Transportation: Leisure


  • Surprised to Hear Airlines Are Doing a Better Job? Monday, 4 Apr 2011 | 11:12 AM ET

    If you fly a lot, as I do, the latest Airline Quality Ratings may have you scratching your head.  How is it the airlines are doing better when it feels like we're traveling on a system that is stretched to the limits?

  • Auto Sales: The Japan Effect     Monday, 4 Apr 2011 | 8:46 AM ET

    Mike Jackson, chairman & CEO, AutoNation, discusses his company's March sales and the impact the Japanese earthquake and tsunami has had on overall auto sales, given potential supply disruptions.

  • Stocks to Watch     Monday, 4 Apr 2011 | 7:51 AM ET

    Pfizer is going to sell its Capsugel business for $2.375 billion in cash and plans buybacks. Vivus says its weight loss drug helps reduce blood pressure, Ford is upgraded to neutral, and Southwest halts more flights due to cracks in its jetliners.

  • Cramer makes the call on viewers' favorite stocks.

  • Small Cars Drive March US Auto Sales Higher Friday, 1 Apr 2011 | 2:59 PM ET

    General Motors, Ford, Honda, Hyundai and Nissan all reported higher U.S. sales of new vehicles in March, helped by strong demand for models that get better gas mileage.

  • Spring Cleaning: Transportation Takes Off     Wednesday, 30 Mar 2011 | 1:15 PM ET

    A look at the high flying Dow Jones Transportation Index, how it's driving the market, and whether it can continue, with Helane Becker, Dahlman Rose airline analyst.

  • Top 10 Destinations for Family Entertainment Tuesday, 29 Mar 2011 | 1:25 PM ET
    Among people who plan to travel in 2011, 83 percent will be traveling with family, and 90 percent of those traveling with family will keep their trips domestic, according to a recent TripAdvisor survey. What follows is the top 10 destinations where these travelers have the best-rated options for entertainment, dining, and accommodation. This ranking was released as inaugural Traveler’s Choice Family list, compiled based on user reviews from TripAdvisor.com. The 10 destinations were determined ba

    Here are the top 10 destinations where these travelers have the best-rated options for entertainment, dining, and accommodation.

  • Mercedes-Benz CEO Warns of Supply Disruptions Monday, 28 Mar 2011 | 2:38 PM ET

    Supply disruptions related to the earthquake and related crisis in Japan haven't affected Mercedes-Benz yet, but could down the road, warned Ernst Lieb, the automaker's U.S. CEO, in an interview with CNBC.

  • As Japan Shutdowns Drag On, Auto Crisis Worsens Sunday, 27 Mar 2011 | 5:12 PM ET

    The auto industry disruptions triggered by Japan's earthquake and tsunami are about to get worse.

  • Chrysler Restricts Paint Colors Due to Japan Quake Friday, 25 Mar 2011 | 7:46 PM ET
    Chrysler grille

    Chrysler Group became the second automaker to restrict orders of vehicles in certain colors in response to pigment shortages stemming from the recent earthquake and tsunami in Japan.

  • Ford to Restrict Orders for Certain Colors From Japan Thursday, 24 Mar 2011 | 4:42 PM ET

    Ford Motor Company is in the process of sending a letter out to North American dealers resticting them from making new orders in certain colors because the pigment to make the paint look metallic is made in Japan and production has been halted because of the earthquake.

  • The Only NYSE Stock to Gain Every Year for 10 Years  Thursday, 24 Mar 2011 | 1:59 PM ET

    Wabtec, the technology-based products and services company for rail, transit and industry, is the only stock on the NYSE spacer to go up in each of the last ten years.

  • Stock of the Decade     Thursday, 24 Mar 2011 | 12:23 PM ET

    The details on the hottest stock you've never heard of, with Albert Neupaver, Wabtec president/CEO.

  • Global Crises Impact on Shipping Industry     Thursday, 24 Mar 2011 | 11:50 AM ET

    Angeliki Frangou, Navios Maritime Holdings chariman/CEO.

  • Delta's Presence in Japan     Thursday, 24 Mar 2011 | 7:15 AM ET

    The airline's CEO, Richard Anderson, discusses his plans to meet with employees and provide additional support following the earthquake and tsunami.

  • Corruption Hits China’s High-Speed Railway Thursday, 24 Mar 2011 | 12:37 AM ET
    Workers assist at a construction site of the Chengdu-Dujiangyan railway.

    Investigators have found evidence that nearly $30 million of funds budgeted for China’s Beijing-Shanghai high-speed rail line was misappropriated last year, in another blow to the country’s scandal-plagued high-speed rail sector. The FT reports.

  • Hot for Hotels     Wednesday, 23 Mar 2011 | 7:05 AM ET

    An outlook on private equity and the recovery process in Japan, with Barry Sternlicht, Starwood Capital chairman/CEO.

  • Working on the Rail Roads     Tuesday, 22 Mar 2011 | 10:40 AM ET

    Railroad stocks are on the move, with Jason Seidl, Dahlman Rose & Co. director.

  • Come Fly With Boeing     Monday, 21 Mar 2011 | 9:55 AM ET

    CNBC's Phil Lebeau has the story on the much delayed 747-8 that took to the skies this weekend for the first time.

  • Japan's Impact on Airlines     Friday, 18 Mar 2011 | 2:17 PM ET

    Discussing the impact the devastation in Japan is likely to have on commercial airlines and charter carriers, with Helane Becker, Dahlman Rose and David McCown, Air Partner North America.