Airlines Rally Has Hit Turbulence. But United, Delta, Others Should Fly Higher.

The U.S. airline sector took off at the start of 2023 but the rally has encountered some turbulence in recent weeks ahead of a crucial few months for the industry.

The sector’s big gains this year probably means that not all airline stocks will keep climbing. Still, now isn’t the time to abandon the sector altogether, particularly given its choppy trading and early indications that leisure, international, and business travel look strong heading into the key spring and summer months.