Southwest Airlines Co. (LUV)

34.48
NYSE : Transportation
Prev Close 33.62
Day Low/High 34.03 / 35.20
52 Wk Low/High 22.46 / 58.83
Avg Volume 19.68M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 589.39M
Market Cap 19.82B
EPS 4.30
P/E Ratio 9.89
Div & Yield N.A. (N.A)

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Jim Cramer: We Have a Rip Snorting Rally Unfathomable 2 Months Ago

Jim Cramer: We Have a Rip Snorting Rally Unfathomable 2 Months Ago

So what's the narrative? Simple: the recession is ending, it turned out to be a V recession and recovery after all.

Jim Cramer: Beware of the Rot Underneath

Jim Cramer: Beware of the Rot Underneath

The market itself may be ignoring the realities of its weakest players.

Jim Cramer: Consider the Fed and Treasury Ad Hoc Insurers Demanding No Premium

Jim Cramer: Consider the Fed and Treasury Ad Hoc Insurers Demanding No Premium

Maybe it ends up being a small price to pay to avoid a depression.

Jim Cramer: Reopening Is Necessary, but Based on Little More Than Hope

Jim Cramer: Reopening Is Necessary, but Based on Little More Than Hope

It's imperative that people get back to work, so we have this great compromise -- let's see how it might play out.

Small-Caps Roar, Bets Against the Market, Trading Nvidia

Small-Caps Roar, Bets Against the Market, Trading Nvidia

Money movers are not buying protection for individual names, but they are starting to bet against the market en masse, while the Russell 2000 ran up 4% on Monday.

Employment Figures, Trading Thoughts, and 'Busting a Move'

Employment Figures, Trading Thoughts, and 'Busting a Move'

Watching first-time jobless claims and trading volume, plus some thoughts on defense names like Raytheon and Lockheed Martin, and tech names like Lam Research.

Understanding Monday, What to Expect From an Economic Recovery, Reenter Walmart?

Understanding Monday, What to Expect From an Economic Recovery, Reenter Walmart?

Beyond energy markets and the potential for ancillary fall-out, the S&P 500, and this may be more important from a technical viewpoint, failed to hold that 50 day SMA.

Divining Earnings, Stunning Rebound, Trading Amazon

Divining Earnings, Stunning Rebound, Trading Amazon

Are the markets ready for a pause in this dramatic rebound? We are several weeks behind Europe in battling this pandemic and U.S. numbers are far worse. Time will tell.

Jim Cramer: Should We Consider Closing the Markets Until the Virus Peaks?

Jim Cramer: Should We Consider Closing the Markets Until the Virus Peaks?

Let's explore a concept I have been loath to consider.

Sick Bond Market, What's Really Bad, Airlines in a Tailspin, Trading Thoughts

Sick Bond Market, What's Really Bad, Airlines in a Tailspin, Trading Thoughts

Would love to know if Warren Buffett is adding here, or keeping his powder dry. Would simply love to know.

Southwest Airlines Is in a Weak Technical Position

Southwest Airlines Is in a Weak Technical Position

I would not rush to be a buyer of LUV.

The Travel Industry Is Being Decimated

The Travel Industry Is Being Decimated

I still do believe that the panic is overblown, but that does not mean that it won't continue.

Jim Cramer: This Sector Is Still Really at Risk From Coronavirus

Jim Cramer: This Sector Is Still Really at Risk From Coronavirus

Don't buy airlines or travel stocks yet.

Neeleman in Flight?

There are reports suggesting that JetBlue founder David Neeleman is starting a new airline called Breeze Airways to serve mid-size U.S. cities without many direct flights, and that it could take flight later this year.  Of course, one question relat...

An Airline Pair Trade on Coronavirus and a Market Selloff

An Airline Pair Trade on Coronavirus and a Market Selloff

A quick resolution to the Coronavirus situation doesn't necessarily equate to a quick market recovery -- but these 2 domestically-focused airlines should weather it well.

Jim Cramer: This Is a Great Market ... Unless

Jim Cramer: This Is a Great Market ... Unless

As we get higher, there are a growing number of alarms that could awake the great bear.

The Clock Is Ticking on Boeing's Dividend

The Clock Is Ticking on Boeing's Dividend

Odds are the December quarter will be messy, and we'll see a step up in cash consumption -- this has raised concerns over the company's dividend.

The Coronavirus Impact on Markets, Trump at Davos, Hot Housing, Trading Zscaler

The Coronavirus Impact on Markets, Trump at Davos, Hot Housing, Trading Zscaler

The market impact of the virus for U.S. investors has been seen in more pronounced fashion in Treasury markets.

The Week Ahead: Davos, Impeachment, PMI and 25 Key Earnings Reports to Watch

The Week Ahead: Davos, Impeachment, PMI and 25 Key Earnings Reports to Watch

Almost 200 companies are slated to report quarterly results, including 43 S&P 500 constituents.

Headlines of Note

As we wait for the December Retail Sales report, here are some headlines catching my attention this morning:  Shares of PPG Industries are down in pre-market trading following December quarterly results that missed EPS expectations despite reporting...

An Out-of-Favor Sector and Airline That Could Turn the Corner in 2020

An Out-of-Favor Sector and Airline That Could Turn the Corner in 2020

Energy companies and American Airlines haven't fared well in 2019 but could perform much better next year.

This Airline Stock Is Flying Under the Radar

This Airline Stock Is Flying Under the Radar

Here's how to get on on board JetBlue.

Target Didn't Just Hit the Mark, It Blew It Away

Target Didn't Just Hit the Mark, It Blew It Away

TGT trounced earnings this quarter, but pay close attention to this key report on Jan. 15.

Scaling the Current Peak and Testing the S&P 500 Porridge: Market Recon

Scaling the Current Peak and Testing the S&P 500 Porridge: Market Recon

Plus, a glance at news about Disney+, Boeing's 737 Max and Alphabet's "Project Nightingale."

Southwest Air Cut at Bernstein

Airline Stocks Are Gaining Altitude: Here Are 2 to Watch This Week

Airline Stocks Are Gaining Altitude: Here Are 2 to Watch This Week

It's a game of chase or don't chase with the wind at the sector's back.

Jim Cramer: Here's How to Look at Stocks in Earnings Season

Jim Cramer: Here's How to Look at Stocks in Earnings Season

On the biggest day for earnings reports in the S&P let me give you my scorecard to date so you know which pile your stocks might land in.

Trucking, Rails and Trading Volume: Market Recon

Trucking, Rails and Trading Volume: Market Recon

Large-cap equity indices over a month have churned on lackluster interest outside of the high-frequency crowd, and the trucking and rail sectors are outperforming the indices this month.