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5 Stocks That Would Win Even With Mini Tax Reform

After a horrendous showing when it came to dealing with health care, many on Wall Street and Main Street are now wondering about the chances for real tax reform. Given ...
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Why the Airlines Don’t Really Care About Their Customers

The U.S. House Committee on  Transportation and Infrastructure is holding a hearing today with executives from major U.S. airlines to examine U.S. airline customer service. United Continental Holdings Inc. (NYSE: ...
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Should Boeing Worry Now That Airbus Has Delivered First A321neo to Virgin America?

European aircraft maker Airbus on Thursday delivered the first A321neo off the company's assembly line to long-time customer Virgin America, which is now part of Alaska Air Group Inc. (NYSE: ...
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America’s Best Airlines in 2017

Long one of the lowest rated of all U.S. industries, the country's airlines have made something of a comeback over the past four years. In 2013 airlines scored just ahead ...
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America’s Best and Worst Airlines

Long one of the lowest rated of all U.S. industries, the country's airlines have made something of a comeback over the past four years: in 2013 airlines scored just ahead ...
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Why Spirit Ranks Last in Airline Quality

Whenever anyone flies there’s usually a preference for one airline over another, or at least a question of how much quality or convenience is worth in terms of sacrificing for ...
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Spirit, Frontier Airlines Frequent Flyer Programs Judged Worst in US

Airline frequent flyer programs were among, if not, the first loyalty programs offered by U.S. companies. The original idea was to reward customers for booking flights with the airline. And the ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Amex, Goldman Sachs, Illumina, PayPal, Trivago, Williams Companies and More

Stocks have yet to hit the sentimental Dow 20,000 mark, and futures were indicated lower on Tuesday. The post-election rally has continued and investors are looking for value and growth ...
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Boeing’s 10 Largest Customers

The Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) currently expects to deliver about 745 to 750 commercial aircraft to its customers this year. Through the end of October the company had delivered 617 ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Apple, BP, SunPower, Twitter, United Tech, Linear Tech, Analog Devices and More

The Dow and S&P 500 recently hit new highs, and investors keep shrugging off every bit of bad news and uncertainty. Even the high valuations are not keeping investors from ...
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How Airbus Is Beating Boeing to a Middle-of-the-Market Airplane

Among those new order announcements that poured out of the recent Farnborough Airshow was a below-the-radar switch that deserves a closer look. Low-cost carrier Norwegian Air Shuttle changed an order ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Allergan, GE, HP Enterprise, Southwest Air, Williams Companies and More

Stocks hit a new high last week and were trying to open marginally higher on Monday morning. From low rates to Brexit, and from high valuations with a low VIX, ...
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Alaska Air Earnings Reflect More Passengers, Lower Costs

Alaska Air Group Inc. (NYSE: ALK) reported second-quarter 2016 results before markets opened on Thursday. The low-cost carrier reported adjusted earnings per share (EPS) of $2.12 on revenues of $1.49 ...
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How Much Did Attack in France Clip Airline Stocks?

On June 27, the Monday following the previous Thursday's U.K. vote to leave the European Union, U.S. airline stocks had their worst day of the past 12 months. All three ...
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Airlines Sinking on Weak June Performance

For the month of June, Delta Air Lines Co. (NYSE: DAL) reported that consolidated revenue per available seat mile dropped 5% year over year as a result of margin weakness ...
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