Delta Air Lines, Inc. (DAL) CFO Sells 31638 Shares of Stock

It has underperformed by 6.15% the S&P500.

Gargoyle Investment Advisor Llc increased Twenty First Centy Fox Inc (FOXA) stake by 71.68% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Loomis Sayles Lp accumulated 55,162 shares or 0.01% of the stock. The hedge fund held 16,062 shares of the transportation company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $775,000, down from 100,000 at the end of the previous reported quarter. The relative volume of the stock is 1.52 while its market cap is $37.73 billion. The stock increased 3.33% or $2.83 during the last trading session, reaching $87.84.

Investors sentiment increased to 0.83 in Q3 2017. Its down 0.25, from 1.4 in 2017Q2. Zweig invested in 205,062 shares. 54 funds opened positions while 73 raised stakes. Greenwood Capital Assocs Llc holds 0.05% or 7,575 shares. Rothschild Asset Mngmt Inc owns 167,026 shares for 0.24% of their portfolio. Maverick Limited reported 46,720 shares. Monetary Management Group Inc bought 7,850 shares as the company's stock declined 7.81% while stock markets rallied. Us Bancorporation De has 0.01% invested in Universal Health Services, Inc. Highvista Strategies Limited Com reported 6,400 shares. Suntrust Banks owns 2.72M shares. American Int Grp accumulated 26,350 shares. New England Research & Management Incorporated holds 0.67% or 18,841 shares in its portfolio. Loews Corporation reported 14,510 shares. Dixon Hubard Feinour & Brown Inc sold 2,020 shares as the company's stock rose 10.88% with the market. Insider activity is often a strong indicator of future performance in a stock, and if the data on DAL is anything to go by, investors should pay attention.

Since December 12, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 1 sale for $699,784 activity. Facebook had 236 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Wednesday, July 5 by Stifel Nicolaus. Cowen & Co maintained the stock with "Buy" rating in Monday, August 14 report. The company was maintained on Thursday, February 1 by Stifel Nicolaus. Cowen & Co maintained the stock with "Buy" rating in Monday, January 8 report. Finally, Imperial Capital reissued an "outperform" rating and issued a $65.00 price target (up from $63.00) on shares of Delta Air Lines in a research report on Friday, January 12th. (NYSE:DAL) reported its EPS in the last quarter as $0.96/Share beating the analyst estimate of $0.88/Share by a difference of $0.08. The firm earned "Underperform" rating on Friday, January 29 by Jefferies.

Hodges Capital Management Inc decreased Jetblue Airways Corp (NASDAQ:JBLU) stake by 134,460 shares to 993,050 valued at $18.40 million in 2017Q3. It also reduced its holding in Comcast Corp New (NASDAQ:CMCSA) by 16,403 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 767,675 shares, and cut its stake in Sherwin Williams Co (NYSE:SHW).

1 of these were buys and 26 were sells. Dana Inv holds 0.01% in Delta Air Lines, Inc.

Several equities analysts have issued reports on DAL shares. 6,898 shares were sold by Sear Steven M, worth $365,628 on Thursday, October 12. Jacobson Paul A sold 49,362 shares worth $2.97 million.

Past 5 years growth of DAL observed at 33.00%, and for the next five years the analysts that follow this company is expecting its growth at 12.10%. Shares for $504,540 were sold by West W Gilbert. Also, President Glen W. Hauenstein sold 31,600 shares of the stock in a transaction on Friday, December 15th. Stifel Nicolaus reaffirmed a "buy" rating and set a $85.00 target price (up previously from $75.00) on shares of Delta Air Lines in a report on Wednesday, January 10th. Therefore 36% are positive. Delta Air Lines had 68 analyst reports since August 3, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The insider BLAKE FRANCIS S bought $200,193. Boston Partners boosted its stake in shares of Delta Air Lines by 9.4% in the 4th quarter.

For this DAL's 20 days and 50 days MA (moving average) comparison clear the blur picture. The firm has "Hold" rating by Imperial Capital given on Tuesday, July 11. Finally, Principal Financial Group Inc. grew its position in Delta Air Lines by 4.6% during the third quarter. (NYSE:DAL) earned "Buy" rating by Citigroup on Friday, November 18. The firm has "Outperform" rating given on Monday, July 24 by Evercore. The firm has "Neutral" rating by JP Morgan given on Tuesday, December 22. Deutsche Bank has "Buy" rating and $49 target. The company was maintained on Thursday, December 14 by Raymond James. The rating was maintained by BMO Capital Markets with "Hold" on Thursday, August 17.

If RVOL is less than 1 it is not In Play on this trading day and Investors may decide not to trade it. Its up 0.17, from 0.98 in 2017Q2. It is positive, as 69 investors sold DAL shares while 247 reduced holdings. 92 funds opened positions while 271 raised stakes. Ellington Mgmt Gp Ltd Company reported 3,400 shares. Tru Of Vermont has invested 0.98% in Facebook, Inc. (NYSE:DAL). Utah Retirement Systems stated it has 0.13% in Delta Air Lines, Inc. Highland Capital Management Llc who had been investing in Pepsico Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $157.97B market cap company. Ohio-based Horan Cap Ltd Liability has invested 0.04% in Delta Air Lines, Inc. (NYSE:DAL) for 1.84M shares. (NYSE:UHS) or 98,422 shares. Financial Bank Hapoalim Bm reported 13,989 shares. Stelliam Investment Management Limited Partnership holds 3.18M shares. The transportation company reported $0.96 EPS for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.88 by $0.08.

The price/earnings ratio (P/E) for Delta Air Lines, 10.37 and the forward P/E ratio stands at 7.16.

Delta Air Lines, Inc provides scheduled air transportation for passengers and cargo throughout the United States and across the world. (NYSE:DAL). State Of Tennessee Treasury Department holds 625,750 shares. Afam Cap Inc holds 0.62% in Delta Air Lines, Inc. That's a potential 39.35 gain from where (NYSE:DAL) has been trading recently. Alyeska Inv Group Limited Partnership owns 4.00M shares or 1.56% of their U.S. portfolio.

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