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Bracing for a New Product Line From Tesla, and Not a New Car

What does a visionary CEO like Elon Musk do when he sees that his shares of Tesla Motors Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA) are close to 52-week lows and down over 35% ...
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Can Lincoln Triple Sales? No

The Lincoln Motor Company showed its new Lincoln Continental Concept, which means it is not a real car yet that real people can buy. As part of the launch, Ford ...
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Will UAW Slow Auto Output?

The United Auto Workers (UAW) union agreed to adopt a two-tier pay system, even before the financial crisis of 2008, as a concession to the so-called Detroit Three U.S. automakers. Now ...
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Mercedes-Benz to Launch Pickup Truck

Saying that the market is “primed” for a new mid-size pickup truck from a premium manufacturer, Daimler, maker of Mercedes-Benz cars and vans, said on Friday that it will expand ...
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Tesla Shares Plunge Toward 52-Week Low

The collapse of the Tesla Motors Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA) share price continued throughout the week as it approached a 52-week low. Concerns about margins, the rate of sales increases and ...
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Tesla Valuation Concerns Trump Its Growth Prospects

The world has been enamored with the growth, and the cars, of Tesla Motors Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA). CEO Elon Musk is and iconic visionary with a great message and with ...
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Ford, Volkswagen Sales Expected to Drop in March

While car and light truck sales are expected to barely inch up this month compared to March a year ago, those of Ford Motor Co. (NYSE: F), Hyundai-Kia, Nissan and ...
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Why Tesla Shares Plunged 12%

Tesla Motors Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA) shares took a one-day, 3% beating, as an analyst questioned profit margins on its Model X. However, the fall is just the tip of an ...
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Should Investors Sell GM Into Its Buybacks?

General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) has seen its share of ups and downs. Despite having recently hit 52-week highs, GM has not fully recovered to post-IPO highs from before the ...
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Americans Drive 3 Trillion Miles

For the first time since 2009, U.S. drivers topped 3 trillion miles driven in 2014. It is the second-highest total on record -- 3.015 trillion miles -- according to the ...
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How Often Will the Tesla Self-Driving Car Crash?

Tesla Motors Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA) said it will provide software that will allow car owners to navigate on major highways, where the car can drive itself. What it did not ...
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Elon Musk Makes Tesla Into Knight Rider

Elon Musk, CEO of Tesla Motors Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA) and real-life Tony Stark, announced the next step in development for the electric car in his most recent software update. The ...
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GM Taking Massive Charge to Slash Russian Business

In a series of moves announced Wednesday, but inevitable for much longer, General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) said it will shut down its St. Petersburg, Russia, factory by mid-year and ...
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Is the Most Bearish Call for Tesla by Merrill Lynch Finally Making Sense?

Merrill Lynch has continued its negative campaign against Tesla Motors Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA) as analysts John Lovallo II and John Murphy have yet again made the most bearish call on ...
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Auto Financing at Record Highs

Whether U.S. consumers are purchasing a new car or a used model, the odds are very high that an auto loan is involved. A full 84% of all new car ...
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