NYSE:ALK - Alaska Air Group Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $62.40 -0.46 (-0.73 %) (As of 02/22/2019 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$62.40Today's Range$62.11 - $63.0952-Week Range$57.28 - $74.83Volume1.62 million shsAverage Volume1.34 million shsMarket Capitalization$7.68 billionP/E Ratio13.99Dividend Yield2.23%Beta0.88 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 CIK766421 Webwww.alaskaair.com Phone206-392-5040Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.43 Current Ratio0.61 Quick Ratio0.69Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio13.99 Forward P/E Ratio9.37 P/E Growth1.69 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$8.26 billion Price / Sales0.93 Cash Flow$7.6658 per share Price / Cash Flow8.14 Book Value$30.47 per share Price / Book2.05Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$4.46 Net Income$437 million Net Margins5.29% Return on Equity15.20% Return on Assets5.07%Miscellaneous Employees23,156 Outstanding Shares123,120,000Market Cap$7.68 billion Next Earnings Date4/22/2019 (Estimated) 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 announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, January 24th. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, February 19th will be given a dividend of $0.35 per share on Thursday, March 7th. This represents a $1.40 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.24%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, February 15th. This is an increase from Alaska Air Group's previous quarterly dividend of $0.32. View Alaska Air Group's Dividend History. When did Alaska Air Group's stock split? How did Alaska Air Group's stock split work? Alaska Air Group's stock split before market open on Thursday, July 10th 2014. The 2-1 split was announced on Thursday, June 12th 2014. The newly created shares were distributed to shareholders after the closing bell 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) announced its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, January, 24th. The transportation company reported $0.75 earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.73 by $0.02. The transportation company earned $2.06 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $2.06 billion. Alaska Air Group had a net margin of 5.29% and a return on equity of 15.20%. The business's revenue was up 6.3% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company earned $0.83 earnings per share. 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 Monday, April 22nd 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Alaska Air Group. What price target have analysts set for ALK? 16 Wall Street analysts have issued 12 month target prices for Alaska Air Group's stock. Their predictions range from $63.48 to $100.00. On average, they expect Alaska Air Group's share price to reach $78.4629 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 25.7% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Alaska Air Group. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Alaska Air Group? 16 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Alaska Air Group in the last year. There are currently 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? News articles about ALK stock have been trending somewhat positive on Saturday, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group rates the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Alaska Air Group earned a daily sentiment score of 1.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave press coverage about the transportation company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an impact 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), United Continental (UAL), Ryanair (RYAAY), American Airlines Group (AAL), Deutsche Lufthansa (DLAKY), Azul (AZUL), China Southern Airlines (ZNH), China Eastern Airlines Corp. Ltd. ADR Class H (CEA), LATAM Airlines Group (LTM), INTL CONS AIRL/S (ICAGY), CATHAY PAC AIRW/S (CPCAY), easyJet (EJTTF), Air France-KLM (AFLYY), JetBlue Airways (JBLU) and Copa (CPA). What other stocks do shareholders of Alaska Air Group own? Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Alaska Air Group investors own include Delta Air Lines (DAL), NVIDIA (NVDA), Gilead Sciences (GILD), Starbucks (SBUX), Bank of America (BAC), Alibaba Group (BABA), Micron Technology (MU), Visa (V), Southwest Airlines (LUV) and Home Depot (HD). 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 58)Mr. Brandon S. Pedersen CPA, CFO & Exec. VP of Fin. (Age 52)Mr. Benito Minicucci, Pres & COO of Alaska Airlines Inc and CEO of Virgin America Inc (Age 52)Mr. Andrew R. Harrison, Exec. VP & Chief Commercial Officer of Alaska Airlines Inc. (Age 48)Mr. Kevin Thiel, Managing Director of Accounting Operations Who are Alaska Air Group's major shareholders? Alaska Air Group's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (5.70%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (2.34%), Principal Financial Group Inc. (1.68%), Geode Capital Management LLC (1.51%), Diamond Hill Capital Management Inc. (1.36%) and Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.06%). Company insiders that own Alaska Air Group stock include Andrew R Harrison, Bradley D Tilden, Brandon Pedersen, Christopher Michael Berry, David L Campbell, Gary L Beck, J Kenneth Thompson, Joseph A Sprague, Kyle B Levine and Shane R Tackett. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Alaska Air Group. Which major investors are selling Alaska Air Group stock? ALK stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including LSV Asset Management, First Trust Advisors LP, Ceredex Value Advisors LLC, Voloridge Investment Management LLC, Principal Financial Group Inc., Wedge Capital Management L L P NC, Toronto Dominion Bank and Scout Investments Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Alaska Air Group company stock in the last year include Andrew R Harrison, 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 major investors are buying Alaska Air Group stock? ALK stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, United Services Automobile Association, State of Tennessee Treasury Department, NorthCoast Asset Management LLC, Columbus Circle Investors, Lord Abbett & CO. LLC, Diamond Hill Capital Management Inc. and Millennium Management LLC. 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 $62.40. How big of a company is Alaska Air Group? Alaska Air Group has a market capitalization of $7.68 billion and generates $8.26 billion in revenue each year. The transportation company earns $437 million in net income (profit) each year or $4.46 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: 647 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 519 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 1,166MarketBeat'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 2/23/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: Should you buy a closed-end mutual fund?