Are Airlines Conspiring to Keep Prices High?

Are Airlines Conspiring to Keep Prices High?
The Justice Department is investigating price collusion among the airlines. Just two years ago, The Obama Administration approved the merger of American Airlines and U.S. Airways, and now just four airlines control some 80% of the market. Prices have …
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Airlines Will Replace More Staff With Digital Bag Tags
Airlines have been shifting to more digital operations for the past decade in an effort to automate the traveling experience and to cut costs due to staff. The Wall Street Journal reports that airlines in Europe like Air France-KLM will begin offering …
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Airline manager tried to meet child for sex in Texas, investigator reports
An American Airlines manager from Arlington told a Pennsylvania child predator investigator that he had fantasized about having sex with a mother and daughter for about two years and had tried to meet a family in Texas to have sex with a 12-year-old …
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Water-Logged And Getting Wetter: Southwest Airlines (LUV)
Trade-Ideas LLC identified Southwest Airlines ( LUV) as a "water-logged and getting wetter" (weak stocks crossing below support with today's range greater than 200%) candidate. In addition to specific proprietary factors, Trade-Ideas identified …

Southwest Airlines is now the only major airline that doesn't charge for first
In this Feb. 3, 2014 file photo, a Southwest Airlines jet plane lines up for a landing at Love Field in Dallas. The city of Dallas is asking a federal court to settle a long-running fight over which airlines can operate out of the local airport. (AP …
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Which Airline Apps Make Flying Easier?
Using your phone may be the best way to get good information from airlines after all. Big airlines have invested heavily in their mobile apps and filled them with lots of capabilities that can save you time, keep you better-informed, help you check in …
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WestJet Airlines Receives 4 False Bomb Threats in 5 Days
WestJet says it will not speculate why the airline has received four false bomb threats in five days, forcing flight diversions. Spokeswoman Brie Ogle said Thursday that while the airline can understand the threats are generating a great deal of …
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10 Worst Industrial Stocks in the S&P 500

10 Worst Industrial Stocks in the S&P 500
NEW YORK (TheStreet) — Industrial stocks have underperformed the broader market to date, but airline stocks have had some of the sector's biggest losses. The S&P 500 Industrials Index dropped 4.1%, compared to the overall S&P 500 index, which rose …

Spirit Airlines Incorporated Is Ready for Takeoff Again
Airline stocks have been good to investors in recent years, and none more so than Spirit Airlines (NASDAQ:SAVE). This high flyer went public at $ 12/share in 2011, only to soar sevenfold in the next few years, peaking at $ 85 in late 2014. Since then, it …
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