Delta Profits Soar as Demand Drives Ticket Prices Higher

Delta Profits Soar as Demand Drives Ticket Prices Higher Photo: AP/ File

October 11, 2018 06:43 AM

Delta is topping third-quarter profit expectations with strong travel demand pushing ticket prices higher.

The company on Thursday posted earnings of $1.31 billion, or $1.91 per share. Removing one-time charges, per-share profit was $1.80, which is six cents better than expected, according to a survey by Zacks Investment Research.

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