The carrier has missed opportunities in South America and China and may not be a good merger partner for American Airlines, expert says.
AAA finds flat gas prices fuel holiday Thanksgiving car travel, despite lower airfares.
Some industry groups and observers question recent reports of an impending crisis.
Spirit Airlines is charging high fees to encourage customers to check their bags.
The hurricane could help October retail sales, but some experts see a potential negative impact transportation and hotel stocks.
Monster Beverage is downgraded to 'buy' at Goldman, and Buckingham initiates airlines.
Passenger numbers fell by 4% last month as delays and cancellations soared.
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