Delta Air Lines Inc


  • BOSTON, Oct 17- Taking a page from his last job, Eaton Vance's new Chief Equity Investment Officer bets that reorganizing his analysts into new teams will boost performance. Since joining the Boston company in April from Goldman Sachs, Edward Perkin has regrouped Eaton Vance's 27 stock analysts into teams meant to develop investment ideas that match the...

  • Oct 16- Delta Air Lines said Ebola fears have not hurt the carrier's bookings, forecasting strong current-quarter margins as it ramps up capacity in the Americas and trims growth on transatlantic and Pacific routes. Many of the capacity changes will begin this winter, after Delta has already reduced seats serving Moscow, Tel Aviv and Ebola-ravaged West Africa...

  • Netflix and Baker Hughes are big market movers Thursday, 16 Oct 2014 | 4:26 PM ET

    NEW YORK— Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Thursday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq Stock Market:. Chesapeake Energy Corp., up $3.02 to $20.79. The energy company is selling drilling assets in West Virginia and Pennsylvania to Southwestern Energy Co. for $5.4 billion.

  • Oct 16- Delta Air Lines said on Thursday that it expected strong margins in the fourth quarter despite widespread concern that the spread of Ebola could curb travel, and its shares rose nearly 2 percent. Delta's outlook "suggests a relatively strong domestic revenue environment is more than offsetting weakening trends in markets," Deutsche Bank analyst...

  • Delta's 3Q profit falls on one-time items Thursday, 16 Oct 2014 | 8:50 AM ET

    DALLAS— Delta Air Lines Inc. said Thursday that third-quarter profit fell 74 percent on one-time costs such as retiring older planes. Two people who flew on domestic flights in the past month have tested positive for the virus— a man from Liberia died, one of his nurses is hospitalized in Atlanta. "I think what is worth noting is you really can't catch Ebola on an...

  • Oct 16- Delta Air Lines Inc's quarterly profit slumped 74 percent as higher operating expenses did not allow the U.S. airline to take advantage of strong business and leisure travel. The Atlanta- based airline also booked a $134 million loss on extinguishment of debt and set aside $222 million as income tax provision. Net income dropped to $357 million, or 42 cents...

  • Early movers: GS, DAL, MAT, AXP, NFLX & more Thursday, 16 Oct 2014 | 8:21 AM ET
    A trader works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange as the Alibaba Group IPO goes public.

    Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.

  • Delta Air Lines profit slumps Thursday, 16 Oct 2014 | 7:52 AM ET

    Oct 16- Delta Air Lines Inc's quarterly profit fell 74 percent to $357 million, partly due to a jump in operating expenses.

  • Delta beats Street 3Q forecasts Thursday, 16 Oct 2014 | 7:39 AM ET

    ATLANTA _ Delta Air Lines Inc. on Thursday reported earnings of $357 million in its third quarter. The average estimate of analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of $1.18 per share. Analysts expected $11.12 billion, according to Zacks.

  • After an early slide, US stocks end mostly higher Thursday, 16 Oct 2014 | 4:04 AM ET

    Then there are the many geopolitical uncertainties, from conflicts in Syria and Iraq and uncertainty over the impact of the outbreak of the Ebola virus. "The sailing has been much too smooth, so going forward, at the very least, back to normal turbulence," said Erik Davidson, deputy chief investment officer of Wells Fargo Private Bank. "We had some positive economic...

  • Shares of Delta, American Airlines and United Airlines have dropped more than 18 percent on average in the last month on fears that people will cut travel to reduce the chance of catching Ebola. Buying American Airlines shares now almost guarantees gains, according to a JPMorgan report by analyst Jamie Baker published Tuesday. When shares of Continental...

  • Airline stocks down after Ebola patient update Wednesday, 15 Oct 2014 | 1:55 PM ET
    The second health-care worker who tested positive for Ebola flew on a Frontier Airlines flight the day before she reported symptoms.

    Airline shares fell sharply after the CDC said they were searching for 132 Passengers who flew with the latest Texas Ebola patient.

  • Business events scheduled for Thursday Wednesday, 15 Oct 2014 | 1:49 PM ET

    WASHINGTON— Labor Department releases weekly jobless claims, 8:30 a.m.. WASHINGTON— Freddie Mac, the mortgage company, releases weekly mortgage rates, 10 a.m.. WASHINGTON— National Association of Home Builders releases housing market index for October, 10 a.m..

  • Most active New York Stock Exchange-traded stocks Wednesday, 15 Oct 2014 | 1:17 PM ET

    NEW YORK— A look at New York Stock Exchange 10 most-active stocks at the close of trading:. AT&T Inc. rose. 1 percent to $33.87 with 47,606,700 shares traded. AbbVie rose. 9 percent to $54.63 with 68,089,600 shares traded.

  • Wednesday's midday movers: Boeing, Delta & more Wednesday, 15 Oct 2014 | 12:43 PM ET
    Traders on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Take a look at some of Wednesday's midday movers:

  • Fresh Ebola fears hit airline stocks Wednesday, 15 Oct 2014 | 12:22 PM ET

    Health officials downplayed the possibility that any of the 132 passengers on Frontier Airlines Flight 1143 from Cleveland to Dallas-Fort Worth could have gotten infected. Tony Tyler, CEO of the International Air Transport Association trade group, said Ebola was unlikely to reduce travel. "You can't rule out that worry about this disease could cause a drop in...

  • Oil slide wipes out stock market gains Tuesday, 14 Oct 2014 | 4:17 PM ET
    A trader works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Stocks failed to hold gains after a strong rally, as oil's late-day plunge overshadowed the bounce in tech, transports and industrials.

  • *JPMorgan dips, Citigroup climbs after results. "It was disappointing to see the gains we've had over nine months dissipate so quickly," said Larry Peruzzi, senior equity trader at Cabrera Capital Markets Inc in Boston. Early third-quarter earnings reports have been mixed, but Citigroup, up 2.7 percent at $51.26, was among the top boosts to the benchmark S&P index...

  • Don't dump these beaten-up stocks: Value investor Tuesday, 14 Oct 2014 | 2:18 PM ET

    While stocks took a beating over the past three days, there's opportunity in quality auto and airline names, Sarat Sethi says.

  • Midday movers: Alibaba, Macy's, Netflix & more Tuesday, 14 Oct 2014 | 1:24 PM ET

    Some of Tuesday's midday movers: