There are many ways to innovate on your pricing metric to get a closer correlation with your value metrics and business model. Heathrow Airport provides an interesting case study. Note how they use different pricing metrics for inbound and outbound flights!
Pricing excellence requires organizational alignment on pricing. Corporate culture plays an important role in this. It is critical that finance, operations, product development, product marketing and especially sales are aligned on pricing success. Without alignment, it is difficult to execute on adaptive pricing.