Southwest Airlines Co (LUV)

37.24
NYSE : Services
Prev Close 37.33
Day Low/High 36.77 / 37.39
52 Wk Low/High 33.96 / 51.34
Avg Volume 7.11M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 620.23M
Market Cap 23.15B
EPS 3.30
P/E Ratio 9.90
Div & Yield 0.40 (1.10%)

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Here Are 2 Airline Stocks Ready to Make Big Gains

Here Are 2 Airline Stocks Ready to Make Big Gains

The two airlines serve more than a quarter of a billion passengers a year and have performed well financially.

Southwest, Long an Airline Rebel, Stands Alone on Hedging Strategy

Southwest, Long an Airline Rebel, Stands Alone on Hedging Strategy

Southwest Airlines stands alone in that it doesn't charge for first and second checked bags and continues to hedge fuel costs.

Charge and Catch Fire: A History of Exploding Batteries and Other Product Recalls

Charge and Catch Fire: A History of Exploding Batteries and Other Product Recalls

Companies from Toshiba to Mattel have been plagued by safety concerns and large-scale product recalls.

Southwest Airlines (LUV) Stock Coverage Initiated at Imperial

Southwest Airlines (LUV) Stock Coverage Initiated at Imperial

Imperial Capital initiated coverage of Southwest Airlines (LUV) stock on Friday with an 'outperform' rating.

Jim Cramer's 'Mad Money' Recap: The Perils of Competition

Jim Cramer's 'Mad Money' Recap: The Perils of Competition

When it comes to stock prices, competition has a lot of influence, Cramer says.

Here's Why Southwest Airlines (LUV) Stock Is Advancing Today

Here's Why Southwest Airlines (LUV) Stock Is Advancing Today

Southwest Airlines (LUV) posted its August traffic results and eased concerns about excess capacity.

Jim Cramer -- Airline Stocks Are Flying Again

Jim Cramer -- Airline Stocks Are Flying Again

Shares are flying as the companies say everything is ok, Cramer says.

Play the 'Zika Effect' With These 2 Absurdly Cheap Airline Stocks

Play the 'Zika Effect' With These 2 Absurdly Cheap Airline Stocks

Zika virus fears are beating down these two intrinsically strong airline stocks. Now's the time to buy them, before these temporary anxieties subside.

AT&T Drones Could Cut Inspection Times by 20%

AT&T Drones Could Cut Inspection Times by 20%

AT&T's newest network technology started on the back of a napkin and is now flying to difficult-to-reach places.

'Mad Money' Lightning Round: Buy, Buy, Buy J.C. Penney

'Mad Money' Lightning Round: Buy, Buy, Buy J.C. Penney

Cramer says Ellie Mae is fantastic and Altria is best of breed for yield.

Jim Cramer's 'Mad Money' Recap: What Is Going on With This Market?

Jim Cramer's 'Mad Money' Recap: What Is Going on With This Market?

Cramer said the market is a ball of confusion and he doesn't blame any investor for sitting on the sidelines a while.

United Airlines Shares Take Off on Management Reshuffle

United Airlines Shares Take Off on Management Reshuffle

United shares were in a steep climb after the company hired away rival American Airline's CEO.

Southwest Airlines Shares Hold Early Gains

Southwest Airlines Shares Hold Early Gains

A news-inspired breakout could carry the stock much higher.

Trending Tickers: NEM, FCX, LUV, NAVI

Trending Tickers: NEM, FCX, LUV, NAVI

Shares of Newmont Mining and Freeport-McMoRan get a boost on a bullish commodities report.

Southwest Flies Towards Labor Peace, Clearing Some Turbulence for Investors

Southwest Flies Towards Labor Peace, Clearing Some Turbulence for Investors

The airline has an agreement in principle with its pilots, trying to end a four year stalemate that has grown increasingly rancorous in recent months

JBLU and LUV: Flying High, but Selling Low

JBLU and LUV: Flying High, but Selling Low

Pretend you're seeing discounted tickets with JetBlue and Southwest shares.

Southwest's Labor Chief Heads for Exit as Union Talks Drag On

Southwest's Labor Chief Heads for Exit as Union Talks Drag On

The airline, squeezed between a new generation of discounters and more streamlined legacy airlines, has been unable to reach deals with key unions for more than three years.

Hey, Insiders! Why Aren't You Buying?

Sellers have far outnumbered buyers among officers and directors of companies.

Morning Movers: HON, FB, DAL, CHK, RIG

Morning Movers: HON, FB, DAL, CHK, RIG

Honeywell may be further boosting its position in industrial software with a potential new $3 billion tie-up.

Stocks Party Like it's 1999, Investors Look for More Gains Today

Stocks Party Like it's 1999, Investors Look for More Gains Today

Stocks look to build on Thursday's broad gains, which put all 3 major U.S. stock indexes into record territory, the first time that's happened in the same day since 1999.

Why Didn't Delta Prevent Its Power Outage?

Why Didn't Delta Prevent Its Power Outage?

The systemic failure of Delta's power systems, coupled with the recent failures of some of its competitors' computer systems, raises the question of how preventable Monday's incident was.

Questions Abound as Delta Power Outage Should Have Been Preventable

Questions Abound as Delta Power Outage Should Have Been Preventable

As Delta returns to normal, questions still linger about the airline industry's technical issues.