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      LUV Dividend Yield, History, and Stock Split

      Southwest Airlines Co.

      (NYSE:LUV)

      $26.81

      -0.38 (-1.40%)

      At Close: 4:00 PM

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      Frequently Asked Questions

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      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.

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      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%.

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      When did LUV last pay a dividend?

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

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      When was the last time LUV stock split?

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

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      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).