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Southwest Airlines Co.
IndexS&P 500 P/E12.64 EPS (ttm)3.94 Insider Own0.25% Shs Outstand567.75M Perf Week1.43%
Market Cap28.26B Forward P/E10.28 EPS next Y4.84 Insider Trans-0.95% Shs Float560.66M Perf Month-0.62%
Income2.29B PEG0.79 EPS next Q1.06 Inst Own80.80% Short Float2.42% Perf Quarter-13.70%
Sales21.54B P/S1.31 EPS this Y-2.90% Inst Trans0.21% Short Ratio2.57 Perf Half Y-6.46%
Book/sh17.84 P/B2.79 EPS next Y16.65% ROA14.20% Target Price61.39 Perf Year-23.97%
Cash/sh6.73 P/C7.40 EPS next 5Y15.91% ROE37.50% 52W Range44.28 - 66.52 Perf YTD7.10%
Dividend0.64 P/FCF6.94 EPS past 5Y43.80% ROI17.50% 52W High-25.17% Beta1.42
Dividend %1.29% Quick Ratio0.70 Sales past 5Y4.40% Gross Margin72.40% 52W Low12.42% ATR1.58
Employees58559 Current Ratio0.70 Sales Q/Q5.10% Oper. Margin14.70% RSI (14)55.13 Volatility2.87% 3.36%
OptionableYes Debt/Eq0.34 EPS Q/Q22.40% Profit Margin17.20% Rel Volume0.87 Prev Close49.61
ShortableYes LT Debt/Eq0.31 EarningsJan 24 BMO Payout9.00% Avg Volume5.27M Price49.78
Recom2.10 SMA204.48% SMA50-1.27% SMA200-8.51% Volume4,608,953 Change0.34%
Jan-09-19Reiterated Imperial Capital In-line $57 → $52
Dec-14-18Reiterated Imperial Capital In-line $62 → $57
Dec-04-18Reiterated Imperial Capital In-line $56 → $62
Nov-28-18Initiated Susquehanna Neutral $56
Nov-19-18Initiated Credit Suisse Neutral $54
Nov-12-18Initiated Goldman Neutral $61
Oct-30-18Downgrade JP Morgan Neutral → Underweight
Oct-26-18Reiterated Imperial Capital In-line $66 → $56
Sep-27-18Reiterated Imperial Capital Outperform $60 → $66
Sep-07-18Upgrade Argus Hold → Buy
Aug-24-18Downgrade Wolfe Research Outperform → Peer Perform
Aug-22-18Reiterated Imperial Capital In-line $54 → $60
Jul-27-18Reiterated Cowen Outperform $63 → $66
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 → $65
Mar-22-18Upgrade Buckingham Research Neutral → Buy
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08:53PM  Herb Kelleher, co-founder of Southwest Airlines, dies at 87 Associated Press
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Southwest Airlines Co. operates a passenger airline that provides scheduled air transportation services in the United States and near-international markets. As of December 31, 2017, the company operated a total of 706 Boeing 737 aircraft; and served 100 destinations in 40 states, the District of Columbia, and the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, as well as 10 near-international countries, including Mexico, Jamaica, the Bahamas, Aruba, the Dominican Republic, Costa Rica, Belize, Cuba, the Cayman Islands, and Turks and Caicos. It also sells frequent flyer points and related services to business partners participating in the Rapid Rewards frequent flyer program, such as car rental agencies, hotels, restaurants, and retailers. In addition, the company offers a suite of digital platforms to support customers' needs across the travel journey, including,, an iOS app, an android app, an email subscription service, and push notifications; and, a Website for business customers that offer businesses shared stored company credit cards, company activity reporting, and centralized traveler management services. Southwest Airlines Co. was founded in 1967 and is based in Dallas, Texas.
Insider Trading Relationship Date Transaction Cost #Shares Value ($) #Shares Total SEC Form 4
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MONTFORD JOHN TDirectorNov 19Sale52.3595650,04222,039Nov 20 04:22 PM
Watterson Andrew MEVP & Chief Revenue OfficerAug 17Sale59.286,130363,40512,131Aug 20 05:04 PM
DENISON JOHN GDirectorAug 07Option Exercise7.7610,00077,60050,599Aug 08 05:03 PM
MONTFORD JOHN TDirectorAug 07Sale58.2743025,05423,853Aug 08 05:12 PM
Shaw Mark RSVP,Gen Counsel,Corp.SecretaryJul 30Sale58.354,910286,50611,036Jul 31 05:20 PM
BROOKS DOUGLAS HDirectorMar 13Option Exercise12.0410,000120,40056,269Mar 14 06:08 PM
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Van de Ven Michael GChief Operating OfficerMar 02Sale57.3531,0991,783,395161,283Mar 05 05:55 PM
Wells Gregory DEVP, Daily OperationsFeb 27Sale58.888,323490,06622,439Feb 28 04:48 PM
KELLY GARY CChairman of the Board & CEOFeb 22Sale58.414,725275,987485,597Feb 23 05:59 PM
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Romo TammyEVP & CFOFeb 22Sale57.9520,2721,174,73087,475Feb 23 05:31 PM
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