Transportation

Will Airlines Fly Empty Planes?

U.S. airlines have started to allow people to change the dates of flights they have booked to and from China, at no charge. China's own carriers have seen a collapse ...
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Are Airlines Shrugging Off Boeing With Q4 Earnings?

The airline industry has faced some hurdles over the past few months in the drama surrounding Boeing’s 737 Max aircraft. With these aircraft off the table, filling out fleets has ...
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What to Watch When Major Airlines Report Thursday Morning

Even with all the concerns surrounding Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) and its 737 Max aircraft, it looks like major airliners will be making headlines as practically the whole industry is ...
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Is United Airlines Stock Finally Ready to Take Off?

United Airlines Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ: UAL) released fourth-quarter financial results after markets closed Tuesday. The airline said that it had $2.67 in earnings per share (EPS) and $10.89 billion in ...
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Does CSX Deserve More Credit for Its Q4 Earnings Beat?

CSX Corp. (NASDAQ: CSX) released its fourth-quarter financial results after the markets closed on Thursday. The firm said that it had $0.99 in earnings per share (EPS) and $2.89 billion ...
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Are Amazon and FedEx Really Ready to Be Friends Again?

While the S&P 500 rose nearly 29% in 2019, in a market of stocks not all stocks beat the average. Some even severely lag the broader stock market gains. After ...
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The Best Airlines and Airports for On-Time Performance

While safety is an airline's primary concern, on-time arrival and departure ranks high with passengers. Nearly half (nine) of the world's 20 airlines with the best on-time performance in 2019 ...
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These Are the World’s Safest Airlines

Just three airline crashes in 2019 cost the life of at least one passenger. Dominating that short list was the March crash just minutes after takeoff of an Ethiopian Airlines ...
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Even More Trouble for FedEx After Earnings

FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX) reported its most recent quarterly results after markets closed Tuesday. The firm said that it had $2.51 in earnings per share (EPS) and $17.3 billion in ...
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What to Expect When FedEx Reports After the Close

FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX) is scheduled to release its fiscal second-quarter financial results after the markets close on Tuesday. The consensus estimates are calling for $2.78 in earnings per share ...
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Record Number of Americans Will Travel for the Holiday, Causing Massive Gridlock

Americans will travel at record levels this year. Over 115 million people will go somewhere via planes, trains, buses and automobiles between December 21 and January 1. Congestion on many ...
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This Is the Airline with the Least Healthy Food

In the month of September, U.S. airlines received 724 complaints according to the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) monthly Air Travel Consumer Report. For the first nine months of the year, ...
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Uber Loses London License (Again) 

For the second time in just two years, Uber Technologies Inc. (NYSE: UBER) has lost its license to operate in London, one of the company's biggest markets. The decision, by ...
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Weak Air Passenger Growth Offers Glimpse Into Slower Global Growth and Airlines

Global air passenger demand has continued to rise despite the softer economic growth story around the globe. That's the good news. The bad news is that the air passenger demand ...
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Uber Scalded for ‘Outrageous Safety Lapses’ in 2018 Pedestrian Death

In March of 2018, a self-driving car operated by Uber Technologies Inc. (NYSE: UBER) struck and killed a woman in Tempe, Arizona, who was walking across the road with a ...
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