NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Delta Air Lines
(DAL - Get Report) released it's second quarter earnings results today and reported earnings and revenue ahead of analysts expectations.
The company's profits rose by 17% in the quarter to $801 million, or $1.04 per diluted share, 1 cent better than analysts expectations.
The airline also posted a 9.4% increase in quarterly revenue over the previous year to $10.62 billion, slightly ahead of analysts $10.59 billion expectations.
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Delta shares are up 1.2% to $38.16 in early market trading today.
TheStreet Ratings team rates DELTA AIR LINES INC as a Buy with a ratings score of B. TheStreet Ratings Team has this to say about their recommendation:
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