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Shares of Delta Air Lines (NYSE: DAL) jumped in early trading Tuesday after the airline reported record-breaking earnings for the fourth quarter and full year 2015. Delta’s stock was trading at $46.60 per share, up nearly 5 percent, mid-morning. The airline’s market capitalization, which reflects the total value of a ...
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Sometimes being a contrarian is a good thing. Doing things differently is why Delta’s customers enjoy the most reliable operation in the history of commercial aviation. It’s why we’re building an international hub in Seattle, how we have grown to become New York’s City’s No. 1 airline and why we ...
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Delta will welcome 100 employees today into the ranks of its Chairman's Club, the airline's most prestigious honor, recognizing those who embody Delta values and who distinguish themselves with their exceptional service to customers and the community. Delta will celebrate the 2015 Chairman’s Club honorees at its 19th annual gala ...
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Delta President Ed Bastian discussed Delta’s role in the community, its people-focused culture and his outlook on the future before a gathering of Atlanta business leaders this morning. Bastian appeared on a panel with United Distributors President and CEO Doug Hertz at the Junior Achievement of Georgia Partner Breakfast and ...
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Wall Street anticipates that Delta will report a record-breaking profit when the airline announces its earnings for the third quarter Wednesday morning. The third quarter is traditionally the strongest period of the year for airlines due to the busy summer travel season. CEO Richard Anderson, President Ed Bastian and Chief ...
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From Atlanta to Seattle and Miami to New York, dozens of news organizations shared the news of Delta’s announcement Wednesday that it would invest more in employee pay and benefits. The Seattle Times, whose home city hosts a growing Delta hub, called the package “hefty.” The Minneapolis Star-Tribune wrote that ...
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What does an airline do when employees ask for more security and predictability in their pay while still sharing in the company’s success? Simple—it restructures its employee compensation to put more in base pay while keeping a profit-sharing plan that will provide employees with double-digit payouts when the airline meets ...