Republic Airways (RJET +14.6%) starts on fresh gains this afternoon after Evercore upgrades the...

|About: Republic Airways Holdings,... (RJETQ)|By:, SA News Editor

Republic Airways (RJET +14.6%) starts on fresh gains this afternoon after Evercore upgrades the Frontier Airlines owner to Overweight. Shares are down 27.3% YTD, however, as losses have exceeded estimates. Among last week's Airbus (EADSY.PK) haul was an order for 80 jets from Republic.