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All major European indexes closed lower on Monday after data revealed euro zone manufacturing activity expanded less than expected in October.
LONDON, Nov 3- Icelandic low-cost airline Wow Air is looking to fly daily from Europe to the United States, after cut price tickets were snapped up for the five times a week flights it will start from next year. The airline offered tickets at 99 pounds one way from London to Boston via Iceland starting from March. London to Boston flights on the Wow Air website...
*Snam leads European utilities index lower. LONDON, Nov 3- European shares fell from a four-week high on Monday, with disappointing data from Europe and the United States hurting sentiment and gas transport group Snam leading the utilities sector down following a regulatory setback. The European utilities index fell 2.3 percent, the top sectoral decliner, on a...
*Ryanair increases year profit forecast to 770 mln euros. DUBLIN, Nov 3- Ryanair raised its annual profit forecast almost 20 percent on Monday thanks to a surge in winter bookings as the budget airline pioneer said improvements to its much criticised customer service were paying off. Since a pledge last year by outspoken Chief Executive Michael O'Leary to stop "...
LONDON/ PARIS, Nov 3- European equities retreated from a four-week high on Monday, with a survey showing sluggish euro zone factory growth hurting market sentiment and gas transport group Snam leading the utilities sector lower following a gas storage ruling. The European utilities index fell 1.7 percent, the top sectoral decliner, on an 11 percent drop in Snam...
*Airline stocks rise as Ryanair lifts outlook. *Half way into Europe's earning season, profits up 8.9 pct. PARIS, Nov 3- European stocks were steady in morning trade on Monday, taking a breather after last week's sharp gains, while Ryanair soared after raising its profit outlook.
PARIS, Nov 3- European stocks inched lower in early trading on Monday, taking a breather following last week's sharp gains, while Ryanair soared after raising its profit outlook. At 0802 GMT, the FTSEurofirst 300 index of top European shares was down 0.1 percent at 1,350.56 points. The benchmark index gained 1.8 percent on Friday, after the Bank of Japan surprised...
Ryanair hiked its profit forecast by 18 percent on better-than-expected winter bookings and said it would cut fares by up to 10 percent in the spring.
Travel-related shares were mixed after N.Y. officials confirmed the state's first case of the Ebola virus, but losses were capped by upbeat earnings.
Lufthansa cancelled 1,450 flights amid a pilots strike, compounding travel woes after millions were stranded by a weekend-long train drivers' stoppage.
Airline shares fell sharply after the CDC said they were searching for 132 Passengers who flew with the latest Texas Ebola patient.
Global airline stock rallied Tuesday after the previous session's sharp sell off, with American Airlines leading the sector's gains.
*Deutsche Bank sees the euro falling to $0.95 by 2017. PARIS/ LONDON, Oct 8- The recent sharp slide in the euro and commodity prices is set to provide tailwind for European companies struggling against economic weakness, and soon break a streak of earnings downgrades that has already lasted 3-1/ 2 years. However, the euro's 10 percent drop in the past five months, and...
European shares closed lower on Tuesday, with sentiment curbed by weak economic data from Germany and a downturn on Wall Street.
Global airline stocks closed sharply on Wednesday after the CDC confirmed the first case of Ebola in the country.
PARIS, Sept 30- With no deal in sight over pilot pay and up to 300 million euros of strike costs to absorb, Air France-KLM may need to rethink its route to viability.
*Ryanair, easyJet challenged by Vueling, Norwegian. BERLIN, Sept 28- Venerable old airlines Lufthansa and Air France know the smart money is in the low-cost market- Ryanair raised its forecasts again on Thursday- but powerful labour unions are keeping them from the bounty.
(Recasts and adds Airbus production outlook (For other news from the Reuters Aerospace and Defense Summit, click on http://www.reuters.com/summit/Aero14).
PARIS, Sept 11- Air France-KLM pledged to lift core earnings by up to 10 percent a year through 2017 as part of a new plan combining an assault on the European leisure market with efforts to retain the loyalty of long-haul travellers.
"We still see tremendous demand across the board, way beyond 47 a month," Conner said, referring to Boeing's target to produce 47 737 s a month, starting in 2017.. Boeing currently produces 42 737 s a month at its factory in Renton, Washington, using fuselage sections produced by Spirit Aerosystems Holdings Inc in Wichita, Kansas.