Southwest Airlines Co (LUV)

53.17
NYSE : Services
Prev Close 53.15
Day Low/High 53.12 / 54.01
52 Wk Low/High 36.05 / 64.39
Avg Volume 4.86M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 598.57M
Market Cap 31.81B
EPS 3.60
P/E Ratio 16.20
Div & Yield 0.50 (0.90%)

Latest News

Weekly Roundup

Political turmoil, terror attack and sharp pullback mark this week's action.

We Love LUV and We're Replenishing Our Holding

We view a pullback in Southwest Airlines as an opportunity to buy back shares we last sold at a much higher price.

American, Delta, and United Are All Being Boosted by Something Surprising

American, Delta, and United Are All Being Boosted by Something Surprising

Big Three U.S. carriers are all looking for fresh revenues.

5 Brands Cashing In On The Solar Eclipse

5 Brands Cashing In On The Solar Eclipse

Bonnie Tyler singing 'Total Eclipse of the Heart' on a cruise ship during the eclipse = mind blown

Is Delta 'The Best Positioned' Airline?

Is Delta 'The Best Positioned' Airline?

As airport constraints lead to higher operating costs for airlines, Delta remains better-positioned than its rivals to take advantage of this trend.

Weekly Roundup

Markets see volatility as geopolitical tensions rise. We closed out one tech position and initiated another.

Stocks Are Fighting Back: Cramer's 'Mad Money' Recap (Wednesday 8/9/17)

Stocks Are Fighting Back: Cramer's 'Mad Money' Recap (Wednesday 8/9/17)

Jim Cramer says Amazon may be mighty powerful, but the blindsided CEOs at the retail competition are starting to wise up.

Southwest Airlines, Alibaba, Procter & Gamble, Clorox: 'Mad Money' Lightning Round

Southwest Airlines, Alibaba, Procter & Gamble, Clorox: 'Mad Money' Lightning Round

Jim Cramer is bullish on Southwest Airlines, Alibaba, Procter & Gamble, and Clorox.

See How Southwest Airlines Ranks Among Analysts' Top Picks With Strong Buyback Activity

A study of analyst recommendations at the major brokerages shows that Southwest Airlines Co is the #29 broker analyst pick among those stocks screened by The Online Investor for strong stock buyback activity. To make that list, a stock must have repurchased at least 5% of its outstanding shares over the trailing twelve month period.

Weekly Roundup

Strong earnings and guidance lift markets. We drop a couple of names from the portfolio.

Tallahassee Airport Looks to Get on the Map With Southwest Service

Tallahassee Airport Looks to Get on the Map With Southwest Service

Tallahassee International Airport director says that with Florida's other airports are running out of space, Southwest and WestJet should look at the state's far north..

Here's How You Can Make a Ton of Money in the Stock Market in August

Here's How You Can Make a Ton of Money in the Stock Market in August

Here are some top picks from our key strategist for August.

There Is a Bizarre Move Happening in Stocks Even as Dow 22,000 Blows Minds

There Is a Bizarre Move Happening in Stocks Even as Dow 22,000 Blows Minds

A divergence between the two indices can signal a pullback in the market.

Nvidia and Disney Lead This List of 18 Must Own Stocks for August

Nvidia and Disney Lead This List of 18 Must Own Stocks for August

These are the stock to buy.

These Two Airline Stocks Have Fallen 50,000 Feet, Very Quickly

These Two Airline Stocks Have Fallen 50,000 Feet, Very Quickly

Only American, Spirit and Southwest have big upside potential.

The Dow Transports Have Mysteriously Plunged - What We Know

The Dow Transports Have Mysteriously Plunged - What We Know

The Dow Jones Transportation Average lagged far behind industrials this month.

These Stocks Are Ready to Reverse Course

These Stocks Are Ready to Reverse Course

This week's bullish and bearish reversal patterns.

Cramer: Can the Pummeled Transports Get Back on Track?

Cramer: Can the Pummeled Transports Get Back on Track?

Rallies led by the financials and backed by the transports are rallies that have genuine staying power.

Crashing, Cruising or Ready for Takeoff

Crashing, Cruising or Ready for Takeoff

Does the pullback in Southwest's shares represent a buying opportunity?

When Stocks Fall and It's Not Their Fault: Cramer's 'Mad Money' Recap (Friday 7/28/17)

When Stocks Fall and It's Not Their Fault: Cramer's 'Mad Money' Recap (Friday 7/28/17)

Jim Cramer says that on big down days, we wonder why we got hit so hard and how it happened.

Weekly Roundup

Earnings help boost markets as D.C. isn't counted on for much of anything. Portfolio action (it was a busy week) includes a new position and a downgrade.

Portfolio Update: Game Plan, Ratings Changes, Bullpen Addition

We have downgraded Wells Fargo and added Activision Blizzard to the Bullpen, among other moves.

Jim Cramer on Amazon, Tesla, Starbucks, Exxon, Chevron, American Airlines, Southwest Airlines, Merck and Tax Reform

Jim Cramer on Amazon, Tesla, Starbucks, Exxon, Chevron, American Airlines, Southwest Airlines, Merck and Tax Reform

TheStreet's Action Alerts PLUS Portfolio Manager Jim Cramer weighs in on Friday's trending stocks.

Jim Cramer Reveals When to Buy Airline Stocks

Jim Cramer Reveals When to Buy Airline Stocks

The airlines are in sell mode, Jim Cramer says.

I Believe 'Ugly' Would Be the Proper Term for the Selloff: Market Recon

I Believe 'Ugly' Would Be the Proper Term for the Selloff: Market Recon

What differentiated traders who were injured yesterday from those able to whether a sudden storm? Diversification.