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Southwest Airlines Co Revenue

: $12,752 Mil (TTM As of Sep. 2021)
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Southwest Airlines Co's revenue for the three months ended in Sep. 2021 was $4,679 Mil. Its revenue for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2021 was $12,752 Mil. Southwest Airlines Co's Revenue per Share for the three months ended in Sep. 2021 was $7.71. Its Revenue per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2021 was $20.99.

Warning Sign:

Southwest Airlines Co revenue per share has been in decline for the last 5 years.

During the past 12 months, the average Revenue per Share Growth Rate of Southwest Airlines Co was -12.20% per year. During the past 3 years, the average Revenue per Share Growth Rate was -23.00% per year. During the past 5 years, the average Revenue per Share Growth Rate was -6.10% per year. During the past 10 years, the average Revenue per Share Growth Rate was 4.90% per year. Please click Growth Rate Calculation Example (GuruFocus) to see how GuruFocus calculates Wal-Mart Stores Inc (WMT)'s revenue growth rate. You can apply the same method to get other companies' revenue growth rate using Revenue per Share data.

During the past 13 years, Southwest Airlines Co's highest 3-Year average Revenue per Share Growth Rate was 27.40% per year. The lowest was -23.00% per year. And the median was 12.00% per year.


Southwest Airlines Co Revenue Historical Data

The historical data trend for Southwest Airlines Co's Revenue can be seen below:

* For Operating Data section: All numbers are indicated by the unit behind each term and all currency related amount are in USD.
* For other sections: All numbers are in millions except for per share data, ratio, and percentage. All currency related amount are indicated in the company's associated stock exchange currency.

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Southwest Airlines Co Annual Data
Trend Dec11 Dec12 Dec13 Dec14 Dec15 Dec16 Dec17 Dec18 Dec19 Dec20
Revenue
Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 20,289.00 21,146.00 21,965.00 22,428.00 9,048.00

Southwest Airlines Co Quarterly Data
Dec16 Mar17 Jun17 Sep17 Dec17 Mar18 Jun18 Sep18 Dec18 Mar19 Jun19 Sep19 Dec19 Mar20 Jun20 Sep20 Dec20 Mar21 Jun21 Sep21
Revenue Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 1,793.00 2,013.00 2,052.00 4,008.00 4,679.00

Competitive Comparison

For the Airlines subindustry, Southwest Airlines Co's Revenue, along with its competitors' market caps and Revenue data, can be viewed below:

* Competitive companies are chosen from companies within the same industry, with headquarter located in same country, with closest market capitalization; x-axis shows the market cap, and y-axis shows the term value; the bigger the dot, the larger the market cap. Note that "N/A" values will not show up in the chart.

   

Southwest Airlines Co Revenue Distribution

For the Transportation industry and Industrials sector, Southwest Airlines Co's Revenue distribution charts can be found below:

* The bar in red indicates where Southwest Airlines Co's Revenue falls into.



Southwest Airlines Co Revenue Calculation

Also referred as sales, revenue is income that a company receives from its normal business activities, usually from the sale of goods and services to customers. Revenue is often referred to as the "top line" due to its position on the income statement at the very top.

Revenue for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2021 adds up the quarterly data reported by the company within the most recent 12 months, which was $12,752 Mil.

* For Operating Data section: All numbers are indicated by the unit behind each term and all currency related amount are in USD.
* For other sections: All numbers are in millions except for per share data, ratio, and percentage. All currency related amount are indicated in the company's associated stock exchange currency.


Southwest Airlines Co  (NYSE:LUV) Revenue Explanation

In ranking the predictability, companies with more consistent revenue and earnings growth are ranked high with predictability.

Peter Lynch categorized companies according to their revenue growth:


Slow Grower: Inflation < 10-Year Revenue Growth Rate < 10%:
Stalwart: 10% < 10-Year Revenue Growth Rate < 20%:
Fast Grower: 10-Year Revenue Growth Rate > 20%:

His favorite companies are stalwart, those growing between 10-20% a year.

Companies in cyclical industries may see their revenue fluctuate wildly in good years and bad years.


Be Aware

Revenue can be manipulated by changing the way how revenue is booked. Companies may book sales before the payment is received, or before the revenue is fully earned. These will be added to balance sheet items such as account payable or account receivables.


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Southwest Airlines Co Business Description

Southwest Airlines Co logo
Industry
Industrials » Transportation NAICS : 481111 SIC : 4512
Address
P.O. Box 36611, Dallas, TX, USA, 75235-1611
Southwest Airlines is the largest domestic carrier in the United States, as measured by the number of originating passengers boarded. Southwest operates over 700 aircraft in an all-Boeing 737 fleet. Despite expanding into longer routes and business travel, the airline still specializes in short-haul leisure flights, using a point-to-point network. Southwest operates a low-cost carrier business model.
Executives
Kelly Gary C director, officer: Chairman of the Board & CEO C/O SOUTHWEST AIRLINES CO P O BOX 36611 DALLAS TX 75235
Watterson Andrew M officer: EVP & Chief Revenue Officer 2702 LOVE FIELD DRIVE HDQ 4GC DALLAS TX 75235
Gilligan Thomas W. director C/O KB HOME 10990 WILSHIRE BOULEVARD, 7TH FLOOR LOS ANGELES CA 90024
Lieblein Grace director C/O HONEYWELL 300 SOUTH TRYON STREET CHARLOTTE NC 28202
Brooks Douglas H director PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN"> Ownership Information: BROOKS DOUGLAS H a.header:link {color: #3b4fae; font-weight: bold; text-decoration: underline;} a.header:visited {color: #3b4fae; font-weight: bold; text-decoration: underline;} a.header:hover {color: #191970;}
Loeffler Nancy B director P. O. BOX 36611 DALLAS TX 75235
Biegler David W director ARCOSA, INC 500 N AKARD ST. SUITE 400 DALLAS TX 75201
Cunningham William H Dr director UNIV. OF TEXAS AT AUSTIN, 21ST & GUADAL HARRY RANSOM CENTER, ROOM 3.358 AUSTIN TX 78712
Biggins J Veronica director 1564 NE EXPRESSWAY ATTN: BJ PURCELL ATLANTA GA 30329
Denison John G director C/O SOUTHWEST AIRLINES CO P O BOX 36611 DALLAS TX 75235
Ricks Ron director C/O SOUTHWEST AIRLINES CO P O BOX 36611 DALLAS TX 75235
Montford John T director C/O SOUTHWEST AIRLINES CO 2702 LOVE FIELD DR PO BOX 36611 DALLAS TX 75235-1611
Buffett Warren E 10 percent owner 3555 FARNAM ST STE 1440 OMAHA NE 68131
Berkshire Hathaway Inc 10 percent owner 3555 FARNAM STREET OMAHA NE 68131
Shaw Mark R officer: EVP,Chief Legal & Reg. Officer 2702 LOVE FIELD DRIVE HDQ 4GC DALLAS TX 75235

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