Dart Group soars 33% as Jet2.com set to beat profit expectations – SHARE WRAP

Shares in the Dart Group Plc, owner of LCC Jet2.com, roared up 33% yesterday as it stated its full-year earnings may exceed analysts’ forecasts.

Aer Lingus rose 5.7% as the Sunday Tribune reported the carrier’s former CFO, Brian Dunne, may be the leading candidate to succeed Dermot Mannion as CEO, without citing sources.

Meanwhile, Lufthansa added 2.3% as the company informed European Union regulators of its plans to acquire a majority share of bmi from Sir Michael Bishop. Air France-KLM surged 6.4%.

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European selected airlines daily share price movements (% change): 14-Apr-09