Delta Air Lines Stock Forecast, Price & News

+1.56 (+4.07 %)
(As of 08/5/2021 02:21 PM ET)
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Volume664,687 shs
Average Volume14.16 million shs
Market Capitalization$25.54 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
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About Delta Air Lines

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 domestic network centered on core hubs in Atlanta, Minneapolis-St. Paul, Detroit, and Salt Lake City, as well as coastal hub positions in Boston, Los Angeles, New York-LaGuardia, New York-JFK, and Seattle; and international network centered on hubs and market presence in Amsterdam, London-Heathrow, Mexico City, Paris-Charles de Gaulle, and Seoul-Incheon. The company sells its tickets through various distribution channels, including delta.com and the Fly Delta app, 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 1,100 aircraft. Delta Air Lines, Inc. was founded in 1924 and is based in Atlanta, Georgia.


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Overall MarketRank

2.67 out of 5 stars

Transportation Sector

29th out of 169 stocks

Air Transportation, Scheduled Industry

2nd out of 22 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 4.4Community Rank: 5.0Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 3.3Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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Delta Air Lines (NYSE:DAL) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Delta Air Lines a buy right now?

19 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Delta Air Lines in the last twelve months. There are currently 6 hold ratings, 12 buy ratings and 1 strong buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "buy" Delta Air Lines stock.
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Are investors shorting Delta Air Lines?

Delta Air Lines saw a increase in short interest in the month of June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totaling 21,050,000 shares, an increase of 51.9% from the June 15th total of 13,860,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 10,780,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 2.0 days. Currently, 3.3% of the shares of the company are short sold.
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When is Delta Air Lines' next earnings date?

Delta Air Lines is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, October 12th 2021.
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How were Delta Air Lines' earnings last quarter?

Delta Air Lines, Inc. (NYSE:DAL) announced its earnings results on Tuesday, July, 13th. The transportation company reported ($1.07) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of ($1.38) by $0.31. The transportation company earned $7.13 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $6.25 billion. Delta Air Lines had a negative net margin of 36.37% and a negative trailing twelve-month return on equity of 398.80%. Delta Air Lines's revenue was up 385.6% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company posted ($4.43) EPS.
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How has Delta Air Lines' stock price been impacted by COVID-19?

Delta Air Lines' stock was trading at $42.67 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, DAL shares have decreased by 6.6% and is now trading at $39.84.
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What guidance has Delta Air Lines issued on next quarter's earnings?

Delta Air Lines updated its third quarter 2021 earnings guidance on Wednesday, August, 4th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $8.16 billion-$8.79 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $8.16 billion.

What price target have analysts set for DAL?

19 Wall Street analysts have issued 12-month price targets for Delta Air Lines' stock. Their forecasts range from $30.00 to $73.00. On average, they anticipate Delta Air Lines' share price to reach $50.95 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 27.9% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Delta Air Lines' key executives?

Delta Air Lines' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Edward H. Bastian, CEO & Director (Age 63, Pay $615.99k)
  • Mr. Glen W. Hauenstein, Pres (Age 60, Pay $704.75k)
  • Mr. Garrett L. Chase, Sr. VP of Bus. Devel. and Financial Planning & Interim Co-CFO (Age 49, Pay $369.19k)
  • Mr. William Charles Carroll, Interim Co-CFO & Principal Accounting Officer (Age 63, Pay $411.41k)
  • Mr. Rahul Samant, Exec. VP & Chief Information Officer (Age 54, Pay $790.33k)
  • Mr. Peter W. Carter, Exec. VP, Chief Legal Officer & Corp. Sec. (Age 57, Pay $517.84k)
  • Mr. John E. Laughter, Exec. VP, Chief of Operations & Principal Operating Officer (Age 50)
  • Mr. Don Mitacek, Sr. VP of Technical Operations (Age 58)
  • Mr. Tim Mapes, Sr. VP & Chief Marketing & Communications Officer (Age 56)
  • Mr. Steven M. Sear, Exec. VP of Global Sales (Age 55)

What is Ed Bastian's approval rating as Delta Air Lines' CEO?

1,256 employees have rated Delta Air Lines CEO Ed Bastian on Glassdoor.com. Ed Bastian has an approval rating of 95% among Delta Air Lines' employees. This puts Ed Bastian in the top 30% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

Who are some of Delta Air Lines' key competitors?

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 The Boeing (BA), The Walt Disney (DIS), Bank of America (BAC), NVIDIA (NVDA), Southwest Airlines (LUV), American Airlines Group (AAL), Tesla (TSLA), AT&T (T), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM) and Micron Technology (MU).

What is Delta Air Lines' stock symbol?

Delta Air Lines trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "DAL."

Who are Delta Air Lines' major shareholders?

Delta Air Lines' stock is owned by a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include LSV Asset Management (0.58%), Douglas Lane & Associates LLC (0.33%), Hosking Partners LLP (0.27%), Ardevora Asset Management LLP (0.24%), Alliancebernstein L.P. (0.24%) and MUFG Securities EMEA plc (0.17%). Company insiders that own Delta Air Lines stock include Berkshire Hathaway Inc, David S Taylor, Edward H Bastian, Glen W Hauenstein, Jeanne P Jackson, Joanne D Smith, Michael P Huerta, Paul A Jacobson, Rahul D Samant, Steven M Sear and W Gilbert West.
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Which major investors are selling Delta Air Lines stock?

DAL stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including DAVENPORT & Co LLC, Teacher Retirement System of Texas, Ziegler Capital Management LLC, Schwab Charitable Fund, Hosking Partners LLP, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc., and Cutler Group LP. 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, and Steven M Sear.
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Which major investors are buying Delta Air Lines stock?

DAL stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Ardevora Asset Management LLP, Vantage Investment Partners LLC, MUFG Securities EMEA plc, Calamos Advisors LLC, Landscape Capital Management L.L.C., Brookstone Capital Management, New York State Common Retirement Fund, and IFM Investors Pty Ltd. Company insiders that have bought Delta Air Lines stock in the last two years include Berkshire Hathaway Inc, David S Taylor, Jeanne P Jackson, and Michael P Huerta.
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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 WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Delta Air Lines' stock price today?

One share of DAL stock can currently be purchased for approximately $39.84.

How much money does Delta Air Lines make?

Delta Air Lines has a market capitalization of $25.49 billion and generates $17.10 billion in revenue each year. The transportation company earns $-12,385,000,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($10.76) on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Delta Air Lines have?

Delta Air Lines employs 74,000 workers across the globe.

Does Delta Air Lines have any subsidiaries?

The following companies are subsidiares of Delta Air Lines: Aero Assurance Ltd., Delta Flight Products LLC, Delta Material Services LLC, Delta Private Jets Inc., Delta Professional Services LLC, Delta Vacations LLC, Endeavor Air Inc., Epsilon Trading LLC, MIPC LLC, Monroe Energy LLC, and New Sky Ltd..

When was Delta Air Lines founded?

Delta Air Lines was founded in 1924.

What is Delta Air Lines' official website?

The official website for Delta Air Lines is www.delta.com.

Where are Delta Air Lines' headquarters?

Delta Air Lines is headquartered at 1030 DELTA BOULEVARD, ATLANTA GA, 30320.

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]

This page was last updated on 8/5/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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