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American, Delta, United Are World’s Dirtiest Airlines

In a recent survey of 20 of the world's largest airlines, the three airlines that top the list for greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions are American Airlines Group Inc. (NASDAQ: AAL), ...
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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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American Airlines Offers Up Mixed Q1 Earnings Results

American Airlines Group Inc. (NASDAQ: AAL) reported its first-quarter financial results before the markets opened on Friday. The company said it had $1.25 in earnings per share (EPS) on $9.4 ...
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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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Delta Air Lines Earnings Overcome Lower Revenues

Delta Air Lines Inc. (NYSE: DAL) reported first-quarter 2016 results before markets opened Thursday. The airline posted adjusted quarterly earnings per share (EPS) of $1.32 on revenues of $9.25 billion. In ...
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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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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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Why the Brussels Bombing Travel Stock Sell-Off Is Unwarranted

Retail investors tend to trade based on the news. Institutional investors trade based on the reaction to the news. The fact that Tuesday’s terrorist attacks at the Brussels airport brought ...
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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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How Analysts View FedEx After Earnings

FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX) reported fiscal third-quarter financial results after the markets closed on Wednesday and investors were pleased. 24/7 Wall St. has collected some analysts reports on FedEx following the ...
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Los Angeles and Boston Are Among World’s Worst Airports

Most of the headlines about the new Skytrax "The World's Top 100 Airports — 2016" are about the first place award received by Singapore Changi. At the bottom of the list are ...
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FedEx Soars on Solid Earnings and Guidance

FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX) reported fiscal third-quarter financial results after the markets closed on Wednesday. The company said it had $2.51 in earnings per share (EPS) on $12.7 billion in ...
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What to Look for in FedEx Earnings

FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX) is scheduled to report its fiscal third-quarter financial results Wednesday after the markets close. The consensus estimates from Thomson Reuters are calling for $2.35 in earnings ...
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New York City Has Dirtiest Subway System

As measured by presence of bacteria, the New York City subway system is the dirtiest in America by far. Travel Math looked at the subway systems in five cities "based ...
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