Delta Air Lines, Inc. (DAL) is scheduled to report its third-quarter financial performance before the markets open on Wednesday. The Street is looking for EPS of $1.71 and revenue of $11.12 billion. Last quarter, the Atlanta, Georgia-based air carrier posted a positive earnings surprise of 4.96%, reporting EPS of $1.27, $0.06 better than the Street’s consensus estimate of $1.21. Revs increased 0.85% year-over-year to $10.71 billion versus the $10.62 billion reported. Meanwhile, for the current quarter EarningsWhisper.com reports a whisper number of $1.72 per share.
On valuation-measures, shares of Delta Air Lines, Inc. have a trailing-12 and forward P/E of 21.11 and 8.55, respectively. P/E to growth ratio is 0.49, while t-12 profit margin is 4.58%. EPS registers at 2.26. The company has a market cap of $37.96 billion and a median Wall Street price target of $60 with a high target of $69.
On trading-measure, DAL has a beta of 1.27 and a short float of 21 million. In the past 52 weeks, shares of the company have traded between a low of $30.43 and a high of $51.06 with its 50-day MA and 200-day MA located at $45.60 and $44.44 levels, respectively.
DAL currently prints a one year return of about 56% and a year-to-date loss of 2.29%.