5 Reasons to Buy Airline Stocks After a Gloomy 2020

5 Reasons to Buy Airline Stocks After a Gloomy 2020

There’s no doubt 2020 was a rough 12 months for airline stocks. The NYSE Arca Global Airlines Index lost more than 31% over the course of the year as several major carriers reported record losses. From a value investor’s perspective, this means the industry is on sale at a deep discount. Commercial aviation still has … Continued

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Why Airports Are the Ultimate “Moat” Investment

When evaluating stocks, we try to look for companies protected by a moat. In this context, a “moat” is an advantage that some businesses enjoy, whereby the barriers to entry make it exceptionally difficult for competitors to come in, take away market share and undercut prices. Airports are one such business model that can be … Continued

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November 2020 Market Recap

The price of gold fell below $1,800 an ounce briefly and the largest gold-backed ETF had its biggest monthly outflow in three years. On the other hand, airlines surged on positive news of a virus vaccine. Click the buttons below to read our recap of the airline sector and gold market for November 2020.

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Home for the Holidays? U.S. Air Travelers Ignore CDC Warnings

Home for the Holidays? U.S. Air Travelers Ignore CDC Warnings

The airline industry got another dose of encouragement on Monday, November 23, as a third potential COVID-19 vaccine was announced for the third straight week. British-Swedish pharmaceutical company AstraZeneca, working with Oxford University, said that its vaccine is between 70% and 90% effective. This puts it at the lower end of efficacy, compared to Pfizer … Continued

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