Airline stocks appear set to open lower as the number of canceled flights due to Hurricane Sandy...

|By:, SA News Editor

Airline stocks appear set to open lower as the number of canceled flights due to Hurricane Sandy is now +18K and counting (live flight tracker). Naturally, carriers with increased exposure to the East Coast could take the biggest hits to Q4 revenue. Premarket: US Airways (LCC) -3.5%, Delta Air Lines -3.6%, JetBlue (JBLU) -3.1%, Southwest Airlines (LUV) -0.8%.