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United shares soar despite PR disasters

Despite the infamous “bloodying and dragging a passenger off overbooked flight” and numerous smaller-scale scandals, the shares of United Continental Holdings have reached their all-time high, according to Chicago Business Journal. Shares of United Continental Holdings – the parent company of Chicago-based United Airlines – rose 5% (from $75.69 to $78.48) on late afternoon of […]

Boeing shares drop 1.6% as United postpones $5B deal

On the 15th of November, Boeing shares fell 1.6% to $147.56, when United Continental Holdings announced deferring aircraft orders valued at almost $5 billion. The carrier’s decision impacts the Boeing 737, the manufacturer’s cash cow, raising concerns about whether the company will be able to up its production as it was previously planned. Boeing’s representatives, […]