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Southwest Airlines

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The Dallas-based air carrier operates in various U.S. destinations, nearby international markets such as Mexico and the Caribbean, and also recently began offering service to the Hawaiian islands.

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CEO

Gary C. Kelly

CEO Title

Chairman & Chief Executive Officer

Sector

Transportation

Industry

Airlines

HQ Location

Dallas, Texas

Years on Fortune 500 List

25

Employees

58,803

Key Financials (Last Fiscal Year)
$ millions% change
Revenues ($M)$21,9653.8%
Profits ($M)$2,465.0-29.3%
Assets ($M)$26,243
Total Stockholder Equity ($M)$9,853
Profit Ratios
Profit as % of Revenues11.2%
Profits as % of Assets9.4%
Profits as % of Stockholder Equity25.0%
Earnings Per Share (Last Fiscal Year)
Earnings Per Share ($)4.29
EPS % Change (from 2017)-25.9%
EPS % Change (5 year annual rate)32.5%
EPS % Change (10 year annual rate)33.4%
Total Return
Total Return to Investors (2018)-28.3%
Total Return to Investors (5 year, annualized)20.8%
Total Return to Investors (10 year, annualized)19.1%
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