Sun-seeking travellers have more choice than ever before, but the crowded market is taking its toll on WestJet Airlines Ltd., which saw its shares battered Monday after reporting that its planes flew with more empty seats in the first quarter. WestJet ...
WestJet Airlines Ltd. (TSX:WJA) is one of the largest airlines in North America, and its stock was one of the market's top performers in 2014, rising approximately 19.8% and far outperforming the TSX Composite Index's return of approximately 7.4%.
WestJet Airlines Ltd. (TSX: WJA) is one of the largest airlines in North America and its stock has been one of the market's best performers in 2014, rallying more than 23% as the TSX Composite Index has risen just 0.5%.
On the surface, low oil prices are a positive for WestJet Airlines Ltd. (TSX:WJA). With fuel a major cost for the airline, the decrease in the price of fuel means that the company can save a great deal of money.