Will limits on oil speculation affect airline fuel hedges?

As the Commodity Futures Trading Commission holds further hearings today on oil speculation, The Wall Street Journal says further regulation could lower prices in the short term while leading to even greater price swings in the future. Limits on speculation could also make it harder for airlines to hedge their fuel prices, the Journal warns, because such contracts require a party on the opposite side of the deal.

View Full Article in:

Wall Street Journal (tiered subscription model), The · MarketWatch · ForexPros.com

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Transportation

Job Title Company Location
Manager Technical Purchasing and AOG
JetBlue Airways
Long Island City, NY, NY
Press Secretary
Aerospace Industries Association
Arlington, VA
Manager Repairs and Warranty
JetBlue Airways
Long Island City, NY, NY
General Manager Airport Services I
Spirit Airlines
Phoenix, AZ
Product Manager, Cabin Interiors
Hawaiian Airlines
Honolulu, HI