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U.S. stock index futures pushed higher on Thursday, as Apple and Facebook's strong earnings boosted early trade in Europe.
Delta reported earnings that beat analysts' expectations on Wednesday, as passengers flocked to the airline in spite of a brutal winter.
About 150 S&P 500 companies are scheduled to release results this week, in an earnings season that has been mediocre.
As airlines make free award tickets more expensive, fliers must get creative to earn enough miles for redemption.
Airline stocks, typically considered terrible investments, have taken off, and analysts say there is still lift in the sector for investors.
Stocks jump, fall, then rise. The whipsaw action has recently become commonplace among major indices.
Overseas travelers are finding it easier to choose a credit card that doesn't take an extra cut for charges made abroad.
Despite profits soaring to levels not seen in years, airline service was a mixed bag in 2013, according to the latest Airline Quality Ratings.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
AmEx Platinum cardholders are losing some lounge access, but gaining free Wi-Fi. When does the $450 annual fee pay off?
FedEx reported lower-than-expected results for the holiday quarter and gave a fiscal-year profit forecast below Wall Street estimates.
JetBlue is offering a Mosaic membership, or an upgraded rewards program, to fliers with a "certain status" on other airlines through 2014.
Vueling and Iberia became the latest European airlines to allow to the use of electronic devices during all stages of a flight.
Nearly 60,000 passengers were bumped from U.S. flights last year, leaving about $450 million in potential compensation on the table.
United Airlines is getting tough on oversized carry-on bags, even sending some of travelers back to check their luggage for a fee.
Some of Monday's midday movers:
Global airlines are increasingly rewarding wealthy fliers with something more intangible: physical distance between them and everyone else.
Frequent fliers who try to accumulate the most airline points while spending little money, may soon have to figure out a new way to game the system.
Delta said it will become the latest carrier to change its frequent-flier program to a system based on ticket price rather than miles.
Even with 100,000 flights canceled this winter and word of a new terror threat, airlines are headed for sunny skies, analysts forecast.