89.12 0.00 (0.00%)
After hours: 5:24PM EDT
|Bid||89.12 x 3200|
|Ask||90.00 x 800|
|Day's Range||88.91 - 89.92|
|52 Week Range||56.51 - 91.39|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||12.59|
|Earnings Date||Oct 16, 2018 - Oct 22, 2018|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||N/A (N/A)|
|1y Target Est||94.23|
American Airlines Group Inc said on Thursday it would raise domestic U.S. baggage fees by $5, joining major rivals in the price hike amid higher fuel costs. The largest U.S. airline said it would hike the price of a first checked bag by $5 to $30 and the second bag to $40 in the first price increase since 2010. Other U.S. airlines, including Delta Airlines Inc, United Continental Holdings Inc and JetBlue Airways Inc , have also announced price hikes recently.
United Airlines, Delta Air Lines and JetBlue Airways have also raised their fees. American Airlines AAL , the world's largest airline, will charge customers $5 more for the first and second checked bags for travel in the U.S., Puerto Rico, the US Virgin Islands and the Caribbean, the company said Thursday. Certain AAdvantage members will continue to be eligible for free checked bags.
CHICAGO, Sept. 20, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, United Airlines reaffirms its commitment to lifting up communities in need, launching a Crowdrise fundraising campaign for those affected in the U.S. and around the world by hurricane and typhoon season. United is expanding its disaster relief contributions by launching a Crowdrise fundraising campaign to support those affected by Hurricane Florence, Typhoon Mangkhut, flooding in Western Japan, wildfires in California and other disasters. Donations will support the airline's relief partners that provide assistance in the U.S. and internationally: AirLink, American Red Cross, Feeding America, Americares, and Global Giving.
The New Zealand flagship carrier, which is about to launch a historic route from Chicago, came to the Windy City to promote the big event.
Frontier Airlines, the 10th largest U.S. airline by passengers carried, says it won't change for date-change fees 90 days or more before a flight, and cuts fees for those made up to two weeks before the date of travel. Fare changes still apply.
Separately, George Bush Intercontinental Airport also landed among megahubs on a new report from OAG.
For the past few years, Boeing (BA) has been behind Airbus in the order booking race. However, Boeing seems set on breaking that record in 2018.
A new system United flight attendants were counting on to organize their monthly schedules disappointed in its first big test.
Airbus left no stone unturned to win the 2017 order race against Boeing, and its efforts paid off extremely well. The aircraft maker booked 1,229 gross orders and 1,109 net orders for the year. Its A320 series had the most orders with it alone accounting for 1,054 net orders. The A350 series booked 36 orders and the A330 series booked 21 orders.
SAN FRANCISCO , Sept. 19, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The San Francisco Fleet Week Association in partnership with The Air Show Network, is excited to announce that United Airlines has agreed to become the Presenting ...
Currently, 33.3% (or six) of the analysts tracking Southwest Airlines (LUV) stock have given it a “strong buy” rating, and 38.9% (or seven) have given it a “‘buy.” The remaining 27.8% (or five) have given it a “hold.” None of them have given it a “sell.”
Is Ryanair (OTCMKTS:RYAAY) the worst stock investors can buy? Of course not! But there are plenty of other names to consider over Ryanair stock, even in the same industry. Not that the U.S. is the only country with investors, but names like Spirit Airlines (NYSE:SAVE), Delta Air Lines (NYSE:DAL), United Continental (NYSE:UAL), American Airlines (NASDAQ:AAL) and Southwest Airlines (NYSE:LUV) are much more familiar.
Chicago's airport, which is about to undergo a multi-billion-dollar revamp, benefits from its unique status among domestic airports.
United Airlines is moving to make boarding a simpler, presumably less stressful experience for passengers as it continues to try to enhance the customer experience. United also is introducing alerts that will be sent via the United app to inform passengers when their group is called for boarding. United expects to expand the boarding alerts to text messages at a later date. Digital displays situated around most boarding gates also will alert passengers to boarding information and other info about the flight they are taking. United elite frequent travelers also will have an upgraded experience in the new boarding procedure. United MileagePlus Premier 1K customers who previously boarded in Group 1 will now be invited to preboard, while MileagePlus Premier Gold members will move up in the boarding process from Group 2 to Group 1.
Shares of United Continental Holdings Inc (NASDAQ: UAL ) have seen consistent momentum since July, and the company is the only airliner stock trading near an all-time high. Investors may want to consider ...
United Continental Holdings has been the best-performing major U.S. airline by a long shot, but the shares now looked priced to perfection, argues Macquarie.
United (UAL) has an impressive earnings surprise history and currently possesses the right combination of the two key ingredients for a likely beat in its next quarterly report.
CHICAGO, Sept. 18, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, United Airlines is expanding enhancements to its boarding at gates in airports around the world. "The boarding process was one of the top areas customers told us they wanted improved," said Sarah Murphy, vice president of Global Operations Strategy, Planning and Design at United. With more time, passengers can enjoy a nearby United Club or lounge or airport restaurants and shops before their flight.
United Airlines could be facing labor action at Air Wisconsin, one of United's principal regional carrier vendors operating out of the Chicago-based carrier's largest hub at O’Hare International Airport. Flight attendants from Air Wisconsin walked the picket line Friday afternoon outside Terminal 2 at O’Hare, the epicenter of United’s regional operations at that airport. The Air Wisconsin FAs were joined on the picket line by flight attendants and pilots from United Airlines, Southwest Airlines (NYSE: LUV), Envoy and Horizon Air.
Airline sector-related exchange traded fund is beginning to gain speed, with United Airlines (UAL) shares break into new record highs. The U.S. Global Jets ETF (NYSEArca: JETS) , the only available pure-play fund that focuses on the global aviation industry, rose 1.1% Monday and gained 4.9% over the past month, trading back above its long-term trend line at the 200-day simple moving average after breaking out back in August. Lifting the airline sector, United Airlines, the third-largest U.S. airline, has pushed through the rash of public relations problems and investors who were concerned that the carrier's growth plan would trigger a fare war with competitors, CNBC reports.
The voting is set to begin as Unite Here alleges the Chicago-based carrier engaged in an aggressive anti-union campaign.
In August, Southwest Airlines’ (LUV) traffic grew 1.3% YoY (year-over-year), which was lower than its capacity growth of 2% YoY for the month. Its traffic growth has been lagging capacity growth for the past five months. From January to March, its traffic growth exceeded capacity growth.
In August, Southwest Airlines’ (LUV) capacity increased 2% YoY (year-over-year) after recording growth of 3.2% in July. In May, it had its highest capacity growth of 5.2% YoY. It had its lowest capacity growth of 1% YoY in February.