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US stock index futures pointed to a higher open on Wall Street on Tuesday tracking European markets and buoyed by a positive outlook from US aluminum giant Alcoa after the bell on Monday.
A holiday rally on Wall Street grew more remote Monday, as a familiar pattern of a higher open followed by selloff drove a 1 percent loss in stocks, with the worst of it confined to the ailing banking sector.
The airlines are always a curious trade, and now the bulls are going after Delta Air Lines.
TheStreet.com details a handful of U.S. equity mutual funds, each with more than $2 billion in assets, that have sunk to the bottom rungs of the performance ladder in their fund category in 2011.
Pete Najarian always watches options trading to determine what’s on the move. And the latest action suggests an airline could take off.
Wall Street opened on a negative note Wednesday as the euro continued in freefall, dampening hopes for an end-of-year rally.
Stocks closed mixed Tuesday, with the Nasdaq ending lower and the S&P failing to end above a key technical level despite earlier optimism over a meeting of EU finance ministers and a better-than-expected consumer confidence report.
AMR's Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection filing shows airline industry deregulation was a mistake, said former chief executive Robert Crandall.
While other industries remain mired in red ink amid the global recession, Boeing and Airbus, the two largest aircraft manufacturers, are entering a period of unprecedented growth.
Despite being profitable in 2011, the airline industry is bracing for turbulence in 2012. The combination of major tax increases and fuel prices that are widely expected to rise means there could be rougher skies ahead for the carriers. Passengers, as well, will likely face fewer frills, fewer route options and notably higher prices.
Stocks kicked off the new month and quarter with a thud Monday, led by financials, as worries over Greece continued to spook investors and overshadowed a pair of better-than-expected economic news. The Dow and S&P closed at their lowest levels in over a year.
The stock of American Airlines parent company AMR tumbled Monday, at one point falling nearly 40 percent, on renewed concerns that the carrier could be headed for bankruptcy protection.
The main story Friday morning is in Europe, not in the U.S. or with President Obama's speech. The European Central Bank is again buying Italian and spanish bonds, though the purchases appear to be modest.
The coming of Hurricane Irene may be a threat to the average person but to the airlines it's a nonevent, Dahlman Rose airline analyst Helane Becker told CNBC Friday.
Goldman Sachs lowered expectations for Ford and JPMorgan offered a dim outlook for AMR and other airline stocks this week.
While the summer temperatures rise, Buffalo Wild Wings are also catching some heat, hitting an an all time high with shares up by more than 50 percent.
U.S. airlines took the European Union to court on Tuesday arguing that its imposition of emissions caps on non-European carriers breaches international law.
The Old Dominion State returns as America’s Top State for Business in 2011, and we’re starting to detect a pattern here.
Stocks ended lower Friday with the Dow and S&P closing down for the seventh week out of eight amid continuing jitters over the euro zone debt crisis.
Stocks slumped with the Dow and S&P on track for their third-straight day of losses Friday as uncertainty over the passage of a Greek austerity plan in addition to worries over Italian banks overshadowed a better-than-expected durable goods report.