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  1. August 26, 2014

    American Airlines pulls Orbitz fares in fee row

    Shares in both American Airlines Group and Orbitz Worldwide, the travel booking website operator, fell after the US’s...

  2. February 9, 2014

    Dealmaking is back – up to a point

    This column goes to press early, so it is written without knowledge of whether we are upon another “Merger Monday”. Deals...

  1. January 28, 2014

    American Airlines swings to profit after merger

    Profits for the companies that merged last month to form the new American Airlines Group improved nearly fivefold in 2013...

  2. December 9, 2013

    American chief pledges efficient merger

    The chief executive of the new American Airlines promised to complete the airline’s merger with US Airways quickly and...

  3. FT Alphaville

    November 27, 2013

    The Closer

    FT Alphaville wishes its US readers a happy Thanksgiving holidays. FURTHER FURTHER READING - An economist chews over...

  4. November 27, 2013

    Judge clears American-US Airways merger

    The long-running effort to merge US Airways and the bankrupt parent of American Airlines looks close to success after a...

  5. November 13, 2013

    US Airways-AMR deal flies past antitrust hurdles

    When the US Department of Justice announced in August it was seeking a complete block on US Airways’ proposed $11bn merger...

  6. November 12, 2013

    Settlement unlocks US Airways-AMR $11bn deal

    US Airways expects to go ahead with its $11bn merger with American Airlines’ bankrupt parent company as early as next month,...

  7. November 4, 2013

    US air merger prospects brighten

    Prospects for the planned merger of US Airways and American Airlines’ parent company brightened considerably after Eric...

  8. October 22, 2013

    Buoyant Delta earnings leap by a third

    Shares in Delta Air Lines, one of the US’s two big legacy airlines by sales, climbed more than 4 per cent after it announced...

  9. October 2, 2013

    Monsanto falls on fourth-quarter loss

    Monsanto shares fell on Wednesday as the world’s largest seed company reported a fourth-quarter loss that was wider than...

  10. September 11, 2013

    Apple fall weighs on US technology stocks

    A slide in Apple weighed on technology stocks on Wednesday, leaving the wider US equity market mixed. Apple shares were down...

  11. August 28, 2013

    Energy sector buoys S&P 500 and Dow as oil prices advance

    Wall Street advanced on Wednesday after two straight days of declines, as a climb in oil prices lifted energy shares after...

  12. August 19, 2013

    M&A fails: pass the aspirin

    Doing deals these days seems hardly worth the headache (or the attorneys’ fees). Merger and acquisition volume has still not...

  13. August 18, 2013

    Chief of Virgin Atlantic fuels profit hopes in joint venture

    The new chief executive of Virgin Atlantic Airways has expressed a “high” level of confidence that the UK airline can return...

  14. August 16, 2013

    Week in Review, August 17

    A round-up of some of the week’s most significant corporate events and news stories. Corporate person in the news: Tim...

  15. August 16, 2013

    Nordstrom sales suffer as shoppers’ budgets shrink

    Nordstrom fell after the department store chain joined the growing list of consumer companies reporting lower-than-expected...

  16. August 14, 2013

    Criticism of DoJ decision to block US Airways/AMR merger

    The US Department of Justice’s decision to try to block the merger of US Airways and AMR Corporation was “very wrong” and...

  17. August 14, 2013

    US airlines are ‘hyper-competitive’, trade group insists

    The airline industry remains “hyper-competitive” and airfares are a bargain, the US industry’s main trade body said a day...

  18. August 14, 2013

    Apple briefly breaks back above $500

    Tech stalwart Apple briefly broke back through the $500-a-share level on renewed hopes of a share buyback, while US indices...

  19. FT Alphaville

    August 14, 2013

    The (early) Lunch Wrap

    Good morning New York, FT ALPHAVILLE What’s going on with China’s bad banks? We’ve been pondering for a while here how China...

  20. FT Alphaville

    August 14, 2013

    The 6am Cut London

    Asian stocks were mixed, with benchmarks swinging between gains and losses, with positive momentum from US markets failin to...

  21. August 14, 2013

    US Airways / American Airlines

    Three cheers for the US air carriers. Ironically, the Department of Justice’s lawsuit to block the merger between US Airways...

  22. FT Alphaville

    August 13, 2013

    The Closer

    FURTHER FURTHER READING - North American energy scene keeps getting more interesting. - The aging of America, animated. -...

  23. August 13, 2013

    Department of Justice takes wind from under airlines’ wings

    As they negotiated their complex merger plan last year, Doug Parker and Tom Horton, the chief executives respectively of US...

  24. August 13, 2013

    Yum Brands hit by poor Chinese sales

    US markets continued a slow downward trend as Yum Brands fell on new sales data that showed its Chinese business continued...

  25. August 13, 2013

    DoJ sues to block US Airways-AMR merger

    Plans to create the world’s largest airline by sales hit a potentially fatal complication on Tuesday when the US’s...

  26. August 13, 2013

    Wall St rebounds after Fed president comments

    Tuesday 21 :15 BST. Global investors welcomed positive economic data from the US and Europe but the optimism was blighted by...

  27. July 25, 2013

    Fuller aircraft and lower costs buoy United

    United Continental, the US’s biggest airline by revenue, confirmed the solid return to profitability of the country’s air...

  28. June 16, 2013

    Consolidation: Concentration of carriers puts collapse on Europe agenda

    For investors in US airlines, a near-decade of consolidation is starting to bring tangible benefits. Last month, Delta Air...

  29. June 10, 2013

    American executives out in US Airways merger

    Nearly all of the senior executives of American Airlines are due to leave the company following its forthcoming merger with...

  30. June 3, 2013

    Iata upgrades airline profit forecast

    The airline industry’s main representative body on Monday raised its profit forecast for carriers in 2013 because they are...

  31. May 8, 2013

    Delta Air Line dividend promise signals robust financial health

    Delta Air Lines underlined its growing financial strength on Wednesday when it announced that it planned to resume dividend...

  32. April 23, 2013

    Delta cuts capacity to remain in black

    Delta Air Lines, one of the US’s two biggest airlines by revenues, warned of a fall in demand in March and expected unit...

  33. April 21, 2013

    EU airline consolidation slow to take off

    After years of losses at US airlines caused by cut-throat competition in what was a fragmented market, the industry hopes it...

  34. April 12, 2013

    AMR deal on the radar despite payoff ruling

    The bankrupt parent of American Airlines on Friday insisted it planned to press ahead with its merger with US Airways and...

  35. March 27, 2013

    AMR merger moves ahead on court approval

    The proposed merger between US Airways and AMR Corporation, American Airlines’ bankrupt parent, took a significant step...

  36. FT Alphaville

    March 27, 2013

    The Closer

    Flat, light-volume, US stocks. The S&P 500 closed down 0.1 per cent at 1,562.85, still looking for that record high...

  37. March 20, 2013

    Airlines on course for rise in profits

    Airlines are on course for improved profits in 2013 because of higher-than-expected passenger travel and a recovery in air...

  38. March 18, 2013

    AMR pay-off faces trustee objection

    The planned merger of US Airways and AMR Corporation, American Airlines’ bankrupt parent, has suffered a big blow after the...

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