Source: Jeff Whyte / Shutterstock.com Chevron (NYSE:CVX) stock is on the rise Thursday following a new share buyback program and dividend for investors. That new share buyback program has a total value of $75 billion and will go into effect on April 1, 2023. This has it replacing the prior $25 million program, which will…

Source: Carlos E. Santa Maria / Shutterstock.com Southwest Airlines (NYSE:LUV) stock is falling on Thursday following the release of its latest earnings report. The big news hitting LUV stock today is an $800 million hit to its net income during the fourth quarter of 2022. This resulted in the company reporting a net loss of…

It’s totally plausible for economists, investors, stock pundits, and others to have very different views about the economy and the stock market’s outlook. But when it comes to the travel sector, I think it’s crystal clear that the space is continuing to boom. Therefore, I really think that it’s hard for investors to go wrong…

Source: frank_peters / Shutterstock.com Travelers around the U.S. are wondering why there are so many flight delays today and we have the answer. Those stuck in airport terminals can look to the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) for the reason behind today’s delays. Specifically, a computer outage affected the agency’s Notice to Air Missions (NOTAM) system,…

Southwest Airlines (NYSE:LUV) has not been faring well in the news lately. Its share price hasn’t done much better. While LUV stock is up 3.7% on Thursday, the stock fell 6% on Tuesday and more than 5% on Wednesday. For the week, shares are still down more than 7%, while the stock works on its…

Southwest Airlines (NYSE:LUV) has had a surprisingly weak year. LUV stock rallied from $45 to $65 this spring as traders loaded up on travel stocks. Source: Carlos E. Santa Maria / Shutterstock.com As the Delta variant set in, however, that enthusiasm faded. Southwest has given back nearly all its gains. LUV stock is now up…

While virtually every sector suffered a massive decline in business activity, the most conspicuous devastation occurred in the travel industry. According to the U.S. Bureau of Transportation Statistics, air passenger revenue miles dropped a staggering 96% between February and May of 2020. At the time, very few investors — if any — were thinking about…

In the wake of the Covid-19 pandemic, airlines like Southwest Airlines (NYSE:LUV) have struggled, but shown signs of recovery in 2021. Similarly, investors in LUV stock have been subjected to ups and downs, with little clarity as to where the share price might be headed. Source: Eliyahu Yosef Parypa / Shutterstock.com The result has been mixed…

As markets head into a new month, one industry has enjoyed a very good week. Airline stocks have been climbing steadily all week and as it ends, they are up across the board. Prices for Delta Airlines (NYSE:DAL), United Airlines (NASDAQ:UAL) and American Airlines (NASDAQ:AAL) are all in the green. Even Southwest Airlines (NYSE:LUV), a…

While the S&P 500 index remains close to its all-time high and some stocks are severely overpriced, deals can still be found in this market. There are many securities that have seen their share price pushed down to levels that make them considerably undervalued. As a result, there are several bargain stocks to buy that…

After a brief pop higher, stocks slid modestly on Monday as investors gear up for the FOMC announcement on Wednesday, along with the start of earnings season. With all of that in mind, let’s look at a few top stock trades. Top Stock Trades for Tomorrow No. 1: SoFi Technologies (SOFI) What a move we’re…

Daqo New Energy (NYSE:DQ) stock is rising higher on Monday as one analyst calls it out as a top pick in the polysilicon category. Source: Shutterstock Jefferies analyst Johnson Wan is behind today’s news affecting DQ stock. According to him, the company is poised for capacity growth in 2022 and believes”booming solar demand could continue…

Copyright © 2021 InvestorPlace Media, LLC. All rights reserved. 1125 N. Charles St, Baltimore, MD 21201. Home / Today’s Market / Solar Stocks: Why SUNW, SPWR, DQ, ENPH and SEDG Are Shining Bright Today Energy shortages have investors seeking solar alternatives By William White, InvestorPlace Writer Oct 11, 2021, 12:34 pm EDT October 11, 2021…

As Covid-19 cases decrease across the U.S., conversations are again shifting to something that has been on people’s minds since the pandemic began — travel. While vaccine rollouts have allowed some to travel, restrictions posed by several countries have discouraged many from traveling overseas. Airlines are no stranger to turbulence, but the developments of the…

Boeing (NYSE:BA) stock has yet to recover from 2018. Source: Alex JW Robinson / Shutterstock.com When the 737-MAX scandal first overtook the company, investors were told to “buy the dip” at $320 per share. After all, BA stock traded at $440. It delivered dividends of more than $2 per share each quarter. Those who bought…

Today, airline stocks are in focus for many investors. Indeed, these pandemic recovery stocks have surged since pandemic lows. However, shares of Delta Airlines (NYSE:DAL), United Airlines (NASDAQ:UAL) and Southwest Airlines (NYSE:LUV) all remain well below their pre-pandemic highs. Source: EQRoy / Shutterstock.com That’s certainly understandable. We’re still likely a ways away from seeing pre-pandemic passenger…

Investors would be wise to follow the same advice regarding the big four airlines that emerged early in the pandemic. Unfortunately, for United Airlines (NASDAQ:UAL) stock that means investors should avoid it.  Source: NextNewMedia / Shutterstock.com The early narrative that emerged at the onset of the pandemic was that among the big four U.S. airlines…

In July 2020, I suggested that investors dump United Airlines (NASDAQ:UAL) stock and buy Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) instead. Source: travelview / Shutterstock.com As an alternative to UAL stock, I advocated buying shares in the U.S. Global Jets ETF (NYSEARCA:JETS) to play the airlines better.  Thirteen months later, the airline industry appears to be coming out of…

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