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

2 of Buffett's Favorite Banks Offer You Long-Term Leverage

These investments give investors additional exposure to major banks.

Examining Tesla's Competition, Part 3: Gen III Sedan Competitors

Tesla wants to go mass market. But which competitors will be there with them?

Examining Tesla's Competition, Part 2: Model X Competitors

Tesla's on track to release its Model X a little over a year from now. Will competition be there?

Examining Tesla's Competition, Part 1: Model S Competitors

The Model S has won rave reviews, but is competition coming?

Should J.C. Penney Take a Tip From American Airlines?

American Airlines provides a valuable case study for solvent bankruptcies.

Is AIG Still a Good Value at $50?

Shares of AIG are up sharply but is there still room to run?

2 Companies With Ties to Tesla

These two companies stand to gain as Tesla grows.

What These Legal Requests Mean for Airline Investors

Two big requests are filed by US Airways and American Airlines.

Why Expensive EVs Are on Back Order and Cheap Ones Aren't Selling

Tesla can't build cars fast enough while major automakers cut prices to boost sales

What Airline Fuel Efficiency Means for Your Portfolio

How are major carriers managing this major expense?

Spirit Airlines Is Cheapening an Industry, Part 2: Should Legacy Carriers Be Worried?

With ultra low prices and ambitious growth plans, is Spirit Airlines a threat to major carriers?

Spirit Airlines Is Cheapening an Industry, Part 1: The New Discounter in Town

This ultra-discount carrier is shaking up air travel.

What's Driving the Big Money to Buy?

Fund managers are buying for reasons besides future returns.

Should This Airline Launch a Share Buyback?

One airline has plenty of cash and undervalued shares.

Is It Finally the Right Time to Invest in National Bank of Greece?

Greece has become the poster child for eurozone bailouts, but can National Bank of Greece see a recovery?

What The Airlines' Merger Defense Means for You: Part 2

In the second part of this series, we break down some conflicting numbers in this merger lawsuit.

Is Air Canada's Rally Set to Continue?

After tripling since last summer and recently topping its 52 week high, how much upside does Air Canada have left?

What The Airlines' Merger Defense Means for You: Part 1

US Airways and AMR strike back in a lengthy legal document. We break down the key points in this series.

Could the Merger Lawsuit Actually Help AMR Shareholders?

After dropping over 40%, AMR shares are down but not out. In fact, one outcome could make them worth even more.

Why This Airline Merger's Benefits Still Haven't Taken Off

United Continental's three-year-old merger is still causing problems