Strong 2Q at Delta

DALLAS | Strong 2Q at Delta, but soaring fuel costs dim 2018 outlook

DALLAS — Delta Air Lines executives expressed confidence Thursday that they can raise prices high enough to cover a fuel bill that is likely to be $2 billion more this year than last year. Airline officials said that strong travel demand and higher average fares fully covered a run-up in fuel prices late last year, … Continue reading DALLAS | Strong 2Q at Delta, but soaring fuel costs dim 2018 outlook

ATLANTA  | Strong 2Q at Delta, but spiraling fuel costs ping outlook

ATLANTA  — Delta is topping most profit expectations for the second-quarter, but it’s slashing its outlook for the year, citing a $2 billion spike in fuel costs. The Atlanta carrier on Thursday reported net income of $1.02 billion, or $1.47 per share. Adjusted per-share earnings were $1.77, which, according to a survey by Zacks Investment … Continue reading ATLANTA  | Strong 2Q at Delta, but spiraling fuel costs ping outlook