NYSE:DAL - Delta Air Lines Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $54.12 +0.12 (+0.22 %) (As of 05/24/2019 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$54.12Today's Range$53.71 - $54.6252-Week Range$45.08 - $61.32Volume2.50 million shsAverage Volume7.14 million shsMarket Capitalization$35.45 billionP/E Ratio9.58Dividend Yield2.59%Beta1.13 ProfileAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions 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 and markets at airports in Amsterdam, Atlanta, Boston, Detroit, London-Heathrow, Los Angeles, Mexico City, Minneapolis-St. Paul, New York-LaGuardia, New York-JFK, Paris-Charles de Gaulle, Salt Lake City, São Paulo, Seattle, Seoul-Incheon, 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; and vacation packages to third-party consumers, as well as aircraft charters, and management and programs. The company operates through a fleet of approximately 800 aircraft. Delta Air Lines, Inc. was founded in 1924 and is headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia. 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Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Air transportation, scheduled Sub-IndustryAirlines SectorTransportation Current SymbolNYSE:DAL Previous Symbol CUSIP24736170 CIK27904 Webhttp://www.delta.com/ Phone404-715-2600Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio1.05 Current Ratio0.34 Quick Ratio0.29Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio9.58 Forward P/E Ratio8.08 P/E Growth0.59 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$44.44 billion Price / Sales0.80 Cash Flow$8.99 per share Price / Cash Flow6.02 Book Value$19.71 per share Price / Book2.75Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$5.65 Net Income$3.94 billion Net Margins9.09% Return on Equity30.10% Return on Assets6.87%Miscellaneous Employees89,000 Outstanding Shares654,996,000Market Cap$35.45 billion Next Earnings Date7/11/2019 (Estimated) OptionableOptionable 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, April 18th. Investors of record on Thursday, May 2nd will be given a dividend of $0.35 per share on Thursday, May 23rd. This represents a $1.40 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.59%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, May 1st. View Delta Air Lines' Dividend History. How were Delta Air Lines' earnings last quarter? Delta Air Lines, Inc. (NYSE:DAL) released its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, April, 10th. The transportation company reported $0.96 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.90 by $0.06. The transportation company had revenue of $10.47 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $10.39 billion. Delta Air Lines had a return on equity of 30.10% and a net margin of 9.09%. During the same quarter last year, the business earned $0.74 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 Thursday, July 11th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Delta Air Lines. What guidance has Delta Air Lines issued on next quarter's earnings? Delta Air Lines issued an update on its second quarter 2019 earnings guidance on Wednesday, April, 10th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $2.05-2.35 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $2.14. What price target have analysts set for DAL? 17 equities research analysts have issued 1 year target prices for Delta Air Lines' shares. Their predictions range from $49.58 to $85.00. On average, they anticipate Delta Air Lines' stock price to reach $65.8488 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 21.7% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Delta Air Lines. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Delta Air Lines? 17 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Delta Air Lines in the last year. There are currently 6 hold ratings and 11 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Delta Air Lines. Has Delta Air Lines been receiving favorable news coverage? Press coverage about DAL stock has been trending positive recently, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm scores the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Delta Air Lines earned a daily sentiment score of 3.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media headlines about the transportation company a news buzz of 4.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near future. Are investors shorting Delta Air Lines? Delta Air Lines saw a increase in short interest during the month of April. As of April 30th, there was short interest totalling 20,595,008 shares, an increase of 48.3% from the April 15th total of 13,891,967 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 4,149,585 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 5.0 days. Approximately 3.2% of the company's stock are short sold. 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), Azul (AZUL), China Southern Airlines (ZNH), China Eastern Airlines Corp. Ltd. ADR Class H (CEA), Alaska Air Group (ALK), easyJet (EJTTF), CATHAY PAC AIRW/S (CPCAY), JetBlue Airways (JBLU), LATAM Airlines Group (LTM), INTL CONS AIRL/S (ICAGY) and Copa (CPA). What other stocks do shareholders of Delta Air Lines own? Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Delta Air Lines investors own include Bank of America (BAC), Micron Technology (MU), Alibaba Group (BABA), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM), NVIDIA (NVDA), Citigroup (C), Walt Disney (DIS), Intel (INTC), Gilead Sciences (GILD) and Southwest Airlines (LUV). Who are Delta Air Lines' key executives? Delta Air Lines' management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Edward H. Bastian, CEO & Director (Age 61)Mr. Glen W. Hauenstein, Pres (Age 58)Mr. Paul A. Jacobson, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 47)Mr. Wayne Gilbert West, Sr. EVP & COO (Age 58)Mr. Peter W. Carter, Exec. VP, Chief Legal Officer & Corp. Sec. (Age 55) Who are Delta Air Lines' major shareholders? Delta Air Lines' stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (5.38%), Primecap Management Co. CA (4.34%), Boston Partners (2.10%), Geode Capital Management LLC (1.22%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (1.18%) and Northern Trust Corp (0.97%). Company insiders that own Delta Air Lines stock include Berkshire Hathaway Inc, Craig M Meynard, Daniel A Carp, Edward H Bastian, Francis S Blake, George N Mattson, Glen W Hauenstein, Joanne D Smith, John Ivan Babic, Paul A Jacobson, Peter W Carter, Rahul D Samant, 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 FMR LLC, AQR Capital Management LLC, AJO LP, Man Group plc, Investec Asset Management LTD, Marshall Wace LLP, Maverick Capital Ltd. and Federated Investors Inc. PA. Company insiders that have sold Delta Air Lines company stock in the last year include Craig M Meynard, Daniel A Carp, Edward H Bastian, Joanne D Smith, Peter W Carter, Rahul D Samant, 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 Boston Partners, Ceredex Value Advisors LLC, Neuberger Berman Group LLC, MARSHALL WACE ASIA Ltd, Voya Investment Management LLC, Bluestein R H & Co., Envestnet Asset Management Inc. and State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D. Company insiders that have bought Delta Air Lines stock in the last two years include Berkshire Hathaway Inc, 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 $54.12. How big of a company is Delta Air Lines? Delta Air Lines has a market capitalization of $35.45 billion and generates $44.44 billion in revenue each year. The transportation company earns $3.94 billion in net income (profit) each year or $5.65 on an earnings per share basis. Delta Air Lines employs 89,000 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: 3.4 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 1,026 (Thanks for Voting!)Underperform Votes: 484 (Thanks for Voting!)Total Votes: 1,510MarketBeat'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. 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