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Southwest Airlines Company (LUV)

Stock Price: $47.39 USD -0.38 (-0.80%)
Updated Jan 22, 2021 4:00 PM EST - Market closed
After-hours: $47.25 -0.14 (-0.30%) Jan 22, 7:59 PM
Market Cap 27.98B
Revenue (ttm) 12.77B
Net Income (ttm) -1.65B
Shares Out 590.00M
EPS (ttm) -3.01
PE Ratio n/a
Forward PE 125.00
Dividend $0.72
Dividend Yield 1.52%
Trading Day January 22
Last Price $47.39
Previous Close $47.77
Change ($) -0.38
Change (%) -0.80%
Day's Open 47.18
Day's Range 47.07 - 47.75
Day's Volume 4,812,538
52-Week Range 23.87 - 58.32

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InvestorPlace - 1 day ago

LUV stock is one of a low-risk airline stock, with a robust balance sheet and should come in handy amidst the gradual improvement in demand. The post Buy Undervalued Southwest Airlines As Reco...

See It Market - 1 day ago

Last week, I wrote a bullish piece about airlines stocks, highlighting buys in Skywest (SKYW) and Delta Airlines (DAL) on a breakout in the Airlines Index (XAL). United Airlines (UAL) and Amer...

Zacks Investment Research - 1 day ago

Low passenger revenues stemming from pandemic woes are likely to get reflected in Southwest Airlines' (LUV) fourth-quarter 2020 performance.

PRNewsWire - 2 days ago

DALLAS, Jan. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV) invites you to listen to a live webcast of its fourth quarter and annual 2020 financial results. Details are as follows...

Benzinga - 2 days ago

The shares of several airline companies are trading lower Thursday in sympathy with United Airlines (NYSE: UAL) after the company reported worse-than-expected fourth-quarter EPS and sales resu...

Other stocks mentioned: AAL, DAL, JBLU, UAL
InvestorPlace - 2 days ago

These airline stocks are rising with the approval of Covid-19 vaccines and could capatilize on the conducive business environment in 2021. The post 7 Airline Stocks Being Fueled by Vaccine New...

Other stocks mentioned: AAL, DAL, UAL, CPA, HA, VLRS
Reuters - 2 days ago

Southwest Airlines Co said on Thursday it would vaccinate its employees against COVID-19 for free once a vaccine has been made widely available in the United States.

The Motley Fool - 3 days ago

The Treasury Department has already disbursed a sizable chunk of the airline payroll support funding authorized under last month's stimulus bill.

Other stocks mentioned: AAL, DAL
The Dog of Wall Street - 4 days ago

While the pandemic affected all airlines, some airlines may recover quicker than the others, depending on their strong and weak points.

Other stocks mentioned: AAL, DAL, JBLU, UAL
The Motley Fool - 5 days ago

The airlines had a tough time in 2020. Here's what to look for heading into 2021.

Other stocks mentioned: AAL, DAL, JBLU, UAL
Forbes - 1 week ago

Nick Calio, the Republican president and CEO of the lobbying group for the U.S. airline industry, will remain on the job despite the transition to the Biden administration.

Other stocks mentioned: AAL, DAL, JBLU, UAL
Benzinga - 1 week ago

The shares of several airline companies are trading lower Friday. Weakness is potentially related to new COVID-19 lockdown measures in China and vaccine rollout uncertainty.

Other stocks mentioned: AAL, DAL, JBLU, UAL
Zacks Investment Research - 1 week ago

Shares of carriers like United Airlines (UAL), American Airlines (AAL) and Southwest Airlines (LUV) surge on Jan 14 following Delta's (DAL) Q4 report.

Other stocks mentioned: AAL, DAL, JBLU, UAL
PRNewsWire - 1 week ago

DALLAS, Jan. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV) shared news that Rapid Rewards Companion Pass Members who earned Companion Pass benefits previously extended through Ju...

CNBC Television - 1 week ago

Outlook for the airlines industry after Delta's Q4 loss

Savanthi Syth, Managing Director and Airlines Analyst at Raymond James, joins Worldwide Exchange after Delta posts a Q4 loss, with her thoughts on which areas of the airlines sector bode well ...

Other stocks mentioned: DAL, AAL, JBLU, UAL
See It Market - 1 week ago

The major stock market averages continue to remain firmly in up-trends. In particular, I really like the action in the Airlines sector and select airline stocks (more on that below).

Other stocks mentioned: AAL, DAL, JBLU, UAL
InvestorPlace - 1 week ago

Southwest stock is one to own for the long term. Meanwhile it still offers many more immediate opportunities for profit.

The Motley Fool - 1 week ago

Energy prices rose notably in early trading, but natural gas really excited investors.

Other stocks mentioned: AR, CDEV, RRC
Reuters - 1 week ago

Airlines face a challenging wait for COVID-19 vaccines to end travel lockdowns, global industry body IATA said, as a recovery in traffic stalls and bookings dry up amid a resurgence of virus o...

Other stocks mentioned: AAL, ALK, DAL, JBLU, SAVE, UAL
CNBC Television - 1 week ago

Cramer on airline stocks, Boeing and Covid-19 vaccine rollout

CNBC's Jim Cramer breaks down the latest calls on airlines amid the pandemic as well as Boeing following the crash of an Indonesian 737 Jetliner crash on Saturday. He also discusses the issues...

Other stocks mentioned: AAL, BA, DAL, JBLU, UAL
CNBC - 1 week ago

TipRanks analyst ranking service pinpoints Wall Street's best-performing stocks, like Southwest and Papa John's

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The Motley Fool - 2 weeks ago

Safeguard your investment -- and grow it -- with these three value stocks.

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Zacks Investment Research - 2 weeks ago

In the latest trading session, Southwest Airlines (LUV) closed at $47.33, marking a +1.24% move from the previous day.

The Motley Fool - 2 weeks ago

Travel companies could see a surge of demand come summer.

Other stocks mentioned: DAL
Zacks Investment Research - 2 weeks ago

Southwest (LUV) is offering one-way fares as low as $29 for travel across the United States this spring.

Benzinga - 2 weeks ago

The shares of several airline companies are trading higher on Tuesday, rebounding from recent bearish price action. The airline sector has been volatile amid COVID-19 vaccine rollout uncertainty.

Other stocks mentioned: AAL, DAL, JBLU, SAVE
Zacks Investment Research - 2 weeks ago

The availability of vaccines is likely to boost air travel in 2021. As a result, Delta (DAL), American Airlines (AAL), Southwest Airlines (LUV) and United Airlines (UAL) are likely to be aided...

Other stocks mentioned: AAL, ALK, AZN, DAL, PFE, UAL
InvestorPlace - 2 weeks ago

2020 has taken the market capitalizations of many strong companies to lows. That means there are some great options for cheap stocks to buy in January.

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PRNewsWire - 2 weeks ago

DALLAS, Jan. 4, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV) launched a four-day WOW Sale today through Jan. 7, 2021, 11:59 p.m., Central Time, with fares starting as low as $29 one...

PYMNTS - 2 weeks ago

U.S. airlines are likely to lose more than $35 billion in 2020, CNBC reported, citing public documents and analysts' forecasts. Moreover, airlines aren't expected to recover until the second h...

Other stocks mentioned: AAL, DAL, JBLU, UAL
Seeking Alpha - 2 weeks ago

V&M Breakouts: Top Growth & Dividend Stocks For January 2021

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Forbes - 3 weeks ago

The new year gives individuals and business the opportunity to set aspirational goals. Here are five specific things that U.S. airlines can do to emerge more strongly as passenger demand recov...

Other stocks mentioned: AAL, DAL, JBLU, UAL
CNBC - 3 weeks ago

The Covid-19 pandemic is snapping airlines' decade-long streak of profits.

Other stocks mentioned: AAL, DAL, JBLU, UAL
PRNewsWire - 3 weeks ago

DALLAS, Dec. 31, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV) and Sabre Corporation (NASDAQ: SABR) have come to terms on a new full participation distribution agreement that enables...

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GuruFocus - 3 weeks ago

On Dec. 27, the U.S. government's latest relief bill was passed by Congress and signed by the President in response to the ongoing Coronavirus pandemic. The $900 billion economic stimulus pack...

Other stocks mentioned: AAL, DAL, JBLU, UAL
Seeking Alpha - 3 weeks ago

2020 was a horrendous year for tourism and leisure. How the aviation sector reacted to similar events in the past.

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GuruFocus - 3 weeks ago

Many investors have been keeping a close eye on the stocks of the major U.S. airlines following the beginning of the Covid-19 pandemic and the resulting crash of their stock prices as transpor...

Other stocks mentioned: AAL, DAL, UAL
Zacks Investment Research - 3 weeks ago

3 Airline Stocks to Watch out for Amid Coronavirus Woes

Other stocks mentioned: AAL, DAL, JBLU, UAL
GuruFocus - 3 weeks ago

In a previous article, I speculated on whether a second airline industry bailout would be as overwhelmingly generous as the first was earlier this year. With political appetite among leaders a...

Other stocks mentioned: AAL, DAL, UAL
Seeking Alpha - 3 weeks ago

On Dec. 27, President Trump signed a $900 billion Covid-19 relief bill; $15 billion has been earmarked to provide payroll support for airline companies. The latest relief package brings the pr...

Other stocks mentioned: AAL, UAL
InvestorPlace - 3 weeks ago

These seven airline stocks have had a rough 2020, along with their peers and are now looking to survive in these testing times. The post 7 Airline Stocks Fighting for Their Survival appeared f...

Other stocks mentioned: AAL, DAL, JBLU, UAL, CPA
Business Insider - 3 weeks ago

President Donald Trump signed a long-awaited COVID-19 stimulus package on Sunday and airlines are among the biggest winners. The US government is making $15 billion out of the package's $900 b...

Other stocks mentioned: AAL, DAL, JBLU, UAL
InvestorPlace - 3 weeks ago

The recent vaccine approvals could turn these names into hot stocks to buy now, despite them hailing from some of this year's most beleaguered sectors. The post 7 Hot Stocks That Are Cheering ...

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CNBC Television - 3 weeks ago

Flight attendant union leader on what Trump signing Covid relief bill means for airlines

President Donald Trump signed a $900 billion Covid-19 relief bill into law, averting a government shutdown and extending unemployment benefits to millions of Americans. The signing came days a...

Other stocks mentioned: AAL, DAL, JBLU, UAL
The Motley Fool - 3 weeks ago

It's been a difficult year for air carriers. Will 2021 be any better?

Other stocks mentioned: AAL, DAL, JBLU, UAL
Zacks Investment Research - 4 weeks ago

Southwest Airlines (LUV) closed the most recent trading day at $46.28, moving -1.01% from the previous trading session.

Zacks Investment Research - 4 weeks ago

Rollout of the vaccine along with an expected fiscal stimulus is sure to boost the airlines industry, making it prudent to watch out for names like Mesa Air Group (MESA) and Spirit Airlines (S...

Other stocks mentioned: MESA, SAVE
CNBC Television - 4 weeks ago

Travel demand won't rebound to pre-pandemic levels for three years: Analyst

The airline sector hit particularly hard, sliding again this week on the discovery of a highly contagious strain of Covid-19. Helane Becker, senior research analyst at Cowen, joined "Squawk Bo...

Other stocks mentioned: AAL, DAL, JBLU, UAL
Seeking Alpha - 1 month ago

The 2020 Growth & Dividend MDA Portfolios are all positive with weighted average monthly returns of +16.67% while the S&P 500 annual returns are +14.1% YTD. The Growth & Dividend MDA portfolio...

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Benzinga - 1 month ago

The shares of several airline companies are trading higher on Wednesday, rebounding from bearish price action after fear surrounding a new COVID variant in the U.K. eased. American Airlines (N...

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About LUV

Southwest Airlines operates a passenger airline that provides scheduled air transportation services in the United States and near-international markets. As of December 31, 2019, the company operated a total of 747 Boeing 737 aircraft; and served 101 destinations in 40 states, the District of Columbia, and the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, as well as 10 near-international countries, including Mexico, Jamaica, the Bahamas, Aruba, the Dominican Republic, Costa Rica, Belize, Cuba, the Cayman Islands, and Turks and Caicos. It also offers inflight ent... [Read more...]

Industry
Airlines
Founded
1967
CEO
Gary Kelly
Employees
57,931
Stock Exchange
NYSE
Ticker Symbol
LUV
Full Company Profile

Financial Performance

In 2019, LUV's revenue was $22.43 billion, an increase of 2.11% compared to the previous year's $21.97 billion. Earnings were $2.30 billion, a decrease of -6.69%.

Financial Statements

Analyst Forecasts

According to 22 analysts, the average rating for LUV stock is "Buy." The 12-month stock price forecast is 54.60, which is an increase of 15.21% from the latest price.

Price Target
$54.60
(15.21% upside)
Analyst Consensus: Buy