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JBLU

JetBlue

$22.06

0.35 (1.61%)

, LUV

Southwest

$56.56

-0.01 (-0.02%)

08:20
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07/31
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08:20

FAA ordered to review regulating airline seat size, AP reports

An appeals court has ruled that the Federal Aviation Administration will have to review its decision not to regulate airline seat size as a safety issue saying the agency has relied on outdated data to determine seat spacing is a matter of comfort, the Associated Press reports, citing the ruling. The Flyers Rights group, which had challenged the agency in court, said small seats that are not properly spaced can impede emergency evacuations and increase danger of customers developing vein clots. Publicly traded companies in the space include American Airlines (AAL), Delta Air Lines (DAL), JetBlue (JBLU), Southwest (LUV) and United Continental (UAL). Reference Link

JBLU

JetBlue

$22.06

0.35 (1.61%)

LUV

Southwest

$56.56

-0.01 (-0.02%)

DAL

Delta Air Lines

$50.33

0.25 (0.50%)

UAL

United Continental

$67.88

-0.21 (-0.31%)

AAL

American Airlines

$50.49

0.49 (0.98%)

  • 10

    Aug

JBLU JetBlue
$22.06

0.35 (1.61%)

07/26/17
BUCK
07/26/17
DOWNGRADE
Target $24
BUCK
Neutral
JetBlue downgraded to Neutral from Buy at Buckingham
Buckingham downgraded JetBlue to Neutral and cut its price target to $24 from $28 based on a reduced 2018 outlook following the Q2 report. The firm's analyst now incorporates a pillot deal and said multiple expansion is unlikely given ongoing negotiations and increasing competitor capacity at the end of the year.
04/21/17
JPMS
04/21/17
NO CHANGE
Target $27
JPMS
Overweight
JetBlue raises most one-way fares by $10, says JPMorgan
JPMorgan analyst Jamie Baker said JetBlue (JBLU) raised a significant portion of domestic ticket prices by $10 one-way, in categories skewed to close-in bookings. The analyst said industry matching was broad, except by Southwest (LUV) who limited the increase to $2 one-way. Additionally Mint fares between the New York area and Las Angeles were raised $100 one-way and New York area to Boston were lifted anywhere from $2 to $157 one-way. Baker rates JetBlue an Overweight with a $27 price target.
07/10/17
OPCO
07/10/17
NO CHANGE
OPCO
Oppenheimer recommends buying American Airlines, United Continental
Oppenheimer analyst Ari Wald continues to make the case that interest rates are bottoming, reflationary sectors are positioned for a stronger second half, and market internals should strengthen as well. The analyst sees additional upside for both Banks and Transports, and within the last, its high-conviction idea is to keep buying airlines, such as Alaska Air (ALK), American Airlines (AAL), Delta Air Lines (DAL), JetBlue (JBLU), Southwest (LUV), and United Continental (UAL). Elsewhere in Transports, Wald is bullish on the breakout in shares of FedEx (FDX) and Old Dominion (ODFL), and views Norfolk Southern (NSC) and Landstar System (LSTR) as attractive pre-breakout candidates.
06/29/17
BOFA
06/29/17
NO CHANGE
BOFA
BofA/Merrill raises Airline estimates, Delta and Southwest best positioned
BofA/Merrill analyst Andrew Didora raised Airline estimates and price target to reflect lower fuel pricing and remains positive on the industry said to remain selective into second-half 2017. The analyst believes Buy rated Delta Air Lines (DAL) and Southwest (LUV) are best positioned for sequential unit revenue improvement in the second half due to decelerating and easing comps and raised their price targets to $71 and $75 from $64 and $62, respectively. The analyst expects capacity to increase modestly in 2018 to +3.4% from +2.8% in 2017 and expects Delta to accelerate capacity growth to +1.9% and Southwest to +5%. As part of the sector note, Didora raised Buy rated United Continental's (UAL) price target to $105 from $85, Alaska Air's (ALK) to $120 from $115, Spirit Airlines' (SAVE) down to $68 from $75, and raised Underperform rated American Airlines' (AAL) to $42 from $40 and lowered Hawaiian Holdings' (AAL) to $43 from $47.
LUV Southwest
$56.56

-0.01 (-0.02%)

07/28/17
BERN
07/28/17
NO CHANGE
BERN
Southwest outlook remains positive, says Bernstein
Bernstein analyst David Vernon says that Southwest's Q2 results were "generally positive," and he says that the company's 2017 guidance was reduced "only slightly." After Spirit said that pricing was weakening, the analyst notes that it is a small carrier that "appeals to the ultra-value traveler." Consequently, he does not believe that its comments have a significant negative read through for Southwest and other larger airlines. The analyst trimmed his price target on Southwest to $69 from $70 but keeps an Outperform rating.
07/28/17
STFL
07/28/17
NO CHANGE
STFL
Spirit Airlines decline unjustified, says Stifel
Stifel analyst Joseph DeNardi believes that the 20% decline in Spirit's (SAVE) stock is unjustified, as he believes that the Q3 RASM guidance provided by Spirit and Southwest (LUV) indicate that the pricing environment is not as weak as Spirit indicated. He keeps a $55 price target and a Buy rating on Spirit.
07/10/17
WOLF
07/10/17
DOWNGRADE
WOLF
Peer Perform
Southwest downgraded to Peer Perform from Outperform at Wolfe Research
07/10/17
07/10/17
DOWNGRADE
Target $63

Peer Perform
Southwest downgraded to Peer Perform on valuation at Wolfe Research
As previously reported, Wolfe Research downgraded Southwest to Peer Perform from Outperform with a $63 price target citing year-to-date share outperformance and relative valuation.
DAL Delta Air Lines
$50.33

0.25 (0.50%)

07/14/17
BERN
07/14/17
NO CHANGE
BERN
Delta Air Lines guidance positive, valuation attractive, says Bernstein
Bernstein analyst David Vernon says that Delta reported in-line Q2 results and provided "positive" guidance. Calling the stock's valuation "attractive," the analyst raised his price target on the shares to $65 from $60 and keeps an Outperform rating on the stock.
07/27/17
RAJA
07/27/17
NO CHANGE
RAJA
Strong Buy
Spirit Airlines selloff overdone on fare weakness comments, says Raymond James
Raymond James analyst Savanthi Syth attributes the selloff in Spirit Airlines (SAVE) shares, and those of other U.S. airline peers, to the company's commentary about fare weakness spreading to a larger number of markets in the last few weeks and signals that the pressure is due to United (UAL) being aggressive with pricing. However, he believes the pullback is overdone, stating that he doesn't believe this is sustainable given United's stated goal to close its margin gap with Delta (DAL). He has a Strong Buy rating on Spirit Airlines shares, which are down nearly 20% in afternoon trading.
UAL United Continental
$67.88

-0.21 (-0.31%)

07/12/17
UBSW
07/12/17
NO CHANGE
Target $109
UBSW
Buy
United Continental price target raised to $109 from $103 at UBS
UBS analyst Darryl Genovisi raised his price target on United Continental to $109 from $103 citing its Q2 metrics while also raising his estimates and updating his EBIT margin forecast to reflect a higher second half cargo revenue growth assumption. Genovisi reiterated his Buy rating on United Continental shares.
AAL American Airlines
$50.49

0.49 (0.98%)

06/22/17
DBAB
06/22/17
NO CHANGE
DBAB
Buy
Deutsche sees Qatar interest in American as positive for U.S. airline stocks
Deutsche Bank analyst Michael Linenberg notes that several U.S. air carriers have made cross-border investments over the past several years and he saw it as "only a matter of time" before a non-US carrier would consider buying into an attractively valued U.S. airline. He views Qatar Airways' interest in acquiring an approximately 10% stake in American (AAL) as a positive for U.S. airline stocks that reinforces their relative "cheapness." The analyst, who thinks the fact that the U.S. airline industry is on track to account for more than 50% of global airline profits again in 2017 does not appear to be fully appreciated, has Buy ratings on American, Delta (DAL), Southwest (LUV) and United (UAL).
07/31/17
COWN
07/31/17
UPGRADE
COWN
Outperform
American Airlines upgraded to Outperform from Market Perform at Cowen

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$88.72

0.71 (0.81%)

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$34.51

-0.01 (-0.03%)

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New York Times

$17.65

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Terex

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TPIC

TPI Composites

$19.06

-0.97 (-4.84%)

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SYNA

Synaptics

$38.21

0.57 (1.51%)

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MKSI

MKS Instruments

$103.50

-0.35 (-0.34%)

, BRCD

Brocade

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$103.50

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IVR

Invesco Mortgage

$17.36

0.07 (0.40%)

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Broadcom

$271.86

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TCMD

Tactile Systems

$25.98

-0.23 (-0.88%)

LMOS

Lumos Networks

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WGL

WGL Holdings

$84.32

-0.14 (-0.17%)

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TCMD

Tactile Systems

$25.98

-0.23 (-0.88%)

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Lumos Networks

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Tactile Systems

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IVR

Invesco Mortgage

$17.36

0.07 (0.40%)

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MKS Instruments

$103.50

-0.35 (-0.34%)

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MKSI

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Brocade

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UQM

UQM Technologies

$1.18

0.015 (1.29%)

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Goldman Sachs

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Ligand

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MBI

MBIA

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Rubicon

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ANCB

Anchor Bancorp

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GIFI

Gulf Island Fabrication

$12.30

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MPB

Mid Penn Bancorp

$31.09

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CALD

Callidus Software

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GE

General Electric

$18.21

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