Delta Air Lines Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.18 (-0.38 %)
(As of 04/16/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $46.64
50-Day Range
MA: $48.42
52-Week Range
Now: $46.64
Volume12.15 million shs
Average Volume13.47 million shs
Market Capitalization$29.76 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
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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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Air transportation, scheduled
Year Founded1924



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$47.01 billion
Cash Flow$13.10 per share
Book Value$23.75 per share


Net Income$4.77 billion


Market Cap$29.76 billion
Next Earnings Date7/13/2021 (Estimated)


Delta Air Lines (DAL) Q1 2021 Earnings Call Transcript
April 15, 2021 |  finance.yahoo.com
Delta Air Lines Q1 2021 Earnings Report Recap
April 15, 2021 |  investopedia.com
Delta Air Lines Posts Adj. Pre-tax Loss In Q1
April 15, 2021 |  nasdaq.com
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Overall MarketRank

1.40 out of 5 stars

Transportation Sector

83rd out of 240 stocks

Air Transportation, Scheduled Industry

8th out of 31 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.2Community Rank: 3.3Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 0.8Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
-0.18 (-0.38 %)
(As of 04/16/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Delta Air Lines (NYSE:DAL) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Delta Air Lines a buy right now?

20 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Delta Air Lines in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 sell rating, 9 hold ratings and 10 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "hold" Delta Air Lines stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in DAL, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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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, July 13th 2021.
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How were Delta Air Lines' earnings last quarter?

Delta Air Lines, Inc. (NYSE:DAL) released its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, April, 14th. The transportation company reported ($3.55) earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of ($2.73) by $0.82. The transportation company earned $4.15 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $4.05 billion. Delta Air Lines had a negative net margin of 42.88% and a negative trailing twelve-month return on equity of 39.69%. The firm's revenue was down 60.4% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business posted ($0.51) earnings per share.
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How has Delta Air Lines' stock price been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Delta Air Lines' stock was trading at $42.67 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, DAL stock has increased by 9.3% and is now trading at $46.64.
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What guidance has Delta Air Lines issued on next quarter's earnings?

Delta Air Lines updated its second quarter 2021 Pre-Market earnings guidance on Thursday, April, 15th. The company provided EPS guidance of for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $5.623-6.248 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $6.22 billion.

What price target have analysts set for DAL?

20 brokers have issued 12 month target prices for Delta Air Lines' stock. Their forecasts range from $30.00 to $72.00. On average, they anticipate Delta Air Lines' stock price to reach $47.84 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 2.6% 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 $4.79M) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. Glen W. Hauenstein, Pres (Age 60, Pay $3.17M) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. Peter W. Carter, Exec. VP, Chief Legal Officer & Corp. Sec. (Age 57, Pay $1.99M) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. Garrett L. Chase, Sr. VP of Bus. Devel. and Financial Planning & Co-CFO (Age 50)
  • Mr. William Charles Carroll, Co-CFO & Principal Accounting Officer (Age 63)
  • Mr. John Laughter, Sr. VP of Flight Operations & Chief of Operations
  • Mr. Don Mitacek, Sr. VP of Technical Operations (Age 58)
  • Mr. Rahul Samant, Exec. VP & Chief Information Officer (Age 54) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Ms. Jill Sullivan Greer, VP of Investor Relations
  • Mr. Tim Mapes, Sr. VP & Chief Marketing & Communications Officer (Age 56)

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.

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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 many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include DnB Asset Management AS (0.16%), Calamos Advisors LLC (0.06%), Country Trust Bank (0.05%), Retirement Systems of Alabama (0.04%), Crossmark Global Holdings Inc. (0.03%) and Campbell Capital Management Inc. (0.02%). Company insiders that own Delta Air Lines stock include Berkshire Hathaway Inc, David S Taylor, Edward H Bastian, Edward H Bastian, Glen W Hauenstein, Jeanne P Jackson, Joanne D Smith, Michael P Huerta, Paul A Jacobson, Peter W Carter, Rahul D Samant, Steven M Sear, W Gilbert West and William C Carroll.
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Which institutional investors are selling Delta Air Lines stock?

DAL stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Country Trust Bank, Retirement Systems of Alabama, CX Institutional, Kwmg LLC, State of Alaska Department of Revenue, Gofen & Glossberg LLC IL, Wealth Management Partners LLC, and First Citizens Bank & Trust Co.. 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, Rahul D Samant, and Steven M Sear.
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Which institutional investors are buying Delta Air Lines stock?

DAL stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including DnB Asset Management AS, Calamos Advisors LLC, Park National Corp OH, Crossmark Global Holdings Inc., Clarus Group Inc., Everence Capital Management Inc., New England Research & Management Inc., and Farmers & Merchants Investments Inc.. 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 $46.64.

How much money does Delta Air Lines make?

Delta Air Lines has a market capitalization of $29.76 billion and generates $47.01 billion in revenue each year. The transportation company earns $4.77 billion 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 4/17/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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