Analyst Upgrades – Southwest Airlines (NYSE:LUV) (NYSE:LUV) Stock Gets Upgraded By Buckingham Research from Neutral to Buy

Analyst Ratings For Southwest Airlines (NYSE:LUV) (NYSE:LUV)

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Today, Southwest Airlines (NYSE:LUV) (NYSE:LUV) stock received an upgrade by Buckingham Research from Neutral to Buy.

Some recent analyst ratings include

  • 3/22/2018-Buckingham Research Upgrade from a “Neutral ” rating to a ” Buy” rating.
  • 1/30/2018-JPMorgan Chase & Co. was Downgraded by analysts at JPMorgan Chase & Co. from a “Overweight ” rating to a ” Neutral” rating. They now have a $70.00 price target on the stock.
  • 1/10/2018-Stifel Nicolaus Reiterated Rating of Buy .
  • 1/9/2018-Cowen Reiterated Rating of Buy.
  • 1/9/2018-Bank of America was Downgraded by analysts at Bank of America from a “Buy ” rating to a ” Neutral” rating. They now have a $73.00 price target on the stock.
  • 12/14/2017-Atlantic Securities Upgrade from a “Neutral ” rating to a ” Overweight” rating.
  • 10/27/2017-Deutsche Bank Reiterated Rating of Buy.

Dividend information for Southwest Airlines (NYSE:LUV) (NYSE:LUV)

Southwest Airlines (NYSE:LUV) (NYSE:LUV) pays an annual dividend of $0.50 with a yield of 0.86% and an average dividend growth of 31.00% based on a 3 Year Average..

Dividend History for Southwest Airlines (NYSE:LUV) (NYSE:LUV)

  • On 1/31/2018 Southwest Airlines (NYSE:LUV) announced a quarterly dividend of $0.13 0.00205321944809461% with an ex dividend date of 3/6/2018 which will be payable on 3/28/2018.
  • On 11/16/2017 Southwest Airlines (NYSE:LUV) announced a quarterly dividend of $0.13 0.91% with an ex dividend date of 12/6/2017 which will be payable on 1/4/2018.
  • On 8/3/2017 Southwest Airlines (NYSE:LUV) announced a quarterly dividend of $0.13 0.91% with an ex dividend date of 8/22/2017 which will be payable on 9/14/2017.
  • On 5/18/2017 Southwest Airlines (NYSE:LUV) announced a quarterly dividend of $0.13 0.87% with an ex dividend date of 6/5/2017 which will be payable on 6/28/2017.
  • On 2/2/2017 Southwest Airlines (NYSE:LUV) announced a quarterly dividend of $0.10 0.76% with an ex dividend date of 3/7/2017 which will be payable on 3/30/2017.
  • On 11/17/2016 Southwest Airlines (NYSE:LUV) announced a quarterly dividend of $0.10 0.85% with an ex dividend date of 12/6/2016 which will be payable on 1/5/2017.
  • On 7/28/2016 Southwest Airlines (NYSE:LUV) announced a quarterly dividend of $0.10 1.08% with an ex dividend date of 8/16/2016 which will be payable on 9/8/2016.

Recent Insider Trading Activity For Southwest Airlines (NYSE:LUV) (NYSE:LUV)
Southwest Airlines (NYSE:LUV) (NYSE:LUV) has insider ownership of 0.21% and institutional ownership of 80.03%.

  • On 3/13/2018 Douglas H Brooks, Director, sold 10,000 with an average share price of $60.05 per share and the total transaction amounting to $600,500.00.
  • On 3/2/2018 De Ven Michael G Van, COO, sold 31,099 with an average share price of $57.35 per share and the total transaction amounting to $1,783,527.65.
  • On 2/27/2018 Gregory D Wells, EVP, sold 8,323 with an average share price of $58.88 per share and the total transaction amounting to $490,058.24.
  • On 2/22/2018 Gary C Kelly, Chairman, sold 38,779 with an average share price of $57.95 per share and the total transaction amounting to $2,247,243.05.
  • On 2/22/2018 Tammy Romo, CFO, sold 20,272 with an average share price of $57.95 per share and the total transaction amounting to $1,174,762.40.
  • On 2/12/2018 William H Dr Cunningham, Director, bought 3,500 with an average share price of $56.25 per share and the total transaction amounting to $196,875.00.
  • On 12/14/2017 Robert E Jordan, EVP, sold 32,931 with an average share price of $64.38 per share and the total transaction amounting to $2,120,097.78.

Recent Trading Activity for Southwest Airlines (NYSE:LUV) (NYSE:LUV)
Shares of Southwest Airlines (NYSE:LUV) closed the previous trading session at 58.02 up +0.23 0.40% with 57.5099983215332 shares trading hands.

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