A robust summer travel season and improved international and business travel helped major U.S. airlines deliver profits in the second quarter. However, many carriers missed Wall Street’s earnings expectations as they battled sky-high fuel costs and operational challenges, mainly due to staffing issues. Airlines have raised ticket prices to mitigate the impact of higher costs.
What Is a Fiduciary Duty? Fiduciary duty refers to the relationship between a fiduciary and the principal or beneficiary on whose behalf the fiduciary acts. The fiduciary accepts legal responsibility for duties of care, loyalty, good faith, confidentiality, and more when serving the best interests of a beneficiary. Strict care must be taken to ensure
Although high outstanding student loan debt has been a problem for years, only relatively recently has the idea of simply annulling that debt begun to garner mainstream support. Internet searches for “student loan forgiveness” and “student loan cancellation” have spiked since the beginning of 2021, and it’s easy to understand why. Americans collectively owe $1.7
Source: Audio und werbung / Shutterstock [Editor’s note: “As Hydrogen Takes Off, Bet Early to Win Big” was previously published in May 2022. It has since been updated to include the most relevant information available.] In the finance world, when heavyweight asset manager BlackRock (BLK) makes a move, everyone listens. That’s because BlackRock is the
Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL), like other tech stocks, has bounced back in recent weeks. This is largely due to growing speculation that the Federal Reserve will cut interest rates in 2023 in order to minimize the impact of a recession. Lower interest rates are a positive for growth-oriented names like AAPL stock. Lower rates increase the present
Biopharmaceutical companies have been struggling since 2021 and that narrative isn’t immediately changing. However, not every firm deserves this fate. In fact, investors can find great opportunities with “cheap” biotech stocks to buy now. There are many reasons for investor pessimism that could soon ease. For instance, drug innovation has stagnated in 2022. Companies also
Source: NYSE Check out the companies making headlines after the bell:  Pinterest — Shares of the image-sharing company popped more than 19% despite a miss on the top and bottom lines as activist investor Elliott Management revealed it is now the largest investor. The company also beat monthly active user estimates. Simon Property Group —