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  • Previous Rank
    438
  • Revenues ($M)
    $7,933.00
  • Revenue Percent Change
    33.8%
  • Profits ($M)
    $1,034.00
  • Profits Percent Change
    27%
  • Assets ($M)
    $10,740.00
  • Employees
    23,156
  • Market Value — as of March 29, 2018 ($M)
    $7,645.50

The airline’s $2.6 billion acquisition of Virgin America in late 2016 led to a big leap in the rankings this year. The airline flies to more than 115 destinations.

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Company Info

CEO
Bradley D. Tilden
CEO Title
Chairman, President & Chief Executive Officer
Sector
Transportation
Industry
Airlines
HQ Location
Seattle
Websitehttp://www.alaskaair.com
Years on Fortune 500 List5
Employees23,156

Alaska Air Group Rank History

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Key Financials (Last Fiscal Year)

$ millions% change
Revenues ($M)$7,933.0033.8%
Profits ($M)$1,034.0027%
Assets ($M)$10,740.00-
Total Stockholder Equity ($M)$3,721.00-
Market Value — as of March 29, 2018 ($M)$7,645.50-

Profit Ratios

Profit as % of Revenues13%
Profits as % of Assets9.6%
Profits as % of Stockholder Equity27.8%

Earnings Per Share (Last Fiscal Year)

Earnings Per Share ($)8.35
EPS % Change (from 2016)27.7%
EPS % Change (5 year annual rate)30.6%
EPS % Change (10 year annual rate)26.9%

Total Return

Total Return to Investors (2017)-15.9%
Total Return to Investors (5 year, annualized)29.3%
Total Return to Investors (10 year, annualized)28.7%