Southwest Reveals Lower 2Q Profit


Southwest Airlines Earnings

Southwest Airlines has matched estimates with its 2Q earnings report.

Southwest Airlines Co said on Thursday that quarterly profit edged down as costs increased.

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Net income dipped to $224 million, or 31 cents a share, in the second quarter, from $228 million, or 30 cents a share, a year earlier.

Excluding items, profit was $274 million, or 38 cents a share.

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