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Focus Stock of the Week

DELTA AIR LINES, INC. (DAL)
This week’s Focus Stock of the Week is DELTA AIR LINES, INC. (DAL: $35), which carries S&P Capital IQ’s highest investment recommendation of 5-STARS, or Strong Buy. Delta, briefly became the largest airline in the U.S. after its 2008 merger with Northwest Airlines, but has since been surpassed by both United after a merger in 2010 with Continental and by American Airlines after its merger with U.S. Airways in 2013...
Industry Profile


Airlines

We have a positive fundamental outlook for the airline sub-industry for the next 12 months. Traffic statistics showed improving demand and revenues in 2014, and we see that strength carrying on through 2015. We believe the U.S. airline industry is seeing good demand, despite the tepid U.S. economy...
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