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The blizzard that nailed the Northeast this week disrupted air travel smack dab in the middle of the holiday season, causing headaches to passengers and airlines alike, but carriers are seen suffering little financially from the storm.
A bomb squad has issued the all-clear after examining two suspicious bags found in a cargo area at Boston's Logan International Airport.
See what's happening, who's talking and what will be making headlines on Tuesday's Squawk on the Street.
Southwest doesn’t quite fly on auto-pilot, but as it prepares for its 40th birthday next year, it is flush with success, the New York Times reports.
Airlines have been flying high on strong earnings, but many option traders aren't on board. OptionMonster's tracking systems have been detecting heavy call selling and put buying in the sector, reflecting a generally skeptical attitude by traders.
The United Airlines-Continental merger is good for the industry and also for Southwest, its CEO and chairman Gary Kelly, told CNBC Thursday.
Headlines on jobless claims and the Philadelphia Fed survey compete with a rush of earnings news Thursday.
With stocks having closed sharply higher Wednesday, the traders discussed names that caught their eye.
Stocks closed sharply higher Wednesday, nearly wiping out losses from the previous session, after the Federal Reserve reported it has seen "modest signs of growth" in the economy and as investors focused on strong earnings reports and a slide in the dollar. Boeing and DuPont rose, BofA fell.
What follows is a roundup of corporate earnings reports for Wednesday, Oct. 20.
Stocks lost a little ground in the final minutes of trading, but were still significantly higher, after the Federal Reserve reported it has seen "modest signs of growth" in the economy and as investors focused on strong earnings reports and a slide in the dollar. Boeing and Intel rose.
Stocks are at the highs of the day as the dollar hits session lows. With that, stocks have recovered most of their losses from yesterday (Tuesday). The dollar’s retreat is once again pushing up commodities and commodity stocks late in the morning, with metal and energy stocks are amongst the leadership groups today.
Info in the Beige Book, released later today, could be the key catalyst behind the market's next big move!
Stocks added to gains after several companies posted positive earnings results and as investors shrugged off concerns about the effect of the foreclosure crisis on banks and a rise in Chinese interest rates. Boeing and DuPont rose, while Bank of America fell.
See what's happening, who's talking and what will be making headlines on Wednesday's Squawk on the Street.
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