LUV - Southwest Airlines Co.

NYSE - NYSE Delayed Price. Currency in USD
64.70
+0.85 (+1.33%)
At close: 4:02PM EST
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Previous Close63.85
Open64.23
Bid0.00 x 0
Ask0.00 x 0
Day's Range63.81 - 64.92
52 Week Range48.71 - 64.92
Volume6,470,954
Avg. Volume4,851,722
Market Cap38.392B
Beta1.12
PE Ratio (TTM)18.57
EPS (TTM)N/A
Earnings DateN/A
Forward Dividend & Yield0.50 (0.78%)
Ex-Dividend Date2017-12-06
1y Target EstN/A
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  • Southwest Airlines viewed as best-in-class at Atlantic Eq...
    CNBC Videos2 days ago

    Southwest Airlines viewed as best-in-class at Atlantic Eq...

    The "Halftime Report" traders debate the call of the day - Southwest Airlines raised to "overweight" at Atlantic Equities.

  • End consumer will not benefit from tax reform at all: Wed...
    CNBC Videos4 days ago

    End consumer will not benefit from tax reform at all: Wed...

    Ian Winer, director of equity trading at Wedbush Securities, and Jim Corridore, CFRA Research equity analyst, discuss how airlines could benefit from tax reform.

  • American City Business Journals8 hours ago

    2017 brought significant changes to Hawaii airline service

    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.

  • Delta Up on Bullish Q4 Unit Revenue View at Investor Day
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    Delta Up on Bullish Q4 Unit Revenue View at Investor Day

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  • Delta Air Lines, Inc. Follows Rivals and Raises Its Unit Revenue Guidance
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    Delta Air Lines, Inc. Follows Rivals and Raises Its Unit Revenue Guidance

    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.

  • Reutersyesterday

    Southwest Airlines would use tax savings on planes, share buybacks

    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 Jumps Into Buy Zone On Bullish Revenue Outlook
    Investor's Business Dailyyesterday

    Delta Jumps Into Buy Zone On Bullish Revenue Outlook

    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 Is Considering Using Tax Windfall to Order New Planes
    Bloomberg2 days ago

    Southwest Airlines Is Considering Using Tax Windfall to Order New Planes

    Southwest Airlines Co. will consider using cash from a federal tax overhaul to buy new aircraft for expanding or refreshing its fleet.

  • American City Business Journals2 days ago

    DFW Airport ranks 9th in international passengers

    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.

  • Benzinga2 days ago

    Southwest Is the 'Best-In-Class' US Airline, In This Analyst's View

    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 ...

  • Market Realist2 days ago

    How United Continental Stock Reacted to Guidance Update

    United Continental (UAL) stock has risen 3.6% since the change in its guidance on December 7, 2017.

  • TheStreet.com2 days ago

    Southwest Airlines Stock to Skyrocket 30% in 2018

    Southwest Airlines catches an upgrade from an investment bank. Here is what Southwest's CEO Gary Kelly just told TheStreet.

  • Zacks2 days ago

    JetBlue Boosts Shareholder Returns, OK's $750M Share Buyback

    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.

  • 5 Airline Stocks in Focus this Winter Holiday Season
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    5 Airline Stocks in Focus this Winter Holiday Season

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  • Airline Stock Roundup: Improved Q4 Unit Revenue Views From UAL, LUV, JBLU & More
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    Airline Stock Roundup: Improved Q4 Unit Revenue Views From UAL, LUV, JBLU & More

    The upbeat Q4 unit revenue views by major carriers like United Continental Holdings (UAL) have contributed to the NYSE ARCA Airline Index gaining.

  • American City Business Journals3 days ago

    These U.S. airlines lead the pack for customer complaints

    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.

  • American City Business Journals3 days ago

    From technology to aviation, see what business topics are top of mind in North Texas

    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.

  • American City Business Journals3 days ago

    United Airlines wins on-time battle among Denver's 3 largest carriers

    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.

  • Associated Press4 days ago

    Hawaiian, Delta lead on-time rankings, Virgin America last

    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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  • These are the best and worst airlines and airports for holiday travel
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    These are the best and worst airlines and airports for holiday travel

    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.

  • American City Business Journals4 days ago

    Airlines are poised to win from corporate tax cuts, but big Boeing customers could pay more

    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.

  • American City Business Journals5 days ago

    Southwest passenger caught smoking threatens to ‘kill everybody on this plane’

    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.

  • Clear Skies Ahead for Airlines? 3 Stocks to Scoop Up
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    Clear Skies Ahead for Airlines? 3 Stocks to Scoop Up

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