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 Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac Investment Is Better -- Common Shares or Preferred?

Fannie and Freddie are attracting lots of attention, but investors are split on which type of investment is better.

Should Tesla Be Worried About Toyota's New Gasless Car?

Toyota kicked off production on its new alternative fuel vehicle, but can it compete?

Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac: The Hedge Funds Weigh In

The GSEs are still attracting big attention from big investors.

Should You Invest With Bill Ackman?

Pershing Square Holdings is now publicly traded but should you buy it?

Eastern Air Lines: Ready to Fly Again?

The airline shut down over 20 years ago, but it could take to the skies once again.

Delta Air Lines and Southwest Airlines Are Ready for Expansion

Two major U.S. based airlines are gearing up for more flights abroad into higher growth markets.

Fiat Chrysler: The Surging Auto Stock Analysts Hate

Despite its rise, Fiat Chrysler gets less analyst love than rivals.

This Boeing 787 is Just the Beginning for American Airlines

The Boeing 787 Dreamliner is coming to American Airlines, impacting both travelers and investors.

These 2 Billionaires Just Bought More General Motors Shares: Should You Join Them?

Two billionaires are buying up GM shares, but should average investors get on board?

Can Alfa Romeo and Maserati Capture the High-End Car Market for Fiat Chrysler?

Alfa Romeo and Maserati are low-volume brands with big plans.

5 SUVs for the Super Rich: Who's Making Them and Why?

The ultra-wealthy could soon be driving SUVs that live up to their fortunes.


2 Investments to Avoid in Your IRA

IRAs can be a great way to save for retirement, but watch out for certain investment tax issues.

Will Obama Really Limit Your Retirement Savings?

A proposal in Obama's 2016 budget is getting some investors' attention but will it affect you?

For Bigger Bank Dividends, It Could Pay to Go International

American bank dividends are unimpressive, but some foreign banks could boost your dividend income.

Clean Diesel, Hydrogen Fuel Cell, or Electric? Volkswagen Chooses All of the Above

This German automaker is fighting hard to cover all its bases.

As Profits Surge, Airlines Share the Wealth

Two key stakeholders are benefiting from a surge in airline profits.

4 Airline Fees You May Not Know About (And Why They Exist)

These less common fees are boosting airline results and building a new type of airline.

This Airline Could Be Shrinking Seats (but It's Not the Only One)

A major U.S. airline could make seats tighter for long-haul flights but other airlines may be ready to join.

50% Off German Banks: Should You Buy Them?

Despite being in an economically stronger part of Europe, Germany's banks have a big discount to book value.

This Airplane Leasing Titan Wants a New Plane From Boeing

Steven Udvar-Hazy weighs in on where Boeing should go next but the manufacturer is not necessarily on board.