United Continental Holdings Company Profile (NYSE:UAL)

About United Continental Holdings

United Continental Holdings logoUnited Continental Holdings, Inc. (UAL) is a holding company and its principal subsidiary is United Air Lines, Inc. (United). The Company transports people and cargo through its mainline operations. It has global air rights in North America, Asia-Pacific, Europe, Middle East, Africa and Latin America. The Company, through United and its regional carriers, operates an average of approximately 5,000 flights a day to over 340 airports across six continents from its hubs at Newark Liberty International Airport (Newark Liberty), Chicago O'Hare International Airport (Chicago O'Hare), Denver International Airport (Denver), George Bush Intercontinental Airport (Houston Bush), Los Angeles International Airport (LAX), A.B. Won Pat International Airport (Guam), San Francisco International Airport (SFO) and Washington Dulles International Airport (Washington Dulles). It has contractual relationships with regional carriers to provide regional jet and turboprop service branded as United Express.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Transportation
  • Industry: Major Airlines
  • Sub-Industry: Airlines
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: UAL
  • CUSIP: 91004710
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $49.45
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $49.62
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $48.78
  • 52-Week Range: $37.41 - $61.87
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 2.74
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 7.67
  • P/E Growth: -0.34
  • Market Cap: $16.17B
  • Outstanding Shares: 322,408,000
  • Beta: 0.45
Profitability:
  • Net Margins: 17.71%
  • Return on Equity: 47.48%
  • Return on Assets: 9.62%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 1.29%
  • Current Ratio: 0.56%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.50%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for United Continental Holdings (NYSE:UAL) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 4 Hold Ratings, 11 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.73)
Consensus Price Target: $63.46 (25.90% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for United Continental Holdings (NYSE:UAL)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
9/13/2016Credit Suisse Group AGSet Price TargetHold$47.00View Rating Details
8/31/2016Cowen and CompanyReiterated RatingOutperform$60.00View Rating Details
8/30/2016Raymond James Financial Inc.UpgradeMarket Perform -> Outperform$65.00View Rating Details
8/25/2016Standpoint ResearchInitiated CoverageBuy$70.00View Rating Details
8/23/2016Imperial CapitalInitiated CoverageOutperform$57.00View Rating Details
8/21/2016Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingBuy$57.00View Rating Details
7/27/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Lower Price TargetOverweight$72.00 -> $61.50View Rating Details
7/20/2016Bank of America Corp.Reiterated RatingHold$52.00View Rating Details
7/12/2016Deutsche Bank AGUpgradeHold -> Buy$59.00View Rating Details
4/23/2016StephensReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
4/22/2016Sterne Agee CRTDowngradeBuy -> Neutral$70.00 -> $56.00View Rating Details
4/22/2016Stifel NicolausLower Price TargetBuy$75.00 -> $70.00View Rating Details
4/15/2016Buckingham ResearchReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
12/23/2015Oppenheimer Holdings Inc.Reiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
12/8/2015Barclays PLCReiterated RatingOverweight$78.00View Rating Details
9/18/2015Wolfe ResearchBoost Price TargetOutperform$85.00 -> $88.00View Rating Details
9/9/2015S&P Equity ResearchReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
7/6/2015CRT CapitalUpgradeFair Value -> Buy$70.00View Rating Details
6/12/2015Goldman Sachs Group Inc.Reiterated RatingBuy$89.00 -> $81.00View Rating Details
4/24/2015Evercore Partners Inc.UpgradeHold -> BuyView Rating Details
4/24/2015Evercore ISIUpgradeHold -> Buy$80.00View Rating Details
10/15/2014Avondale PartnersUpgradeMarket Perform -> OutperformView Rating Details
(Data available from 9/27/2014 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for United Continental Holdings (NYSE:UAL)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
10/20/2016        
7/19/2016Q216$2.44$2.61$9.36 billion$9.40 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/20/2016Q116$1.18$1.23$8.21 billion$8.20 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/21/2016Q415$2.59$2.54$9.08 billion$9.04 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/22/2015Q315$4.55$4.53$10.31 billion$10.31 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/23/2015Q215$3.31$3.31$9.94 billion$9.90 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/23/2015Q1$1.44$1.52$8.62 billion$8.60 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/22/2015Q414$1.22$1.20$9.31 billion$9.30 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/23/2014Q314$2.68$2.75$10.56 billion$10.60 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/24/2014Q214$2.16$2.34$10.31 billion$10.30 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/24/2014Q114($1.35)($1.33)$8.71 billion$8.70 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/23/2014Q413$0.58$0.78$9.28 billion$9.30 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/24/2013Q313$1.60$1.51$10.30 billion$10.20 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/25/2013Q2 2013$1.32$1.35$9.98 billion$10.00 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/25/2013Q1 2013($1.07)($0.98)$8.69 billion$8.72 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/24/2013Q4 2012($0.58)($0.58)$8.67 billion$8.70 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/25/2012$1.55$1.35ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/26/2012$1.72$1.41ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/26/2012($1.06)($0.87)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/26/2012$0.17$0.30ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/27/2011$2.07$2.00ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/21/2011$1.42$1.49ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/21/2011($0.48)($0.41)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/26/2011$0.23$0.44ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for United Continental Holdings (NYSE:UAL)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $7.98 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $6.57 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q3 20161$2.91$2.91$2.91
Q4 20161$1.32$1.32$1.32
Q1 20171$0.46$0.46$0.46
Q2 20171$1.98$1.98$1.98
Q3 20171$2.96$2.96$2.96
Q4 20171$1.41$1.41$1.41
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Dividend History for United Continental Holdings (NYSE:UAL)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for United Continental Holdings (NYSE:UAL)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 0.39%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 93.39%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
9/2/2016Andrew C LevyCFOBuy15,000$50.96$764,400.00View SEC Filing  
4/28/2016Barney HarfordDirectorBuy60,000$49.07$2,944,200.00View SEC Filing  
4/28/2016James E ComptonInsiderBuy2,000$48.91$97,820.00View SEC Filing  
4/28/2016Linda P JojoEVPBuy2,500$48.77$121,925.00View SEC Filing  
4/27/2016Gerald LadermanCFOBuy5,000$48.78$243,900.00View SEC Filing  
4/27/2016James M WhitehurstDirectorBuy10,000$49.23$492,300.00View SEC Filing  
4/26/2016Brett J HartEVPBuy5,000$49.09$245,450.00View SEC Filing  
4/26/2016Gregory L HartCOOBuy2,000$49.90$99,800.00View SEC Filing  
4/26/2016Robert A MiltonDirectorBuy1,000$49.14$49,140.00View SEC Filing  
4/22/2016Oscar MunozCEOBuy19,800$50.53$1,000,494.00View SEC Filing  
4/22/2016Par Investment Partners LpDirectorBuy1,905,000$52.10$99,250,500.00View SEC Filing  
3/10/2016James A C KennedyDirectorBuy900$57.55$51,795.00View SEC Filing  
2/3/2015Irene E FoxhallVPSell3,987$68.37$272,591.19View SEC Filing  
1/22/2015Irene E FoxhallVPSell3,537$71.20$251,834.40View SEC Filing  
1/22/2015Michael P BondsEVPSell6,504$71.20$463,084.80View SEC Filing  
12/11/2014James E ComptonInsiderSell38,094$65.89$2,510,013.66View SEC Filing  
12/11/2014Jeffrey T FolandEVPSell7,000$64.83$453,810.00View SEC Filing  
12/4/2014Michael P BondsEVPSell1,452$62.00$90,024.00View SEC Filing  
10/23/2014Jeffrey T FolandEVPSell6,000$50.00$300,000.00View SEC Filing  
10/14/2014Gregory L HartCOOSell1,039$41.61$43,232.79View SEC Filing  
7/14/2014Gregory L HartCOOSell1,040$45.73$47,559.20View SEC Filing  
4/28/2014Jeffery SmisekCEOBuy20,000$39.62$792,400.00View SEC Filing  
4/23/2014Irene FoxhallVPSell8,188$47.00$384,836.00View SEC Filing  
4/14/2014Gregory HartCOOSell1,040$41.88$43,555.20View SEC Filing  
2/4/2014Walter IsaacsonDirectorSell5,000$44.01$220,050.00View SEC Filing  
11/25/2013Peter McdonaldCOOSell131,603$40.00$5,264,120.00View SEC Filing  
10/28/2013James E ComptonInsiderBuy7,800$32.12$250,536.00View SEC Filing  
8/27/2013Jeffery SmisekCEOBuy9,054$27.66$250,433.64View SEC Filing  
5/14/2013Charles YamaroneDirectorSell15,750$33.33$524,947.50View SEC Filing  
8/10/2012Peter D McdonaldCOOBuy13,500$18.02$243,270.00View SEC Filing  
8/9/2012Jeffery A SmisekCEOBuy55,600$18.00$1,000,800.00View SEC Filing  
8/9/2012Michael P BondsVPBuy13,500$18.03$243,405.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for United Continental Holdings (NYSE:UAL)
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Last Updated on 9/27/2016 by MarketBeat.com Staff