Delta, leading airline efforts to woo investors, restores its dividend and says it will buy back stock.
The proposed US Airways/American merger expands Oneworld and triggers change for various airlines, starting with Qatar.
GM says 30% of pickup truck buyers spend $40,000 or more per vehicle, providing a bigger profit margin..
Ford, GM, Toyota and Chrysler are all adding jobs as U.S. auto sales continue growing steadily.
GM beat estimates even though EBIT declined in North America, South America and Asia.
Ford has less than a 40-day inventory of Fusions but will add plant capacity in the fall. It will also add 2,000 workers in Kansas City to build F-150s and Transit vans.
Ford, GM and Chrysler all report double-digit April sales gains, and Lincoln shows signs of life.
With GM shares trading near a two-year high, some analysts say it might be time for a pause.
Delta and US Airways report first-quarter profit, but Delta says April unit revenue will decline 2% to 3%.
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