Guru Analysis Of Southwest Airlines Co. (LUV)

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Kestrel Investment Management Corp who had been investing in Big Lots Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $2.34B market cap company. The Price to Sales (P/S) ratio of the stock is 1.64, while P/B (Price to Book) stands at 3.23. The stock witnessed -11.92% declines, 5.56% gains and 0.72% gains for the 1-month, 3-month and 6-month period, respectively. It is up 45.83% since February 6, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500.

Southwest Airlines Co. (LUV) stock price rose 7.77 percent over the past one year, while increased 0.72 percent during the past 6 months.

Bard Associates Inc holds 1.77% of its portfolio in Carriage Services, Inc. for 148,852 shares. The company's market cap is $34.74 Billion. About 313,402 shares traded.

Southwest Airlines Co (NYSE:LUV) opened at $56.99 on Tuesday. It has outperformed by 20.93% the S&P500. It also increased its holding in Ihs Markit Ltd by 242,092 shares in the quarter, for a total of 658,096 shares, and has risen its stake in Amgen Inc (NASDAQ:AMGN).

Since October 17, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 3 sales for $2.23 million activity. Southwest Airlines Co. disclosed in a document filed with the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) that EVP Corporate Services Jordan Robert E has sold 32,931 shares of Southwest Airlines Co.

Investors sentiment increased to 0.89 in 2017 Q3. Its up 0.06, from 0.83 in 2017Q2.

A number of hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently made changes to their positions in the stock. The company has volume of 4.98 Million shares. The third largest holder is Vanguard Group Inc, which now holds $2.15 billion worth of this stock and that ownership represents almost 6.18% of its market capitalization. The California-based Fuller And Thaler Asset Management Inc has invested 0.08% in Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE:LUV). Needham Inv Mngmt Ltd Liability holds 0.85% in Southwest Airlines Co. Balyasny Asset Ltd invested in 0.01% or 58,011 shares. (NYSE:LUV). Private Advisor Gp reported 0.03% stake. Glendon Lp has invested 1.16% in Southwest Airlines Co. Taurus Asset Management Limited Liability invested in 1.8% or 109,735 shares. Northern Corp reported 6.11M shares.

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While returns on assets calculated as 14.40% that gives an idea about how efficient management is at using its assets to generate earnings. Cibc Asset Mngmt has 0.08% invested in Southwest Airlines Co. The SEC filing shows that Montford John T performed a sale of 1,695 shares. Oppenheimer And accumulated 0.45% or 298,846 shares. Ferguson Wellman Mgmt Incorporated holds 0.01% or 5,539 shares.

Several analysts have released their opinion on Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE:LUV) also have significant role in eyes of active investors, it has price to earnings growth of 0.70, which is a valuation metric for determining relative trade-off among price of a stock. Therefore 0 are positive.

Southwest Airlines Co. (LUV) reported its last quarterly earnings on 12/30/2017 where the firm reported its Actual EPS of $0.77/share against the analyst consensus estimate of $0.77/share. Citigroup maintained the stock with "Buy" rating in Friday, June 9 report. State Teachers Retirement Sys holds 0.12% of its portfolio in Southwest Airlines Co. On Friday, July 28 the stock rating was maintained by Cowen & Co with "Buy". The rating was upgraded by JP Morgan on Friday, September 15 to "Overweight".

BRT Apartments (NYSE:BRT)'s stock had its "buy" rating reissued by investment analysts at B. Riley in a report issued on Tuesday, January 9th, Marketbeat Ratings reports. The rating was maintained by Imperial Capital on Thursday, September 3 with "Outperform". JP Morgan upgraded the stock to "Overweight" rating in Thursday, July 30 report. The firm earned "Outperform" rating on Friday, February 10 by Credit Suisse. Also, there are 2 buy, 0 sell and 0 strong sell ratings, collectively assigning a 1.68 average brokerage recommendation. Therefore 81% are positive. 32 Southwest Airlines Co. The rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with "Top Pick" on Thursday, December 1. Stifel Nicolaus maintained the stock with "Hold" rating in Thursday, August 17 report.

A stock rating usually tells investors how well a stock's market value relates to what analysts think is a fair value for the stock, based on an independent evaluation of the company. The firm has "Hold" rating by SunTrust given on Thursday, November 2. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Friday, January 26 by Stephens. Stifel Nicolaus reaffirmed a "buy" rating and issued a $85.00 target price (up from $80.00) on shares of Southwest Airlines in a research report on Wednesday, January 10th. Morgan Stanley maintained The Western Union Company (NYSE:WU) rating on Friday, November 3. The company now has an average rating of "Buy" and a consensus target price of $67.97. The company was downgraded on Monday, September 19 by Susquehanna. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Friday, July 21 by Instinet. Similar statistics are true for the second largest owner, Berkshire Hathaway Inc, which owns 47,659,456 shares of the stock are valued at $2.8 billion. Alyeska Investment Group L.P. purchased a new stake in shares of Southwest Airlines in the 3rd quarter worth about $46,406,000.

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