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  • Ted Christie, chief financial officer at low-cost carrier Spirit Airlines, said airlines had "very expensive systems and people thinking about how to maximise revenue, and they should do that regardless of the oil price." Politicians and consumer groups in the United States and Europe have called on airlines to cut fares. And on Jan. 7, as North Sea oil prices hit a...

  • "If you want to see how the international aviation landscape is going to evolve, just look to the United States, where consolidation has left just four major legacy carriers to compete with the low-cost airlines that serve the rest of the market," said Franke, managing partner of Phoenix- based private equity firm Indigo Partners. The former chairman of America...

  • DENVER— Frontier Airlines said Friday that it will hire contractors to do the work of 1,300 employees— about a third of its total workforce— at the Denver airport and in Milwaukee. Frontier said it will hire a unit of Swissport International Ltd. to perform all ground-operations work at the Denver airport, replacing 1,160 airline employees.

  • Early Movers: FedEx, Verizon, Volcano & more Wednesday, 17 Dec 2014 | 8:34 AM ET

    Companies making headlines before the bell Wednesday:

  • Your first trade for Wednesday Tuesday, 16 Dec 2014 | 6:16 PM ET

    The "Fast Money" traders give their final trades of the day.

  • Cheap oil: A win for airline passengers or stocks? Tuesday, 16 Dec 2014 | 8:53 AM ET

    Americans probably haven't noticed much of a change in airline-ticket prices since oil began to plummet. They shouldn't hold their breath.

  • Your first trade for Friday Thursday, 11 Dec 2014 | 6:22 PM ET

    The "Fast Money" traders give their final trades of the day.

  • Cramer: Why the market decline made sense Tuesday, 9 Dec 2014 | 6:11 PM ET
    Wide receiver Josh Huff #11 of the Philadelphia Eagles fumbles the football forced by defensive end Frostee Rucker #98 of the Arizona Cardinals in the second quarter during the NFL game at the University of Phoenix Stadium on October 26, 2014 in Glendale, Arizona.

    Jim Cramer thinks that the market decline that occurred on Tuesday actually made a lot of sense. What the heck? Here's why.

  • Midday movers: Abercrombie & Fitch, Conn's & more Tuesday, 9 Dec 2014 | 12:37 PM ET

    Some of Tuesday's midday movers:

  • Tough morning for global equities Tuesday, 9 Dec 2014 | 10:17 AM ET
    A trader works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    The Shanghai Composite recorded its biggest drop in about five years as the oil price slide continued to weigh on Middle East indices.

  • Lightning Round: Connections to oil? Monday, 8 Dec 2014 | 7:24 PM ET

    Are you ready skeedaddy???!!! It's time for the Lightning Round. Cramer makes the call on viewer favorites.

  • Southwest soars on oil's slide Monday, 8 Dec 2014 | 3:53 PM ET
    A Southwest Airlines plane getting fuel at Oakland International Airport.

    Southwest Airlines appears to be one of the biggest winners of oil's slide.

  • Shopping soon? Here's the retail naughty list Monday, 24 Nov 2014 | 12:14 PM ET
    An Overstock.com distribution center

    Which retailers are getting a lump of coal for customer service this year? TODAY reports.

  • UPDATE 2-Virgin America soars in market debut Friday, 14 Nov 2014 | 11:26 AM ET

    Nov 14- Shares of Virgin America Inc, a low-cost airline partly owned by Richard Branson, soared almost 30 percent in their market debut, underscoring the buoyant mood in an industry that is emerging from a long spell of turbulence. At the high, the stock was trading 8.08 times 2013 earnings per share, compared with Southwest Airlines Co's multiple of 37.43 and...

  • Virgin America's stock doesn't fly with Cramer Friday, 14 Nov 2014 | 10:34 AM ET
    Jim Cramer

    Though the low-cost airline made its public debut on Friday, its rivals still appear more attractive, CNBC's Jim Cramer says.

  • UPDATE 1-Virgin America soars in debut Friday, 14 Nov 2014 | 10:33 AM ET

    Nov 14- Shares of Virgin America Inc, a low-cost airline partly owned by Richard Branson, soared as much as 28 percent in their market debut, underscoring the buoyant mood in an industry that is emerging from a long spell of turbulence. Virgin America's shares rose to a high of $29.48 on Friday, valuing the company at about $1.3 billion. Virgin America is the U.S....

  • Nordstrom bucks lower department store sales trends Friday, 14 Nov 2014 | 10:17 AM ET
    Nordstrom Rack store in New York City.

    Nordstrom bucked the trend of lower sales in department stores, while Cosi joined other restaurants in pointing to high food costs for its earnings miss.

  • Midday movers: AbbVie, Barrick Gold, Clorox & more Friday, 31 Oct 2014 | 1:00 PM ET

    Some of Thursday's midday movers:

  • Cramer Remix: Facebook, and dead wood cleanup Tuesday, 28 Oct 2014 | 7:46 PM ET
    Jim Cramer on Mad Money.

    After an incoherent conference call and a market rally, "Mad Money" host Jim Cramer has had enough.

  • Early Movers: DD, PFE, AET, TWTR, MSG, WMT & more Tuesday, 28 Oct 2014 | 8:07 AM ET
    A trader works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

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