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United Continental Gross Profit Margin (Quarterly):

53.16% for Sept. 30, 2014

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Sept. 30, 2014 53.16%
June 30, 2014 52.06%
March 31, 2014 48.18%
Dec. 31, 2013 59.07%
Sept. 30, 2013 49.88%
June 30, 2013 50.82%
March 31, 2013 47.56%
Dec. 31, 2012 47.33%
Sept. 30, 2012 49.47%
June 30, 2012 65.71%
March 31, 2012 62.46%
Dec. 31, 2011 45.78%
Sept. 30, 2011 49.19%
June 30, 2011 48.62%
March 31, 2011 55.08%
Dec. 31, 2010 37.91%
Sept. 30, 2010 59.15%
June 30, 2010 53.36%
March 31, 2010 57.16%
Dec. 31, 2009 93.61%
Sept. 30, 2009 45.18%
June 30, 2009 68.87%
March 31, 2009 63.05%
Dec. 31, 2008 30.33%
Sept. 30, 2008 43.95%
   
June 30, 2008 51.98%
March 31, 2008 51.07%
Dec. 31, 2007 63.00%
Sept. 30, 2007 68.74%
June 30, 2007 69.65%
March 31, 2007 68.49%
Dec. 31, 2006 96.88%
Sept. 30, 2006 97.04%
June 30, 2006 96.28%
March 31, 2006 95.68%
Dec. 31, 2005
Sept. 30, 2005 66.75%
June 30, 2005 96.68%
March 31, 2005 96.35%
Dec. 31, 2004 96.09%
Sept. 30, 2004 95.08%
June 30, 2004 96.54%
March 31, 2004 94.99%
Dec. 31, 2003 95.26%
Sept. 30, 2003 95.08%
June 30, 2003 91.89%
March 31, 2003 88.29%
Dec. 31, 2002
Sept. 30, 2002 91.92%
June 30, 2002 91.93%

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About Gross Profit Margin

A gross profit margin is the difference between sales and the cost of goods sold divided by revenue. This represents the percentage of each dollar of a company's revenue available after accounting for cost of goods sold.

If a company produces phones and earns $32 million in sales but pays $24 million for the items sold, then the company's gross profit margin would be ($32M - $24M) / $32M = 25 percent.

Cutting costs result in higher gross profit margins. If a company sells phones for 500 dollars and the cost of the producing the phone is $250, the current gross profit margin is 50 percent ((500-250)/500). If the company is able to reduce production costs from $250 to $200, the gross profit margin is 60 percent ((500-200)/500).

Note : Profit margins are very dependent on sector. Companies that sell bland potato chips may not have very high margins, but will sell a sizable quantity of potato chips. A company that sells consulting services will likely have higher profit margins, but sell lower quantities.
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UAL Gross Profit Margin (Quarterly) Benchmarks

Companies
Delta Air Lines 47.32%
Southwest Airlines 58.46%
Spirit Airlines 48.26%

UAL Gross Profit Margin (Quarterly) Range, Past 5 Years

Minimum 37.91% Dec 2010
Maximum 93.61% Dec 2009
Average 54.28%

UAL Gross Profit Margin (Quarterly) Excel Add-In Codes

  • Metric Code: gross_profit_margin
  • Latest data point: =YCP("UAL", "gross_profit_margin")
  • Last 5 data points: =YCS("UAL", "gross_profit_margin", -4)

To find the codes for any of our financial metrics, see our Complete Reference of Metric Codes.

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