NYSE:DAL - Delta Air Lines Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$55.65 +0.20 (+0.36 %)
(As of 08/19/2018 01:58 PM ET)
Previous Close$55.65
Today's Range$55.31 - $55.99
52-Week Range$44.59 - $60.79
Volume3.27 million shs
Average Volume7.24 million shs
Market Capitalization$37.82 billion
P/E Ratio11.29
Dividend Yield2.53%
Beta1.09
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 Ratio11.29
Forward P/E Ratio9.97
P/E Growth0.48

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$41.24 billion
Price / Sales0.93
Cash Flow$8.2813 per share
Price / Cash6.72
Book Value$19.51 per share
Price / Book2.85

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$37.82 billion

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 Thursday, July 12th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, July 26th will be given a dividend of $0.35 per share on Thursday, August 16th. This represents a $1.40 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.52%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, July 25th. This is an increase 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) issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, July, 12th. The transportation company reported $1.77 EPS for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.72 by $0.05. The transportation company had revenue of $11.78 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates 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 quarterly revenue was up 9.1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last 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 Wednesday, October, 10th 2018. 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 FY18 earnings guidance on Thursday, July, 12th. The company provided EPS 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?

14 equities research analysts have issued twelve-month price targets for Delta Air Lines' shares. Their predictions range from $53.00 to $95.00. On average, they expect Delta Air Lines' share price to reach $66.8571 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 20.1% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Delta Air Lines.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Delta Air Lines?

14 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 13 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Delta Air Lines.

Are investors shorting Delta Air Lines?

Delta Air Lines saw a increase in short interest during the month of July. As of July 13th, there was short interest totalling 18,264,637 shares, an increase of 36.2% from the June 29th total of 13,414,066 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 7,904,366 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 2.3 days. Approximately 2.6% 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?

News stories about DAL stock have been trending somewhat positive recently, according to Accern. The research group identifies negative and positive press coverage by reviewing more than twenty million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Delta Air Lines earned a coverage optimism score of 0.11 on Accern's scale. They also gave news coverage about the transportation company an impact score of 46.93 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near future. View Recent Headlines for Delta Air Lines.

Who are Delta Air Lines' major shareholders?

Delta Air Lines' stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (5.16%), Lansdowne Partners UK LLP (4.07%), Boston Partners (1.79%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.32%), FMR LLC (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 and W Gilbert West. 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 Stelliam Investment Management LP, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Caisse DE Depot ET Placement DU Quebec, ClariVest Asset Management LLC, Sound Shore Management Inc. CT, Toronto Dominion Bank, United Services Automobile Association and Seminole Management Co. Inc.. 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 and W Gilbert West. 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 Lansdowne Partners UK LLP, Investec Asset Management LTD, BlackRock Inc., Janus Henderson Group PLC, OppenheimerFunds Inc., Glenmede Trust Co. NA, Putnam Investments LLC and Boston Partners. 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 $55.65.

How big of a company is Delta Air Lines?

Delta Air Lines has a market capitalization of $37.82 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:  948 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  410 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,358
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This page was last updated on 8/19/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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