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August 1, 2014
14:58 EDTJBLUJetBlue price target raised to $14 from $10 at Argus
Argus increased its price target on JetBlue as the firm is upbeat about the company for several reasons, including its expanded route network and improved in-flight internet service. Argus keeps a Buy rating on the shares.
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February 11, 2016
06:11 EDTJBLUJetBlue announces launch of JetBlue Technology Ventures
JetBlue announced the launch of JetBlue Technology Ventures, a wholly owned subsidiary that will invest in, incubate and partner with early stage startups at the intersection of technology, travel and hospitality. As the first corporate venture capital subsidiary in Silicon Valley backed by a U.S. airline, JetBlue Technology Ventures will operate from the GSVlabs campus in the heart of Silicon Valley. By partnering with incubators, venture capital firms, universities and other organizations inside and outside Silicon Valley, JetBlue Technology Ventures will build relationships with a range of startups across the travel and hospitality spectrum. The initiative will serve as a launch pad for innovations that improve customer and crewmember experiences, increase the airline's operational efficiency and expand the JetBlue brand to new markets. Bonny Simi will serve as president of the subsidiary, reporting to Eash Sundaram, executive vice president and chief information officer of JetBlue.
February 10, 2016
06:38 EDTJBLUJetBlue reports January traffic up 11.7% year-over-year
JetBlue reported preliminary traffic for January increased 11.7% from January 2015, on a capacity increase of 10.8%. Load factor for January 2016 was 82.6%, up 0.7 points from January 2015. JetBlue's preliminary completion factor was 96.1% and its on-time performance was 69.4%. JetBlue's preliminary RASM for the month of January decreased approximately 3.5% year over year, which includes a positive impact of about two points from winter storm Jonas. JetBlue now expects year over year available seat mile growth in Q1 of 13%-15%, down from prior guidance of 14%-165 due to winter storms.
February 9, 2016
10:17 EDTJBLUActive puts: IWM PSX SPY JBLU
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January 29, 2016
10:05 EDTJBLUOn The Fly: Analyst Upgrade Summary
Today's noteworthy upgrades include: Atlassian (TEAM) upgraded on positive outlook at JMP Securities... BRF S.A. (BRFS) upgraded to Buy from Hold at Deutsche Bank... Bank of America (BAC) upgraded to Outperform from Sell at CLSA... CEMEX (CX) upgraded to Buy from Hold at Jefferies... Chemical Financial (CHFC) upgraded to Outperform from Market Perform at Fig Partners... Computer Programs (CPSI) upgraded to Buy from Hold at Topeka... DST Systems (DST) upgraded to Outperform at Baird... Diamond Offshore (DO) upgraded to Neutral from Sell at Citi... First Cash Financial (FCFS) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at Janney Capital... First Merchants (FRME) upgraded to Overweight from Equal Weight at Stephens... Flex (FLEX) upgraded on solid results at Stifel... Intercept (ICPT) upgraded to Equal Weight from Underweight at Morgan Stanley... J.C. Penney (JCP) upgraded to Neutral from Underperform at Credit Suisse... JetBlue (JBLU) upgraded to Buy from Hold at Evercore ISI... Juniper (JNPR) upgraded to Outperform from Market Perform at Bernstein... Live Oak Bancshares (LOB) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at SunTrust... Microsemi (MSCC) upgraded to Outperform from Market Perform at Wells Fargo... NetSuite (N) upgraded to Buy from Hold at Canaccord... NextEra Energy (NEE) upgraded to Outperform at Baird... Oshkosh (OSK) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at SunTrust... PC Connection (PCCC) upgraded to Market Perform from Underperform at Raymond James... Pinnacle Financial (PNFP) upgraded to Overweight from Equal Weight at Stephens... Potash (POT) upgraded to Outperform from Sector Perform at Scotiabank... Rayonier (RYN) upgraded on valuation at BMO Capital... SanDisk (SNDK) upgraded to Buy from Hold at Needham... Select Comfort (SCSS) upgraded to Outperform from Neutral at Wedbush... Sotherly Hotels (SOHO) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at Janney Capital... Textura (TXTR) upgraded to Outperform from Market Perform at Northland... Valley National (VLY) upgraded to Buy from Hold at Sandler O'Neill.
05:39 EDTJBLUJetBlue upgraded to Buy from Hold at Evercore ISI
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January 28, 2016
11:18 EDTJBLUOptions with increasing put volume
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10:37 EDTJBLUJetBlue says hasn't seen a measurable impact from Zika virus on bookings
Says hasn't seen a measurable impact from Zika virus on bookings, refunds. Says watching news on Zika virus very closely, says offering refunds on tickets to select countries.
10:29 EDTJBLUJetBlue says 'very bullish' on A321
10:25 EDTJBLUJetBlue sees January RASM positively impacted by 2 pts as a result of Jonas
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07:33 EDTJBLUJetBlue ses Q1 capacity up 14%-16% in Q1, 8.5%-10.5% for FY
The company's outlook does not include the impact of Winter Storm Jonas, which caused over 900 flight cancellations within the last week. For the first quarter of 2016, change in CASM excluding fuel and profit sharing is expected to be between 0.0% and negative 2.0% versus the year-ago period. Excluding fuel and profit sharing, CASM for the full year 2016 is forecasted to grow between zero and two percent year over year. Capacity is expected to increase between 14% and 16% in the first quarter 2016 and between 8.5% and 10.5% for the full year. Severe winter weather caused a significant number of flight cancellations in the first quarter of 2015. This increases JetBlue's 2016 capacity growth rate compared to a scheduled versus scheduled basis by about 2.5% in the first quarter and 0.5% for the full year.
07:32 EDTJBLUJetBlue says has no hedges in place for Q1, Q2
In the fourth quarter JetBlue had hedges in place for approximately 14% of its fuel consumption. This resulted in a realized fuel price of $1.68 per gallon, a 37.8% decrease versus fourth quarter 2014 realized fuel price of $2.70. JetBlue recorded $33 million in losses on fuel hedges settling during the fourth quarter. JetBlue continues to have no hedges in place for the first and second quarters of 2016. Based on the fuel curve as of January 15th, JetBlue expects an average price per gallon of fuel, including the impact of fuel taxes, of $1.12 in the first quarter. Beyond the second quarter, JetBlue has hedged about 10% of its expected second half of the year 2016 fuel consumption.
07:31 EDTJBLUJetBlue reports Q4 EPS 56c, consensus 51c
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