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

Need to Replace a Boeing 757? Call Airbus

With the remaining Boeing 757s headed into at least their second decade of use, Airbus is looking to replace them with its own aircraft.

4 Safer Ways to Invest in Airlines

The airline industry is booming, but more risk-adverse investors may prefer these alternatives.

Investing in Socially Responsible Companies: Spirit Airlines

Can an airline with little legroom and lots of fees be socially responsible?

Can These 2 Cheap Airline Stocks Provide Sky-High Returns?

Do low valuations make these airline stocks a buy?

Merger Update: American Airlines Group

The world's largest airline has accomplished a lot but still has more to do.

Airline Upgraded: Delta Air Lines Gets a Boost

Why did Delta Air Lines get a ratings upgrade from S&P?

Airlines Are Giving Us What We Want: Less Legroom

Airline passengers don't like cramped seats, but how we vote with our wallets says otherwise.

1 Industry That Could Make Billions From the Slide in Oil Prices

As oil prices slide, this industry's profits could be ready to take off.

Cheap Stocks Wall Street Loves: Delta Air Lines, Inc.

Wall Street loves Delta Air Lines -- should you too?

You Broke My Guitar! Why Musical Instruments Give Airlines Headaches

When airlines mess with this precious cargo, negative publicity can build fast.

Who's Making the Airbus A321 Into a Luxury Jet?

The largest member of the Airbus A320 family is getting some new airline-specific upgrades.

Will This Popular Airport Soon Be up for Sale?

A piece of prime airport real estate is going up for sale, but can other airlines really reap the rewards?

Busted! Another Airline Cracks Down on Your Carry-on Bags

Oversized carry-ons are being targeted by airlines, while the passenger community remains divided.

3 New Airlines Looking to Steal Your Business From Industry Giants

The airline industry is a place were many try and few succeed. Will any of these three carriers earn a spot among America's best airlines?

The 3 Best Stocks to Invest in Airlines

This industry has historically been a tough one for investors, but three stocks stand out as the airline industry turns a corner.

Is JetBlue Airways Being Too Nice to Its Passengers?

As passengers complain about tough airline policies, analysts want JetBlue to get on board.

4 Investments With Unusual Tax Rules

Not every investment follows standard corporate style tax rules and the differences could mean major tax bill changes.

Guess Which Airline Just Introduced Its First Checked Bag Fee

This week marked the end of one popular airline at a major airline.

Tablets in the Air: Another Airline Goes Paperless

A recent move by American Airlines Group follows part of a broader technological trend.

5 Reasons to Buy the Dip in Airline Stocks

Shares of Delta Air Lines, Inc. and American Airlines Group Inc. are well off their highs and present interesting buying opportunities.