Southwest Airlines (NYSE:LUV)

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Southwest to Delay Delivery of 67 Boeing 737s

Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV) will postpone delivery of 67 new 737 MAX-8 airplanes from Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) until at least 2023. Southwest is Boeing's launch customer for the ...
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10 Stocks to Win or Lose From Brexit Vote Outcome

Perhaps the move for a rapid exit by Britain from the European Union (or Brexit) may have been interrupted due to a political murder of M.P. Jo Cox on Thursday. ...
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Southwest Airlines Gets It: Higher Dividend, Higher Buyback

Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV) has just delivered what shareholders love to hear with a commitment to a higher dividend and a higher stock buyback. Unlike the spotty history of ...
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Southwest, Pilots Union at Odds Over Boeing 737 MAX

Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV) and its pilots' union have been negotiating a new contract since the old one expired in 2012. One of the stickier issues is the airline's ...
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JD Power: United Airlines Last in Customer Satisfaction

Product and services research firm J.D. Power published its customer satisfaction rankings of North American airlines Wednesday morning, and the names at the top and bottom of the list haven't ...
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JetBlue Named Best Airline, Spirit Worst

The new American Customer Satisfaction Index (ACSI) study of airline quality showed JetBlue Airways Corp. (NASDAQ: JBLU), a perennial favorite with consumers, ranked highest among airlines. Spirit Airlines Inc. (NASDAQ: ...
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Southwest Airlines Earnings Boost on Low Fuel Costs

When Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV) reported first quarter results Thursday morning, the focus was on the solid earnings beat. Profits were up 13% year over year in the quarter ...
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Southwest Airlines Edges Out Estimates in Q1

Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV) released its first-quarter earnings report before the markets opened on Thursday. The airline giant said it had $0.88 in earnings per share (EPS) on $4.83 ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: 3D Systems, Devon Energy, Intel, Micron, Southwest Air, Southwestern Energy, Wells Fargo and More

Stocks hit their 2016 highs this week, and the Dow Jones Industrial Average is now almost challenging 18,000 again. Stock futures were looking lower on Friday ahead of economic reports. ...
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Tale of 2 Discount Fares: JetBlue vs Southwest

While prospects for the U.S. airlines industry are not exactly bleak, it is fair to say that those prospects may be getting a dose of reality. Two of the country's ...
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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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Boeing 737 MAX 8

Why a Boeing 737 MAX 8 Costs $110 Million

Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) on Friday completed the first test flight of its new 737 MAX 8 passenger jet. The MAX 8 carries a list price of $110 million per ...
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The Bleak Texas Energy Jobs Picture in 2016, and the Coming Spillover Elsewhere

The jobs market is all peachy in Texas. At least that is what the monthly reports from the Texas Workforce Commission (TWC) would indicate. What must be kept in mind ...
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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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Southwest Airlines

Lower Fuel Costs Lift Southwest Airlines Earnings

Southwest Airlines Corp. (NYSE: LUV) reported fourth-quarter and full-year 2015 results before markets opened on Thursday. The low-cost carrier reported quarterly adjusted EPS of $0.90 on revenues of $4.98 billion. ...
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