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: $47.53
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $46.55
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $49.29
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 2.60
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 7.00
  • P/E Growth: -0.33
  • Market Cap: $15.32B
  • Outstanding Shares: 322,408,000
  • Beta: 0.43
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for United Continental Holdings (NYSE:UAL) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 5 Hold Ratings, 12 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.71)
Consensus Price Target: $65.66 (38.14% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for United Continental Holdings (NYSE:UAL)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
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
8/11/2016Cowen and CompanyReiterated RatingOutperformView 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
7/6/2016Credit Suisse Group AGDowngradeOutperform -> Neutral$64.00 -> $42.00View 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
3/24/2016Raymond James Financial Inc.DowngradeOutperform -> Market PerformView 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 8/26/2014 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: $7.94 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $6.79 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)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
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)
DateHeadline
News IconAnalysts Valuations For Two Stocks: United Continental Holdings Inc (NYSE:UAL), Delta Air Lines, Inc. (NYSE:DAL) - The Voice Registrar (NYSE:UAL)
voiceregistrar.com - August 25 at 8:15 PM
forbes.com logoNotable Thursday Option Activity: UAL, TSLA, GIS (NYSE:UAL)
www.forbes.com - August 25 at 11:54 AM
News IconAnalysts Valuations For Two Stocks: United Continental Holdings Inc (NYSE:UAL), General Mills, Inc. (NYSE:GIS) - The Voice Registrar (NYSE:UAL)
voiceregistrar.com - August 24 at 7:43 PM
News IconUnited Continental Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:UAL) from Major Airlines – Todays Top Gains (NYSE:UAL)
twincountynews.com - August 24 at 7:43 PM
blogs.barrons.com logoDelta Air Lines: The Rodney Dangerfield of Airline Stocks? (NYSE:UAL)
blogs.barrons.com - August 24 at 11:00 AM
seekingalpha.com logoUnited Continental Set To Have A Poor Rest Of Decade (NYSE:UAL)
seekingalpha.com - August 23 at 8:06 PM
thecountrycaller.com logoUnited Continental Holdings Inc (UAL) Initiated With Outperform Rating At Imperial Capital (NYSE:UAL)
www.thecountrycaller.com - August 23 at 12:32 PM
thestreet.com logoUnited Continental (UAL) Stock Coverage Initiated With 'Outperform' at Imperial (NYSE:UAL)
www.thestreet.com - August 23 at 12:32 PM
investors.com logoWhy United Airlines Could Rebound Next Year (NYSE:UAL)
www.investors.com - August 23 at 12:32 PM
News IconUpdate on United Continental Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:UAL) for the day (NYSE:UAL)
twincountynews.com - August 22 at 7:52 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoDelta Maintains Lead Over United amid Reduced Operational Outlook (NYSE:UAL)
finance.yahoo.com - August 22 at 7:52 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoUnited Continental (UAL) Announces Changes in Management (revised) (NYSE:UAL)
finance.yahoo.com - August 22 at 8:37 AM
prnewswire.com logoUnited Appoints New Senior Leaders - PR Newswire (press release) (NYSE:UAL)
www.prnewswire.com - August 20 at 11:54 AM
thecountrycaller.com logoHere Is What Is Happening At United Continental Holdings Inc (UAL) - TCC (NYSE:UAL)
www.thecountrycaller.com - August 20 at 11:54 AM
News IconStreet Performance on Payback- Staples (NASDAQ:SPLS), United Continental (NYSE:UAL) - Seneca Globe (NYSE:UAL)
www.senecaglobe.com - August 19 at 7:49 PM
thecountrycaller.com logoHere Is What Is Happening At United Continental Holdings Inc (UAL) (NYSE:UAL)
www.thecountrycaller.com - August 19 at 7:49 PM
News IconMajor Airlines: United Continental Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:UAL) Position of the day (NYSE:UAL)
twincountynews.com - August 19 at 7:49 PM
bizjournals.com logoAirlines with the biggest employment growth (NYSE:UAL)
www.bizjournals.com - August 19 at 7:49 PM
News IconAnalysts Valuations For Two Stocks: United Continental Holdings Inc (NYSE:UAL), Danaher Corporation (NYSE:DHR) - The Voice Registrar (NYSE:UAL)
voiceregistrar.com - August 19 at 10:55 AM
News IconUnited Continental Holdings (NYSE:UAL) & NXP Semiconductors NV (NASDAQ:NXPI) Stocks to Watch - Money News (press release) (NYSE:UAL)
www.newsismoney.com - August 19 at 10:55 AM
wsj.com logoCFO Moves: United Continental, Lever (NYSE:UAL)
blogs.wsj.com - August 19 at 10:55 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoUnited Continental (UAL) Announces Changes in Management (NYSE:UAL)
finance.yahoo.com - August 19 at 10:55 AM
publicnow.com logoReport of unscheduled material events or corporate changes. (NYSE:UAL)
www.publicnow.com - August 18 at 8:12 PM
rttnews.com logoUnited Continental Names Andrew Levy As EVP And CFO (NYSE:UAL)
www.rttnews.com - August 18 at 11:03 AM
bloomberg.com logoUnited Air Names New CFO as Munoz Fills Out Management Team (NYSE:UAL)
www.bloomberg.com - August 18 at 11:03 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo9:27 am United Continental appoints Andrew Levy as CFO and Julia Haywood as chief commercial officer (NYSE:UAL)
finance.yahoo.com - August 18 at 11:03 AM
marketwatch.com logoUnited Continental taps Allegiant Travel exec for top finance role (NYSE:UAL)
www.marketwatch.com - August 18 at 11:03 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoUnited Air shakes up management; names CFO, chief commercial officer (NYSE:UAL)
finance.yahoo.com - August 18 at 11:03 AM
publicnow.com logoUnited Appoints New Senior Leaders (NYSE:UAL)
www.publicnow.com - August 18 at 11:03 AM
wsj.com logo[$$] United Continental Names New CFO, Commercial Chief (NYSE:UAL)
www.wsj.com - August 18 at 11:03 AM
bizjournals.com logoUnited Airlines' big Olympic 'haul' by the numbers (NYSE:UAL)
www.bizjournals.com - August 16 at 8:02 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoUnited Continental (UAL) Traffic and Load Factor Rise in July (NYSE:UAL)
finance.yahoo.com - August 16 at 11:21 AM
reuters.com logoU.S. sues United for denying benefits to Air Force reservist (NYSE:UAL)
www.reuters.com - August 15 at 8:21 PM
thecountrycaller.com logoUnited Continental Holdings Inc (UAL): Winning Streak Continues For Oscar Munoz (NYSE:UAL)
www.thecountrycaller.com - August 15 at 8:21 PM
thecountrycaller.com logoUnited Continental Holdings Inc (UAL): Winning Streak Continues For Oscar Munoz - TCC (NYSE:UAL)
www.thecountrycaller.com - August 15 at 8:21 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoU.S. lawsuit says United denied sick leave to pilot on active duty (NYSE:UAL)
finance.yahoo.com - August 15 at 8:21 PM
News IconUnited Airlines on brink of labor peace (NYSE:UAL)
www.detroitnews.com - August 15 at 10:03 AM
News IconSilicon Graphics International (NASDAQ:SGI) & United Continental Holdings (NYSE:UAL) Watch List - Money News (press release) (NYSE:UAL)
www.newsismoney.com - August 15 at 10:03 AM
bloomberg.com logoUnited Airlines on Brink of Labor Peace Six Years After Merger (NYSE:UAL)
washpost.bloomberg.com - August 13 at 10:46 AM
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thedailyleicester.com - August 13 at 10:46 AM
seekingalpha.com logoUnited Continental flight attendants approve contract - Seeking Alpha (NYSE:UAL)
seekingalpha.com - August 12 at 8:08 PM
wsj.com logo[$$] United Continental in Preliminary Pact With Mechanics, as Flight Attendants Ratify Theirs (NYSE:UAL)
www.wsj.com - August 12 at 8:08 PM
thestreet.com logoAirfares to Europe and U.K. Drop as Airlines Hunt for Traffic (NYSE:UAL)
www.thestreet.com - August 12 at 11:14 AM
thestreet.com logoHow Boeing 787-9s Are Boosting United Airlines at San Francisco Hub (NYSE:UAL)
www.thestreet.com - August 11 at 11:26 AM
investors.com logoProduction Decision On Boeing's Troubled KC-46 Tanker Expected Soon (NYSE:UAL)
www.investors.com - August 11 at 11:26 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoAirline Stock Roundup: Virgin America Lags, Copa Holdings Tops Earning; American Airlines, Delta in Focus (NYSE:UAL)
finance.yahoo.com - August 10 at 8:39 PM
News IconInfluential Analyst Rating Changes: United Continental Holdings, Inc ... - TWN (NYSE:UAL)
thewellesleysnews.com - August 10 at 11:11 AM
fortune.com logoWhich way United Continental Holdings, Incorporated (NYSE:UAL) insiders are heading - Review Fortune (NYSE:UAL)
reviewfortune.com - August 10 at 11:11 AM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoComputer outage could tarnish Delta's on-time reputation (NYSE:UAL)
sg.finance.yahoo.com - August 10 at 11:11 AM
investors.com logoSouthwest Tallies Impact From Its Outage, As Delta Cancellations Ease (NYSE:UAL)
www.investors.com - August 10 at 11:11 AM

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