Southwest Airlines Co. (New York Stock Exchange:LUV)

About the company

Southwest Airlines Co. engages in the management of a passenger airline. It offers ancillary services such as earlybird check-in, upgraded boarding, and transportation of pets and unaccompanied minors. It operates in U.S. states, District of Columbia, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, Mexico, Jamaica, The Bahamas, Aruba, Dominican Republic, Costa Rica, Belize, Cuba, the Cayman Islands, and Turks and Caicos. The company was founded by Rollin W. King and Herbert D. Kelleher on March 15, 1967 and is headquartered in Dallas, TX.








Gary C. Kelly


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Industry peers

Name Ticker Market capitalization (in USD Million) Revenues (in USD Million) Price/Book Price/Earning Net margin (in %)
Southwest Airlines Co. LUV 16732.10 21513.00 2.05 9.31 8.46
Delta Air Lines, Inc. DAL 16569.90 45127.00 1.14 4.78 7.76
United Airlines Holdings, Inc. UAL 7814.03 43259.00 0.93 2.61 2.43
American Airlines Group, Inc. AAL 5239.63 43699.00 -2.31 -6.38 -1.69
Alaska Air Group, Inc. ALK 4343.72 8541.00 1.07 8.20 6.24
JetBlue Airways Corp. JBLU 2904.18 7811.00 0.62 12.47 3.32
Allegiant Travel Co. ALGT 1763.36 1799.00 2.21 12.73 7.74
Air Transport Services Group, Inc. ATSG 1647.20 1493.00 2.31 16.11 11.79
LATAM Airlines Group SA LTM 1587.72 10070.00 0.51 8.45 1.89
Sky West, Inc. SKYW 1432.59 2978.00 0.65 5.09 9.47
Spirit Airlines, Inc. SAVE 1110.55 3746.00 0.64 4.40 6.71
Hawaiian Holdings, Inc. HA 620.40 2735.00 0.66 16.10 1.58
Mesa Air Group, Inc. MESA 112.70 732.00 0.26 4.03 3.81

Latest insider transactions

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About 14% of Southwest Airlines employees opt for long-term leave, permanent separation

12h ago, source: The Business Journals

Approximately 14 percent of Southwest Airlines employees have taken one of two leave options the company offered in an ...

Southwest Airlines Co. (LUV): Are Hedge Funds Right About This Stock?

2d ago, source: YAHOO!

Insider Monkey has processed numerous 13F filings of hedge funds and successful value investors to create an extensive ...

Here's how many Southwest Airlines employees have taken buyout packages so far

6d ago, source: The Business Journals

The deadline is approaching for Southwest Airlines employees to take buyout packages the company called the most generous in ...

Southwest Says Atty Used Data to Harass Flight Attendant

7h ago, source: Law360

Southwest Airlines wants a Texas federal judge to remove a Virginia attorney from an employment dispute case for allegedly enlisting an unknown airline employee to provide confidential information ...

On Investments: Southwest Airlines and Biogen stocks are on the Casualty List

5d ago, source:

In a climate of rampant uncertainty, what should an investor do? One place to find candidates is on my Casualty List, stocks ...

As Big Airlines Retrench, Some Carriers Detect an Opening

1d ago, source: Wall Street Journal

For now, though, some carriers are moving to take advantage. After early stay-at-home orders expired in May, Southwest ...

Delta, Southwest Lay Groundwork to Take Federal Loans If Needed

2d ago, source: Bloomberg on

Delta Air Lines Inc. and United Airlines Holdings Inc. are among major airlines that may tap a federal loan program as the ...

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