Insider News of Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE:LUV)


Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE:LUV) currently has a “Sell” signals on Composite indicators by TrendSpotter. While the Short-Term Technical Indicators for the stock on 7-Day Average Directional Indicator shows “Sell” signal. 10 – 8 Day Moving Average Hilo Channel shows “Hold” signal. While 20-Day Moving Average VS Current Price shows “Sell” Signal.

Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE:LUV) gained 1 Percent and closed its previous trading session at $57.73. The stock traded with the average Volume of 5.08 Million at the end of last session.

Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE:LUV) has the Market Capitalization of 34.34 Billion. The Stock has its 52-week High of $66.99 and 52-Week Low of $49.76 and it touched its 52-week high on 12/21/17 and 52-Week Low on 09/06/17.

The company reported its last earnings Actual EPS of $0.77/share. While, the analyst predicted that the company could provide an EPS of $0.77/share.

Several analysts are forecasting growth estimate of Southwest Airlines Co. for the current quarter to be 32.8%. Their projections for the Next Quarter growth is 29 percent. While for the Next 5 years, the company could expect a growth of 15.19% per annum, whereas in the past Five years Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE:LUV) showed a growth of 48.15 Percent per annum.

Sell side analysts plays vital role in buying and selling a stock where 6 analysts rated Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE:LUV) as Buy, 0 analysts given Outperform signal, 1 reported Hold, and 0 analysts rated the stock as Sell.

The stock’s current distance from 20-Day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) is -4.4% where SMA50 and SMA200 are -7.94% and -1.43% respectively.

The company shows its Return on Assets (ROA) value of 14.4%. The Return on Equity (ROE) value stands at 38.8%. While it’s Return on Investment (ROI) value is 26.5%.

Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE:LUV) currently has a Weekly Volatility of 3.36% percent while its Monthly Volatility is at 2.77% percent. While talking about Performance of the Stock, Southwest Airlines Co. currently has a Weekly performance of -0.28%, monthly performance percentage is -11.82 percent, Quarterly performance is 8.41 percent, 6 months performance shows a percent value of 4.58% and Yearly Performance is 4.38 percent.

Company Profile:

Southwest Airlines (NYSE:LUV ) is a major domestic airline headquartered in Dallas, Texas. The company  provides primarily shorthaul, high-frequency, point-to-point, low-fare service.  Southwest operates over Boeing 737 aircraft in numerous cities. Southwest has the lowest operating cost structure in the domestic airline industry and consistently offers the lowest and simplest fares. Southwest also has one of the best overall Customer Service records.