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Delta Air Lines, Inc. (DAL)

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$46.13 USD


-0.18 (-0.39%)

Updated May 17, 2021 01:31 PM ET

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1Strong Buy25.41%
5Strong Sell3.06%

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C Value D Growth C Momentum D VGM

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Bottom 10% (225 out of 251)

Industry: Transportation - Airline

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Zacks News

Delta Air Lines is one of the four carriers that controls majority of the US aviation market (the carriers account for more than 60% of the domestic market share). This development followed a spate of mergers in the industry during the early part of this century. Delta, the second airline company to have joined the coveted S&P 500 Index, commands more than 17% share of the domestic market. Bulk of this Atlanta-GA based carrier’s revenues are recognized from its airline segment. Evidently, 99.8% of the $47-billion amount generated in 2019 came from this unit. Balance is represented by the refinery segment, which operates for the benefit of the airline division by providing it with jet fuel from its own production and agreements with third parties.

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With air-travel demand continuing to recover, Allegiant (ALGT) intends to hire 184 pilots in the coming months.

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Airline Stock Roundup: AZUL's Q1 Underperformance, Gol's Dull Traffic & More

Azul's (AZUL) Q1 results suffer coronavirus woes. Another Brazilian carrier GOL Linhas' (GOL) April traffic figures decline from the March levels as the second COVID-19 wave grips the nation.

Delta (DAL) to Begin Direct Flights to Croatia This Summer

Delta (DAL) plans to launch its first nonstop flights to Croatia this July as air-travel demand continues to improve.

Zacks Industry Outlook Highlights: Southwest Airlines, American Airlines, Allegiant Travel Co, Alaska Air Group and Delta Air Lines

Zacks Industry Outlook Highlights: Southwest Airlines, American Airlines, Allegiant Travel Co, Alaska Air Group and Delta Air Lines

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3 Airline Stocks to Watch out for Despite Industry Headwinds

Uptick in passenger revenues following the expansion in air-travel demand bodes well for the Zacks Airline industry. The likes of LUV, AAL and ALGT are well-positioned to gain traction from this sunnier scenario.

Delta Air Lines (DAL) Outpaces Stock Market Gains: What You Should Know

Delta Air Lines (DAL) closed at $46.11 in the latest trading session, marking a +2.63% move from the prior day.

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Airline Stock Roundup: GOL & ALGT Report Q1 Loss Amid Coronavirus Woes

Carriers like Gol Linhas (GOL), Allegiant Travel (ALGT) and SkyWest (SKYW) report a massive decline in respective Q1 passenger revenues.

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Mixed Q1 Earnings Put Transport ETFs in Focus

Total earnings for the sector that have been reported so far are down 181.3% on 7.8% lower revenues.

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U.S. Airlines' Q1 Earnings Show Progress: Rosy Days Ahead?

Focus on cargo revenues boosts the top lines of carriers like American Airlines (AAL) and United Airlines (UAL) in Q1.

Schneider (SNDR) Beats on Q1 Earnings, Ups 2021 Outlook

Improvement in operating ratio and higher segmental revenues drive Schneider's (SNDR) March-end financials.

Werner's (WERN) Q1 Earnings Top Estimates, Increase 70% Y/Y

Low operating expenses and logistics revenue growth drive Werner's (WERN) March-end financials.

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Airlines Earnings Mixed: What Lies ahead of ETF?

How will airlines ETF perform ahead as earnings came in mixed and fuel rise is a concern.

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Airline Stock Roundup: AAL, LUV & Others Report Q1 Loss Amid Coronavirus Woes

The year-over-year decline in passenger revenues hurts the Q1 results of American Airlines (AAL), Alaska Air Group (ALK), Southwest Airlines (LUV), Spirit Airlines (SAVE) and JetBlue (JBLU).

JetBlue Airways (JBLU) Posts Q1 Loss Amid Coronavirus Woes

Low passenger revenues hurt JetBlue's (JBLU) Q1 results.

Hawaiian Holdings (HA) Posts Wider-Than-Expected Q1 Loss

Low passenger revenues and tanking load factor hurt Hawaiian Holdings' (HA) first-quarter 2021 financials.

UPS Q1 Earnings & Revenues Beat on Stellar Volume Growth

Consolidated average daily volumes of UPS shoot up 14.3% year over year in Q1.

Canadian National (CNI) Q1 Earnings Miss Estimates, Rise Y/Y

Canadian National's (CNI) Q1 results reflect impressive performances of the intermodal and, grain and fertilizers segments amid weakness in other segments.

Landstar (LSTR) Q1 Earnings Surpass Estimates, Rise Y/Y

Strong performances of the truck transportation, rail intermodal and ocean and air cargo carriers segments aids Landstar's (LSTR) first-quarter financials.

Trinity's (TRN) Q1 Earnings Beat Estimates, Down 36.4% Y/Y

Lower deliveries in the Rail Products Group hurt Trinity's (TRN) March-end financials.

Alaska Air (ALK) Q1 Loss Narrower than Expected, Revenues Beat

Alaska Air's (ALK) Q1 results are hurt by coronavirus-induced weak air-travel demand. Reduced operating expenses partly offset adversities.

Southwest (LUV) Incurs Narrower-Than-Expected Loss in Q1

Southwest's (LUV) Q1 results benefit from reduction in operating expenses amid weakness in passenger revenues.

Old Dominion's (ODFL) Q1 Earnings Top Estimates, Improve Y/Y

Improvement in the operating ratio aids Old Dominion's (ODFL) Q1 results.

Union Pacific (UNP) Q1 Earnings Miss Estimates, Down Y/Y

Decline in freight revenues and deteriorating operating ratio hurt Union Pacific's (UNP) March-end financials.

Spirit Airlines (SAVE) Posts Narrower-Than-Expected Q1 Loss

Coronavirus-induced low passenger revenues hurt Spirit Airlines' (SAVE) Q1 results.

American Airlines' (AAL) Q1 Loss Narrower Than Expected

Weak passenger revenues hurt American Airlines' (AAL) Q1 results.