I think, by now, the entire investment community knows all about AirBus being on the ropes and that further woes will have little effect on the BA stock price.
The BA order books are FAT, yeah!
The name of the game now is to build these babies as efficiently as possible, role 'em out the door, and bank the money. THAT is what is going to drive the stock price significantly higher over the next few years.
The other huge wild-card is a successful 787 program execution which, of course, is a key component, as well, to the above.
Execution is the key for the forseeable future, and fortunately, execution has become BA's strong suite over the past few years.
Focus and execution, Amen. Due to the Airbus feasco the world is waiting and expecting BA to fall as well. Maybe not nearly as far, but their waiting none the less for what they see as inevitable. If BA pulls this off on schedule and the aircraft meets or Beats the numbers, as I think it will, we will be off to the races. Go BA.