NYSE:UAL - United Continental Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $82.88 -0.46 (-0.55 %) (As of 01/23/2019 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$83.34Today's Range$82.63 - $84.959352-Week Range$60.44 - $97.85Volume2.46 million shsAverage Volume4.84 million shsMarket Capitalization$22.58 billionP/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 Phone872-825-4000Debt Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A Current RatioN/A Quick RatioN/APrice-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/AProfitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A Net IncomeN/A Net MarginsN/A Return on EquityN/A Return on AssetsN/AMiscellaneous Employees89,800 Outstanding Shares272,464,000Market Cap$22.58 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 declared that its Board of Directors has authorized a share buyback program on Friday, December 8th 2017, which permits the company to buyback $3,000,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization permits the company to buy shares of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback programs are typically an indication that the company's management believes its shares are undervalued. How were United Continental's earnings last quarter? United Continental Holdings Inc (NYSE:UAL) issued its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, January, 15th. The transportation company reported $2.41 EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $1.84 by $0.57. The transportation company earned $10.49 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $10.34 billion. The business's quarterly revenue was up 11.0% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the business posted $1.40 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, April 16th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for United Continental. What guidance has United Continental issued on next quarter's earnings? United Continental updated its FY19 earnings guidance on Tuesday, January, 15th. The company provided EPS 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 brokers have issued twelve-month price objectives for United Continental's stock. Their predictions range from $78.00 to $113.00. On average, they anticipate United Continental's stock price to reach $100.3571 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 21.1% 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? News headlines about UAL stock have been trending somewhat positive recently, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. InfoTrie rates the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. United Continental earned a daily sentiment score of 1.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media stories about the transportation company a news buzz of 3.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the immediate future. 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), American Airlines Group (AAL), Ryanair (RYAAY), Deutsche Lufthansa (DLAKY), Azul (AZUL), China Eastern Airlines Corp. Ltd. ADR Class H (CEA), China Southern Airlines (ZNH), Alaska Air Group (ALK), LATAM Airlines Group (LTM), INTL CONS AIRL/S (ICAGY), CATHAY PAC AIRW/S (CPCAY), easyJet (EJTTF), JetBlue Airways (JBLU) 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 number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Douglas Lane & Associates LLC (0.38%), Bank of Montreal Can (0.35%), Strs Ohio (0.12%), Highland Associates Inc. (0.10%), Gateway Investment Advisers LLC (0.09%) and Nisa Investment Advisors LLC (0.03%). 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 Strs Ohio, Douglas Lane & Associates LLC, Denali Advisors LLC, Nisa Investment Advisors LLC, First American Trust FSB, Bank of Montreal Can, NuWave Investment Management LLC and Meeder Asset Management Inc.. 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 $82.88. How big of a company is United Continental? United Continental has a market capitalization of $22.58 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 ( )Outperform Votes: 755 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 628 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 1,383MarketBeat'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 StaffFeatured Article: Should you buy a closed-end mutual fund?