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

Which Aerospace Manufacturers Won Big This Holiday Season?

Two big orders have come in from two major airlines

Don't Panic, AMR Shareholders! Your Investment Is Still Intact

That press release was not as bad as you thought.

Is the "Government Motors" Label Threat Overblown?

As GM emerges from government ownership, how big of a threat does its bailed-out past still pose?

How Bank of America Can Give You 6%+ Yield and Upside Potential

Two classes of preferred stock offer an enticing combination of income and upside. We look at preferred shares from Bank of America and Royal Bank of Scotland.

Air Canada Goes Holiday Shopping

The shopping season keeps on going for aerospace manufacturers.

2 Airline Stocks Back From the Dead

Two airline recoveries have blown the industry away. What do they mean for the airline industry?

Why Aren't Giant Jets Selling?

Jumbo jets are lacking jumbo sales.

Small Jets, Used Jets, and New Jets: What They Mean for Airline Investors

Airplanes aren't cheap, but fleet strategies can make a world of difference.

Are Boeing's New Planes Too Good?

New aircraft technologies are fueling big orders. But is there another problem and will industry trends resolve it?

Will This Low-Cost Airline's Latest Move Shake Up the Industry?

Canada's growing low-cost airline is ready to see Europe. Why did it choose the route it did?

Airline Slots Are Far From Settled

The settlement is signed, but the airline fight is just getting started.

First Class Airline Seats Going Once, Going Twice...

American Airlines has a new way for you to upgrade.

Chrysler IPO Filed, but Will It Actually Happen?

Why one party really wants to buy but is meeting barriers.

A Dogfight Over London Heathrow

Why is London Heathrow so critical and what are airlines doing about it?

Airlines Having Fun With Promotions

Corporate promotions can make for some good laughs, and some airlines have been showing that they have a sense of humor.

What Elon Musk's Ideas Mean for You

A major player at Tesla, SolarCity, and SpaceX has grand ambitions for people and profit

Airline Merger Settled: Let the Fighting Begin

Where there's a merger, there's opportunity.

3 Companies Slashing Interest Expense

Debt can be dangerous, but these companies are cleaning up their balance sheets.

To American Airlines Shareholders: The DOJ Actually Helped You

A lawsuit that could have rendered shares worthless turns out to be a major source of gains.

A Near-Term Catalyst for General Motors

America's largest automaker could see a stock price boost after a major catalyst.