NYSE:UAL - United Continental Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $88.55 +0.32 (+0.36 %) (As of 12/10/2018 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$88.23Today's Range$87.07 - $89.8752-Week Range$60.44 - $97.85Volume3.09 million shsAverage Volume3.78 million shsMarket CapitalizationN/AP/E RatioN/ADividend YieldN/ABetaN/A ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email United Continental Holdings, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides air transportation services in North America, the Asia-Pacific, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and Latin America. It transports people and cargo through its mainline and regional operations. As of December 31, 2017, the company operated a fleet of 1,262 aircraft. It also sells fuel; and offers catering, ground handling, and maintenance services for third parties. The company was formerly known as UAL Corporation and changed its name to United Continental Holdings, Inc. in October 2010. United Continental Holdings, Inc. was founded in 1934 and is based in Chicago, Illinois. Receive UAL News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for UAL and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Air transportation, scheduled Sub-IndustryAirlines SectorTransportation Current SymbolNYSE:UAL Previous Symbol CUSIP91004710 Webnewsroom.united.com Phone872-825-4000 Debt Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A Current RatioN/A Quick RatioN/A Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E RatioN/A Forward P/E RatioN/A P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual SalesN/A Price / SalesN/A Cash FlowN/A Price / Cash FlowN/A Book ValueN/A Price / BookN/A Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A Net IncomeN/A Net MarginsN/A Return on EquityN/A Return on AssetsN/A Miscellaneous Employees89,800 Outstanding Shares272,460,000Market Cap$0.00 OptionableOptionable United Continental (NYSE:UAL) Frequently Asked Questions What is United Continental's stock symbol? United Continental trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "UAL." How will United Continental's stock buyback program work? United Continental announced that its board has initiated a stock repurchase plan on Friday, December 8th 2017, which authorizes the company to repurchase $3,000,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization authorizes the company to repurchase shares of its stock through open market purchases. Shares repurchase plans are often an indication that the company's board of directors believes its shares are undervalued. How were United Continental's earnings last quarter? United Continental Holdings Inc (NYSE:UAL) announced its earnings results on Tuesday, October, 16th. The transportation company reported $3.06 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $3.07 by $0.01. The transportation company had revenue of $11 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $10.95 billion. The firm's quarterly revenue was up 11.2% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the company earned $2.22 EPS. View United Continental's Earnings History. When is United Continental's next earnings date? United Continental is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, January 22nd 2019. View Earnings Estimates for United Continental. What guidance has United Continental issued on next quarter's earnings? United Continental updated its FY18 earnings guidance on Tuesday, October, 16th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $8.00-8.75 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $8.16. What price target have analysts set for UAL? 18 brokers have issued 1 year target prices for United Continental's stock. Their forecasts range from $94.00 to $130.00. On average, they expect United Continental's stock price to reach $104.1333 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 17.6% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for United Continental. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for United Continental? 18 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for United Continental in the last year. There are currently 7 hold ratings and 11 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for United Continental. Has United Continental been receiving favorable news coverage? Media coverage about UAL stock has been trending very positive on Monday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research firm scores the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. United Continental earned a coverage optimism score of 3.9 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media coverage about the transportation company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the immediate future. Are investors shorting United Continental? United Continental saw a increase in short interest during the month of November. As of November 15th, there was short interest totalling 17,466,407 shares, an increase of 13.1% from the October 31st total of 15,446,834 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 3,166,896 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 5.5 days. Approximately 6.4% of the shares of the stock are sold short. View United Continental's Current Options Chain. Who are some of United Continental's key competitors? Some companies that are related to United Continental include Delta Air Lines (DAL), Southwest Airlines (LUV), Ryanair (RYAAY), American Airlines Group (AAL), Deutsche Lufthansa (DLAKY), China Eastern Airlines Corp. Ltd. ADR Class H (CEA), Alaska Air Group (ALK), Azul (AZUL), China Southern Airlines (ZNH), INTL CONS AIRL/S (ICAGY), LATAM Airlines Group (LTM), easyJet (EJTTF), JetBlue Airways (JBLU), CATHAY Pac AIRW/S (CPCAY) and Air France-KLM (AFLYY). Who are United Continental's key executives? United Continental's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Oscar Munoz, CEO & Director (Age 59)Mr. J. Scott Kirby, Pres (Age 51)Mr. Brett J. Hart, Exec. VP, Chief Admin. Officer & Gen. Counsel (Age 48)Mr. Andrew P. Nocella, Exec. VP & Chief Commercial Officer (Age 48)Mr. Gerald Laderman, Sr. VP of Fin. and Procurement, Treasurer & Acting CFO (Age 60) Who are United Continental's major shareholders? United Continental's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Primecap Management Co. CA (14.08%), Vanguard Group Inc. (7.36%), BlackRock Inc. (6.38%), Lansdowne Partners UK LLP (1.92%), Newport Trust Co (1.84%) and Capital World Investors (1.79%). Company insiders that own United Continental stock include Andrew C Levy, Edward Shapiro, Gregory L Hart, Michael P Bonds and Robert A Milton. View Institutional Ownership Trends for United Continental. Which major investors are selling United Continental stock? UAL stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Diamond Hill Capital Management Inc., Capital World Investors, Janus Henderson Group PLC, Frontier Capital Management Co. LLC, Calamos Advisors LLC, Strs Ohio and Morgan Stanley. View Insider Buying and Selling for United Continental. Which major investors are buying United Continental stock? UAL stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Lansdowne Partners UK LLP, Ashler Capital LLC, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Bank of Montreal Can, AQR Capital Management LLC, Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, Great West Life Assurance Co. Can and Worldquant Millennium Quantitative Strategies LLC. Company insiders that have bought United Continental stock in the last two years include Andrew C Levy, Edward Shapiro and Robert A Milton. View Insider Buying and Selling for United Continental. How do I buy shares of United Continental? Shares of UAL 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 United Continental's stock price today? One share of UAL stock can currently be purchased for approximately $88.55. What is United Continental's official website? The official website for United Continental is newsroom.united.com. How can I contact United Continental? United Continental's mailing address is 233 SOUTH WACKER DRIVE, CHICAGO IL, 60606. The transportation company can be reached via phone at 872-825-4000 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for United Continental (NYSE UAL)Community Ranking: 2.7 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 745 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 618 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 1,363MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about United Continental and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe UAL will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe UAL will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 12/10/2018 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What is a bull market?