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LUV Stock Price Today $63.32
Year To Date
The Year To Date (YTD) return is +26.69%.
52 Week Low
The 52 Week Low stock price is 48.71 set on Wed, Jan 25, 2017 which is 321 days ago.
The current price per share is 29.99% above the 52 week low.
52 Week High
The 52 Week High stock price is $64.39 set on Fri, Jul 7, 2017 which is 158 days ago.
The current price per share is -1.66% below the 52 week high.
All Time High
The All Time High stock price is $64.39 set on Fri, Jul 7, 2017 which is 158 days ago.
The current price per share is -1.66% below the all time high.
Southwest Airlines Stock Charts
5 Year Stock Chart
The Southwest Airlines 5 year stock chart shows the historical prices over the previous 60 months.
1 Year Stock Chart
The Southwest Airlines 1 year stock chart shows the historical prices over the previous 12 months.
50 Day Moving Average
The 50 Day Moving Average is at $57.55 which is 10.03% below the stock price of $63.32.
200 Day Moving Average
The 200 Day Moving Average is at 55.09 which is 14.94% below the stock price of $63.32.
Because both the 50 DMA and 200 DMA are below the current stock price, this can be considered a bullish technical indicator.
Since the stock price is very far from both moving averages, a price retracement towards the moving averages should not be unexpected.
LUV Company Profile
Southwest Airlines Co is a Consumer Discretionary stock that trades on the NYSE and has a market capitalization of $37.58 Billion.
Southwest Airlines is one of the 20 Dow Transports.
Southwest Airlines Co. (Southwest) operates Southwest Airlines, a passenger airline that provides scheduled air transportation in the United States and near-international markets. The Company provides point-to-point service. The Company offers ancillary service offerings, such as Southwest's EarlyBird Check-In and transportation of pets and unaccompanied minors, in accordance with Southwest's respective policies. Southwest's Rapid Rewards frequent flyer program enables program members (Members) to earn points for every dollar spent on Southwest fares. Its Internet Website, Southwest.com, is an avenue for Southwest customers to purchase and manage travel online. As of December 31, 2016, Southwest operated a total of 723 Boeing 737 aircraft and served 101 destinations in 40 states, the District of Columbia, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, and eight near-international countries: Mexico, Jamaica, The Bahamas, Aruba, Dominican Republic, Costa Rica, Belize, and Cuba.
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Earnings Per Share
The EPS is $3.49.
Price To Earnings Ratio
The P/E Ratio is 18.13%.
Southwest Airlines has a relatively low price to earnings ratio compared to the overal S&P 500 average, which is about 25%.
Some investors look for very low p/e stocks with the hopes of investing in an undervalued stock. Of course, this is just one factor to consider.
The Earnings Release Date was Thu, Oct 26, 2017.
Since this earnings release 47 days ago, the stock price is up by +10.78%.
Many investors know the importance of a companies earnings report. Also, the market reaction to the earnings release can be even more important and can help in making a prediction of a future price forecast of the shares.
A significant post earnings announcement percentage move can continue or reverse an existing trend for several days or weeks after the earnings date.
The next Earnings Release Date is on Thu, Jan 25, 2018, which is in 44 days.
Southwest Airlines Dividend
The Annual Dividend Yield is 0.79%.
Since the Ex-Date on Wed, Dec 6, 2017, 6 days ago, the stock price is up by 3.60%. (The next ex-dividend date will be around Tue, Mar 6, 2018.)
Dividend Pay Date
The Pay Date is Thu, Jan 4, 2018 which is in 23 days.
Investors should understand the dividend history of a company. Dividend history will show the dividend payments disbursed to investors over the years.