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10:29 a.m. Today - Barrons.com
Boeing Loses More 737 MAX Orders Some customers opt instead for other models from the plane maker; its overall deliveries are down sharply this year.
2:26 a.m. Today - By Tomi Kilgore
JetBlue's October load factor declines, RASM outlook affirmedJetBlue Airways Corp. reported October load factor that fell to 82.5% from 82.9%, as growth in seat supply outpaced travel demand. Capacity increased 6.7% to 5.22 billion available seat miles, while traffic grew 6.2% to $4.31 billion revenue passenger miles. The air carrier affirmed its fourth-quarter guidance range for revenue per available set mile (RASM) of a decline of 3.5% to a decline of 0.5%. The stock, which was still inactive in premarket trading, has gained 4.0% over the past three months, while the NYSE Arca Airline Index has rallied 14.2% and the S&P 500 has advanced 7.1%.
4:47 p.m. Nov. 11, 2019 - Associated Press
Arctic storm brings deep freeze to much of U.S.; hundreds of flights canceled in Chicago Unseasonal snow, freezing temperatures ranging from Rockies to New EnglandAn arctic air mass that brought snow and ice to an area stretching from the Rocky Mountains to northern New England on Monday was poised to give way to record-breaking cold temperatures.
2:05 p.m. Nov. 11, 2019 - Associated Press
Southwest to speed up inspections after FAA threatens to ground dozens of planes Concern over safety of 88 jets bought from foreign airlinesSouthwest Airlines says it will speed up inspections of dozens of used planes it bought from foreign airlines after federal regulators threatened to ground the jets because they might not meet all safety standards.
11:24 a.m. Nov. 11, 2019 - By Chris Matthews
Dow closes at record after Boeing surges on report of 737 Max early return Treasury markets are closed in observance of Veterans Day but the stock market stays openU.S. stock market benchmarks came off intraday lows on Monday after Boeing said its grounded 737 Max fleet could see a return to service early next year
5:32 a.m. Nov. 11, 2019 - By Rachel Koning Beals
Plane slides off runway at O'Hare as early-season storm hits Chicago; no injuries reportedAmerican Airlines-operated American Eagle Flight 4125 slid off a runway at Chicago's busy O'Hare International Airport early Monday due to icy conditions as an early-season snow storm and falling temperatures, with record lows predicted, hit the area. All 38 passengers and three crew members were removed from the aircraft and transported safely back to the terminal, the airline confirmed to WGN News. As of 8 a.m. local time, 189 flights had been canceled at O'Hare, while 93 flights were canceled at Midway International Airport due to snowy weather conditions, the station said. Shares of the airline were down 0.8% in early trading Monday and are down nearly 5% in 2019 to date.
12:01 a.m. Nov. 11, 2019 - By Courtney Jespersen
What to buy and what to skip on Black Friday Buy this, not that: not everything is a good deal on the big shopping dayUse this guide to steer clear of the duds and get only the best bargains this Nov. 29.
4:15 a.m. Nov. 9, 2019 - By Catey Hill
‘I’m 73 and fed up with California and want a gun-friendly, affordable city with good weather — so where should I retire?’ Have a question about retirement, including personalized suggestions on where to retire? Email Catey at chill@marketwatch.com.Some hidden gems to consider in Georgia, New Mexico and Arkansas.
4:14 p.m. Nov. 8, 2019 - Barrons.com
78 Stocks in the S&P 500 Don’t Pay a Dividend. Here Are Some That Should. Firms have a variety of reasons for forgoing dividends. But some say Berkshire Hathaway, Facebook, and others have the means and should initiate dividends.
10:22 a.m. Nov. 8, 2019 - By Tomi Kilgore
Boeing's stock takes a hit after Southwest pushes back estimate of 737 MAX return by a monthShares of Boeing Co. took a hit in afternoon trading Friday, after Southwest Airlines Co. disclosed in an SEC filing that it will be pushing back the expected return of the grounded 737 MAX planes by a month. Boeing's stock was down 1.5%; just before the release of Southwest's 10-Q filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission, the stock was down 1.0%. Boeing's stock price decline of $5.40 was shaving about 37 points off the Dow Jones Industrial Average's price, which was down 30 points. Southwest shares were down less than 0.1%. Southwest had said last month that it has removed the 737 MAX from its schedules through Feb. 8, 2020, as the air carrier estimates it will take two months to comply with applicable regulatory directives, including necessary training, once the Federal Aviation Administration lifts its order to ground the 737 MAX. "Based on continued uncertainty around the timing of the MAX return to service, the company soon plans to proactively remove the MAX from its flight schedule through March 6, 2020," Southwest stated in the 10-Q. Boeing's stock has gained 4.6% over the past three months and Southwest shares have rallied 15.3%, while the Dow has advanced 4.8%.
8:02 a.m. Nov. 8, 2019 - Barrons.com
Honeywell’s Digital Makeover Bodes Well Honeywell is reaching beyond its industrial roots to become a software-centric company.
10:59 p.m. Nov. 6, 2019 - By Richard Eisenberg
A surgeon talks about why our health care is broken and how to fix it Keen insights from ‘The Price We Pay’ author Dr. Marty MakaryDoctor and author of ‘The Price We Pay,’ he’s actually doing something about bringing down medical costs.
8:16 p.m. Nov. 6, 2019 - By Olivia Bugault
Lufthansa profit rises and backs 2019 viewLufthansa confirmed its 2019 guidance, which includes an adjusted EBIT of EUR2 billion to EUR2.4 billion.
9:26 a.m. Nov. 6, 2019 - Associated Press
Boeing CEO won’t get bonus until Max jets are in the air CEO Dennis Muilenburg’s compensation last year was $23.4 million, including a $13.1 million bonus and $7.3 million in stock awardsCEO Dennis Muilenburg’s compensation last year was $23.4 million, including a $13.1 million bonus and $7.3 million in stock awards.
10:02 p.m. Nov. 5, 2019 - By Dow Jones Newswires
Ryanair grounds three Boeing 737s over structural cracks: reportRyanair is the latest airline to say it has been affected by faults in the “pickle fork” structure which led the urgent grounding, reports The Guardian.
6:58 a.m. Nov. 4, 2019 - By Steve Goldstein
European stocks end at best level in more than four yearsGerman stocks on Monday rose to the highest level in more than 17 months, as the rally in European stocks continued
5:09 a.m. Nov. 4, 2019 - By Greg Robb
U.S. factory orders slump in September Factory orders fell 0.6% in September, the Commerce Department said Monday. Economists were expecting a 0.4% drop, according to a MarketWatch survey. Durable goods orders fell a revised 1.2%, down slightly from last week's initial estimate of a 1.1% decline. Orders for nondurable goods rose 0.1% in the month. The closely-watched index of non-defense orders excluding aircraft were revised down to a 0.6% decline from the initial estimate of a 0.5% drop.
4:31 a.m. Nov. 4, 2019 - Barrons.com
Ryanair Stock Rises Despite Warning over Further Boeing 737 Max Delays Ryanair’s stock soared on Monday despite warning of further delays to Boeing 737 Max deliveries.
12:27 a.m. Nov. 4, 2019 - Barrons.com
Rally in European Stocks Continues As DAX on Track For Highest Close in 16 Months German stocks on Monday rose to the highest level in more than 16 months, as the rally in European stocks continued
11:20 p.m. Nov. 3, 2019 - By Adriano Marchese
Ryanair profit beats forecasts with an 8.2% gain Budget airline sees job losses ahead due to Boeing delivery delaysRyanair said that due to Boeing 737-MAX-200 aircraft delivery delays, the company will cut or close a number of loss-making bases this winter, leading to pilot and cabin-crew job losses.
11:14 p.m. Nov. 3, 2019 - By Anthony O. Goriainoff
IAG to buy Air Europa for $1.11 billion in cashThe airline group, which houses British Airways and Iberia among others, said that it expects to complete the transaction in the second half of 2020, after receiving the relevant approvals.
5:42 p.m. Oct. 31, 2019 - Associated Press
Qantas grounds three Boeing 737s after finding hairline cracks Australian airline has been inspecting all its 737s after FAA warningAustralian airline Qantas Airways said on Friday it grounded three of its Boeing 737s over hairline cracks found in wing structures but expected to have them flying again this year.
8:48 a.m. Oct. 31, 2019 - Barrons.com
The Dangers Southwest Airlines Stock Faces From the 737 MAX’s Return Bernstein’s David Vernon sees expectations getting ahead of themselves for improvement in the company’s performance in 2020 and expects a slower and most costly return of the airline’s 106 737 MAXes.
7:09 a.m. Oct. 31, 2019 - By Tomi Kilgore
Southwest's stock falls after Bernstein said investors are too optimistic about 737 MAX returnShares of Southwest Airlines Co. slumped 1.7% in morning trading Thursday, after Bernstein analyst David Vernon downgraded the air carrier, saying investors are too optimistic regarding the return-to-service of Boeing Co.'s 737 MAX planes. Vernon cut his rating to market perform, and has a new stock price target of $61, which is 11% above current levels. The stock has gained 20.4% year to date, to make it the best performer of the Dow Jones Transportation Average's six airline components. In comparison, the Dow transports is up 14.4% this year and the Dow Jones Industrial Average has gained 15.7%. Vernon said Southwest's stock has "held up" through negative earnings estimate revisions on the belief that when the Boeing Co.-made 737 MAX planes returns to service the airline will see an increase in growth and unit cost efficiencies that allow the company to make up some of the significant profit headwind created by the MAX's grounding. "While this thesis seems plausible and will likely be how things will eventually play out, we think the market is pricing in all the good news on the return of the MAX and not appreciating how disruptive its return could be on either the unit revenue or cost fronts," Vernon wrote in a note to clients.
9:33 p.m. Oct. 30, 2019 - By Olivia Bugault
Air France-KLM profit falls amid challenging enviornmentNet profit during the period fell more than 50% to 366 million euros ($407 million), the Franco-Dutch carrier said.
5:49 a.m. Oct. 30, 2019 - By Robin Saks Frankel
Which airport should you choose? Don’t go by ticket price alone Other things you might want to consider to get the best experience for your moneyThink beyond the upfront cost when making an airline reservation to or from an area with more than one airport.
7:30 a.m. Oct. 29, 2019 - Barrons.com
Boeing Goes to Washington. Here’s What the CEO Will Say. The takeaway from CEO Dennis Muilenburg’s opening statement, posted on the Senate’s website Monday evening, is that Boeing is gearing up to get the grounded 737 MAX jet back in the air, removing a financial burden both for itself and for airlines that use the plane.
2:52 p.m. Oct. 28, 2019 - Associated Press
Boeing CEO to tell Congress: ‘We made mistakes’ Dennis Muilenburg set to testify on Capitol Hill over 737 Max crashesOn the anniversary of the first of two deadly crashes involving 737 Max jets, Boeing’s CEO will tell Congress that the aircraft company knows it made mistakes and is throwing everything into fixing the plane.
8:14 a.m. Oct. 28, 2019 - Barrons.com
Boeing CEO Testifies Before Congress Tomorrow. Here’s What to Expect. Boeing officials, including CEO Dennis Muilenburg, speak before Congress on Tuesday and Wednesday, potentially offering investors more insight about the troubled 737 MAX jet.
7:31 a.m. Oct. 28, 2019 - Barrons.com
JetBlue Stock Is a Buy After a Solid Earnings Season for Airlines, Analyst Says Jamie Baker of J.P. Morgan upgrades JetBlue, saying the stock looks cheap.
5:13 a.m. Oct. 28, 2019 - By Ciara Linnane
Virgin Galactic shares jump 5% in trading debut as investors bet on human spaceflightShares of Virgin Galactic Holdings Inc. , the space company founded by British billionaire Richard Branson, rose 5% in their trading debut Monday as investors bet on the first public company to take passengers into space. The company went public on the New York Stock Exchange after completing a merger last week with blank-check company Social Capital Hedosophia. The new entity is trading under the ticker symbol "SPCE." "For the first time, anyone will have the opportunity to invest in a human spaceflight company that is transforming the market," Chief Executive George Whitesides said in a statement. The company said last week it already has customer reservations for 600 people in 60 countries, chalking up about $80 million in deposits. The company makes its space vehicles in Mojave, California via a subsidiary called The Spaceship Company, while commercial operations are based at Spaceport America in New Mexico.
3:35 a.m. Oct. 28, 2019 - By Tomi Kilgore
JetBlue's stock rallies after J.P. Morgan upgrades, lifts price targetShares of JetBlue Airways Corp. rallied 2.0% in premarket trading Monday, after analyst Jamie Baker at J.P. Morgan turned bullish on the air carrier, citing a more upbeat earnings outlook despite a downbeat Street view. Baker raised his rating to overweight from neutral, and lifted his stock price target to $24 from $23. He expects 2020 earnings per share of $2.67, within JetBlue's guidance range of $2.50 to $3.00 while the FactSet EPS consensus is below the range at $2.40, citing the upbeat metrics of 2.3% growth in total revenue per available seat mile and the 0.7% decline in costs per available seat mile, excluding fuel. "Of the aforementioned drivers, we have the most confidence in the ex-fuel CASM outcome, which is a sharp reversal from how we've viewed the company over the years," Baker wrote in a note to clients. "And [JetBlue] is far from an analyst favorite, as evidenced by the highest [percent] of 'sells' in our universe (and the second-fewest 'buys' after [Spirit Airlines Inc.])." Separately, Baker downgraded Alaska Air Group Inc. to neutral from overweight, citing valuation concerns. Alaska Air's stock slumped 2.5% ahead of the open. JetBlue shares have rallied 16.8% year to date through Friday and Alaska Air's stock has climbed 17.6%, while the NYSE Arca Airline Index has hiked up 18.0% and the S&P 500 has gained 20.6%.
Southwest stock price target cut to $54 from $58 at J.P. Morgan
3:08 a.m. Oct. 28, 2019
3:55 p.m. Oct. 25, 2019 - Barrons.com
Airline Stocks Could Beat the Market as Year Closes Analysts at Ned Davis Research cite strong year-end performance over the past 10 years. Plus, sizing up the market’s trading range and the latest signs from the yield curve.
8:59 a.m. Oct. 25, 2019 - Barrons.com
Indonesia’s Report on Jet Crash Is Out. Here’s What It Means for Boeing Stock. The Indonesian report on a 2018 crash of Boeing’s 737 MAX is another piece of the puzzle of understanding the jet maker’s crisis.
5:25 a.m. Oct. 25, 2019 - Barrons.com
A European Travel Giant’s Stock Is Ready to Take Off Anglo-German TUI could profit from a significant increase in customers looking to book holidays now that some competitors have gone out of business.
2:40 a.m. Oct. 25, 2019 - By Tomi Kilgore
American Airlines CEO says he wants to make sure Boeing stockholders (not his) pay for 737 MAX-related losses Air carrier’s stock has underperformed its peers and the broader stock market by a wide margin since the 737 MAX was groundedA warning to those who own Boeing Co.’s stock -- American Airlines Co.’s Chief Executive Doug Parker is out to get you.
12:01 a.m. Oct. 25, 2019 - Associated Press
Lion Air crash report points to Boeing, pilots, maintenanceAn Indonesian investigation found a Lion Air flight that crashed and killed 189 people a year ago was doomed by a combination of aircraft design flaws, inadequate training and maintenance problems.
9:31 a.m. Oct. 24, 2019 - Barrons.com
American Airlines Spells Out the Cost of the MAX Jet’s Grounding The grounding of Boeing’s 737 MAX jet will cost American Airlines more than half a billion dollars in pretax income this year, the carrier said as it reported better-than-expected quarterly profits.
8:45 a.m. Oct. 24, 2019 - Barrons.com
How Boeing’s 737 MAX Troubles Are Affecting the Economy Everything from capital-goods investment to industrial production are showing the impact of Boeing’s travails, but there are signs that the worst may be over, at least for now.
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