NYSE:DAL - Delta Air Lines Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $59.61 +1.48 (+2.55 %) (As of 09/21/2018 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$59.61Today's Range$58.39 - $60.2352-Week Range$47.12 - $60.79Volume11.92 million shsAverage Volume4.59 million shsMarket Capitalization$40.19 billionP/E Ratio12.09Dividend Yield2.41%Beta1.06 Company ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividend HistoryEarnings HistoryFinancialsInsider TradesHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Delta Air Lines, Inc. provides scheduled air transportation for passengers and cargo in the United States and internationally. The company operates through two segments, Airline and Refinery. Its route network is centered on a system of hubs, international gateways, and airports in Amsterdam, Atlanta, Boston, Detroit, London-Heathrow, Los Angeles, Minneapolis-St. Paul, New York-LaGuardia, New York-JFK, Paris-Charles de Gaulle, Salt Lake City, Seattle, and Tokyo-Narita. The company sells its tickets through various distribution channels, including delta.com and mobile applications/Web, telephone reservations, online travel agencies, traditional brick and mortar, and other agencies. It also provides aircraft maintenance, repair, and overhaul services; staffing, aviation, and professional security and training services to third parties; and vacation packages to third-party consumers, as well as aircraft charters, and management and programs. As of February 9, 2018, the company operated a fleet of approximately 800 aircraft. Delta Air Lines, Inc. was founded in 1924 and is headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia. Receive DAL News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for DAL and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Air transportation, scheduled Sub-IndustryAirlines SectorTransportation SymbolNYSE:DAL CUSIP24736170 Webwww.delta.com Phone404-715-2600 Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.67 Current Ratio0.40 Quick Ratio0.31 Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio12.09 Forward P/E Ratio10.66 P/E Growth0.52 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$41.24 billion Price / Sales1.00 Cash Flow$8.3487 per share Price / Cash7.14 Book Value$19.51 per share Price / Book3.06 Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$4.93 Net Income$3.58 billion Net Margins7.72% Return on Equity26.75% Return on Assets6.63% Miscellaneous Employees86,564 Outstanding Shares691,330,000Market Cap$40.19 billion Delta Air Lines (NYSE:DAL) Frequently Asked Questions What is Delta Air Lines' stock symbol? Delta Air Lines trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "DAL." How often does Delta Air Lines pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Delta Air Lines? Delta Air Lines declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, July 12th. Investors of record on Thursday, July 26th will be paid a dividend of $0.35 per share on Thursday, August 16th. This represents a $1.40 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.35%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, July 25th. This is an increase from Delta Air Lines's previous quarterly dividend of $0.31. View Delta Air Lines' Dividend History. How were Delta Air Lines' earnings last quarter? Delta Air Lines, Inc. (NYSE:DAL) issued its earnings results on Thursday, July, 12th. The transportation company reported $1.77 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.72 by $0.05. The transportation company earned $11.78 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $11.73 billion. Delta Air Lines had a return on equity of 26.75% and a net margin of 7.72%. The company's revenue was up 9.1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm earned $1.64 EPS. View Delta Air Lines' Earnings History. When is Delta Air Lines' next earnings date? Delta Air Lines is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, October, 10th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Delta Air Lines. What guidance has Delta Air Lines issued on next quarter's earnings? Delta Air Lines updated its FY18 earnings guidance on Thursday, July, 12th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $5.35-5.70 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $5.69. Delta Air Lines also updated its Q3 guidance to $1.65-1.85 EPS. What price target have analysts set for DAL? 14 analysts have issued 1 year price objectives for Delta Air Lines' stock. Their forecasts range from $53.00 to $95.00. On average, they anticipate Delta Air Lines' share price to reach $67.1429 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 12.6% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Delta Air Lines. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Delta Air Lines? 14 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Delta Air Lines in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 13 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Delta Air Lines. Are investors shorting Delta Air Lines? Delta Air Lines saw a increase in short interest in the month of August. As of August 31st, there was short interest totalling 21,790,103 shares, an increase of 19.2% from the August 15th total of 18,278,877 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 4,481,085 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 4.9 days. Currently, 3.2% of the shares of the company are sold short. View Delta Air Lines' Current Options Chain. Who are some of Delta Air Lines' key competitors? Some companies that are related to Delta Air Lines include Southwest Airlines (LUV), United Continental (UAL), Ryanair (RYAAY), American Airlines Group (AAL), Deutsche Lufthansa (DLAKY), China Eastern Airlines (CEA), Alaska Air Group (ALK), easyJet (EJTTF), Intl Cons Airl/S (ICAGY), China Southern Airlines (ZNH), JetBlue Airways (JBLU), LATAM Airlines Group (LTM), Azul (AZUL), CATHAY Pac AIRW/S (CPCAY) and Air France-KLM (AFLYY). Who are Delta Air Lines' key executives? Delta Air Lines' management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Edward H. Bastian, CEO & Director (Age 60)Mr. Glen W. Hauenstein, Pres (Age 57)Mr. Paul A. Jacobson, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 46)Mr. Wayne Gilbert West, Sr. EVP & COO (Age 57)Mr. Peter W. Carter, Exec. VP, Chief Legal Officer & Corp. Sec. (Age 54) Who are Delta Air Lines' major shareholders? Delta Air Lines' stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (5.16%), Lansdowne Partners UK LLP (4.07%), Boston Partners (1.79%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.32%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.32%) and FMR LLC (1.23%). Company insiders that own Delta Air Lines stock include Craig M Meynard, Daniel A Carp, Douglas R Ralph, Edward H Bastian, Francis S Blake, George N Mattson, Glen W Hauenstein, Joanne D Smith, John Ivan Babic, Paul A Jacobson, Peter W Carter, Shirley C Franklin, Steven M Sear, W Gilbert West and William H Easter III. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Delta Air Lines. Which major investors are selling Delta Air Lines stock? DAL stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Stelliam Investment Management LP, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Caisse DE Depot ET Placement DU Quebec, ClariVest Asset Management LLC, Sound Shore Management Inc. CT, Toronto Dominion Bank, United Services Automobile Association and Seminole Management Co. Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Delta Air Lines company stock in the last year include Craig M Meynard, Daniel A Carp, Edward H Bastian, Glen W Hauenstein, Joanne D Smith, Paul A Jacobson, Peter W Carter, Steven M Sear, W Gilbert West and William H Easter III. View Insider Buying and Selling for Delta Air Lines. Which major investors are buying Delta Air Lines stock? DAL stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Lansdowne Partners UK LLP, Investec Asset Management LTD, BlackRock Inc., Janus Henderson Group PLC, OppenheimerFunds Inc., Glenmede Trust Co. NA, Putnam Investments LLC and Boston Partners. Company insiders that have bought Delta Air Lines stock in the last two years include Douglas R Ralph, Francis S Blake, George N Mattson and John Ivan Babic. View Insider Buying and Selling for Delta Air Lines. How do I buy shares of Delta Air Lines? Shares of DAL 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 Delta Air Lines' stock price today? One share of DAL stock can currently be purchased for approximately $59.61. How big of a company is Delta Air Lines? Delta Air Lines has a market capitalization of $40.19 billion and generates $41.24 billion in revenue each year. The transportation company earns $3.58 billion in net income (profit) each year or $4.93 on an earnings per share basis. Delta Air Lines employs 86,564 workers across the globe. What is Delta Air Lines' official website? The official website for Delta Air Lines is http://www.delta.com. How can I contact Delta Air Lines? Delta Air Lines' mailing address is 1030 DELTA BOULEVARD, ATLANTA GA, 30320. The transportation company can be reached via phone at 404-715-2600 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for Delta Air Lines (NYSE DAL)Community Ranking: 3.5 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 957 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 418 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 1,375MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Delta Air Lines and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe DAL will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe DAL will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 9/22/2018 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What is the Ex-Dividend Date in Investing?