Take This Into Account Before Investing in DAL

Large-cap Consumer Discretionary company Delta Air Lines has moved 2.5% so far today on a volume of 6,496,647, compared to its average of 8,978,625. In contrast, the S&P 500 index moved -0.0%.

Delta Air Lines trades -36.44% away from its average analyst target price of $53.94 per share. The 17 analysts following the stock have set target prices ranging from $43.0 to $77.0, and on average have given Delta Air Lines a rating of buy.

If you are considering an investment in DAL, you'll want to know the following:

  • Delta Air Lines's current price is -17.1% below its Graham number of $41.35, which implies the stock has a margin of safety

  • Delta Air Lines has moved 2.0% over the last year, and the S&P 500 logged a change of 17.0%

  • Based on its trailing earnings per share of 5.3, Delta Air Lines has a trailing 12 month Price to Earnings (P/E) ratio of 6.5 while the S&P 500 average is 15.97

  • DAL has a forward P/E ratio of 5.1 based on its forward 12 month price to earnings (EPS) of $6.72 per share

  • The company has a price to earnings growth (PEG) ratio of 0.16 — a number near or below 1 signifying that Delta Air Lines is fairly valued compared to its estimated growth potential

  • Its Price to Book (P/B) ratio is 2.38 compared to its sector average of 3.12

  • Delta Air Lines, Inc. provides scheduled air transportation for passengers and cargo in the United States and internationally.

  • Based in Atlanta, the company has 100,000 full time employees and a market cap of $22.06 Billion. Delta Air Lines currently returns an annual dividend yield of 0.6%.

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