NASDAQ:AAL - American Airlines Group Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$33.99 +0.42 (+1.25 %)
(As of 12/10/2018 02:42 PM ET)
Previous Close$33.57
Today's Range$32.61 - $34.17
52-Week Range$30.24 - $59.08
Volume6.43 million shs
Average Volume7.92 million shs
Market Capitalization$15.46 billion
P/E Ratio6.97
Dividend Yield1.19%
American Airlines Group Inc., through its subsidiaries, operates as a network air carrier. It provides scheduled air transportation services for passengers and cargo. As of December 31, 2017, the company operated a mainline fleet of 948 aircraft. It serves 350 destinations in approximately 50 countries, principally from its hubs in Charlotte, Chicago, Dallas/Fort Worth, Los Angeles, Miami, New York, Philadelphia, and Phoenix, as well as in Washington, D.C. The company was formerly known as AMR Corporation and changed its name to American Airlines Group Inc. in December 2013. American Airlines Group Inc. was founded in 1934 and is headquartered in Fort Worth, Texas.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Air transportation, scheduled
Current SymbolNASDAQ:AAL
Previous Symbol


Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A
Current Ratio0.58
Quick Ratio0.48


Trailing P/E Ratio6.97
Forward P/E Ratio7.45
P/E Growth0.97

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$42.21 billion
Price / Sales0.37
Cash Flow$9.1126 per share
Price / Cash Flow3.73
Book Value$8.20 per share
Price / Book4.15


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$4.88
Net Income$1.92 billion
Net Margins3.06%
Return on Equity568.86%
Return on Assets3.99%


Outstanding Shares460,580,000
Market Cap$15.46 billion

American Airlines Group (NASDAQ:AAL) Frequently Asked Questions

What is American Airlines Group's stock symbol?

American Airlines Group trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "AAL."

How often does American Airlines Group pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for American Airlines Group?

American Airlines Group announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, October 26th. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, November 6th will be given a dividend of $0.10 per share on Tuesday, November 20th. This represents a $0.40 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.18%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, November 5th. View American Airlines Group's Dividend History.

How will American Airlines Group's stock buyback program work?

American Airlines Group announced that its Board of Directors has authorized a share repurchase program on Saturday, April 8th 2017, which authorizes the company to buyback $2,000,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization authorizes the company to repurchase up to 8.2% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback programs are usually a sign that the company's board believes its stock is undervalued.

How were American Airlines Group's earnings last quarter?

American Airlines Group Inc (NASDAQ:AAL) released its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, October, 25th. The airline reported $1.13 earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $1.12 by $0.01. The airline earned $11.56 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $11.55 billion. American Airlines Group had a net margin of 3.06% and a return on equity of 568.86%. View American Airlines Group's Earnings History.

When is American Airlines Group's next earnings date?

American Airlines Group is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, January 24th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for American Airlines Group.

What guidance has American Airlines Group issued on next quarter's earnings?

American Airlines Group issued an update on its FY 2018 earnings guidance on Thursday, October, 25th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $4.50-5.00 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $4.24.

What price target have analysts set for AAL?

17 Wall Street analysts have issued twelve-month price targets for American Airlines Group's shares. Their forecasts range from $40.00 to $62.00. On average, they anticipate American Airlines Group's stock price to reach $49.75 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 46.4% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for American Airlines Group.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for American Airlines Group?

17 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for American Airlines Group in the last year. There are currently 4 hold ratings and 13 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for American Airlines Group.

Has American Airlines Group been receiving favorable news coverage?

News coverage about AAL stock has trended very positive recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research firm identifies negative and positive news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. American Airlines Group earned a news impact score of 3.9 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media coverage about the airline a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near future.

Are investors shorting American Airlines Group?

American Airlines Group saw a drop in short interest in the month of November. As of November 15th, there was short interest totalling 26,805,787 shares, a drop of 19.7% from the October 31st total of 33,402,262 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 9,234,393 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 2.9 days. Currently, 5.9% of the shares of the stock are sold short. View American Airlines Group's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of American Airlines Group's key competitors?

Who are American Airlines Group's key executives?

American Airlines Group's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. William Douglas Parker, Chairman & CEO (Age 56)
  • Mr. Robert D. Isom Jr., Pres (Age 54)
  • Mr. Derek J. Kerr, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 53)
  • Ms. Maya Leibman, Exec. VP & Chief Information Officer (Age 51)
  • Mr. Stephen L. Johnson, Exec. VP of Corp. Affairs (Age 61)

Who are American Airlines Group's major shareholders?

American Airlines Group's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Primecap Management Co. CA (14.97%), Vanguard Group Inc. (6.11%), BlackRock Inc. (5.02%), FMR LLC (2.25%), Lansdowne Partners UK LLP (1.60%) and Capital World Investors (1.43%). Company insiders that own American Airlines Group stock include Alberto Ibarguen, David Sidoo, Derek J Kerr, Devinder Randhawa, Elise R Eberwein, James F Albaugh, Jeffrey D Benjamin, John T Cahill, Matthew J Hart, Maya Leibman, Ray M Robinson, Richard C Kraemer, Robert D Isom Jr and W Douglas Parker. View Institutional Ownership Trends for American Airlines Group.

Which institutional investors are selling American Airlines Group stock?

AAL stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Man Group plc, TIAA CREF Investment Management LLC, BlackRock Inc., Vanguard Group Inc., Teachers Advisors LLC, Neuberger Berman Group LLC and State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D. Company insiders that have sold American Airlines Group company stock in the last year include Derek J Kerr, Matthew J Hart, Richard C Kraemer, Robert D Isom Jr and W Douglas Parker. View Insider Buying and Selling for American Airlines Group.

Which institutional investors are buying American Airlines Group stock?

AAL stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Primecap Management Co. CA, Capital World Investors, Lansdowne Partners UK LLP, RWC Asset Management LLP, Frontier Capital Management Co. LLC, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Bank of New York Mellon Corp and NWI Management LP. Company insiders that have bought American Airlines Group stock in the last two years include David Sidoo, Devinder Randhawa, James F Albaugh, Jeffrey D Benjamin and John T Cahill. View Insider Buying and Selling for American Airlines Group.

How do I buy shares of American Airlines Group?

Shares of AAL can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is American Airlines Group's stock price today?

One share of AAL stock can currently be purchased for approximately $33.99.

How big of a company is American Airlines Group?

American Airlines Group has a market capitalization of $15.46 billion and generates $42.21 billion in revenue each year. The airline earns $1.92 billion in net income (profit) each year or $4.88 on an earnings per share basis. American Airlines Group employs 103,100 workers across the globe.

What is American Airlines Group's official website?

The official website for American Airlines Group is

How can I contact American Airlines Group?

American Airlines Group's mailing address is 4333 AMON CARTER BLVD, FORT WORTH TX, 75261. The airline can be reached via phone at 817-963-1234 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for American Airlines Group (NASDAQ AAL)

Community Ranking:  2.9 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  722 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  541 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,263
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about American Airlines Group and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe AAL will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe AAL will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 12/10/2018 by Staff

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