Easyjet PLC (EZJ.L)
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LONDON, July 23 The UK's top share index fell back on Monday as trade tensions weighed on cyclical stocks while a rising pound held back dollar earners.
MILAN EasyJet is still keen on parts of Alitalia after an Italian minister said this week the government wants the majority of the carrier under state control, the chief executive of the British low cost airline told daily Corriere della Sera.
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FARNBOROUGH, England British low cost airline easyJet raised its profit guidance, forecasting earnings could soar by as much as 45 percent this year as it benefits from the collapse of rivals last year and strikes at competitor Air France . | Video
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LONDON, July 18 The UK's top share index marched higher on Wednesday, helped by a weaker pound as company earnings took centre stage with some notable share price moves for easyJet and Smiths Group.
FARNBOROUGH, England EasyJet has the flexibility to convert more of an order for Airbus A320 planes into larger A321neos, the chief executive of the British low-cost airline said on Wednesday.
FARNBOROUGH, England, July 18 EasyJet has the flexibility to convert more of an order for Airbus A320 planes into larger A321neos, the chief executive of the British low-cost airline said on Wednesday.
PARIS, June 21 EasyJet wants to be part of European airline sector consolidation but will only join the fray if it makes sense to do so, its Chief Executive Johan Lundgren said.