It has a 17.7 P/E ratio. 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. Next quarter's EPS is estimated at $0.89 and the next full year EPS is projected to be $4.52. SEP's profit would be $269.22M giving it 13.34 P/E if the $0.85 EPS is correct. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $1.19 EPS. About 3.78 million shares traded. It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500.
Analysts await Southwest Airlines Co (NYSE:LUV) to report earnings on October, 25. Vetr upgraded Southwest Airlines from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating and set a $60.24 price target for the company in a research note on Thursday, March 30th. (NASDAQ:ULBI) hit a new 52-week high and has $7.97 target or 7.00% above today's $7.45 share price. In the capital asset pricing model, beta risk is the only kind of risk for which investors should receive an predictable return higher than the risk-free rate of interest.
MRVL's shares were trading -2.78% below from the 52-week high price mark of $18.72 and 47.97% above from the 52-week price bottom of $12.3. Ferguson Wellman Capital Management Inc stated it has 0.01% in Southwest Airlines Co (NYSE:LUV). The firm earned "Outperform" rating on Friday, September 9 by Imperial Capital. The company was maintained on Friday, January 27 by Cowen & Co. Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE:LUV) is 3.17% above its 200-day moving average, providing a measure of resistance for long positions. During the same period in the previous year, the firm earned $0.88 earnings per share. Another trade for 15,273 shares valued at $872,769 was sold by Van de Ven Michael G. Lamb Jeff sold $1.21 million worth of Southwest Airlines Co (NYSE:LUV) on Thursday, May 25. Guardian Life Insurance Co. of America now owns 2,374 shares of the airline's stock worth $128,000 after purchasing an additional 15 shares during the period.
More notable recent Southwest Airlines Co (NYSE:LUV) news were published by: "Prnewswire.com which released: "Southwest Airlines Announces Promotion Of Linda Rutherford" on September 29, 2017, also Investorplace.com with their article: "Southwest Airlines Co (LUV) Stock Survived the Turbulence â€" Go Long" published on September 14, 2017, Seekingalpha.com published: "Southwest Airlines: "The Safe Airline?" on October 02, 2017. It has outperformed by 20.93% the S&P500. The company's price to sales ratio for trailing twelve months is 1176.64 and price to book ratio for most recent quarter is 2.93, whereas price to cash per share for the most recent quarter is 3.67. Southwest Airlines Company (LUV) now has a 14 day Williams %R of -19.28. The Texas-based Ray Gerald L & Associates Ltd has invested 7.07% in the stock. 463.31 million shares or 1.17% less from 468.79 million shares in 2017Q1 were reported.
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The institutional investor owned 250,705 shares of the company's stock after buying an additional 2,330 shares during the quarter. The company reported $1.01 EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.87 by $0.14. (NYSE:MRK) for 2.88M shares.
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Investors sentiment decreased to 0.83 in 2017 Q2. Its down 0.07, from 0.9 in 2017Q1. The original version of this news story can be accessed at https://baseballnewssource.com/markets/gotham-asset-management-llc-reduces-position-in-southwest-airlines-company-luv/1702184.html. 30 funds opened positions while 71 raised stakes. Usca Ria Limited Liability Corp owns 24,431 shares. Hudson Bay Capital Limited Partnership has invested 0.22% in INC Research Holdings Inc (NASDAQ:INCR). Spark Invest Mgmt Limited Liability Com invested in 76,100 shares.
Omnicom Group Inc. (NYSE:OMC) exchanged hands 1,571,625 shares versus average trading capacity of 1.95M shares, while its relative trading volume is 0.81. 8,955 were reported by Johnson Inv Counsel. Leavell Mngmt Incorporated holds 4,800 shares. Nomura Holding stated it has 0.1% of its portfolio in Southwest Airlines Co (NYSE:LUV). Captrust Financial invested 0.01% of its portfolio in Southwest Airlines Co (NYSE:LUV).
In the market the company is trading down since yesterday's close of 58.44. Moreover, Tiedemann Wealth Mngmt has 1.11% invested in Spectra Energy Partners, LP (NYSE:SEP) for 354,454 shares. Perhaps, that suggests something about why 91.13% of the outstanding share supply is held by institutional investors. Royal Bank Of Scotland Group Plc, a United Kingdom-based fund reported 344,897 shares.#img1#. Weyerhaeuser Co.is given 4 buy-equivalent recommendations, 0 sells and 6 holds. Therefore 0 are positive.
Several analysts have issued reports on the company. The stock has "Market Perform" rating by Bernstein on Wednesday, May 11. The firm has "Outperform" rating given on Friday, January 22 by Credit Suisse. Evercore upgraded the shares of LUV in report on Tuesday, July 26 to "Buy" rating. The stock of Southwest Airlines Co (NYSE:LUV) has "Outperform" rating given on Friday, April 28 by Imperial Capital. Jefferies downgraded MakeMyTrip Limited (NASDAQ:MMYT) on Thursday, August 10 to "Hold" rating.