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      LUV Dividend Yield, History, and Stock Split

      Southwest Airlines Co.



      -0.38 (-1.40%)

      At Close: 4:00 PM


      Frequently Asked Questions


      Is Southwest Airlines Co. (LUV) a dividend paying company?

      In a company, dividends are a portion of profits paid out to shareholders - investors getting a little bit back on their investment. In particular, dividends benefit investors, especially income-seeking investors, because they provide mutual benefits both to companies and investors. Dividends are a strong indicator for a company's ability to produce profits consistently and reflect favorably on its management. Southwest Airlines Co. is also among the companies that regularly pay dividends.


      What is LUV's dividend yield?

      Many factors affect dividend yields, including global market conditions, interest rates, and the financial status of an individual company.However, the average dividend yield for a good company is between 2% and 6%. LUV's annual dividend yield for the trailing 12 months is 1.99%.


      When did LUV last pay a dividend?

      LUV last paid dividends on Sep. 26, 2023, with the ex-dividend date being Sep. 4, 2023.


      When was the last time LUV stock split?

      LUV stock split took place on Feb. 16, 2001.


      How did LUV's stock split work?

      Its last split took place on Feb. 16, 2001, when Southwest Airlines Co. went through a 3 : 2 split leaving the shareholder with 3 share(s) who previously owned 2 LUV share(s).