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United Airlines Holdings (formerly known as United Continental Holdings) is an airline holding company that primarily operates through its wholly-owned subsidiary, United Airlines. It transports people and cargo through its mainline and regional operations. The company also sells fuel, offers catering, ground handling, and maintenance services for third parties.

TypePublic
Founded1926
HQChicago, IL, US
Websiteunited.com
Employee Ratings4
Overall CultureF

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Employees (est.) (Mar 2021)84,100(+14%)
Job Openings144
Revenue (FY, 2020)$15.4 B(-64%)
Share Price (Jul 2021)$48
Cybersecurity ratingAMore

Key People/Management at United Airlines

Scott Kirby

Scott Kirby

Chief Executive Officer
Linda Jojo

Linda Jojo

Executive Vice President Technology and Chief Digital Officer
Andrew Nocella

Andrew Nocella

Executive Vice President and Chief Commercial Officer
Kate Gebo

Kate Gebo

Executive Vice President, Human Resources and Labor Relations
Gerald Laderman

Gerald Laderman

Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
Gregory Hart

Gregory Hart

Executive Vice President, Strategy and Planning
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United Airlines Office Locations

United Airlines has an office in Chicago
Chicago, IL, US (HQ)
233 S Wacker Dr
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United Airlines Financials and Metrics

United Airlines Revenue

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United Airlines's revenue was reported to be $15.36 b in FY, 2020 which is a 64.5% decrease from the previous period.
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Revenue (Q1, 2021)

3.2b

Gross profit (Q1, 2021)

(1.2b)

Gross profit margin (Q1, 2021), %

(36.5%)

Net income (Q1, 2021)

(1.4b)

EBIT (Q1, 2021)

(1.4b)

Market capitalization (22-Jul-2021)

15.5b

Closing stock price (22-Jul-2021)

48.0

Cash (31-Mar-2021)

12.7b

EV

36.5b
United Airlines's current market capitalization is $15.5 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Revenue

41.3b43.3b15.4b

Revenue growth, %

9%5%(65%)

Cost of goods sold

27.9b28.5b17.9b

Gross profit

13.4b14.8b(2.5b)
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021

Revenue

9.6b11.4b11.4b8.0b1.5b2.5b3.2b

Cost of goods sold

6.7b7.3b7.3b6.5b3.4b3.8b4.4b

Gross profit

2.9b4.1b4.1b1.5b(1.9b)(1.3b)(1.2b)

Gross profit Margin, %

31%36%36%18%(129%)(54%)(37%)
Annual
USDFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Cash

1.7b2.8b11.3b

Accounts Receivable

1.3b1.4b1.3b

Prepaid Expenses

913.0m814.0m635.0m

Inventories

985.0m1.1b932.0m
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021

Cash

1.8b3.2b3.0b3.4b6.5b13.2b12.7b

Accounts Receivable

1.8b1.8b1.6b792.0m857.0m1.2b1.4b

Prepaid Expenses

780.0m708.0m725.0m822.0m766.0m566.0m483.0m

Inventories

972.0m996.0m1.1b1.1b955.0m961.0m918.0m
Annual
USDFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Net Income

2.1b3.0b(7.1b)

Depreciation and Amortization

2.2b2.3b2.5b

Accounts Payable

130.0m324.0m(1.1b)

Cash From Operating Activities

6.2b6.9b(4.1b)
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021

Cash From Operating Activities

1.9b4.6b5.7b63.0m(67.0m)(2.0b)447.0m

Capital Expenditures

(1.6b)(2.5b)(3.3b)(2.0b)(2.0b)(1.6b)(444.0m)

Cash From Investing Activities

(1.6b)(2.4b)(3.2b)(1.6b)(760.0m)10.0m(329.0m)

Long-term Borrowings

(287.0m)(566.0m)(882.0m)(235.0m)(523.0m)(964.0m)(569.0m)
USDFY, 2018

EV/EBIT

10.9 x

EV/CFO

5.8 x

EV/FCF

17.9 x

Revenue/Employee

452.5k

Debt/Equity

1.5 x

Debt/Assets

0.3 x

Financial Leverage

4.5 x

P/E Ratio

10.9
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United Airlines Operating Metrics

FY, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019FY, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020FY, 2020Q1, 2021

Passengers

158.33 m36.45 m42.59 m43.09 m162.44 m30.36 m2.81 m9.74 m57.76 m14.67 m

Revenue Passenger Miles

230.16 b53.1 b63 b64.63 b239.36 b43.23 b2.97 b10.61 b73.88 b17.25 b

Aircraft Fleet

1.33 k1.36 k1.29 k

Mainline Aircraft in Fleet

770777812
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United Airlines Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
Westwind School of AeronauticsFebruary 05, 2020
MyPointsDecember 01, 2001$112 m
Air Micronesia, LLC.
Air Wisconsin, Inc.
Air Wis Services, Inc.
CAL Cargo, S.A. de C.V.
CALFINCO Caymans Ltd.
CALFINCO Inc.
Century Casualty Company
Continental Airlines de Mexico, S.A.
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United Airlines Revenue Breakdown

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United Airlines revenue breakdown by business segment: 76.9% from Passenger, 10.7% from Cargo and 12.4% from Other

United Airlines revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 64.5% from Domestic (U.S. and Canada), 9.8% from Latin America, 11.1% from Pacific and 14.5% from Atlantic

Human Capital Metrics

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United Airlines Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

A

91/100

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United Airlines Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

CSRHub ESG ratingPremium dataset

50-59

out of 100

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United Airlines Online and Social Media Presence

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United Airlines Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    F

    41/100

  • CEO Rating

    F

    20/100

  • Compensation

    B

    78/100

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United Airlines News and Updates

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United Airlines shares rise on upbeat outlook on demand despite delta variant

United Airlines shares rose after the carrier issued an upbeat demand forecast.

Earnings Results: United Airlines to Wall Street: Profit should return next quarter

United Airlines Holdings Inc. reported another quarterly loss on Tuesday, telling investors they will have to wait another quarter for profit.

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United Airlines narrows loss, plans to ramp up flying to meet strong travel demand

United Airlines narrowed its loss and plans to increase flying to cater to higher travel demand.
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United Airlines Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was United Airlines founded?

    United Airlines was founded in 1926.

  • Who are United Airlines key executives?

    United Airlines's key executives are Scott Kirby, Linda Jojo and Andrew Nocella.

  • How many employees does United Airlines have?

    United Airlines has 84,100 employees.

  • What is United Airlines revenue?

    Latest United Airlines annual revenue is $15.4 b.

  • What is United Airlines revenue per employee?

    Latest United Airlines revenue per employee is $182.6 k.

  • Who are United Airlines competitors?

    Competitors of United Airlines include Turkish Airlines, JetBlue Airways and Southwest Airlines.

  • Where is United Airlines headquarters?

    United Airlines headquarters is located at 233 S Wacker Dr, Chicago.

  • Where are United Airlines offices?

    United Airlines has an office in Chicago.

  • How many offices does United Airlines have?

    United Airlines has 1 office.