It's a rather busy day at Alaska Air (ALK) with the announcement that the firm has tapped...

|About: Alaska Air Group, Inc. (ALK)|By:, SA News Editor

It's a rather busy day at Alaska Air (ALK) with the announcement that the firm has tapped insider Brad Tilden to replace Bill Ayer as its CEO effective in May. The carrier also declares a 2-for-1 stock split and approves a stock repurchase program of $50M.