| United Airlines Holdings is a holding company and its principal subsidiary is United Airlines, Inc. (United). Co. is engaged in the transportation of people and cargo throughout North America and to destinations in Asia, Europe, Africa, the Pacific, the Middle East and Latin America. Co., through United and its regional carriers, operates across several continents, with hubs at Newark Liberty International Airport, Chicago O'Hare International Airport, Denver International Airport, George Bush Intercontinental Airport, Los Angeles International Airport, A.B. Won Pat International Airport, San Francisco International Airport and Washington Dulles International Airport. We show 46 historical shares outstanding datapoints in our UAL shares outstanding history coverage, used to compute UAL market cap on those dates.|
Understanding the changing numbers of shares outstanding, the changing
share price, and the resulting changing United Airlines Holdings market cap history over the course of time is important for investors
interested in comparing United Airlines Holdings's market cap history versus its peers.
Many "beginner" or "novice" investors will look at one stock trading at a price of $10 per share and another trading at
a price of $20 per share and think the latter company is worth twice as much. Of course, that is a completely meaningless comparison without also knowing how many shares outstanding there are for each of the two companies,
and then calculating their respective market caps. Comparing the share price of United Airlines Holdings versus a peer is one thing; comparing
United Airlines Holdings market cap versus a peer is a completely different story.
Furthermore, via fluctuation both in per-share price and in the number of shares outstanding (via issuance of new shares over time, the repurchase of existing shares),
the market cap for a company like United Airlines Holdings can fluctuate over the course of history.
With this page we aim to empower investors researching United Airlines Holdings by allowing them to research the United Airlines Holdings market cap history.