Spirit Airlines Inc


  • Correction: Airline Seat Health Risk story Wednesday, 15 Apr 2015 | 11:04 AM ET

    WASHINGTON— In a story April 14 about airline seats, The Associated Press reported erroneously on how the government tracks the percent of airline seats sold. WASHINGTON— The shrinking space on airplanes is surely uncomfortable, but it might also be dangerous for passengers' health and safety. A consumer advisory group set up by the Department of...

  • Panel asks: Could cramped airline seats be dangerous? Tuesday, 14 Apr 2015 | 11:20 AM ET

    A consumer advisory group set up by the Department of Transportation dove into all those issues Tuesday at a public hearing as part of its role to make non-binding suggestions to government regulators. "In a world where animals have more rights to space and food than humans," Leocha said, "it is time that the DOT and FAA take a stand for humane treatment of passengers."

  • The worker banged on the plane for help shortly after takeoff on Monday from Seattle. Alaska Airlines has said the leader of a baggage-loading crew noticed the worker was missing and tried to call and text him before concluding he had gone home when his 9 1/ 2- hour shift ended. Safety experts say the crew should not have closed the cargo doors of Flight 448 to Los...

  • Cramer: The gifts that keep on giving—thanks, oil! Wednesday, 8 Apr 2015 | 6:13 PM ET
    gas station prices gas pump credit card

    Jim Cramer reminds investors of the many gifts that go into their pocket when energy costs are lower, thanks to the low price of oil.

  • *France's BEA notified regulators who would issue guidance. PARIS, April 4- Aviation regulators are expected to issue new advice to pilots after investigations into the crash of an Air Algerie jet in Mali last July found it went out of control after being hit by ice as an anti-icing system remained switched off. France's BEA crash investigation agency, which is...

  • Analyst Hunter Keay expects an uptick in airline buybacks this year, funded by an inflow of money from cheaper oil.

  • Cramer Remix: These stocks are soaring again Thursday, 19 Mar 2015 | 6:59 PM ET
    Jim Cramer on the set of Mad Money

    “Mad Money” host Jim Cramer on the stocks flying higher on lower oil.

  • Lightning Round: A mistake to turn on this sector Monday, 9 Mar 2015 | 7:56 PM ET
    Mad Money Lightning Round

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

  • Cramer Remix: Oil prices could hurt this stock Monday, 9 Mar 2015 | 7:31 PM ET
    Jim Cramer on Mad Money.

    “Mad Money” host Jim Cramer is raising flags when it comes to this stock.

  • Power Play: Contrarian stock market bets Thursday, 19 Feb 2015 | 1:43 PM ET
    Trader on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Contrarian bets in airlines and utilities

  • Early movers: KO, CVS, HOT, HD, GPS & more Tuesday, 10 Feb 2015 | 7:51 AM ET
    Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, Feb. 9, 2015.

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

  • 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...

  • Cramer's Top 10 stocks of the S&P 500 for 2015 Thursday, 8 Jan 2015 | 6:32 PM ET
    A Southwest Airlines plane getting fuel at Oakland International Airport.

    Jim Cramer reviews the Top 10 stocks of the S&P 500 for 2014. Will they be winners again this year?

  • Cramer: Blowout GDP means managers buy these Tuesday, 23 Dec 2014 | 6:13 PM ET
    A sales assistant helps customers in the shoe department of Macy’s in New York, Nov. 27, 2014.

    With such awesome GDP data announced Tuesday, Cramer gives the inside scoop on which stocks fund managers will be buying as a result.

  • Cramer: Competition + stocks = Cold-blooded killer Monday, 22 Dec 2014 | 6:11 PM ET
    Facebook headquarters

    Price competition might be a good thing for the consumer, but Jim Cramer recommends running far from the stocks—especially in this sector.

  • Your first trade for Monday Friday, 19 Dec 2014 | 6:22 PM ET
    Fast Money Final Trade: FXC, EWZ, M, TLT

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

  • Early Movers: FedEx, Verizon, Volcano & more Wednesday, 17 Dec 2014 | 8:34 AM ET
    Wall Street subway station NYSE

    Companies making headlines before the bell Wednesday:

  • Your first trade for Wednesday Tuesday, 16 Dec 2014 | 6:16 PM ET
    Fast Money Final Trade: FXC, EWZ, M, TLT

    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.