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Southwest Airlines Company (LUV)

Stock Price: $59.93 USD 1.72 (2.95%)
Updated May 13, 2021 4:00 PM EDT - Market closed
Market Cap 35.09B
Revenue (ttm) 6.87B
Net Income (ttm) -2.86B
Shares Out 591.00M
EPS (ttm) -4.91
PE Ratio n/a
Forward PE 204.08
Dividend n/a
Dividend Yield n/a
Trading Day May 13
Last Price $59.93
Previous Close $58.21
Change ($) 1.72
Change (%) 2.95%
Day's Open 58.97
Day's Range 58.64 - 60.40
Day's Volume 5,560,780
52-Week Range 22.47 - 64.75

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DALLAS, May 13, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV) today published new service to Hawaii beginning in June 2021 for Las Vegas , Los Angeles , and Phoenix . Alongside established Haw...

5 hours ago - PRNewsWire

Add interest rates and fuel shortages to the list of issues airline CEOs have to worry about.

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2 days ago - The Motley Fool

3 Airline Stocks to Watch out for Despite Industry Headwinds

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3 days ago - Zacks Investment Research

Cyclical stocks had a rough 2020 due to the pandemic. But that will change due to low unemployment, fresh stimulus funds, and pent-up demand.

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3 days ago - InvestorPlace

The S&P 500 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average both made new all-time highs last week, but as for individual stocks it's been a “stock picker's market.” Due to rotation within sectors, traders and inv...

Other stocks mentioned: AAL, BA
4 days ago - Benzinga

Southwest Airlines (LUV) closed at $61.66 in the latest trading session, marking a +1.6% move from the prior day.

5 days ago - Zacks Investment Research

Dividends are one of the best benefits to being a shareholder, but finding a great dividend stock is no easy task. Does Southwest Gas (SWX) have what it takes?

Other stocks mentioned: SWX
6 days ago - Zacks Investment Research

Southwest is the latest airline to announce plans to resume hiring as travel demand returns.

6 days ago - CNBC

Southwest Gas (SWX) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of 10.93% and 1.37%, respectively, for the quarter ended March 2021. Do the numbers hold clues to what lies ahead for the stock?

Other stocks mentioned: SWX
6 days ago - Zacks Investment Research

DALLAS, May 6, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --  Southwest Airlines Co . (NYSE: LUV) (the "Company") announced today it has donated to the National Forest Foundation (NFF) in honor of the Company's 50th Anniversary.

1 week ago - PRNewsWire

Those bashing Buffett for selling airlines near the bottom last year are missing the point.

Other stocks mentioned: DAL
1 week ago - The Motley Fool

Warren Buffett 'wouldn't want to buy,' airline stocks, but this analyst says there's opportunities

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Yahoo Finance's Alexis Christoforous spoke with airline industry analyst Robert W. Mann about opportunities with airline stocks.

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

Focus on cargo revenues boosts the top lines of carriers like American Airlines (AAL) and United Airlines (UAL) in Q1.

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

Top airlines analyst on Buffett's reasoning for selling last year

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Warren Buffett revealed last weekend why he dumped his airline stocks about a year ago. Buffett said it would have been hard for those carriers to get federal aid if a rich investor was involved.

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

DALLAS, April 30, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --  Southwest Airlines Co.  (NYSE: LUV) announced a return of daily service to both international airports in Costa Rica: Liberia, Guanacaste (LIR), and the capital r...

1 week ago - PRNewsWire

How will airlines ETF perform ahead as earnings came in mixed and fuel rise is a concern.

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2 weeks ago - Zacks Investment Research

Benzinga's Stock Wars series matches up two leaders in a major industry sector, with the goal of letting readers decide which company is the better investment. In this week's installment, we take off wi...

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2 weeks ago - Benzinga

Cruise and airline stocks rose on a report that a top EU official said vaccinated U.S. tourists would be able to visit over the summer.  The post Airline, Cruise Stocks Rally As Big Destination To Open ...

Other stocks mentioned: CCL, NCLH, RCL, AAL, DAL, JBLU, UAL
2 weeks ago - Investors Business Daily

After almost a year of a steady drumbeat of disastrous results out of the industry as a whole, airlines are starting to show up with increasing bookings figures and a sunnier outlook on the future. Last...

Other stocks mentioned: AAL
2 weeks ago - PYMNTS

The carrier with the most consistent record of profitability is already back to reporting GAAP profits.

2 weeks ago - The Motley Fool

Examining contrarian indicators helps investors take action and anticipate the market's next moves. Here's why the S&P 500 isn't doomed yet.

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2 weeks ago - InvestorPlace

The buy now, pay later (BNPL) provider Uplift has formed a new partnership with Southwest Airlines, a move that the company says will allow customers to book flights to more than 100 destinations and pa...

2 weeks ago - PYMNTS

These 7 stocks to buy should benefit from a reopening economy as people return to their old leisure activities. The post 7 Stocks That Will Benefit From Pent-Up Demand appeared first on InvestorPlace.

Other stocks mentioned: AMC, CCL, DIS, LYV, MGM, SPG
2 weeks ago - InvestorPlace

Southwest CEO: 2019 Business Travel Rebound May Take 10 Years

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Apr.22 -- Southwest CEO Gary Kelly says “no question the worst is behind us,” as he discusses first-quarter results, consumer and business travel demand, and the relaunch of Boeing 737 Max jets. He spea...

3 weeks ago - Bloomberg Markets and Finance

DALLAS, April 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Southwest Airlines Co . (NYSE: LUV) today announced memoranda of understanding with two leading energy companies, Marathon Petroleum Corporation (NYSE: MPC), and P...

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3 weeks ago - PRNewsWire

AT&T Inc. (NYSE: T) and Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV) are two stocks that have been uptrending throughout the previous six months. AT&T gapped up Thursday after reporting better-than-expected EPS a...

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3 weeks ago - Benzinga

Southwest's (LUV) Q1 results benefit from reduction in operating expenses amid weakness in passenger revenues.

3 weeks ago - Zacks Investment Research

Boosted by federal payroll aid, Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE:LUV) reported before the opening bell on Thursday it swung to a profit in the first quarter.

3 weeks ago - GuruFocus

If there's one thing I've learned in my investing career, it's that you can't go wrong if you stick with companies that deliver on earnings. The post Lessons From Two of My Best Stock Picks appeared fir...

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3 weeks ago - InvestorPlace

Payments authorized by Congress to keep U.S. airlines from laying off more than 100,000 employees because of Covid-19's impacts remains critical to airlines' modestly improving financial performances.

3 weeks ago - Forbes

Southwest CEO: We're better positioned today than before COVID

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Yahoo Finance's Adam Shapiro speaks with Southwest Airlines CEO Gary Kelly about the company's first quarter earnings report.

3 weeks ago - Yahoo Finance

We see a new low for Initial Jobless Claims in the pandemic era: 547K. And major airlines are turning cash-flow positive.

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3 weeks ago - Zacks Investment Research

Weekly Jobless Claims Came in Lower-than-Expected

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3 weeks ago - Zacks Investment Research

Southwest Airlines CEO: We used buybacks very appropriately

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"I would certainly argue that buybacks need to be used very prudently. I think Southwest is a great example of where it worked," Southwest Airlines CEO Gary Kelly told CNBC Thursday.

3 weeks ago - CNBC Television

Southwest CEO Gary Kelly on Boeing 737 Max groundings

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U.S. airlines temporarily grounded more than 60 Boeing 737 MAX jets earlier this month after the U.S. planemaker asked 16 carriers who operate the jet to address an electrical power system issue in the ...

3 weeks ago - CNBC Television

U.S. carriers American Airlines and Southwest Airlines on Thursday signaled a slower cash burn and pointed to a rebound in summer bookings as accelerated COVID-19 vaccinations make more people confident...

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3 weeks ago - Reuters

Southwest Airlines posts Q1 earnings beat, revenue miss

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Yahoo Finance's Myles Udland, Brian Sozzi, and Julie Hyman break down how the airline industry faired in the first quarter of 2021.

3 weeks ago - Yahoo Finance

Southwest Airlines Co  (NYSE:LUV) took a trip to the earnings confessional this morning, where the airliner reported a small-than-expected first-quarter loss.

3 weeks ago - Schaeffers Research

Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV) reported a narrower-than-expected loss in the fiscal first quarter on Thursday. The air carrier's revenue, however, still fell shy of analysts' estimates in Q1.

3 weeks ago - Invezz

Southwest (LUV) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of 5.49% and 1.00%, respectively, for the quarter ended March 2021. Do the numbers hold clues to what lies ahead for the stock?

3 weeks ago - Zacks Investment Research

The red ink continued to flow at US airlines in the first quarter. But after a year of massive losses, airlines are showing signs that better times lie ahead.

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

Citigroup's Stephen Trent on what to expect from upcoming airline results

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Stephen Trent, Airlines Analyst at Citigroup, joins Worldwide Exchange to discuss the airline results out today, and the performance over the past quarter.

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

Shares of Southwest Airlines (NYSE:LUV) fell 0.5% in pre-market trading after the company reported Q1 results. Quarterly Results Earnings per share were down 1046.67% year over year to ($1.72), which be...

3 weeks ago - Benzinga

Southwest says leisure bookings are on the rise and that it will increase its flying schedule later this spring.

3 weeks ago - CNBC

DALLAS, April 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV) (the "Company") today reported its first quarter 2021 financial results: First quarter net income of $116 million, or $.19 per d...

3 weeks ago - PRNewsWire

Southwest Airlines Co on Thursday posted a smaller-than-expected quarterly adjusted loss and forecast lower cash burn in the second quarter as rising vaccination rates and pent-up demand for leisure tra...

3 weeks ago - Reuters

UPS' Q1 performance is likely to have been boosted by higher residential delivery volumes, thanks to the coronavirus-driven surge in e-commerce demand.

Other stocks mentioned: HRI, JBLU, UPS
3 weeks ago - Zacks Investment Research

DALLAS, April 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Southwest Airlines Co . (NYSE: LUV) (the "Company") announced today its ongoing support of the U.S. Department of Energy's National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NR...

3 weeks ago - PRNewsWire

On Thursday, April 22, Southwest Airlines (NYSE:LUV) will release its latest earnings report. Benzinga's report can help you figure out the ins and outs of the earnings release.

3 weeks ago - Benzinga

Southwest Airlines (LUV) is seeing favorable earnings estimate revision activity and has a positive Zacks Earnings ESP heading into earnings season.

3 weeks ago - Zacks Investment Research

About LUV

Southwest Airlines Co. operates as a passenger airline company that provide scheduled air transportation services in the United States and near-international markets. As of December 31, 2020, the company operated a total fleet of 718 Boeing 737 aircrafts; and served 107 destinations in 40 states, the District of Columbia, and the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, as well as ten near-international countries, including Mexico, Jamaica, the Bahamas, Aruba, the Dominican Republic, Costa Rica, Belize, Cuba, the Cayman Islands, and Turks and Caicos. Its s... [Read more...]

Industry
Airlines
Founded
1967
CEO
Gary Kelly
Employees
56,051
Stock Exchange
NYSE
Ticker Symbol
LUV
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Analyst Forecasts

According to 22 analysts, the average rating for LUV stock is "Buy." The 12-month stock price forecast is 69.59, which is an increase of 16.12% from the latest price.

Price Target
$69.59
(16.12% upside)
Analyst Consensus: Buy