Published On: Wed, Oct 19th, 2016

Current Price Targets For Southwest Airlines Company (NYSE:LUV)


Recently stock market analysts have updated their consensus ratings on shares of Southwest Airlines Company (NYSE:LUV).

Most recent broker ratings

10/10/2016 – Sanford C. Bernstein began new coverage on Southwest Airlines Company giving the company a “outperform” rating. They now have a USD 51 price target on the stock.

09/09/2016 – Imperial Capital began new coverage on Southwest Airlines Company giving the company a “outperform” rating. They now have a USD 46 price target on the stock.

07/27/2016 – Southwest Airlines Company was downgraded to “neutral” by analysts at JP Morgan. They now have a USD 34 price target on the stock.

07/26/2016 – Southwest Airlines Company was upgraded to “buy” by analysts at Evercore ISI. They now have a USD 47 price target on the stock.

07/25/2016 – Southwest Airlines Company was downgraded to “hold” by analysts at Argus.

07/25/2016 – Southwest Airlines Company had its “outperform” rating reiterated by analysts at Credit Suisse. They now have a USD 48 price target on the stock.

07/22/2016 – Southwest Airlines Company had its “outperform” rating reiterated by analysts at Cowen. They now have a USD 47 price target on the stock.

07/22/2016 – Southwest Airlines Company was downgraded to “neutral” by analysts at Buckingham Research.

06/24/2016 – Southwest Airlines Company had its “buy” rating reiterated by analysts at Deutsche Bank. They now have a USD 57 price target on the stock.

04/19/2016 – Southwest Airlines Company had its “outperform” rating reiterated by analysts at Oppenheimer.

04/15/2016 – Southwest Airlines Company was upgraded to “equal-weight” by analysts at Barclays. They now have a USD 48 price target on the stock.

03/29/2016 – Stephens began new coverage on Southwest Airlines Company giving the company a “overweight” rating. They now have a USD 60 price target on the stock.

03/02/2016 – Southwest Airlines Company had its “buy” rating reiterated by analysts at Sterne Agee. They now have a USD 67 price target on the stock.

01/21/2016 – Southwest Airlines Company had its “outperform” rating reiterated by analysts at Wolfe Research.

01/07/2016 – Southwest Airlines Company was upgraded to “equal-weight” by analysts at Morgan Stanley. They now have a USD 51 price target on the stock.

Southwest Airlines Company has a 50 day moving average of 38.31 and a 200 day moving average of 40.35. The stock’s market capitalization is 25.85B, it has a 52-week low of 33.96 and a 52-week high of 51.34.

The share price of the company (NYSE:LUV) was up +1.07% during the last trading session, with a high of 41.99 and the volume of Southwest Airlines Company shares traded was 8755648.

Southwest Airlines Co. (Southwest) operates Southwest Airlines. Southwest is a passenger airline that provides scheduled air transportation in the United States and near-international markets. The Company serves approximately 100 destinations in over 40 states, such as the District of Columbia, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, and approximately seven near-international countries, including Mexico, Jamaica, The Bahamas, Aruba, Dominican Republic, Costa Rica, and Belize. The Company added its first three destinations in Central America (San Jose, Costa Rica, Belize City, Belize, and Liberia, Costa Rica) and also commenced Southwest service to a fourth destination in Mexico (Puerto Vallarta). Southwest operates a total of approximately 704 Boeing 737 aircraft. The Company also added approximately 20 domestic nonstop destinations from Dallas Love Field. Southwest offers a total of 180 weekday departures to 50 nonstop destinations from Dallas Love Field.