NYSE:DAL - Delta Air Lines Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $56.10 -0.33 (-0.58 %) (As of 11/15/2018 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$56.43Today's Range$55.00 - $56.2652-Week Range$48.52 - $60.79Volume6.97 million shsAverage Volume6.98 million shsMarket Capitalization$38.87 billionP/E Ratio11.38Dividend Yield2.46%Beta0.94 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst 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, 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. 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Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Air transportation, scheduled Sub-IndustryAirlines SectorTransportation Current SymbolNYSE:DAL Previous Symbol CUSIP24736170 Webwww.delta.com Phone404-715-2600 Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.59 Current Ratio0.37 Quick Ratio0.31 Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio11.38 Forward P/E Ratio10.16 P/E Growth0.65 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$41.24 billion Price / Sales0.93 Cash Flow$8.0488 per share Price / Cash6.97 Book Value$19.99 per share Price / Book2.81 Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$4.93 Net Income$3.58 billion Net Margins7.87% Return on Equity27.72% Return on Assets6.74% Miscellaneous Employees86,564 Outstanding Shares685,620,000Market Cap$38.87 billion 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 Wednesday, October 24th. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, November 7th will be paid a dividend of $0.35 per share on Wednesday, November 28th. This represents a $1.40 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.50%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, November 6th. View Delta Air Lines' Dividend History. How were Delta Air Lines' earnings last quarter? Delta Air Lines, Inc. (NYSE:DAL) issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, October, 11th. The transportation company reported $1.80 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $1.74 by $0.06. The transportation company had revenue of $11.95 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $11.96 billion. Delta Air Lines had a net margin of 7.87% and a return on equity of 27.72%. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business posted $1.57 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, January 10th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Delta Air Lines. What guidance has Delta Air Lines issued on next quarter's earnings? Delta Air Lines updated its fourth quarter earnings guidance on Sunday, October, 14th. The company provided EPS guidance of $1.10-1.30 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $1.25. The company issued revenue guidance of +8% to $11.06 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $10.74 billion. What price target have analysts set for DAL? 15 brokerages have issued twelve-month price targets for Delta Air Lines' shares. Their forecasts range from $60.00 to $95.00. On average, they anticipate Delta Air Lines' stock price to reach $68.4286 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 22.0% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Delta Air Lines. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Delta Air Lines? 15 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 14 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? News headlines about DAL stock have been trending somewhat negative recently, InfoTrie reports. The research group identifies positive and negative 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 positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Delta Air Lines earned a coverage optimism score of -1.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media stories about the transportation company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next several days. Are investors shorting Delta Air Lines? Delta Air Lines saw a decrease in short interest during the month of October. As of October 15th, there was short interest totalling 15,138,772 shares, a decrease of 21.7% from the September 28th total of 19,337,802 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 8,512,429 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 1.8 days. Currently, 2.2% of the company's shares 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), Ryanair (RYAAY), American Airlines Group (AAL), Deutsche Lufthansa (DLAKY), China Eastern Airlines Corp. Ltd. ADR Class H (CEA), Azul (AZUL), Alaska Air Group (ALK), Intl Cons Airl/S (ICAGY), easyJet (EJTTF), China Southern Airlines (ZNH), JetBlue Airways (JBLU), LATAM Airlines Group (LTM), CATHAY Pac AIRW/S (CPCAY), Air France-KLM (AFLYY) and Copa (CPA). 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 number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (5.39%), Primecap Management Co. CA (4.16%), Lansdowne Partners UK LLP (3.84%), Newport Trust Co (2.08%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.23%) and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (1.13%). 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 institutional investors are selling Delta Air Lines stock? DAL stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including AQR Capital Management LLC, Lansdowne Partners UK LLP, FMR LLC, Eagle Asset Management Inc., Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Strs Ohio, Canada Pension Plan Investment Board and Great West Life Assurance Co. Can. 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 institutional investors are buying Delta Air Lines stock? DAL stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Artemis Investment Management LLP, Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA, LGT Capital Partners LTD., Russell Investments Group Ltd., Primecap Management Co. CA, Point72 Asset Management L.P. and Alliancebernstein L.P.. 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 $56.10. How big of a company is Delta Air Lines? Delta Air Lines has a market capitalization of $38.87 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: 975 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 435 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 1,410MarketBeat'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 11/15/2018 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What is the float in trading stocks?