Southwest Airlines Company (NYSE:LUV) traded higher in the last at $40.52, gaining 0.5 points or 1.25%. From the data available, it can be said that the stock did not make an impact in the money flow department with the net figure coming to be $(-14.9) million. The composite uptick value of $37.96 million was eclipsed by the accrued downtick value of $52.86 million, thereby ensuring the up/down ratio of 0.72. For the week, the shares have posted returns of 1.96%.A block trade registered during the day has revealed $4.87 million in upticks and $18.19 million in downticks. The up/down ratio in this case turned out to be 0.27. The net money flow for the block trade was $(-13.32) million.
The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 3.21% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 6.2%. The company shares have rallied 15.73% in the past 52 Weeks. On December 7, 2015 The shares registered one year high of $51.34 and one year low was seen on July 1, 2015 at $31.36. The 50-day moving average is $42.05 and the 200 day moving average is recorded at $42.32. S&P 500 has rallied 1.93% during the last 52-weeks.
Southwest Airlines Company (NYSE:LUV): During Tuesdays trading session, Bulls were in full control of the stock right from the opening. The stock opened at $40.47 and $39.98 proved to be the low of the day. Continuous buying at higher levels pushed the stock towards an intraday high of $40.88. The buying momentum continued till the end and the stock did not give up its gains. It closed at $40.52, notching a gain of 1.25% for the day. The total traded volume was 6,376,269 . The stock had closed at $40.02 on the previous day.
Currently the company Insiders own 0.18% of Southwest Airlines Company shares according to the proxy statements. In the past twelve weeks, the net percent change held by company insiders has changed by -10.77% . Institutional Investors own 79.77% of Southwest Airlines Company shares. During last six month period, the net percent change held by insiders has seen a change of -20.54%. On the companys insider trading activities, Montford John T, director of Southwest Airlines Co, unloaded 1,210 shares at an average price of $43.31 on June 7, 2016. The total amount of the transaction was worth $52,405, according to the disclosed information with the Securities and Exchange Commission in a Form 4 filing.
Southwest Airlines Co. operates Southwest Airlines (Southwest). Southwest is a passenger airline that provides scheduled air transportation in the United States and near-international markets. The Company serves around 93 destinations in 40 states and runs international services to Montego Bay, Nassau, Oranjestad, Cabo San Lucas/Los Cabos, Cancun, Mexico City and Punta Cana. It serves around 17 non-stop destinations and 581 non-stop city pairs. It operates around 665 Boeing 737 aircrafts. It provides several products, such as Business Select, Fly By Priority Lanes and SWABIZ. Its Website, southwest.com, enables purchasing and managing travel online. It offers southwest.com and swabiz.com in a translated Spanish version. Southwest provides inflight satellite-based wireless fidelity (Wi-Fi) service and live television. Its service offerings include EarlyBird Check-In, Pets Are Welcome on Southwest (P.A.W.S.) products, Automated Outbound Messaging (AOM) service and southwest.com/rebook.