NYSE:DAL - Delta Air Lines Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $51.08 +0.60 (+1.19 %) (As of 02/17/2019 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$51.08Today's Range$50.5650 - $51.4752-Week Range$45.08 - $61.32Volume6.49 million shsAverage Volume8.43 million shsMarket Capitalization$35.02 billionP/E Ratio9.04Dividend Yield2.77%Beta1.11 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. 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 Current SymbolNYSE:DAL Previous Symbol CUSIP24736170 Webwww.delta.com Phone404-715-2600Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio1.03 Current Ratio0.35 Quick Ratio0.28Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio9.04 Forward P/E Ratio7.82 P/E Growth0.58 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$44.44 billion Price / Sales0.79 Cash Flow$9.2369 per share Price / Cash Flow5.53 Book Value$19.95 per share Price / Book2.56Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$5.65 Net Income$3.94 billion Net Margins8.78% Return on Equity29.43% Return on Assets6.90%Miscellaneous Employees80,000 Outstanding Shares685,619,000Market Cap$35.02 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 announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, February 8th. Stockholders of record on Friday, March 1st will be given a dividend of $0.35 per share on Friday, March 22nd. This represents a $1.40 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.74%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, February 28th. 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 Tuesday, January, 15th. The transportation company reported $1.30 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $1.27 by $0.03. The transportation company earned $10.74 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $10.71 billion. Delta Air Lines had a return on equity of 29.43% and a net margin of 8.78%. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 5.0% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the business posted $0.96 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, April 11th 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 first quarter earnings guidance on Tuesday, January, 15th. The company provided EPS guidance of $0.70-0.90 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $0.95. Delta Air Lines also updated its FY 2019 guidance to $6.00-7.00 EPS. What price target have analysts set for DAL? 17 Wall Street analysts have issued 12 month target prices for Delta Air Lines' stock. Their predictions range from $51.00 to $95.00. On average, they anticipate Delta Air Lines' share price to reach $68.1333 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 33.4% 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 3 hold ratings 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 stories about DAL stock have been trending somewhat positive this week, according to InfoTrie. InfoTrie identifies positive and negative 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 negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Delta Air Lines earned a coverage optimism score of 1.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news headlines about the transportation company a news buzz of 1.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next few days. 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 Eastern Airlines Corp. Ltd. ADR Class H (CEA), China Southern Airlines (ZNH), Alaska Air Group (ALK), INTL CONS AIRL/S (ICAGY), LATAM Airlines Group (LTM), CATHAY PAC AIRW/S (CPCAY), easyJet (EJTTF), JetBlue Airways (JBLU) 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 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 a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (5.18%), Newport Trust Co (1.97%), Boston Partners (1.61%), Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund (1.56%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (1.14%) and Geode Capital Management LLC (1.13%). Company insiders that own Delta Air Lines stock include 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, 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 Boston Partners, BlackRock Inc., Ontario Teachers Pension Plan Board, Korea Investment CORP, Investec Asset Management LTD, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Newport Trust Co and Strs Ohio. 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, 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 purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund, Two Sigma Advisers LP, Prudential Financial Inc., Odey Asset Management Group Ltd, Geode Capital Management LLC, USS Investment Management Ltd, Martingale Asset Management L P and Ackerman Capital Advisors LLC. Company insiders that have bought Delta Air Lines stock in the last two years include 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 $51.08. How big of a company is Delta Air Lines? Delta Air Lines has a market capitalization of $35.02 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 80,000 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: 1,003 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 464 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 1,467MarketBeat'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 2/17/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: Why is a lock-up period needed for an IPO?