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Posted on 8 Oct 2011 | 7,028 views
American Airlines Stock AMR is Crash Landing

The weakness in airline stocks such as US Airways (Stock Symbol: LCC), Republic Airways (Stock Symbol: RJET) and American Airlines (Stock Symbol: AMR) was detailed in The Wall Street Journal and that surely played a major role in American Airlines stock falling more than 33% for the day, dropping 98 cents to $1.98 a share when the article was released.

Bear Markets »

Posted on 14 Apr 2011 | 29,122 views
The Bear Raid on United Airlines Stock

When short sellers collaborate to push down the price of a stock through coordinated short-selling and/or the spreading of false rumors, such as United Airlines, it is considered to be manipulation by the SEC, and both acts are considered illegal — which is known on Wall Street as a “Bear Raid” attack.