|Bid||0.00 x 0|
|Ask||0.00 x 0|
|Day's Range||63.81 - 64.92|
|52 Week Range||48.71 - 64.92|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||18.57|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||0.50 (0.78%)|
|1y Target Est||N/A|
The "Halftime Report" traders debate the call of the day - Southwest Airlines raised to "overweight" at Atlantic Equities.
Ian Winer, director of equity trading at Wedbush Securities, and Jim Corridore, CFRA Research equity analyst, discuss how airlines could benefit from tax reform.
In 2017, three airlines announced they would resume or launch service in Hawaii, while existing Hawaii carriers ramped up planned service, reflecting category growth . Perhaps most notably, Dallas-based Southwest Airlines (LUV) announced in October that it would enter the Hawaii market with ticket sales beginning in 2018, though specific routes and timing have not yet been revealed. Most recently, the airline was reported to be working with the Federal Aviation Administration to receive ETOPS, or Extended-range Twin-engine Operational Performance Standards, which is mandated for carriers servicing a route that contains a point further than one hour flying time from a diversion airport.
Riding on the improved demand scenario, Delta (DAL) aims to perform well in Q4, despite high fuel costs. The carrier's fleet modernization efforts are also impressive.
Delta Air Lines expects passenger revenue per available seat mile to increase by 4% this quarter, reaching the high end of its original guidance range.
Southwest Airlines Co (LUV.N) would use savings from a potential cut to the U.S. corporate tax rate to buy new planes and fund share buybacks, Chief Executive Gary Kelly said on Thursday. Republicans in the U.S. Congress reached a deal this week on a final version of their debt-financed legislation to cut taxes for businesses and wealthy Americans, with House and Senate votes expected early next week. "We're trying to grow and at the same time keep our costs low and manage the risks of growth, and this is very welcomed," Kelly said.
Delta kicked off its Investor Day with a fourth-quarter forecast that included more bullish expectations for unit revenue but weaker margins. Shares retook a buy point.
Southwest Airlines Co. will consider using cash from a federal tax overhaul to buy new aircraft for expanding or refreshing its fleet.
Nearly 4 million international travelers went through Dallas Fort Worth International Airport last year, ranking it ninth among U.S. airports for total international passengers in 2016. JFK Airport in New York topped the list with more than 15.6 million international passengers, according to data from the U.S. Bureau of Transportation Statistics. The major airport in Los Angeles, with 11.1 million international passengers, was second, followed by Miami with 9.9 million, San Francisco with 6 million, and Newark and Chicago O’Hare, with 5.9 million international passengers apiece, according to data from the U.S. Bureau of Transportation Statistics.
By many measures 2017 was a decent year for airline investors, but heading into 2018 one name sticks out as best in class: Southwest Airlines Co (NYSE: LUV ). The Analyst Atlantic Equities' Lindsay Bettiol ...
JetBlue's (JBLU) decision to clear a new buyback program is reflective of its financial prosperity. Such investor-friendly measures are widely prevalent in the airline space.
With the 21-day winter holiday season round the corner, here is a look at five U.S. airline stocks including American Airline Group (AAL) that will remain in the news during this period.
The upbeat Q4 unit revenue views by major carriers like United Continental Holdings (UAL) have contributed to the NYSE ARCA Airline Index gaining.
As such, many consumer complaints have merit. Note: Click on the photos above to see the airlines with highest percentages of complaints. Some airlines have higher percentages of complaints than others, according to a new report from the U.S. Department of Transportation, which examined consumer complaints in October of 2017.
From technology titan AT&T to legacy retailer J.C. Penney, North Texas is home to a diverse set of businesses. Dallas Business Journal readers reflected that diversity with an interest in a wide variety of topics in 2017.
United Airlines won the battle of Denver International Airport’s big three airlines for bringing flights in on-time in October, though Southwest Airlines had the lowest number of consumer complaints by a wide margin. Southwest Airlines (LUV), DIA’s No. 2 carrier, touched down on-time 84.6 percent of the time, making it No. 7 nationally. As usual, the ultra-low-cost Frontier greatly exceeded its competitors in terms of the percentage of passengers filing complaints with the U.S. DOT.
Here are the government's rankings of the leading U.S. airlines and their on-time performance for October. The federal government counts a flight as on time if it arrives no more than 14 minutes behind ...
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To avoid the long lines and frayed nerves that go hand in hand with heading home for the holidays, here are the best airports, airlines and days to travel.
Airlines will be among the biggest winners if Republican tax cuts pending in Congress become law, positioning carriers to add jobs and invest more back into their companies, airline executives and industry experts say. Delta Air Lines CEO Ed Bastian said he would use tax savings to buy equipment and pay down debt, Reuters said. Reuters noted that Atlanta-based Delta does not pay federal corporate taxes due to financial losses in years past , but is set to start in 2019.
A woman who threatened to kill fellow passengers on a Southwest Airlines flight from Portland to Sacramento was arrested and charged Saturday after a dramatic episode captured on video . “I swear, if you don’t (expletive) land, I will (expletive) kill everybody on this (expletive) plane!” the 24-year-old woman yelled at a flight attendant, according to the video obtained by Portland CBS affiliate KOIN6. Dallas-based Southwest Airlines Co. (LUV) said in a statement that the woman, identified as Valerie Curbelo of Sandy, Ore., had tampered with a smoke detector in the plane’s bathroom and smoked before the outburst.
Post-hurricanes, things are looking up for stocks in the airline space. Higher demand for air travel bodes well for the sector participants.