Alexander MacLennan

Alexander MacLennan

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Alexander MacLennan is a Fool contributor covering Industrials, Airlines, and Financial companies. He is always ready for a good growth or turnaround story and tries to find them before the market does.

Recent articles

Airlines Are Mastering the Upsell

Tight seats make buying extras even more attractive.


Airline Passengers Are Feeling the Squeeze

More seats and slimmer seats make for packed planes and airline gains.


Watch Out Consumers, Free Speech May Cost You

A new trend in corporate contracts could silence negative reviews and harm review based websites.


Auto Dealers vs. Tesla and Almost Everyone Else

Tesla's business model is being threatened by laws that vast majority of citizens oppose.


4 Dynamic Investments to Watch in 2014

Four companies are ready to change how shareholders think of them.

Should You Join the Big Money In This Greek Banking Opportunity?

One Greek bank could follow in Bank of Ireland's footsteps.


Will Royal Bank of Scotland Group Reinstate a Dividend?

Advanced talks are ongoing, but what does it mean for shareholders?


3 Contrarian Plays for the Ukrainian Crisis

As the markets react in fear, contrarian investors could find some attractive investments.


What Midterm Elections Mean for Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac Investors

Can political gridlock continue to benefit Fannie and Freddie investors?


Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac: On Sale For a Limited Time

A market overreaction to legislation unlikely to pass creates a near term buying opportunity in these GSEs.

These 2 Stress Tests Have Big Implications for Banks on Both Sides of the Atlantic

Two sets of results give clues about share dilution, dividends, and buybacks.


Tablet Wars: Airline Edition

The fight for technological dominance in the air is heating up.


3 Companies Set to Benefit From Autonomous Technology

New technological advances are ready to change how industries operate.


Watch Out, Travelers: New Airline Policies Spread Easily

When one carrier sees success, others want some as well.


4 Companies With Political Risks and Major Upside

Use a government discount to save on stocks.

Air Canada: 100% Potential Upside

With a market overeaction and growth opportunities, Air Canada shares could be the best play in this industry.


Is Royal Bank of Scotland Group the Ugliest Stock in Britain?

Should you buy this bailed out British bank that's attempting a turnaround?


4 Non-Bank Investments for Profiting Off a Rebound in Greece

There are other ways for investors to play the Greek recovery.


Royal Bank of Scotland Group is Ready to Shake Up the Irish Banking Industry

Will Ireland's two pillar banks get another competitor?


Fannie and Freddie: How High Can They Soar?

Ackman calls for a 10-bagger return. Does an adjusted earnings analysis agree?