LUV - Southwest Airlines Co.

LUV valuation $30.67 billion

Stock Price

45.18
Change: ↓ -1.81 (-3.8519%)
Last Update: 2015-01-30T16:17:37-05:00
Shares Outstanding: 678,744,363
Industry: Airlines
Website Investor Relations

In its 44th year of service, Dallas-based Southwest Airlines has approximately 45,000 employees serving more than 100 million Customers annually.

Based on the most recent data available from the U.S. Department of Transportation, Southwest is the nation’s largest carrier in terms of originating domestic passengers boarded.

The airline also operates the largest fleet of Boeing aircraft in the world to serve 93 destinations in 40 states, the District of Columbia, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, and five near-international countries via wholly owned subsidiary, AirTran Airways.

Southwest acquired AirTran Airways in May 2011 and by the end of 2014 intends to complete the full integration of the AirTran network into Southwest. With 41 consecutive years of profitability, the People of Southwest and AirTran operate more than 3,600 flights a day.

Southwest seeks to enhance Shareholder value through capital efficiency and our targeted 15 percent pre-tax return on invested capital (excluding special items).

In 2013, Southwest returned $611 million to Shareholders through repurchasing $540 million of common stock (approximately 38 million shares) and distributing $71 million in dividends.

LUV is Southwest’s stock exchange symbol, selected to represent its home at Dallas Love Field, as well as the theme of Southwest’s Stakeholder relationships. 

Stock Price Data

Open: 46.34 Previous Close: 46.99
High: 46.78 Low: 45.10
Bid: 45.17 Ask: 45.30

Bid Size: 600 Ask Size: 400
Raw Bid Size: 6 Raw Ask Size: 4
Trade Volume: 65005 Share Volume: 11899660
Last Trade Date: 2015-01-30 Last Trade Time: 16:02:35-05:00
Vwap: 45.7004484 EPS: 1.64

Fundamental Data

PE ratio: 27.90 PB ratio: 4.126
Beta: 0.982757

52 Week High: 47.1738 52 Week Low: 20.23
52 Week High Vwap: 46.5955 52 Week Low Vwap: 20.424
52 Week High Volume: 23476141 52 Week Low Volume: 2665502
52 Week Avg Volume: 7546177

Dividend Data

Dividend: 0.06 Date: 2015-03-03
Amount: 0.24 Yield: 0.511
Frequency: Q Paydate: 2015-03-26
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