NYSE:UAL - United Continental Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$84.09 +0.75 (+0.90 %)
(As of 01/23/2019 10:18 AM ET)
Previous Close$83.34
Today's Range$83.60 - $84.9593
52-Week Range$60.44 - $97.85
Volume427,833 shs
Average Volume4.94 million shs
Market Capitalization$22.91 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
BetaN/A
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.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Air transportation, scheduled
Sub-IndustryAirlines
SectorTransportation
CUSIP91004710
Phone872-825-4000

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual SalesN/A

Profitability

Miscellaneous

Employees89,800
Market Cap$22.91 billion
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 of Directors has initiated a share repurchase program on Friday, December 8th 2017, which allows the company to buyback $3,000,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization allows the company to purchase shares of its stock through open market purchases. Shares buyback programs are generally a sign that the company's management believes its shares are undervalued.

How were United Continental's earnings last quarter?

United Continental Holdings Inc (NYSE:UAL) posted its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, January, 15th. The transportation company reported $2.41 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $1.84 by $0.57. The transportation company earned $10.49 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $10.34 billion. United Continental's revenue for the quarter was up 11.0% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the business earned $1.40 earnings per share. 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, April 16th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for United Continental.

What guidance has United Continental issued on next quarter's earnings?

United Continental issued an update on its FY19 earnings guidance on Tuesday, January, 15th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $10.00-12.00 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $10.96. United Continental also updated its FY 2019 guidance to $10.00-12.00 EPS.

What price target have analysts set for UAL?

16 brokerages have issued twelve-month price objectives for United Continental's shares. Their forecasts range from $78.00 to $113.00. On average, they expect United Continental's stock price to reach $100.3571 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 19.5% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for United Continental.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for United Continental?

16 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for United Continental in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 5 hold ratings and 10 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?

Press coverage about UAL stock has trended very positive this week, InfoTrie reports. The research firm ranks the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. United Continental earned a media sentiment score of 3.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news headlines about the transportation company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next several days.

Who are some of United Continental's key competitors?

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 Douglas Lane & Associates LLC (0.38%), Bank of Montreal Can (0.35%), Highland Associates Inc. (0.10%), Gateway Investment Advisers LLC (0.09%), Nisa Investment Advisors LLC (0.03%) and Meeder Asset Management Inc. (0.02%). 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 institutional investors are selling United Continental stock?

UAL stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Douglas Lane & Associates LLC, Denali Advisors LLC, Nisa Investment Advisors LLC, First American Trust FSB, Bank of Montreal Can, NuWave Investment Management LLC, Meeder Asset Management Inc. and Cowen Prime Services LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for United Continental.

Which institutional investors are buying United Continental stock?

UAL stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Highland Associates Inc., Bowling Portfolio Management LLC, Mitsubishi UFJ Asset Management UK Ltd., DNB Asset Management AS, Polianta Ltd, Empowered Funds LLC, Cumberland Advisors Inc. and Landsberg Bennett & Dubbaneh 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 $83.97.

How big of a company is United Continental?

United Continental has a market capitalization of $22.88 billion. United Continental employs 89,800 workers across the globe.

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 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  755 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  628 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,383
MarketBeat'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 1/23/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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