With $34 Billion in outstanding debt, it is only a matter of time before American Airlines (ticker: AAL), comes calling hat in hand for a bailout. AAL will require financial aid (a bailout or a very large equity offering), before 2026 debt maturities occur. The 2020-2021 COVID bailouts were not the answer to the bloated … Continue reading When Will American Airlines Be Bailed Out Next?
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Shares of junk companies such as American Airlines (AAL) and General Electric (GE) are back where they traded during the COVID doldrums. What was gained by bailing out these shit companies or the thousands of zombie companies that received COVID relief money? All of that wasted capital - trillions of dollars - that was printed … Continue reading Junk Sinks To The Bottom of The River
The airlines knowingly placed themselves between a rock and a hard place when they decided to gorge on cheap debt for the purpose of funding share buyback plans designed to boost executive compensation. The lack of financial wiggle room is of their own doing. It's time for the airlines to restructure, to shrink capacity to … Continue reading Poor Executive Management Must Be Held Accountable