April travel stocks’ ups and downs

Travel stocks (US, Asia Pacific, Europe) in April:


Airlines: biggest growth, China Eastern +15%; biggest fall, American -14%.

Hotels: Dusit +8%, MGM -8%.

Tech: Travelport +7%, Trivago -34%.

Others: ILG +12%, HNA -10%.


Comments: Actually, Norwegian was highest, +80%, after ICAG bought a small stake. Trivago in trouble; it will probably be sold before end-year.


Previous month:

Airlines: biggest growth, Hawaiian +8%; biggest fall, China Southern -23%.

Hotels: Wynn +10%, Shangri-La -10%.

Tech: Travelport +13%, eDreams -26%.

Others: HNA +12%, ILG -9%.



TBA Travel Stocks Index: World 248, Asia Pacific 123, Europe 204, US 407.

Index previous month: World 244, Asia Pacific 122, Europe 207, US 413.



NVTT (Net Value Travel Tech) Stocks Index: 130; previous month 132.



Stockmarkets. Biggest growth Paris +7%; biggest fall Istanbul -9%. Previous month: biggest growth Stockholm +3%; biggest fall New York-Nasdaq -5%.



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