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

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$89.58 +2.10 (+2.40 %)
(As of 12/14/2018 10:32 AM ET)
Previous Close$87.48
Today's Range$86.73 - $89.59
52-Week Range$60.44 - $97.85
Volume38,023 shs
Average Volume3.77 million shs
Market CapitalizationN/A
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

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Air transportation, scheduled
Sub-IndustryAirlines
SectorTransportation
Current SymbolNYSE:UAL
Previous Symbol
CUSIP91004710
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 Shares272,460,000
Market 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 declared that its board has authorized a share buyback plan on Friday, December 8th 2017, which authorizes the company to buyback $3,000,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization authorizes the company to purchase shares of its stock through open market purchases. Shares buyback plans are generally an indication that the company's leadership 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 analysts' consensus estimates of $3.07 by $0.01. The transportation company had revenue of $11 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $10.95 billion. The firm's revenue for the quarter was up 11.2% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the company posted $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 issued an update on its FY18 earnings guidance on Tuesday, October, 16th. The company provided EPS guidance of $8.00-8.75 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $8.16.

What price target have analysts set for UAL?

18 brokerages have issued twelve-month price targets for United Continental's stock. Their forecasts range from $81.00 to $130.00. On average, they expect United Continental's stock price to reach $102.20 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 16.8% 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 6 hold ratings and 12 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 headlines about UAL stock have trended somewhat positive on Friday, according to InfoTrie. The research firm scores the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. United Continental earned a news impact score of 1.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news stories about the transportation company a news buzz of 1.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next few days.

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 company are sold short. View United Continental's Current Options Chain.

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 number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Primecap Management Co. CA (14.08%), Vanguard Group Inc. (7.36%), Vanguard Group Inc (7.36%), BlackRock Inc. (6.38%), Lansdowne Partners UK LLP (1.92%) and Newport Trust Co (1.84%). 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 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 institutional investors are buying United Continental stock?

UAL stock was acquired 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 $87.48.

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:  747 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  619 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,366
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 12/14/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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