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  • BEIJING, Jan 28- China's Spring Airlines Co Ltd has seen its share price more than double within just six days of listing on the Shanghai stock exchange, making it Asia's most valuable budget carrier. That made the airline worth 15.29 billion yuan, pushing Malaysian low-cost carrier AirAsia Bhd into second place with a market capitalisation of $2.13 billion.

  • Final Glance: Airlines companies Tuesday, 27 Jan 2015 | 6:08 PM ET

    Delta Air fell$. 97 or 1.9 percent, to $49.18. JetBlue Airways Corp. fell$. 15 or. 9 percent, to $16.25. Southwest Airlines Co. fell$. 52 or 1.1 percent, to $45.88.

  • Final Glance: Construction companies Tuesday, 27 Jan 2015 | 6:08 PM ET

    NEW YORK— Shares of some top construction companies were down at the close of trading:. Fluor fell$. 96 or 1.7 percent, to $54.16. Quanta Services Inc. fell$. 23 or. 8 percent, to $27.33.

  • LOS ANGELES, Jan 27- Negotiators for major shipping lines and the union representing 20,000 dockworkers have reached a tentative agreement on the maintenance of cargo chassis, overcoming a key hurdle in protracted contract talks for 29 U.S. West Coast ports. "A tentative agreement was reached on the chassis topic, and we are hopeful that this will allow us to move...

  • LOS ANGELES, Jan 27- Negotiators for major shipping lines and the union representing 20,000 dockworkers have reached a tentative agreement on the maintenance of cargo chassis, overcoming a key hurdle in protracted contract talks for 29 U.S. West Coast ports. Settlement of the chassis issue, and the labor talks in general, has been seen as crucial to resolving...

  • New York was spared the worst of the blizzard, but Boston was hit with more than two feet of snow. United Airlines canceled all flights through Wednesday in Boston and other New England airports, said spokeswoman Mary Ryan. JetBlue Airways had already canceled 190 flights for Wednesday, mostly in Boston and elsewhere in New England.

  • Jan 27- American Airlines Group Inc on Tuesday forecast billions of dollars in savings this year from tumbling fuel costs, but said a key measure of revenue will likely decline this quarter, in part from currency headwinds that are pinching foreign travelers' pockets. While closing costly fuel hedges has prevented its peers from benefiting from the full price...

  • Midday Glance: Construction companies Tuesday, 27 Jan 2015 | 1:36 PM ET

    NEW YORK— Shares of some top construction companies are down at 1 p.m.:. Fluor fell $1.25 or 2.3 percent, to $53.87. Quanta Services Inc. fell$. 33 or 1.2 percent, to $27.23.

  • Midday Glance: Airlines companies Tuesday, 27 Jan 2015 | 1:36 PM ET

    Delta Air fell$. 62 or 1.2 percent, to $49.53. JetBlue Airways Corp. fell$. 08 or. 5 percent, to $16.32. Southwest Airlines Co. fell$. 16 or. 3 percent, to $46.24.

  • Add American Airlines to the list of carriers that want to take you to Cuba. Delta Air Lines, United Airlines and JetBlue Airways have expressed interest since President Barack Obama announced last month that the U.S. would establish diplomatic relations and expand trade and tourism with Cuba. Southwest Airlines CEO Gary Kelly said last week that his airline...

  • Early Glance: Airlines companies Tuesday, 27 Jan 2015 | 10:25 AM ET

    Delta Air fell$. 84 or 1.7 percent, to $49.31. JetBlue Airways Corp. fell$. 11 or. 7 percent, to $16.29. Southwest Airlines Co. fell$. 79 or 1.7 percent, to $45.61.

  • Early Glance: Construction companies Tuesday, 27 Jan 2015 | 10:25 AM ET

    NEW YORK— Shares of some top construction companies are down at 10 a.m.:. Fluor fell $1.83 or 3.3 percent, to $53.30. Quanta Services Inc. fell$. 61 or 2.2 percent, to $26.95.

  • US new home sales jump 11.6 percent in December Tuesday, 27 Jan 2015 | 10:11 AM ET

    The Commerce Department said Tuesday that new home sales climbed 11.6 percent last month to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 481,000. The gains were not enough to offset essentially flat home-buying over the course of 2014. Just 435,000 new homes were bought last year, a modest 1.2 percent improvement from 2013.. "We may see continued momentum in new home...

  • DUBAI, United Arab Emirates— Several airlines suspended flights to Baghdad on Tuesday after a passenger plane arriving from the Mideast's busiest airport in Dubai came under fire as it landed in the Iraqi capital. All passengers were able to disembark normally and none required medical attention at the airport, the Dubai government-owned carrier said.

  • Jan 27- American Airlines Group Inc on Tuesday reported a fourth-quarter profit that topped estimates and announced a new share buyback program and quarterly dividend, as the carrier saved hundreds of millions of dollars from tumbling oil prices. American, the world's largest airline by passenger traffic since its 2013 merger with US Airways, said it earned...

  • Lockheed beats Street 4Q forecasts Tuesday, 27 Jan 2015 | 8:12 AM ET

    BETHESDA, Md. _ Lockheed Martin Corp. on Tuesday reported fourth-quarter earnings of $904 million. The average estimate of analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of $2.81 per share. Analysts expected $11.87 billion, according to Zacks.

  • Jan 27- American Airlines Group Inc said on Tuesday that its profit was $597 million last quarter, topping analysts' estimates, and announced a new share buyback program and dividend. The Fort Worth- based carrier earned $1.1 billion, or $1.52 per diluted share, excluding $507 million in special costs largely from merger and bankruptcy-related expenses.

  • FORT WORTH, Texas— American Airlines is logging record profits and rewarding shareholders just one year removed from bankruptcy court and a big merger. Much of the new competition is coming from low-cost carriers who are adding flights from cities including Philadelphia, Chicago, Washington and Dallas, American executives said. American Airlines Group Inc....

  • Dubai's airport operator released figures Tuesday showing that 70.5 million passengers streamed through the sparkling halls of Dubai International last year. Dubai Airports CEO Paul Griffiths predicts Dubai International will handle a record 79 million passengers this year as it offers "more flights connecting more people to more destinations."

  • SYDNEY/ SINGAPORE, Jan 27- Asian airlines are slashing fuel surcharges as oil prices hover at six-year lows, but passengers hoping for cheaper tickets will be disappointed as carriers are likely to bump up fares to maintain margins. Australia's Qantas Airways Ltd became the latest airline to eliminate the surcharge on Tuesday, but at the same time said it was...