Transportation

Why Argus Sees Southwest Flying Even Higher

Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV) watched its shares hit an all-time high in Thursday’s session on continued momentum and lower operating costs. In just the past year, the stock is ...
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If Qatar Airways Buys Into American, Who’s Next?

American Airlines Group Inc. (NASDAQ: AAL) announced Thursday morning in a filing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission that Qatar Airways has notified the U.S. carrier of the Qatari ...
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FedEx Earnings Aren’t Enough for Investors

When FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX) reported its fiscal fourth-quarter financial results after the markets closed on Tuesday, the company posted $4.25 in earnings per share (EPS) and $15.73 billion in ...
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The World’s Best Airlines

While we're paying a lot of attention to sales and orders for new airplanes at this year's Paris Air Show, airline and airport customer review website Skytrax on Tuesday listed ...
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What to Expect From FedEx Earnings

FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX) is scheduled to release its most recent quarterly results after the markets close on Tuesday. The consensus estimates are $3.88 in earnings per share (EPS) and ...
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Is This the Lucky No. 7 Reverse Stock Split for DryShips?

Since March of 2016, cargo carrier DryShips Inc. (NASDAQ: DRYS) has conducted six reverse stock splits. On June 22, the company's seventh reverse split — this time a one-for-five split ...
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Airline Stocks: It’s Fuel Prices and Passenger Loads, Stupid

The number of complaints filed against airlines rose 70% in April, compared with the same month of last year. This may be due to passenger injuries, a passenger being dragged ...
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Frontier Group Closes in on IPO

Frontier Group Holdings has registered an amended S-1 form with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) regarding its initial public offering (IPO). No pricing details were mentioned in the ...
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United Launches Longest Flight From US at 8,700 Miles

United Airlines will start the longest flight between a U.S. location and any airport in the world. The service, which will cover 8,700 miles, will run between Los Angeles and ...
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China to Launch 250 MPH Train, Posing Dangers

China says it will have a 250-mile per hour train system in place within three years. By comparison, most U.S. trains travel at speeds well under 70 mph. It is an ...
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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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March Air Cargo Volume Increased Most in 8 Years

Air cargo volume increased by 14.6% year over year in March, the largest gain since the economic recovery years of 2009 and 2010, according to data reported Monday by WorldACD ...
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What Analysts Are Saying About Schneider National After the Quiet Period

Schneider National Inc. (NYSE: SNDR) recently entered the market in its initial public offering (IPO), and shares have since stayed in a relatively tight range. However, now that the quiet ...
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Republic Airways Emerges From Chapter 11 as Industry Faces Headwinds

Republic Airways, the second-largest regional airline in the United States, announced that it has emerged from its Chapter 11 restructuring. According to its court-approved reorganization plan, Republic will remain a ...
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Warren Buffett Hits Turbulence Betting on Airline Stocks

Warren Buffett for years has been considered the greatest investor of the modern era. Having achieved the status of being world's wealthiest person probably means you know a thing or ...
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