Consumer ServicesTravel & Leisure
  • Price (USD)63.23
  • Today's Change0.57 / 0.91%
  • Shares traded8.64m
  • 1 Year change+84.56%
  • Beta1.2593
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About the company

Southwest Airlines Co. (Southwest) operates Southwest Airlines, a passenger airline that provides scheduled air transportation in the United States and near-international markets. The Company provides point-to-point service. 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. Southwest's Rapid Rewards frequent flyer program enables program members (Members) to earn points for every dollar spent on Southwest fares. Its Internet Website, Southwest.com, is an avenue for Southwest customers to purchase and manage travel online. As of December 31, 2016, Southwest operated a total of 723 Boeing 737 aircraft and served 101 destinations in 40 states, the District of Columbia, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, and eight near-international countries: Mexico, Jamaica, The Bahamas, Aruba, Dominican Republic, Costa Rica, Belize, and Cuba.

  • Revenue in USD (TTM)9.05bn
  • Net income in USD-3.07bn
  • Incorporated1967
  • Employees56.50k
  • Location
    Southwest Airlines Co2702 Love Field DrPO Box 36611DALLAS 75235-1611United StatesUSA
  • Phone+1 (214) 792-4000
  • Websitehttps://www.southwest.com/
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Peer analysis

Key Information
CompanyRevenue (TTM)Net income (TTM)Market capEmployeesPrice/earnings (TTM)Price/book value (MRQ)Price/cash flow (TTM)Price/sales (TTM)EPS (excl. extraordinary items, TTM)EPS (incl. extraordinary items, TTM)Revenue per share (TTM)Book value per share (MRQ)Asset turnover (TTM)Inventory turnover (TTM)Receivables turnover (TTM)Revenues per employee (TTM)Return on avg assets (TTM)Return on avg assets (5 yr avg)Return on investment (TTM)Return on investment (5 yr avg)Gross margin (TTM)Gross margin
(5 yr avg)
Net profit margin (TTM)Net Profit margin
(5 yr avg)
Quick ratio (MRQ)Interest coverage (TTM)Total debt to capital (MRQ)Payout ratio
(5 yr avg)
(YOY change %)
(5 yr growth rate)
Net income
(YOY change %)
Net income
(5 yr growth rate)
Capital expenditure
(5 yr growth rate)
(5 yr growth rate)
Alaska Air Group, Inc.3.57bn-1.32bn8.87bn19.36k--2.96--2.49-10.71-10.7128.8924.050.263833.778.88184,222.80-9.792.55-13.553.4638.9256.34-
American Airlines Group Inc17.34bn-8.89bn14.69bn102.70k------0.8475-18.60-18.6035.83-11.050.28425.6211.21168,821.80-14.57-0.3924-20.40-0.551443.8161.47-51.25-0.57670.5722-9.571.27---62.12-15.81-626.99---20.46--
United Airlines Holdings Inc15.36bn-7.07bn18.17bn74.40k--2.94--1.18-25.36-25.3654.9719.110.27388.3611.55206,384.40-12.610.9581-16.731.3445.4660.99-
Delta Air Lines, Inc.17.10bn-12.39bn31.15bn74.00k--20.31--1.82-19.50-19.5026.892.400.250412.748.04231,013.50-18.141.41-24.672.0326.1452.85-72.452.171.05-2.720.9582.39-63.63-15.93-359.81---8.40--
Southwest Airlines Co9.05bn-3.07bn37.05bn56.50k--4.17--4.09-5.30-5.3016.0115.030.29926.5512.87160,141.60-10.164.62-13.966.5665.8773.34-33.976.251.97-17.750.537922.58-59.66-14.52-235.48---24.81--
Data as of Apr 13 2021. Currency figures normalised to Southwest Airlines Co's reporting currency: US Dollar USD

Institutional shareholders

42.86%Per cent of shares held by top holders
HolderShares% Held
PRIMECAP Management Co.as of 31 Dec 202065.21m11.04%
The Vanguard Group, Inc.as of 31 Dec 202049.72m8.42%
SSgA Funds Management, Inc.as of 31 Dec 202042.89m7.26%
BlackRock Fund Advisorsas of 31 Dec 202026.00m4.40%
Fidelity Management & Research Co. LLCas of 31 Dec 202025.22m4.27%
Geode Capital Management LLCas of 31 Dec 202010.21m1.73%
T. Rowe Price Associates, Inc. (Investment Management)as of 31 Dec 20209.56m1.62%
Artisan Partners LPas of 31 Dec 20209.36m1.59%
Putnam Investment Management LLCas of 31 Dec 20208.62m1.46%
American Century Investment Management, Inc.as of 31 Dec 20206.37m1.08%
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Data from 31 Dec 2020 - 31 Dec 2020Source: FactSet Research Systems Inc.
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