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Latest News Headlines for Southwest Airlines Co
Carrier Obtains Rights to Two Additional Gates at Dallas Love Field, New Flights to Begin in April 2015 DALLAS, Jan. 30, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Southwest Airlines(R) (NYSE: LUV) today answered the call of the many thousands of air travel consumers who have benefited from lower fares and the convenience of long-distance flying from Dallas Love Field by announcing it will add new destinations with more nonstop flights made possible by acquiring the rights to two additional Love Field gates.
DALLAS, Jan. 29, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Southwest Airlines' (NYSE: LUV) Board of Directors declared a quarterly dividend of $.06 per share to Shareholders of record at the close of business on March 5, 2015 on all shares then issued and outstanding. The 154(th) consecutive dividend will be paid on March 26, 2015.
In celebration of Imagine Dragons new album, Smoke + Mirrors, airline connects band with loyal fans DALLAS, Jan. 26, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Southwest Airlines(R) (NYSE: LUV) and the Grammy award-winning rock band, Imagine Dragons, are partnering on what could shape up to be the most unique tour of the year. In celebration of the band's new album, Smoke + Mirrors, available Feb. 17, 2015, via KIDinaKORNER/Interscope, Southwest will launch a sweepstakes, beginning Feb. 3, giving fans a chance to join the band on tour and experience the band perform at 35,000 feet in the sky for a Live at 35 inflight concert.
Southwest Airlines Co. operates Southwest Airlines and AirTran Airways, passenger airlines that provide scheduled air transportation in the United States and near-international markets. As of December 31, 2012, the total fleet operated by Southwest and AirTran combined consisted of 694 aircraft, including 606 Boeing 737s and 88 Boeing 717s. Southwest principally provides point-to-point, rather than hub-and-spoke, service. AirTran principally provides hub-and-spoke, rather than point-to-point, service, with approximately half of AirTran’s flights originating or terminating at its base of operation in Atlanta, Georgia. AirTran also serves a number of markets with non-stop service from smaller bases of operation in Baltimore, Maryland; Milwaukee, Wisconsin; and Orlando, Florida. In December 2013, Southwest Airlines Co acquired 12 takeoff and landing slots at New York's LaGuardia Airport being divested by American Airlines as part of its merger with US Airways.
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|52 Week High||1/29/2015 | 47.1738|
|52 Week Low||2/5/2014 | 20.23|
|% Off 52 Week High||-4.23%|
|% Off 52 Week Low||123.33%|
|Beta (5 Yr)||0.98|
|Volatility Avg||1/30/2015 | 28.50|
|10-Day Avg. Volume||10,998,533|
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|EPS (TTM)||12/31/2014 | 1.65|
|P/E Ratio||12/31/2014 | 27.4|
|Market Cap||Large Cap | 30.7B|
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|Date of Record||3/5/2015|
|Payable||$0.06 - QRTR|