On Wednesday, Southwest Airlines (LUV) stock rose 1% and outperformed most of its peers' intraday gains. The stock outperformed the broader market as well.
Boeing (BA) stock closed 3% higher yesterday after the company said its latest 777X issues wouldn't impact its test schedule.
In another setback, Boeing's (BA) long-haul and wide-body 777X variant failed a stress test. The test was part of the FAA's certification process.
Boeing (BA) stock fell nearly 3% yesterday following a report that sparked fears of further delays to the 737 MAX's return to the skies.
After falling 6.3% in July, Boeing (BA) stock made a strong comeback last month. The stock gained 6.7% in what was a highly volatile August.
Amid the ongoing crisis with Boeing's (BA) 737 MAX aircraft, the company won another major defense contract in August from the USAF.
Boeing (BA) stock fell 1.2% on Tuesday after a Russian aircraft leasing company filed a lawsuit to cancel orders for the troubled 737 MAX jets.