Technical Analysis on Southwest Airlines and JetBlue Airways: What to expect in 2013 following a strong 2012?

Jan 24, 2013, 08:00 ET from

LONDON, January 24, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --

Regional Airlines, including JetBlue Airways (NASDAQ: JBLU) and Southwest Airlines (NYSE: LUV) seem to have enjoyed a strong end to 2012. StockCall follows these companies as they enter 2013, and our analysts have completed a detailed technical analysis on each of these companies. Sign up today to download those free reports at

According to LLC's projections, in the U.S. during the fourth quarter the seven biggest airlines' profit will come to $152 million from a record $33.3 billion in revenues. Both Southwest Airlines and JetBlue Airways are likely to announce record 4th quarter revenues, as JetBlue is expected to report a $5 million profit from $1.2 billion revenue, while Southwest Airlines is expected to report $46 million profit from $4.2 billion revenue. Download the free report on JetBlue Airways at

Airlines have increasingly been charging fees for various services and privileges. Most recently Southwest Airlines Co. [Free Report on LUV] [1] has announced a $40 priority boarding fee. Available at the gate on the day of travel, the fee guarantees passengers will be around the front of the boarding line and improves their chances of getting the seat they want and a space in the overhead bin.

Meanwhile, JetBlue has solidified its dedication to football and its fans with extra flights between Baltimore and New Orleans for the Superbowl. Furthermore, on February 3, 2013 travellers will be offered onboard specials in celebration of the game.


  1. Southwest Airlines Co. Technical Analysis [ ]

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