Alaska Air Group, Inc. (NYSE:ALK)

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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Alaska Air, Boeing, Deutsche Bank, JC Penney, Lowe’s MGM Growth, Nokia, Vornado and More

Stocks were directionless on Monday, despite weak economic data from China over the weekend. Investors have proven over and over that they are still looking for opportunities and hidden gems, ...
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Alaska Air Replaces SanDisk in S&P 500 Index

Now that the acquisition of SanDisk by Western Digital Corp. (NASDAQ: WDC) has received all necessary approvals, the deal is expected to close Thursday, May 12. After markets close that ...
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Delta Air Lines jet

What to Look for in Delta Air Earnings

Delta Air Lines Inc. (NYSE: DAL) is scheduled to report its first-quarter financial results before the markets open on Thursday. The consensus estimates call for $1.29 in earnings per share ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Apache, Baker Hughes, Intercept Pharmaceutical, Rite Aid, Synchrony Financial, US Steel and More

Well the volatility is back, at least for now, and Thursday's big loss is starting to remind investors how the first six weeks of the 2016 trading year went. The ...
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Top Analysts Upgrades and Downgrades: AT&T, Capital One, Cisco, Novartis, Sprint, Starbucks and More

After a rather tepid start to the trading week, the futures have turned decidedly lower as Wall Street eyes a second day of selling around the world, especially in Europe. ...
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Alaska Air to Buy Virgin America for $2.6 Billion in Cash

In a deal that was talked about late last week and through the weekend, Alaska Air Group Inc. (NYSE: ALK) has agreed to acquire Virgin America Inc. (NASDAQ: VA) for ...
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commercial airline

What Does the Oil Recovery Mean for Airline Stocks?

The global airline industry has enjoyed an across the board windfall over the past 12 months, as both the price of crude and jet fuel have collapsed. In the past six weeks, ...
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Why Delta Is the Best Airline Pick Right Now

A number of industries have benefited from the decline in oil prices over the past year, but none more so than the airlines space. Delta Air Lines Inc. (NYSE: DAL) just ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Amex, Apple, Baidu, CONSOL, FireEye, JD.com, MetLife, SunPower, Skechers and Many More

Stocks managed to close higher on Thursday, with a DJIA gain of 116 points. The S&P 500 closed up almost 10 points, and now stocks were last seen opening up ...
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Frontier Posts Worst Airline On-Time Performance

Flying on an ultra-low-cost airline has its price. And that price is often paid in fees for minor amenities or in flight delays. The U.S. Department of Transportation's Bureau of ...
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Spirit Jet

3 Top Airline Stocks to Buy Now as Jet Fuel Prices Continue Plunge

For the top airlines, when jet fuel prices plunge the money that is saved starts going straight to the bottom line, and with oil prices down almost 60% over the ...
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Spirit Jet

Airlines Passengers Have More Complaints Than Ever

A report last week from the U.S. Transportation Department’s statistical bureau showed that complaints from U.S. travelers rose 20.3% in the first six months of 2015, compared with the same ...
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Spirit Jet

Will Spirit Airlines Remain the Most Profitable US Carrier?

Spirit Airlines Inc. (NASDAQ: SAVE) reported second-quarter 2015 results before markets opened Friday. The ultra-low cost air carrier posted adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $1.03 on revenues of ...
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jobs

Major US Companies to Add 100,000 Jobs

A coalition of 17 companies announced Monday morning a job creation program called the “100,000 Opportunities Alliance,” which has a goal of being the nation’s largest employer-led group committed to ...
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Boeing 757 ecoJet

Boeing 757 Flies Cross-Country on Green Diesel Fuel Blend

Using a blend of 95% petroleum jet fuel and 5% green diesel fuel made from waste animal fats, inedible corn oil and used cooking oil, Boeing Co.’s (NYSE: BA) ecoDemonstrator ...
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