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Southwest Airlines Co.
IndexS&P 500 P/E14.52 EPS (ttm)3.67 Insider Own0.30% Shs Outstand587.00M Perf Week0.42%
Market Cap31.24B Forward P/E10.61 EPS next Y5.01 Insider Trans-7.33% Shs Float578.45M Perf Month1.99%
Income2.19B PEG0.84 EPS next Q1.24 Inst Own80.30% Short Float2.21% Perf Quarter-1.93%
Sales21.23B P/S1.47 EPS this Y-2.90% Inst Trans-0.10% Short Ratio2.16 Perf Half Y-18.71%
Book/sh16.39 P/B3.25 EPS next Y17.51% ROA14.60% Target Price63.44 Perf Year-14.35%
Cash/sh5.52 P/C9.63 EPS next 5Y17.38% ROE39.40% 52W Range49.76 - 66.99 Perf YTD-18.69%
Dividend0.64 P/FCF24.97 EPS past 5Y43.80% ROI17.50% 52W High-20.55% Beta1.10
Dividend %1.20% Quick Ratio0.60 Sales past 5Y4.40% Gross Margin68.60% 52W Low6.95% ATR0.94
Employees57112 Current Ratio0.70 Sales Q/Q1.90% Oper. Margin16.40% RSI (14)58.98 Volatility1.74% 1.81%
OptionableYes Debt/Eq0.38 EPS Q/Q42.60% Profit Margin17.00% Rel Volume0.65 Prev Close53.08
ShortableYes LT Debt/Eq0.34 EarningsJul 26 BMO Payout8.20% Avg Volume5.93M Price53.22
Recom1.90 SMA202.25% SMA502.75% SMA200-6.43% Volume3,942,567 Change0.26%
Jun-15-18Downgrade Argus Buy → Hold
Jun-04-18Reiterated Cowen Outperform $65 → $63
Jun-01-18Downgrade Imperial Capital Outperform → In-line $68 → $54
May-25-18Initiated Tigress Financial Buy
Apr-27-18Reiterated Imperial Capital Outperform $75 → $68
Apr-27-18Reiterated Cowen Outperform $67 → $65
Mar-22-18Upgrade Buckingham Research Neutral → Buy
Jan-30-18Downgrade JP Morgan Overweight → Neutral
Jan-10-18Reiterated Stifel Buy $80 → $85
Jan-09-18Downgrade BofA/Merrill Buy → Neutral
Dec-14-17Upgrade Atlantic Equities Neutral → Overweight
Oct-27-17Reiterated Cowen Outperform $62 → $64
Sep-20-17Upgrade Raymond James Mkt Perform → Outperform $65
Sep-15-17Upgrade JP Morgan Neutral → Overweight
Jun-22-17Upgrade Argus Hold → Buy
Jun-20-17Initiated Atlantic Equities Neutral $71
Apr-28-17Reiterated Imperial Capital Outperform $63 → $68
Apr-28-17Reiterated Cowen Outperform $58 → $62
Jan-30-17Reiterated Imperial Capital Outperform $59 → $63
Jan-27-17Reiterated Imperial Capital Outperform $59 → $63
Jul-17-18 09:00AM  Southwest Airlines begins international shipping between Houston, Mexico American City Business Journals
Jul-16-18 03:11PM  Fruits, seafood and pills: Southwest expands cargo business to Mexico CNBC
09:00AM  Southwest Airlines Cargo Begins Shipping Internationally PR Newswire
Jul-13-18 11:49PM  4 Airline Stocks Trading at a Discount You Should Consider Buying InvestorPlace
01:24PM  Southwest Airlines CEO can expect call from nation's top peanut guy American City Business Journals
Jul-12-18 03:50PM  Sharks in the sky: Watch for special Southwest Airlines jets in Wichita American City Business Journals
09:58AM  The Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: Southwest Airlines, Delta Air Lines, Allegiant Travel, JetBlue Airways and LATAM Airlines Group Zacks
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09:34AM  Turbulent Q2 Awaits Airlines: 4 Stocks to Sell Pre-Earnings Zacks
07:11AM  7 things to know today and Southwest says bye-bye to peanuts American City Business Journals
Jul-11-18 03:38PM  Will Q2 Earnings be a Treat for These 4 Airline Stocks? Zacks
02:16PM  Peanuts? That's the last straw Southwest, American announce changes American City Business Journals
12:37PM  American Airlines takes big hit in June on-time arrival derby American City Business Journals
10:54AM  Renderings: A look at BWI's planned $60M expansion for Southwest Airlines American City Business Journals
Jul-10-18 11:57PM  [$$] Airlines lose altitude after American Airline cuts outlook for a key metric Financial Times
04:10PM  Houston (City of) TX Airport Enterprise -- Moody's assigns A1 to subordinate lien of Houston (City of) TX Airport Enterprise (HAS); outlook is stable Moody's
03:51PM  In memoriam: Southwest Airlines to take peanuts off all flights American City Business Journals
01:03PM  Airline bathrooms are getting smaller, Southwest stops serving peanuts Yahoo Finance Video
12:52PM  Southwest Air to Stop Serving Peanuts Bloomberg
12:26PM  BWI plots $60 million expansion to concourse A for Southwest American City Business Journals
11:30AM  Southwest Airlines to Stop Serving Peanuts InvestorPlace
10:43AM  Ending a long tradition, Southwest will stop serving peanuts Associated Press
09:21AM  Southwest Air to Stop Serving Peanuts Bloomberg
07:50AM  Southwest, the Airline Built on Peanuts, Will Stop Serving Them on Board Fortune
07:29AM  Southwest Airlines Q2 load factor falls MarketWatch
06:30AM  Southwest Airlines Reports June Traffic PR Newswire
12:04AM  Southwest Airlines will stop serving peanuts this summer, citing allergy worries CNBC
Jul-09-18 07:03PM  Cramer's lightning round: Calling bottom in Southwest Air... CNBC Videos
06:51PM  Cramer's lightning round: Calling bottom in Southwest Airlines despite oil trends CNBC
03:58PM  5 Top Stock Trades for Tuesday Trading Twitters Plunge InvestorPlace
10:34AM  JetBlue Crew Helps Dog in Distress by Deploying Oxygen Fortune
10:08AM  Southwest Airlines Releases Shark Week Fleet In Celebration Of Discovery Channel's 30th Anniversary Of Televised Event PR Newswire
Jul-06-18 02:16PM  Business + Coffee: Trump trade war begins, June jobs report released, TSA hiring Yahoo Finance Video
02:16PM  GE's stock leads industrial sector to broad gains MarketWatch
Jul-05-18 01:18PM  Hawaiian Airlines CEO says he's ready for Southwest fare fight American City Business Journals
10:34AM  Why Hold Strategy is Apt for United Continental Stock Now? Zacks
09:44AM  United Airlines moves up in on-time star ratings American City Business Journals
06:15AM  Airline Stock Roundup: LUV's Labor Deal, DAL's June Traffic Report & More Zacks
Jul-03-18 05:28PM  San Jose airport grows another 17%, putting it on pace for best year ever American City Business Journals
05:23PM  'Paine Field Effect' expected to give nearby commercial real estate market a big bump American City Business Journals
03:30PM  Southwest Airlines is America's favorite 'value airline' brand Yahoo Finance Video
02:04PM  United Airlines moves up in OAG on-time star ratings American City Business Journals
01:20PM  These 3 airlines to suffer most from growing trade dispute, analyst says MarketWatch
10:48AM  Southwest is America's favorite 'value airline' brand Yahoo Finance
10:42AM  United Continental: The Best Airline Stock to Fly Through Market Turbulence InvestorPlace
Jul-02-18 10:15AM  With Southwest Airlines Coming to Hawaii, Alaska Air and Hawaiian Airlines Strike First Motley Fool
08:29AM  4 Airline Stocks to Shy Away From in the Latter Half of 2018 Zacks
07:25AM  Free Stock Performance Review on JetBlue Airways and Three Additional Airlines Stocks ACCESSWIRE
07:23AM  7 things to know today and how Orlando project values fared in May American City Business Journals
Jun-30-18 02:15PM  Southwest Airlines Is Adding Flights in Dallas as Delta Spat Continues Motley Fool
Jun-29-18 02:40PM  Lyft and Southwest announce new partnership American City Business Journals
11:12AM  Southwest (LUV) to Add Flights for Domestic Expansion Zacks
10:56AM  News Bites: Suspect in custody in Capital Gazette shooting, DOJ charges hundreds over healthcare fraud, TSA predicts a busy day for airlines Yahoo Finance Video
10:40AM  Delta's CEO Estimates $2B Extra Costs as Oil Prices Rise Zacks
07:54AM  Here's Why You Should Dump Allegiant From Your Portfolio Zacks
Jun-28-18 02:37PM  Southwest Airlines mechanics get a tentative contract agreement American City Business Journals
12:00PM  Southwest Airlines Offers Mobile App Enhancement For Day-Of-Travel With Lyft PR Newswire
11:59AM  8 Reasons for Breaking Up Berkshire Hathaway, Inc., Evaluated InvestorPlace
11:00AM  Southwest Airlines Extends Flight Schedule Through Early March 2019 PR Newswire
10:40AM  Southwest (LUV) Inks Labor Deal With Aircraft Mechanics Zacks
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09:18AM  1 Top Dividend Growth Stock to Buy Now Motley Fool
Jun-27-18 05:03PM  Southwest Airlines And Aircraft Mechanics Fraternal Association Reach Tentative Agreement For Mechanics And Related Employees PR Newswire
03:51PM  5 Top Stock Trades for Thursday Is Microns Run Over? InvestorPlace
01:36PM  The 3 Stocks on the MFM Team's Radar Motley Fool
09:57AM  Airline Stock Roundup: LUV's Troubles, ALK's Expansion Update & More Zacks
Jun-26-18 03:57PM  Southwest Airlines' top pilot talks safety culture: What needs to be done American City Business Journals
02:14PM  Sky Harbor reports increase in May passengers American City Business Journals
08:58AM  Zacks Industry Outlook Highlights: Southwest Airlines, SkyWest, Delta Air Lines, American Airlines Group and JetBlue Airways Zacks
Jun-25-18 05:49PM  Airline Stock Outlook: High Costs Pose Short-Term Challenges Zacks
Jun-23-18 08:45AM  JetBlue Could Make It Hard for the JetBlue Founder's New Airline to Succeed Motley Fool
Jun-22-18 10:07AM  Southwest Bumps Into New Trouble Due to Flight 1380 Incident Zacks
Jun-21-18 07:40PM  [$$] FAA Expands Engine Checks After Southwest Accident The Wall Street Journal
03:55PM  Southwest Airlines facing inquiries into safety and maintenance culture American City Business Journals
03:00PM  8 Southwest Airlines Passengers Are Suing After Fatal Flight Fortune
02:52PM  U.S. passengers file suit against Southwest over fatal engine explosion Reuters
02:49PM  U.S. passengers file suit against Southwest over fatal engine explosion Reuters
02:28PM  Why Southwest Airlines Co (NYSE:LUV) Is An Attractive Investment Simply Wall St.
11:48AM  US watchdog auditing FAA checks of Southwest Air after engine failure Reuters
11:08AM  Stocks drop as trade worries weigh Yahoo Finance
11:05AM  Micron wows investors, Southwest has more issues with regulators, Smith & Wesson sales miss target Yahoo Finance
11:03AM  [$$] FAA Expands Engine Checks After Southwest Accident The Wall Street Journal
08:23AM  After passenger death, audit opened into FAA's oversight of Southwest American City Business Journals
Jun-20-18 11:03PM  [$$] DOT Watchdog Examines FAA Oversight of Southwest Airlines The Wall Street Journal
09:30PM  [$$] DOT Watchdog Reviews FAA Oversight of Southwest Airlines The Wall Street Journal
04:53PM  Mick Mulvaney Says Immigrant Child Separation Policy Is Fair
04:21PM  Airlines Rebuke Trump Policy of Separating Children
03:59PM  After passenger death, audit opened into FAA's oversight of Southwest American City Business Journals
Jun-19-18 09:30PM  American Airlines Suffers the Latest Airline IT Meltdown Motley Fool
02:47PM  By the numbers: How RDU fares in on-time arrivals, departures American City Business Journals
12:48PM  Ultra-low-fare airlines are also among the most profitable, report say American City Business Journals
11:03AM  American Airlines settles antitrust suit for $45M, while Delta holds steady American City Business Journals
09:33AM  Southwest Airlines Co (NYSE:LUV) Has Attractive Fundamentals, Heres Why Simply Wall St.
06:05AM  JetBlue Founder David Neeleman Planning A New U.S. Airline With A Curious Strategy Forbes
Jun-18-18 03:57PM  American Airlines settles antitrust suit for $45M, maintains it did nothing wrong American City Business Journals
01:20PM  Southwest Airlines gets back to advertising after fatal Flight 1380 American City Business Journals
Jun-16-18 02:20PM  American to pay $45M to settle airfare collusion lawsuit Associated Press
Jun-15-18 12:52PM  Argus Downgrades Southwest Airlines On Lower Demand Following April's Engine Failure Benzinga
11:34AM  Airlines: Can Higher Ticket Prices Offset Higher Oil Costs?
10:50AM  Southwest Airlines Ranks Highest In Customer Satisfaction Among Low-Cost Carriers In North America According To J.D. Power PR Newswire
Southwest Airlines Co. operates a passenger airline that provides scheduled air transportation services in the United States and near-international markets. As of December 31, 2017, the company operated a total of 706 Boeing 737 aircraft; and served 100 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, Turks, and Chaos. It also sells frequent flyer points and related services to business partners participating in the Rapid Rewards frequent flyer program, such as car rental agencies, hotels, restaurants, and retailers. In addition, the company offers a suite of digital platforms to support customers needs across the travel journey, including,, an iOS app, an android app, an email subscription service, and push notifications; and, a Website for business customers that offer businesses shared stored company credit cards, company activity reporting, and centralized traveler management services. Southwest Airlines Co. was founded in 1967 and is based in Dallas, Texas.
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