U.S. Airlines Expected to Show Profit for First Time in Years

Higher fares and fuller airplanes might lead to the first profitable quarter since 2000.

"It's going to be a good quarter," said Ray Neidl, airline analyst at Calyon Securities Inc. "But the market has already stacked that in. The market is very worried."

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