LUV - Southwest Airlines Co.

NYSE - Nasdaq Real Time Price. Currency in USD
50.96
-0.40 (-0.78%)
As of 2:31PM EST. Market open.
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Previous Close51.36
Open51.54
Bid50.96 x 800
Ask50.95 x 800
Day's Range50.20 - 51.80
52 Week Range47.10 - 66.99
Volume2,470,697
Avg. Volume5,102,460
Market Cap28.655B
Beta (3Y Monthly)1.66
PE Ratio (TTM)8.04
EPS (TTM)6.34
Earnings DateJan 24, 2019
Forward Dividend & Yield0.64 (1.25%)
Ex-Dividend Date2018-12-04
1y Target Est62.32
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  • PR Newswire3 days ago

    Playoff-Bound College Football Fans Get An Extra Lift To The Games

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  • Investing.com3 days ago

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  • MarketWatch3 days ago

    Southwest's November load factor fell as capacity growth outpaced traffic's rise

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  • PR Newswire3 days ago

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    Southwest is 'close' to receiving Hawaii certification, report says

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    Southwest Airlines Flight 278 skidded to the end of the runway in Burbank. The airline said no injuries were reported. A Southwest Airlines LUV flight overran the runway at Hollywood Burbank Airport in California on Thursday, the airline said.

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