These big 2013 winners delivered a profit windfall, but are due for a 2014 disappointment.
Delta voted as the best airline for business travelers for a third year in a row.
Justice Department lawyers are reportedly looking for concessions at key airports throughout the country.
The change could be a blow to loyal customers, many of whom go out of their way to fly with the airline to avoid charges.
American Airlines CEO Tom Horton says 'you just have to look at the results' to know the airline is doing well, but a merger would help globally.
The airliner, immune to fear of missing out, doesn't have imminent deliveries of either company's conspicuous consumption jets.
Stocks are lower as the market's worst month in some time looks set to have a fitting last day of trading.
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US markets were able to rally hard and largely trim the day's losses. Meanwhile, a bounce in crude oil could be in the offing.
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