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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: AOL, Caterpillar, Goodyear, Southwest, Synchrony, Yahoo and More

Stocks were indicated up and looking for a bounce on Wednesday morning after a big earnings and strong dollar related sell-off on the prior day. The trend for 2015 does not yet seem determined, but investors kept buying dips throughout the bull market. 494 more words

Investing

Airlines Hit New Highs, Driven by Earnings and Oil

Falling oil prices over the past seven months have negatively impacted some industries. However, one big winner from lower crude prices has been the airlines. The lower cost oil yields a lower cost to fuel the jets, which in turn broadens the margins of the major airlines. 261 more words

Transportation

United, Southwest Shares Take Off After Earnings

United Continental Holdings Inc. (NYSE: UAL) and Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV) both reported fourth-quarter and full-year earnings before markets opened on Thursday. In the wake of Delta Air Lines Co.’s (NYSE: DAL) solid report earlier this week, both of these reports were expected to be upbeat. 476 more words

Transportation

2 US Airlines Among World's Safest

Given the number of lives lost in 2014 due to airplane crashes, it may seem a bit cynical to review a report on airline safety. However, an airline safety rating website recently announced its list of the world’s safest airlines for 2015, and we noted that two U.S. 377 more words

Aerospace & Defense