Alexander MacLennan

Alexander MacLennan


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

More Integration at American Airlines Group

How are changes at American Airlines Group changing the airline and the industry?

2 Big Airline Policy Changes

Two policy changes could affect investors and travelers.

Why Shares of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac Soared Higher

Two developments have helped to move these shares higher.

104 Reasons to Care About Washington National Airport

Low-cost airlines are being given are rare chance to break into a prime market.

How Commerzbank Turned Around and Could Go Higher

Major turnaround successes at Commerzbank make this investment more attractive for eurozone investors.

AIG Can Still Benefit From This Cast-Off Business

Even after the ILFC deal, AIG still has a major investment in the aircraft leasing industry.

How a Record Year Destroyed Air Canada Shares

The 2013 results are among the best in Air Canada history. So why did shares drop 20%?

Will This Bill Wipe Out Fannie and Freddie Shareholders?

Housing reform was mentioned during the State of the Union, but will it mean the end of Fannie and Freddie?

3 Ways to Get Rich off Citigroup

With so many choices, which Citigroup security fits with your investment strategy?

Does This European Country Hold the Best Bank Value Stocks?

Two top German banks still trade well below tangible book value.

The 4 Men Trying to Save Fannie and Freddie Shareholders

The uncertain fate of the mortgage GSEs has lead to an unlikely alliance.

Italy's Largest Airline Is Looking for Investment

Alitalia's long search may be nearing an end as a Middle Eastern airline looks to expand.

What's Going on With American Airlines Group Shares?

This airline was one of the best investments before, during, and after the market's turbulence.

Air Canada and WestJet vs. the Canadian Dollar

Two airlines face a new challenge from a currency slide.

5 Advantages You Have in the Market

Sometimes average investors have an edge over those with far more money.

Airlines and the Incredible Shrinking Hubs

Why are so many current and former hubs seeing cuts?

5 Disadvantages You Have in the Market

How can you work around the disadvantages that come with not having millions of dollars to invest?

3 Business Strategies Reshaping the Airline Industry

Airlines are changing and these three strategies are moving the industry.

3 Preferred Stocks for 6%+ Yields and Upside

Three great preferred stocks from three different industries to begin your income search.

How "Shareholder Friendly" Should Airlines Be?

Will airlines go overboard on dividends and buybacks?