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  Southwest Airlines Co. (LUV) - NYSE

  • Market Maven | Send Message 13 Mar 2012

    Does southwest hedge it's fuel cost? LUV
    Reply (2)
    • the dude911 | Send Message 13 Mar 2012
      : yes....they have been the best in the business at doing so therefore being able to have generally lower airfares then other airlines.
    • terrorbytefx | Send Message 19 Mar 2012
      : Yes. They fudged up on their fuel costs recently by 15 cents. Here goes the article on Yahoo! Finance:
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      Company Description
      Southwest Airlines Co operates Southwest Airlines (Southwest) and AirTran Airways (AirTran), passenger airlines that provide scheduled air transportation in the United States and near-international markets.
      Sector: Services
      Country: United States