motley Fool4 days ago

    Hawaiian Holdings, Inc. Is Joining the Airline Dividend Club

    Hawaiian Holdings will begin paying a quarterly dividend of $0.12 per share this quarter.

  • Associated Press5 days ago

    Hawaiian first, Virgin America last in on-time rankings

    Here are the government's rankings of the leading U.S. airlines and their on-time performance for August. The federal government counts a flight as on time if it arrives no more than 14 minutes behind schedule.

  • Hawaiian Airlines CEO shrugs off 'Southwest Effect' as budget carrier plans to enter market
    CNBC5 days ago

    Hawaiian Airlines CEO shrugs off 'Southwest Effect' as budget carrier plans to enter market

    Mark Dunkerley said that, in the past, Hawaiian has responded well to increased competition in service to the popular vacation destination.

  • Airline Stock Roundup: DAL Q3 Earnings Beat, JBLU Revises View
    Zacks5 days ago

    Airline Stock Roundup: DAL Q3 Earnings Beat, JBLU Revises View

    Strong gains at Latin American carriers like GOL Linhas (GOL) over the last six months have contributed to the NYSE ARCA Airline Index gaining.

  • American City Business Journals5 days ago

    Frontier Airlines improves on-time arrivals, lowers consumer complaints

    On-time arrivals were up and consumer complaints were down for Frontier Airlines in August, as the Denver-headquartered airline had one of its better months in what has been an up-and-down year , according to the Air Travel Consumer Report from the U.S. Department of Transportation. The number of complaints consumers filed with the DOT against Frontier fell significantly, from 3.34 per 100,000 enplanements in July to 1.74 in August. Frontier is the third-largest carrier at DIA.

  • American City Business Journals5 days ago

    Delta beats Southwest, American Airlines in on-time flights

    North Texas’ two major airlines ranked in the middle of the pack for on-time performance, according to ratings released today. Fort Worth-based American Airlines Group Inc. (AAL) and Dallas-based Southwest Airlines Co. (LUV) both received three stars out of a possible five in the On-time Performance Star Ratings released by aviation data company OAG. Atlanta-based Delta Air Lines (DAL), with 82.8 percent of its flights on time, finished as the only legacy carrier to achieve four stars.

  • American City Business Journals5 days ago

    These U.S. airlines have the best on-time rates

    Chicago-based United Airlines Inc. (UAL), Fort Worth-based American Airlines Group Inc. (AAL) and Dallas-based Southwest Airlines Co. (LUV) all received three stars out of a possible five in the On-time Performance Star Ratings released Oct. 17 by aviation data company OAG. American’s flights were on-time 78.7 percent of the time, and Southwest’s and United's were both on-time 78.5 percent of the time, according to the ratings, which are measured on a rolling 12-month period and awarded twice a year in April and October. Atlanta-based Delta Air Lines (DAL), with 82.8 percent of its flights on time, finished as the only legacy carrier to achieve four stars.

  • Market Realist5 days ago

    Delta Air Lines Reduces Its Debt: Can It Lower It Even More?

    At the start of 2017, Delta Air Lines (DAL) raised its debt by ~$2.0 billion in order to reduce its pension plan liability.

  • It's Official: Southwest Airlines Is Coming to Hawaii
    Motley Fool7 days ago

    It's Official: Southwest Airlines Is Coming to Hawaii

    Southwest Airlines will begin selling tickets for flights to Hawaii next year.

  • Will Harvey Mar United Continental's (UAL) Q3 Earnings?
    Zacks9 days ago

    Will Harvey Mar United Continental's (UAL) Q3 Earnings?

    High costs are expected to hurt United Continental's (UAL) bottom line in the third quarter of 2017. Multiple flight cancellations due to the recent hurricanes are also likely to hurt results.

  • American City Business Journals9 days ago

    Effort to recall Southwest Airlines union leader falters

    A dissident faction of Southwest Airlines flight attendants has hit a major roadblock in its protracted attempt to oust Audrey Stone, the president of the Southwest flight attendants union, Transport Workers Union Local 556. On Dec. 15, 2016, Jackson and her supporters submitted a recall petition that appeared to have 7,558 signatures affixed to it. According to the union rules for a recall election, a valid petition must be signed by 50 percent plus one of union members in good standing at the time the petition was submitted. On Dec. 15 of last year, the Southwest flight attendants union membership totaled 14,113.

  • Southwest Airlines' all-female flight crew
    CBS News Videos2 days ago

    Southwest Airlines' all-female flight crew

    Southwest Airlines put a spotlight on an all-female flight crew flying from St. Louis to San Francisco. The airlined congratulated them on Twitter with a play on words, calling the flight "unmanned." CBSN's Reena Ninan has the story.

  • Hawaiian Airlines CEO: We have the right product for this...
    CNBC Videos5 days ago

    Hawaiian Airlines CEO: We have the right product for this...

    Mark Dunkerley, Hawaiian Airlines CEO, discusses how Southwest flying to Hawaii impacts his airline.