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Delta Air Lines is a company that provides scheduled air transportation for passengers and cargo. It operates through two segments, Airline and Refinery. The company sells its tickets through various distribution channels, including delta.com and mobile, telephone reservations, traditional brick and mortar, and online travel agencies. It also provides aircraft maintenance, repair, and overhaul services; staffing, and professional security and training services, as well as aviation solutions to third parties.

TypePublic
Founded1924
HQAtlanta, US
Websitedelta.com
Overall CultureA

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2019)91,224(+3%)
Job Openings21
Revenue (FY, 2019)$47 B(+6%)
Share Price (Nov 2020)$37.1 (-2%)
Cybersecurity ratingCMore

Key People/Management at Delta Air Lines

Ed Bastian

Ed Bastian

CEO
Glen Hauenstein

Glen Hauenstein

President
Steve Sear

Steve Sear

President – International & E.V.P. – Global Sales
Paul Jacobson

Paul Jacobson

E.V.P. and Chief Financial Officer
Gil West

Gil West

Evp & COO
Joanne Smith

Joanne Smith

E.V.P. and Chief People Officer
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Delta Air Lines Office Locations

Delta Air Lines has an office in Atlanta
Atlanta, US (HQ)
1030 Delta Blvd
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Delta Air Lines Financials and Metrics

Delta Air Lines Revenue

Delta Air Lines's revenue was reported to be $47.01 b in FY, 2019 which is a 5.8% increase from the previous period.
USD

Revenue (Q3, 2020)

3.1b

Net income (Q3, 2020)

(5.4b)

EBIT (Q3, 2020)

(6.4b)

Market capitalization (20-Nov-2020)

24.2b

Closing stock price (20-Nov-2020)

37.1

Cash (30-Sept-2020)

16.5b

EV

49.1b
Delta Air Lines's current market capitalization is $24.2 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Revenue

41.2b44.4b47.0b

Revenue growth, %

4%8%6%

Operating expense total

35.1b39.2b40.4b

Depreciation and amortization

2.2b2.3b2.6b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020

Revenue

10.0b11.8b12.0b10.5b12.5b12.6b8.6b1.5b3.1b

Operating expense total

9.1b10.1b10.3b9.5b10.4b10.5b9.0b6.3b9.4b

Depreciation and amortization

610.0m590.0m580.0m615.0m713.0m631.0m678.0m591.0m545.0m

EBIT

840.0m1.7b1.6b1.0b2.1b2.1b(410.0m)(4.8b)(6.4b)
Annual
USDFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Cash

1.8b1.6b2.9b

Accounts Receivable

2.4b2.3b2.9b

Inventories

1.3b1.1b1.3b

Current Assets

7.8b6.3b8.2b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020

Cash

1.4b1.9b1.4b1.9b2.0b1.9b6.0b11.4b16.5b

Accounts Receivable

2.6b2.4b2.5b3.2b2.8b2.8b2.3b1.4b1.5b

Inventories

1.1b1.6b1.2b1.1b1.1b1.1b974.0m847.0m746.0m

Current Assets

7.7b7.6b6.7b7.2b7.1b6.9b10.3b18.9b25.0b
Annual
USDFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Net Income

3.6b3.9b4.8b

Depreciation and Amortization

2.2b2.3b2.6b

Inventories

(397.0m)324.0m(139.0m)

Accounts Payable

992.0m(418.0m)144.0m
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020

Cash From Operating Activities

1.3b4.2b5.7b2.0b5.2b7.5b358.0m68.0m(2.5b)

Purchases of PP&E

(1.3b)(2.8b)(3.8b)(1.4b)(2.9b)(3.9b)(937.0m)(1.2b)(1.4b)

Cash From Investing Activities

(927.0m)(2.5b)(3.4b)(1.1b)(2.7b)(3.8b)(3.0b)(7.0b)(8.2b)

Long-term Borrowings

(244.0m)(2.1b)(2.7b)(1.3b)(2.4b)(2.8b)(1.2b)(1.7b)(2.3b)
USDFY, 2017

EV/EBIT

7.7 x

EV/CFO

9.1 x

Revenue/Employee

498.3k

Debt/Equity

0.6 x

Debt/Assets

0.2 x

Financial Leverage

3.8 x
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Delta Air Lines Operating Metrics

Delta Air Lines's Daily Flights was reported to be 15 k in Y, 2016.
FY, 2013Y, 2013FY, 2014Y, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Y, 2015FY, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2017Y, 2016FY, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017

Daily Flights

15 k15 k15 k15 k

Destinations

322 327 328 323

Mainline Aircraft in Fleet

743 772 786 800 809 809 814 822 830 832 846 847

Passengers

164.66 m171.36 m179.39 m183.74 m
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Delta Air Lines Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
Aero Assurance Ltd.
Delta Flight Products, LLC
Delta Material Services, LLC
Delta Private Jets, Inc.
Delta Professional Services, LLC
Delta Vacations, LLC
Endeavor Air, Inc.
Epsilon Trading, LLC
MIPC, LLC
Monroe Energy, LLC
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Delta Air Lines Revenue Breakdown

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Delta Air Lines revenue breakdown by business segment: 10.6% from Refinery and 89.4% from Airline

Human Capital Metrics

Source: fortune.com
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Delta Air Lines Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

C

79/100

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Delta Air Lines Online and Social Media Presence

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Delta Air Lines Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    A

    76/100

  • CEO Rating

    A+

    82/100

  • Compensation

    A-

    77/100

  • Diversity

    A

    77/100

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Delta Air Lines News and Updates

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Delta Air Lines stock drops after loss widens, revenue falls more than expected

Shares of Delta Air Lines Inc. slumped 2.9% in premarket trading Tuesday, after the air carrier reported a wider-than-expected third-quarter loss, as passenger revenue dropped 83% to miss expectations. Delta swung to a net loss of $5.38 billion, or $8.47 a share, from net income of $1.50 billion, o…

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Delta Air Lines Blogs

Delta and Wheels Up partner to make private aviation more accessible to individual and corporate

Delta Private Jets to combine with Wheels Up, establishing one of the world’s largest owned and managed fleets of private aircraft. Partnership between Delta and Wheels Up will provide more consumers with unique access to Wheels Up’s private aviation platform and programs alongside Delta’s global…

Delta hosts Investor Day, highlighting its global scale, powerful brand and unmatched competitive advantages

Delta today will host its annual event for the investment community, where leadership will provide an update on the company's business strategy and 2020 financial targets.   “We are executing well against our strategic priorities and on track for a record 2019 – a testament to the incredible work …

As we return to India Dec. 22, discover a different Delta Air Lines

Delta re-enters the India market on Dec. 22 with nonstop daily service from New York-JFK to Mumbai. Since we last flew to India in 2015, the U.S. airline has invested billions of dollars, completely reinventing the customer experience with innovative products and services taking hospitality to new …

Reaching new heights: Delta brings home top loyalty, credit card awards from The Points Guy

The Points Guy (TPG) hosted its second annual awards ceremony to honor the best in travel, loyalty and credit cards around the globe, and Delta took home the most awards of any airline for the second year in a row. More than 100,000 TPG readers casted votes to choose which brands they felt made tr…

Delta, Aeromexico working together to create a seamless travel experience

Over 80% of customer experience seams closed. Technology and innovation focus drives customer satisfaction. Investments continue in 2020. Delta and Joint Cooperation Agreement partner Aeromexico are focused on providing their customers with a consistent experience when traveling between the tw…

LinkedIn names Delta CEO Ed Bastian as a must-follow on annual Top Voices list

Delta CEO Ed Bastian was named among the year’s top 20 LinkedIn Influencers in the U.S., ranking him among the platform’s eminent leaders, thinkers and innovators whose conversations are shaping global business. Released Wednesday, the fifth annual showcase – Top Voices 2019 – is compiled by Linke…
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Delta Air Lines Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Delta Air Lines founded?

    Delta Air Lines was founded in 1924.

  • Who are Delta Air Lines key executives?

    Delta Air Lines's key executives are Ed Bastian, Glen Hauenstein and Steve Sear.

  • How many employees does Delta Air Lines have?

    Delta Air Lines has 91,224 employees.

  • What is Delta Air Lines revenue?

    Latest Delta Air Lines annual revenue is $47 b.

  • What is Delta Air Lines revenue per employee?

    Latest Delta Air Lines revenue per employee is $515.3 k.

  • Who are Delta Air Lines competitors?

    Competitors of Delta Air Lines include American Airlines, Air France KLM and Qatar Airways.

  • Where is Delta Air Lines headquarters?

    Delta Air Lines headquarters is located at 1030 Delta Blvd, Atlanta.

  • Where are Delta Air Lines offices?

    Delta Air Lines has an office in Atlanta.

  • How many offices does Delta Air Lines have?

    Delta Air Lines has 1 office.