United Continental Holdings

United Continental Holdings Inc. provides transportation services to passengers and cargo. It’s a holding company with United Airlines (UAL) as its wholly owned subsidiary. UAL Corporation changed its name to United Continental Holdings Inc. when a merger agreement was reached between United and Continental Airline. UCH owns and operates United Airlines, Inc. It operates from eight major hubs in the U.S., including airports in Chicago, Denver, Houston, Los Angeles, Newark, San Francisco, and Washington, as well as from Guam International Airport and Narita International Airport in Tokyo. Apart from the domestic market, United has a strong presence in fast-growing countries like China in the Pacific region and Atlantic region.
Company Growth (employees)
Type
Public
HQ
Chicago, US
Founded
1926
Size (employees)
90,600 (est)+11%
United Continental Holdings was founded in 1926 and is headquartered in Chicago, US

Key People at United Continental Holdings

Oscar Munoz

Oscar Munoz

Chief Executive Officer
Scott Kirby

Scott Kirby

President
Mike Bonds

Mike Bonds

Executive Vice President, Human Resources and Labor Relations
Brett J. Hart

Brett J. Hart

Executive Vice President and General Counsel
Gregory Hart

Gregory Hart

Executive Vice President and Chief Operations Officer
Julia Haywood

Julia Haywood

Executive Vice President and Chief Commercial Officer
Linda Jojo

Linda Jojo

Executive Vice President and Chief Information Officer
Andrew Levy

Andrew Levy

Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
Howard Attarian

Howard Attarian

Senior Vice President, Flight Operations
Charles Duncan

Charles Duncan

Senior Vice President, Technical Operations
Jim Olson

Jim Olson

Senior Vice President, Corporate Communications
Brad Rich

Brad Rich

Senior Vice President, United Express
Sam Risoli

Sam Risoli

Senior Vice President, Inflight Services
John Gebo

John Gebo

Senior Vice President, Alliances
Kate Gebo

Kate Gebo

Senior Vice President, Customer Service Delivery

United Continental Holdings Office Locations

United Continental Holdings has offices in Chicago, Minneapolis, Munich, Portland and in 26 other locations
Chicago, US (HQ)
Willis Tower 233 S Wacker Dr
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United Continental Holdings Data and Metrics

United Continental Holdings Financial Metrics

United Continental Holdings's revenue was reported to be $10 b in Q2, 2017
USD

Revenue (Q2, 2017)

10 b

Net income (Q2, 2017)

818 m

EBIT (Q2, 2017)

1.4 b

Market capitalization (20-Jul-2017)

22.3 b

Closing share price (20-Jul-2017)

74.2

Cash (30-Jun-2017)

2.4 b
United Continental Holdings's current market capitalization is $22.3 b.
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Revenue

38.3 b38.9 b37.9 b36.6 b

Revenue growth, %

3%2%(3%)(3%)

Operating expense total

37 b36.5 b32.7 b32.2 b

EBIT

1.2 b2.4 b5.2 b4.3 b

EBIT margin, %

3%6%14%12%

Interest expense

(783 m)(735 m)669 m614 m

Interest income

21 m22 m25 m42 m

Pre tax profit

539 m1.1 b4.2 b3.8 b

Income tax expense

(32 m)(4 m)(3.1 b)1.6 b

Net Income

571 m1.1 b7.3 b2.3 b
USDQ3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017

Revenue

10.6 b8.6 b9.9 b10.3 b8.2 b9.4 b9.9 b8.4 b10 b

EBIT

1.2 b741 m1.4 b1.9 b649 m1.1 b1.6 b278 m1.4 b

EBIT margin, %

11%9%15%18%8%11%16%3%14%

Interest income

8 m5 m6 m5 m8 m9 m14 m11 m13 m

Pre tax profit

920 m511 m1.2 b1.6 b494 m931 m1.5 b145 m1.3 b

Net Income

924 m508 m1.2 b4.8 b313 m588 m965 m96 m818 m
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Cash

3.2 b2 b3 b2.2 b

Accounts Receivable

229 k

Inventories

7.8 m25.3 m24.5 m

Current Assets

8.7 b8.1 b7.8 b7.3 b

Goodwill

4.5 b4.5 b4.5 b4.5 b

Total Assets

36.8 b37.4 b40.9 b40.1 b

Accounts Payable

2.1 b1.9 b1.9 b2.1 b

Total Debt

11.6 b11.4 b10.9 b10.8 b

Current Liabilities

12.1 b12.5 b12.4 b12.3 b

Non-Current Liabilities

10.8 b

Total Liabilities

22.9 b

Common Stock

4 m4 m4 m3 m

Retained Earnings

(5 b)(3.9 b)3.5 b3.4 b

Total Equity

3 b2.4 b9 b8.7 b

Debt to Equity Ratio

3.9 x4.8 x1.2 x1.2 x

Debt to Assets Ratio

0.3 x0.3 x0.3 x0.3 x

Financial Leverage

12.3 x15.6 x4.6 x4.6 x
USDQ3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017

Cash

3.1 b3.4 b2.8 b3.4 b1.8 b2.5 b2.6 b2.2 b2.4 b

Current Assets

9.2 b9.5 b8.8 b10.1 b7.2 b7.8 b8 b7.7 b8.2 b

Goodwill

4.5 b4.5 b4.5 b4.5 b4.5 b4.5 b4.5 b4.5 b4.5 b

Total Assets

38 b39.1 b39.4 b41.9 b40.4 b40.5 b40.3 b41.4 b42.3 b

Accounts Payable

2.1 b2.1 b2.3 b2.1 b2.1 b2.2 b2.1 b2.1 b2.2 b

Current Liabilities

12.9 b14 b13.8 b13.5 b13.4 b14 b13.3 b12.7 b13.6 b

Non-Current Liabilities

10.6 b

Common Stock

4 m4 m4 m4 m4 m4 m4 m3 m3 m

Retained Earnings

(3.9 b)(3.4 b)(2.2 b)2.6 b3.8 b4.4 b5.3 b3.5 b4.4 b

Total Equity

3.9 b3 b4.1 b8.6 b7.8 b7.8 b8.4 b8.4 b8.9 b

Financial Leverage

9.8 x13 x9.6 x4.9 x5.1 x5.2 x4.8 x4.9 x4.8 x
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Net Income

571 m1.1 b7.3 b2.3 b

Depreciation and Amortization

1.7 b1.7 b1.8 b2 b

Accounts Receivable

(13.3 m)

Inventories

1.4 m

Accounts Payable

(265 m)(251 m)(77 m)239 m

Cash From Operating Activities

1.4 b2.6 b6 b5.5 b

Capital Expenditures

(2.2 b)(2 b)(2.7 b)(3.2 b)

Cash From Investing Activities

(2 b)(2.3 b)(2.6 b)(3.2 b)

Long-term Borrowings

(2.2 b)(2.5 b)(2.2 b)(1.2 b)

Cash From Financing Activities

(972 m)(1.6 b)(2.5 b)(3.2 b)

Free Cash Flow

(720 m)629 m3.2 b2.3 b
USDQ3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017

Net Income

924 m508 m1.2 b4.8 b313 m588 m965 m96 m818 m

Depreciation and Amortization

422 m429 m445 m469 m479 m491 m503 m518 m536 m
USDY, 2017

Revenue/Employee

110.4 k

Financial Leverage

4.8 x

United Continental Holdings Operating Metrics

United Continental Holdings's Daily Flights was reported to be 4.5 k in Q2, 2017

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