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Do Investors Want More Tesla Shares at Any Price?

The striking thing about Thursday morning’s announcement from Tesla Motors Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA) that it plans a secondary offering of about 2.4 million shares of common stock (including the underwriter’s ...
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Can Tesla Stock Withstand a Secondary Share Sale?

Electric car maker Tesla Motors Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA) filed a prospectus supplement Thursday morning with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) for a secondary public offering of 2.1 million ...
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Auto Loans Top $900 Billion, as Risks Rise

Auto loans stretch out to 84 months, giving new reasons for buyers to get new cars. This and other factors have moved the total auto loan poll to $932 billion. ...
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Can Tesla Sell 100,000 Cars Next Year?

Tesla Motors Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA) disappointed Wall Street with the disclosure it would not sell 55,000 cars this year as previously forecast. The number may be as low as 50,000. ...
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What Does Tesla Have to Do to Make Wall Street Happy Again?

When lukewarm to tepid news slams a darling stock by nearly 10%, it is more a sign of a deteriorating market than any serious problem with a particular company. With ...
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Why People Do Not Want Tesla Cars

Tesla Motors Inc.'s (NASDAQ: TSLA) stock dropped as it announced earnings, primarily because its sales forecast for the year dropped below the previously announced 55,000. The downward revision in sales ...
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Lower Annual Production Target Hits Tesla Stock

Tesla Motors Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA) reported second-quarter 2015 earnings after markets closed on Wednesday. The electric car maker posted an adjusted diluted loss per share loss of $0.48 on adjusted ...
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What to Expect From Tesla Earnings

Tesla Motors Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA) is scheduled to report its second-quarter financial results after the markets close Wednesday. The consensus estimates from Thomson Reuters call for a net loss of ...
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Where Automaker Stocks Are Headed After Earnings

A wide look at the auto industry after recent earnings reveals a diverse picture of foreign currency chaos, unsustainable debt, loose credit, a mixture of inflation and deflation, and some ...
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Battered Flint Michigan Gets GM Plant, but Not Jobs

Flint, Mich., was as badly hurt by the downturn in the auto industry as any other city. Unemployment has remained high, along with poverty and crime. Its population reached 196,000 ...
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Toyota Profits Up 10% in Q1 of Fiscal 2016

Toyota Motor Corp. (NYSE: TM) reported first-quarter results Tuesday before markets opened. The Japanese automaker sold 2.11 million vehicles in the quarter ending June 30, a year-over-year decline of about ...
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BMW Sales Rise 9.5% in First Half of 2015

In the second quarter of 2015, German luxury carmaker BMW’s automotive segment revenues rose 17% to €21.65 billion (about $23.76 billion), while EBIT declined nearly 16%, which the company said ...
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Lincoln Sales Rise, as Mercedes and BMW Flatten and Cadillac’s Crash

Ford Motor Co.'s (NYSE: F) Lincoln, which has been the whipping boy of the luxury car makers, made impressive gains in U.S. sales during July. Sales of market leaders Mercedes ...
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GM Winning Numbers Battle, but Ford’s Margins Hard to Beat in Pickup Wars

After a slow month in June, sales of pickup trucks headed higher in July -- much higher for one automaker, a bounce-back for another and stable, if slow, growth for ...
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GM Blasts Sales Estimates in July

General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) posted total July sales of 272,512 vehicles, a rise of 6% compared with July 2014. The July total represents the best combined total of all ...
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