Southwest Airlines Co. operates Southwest Airlines, a major passenger airline that provides point-to-point scheduled air transportation in the United States and near-international markets. 

Type
Public
HQ
Dallas, US
Founded
1967
Size (employees)
56,100 (est)
Southwest Airlines was founded in 1967 and is headquartered in Dallas, US
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Key People/Management at Southwest Airlines

Tom Nealon

Tom Nealon

President
Michael Van de Ven

Michael Van de Ven

Chief Operating Officer
Mark Shaw

Mark Shaw

Senior Vice President General Counsel and Corporate Secretary
Kathleen Wayton

Kathleen Wayton

Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer
Chris Monroe

Chris Monroe

Senior Vice President Finance
Alfred Smith

Alfred Smith

Senior Vice President Operations
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Southwest Airlines Office Locations

Southwest Airlines has an office in Dallas
Dallas, US (HQ)
2702 Love Field Dr
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Southwest Airlines Financials and Metrics

Southwest Airlines Financials

Southwest Airlines's revenue was reported to be $21.17 b in FY, 2017
USD

Revenue (FY, 2017)

21.2 b

Net income (FY, 2017)

3.5 b

EBIT (FY, 2017)

3.5 b

Market capitalization (18-Apr-2018)

33.5 b

Cash (31-Dec-2017)

1.5 b

EV

32.4 b
Southwest Airlines's current market capitalization is $33.5 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Revenue

17.7 b18.6 b19.8 b20.4 b21.2 b

Revenue growth, %

4%5%7%3%

Operating expense total

16.4 b16.4 b15.7 b16.7 b17.7 b

Depreciation and amortization

867 m938 m1 b1.2 b1.2 b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017

Revenue

4.4 b5.1 b5.3 b4.8 b5.4 b5.1 b4.9 b5.7 b5.3 b

Operating expense total

3.6 b4 b4.1 b3.9 b4.1 b4.4 b4.2 b4.5 b4.4 b

Depreciation and amortization

244 m250 m258 m290 m299 m315 m318 m319 m302 m

EBIT

780 m1.1 b1.2 b944 m1.3 b695 m658 m1.3 b834 m
Annual
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Cash

1.4 b1.3 b1.6 b1.7 b1.5 b

Accounts Receivable

419 m365 m474 m546 m

Prepaid Expenses

250 m232 m188 m310 m

Inventories

467 m342 m311 m337 m
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017

Cash

2 b1.8 b1.7 b2.4 b2 b2 b1.9 b1.5 b1.5 b

Accounts Receivable

499 m462 m465 m511 m524 m848 m585 m576 m579 m

Prepaid Expenses

270 m255 m239 m192 m202 m214 m235 m250 m223 m

Inventories

304 m326 m308 m289 m328 m331 m356 m365 m438 m
Annual
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Net Income

754 m1.1 b2.2 b2.2 b3.5 b

Depreciation and Amortization

867 m938 m1 b1.2 b1.2 b

Accounts Payable

343 m36 m961 m226 m246 m

Cash From Operating Activities

2.5 b2.9 b3.2 b4.3 b3.9 b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017

Net Income

453 m1.1 b1.6 b513 m1.3 b1.7 b351 m1.1 b1.6 b

Depreciation and Amortization

244 m494 m751 m290 m588 m903 m318 m637 m939 m

Accounts Payable

177 m43 m424 m313 m25 m272 m93 m(245 m)(156 m)

Cash From Operating Activities

1.5 b2.1 b2.9 b1.6 b2.7 b3.6 b1.6 b2.4 b3.4 b
USDY, 2017

EV/EBIT

9.2 x

EV/CFO

8.2 x

EV/FCF

17.9 x

Revenue/Employee

385.8 k

Financial Leverage

2.4 x
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Southwest Airlines Operating Metrics

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Southwest Airlines Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Acquired CompanyDateDeal Size
AirTran Airways 717 Leasing Corporation
Southwest Jet Fuel Co.
Triple Crown Insurance Co. Ltd.
AirTran Holdings LLC
AirTran Airways, Inc.
AirTran Risk Management Inc.
AirTran Airways September 28, 2010
Morris Air December 14, 1993
TranStar Airlines June 25, 1985
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