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NASDAQ:UALUnited Continental Stock Price, Forecast & News

-0.44 (-1.70 %)
(As of 05/22/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $25.40
50-Day Range
MA: $25.95
52-Week Range
Now: $25.40
Volume45.06 million shs
Average Volume52.15 million shs
Market Capitalization$6.30 billion
P/E Ratio6.90
Dividend YieldN/A
United Continental Holdings, Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides air transportation services in North America, Asia, Europe, the Middle East, and Latin America. It transports people and cargo through its mainline and regional operations. As of December 31, 2018, the company operated a fleet of 1,329 aircraft. It also sells fuel; and offers catering, ground handling, and maintenance services for third parties. The company was formerly known as UAL Corporation and changed its name to United Continental Holdings, Inc. in October 2010. United Continental Holdings, Inc. was founded in 1934 and is headquartered in Chicago, Illinois.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 4.2Community Rank: 2.6Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 2.5 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

2.07 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Air transportation, scheduled
Current SymbolNASDAQ:UAL



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$43.26 billion
Cash Flow$21.34 per share
Book Value$37.98 per share


Net Income$3.01 billion


Market Cap$6.30 billion
Next Earnings Date7/21/2020 (Estimated)

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United Continental (NASDAQ:UAL) Frequently Asked Questions

How has United Continental's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

United Continental's stock was trading at $49.34 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, UAL shares have decreased by 48.5% and is now trading at $25.40. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of United Continental?

17 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for United Continental in the last year. There are currently 9 hold ratings and 8 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View analyst ratings for United Continental.

When is United Continental's next earnings date?

United Continental is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, July 21st 2020. View our earnings forecast for United Continental.

How were United Continental's earnings last quarter?

United Continental Holdings Inc (NASDAQ:UAL) posted its earnings results on Thursday, April, 30th. The transportation company reported ($2.57) EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of ($3.36) by $0.79. The transportation company had revenue of $7.98 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $8.21 billion. United Continental had a return on equity of 20.51% and a net margin of 2.43%. United Continental's quarterly revenue was down 16.8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the firm earned $1.15 earnings per share. View United Continental's earnings history.

What guidance has United Continental issued on next quarter's earnings?

United Continental updated its first quarter 2020 Pre-Market earnings guidance on Monday, April, 20th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $8-8 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $8.27 billion.

What price target have analysts set for UAL?

17 equities research analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for United Continental's stock. Their forecasts range from $25.00 to $128.00. On average, they expect United Continental's stock price to reach $65.07 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 156.2% from the stock's current price. View analysts' price targets for United Continental.

Has United Continental been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about UAL stock have been trending somewhat positive on Monday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. InfoTrie ranks the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. United Continental earned a daily sentiment score of 1.5 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media stories about the transportation company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the immediate future. View the latest news aboutUnited Continental.

Are investors shorting United Continental?

United Continental saw a increase in short interest during the month of April. As of April 30th, there was short interest totaling 22,430,000 shares, an increase of 12.6% from the April 15th total of 19,920,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 19,576,100 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 1.1 days. Approximately 9.1% of the shares of the company are short sold. View United Continental's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of United Continental's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of United Continental own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other United Continental investors own include Delta Air Lines (DAL), Puma Biotechnology (PBYI), BioMarin Pharmaceutical (BMRN), Medivation (MDVN), Incyte (INCY), American Airlines Group (AAL), Walt Disney (DIS), Alibaba Group (BABA), Boeing (BA) and Micron Technology (MU).

Who are United Continental's key executives?

United Continental's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Oscar Munoz, CEO & Director (Age 60)
  • Mr. J. Scott Kirby, Pres (Age 52)
  • Mr. Brett J. Hart, Exec. VP, Chief Admin. Officer & Gen. Counsel (Age 49)
  • Mr. Andrew P. Nocella, Exec. VP & Chief Commercial Officer (Age 49)
  • Mr. Gerald Laderman, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 61)

What is United Continental's stock symbol?

United Continental trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "UAL."

Who are United Continental's major shareholders?

United Continental's stock is owned by many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Primecap Management Co. CA (13.86%), BlackRock Inc. (5.98%), State Street Corp (3.21%), AQR Capital Management LLC (1.51%), Geode Capital Management LLC (1.50%) and Bank of New York Mellon Corp (0.84%). Company insiders that own United Continental stock include Carolyn Corvi, Edward Shapiro and Gregory L Hart. View institutional ownership trends for United Continental.

Which institutional investors are selling United Continental stock?

UAL stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Primecap Management Co. CA, Diamond Hill Capital Management Inc., AJO LP, APG Asset Management N.V., APG Asset Management N.V., AQR Capital Management LLC, Alberta Investment Management Corp, and Los Angeles Capital Management & Equity Research Inc.. Company insiders that have sold United Continental company stock in the last year include Carolyn Corvi, and Gregory L Hart. View insider buying and selling activity for United Continental.

Which institutional investors are buying United Continental stock?

UAL stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Morgan Stanley, U S Global Investors Inc., Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, Voloridge Investment Management LLC, Yong Rong HK Asset Management Ltd, Quaker Capital Investments LLC, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, and Thrivent Financial for Lutherans. View insider buying and selling activity for United Continental.

How do I buy shares of United Continental?

Shares of UAL 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, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is United Continental's stock price today?

One share of UAL stock can currently be purchased for approximately $25.40.

How big of a company is United Continental?

United Continental has a market capitalization of $6.30 billion and generates $43.26 billion in revenue each year. The transportation company earns $3.01 billion in net income (profit) each year or $12.05 on an earnings per share basis. United Continental employs 96,000 workers across the globe.

What is United Continental's official website?

The official website for United Continental is www.united.com.

How can I contact United Continental?

United Continental's mailing address is 233 SOUTH WACKER DRIVE, CHICAGO IL, 60606. The transportation company can be reached via phone at 872-825-4000 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 5/25/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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