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Why American Airlines Paid $200 Million for a Small Stake in China Southern

American Airlines Group Inc. (NASDAQ: AAL) announced Tuesday morning that it has acquired a 2.68% stake in China Southern Airlines Co. (NYSE: ZNH) for $200 million. The equity investment follows ...
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Schneider National Announces Potential Pricing for IPO

Schneider National has filed an amended S1 form with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) regarding its initial public offering (IPO). The company expects to price its 28.95 million shares ...
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Stifel Massively Raises Price Targets on Top Buy-Rated Airline Stocks

If there is any sector that loves lower oil prices, it’s the airlines, and with good reason. Jet fuel is a huge cost for the major carriers. While prices have ...
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JetBlue Drops Prices as Low as $44

JetBlue Airways Corp. (NASDAQ: JBLU) is having a sale for spring travelers. On some routes, one-way tickets are as low as $44. On a very large number, the fares are ...
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Spring Travel Season to Drive 145 Million Fliers

From the start of March to the end of April, there will be 145 million fliers on America's airlines to destinations around the world. Industry organization Airlines for America says ...
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Why Uber’s Future Looks Female

Earlier this month, 24/7 Wall St. asked the question: Will Uber replace its CEO? This came after Uber CEO Travis Kalanick found himself in hot water when a video surfaced ...
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Did Warren Buffett’s Airline Trade Just Hit Turbulence?

When Warren Buffett and his portfolio managers take a large stake in a company, it gets a lot of attention. And when Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) makes a big ...
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America’s Best and Worst Airlines

Long one of the lowest rated of all U.S. industries, the country's airlines have made something of a comeback over the past four years: in 2013 airlines scored just ahead ...
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Why Spirit Ranks Last in Airline Quality

Whenever anyone flies there’s usually a preference for one airline over another, or at least a question of how much quality or convenience is worth in terms of sacrificing for ...
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Could Rising Fuel Prices Crush Airline Stock Rally?

Warren Buffett of Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) likes airlines. His opinion has sent shares of companies in the industry higher. One thing on the horizon that could affect the ...
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How Airlines Have Generated Massive Gains for Warren Buffett and Berkshire Hathaway

If you have followed Warren Buffett and Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) for very long, you know it has been no secret that Buffett was not a fan of investing in ...
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What Is Driving American Airlines Earnings Even Higher

American Airlines Group Inc. (NASDAQ: AAL) released its fourth-quarter earnings report before the markets opened on Friday. The airline giant said that it had $1.48 in earnings per share (EPS) ...
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What to Expect From Major Airlines Reporting This Week

24/7 Wall St. has put together a preview of major airlines reporting their earnings this week. Although we had one of the majors post its results last week, the bulk ...
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Spirit, Frontier Airlines Frequent Flyer Programs Judged Worst in US

Airline frequent flyer programs were among, if not, the first loyalty programs offered by U.S. companies. The original idea was to reward customers for booking flights with the airline. And the ...
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Why Is JetBlue Offering $52 Fares?

JetBlue Airways Corp. (NASDAQ: JBLU) has fares from New York's JFK to Boston for as little as $52 one way. The deal is extraordinary, because ticket prices for shuttles between ...
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