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  • Previous Rank160
  • Revenues ($M)18,605
  • Revenue Percent Change5.1%
  • Profits ($M)1,136
  • Profits Percent Change50.7%
  • Market Value (as of March 31, 2015)29,947

The operator of AirTrain Airways and its namesake Southwest, the Dallas-based company began flying its first international routes in 2014, to the Caribbean.

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Company Info

CEO
Gary C. Kelly
Industry
Airlines
Sector
Transportation
HQ Location
Dallas, TX
Websitehttp://www.southwest.com
Years on List21

Key Financials (last fiscal year)

$ millions% change
Revenues ($M)18,6055.1%
Profits ($M)1,13650.7%
Total Stockholder Equity6,775-
Employees46,278-
Market Value (as of March 31, 2015)29,947-

Profit Ratios

Profit as % of Revenues6.1%
Profits as % of Assets5.6%
Profits as % of Stockholder Equity16.8%

Earnings Per Share (last fiscal year)

Earnings Per Share ($)1.64
EPS % Change (from 2013)56.2%
EPS % Change (5 year annual rate)66%
EPS % Change (10 year annual rate)15.7%

Total Return

Total Return to Investors (2014)126.4%
Total Return to Investors (5 year, annualized)30.5%
Total Return to Investors (10 year, annualized)10.3%