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Stifel Massively Raises Price Targets on Top Buy-Rated Airline Stocks

If there is any sector that loves lower oil prices, it’s the airlines, and with good reason. Jet fuel is a huge cost for the major carriers. While prices have ...
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Did Warren Buffett’s Airline Trade Just Hit Turbulence?

When Warren Buffett and his portfolio managers take a large stake in a company, it gets a lot of attention. And when Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) makes a big ...
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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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Warren Buffett’s 10 Most Profitable Investments of 2017

Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) has released its annual letter for 2016, and 24/7 Wall St. has already broken out many of the top trends and takeaways from that report. ...
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Could Rising Fuel Prices Crush Airline Stock Rally?

Warren Buffett of Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) likes airlines. His opinion has sent shares of companies in the industry higher. One thing on the horizon that could affect the ...
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Warren Buffett Makes 13 Serious Changes in His 2017 Stock Picks

Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) has released its public equity holdings as of December 31, 2016. While the stock picks and holdings of Warren Buffett and his portfolio managers are always ...
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Massive Changes for Berkshire Hathaway and Warren Buffett Stocks in 2017

Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) has released its public equity holdings as of December 31, 2016, and the number of changes in the equity portfolio were nothing short of massive. ...
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How Airlines Have Generated Massive Gains for Warren Buffett and Berkshire Hathaway

If you have followed Warren Buffett and Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) for very long, you know it has been no secret that Buffett was not a fan of investing in ...
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Is Southwest Airlines Really Boeing’s Launch Customer for the 737 MAX?

Sounding a bit like President Donald Trump trying to convince everyone that the crowd at his inauguration was bigger than, well, just about any previous president, Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Alcoa, AK Steel, CenturyLink, Coach, Hyatt, JetBlue, Southwest Air, Transocean, Verizon, Wal-Mart and More

Stocks rallied on Tuesday and were indicated higher on Wednesday. In fact, the Boeing report may even help the Dow challenge the elusive 20,000 mark on Wednesday. Despite the bull ...
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What to Expect From Major Airlines Reporting This Week

24/7 Wall St. has put together a preview of major airlines reporting their earnings this week. Although we had one of the majors post its results last week, the bulk ...
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Merrill Lynch’s 5 Stocks to Buy for a Stronger Dollar

In some cases, with the U.S. dollar as the world's leading reserve currency, the strong dollar is a positive. But there is one group that the strong dollar hurts, and ...
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Top 10 TV Ads for December 2016

A well-established metric by which to measure television advertising is how memorable the ad is. The more memorable the ad, the more bang for the advertiser's buck, because consumers are ...
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Ft. Lauderdale Airport by the Numbers

The state of Florida's number one industry is tourism, and tourism depends on airports to bring in all those half-frozen northerners for a few days (or more) of thawing out. ...
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Merrill Lynch Raises Price Targets on 5 Top Airlines to Buy for 2017

If any industry has had the proverbial ups and downs this year is has been the airline sub-sector of the transports, and with good reason. Pricing pressure and over-expansion pinned ...
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