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Sizing Up Republic’s Recovery

Republic Airways Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ: RJET) saw a reversal of misfortune on Wednesday. This stock fell handily on Monday and Tuesday, falling from over $8.00 down to under $4.00. So, ...
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Republic Airways Faces Some Turbulence on Flight Disruptions

Republic Airways Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ: RJET) is under the gun of the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA). The organization has boosted the required flight experience for first officers by a ...
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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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Low Oil Prices Translate Into Higher Profits for Big 3 Airlines

Oil prices declined an incredible 52% over the past year, according to CNN Money, and trade around $49 per barrel as of this writing. This served as a boon to ...
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Growth Plans Boost Southwest Airlines After Earnings

Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV) reported second-quarter 2015 results before markets opened on Thursday. The low-cost carrier reported adjusted EPS of $1.03 on revenues of $5.1 billion. In the second ...
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Delta Air Lines Earnings Gains Hampered by Lower Unit Revenues

Delta Air Lines Inc. (NYSE: DAL) reported second-quarter 2015 results before markets opened Wednesday morning. The airline reported adjusted diluted quarterly earnings per share (EPS) of $1.27 on revenues of ...
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United Airlines Resumes Flights

United Continental Holdings Inc. (NYSE: UAL) experienced technical difficulties Wednesday morning and was forced to halt its flights temporarily. Currently, flights have resumed and systems are back online, but the ...
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China Has World’s Fastest Trains, US Lags

As Amtrak trains lumber along at speeds much less than 100 mph, and are susceptible to fatal crashes, China has some legs of its railroad system where trains speeds top 180 mph ...
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Are Major Airliners Colluding?

CNBC reported that the Justice Department is currently investigating whether or not there is collusion among airlines. The goal of this alleged collusion is to grow the industry at a ...
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Can Major Airlines Take Off Again?

Over the past 52 weeks, the airline industry climbed to new highs as fuel prices fell to a post-recession low. However, the industry rally might not be over yet. Last ...
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Credit Suisse Warms Up to Tankers

Credit Suisse is warming up to tankers. The brokerage firm reiterated its Outperform ratings on Euronav NV (NYSE: EURN), Scorpio Tankers Inc. (NYSE: STNG), and Tsakos Energy Navigation Limited (NYSE: ...
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Does Southwest Really Deserve a Downgrade?

Since late March, the Dow Jones Transports have begun struggling and underperforming the industrials in a pattern of lower highs and lower lows, resulting in a classic Dow theory non-confirmation. ...
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Why This Analyst Thinks Southwest Offers Great Upside and Value

The airline industry has made a tremendous run due to lower fuel prices over the past year. Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV) was one of the biggest benefactors from it. ...
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4 Potential Biofuel Winners From EPA Targeting Aircraft Emissions

Many investors have made money by making investments in change that they foresee years into the future. This never eliminates risk, and some investors make the right call, but how ...
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Are Airline Stocks Becoming Grossly Oversold?

Investing in airlines can feel a lot like a flying through fierce storms and turbulence. A sky-high flight can instantly become so bumpy and rough that some passengers just cannot ...
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