All of us wished 2021 to be totally different, however it’s bringing much more of the identical. That doesn’t imply journey traders have to universally pump the brakes.
Forward of an investor convention on Thursday, a handful of main airways warned in regulatory filings that their third quarter might not look as rosy as hoped. United Airways famous a deceleration in buyer bookings for journey demand, whereas Southwest Airways reported a continued softness in bookings—even in leisure—and elevated journey cancellations. American Airways equally stated that, after a powerful July, it noticed a softness in near-term bookings in August and a rise in near-term cancellations. All three prompt the Delta variant is having a dampening impact on enterprise.