Will the battle for Spirit set off a rush for airline deals? Here's what could happen

A previous wave of US airline consolidation left four airlines in control of more than three-quarters of the US air travel market.

Alaska Airlines to convert 2 more Boeing jets into freighters in bet on air cargo boom

Alaska Airlines employee Jeff Ferguson loads cargo at Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport in Anchorage, Alaska. Mark Thiessen | AP Alaska Airlines is turning two of its midlife Boeing 737-800s into cargo planes, a bet that the pandemic boom in air freight will continue to generate revenue even after more passengers return to travel. The … Read more

These small caps could outperform during tough environment for the group, Goldman says

Goldman said some small-cap names still have the potential to beat the market, and investors should look for companies with fast growth and high profit margins.

Cramer says these profitable, newly public stocks should be on your potential buy list

For weeks, CNBC’s Jim Cramer has announced that new public companies have fallen into disfavor at the Wall Street fashion show as investors recalibrate to a more hawkish Federal Reserve. He urges people to stay away from the group. But in the end, the “Mad Money” host said Thursday, the “random sale” in the cohort … Read more