NYSE:DAL - Delta Air Lines Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$52.80 +1.66 (+3.25 %)
(As of 07/19/2018 09:11 AM ET)
Previous Close$51.14
Today's Range$52.38 - $53.55
52-Week Range$44.59 - $60.79
Volume10.21 million shs
Average Volume7.02 million shs
Market Capitalization$35.35 billion
P/E Ratio10.71
Dividend Yield2.39%
Beta1.12
Delta Air Lines logoDelta 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
SymbolNYSE:DAL
CUSIP24736170
Phone404-715-2600

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.67
Current Ratio0.40
Quick Ratio0.31

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio10.71
Forward P/E Ratio9.48
P/E Growth0.45

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$41.24 billion
Price / Sales0.89
Cash Flow$8.4076 per share
Price / Cash6.28
Book Value$18.60 per share
Price / Book2.84

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 Shares691,330,000
Market Cap$35,354.68

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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. Stockholders 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 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.65%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, July 25th. This is a positive change 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) released its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, July, 12th. The transportation company reported $1.77 EPS for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $1.72 by $0.05. The transportation company earned $11.78 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $11.73 billion. Delta Air Lines had a return on equity of 26.75% and a net margin of 7.72%. Delta Air Lines's revenue was up 9.1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the company posted $1.64 earnings per share. 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 Tuesday, October, 9th 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 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?

15 brokers have issued 1-year price objectives for Delta Air Lines' shares. Their predictions range from $53.00 to $95.00. On average, they anticipate Delta Air Lines' stock price to reach $66.8571 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 26.6% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Ratings 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."

Are investors shorting Delta Air Lines?

Delta Air Lines saw a decrease in short interest in June. As of June 29th, there was short interest totalling 13,414,363 shares, a decrease of 36.0% from the June 15th total of 20,970,868 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 6,703,632 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 2.0 days. Approximately 1.9% of the company's stock are short sold. View Delta Air Lines' Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Delta Air Lines' key competitors?

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)

Has Delta Air Lines been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about DAL stock have been trending somewhat positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment. The research group ranks the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than 20 million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Delta Air Lines earned a news sentiment score of 0.10 on Accern's scale. They also assigned news coverage about the transportation company an impact score of 47.24 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next few days.

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 Cambiar Investors LLC (0.10%), Retirement Systems of Alabama (0.09%), Pendal Group Ltd (0.06%), Patten & Patten Inc. TN (0.04%), Howard Capital Management Inc. (0.03%) and Westpac Banking Corp (0.03%). Company insiders that own Delta Air Lines stock include Craig M Meynard, 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 and W Gilbert West. 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 Meag Munich Ergo Kapitalanlagegesellschaft MBH, Essex Investment Management Co. LLC, NN Investment Partners Holdings N.V., Garnet Equity Capital Holdings Inc., Bremer Trust National Association, Cambiar Investors LLC, Retirement Systems of Alabama and Investment House LLC. Company insiders that have sold Delta Air Lines company stock in the last year include Edward H Bastian, Glen W Hauenstein, Joanne D Smith, Paul A Jacobson, Peter W Carter, Steven M Sear and W Gilbert West. View Insider Buying and Selling for Delta Air Lines.

Which major investors are buying Delta Air Lines stock?

DAL stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Pendal Group Ltd, Howard Capital Management Inc., Pensionfund DSM Netherlands, Pensionfund Sabic, State of Alaska Department of Revenue, Polianta Ltd, XR Securities LLC and Westpac Banking Corp. Company insiders that have bought Delta Air Lines stock in the last two years include Douglas R Ralph, Francis S Blake, George N Mattson, John Ivan Babic and Paul A Jacobson. 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 $52.80.

How big of a company is Delta Air Lines?

Delta Air Lines has a market capitalization of $35.35 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.

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 (star star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  919 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  387 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,306
MarketBeat'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 7/19/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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