Southwest Airlines Co (LUV)

55.63
NYSE : Services
Prev Close 55.95
Day Low/High 55.34 / 56.15
52 Wk Low/High 35.42 / 59.68
Avg Volume 5.68M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 604.61M
Market Cap 33.83B
EPS 3.60
P/E Ratio 15.76
Div & Yield 0.40 (0.70%)

Latest News

Mondelez International, JetBlue: 'Mad Money' Lightning Round

Mondelez International, JetBlue: 'Mad Money' Lightning Round

Jim Cramer says, 'I like snacks.' He also likes Mondelez International.

Turnarounds are Tenuous Things: Cramer's 'Mad Money' Recap (Wednesday 04/19/17)

Turnarounds are Tenuous Things: Cramer's 'Mad Money' Recap (Wednesday 04/19/17)

IBM's busted turnaround and difficult transition story shaved more than 50 points off the Dow, says Jim Cramer.

United Airlines Stock Back in the Green Following Strong Quarterly Earnings

United Airlines Stock Back in the Green Following Strong Quarterly Earnings

But Cowen thinks that airline stocks are range bound.

United Prepping for Round 2 of PR Slugfest as Earnings Arrive

United Prepping for Round 2 of PR Slugfest as Earnings Arrive

United Airlines will likely have OK earnings, but Cramer would rather buy Southwest Airlines.

10 Things We Learned From Our Daily Facebook Show With Jim Cramer

10 Things We Learned From Our Daily Facebook Show With Jim Cramer

A few important takeaways from our daily Facebook show with Jim Cramer.

Jim Cramer: I Think United Continental's Earnings Will Be OK

Jim Cramer: I Think United Continental's Earnings Will Be OK

TheStreet's Jim Cramer thinks United Continental's UAL earnings will be "okay" when they are released on Monday

Worry About Losing Money, Nightmares Don't Matter: Jim Cramer's View

Worry About Losing Money, Nightmares Don't Matter: Jim Cramer's View

Cramer shares his views on how sometimes the market just wants to go down, and how public relations nightmares don't matter to investors.

Southwest Airlines Cargo Adds To Trophy Case

Southwest Airlines Cargo Adds To Trophy Case

Carrier honored with one of the top awards for Air Cargo Excellence

Weekly Roundup

Banks kick off earnings season while market concerns take an international focus. Portfolio moves include a downgrade of a tech stock.

International Flavors & Fragrances: Cramer's Top Takeaways

International Flavors & Fragrances: Cramer's Top Takeaways

Andreas Fibig, CEO of International Flavors & Fragrances, tells Jim Cramer it's all about art and science.

Incytes: Cramer's Top Takeaways

Incytes: Cramer's Top Takeaways

Jim Cramer cites Incyte's solid fundamentals.

Scotts Miracle-Gro, AMN Healthcare Services, SemGroup: 'Mad Money' Lightning Round

Scotts Miracle-Gro, AMN Healthcare Services, SemGroup: 'Mad Money' Lightning Round

Jim Cramer is bullish on Scotts Miracle-Gro, AMN Healthcare Services, SemGroup and AMC Networks.

Bank Earnings Are at a Critical Turning Point: Cramer's 'Mad Money' Recap (Wednesday 4/12/17)

Bank Earnings Are at a Critical Turning Point: Cramer's 'Mad Money' Recap (Wednesday 4/12/17)

Loss of bank leadership and the recent pullback are major factors in what's ailing the markets, says Jim Cramer.

How Are Our Holdings Doing Today?

Taking stock of Southwest, PepsiCo, Facebook and others.

Whole Foods Markets: Cramer's Top Takeaways

Whole Foods Markets: Cramer's Top Takeaways

Jim Cramer says Whole Foods has historically played the long game, much to its peril on Wall Street.

Biotechs Catching Their Breath: Cramer's 'Off The Charts'

Biotechs Catching Their Breath: Cramer's 'Off The Charts'

Some recent high-flying biotechs may be preparing for their next surge.

Exelon, Valley National Bancorp, Skyworks Solutions: 'Mad Money' Lightning Round

Exelon, Valley National Bancorp, Skyworks Solutions: 'Mad Money' Lightning Round

Jim Cramer is bullish on Exelon and Valley National Bancorp, but he's bearish on AxoGen and SeaDrill Limited.

The Real Trump Trade May Be Gold: Cramer's 'Mad Money' Recap (Tuesday 4/11/17)

The Real Trump Trade May Be Gold: Cramer's 'Mad Money' Recap (Tuesday 4/11/17)

Political negatives keep popping up, forcing us to rethink the Trump trade, says Jim Cramer.

Taking a Different Approach on Southwest

This is the go-to name on the long side of the airline sector.

Buying More Southwest, Trimming a Utility

Pullback opens a door for airline stock; American Electric Power hits resistance.

United Airlines Investors Moving Past Violent Viral Video

United Airlines Investors Moving Past Violent Viral Video

Pay attention to stocks that plow right through bad news.

Looking for Openings in a Shaky Market

As oil and Treasuries struggle, we're eyeing opportunities.

Can Demand Keep Up With Soaring Airline Capacity Increases?

Can Demand Keep Up With Soaring Airline Capacity Increases?

This quarter, Deutsche Bank sees a North America capacity increase of 4.3%.

Don't Let Controversy Drag You Off United Airlines Stock

Don't Let Controversy Drag You Off United Airlines Stock

I've learned to pay attention to stocks that plow right through bad news.

Don't Get Dragged Off United

Don't Get Dragged Off United

I've learned to pay attention to stocks that plow right through bad news.

Southwest Could Jump 31% This Year

Southwest Could Jump 31% This Year

Warren Buffett recently surprised Wall Street by making an ambitious $10 billion bet on America's four largest airlines. Southwest's bright prospects help explain why.

Cramer: P.R. Nightmares Don't Matter to Airline Investors

Cramer: P.R. Nightmares Don't Matter to Airline Investors

United Continental's bad publicity is irrelevant to shareholders; it's all about discipline and revenue per seat mile.

Delta and United Look to Move Past Recent Guidance Missteps

Delta and United Look to Move Past Recent Guidance Missteps

Delta missed unit revenue guidance last week, after United failed to provide accurate capacity guidance in March. This week, both carriers will report on recent performances.