Here are the top 5 stocks in the Airlines industry ranked by performance. We compiled the trading activity from yesterday and then analyzed the industry looking for stocks that were outperforming. This is what we found:
Republic Airways Holdings (NASDAQ:RJET) ranks first with a gain of 5.07%; US Airways Group (NYSE:LCC) ranks second with a gain of 2.09%; and Ryanair Holdings (NASDAQ:RYAAY) ranks third with a gain of 1.71%.
Gol Linhas Aereas Inteligentes (NYSE:GOL) follows with a gain of 1.41% and Southwest Airlines (NYSE:LUV) rounds out the top five with a gain of 1.10%.
Republic Airways Holdings Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides passenger services. The company operates as US Airways Express, America West Express, and American Connection. Republic provides US Airways, American and America West with portions of their regional service, including service out of Boston, Columbus, Indianapolis, New York, Philadelphia, Pittsburgh and St Louis.