Becker said airlines, more than other industries, move in tandem, so volatility will indeed be high. Despite increasing fears about the potential for sharply reduced demand, she continues to expect the industry to be profitable this year, a result of lower energy prices, economic stimulus efforts by President Barack Obama and the potential for further consolidation.Nevertheless, in its first day of trading, the fund traded down about 1.5% to $23.83 on volume of a few thousand shares.
New Airline ETF: It's About the Volatility
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