Market value of selected airlines worldwide 2022
Market valuationThe market value of a company usually refers to the market capitalization of a publicly held company and is calculated by multiplying the number of shares with the current share price. A company’s market value is also an indicator of its business prospects. Various other factors such as profitability, debt load, earnings before tax, depreciation and amortization (EBITDA), are also considered.
The world’s leading airlinesSouthwest Airlines is the world’s largest low-cost carrier and the second leading domestic carrier in the United States, operating from its main hub at Dallas Love Field in Texas.
Also referred to as Delta, the airline is one of the among the largest airlines in the world in terms of passengers carried. With its headquarters at the world’s busiest airport, Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport, the airline is a member of the SkyTeam airline alliance.
American Airlines is the leading airline in terms of passenger kilometers flown. The airline handled 11 million passengers at its major hub, Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport in 2020.