NYSE:ALK - Alaska Air Group Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $63.48 -1.46 (-2.25 %) (As of 12/11/2018 01:18 AM ET)Previous Close$64.94Today's Range$62.87 - $65.6252-Week Range$57.53 - $76.06Volume2.47 million shsAverage Volume2.07 million shsMarket Capitalization$8.01 billionP/E Ratio9.56Dividend Yield1.84%Beta0.6 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Alaska Air Group, Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides passengers and cargo air transportation services. It also focuses on providing ground and ramp handling services to airlines. The company operates through three segments: Mainline, Regional, and Horizon. It has a network of approximately 1,200 daily flights to 118 destinations across the United States, Mexico, Canada, and Costa Rica. The company was founded in 1932 and is based in Seattle, Washington. Receive ALK News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for ALK and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Air transportation, scheduled Sub-IndustryAirlines SectorTransportation Current SymbolNYSE:ALK Previous Symbol CUSIP01165910 Webwww.alaskaair.com Phone206-392-5040 Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.44 Current Ratio0.71 Quick Ratio0.69 Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio9.56 Forward P/E Ratio14.69 P/E Growth2.15 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$7.93 billion Price / Sales0.99 Cash Flow$9.4888 per share Price / Cash Flow6.69 Book Value$30.24 per share Price / Book2.10 Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$6.64 Net Income$1.03 billion Net Margins9.57% Return on Equity15.51% Return on Assets5.18% Miscellaneous Employees23,156 Outstanding Shares123,300,000Market Cap$8.01 billion OptionableOptionable Alaska Air Group (NYSE:ALK) Frequently Asked Questions What is Alaska Air Group's stock symbol? Alaska Air Group trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "ALK." How often does Alaska Air Group pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Alaska Air Group? Alaska Air Group declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, November 1st. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, November 20th will be given a dividend of $0.32 per share on Thursday, December 6th. This represents a $1.28 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.02%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, November 19th. View Alaska Air Group's Dividend History. When did Alaska Air Group's stock split? How did Alaska Air Group's stock split work? Shares of Alaska Air Group split on the morning of Thursday, July 10th 2014. The 2-1 split was announced on Thursday, June 12th 2014. The newly minted shares were issued to shareholders after the market closes on Wednesday, July 9th 2014. An investor that had 100 shares of Alaska Air Group stock prior to the split would have 200 shares after the split. How were Alaska Air Group's earnings last quarter? Alaska Air Group, Inc. (NYSE:ALK) issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, October, 25th. The transportation company reported $1.91 EPS for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.81 by $0.10. The transportation company had revenue of $2.21 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $2.20 billion. Alaska Air Group had a net margin of 9.57% and a return on equity of 15.51%. View Alaska Air Group's Earnings History. When is Alaska Air Group's next earnings date? Alaska Air Group is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, January 24th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Alaska Air Group. What price target have analysts set for ALK? 17 brokerages have issued 1-year price targets for Alaska Air Group's stock. Their predictions range from $64.00 to $102.00. On average, they expect Alaska Air Group's share price to reach $80.0667 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 26.1% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Alaska Air Group. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Alaska Air Group? 17 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Alaska Air Group in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 6 hold ratings, 8 buy ratings and 2 strong buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Alaska Air Group. Has Alaska Air Group been receiving favorable news coverage? Media headlines about ALK stock have been trending somewhat positive this week, InfoTrie reports. 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 companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Alaska Air Group earned a coverage optimism score of 1.9 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news stories about the transportation company a news buzz of 7.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near future. Who are some of Alaska Air Group's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Alaska Air Group include Southwest Airlines (LUV), Ryanair (RYAAY), American Airlines Group (AAL), Deutsche Lufthansa (DLAKY), China Eastern Airlines Corp. Ltd. ADR Class H (CEA), Azul (AZUL), China Southern Airlines (ZNH), INTL CONS AIRL/S (ICAGY), LATAM Airlines Group (LTM), easyJet (EJTTF), JetBlue Airways (JBLU), CATHAY Pac AIRW/S (CPCAY), Air France-KLM (AFLYY), Copa (CPA) and SkyWest (SKYW). Who are Alaska Air Group's key executives? Alaska Air Group's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Bradley D. Tilden, Chairman, CEO & Pres (Age 57)Mr. Brandon S. Pedersen CPA, CFO & Exec. VP of Fin. (Age 51)Mr. Benito Minicucci, Pres & COO of Alaska Airlines Inc and CEO of Virgin America Inc (Age 51)Mr. Andrew R. Harrison, Exec. VP & Chief Commercial Officer of Alaska Airlines Inc. (Age 47)Mr. Kevin Thiel, Managing Director of Accounting Operations Who are Alaska Air Group's major shareholders? Alaska Air Group's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Vanguard Group Inc. (10.04%), BlackRock Inc. (5.61%), Primecap Management Co. CA (4.89%), Franklin Resources Inc. (2.62%), Alliancebernstein L.P. (2.10%) and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (1.93%). Company insiders that own Alaska Air Group stock include Andrew R Harrison, Benito Minicucci, Bradley D Tilden, Brandon Pedersen, Christopher Michael Berry, David L Campbell, Gary L Beck, J Kenneth Thompson, Jessie J Knight Jr, Joseph A Sprague, Katherine J Savitt, Kyle B Levine, Mark G Eliasen and Shane R Tackett. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Alaska Air Group. Which institutional investors are selling Alaska Air Group stock? ALK stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including American Century Companies Inc., AQR Capital Management LLC, JPMorgan Chase & Co., JPMorgan Chase & Co., Man Group plc, Thompson Siegel & Walmsley LLC, Ceredex Value Advisors LLC and FMR LLC. Company insiders that have sold Alaska Air Group company stock in the last year include Andrew R Harrison, Brandon Pedersen, Christopher Michael Berry, Gary L Beck, J Kenneth Thompson, Kyle B Levine and Shane R Tackett. View Insider Buying and Selling for Alaska Air Group. Which institutional investors are buying Alaska Air Group stock? ALK stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Alliancebernstein L.P., Schroder Investment Management Group, Capital International Investors, Point72 Asset Management L.P., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, AGF Investments Inc., Diamond Hill Capital Management Inc. and Wells Fargo & Company MN. View Insider Buying and Selling for Alaska Air Group. How do I buy shares of Alaska Air Group? Shares of ALK 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 Alaska Air Group's stock price today? One share of ALK stock can currently be purchased for approximately $63.48. How big of a company is Alaska Air Group? Alaska Air Group has a market capitalization of $8.01 billion and generates $7.93 billion in revenue each year. The transportation company earns $1.03 billion in net income (profit) each year or $6.64 on an earnings per share basis. Alaska Air Group employs 23,156 workers across the globe. What is Alaska Air Group's official website? The official website for Alaska Air Group is http://www.alaskaair.com. How can I contact Alaska Air Group? Alaska Air Group's mailing address is 19300 INTERNATIONAL BOULEVARD, SEATTLE WA, 98188. The transportation company can be reached via phone at 206-392-5040 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for Alaska Air Group (NYSE ALK)Community Ranking: 2.8 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 628 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 499 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 1,127MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Alaska Air Group and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe ALK will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe ALK will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 12/11/2018 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: Why do corrections happen?