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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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US and European Airlines Will Attack Subsidies to Mideast Carriers

In a clash that has been brewing for months, air carriers get a chance this week to battle head-on at the International Air Transport Association (IATA) annual meeting in Miami. ...
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United Airlines

3 Airline Stocks to Buy After Big Sell-Offs

After a multiyear rally that saw the airline stocks outperform many of the others on Wall Street, the transports, especially the airlines, have been murdered since the price of oil ...
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Why Credit Suisse Is Now Less Bullish on Airline Stocks

Since fuel prices began falling late last summer, the airline industry has taken advantage of these lower fuel costs like none other. Considering whether oil and fuel prices may or may not ...
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American Airlines 787-8

Is a Price War Brewing in the Airlines Industry?

Airline stocks were thrashed Wednesday, but then that’s the price of a price war. All the signs are pointing at a price war, and investors are not waiting around to ...
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American Airlines 787-8

Summer Airline Traffic to Hit 222 Million Passengers

An airline industry group expects 222 million passengers to travel between June 1 and August 31, a boon to the U.S.-based carriers, especially due to low fuel cost and current ...
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Delta and Southwest: Which Buyback and Dividend Hike Is Better?

Airlines have been a hot industry since oil prices initially dipped. Some of the biggest winners were Delta Air Lines Inc. (NYSE: DAL) and Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV). 24/7 ...
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JetBlue Earnings Take Off

JetBlue Airways Corp. (NASDAQ: JBLU) reported its first-quarter results Tuesday before the markets opened. The major airline had $0.40 in earnings per share (EPS) on $1.52 billion in revenue. That ...
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Spirit Is America’s Most Profitable Airline

Although Spirit Airlines Inc. (NASDAQ: SAVE) is the U.S. airline most hated by its passengers, investors have little to complain about. Spirit boasts the highest profit margin of any U.S. carrier, ...
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American Airlines 787-8

American Airlines Earnings Hit Afterburner on Lower Fuel Costs

American Airlines Group Inc. (NASDAQ: AAL) reported first-quarter 2015 earnings before markets opened Friday morning. The airline posted adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $1.73 on revenues of $9.8 ...
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