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*Selling tickets not profitable; airlines need new impetus. BERLIN, Aug 11- Beset by low air fares and relentless competition, airlines around the world are waking up to the value of their frequent flyer programmes and realising they can boost profits as well as brand profile.
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These six names are all trading at least 10 percent below their 52-week highs, and a number of other Dow stocks are less than 1 percentage point away.
Stocks fell Thursday as Wall Street echoed action in European markets and tracked Ukraine news.
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Stocks turned mostly lower Wednesday as better-than-expected growth in the second quarter fostered talk of Fed rate hikes.
*Twitter rallies after blockbuster results. NEW YORK, July 30- U.S. stocks were flat on Wednesday, paring earlier gains as a strong read on second-quarter economic growth sparked concerns the Federal Reserve may adjust its stimulus earlier than expected.
*Twitter rallies after blockbuster results. *Biotechs rally on Amgen results, Regeneron trial data. Twitter Inc surged on heavy volume, jumping 25 percent to $48.25 in its biggest one-day advance ever after reporting that monthly active users had risen a better-than-expected 24 percent in the second quarter.
*Twitter rallies in premarket after blockbuster results. NEW YORK, July 30- U.S. stock index futures pointed to a higher open on Wednesday after the first read on second-quarter economic growth came in much stronger than expected, overshadowing a weak report on the labor market.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
*Twitter rallies in premarket after blockbuster results. NEW YORK, July 30- U.S. stock index futures rose on Wednesday as investors sought bargains following a period of weakness and looked ahead to data on economic growth and comments from the Federal Reserve following its latest policy meeting. *Twitter Inc surged 27 percent to $49 in heavy premarket trading.
Check out which companies are making headlines after the bell Tuesday: Twitter, Amgen, American Express & more.
American Express reported a 9 percent rise in quarterly profit as more customers used its credit cards in a recovering U.S. economy.
July 29- American Express Co reported a bigger-than-expected 9 percent rise in quarterly profit as more customers used its credit cards in a recovering U.S. economy.
*Merck up as results beat expectations, but Pfizer slips. United Parcel Service shares fell 3.7 percent to $98.86 after the world's biggest courier company slashed its earnings forecast for the year due to spending to boost capacity. Rival shipping company FedEx Corp was down 1.6 percent at $147.14.
July 29- American Express Co reported a 9 percent rise in quarterly profit as more customers used its credit cards in a recovering U.S. economy. Net income rose to $1.53 billion, or $1.43 per share, for the second quarter ended June 30, from $1.41 billion, or $1.27 per share, a year earlier. Total revenue, net of interest expense, rose 5 percent to $8.66 billion.
Bond prices were higher on Tuesday after the U.S. government's auction of five-year Treasury notes, the second of three debt auctions this week.