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Investor's Watch List: Centurylink Inc (NYSE:CTL), Southwest Airlines Co (NYSE:LUV)

Investor's Watch List: Centurylink Inc (NYSE:CTL), Southwest Airlines Co (NYSE:LUV)

IHT Wealth Management LLC's holdings in Southwest Airlines Company were worth $160,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. RE Advisers Corp owned approximately 0.50% of Southwest Airlines Company worth $163,862,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. The company has market cap of $36.79 billion. Quadrant Capital Group LLC now owns 3,488 shares of the airline's stock valued at $184,000 after buying an additional 16 shares in the last quarter. Guardian Life Insurance Co. of America raised its stake in shares of Southwest Airlines Company by 0.6% in the first quarter. The stock moved on high volume, traded at a volume of 5.36 million shares, as compared to its average daily volume of 4.57 million shares. TrimTabs Asset Management LLC now owns 2,821 shares of the airline's stock valued at $152,000 after buying an additional 1,328 shares during the period. Corporate insiders own 0.18% of the company's stock. Its position stood at $7,309,000 an increase of $977,000 as of the end of the quarter. Finally, APG Asset Management N.V. raised its position in Southwest Airlines Company by 10.1% in the first quarter. Vanguard Group Inc. now owns 38,498,787 shares of the airline's stock worth $2,069,695,000 after buying an additional 286,456 shares during the last quarter.

Shares of Southwest Airlines Company (NYSE LUV) opened at 61.81 on Wednesday. Decatur Capital Management Inc sold 47,950 shares as Southwest Airlines (LUV)'s stock rose 1.26%.

Southwest Airlines Co. has a 37.89B market cap and its past year revenues were 20.48B.

Now we look at the Moving Averages, the 200-day is 18.8, the 50-day is 3.27 and the 20-day is 0.58. Southwest Airlines Company also was the recipient of some unusual options trading on Monday. Stock investors bought 7,334 call options on the company.

Southwest Airlines Company (NYSE:LUV) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, April 27th. The difference between the expected and actual EPS was $-0.02/share, which represents an Earnings surprise of -3.2%. The company had revenue of $4.88 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $4.91 billion.

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While looking at the Stock's Performance, Southwest Airlines Co. now shows a Weekly Performance of -0.42%, where Monthly Performance is 3.95%, Quarterly performance is 14%, 6 Months performance is 22.88% and yearly performance percentage is 50.61%. Southwest Airlines Company's quarterly revenue was up 1.2% compared to the same quarter previous year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business earned $0.88 earnings per share. Equities research analysts expect that Southwest Airlines Company will post $3.88 EPS for the current year. The company recently announced a dividend which was paid on Wednesday June 28th, 2017. Investors of record on Wednesday, June 7th were issued a $0.125 dividend. Profund Advsr Limited Liability stated it has 0.05% in Southwest Airlines Co (NYSE:LUV). This represents a $0.50 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 0.81%. The ex-dividend date was set for Monday the 5th of June 2017. Southwest Airlines Company's dividend payout ratio is now 15.11%. If you are accessing this story on another site, it was copied illegally and reposted in violation of USA & global trademark & copyright law. The legal version of this article can be accessed at https://www.themarketsdaily.com/2017/07/12/southwest-airlines-company-luv-stake-lowered-by-california-public-employees-retirement-system-updated-updated.html.

COPYRIGHT VIOLATION NOTICE: "Southwest Airlines Company (LUV) Stake Cut by Turner Investments LLC" was first reported by Sports Perspectives and is the sole property of of Sports Perspectives. With the firm's stock price now trading around $61.81, the firm has proven a solid track record of growth over the past few years. Finally, Cowen and Company upped their price target on Southwest Airlines Company from $58.00 to $62.00 and gave the stock an "outperform" rating in a report on Friday, April 28th. ValuEngine raised Southwest Airlines Company from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating in a research report on Friday, June 2nd. On September 9, 2016 Imperial Capital initiated coverage on the stock with a rating of "Outperform" and establishing a price target of $46.00.

Bernstein starting coverage on LUV with an initial rating of "Outperform".

Among 5 analysts covering Aclaris Therapeutics (NASDAQ:ACRS), 4 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 1 Hold.

In related news, EVP Jeff Lamb sold 19,800 shares of the business's stock in a transaction dated Thursday, May 25th. Shaw Mark R sold $70,553 worth of stock or 1,211 shares. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is available at the SEC website. Also, Chairman Gary C. Kelly sold 51,000 shares of the company's stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, May 17th. Qvt Financial Lp sold 320,165 shares as Epizyme Inc (EPZM)'s stock rose 39.84%. Following the sale, the chief operating officer now directly owns 182,302 shares of the company's stock, valued at $10,416,736.28. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Over the last three months, insiders have sold 118,740 shares of company stock valued at $6,923,568. Southwest Airlines Co. (LUV) has made its way to a 12-month gain of 50.61%. The Firm provides point-to-point service. The Firm offers ancillary service offerings, such as Southwest's EarlyBird Check-In and transportation of pets and unaccompanied minors, in accordance with Southwest's respective policies.


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