Refine Search

  •  
  •  
Uncertainty awaits airline industry without merger

...airfares and drive down profit margins for everybody in the business. That fear prompted a two-day sell-off in airline stocks.By combining with US Airways, American would leave bankruptcy protection as the biggest airline in the world...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-08-14/uncertainty-awaits-airline
Shareholders stand to lose in Delta deal

...observers say that's not likely, given the risky business of investing in airlines. Soaring fuel prices have hit all airline stocks hard, but especially in the case of Delta and Northwest after they said this week they do not plan to cut capacity...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/04/20/bus_195682.shtml
Business
What's really driving stock buybacks?

...Airways' total topped $1.9 billion and other carriers engaged in similar plans. The repurchases did boost the airline stocks, which pleased both average investors and executives eager to get pay raises and cash in their own options. But...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/03/07/fin_407977.shtml
Finance
Businesses are using travel alternatives

...narrowed their industrywide loss estimates for the third quarter. And while losses for the year could top $6 billion, airline stocks have risen sharply from historic lows a few months ago. Analysts expect third-quarter net profits from at least...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/09/21/bus_389609.shtml
Business
Stocks surge on investor optimism

...grew increasingly confident of a rebounding economy. Airline stocks surged after Merrill Lynch said the worst of the industry's...need some clear evidence the economy is improving." Airline stocks were winners after Merrill Lynch upgraded the sector...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/05/03/fin_371519.shtml
Finance
Dow drops to five-year low

...post-Thanksgiving shopping season," said Jim Russell, director of core equity strategy for Fifth-Third Bank in Cincinnati. Airline stocks took a hit following a downgrade of AMR, parent of American Airlines, from Credit Suisse First Boston Corp. AMR...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/10/10/bus_357531.shtml
Business
Business briefs

UAL stock sinks on rumors CHICAGO -- United Airlines' stock plummeted 20 percent Friday on a new round of published speculation about the chances that its protracted financial struggles might...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/08/03/bus_350592.shtml
Business
Midcap fund looks like a keeper

...but you can't argue with the performance. The management team leading this fund had built up a large weighting in airline stocks when Sept. 11 happened. Those events have hampered both the airline industry and this fund since. However, the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/05/06/bus_342992.shtml
Business
2001 a dramatic year for the markets

...a Memphis investor. Her portfolio suffered more in 2001 than during 2000, but it didn't stop her from buying airline stocks on hopes for the future. That attitude accounted for much of the trading on Wall Street. Despite a year where setbacks...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/01/03/bus_330896.shtml
Business
Business briefs

...would stabilize. Worries about security after a reported bombing attempt aboard a U.S. passenger plane hurt some airline stocks but failed to send the broader market lower. Analysts weren't surprised by the lackluster session, noting that...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/12/25/bus_328751.shtml
Business