Recent Insider Trading: United Continental Holdings, Inc. $UAL

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United Continental Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:UAL) insider have most recently took part in a trading activity. On Sep 15, 2017 Shapiro Edward, Director bought 15,000 shares having total worth of $898,050 at the price of $59.87 per share, following the transaction a total of 27,707 shares owned by Shapiro Edward. Before this latest buy, Shapiro Edward purchased UAL at 1 other times during the past twelve months, for a total investment of $693,500 at an average of $69.35 per share.

Furthermore, over the past 12 months , the stock was traded 8 times by insiders. In 6 of these trades, the insider was a seller while an employee of the company was the buyer in 2 instances.

Shares of United Continental Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:UAL) traded down 2.83% on Sep 18, 2017, hitting $58.11. 6,514,114 shares of the company’s stock traded hands. United Continental Holdings, Inc. has a 52 week low of $37.75 and a 52 week high of $82.03. The company’s market cap is $16,250 million.

United Continental Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:UAL) last announced its earnings results on Jul 18, 2017. The company reported 2.75 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, higher than the consensus estimate of 2.24 by $0.51. The company had revenue of $10,000 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $9,880 million. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted 2.61 earnings per share. The company’s revenue for the quarter was up 6% on a year-over-year basis.

2017-07-18 2017-04-17 2017-01-17 2016-10-17 2016-07-19 2016-04-20 2016-01-21 2015-10-22 2015-07-23 2015-04-23
earnings per share 2.75 0.41 1.78 3.11 2.61 1.23 2.54 4.53 3.31 1.52
Revenue(M) 10000 8420 9052 9913 9396 8195 9036 10306 9914 8608

United Continental Holdings Inc was incorporated under the laws of the State of Delaware on December 30, 1968. UAL is a holding company and its principal wholly owned subsidiaries are United and Continental. United’s and Continental’s operations consist primarily of the transportation of persons, property and mail throughout the United States and abroad. United, including regional flights operated on United’s behalf under capacity purchase agreements with other carriers, operates approximately 5,500 flights a day to more than 375 U.S. domestic and international destinations from its hubs at Newark Liberty International Airport, Chicago O’Hare International Airport, Denver International Airport, George Bush Intercontinental Airport, Hopkins International Airport, Los Angeles International Airport, A.B. Won Pat International Airport, San Francisco International Airport and Washington Dulles International Airport. The Company competes not only with U.S. airlines, but also with foreign carriers.

William White

William White is a financial writer. He graduated with a degree in Economics. He has contributed to major financial websites and print publications for over 8 years. He handles much of this site's news coverage for corporate insider activity, and occasionally cover other areas of financial sector.

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William White
William White is a financial writer. He graduated with a degree in Economics. He has contributed to major financial websites and print publications for over 8 years. He handles much of this site's news coverage for corporate insider activity, and occasionally cover other areas of financial sector.