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AutoNation Becomes Target as Buffett Moves In

As Warren Buffett of Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-B) bought Van Tuyl Group, the nation's fifth largest car dealership, the future of the largest, AutoNation Inc. (NYSE: AN) may change to ...
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Buffett Drives the Gravy Train for Public Auto Dealership Sector

With news that Warren Buffett and Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) have gotten into the car dealership business with an acquisition of the privately held VanTuyl car dealership, 24/7 Wall ...
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Costco, GM Team Up to Offer Holiday New Car Sales

Costco Wholesale Corp. (NASDAQ: COST) and General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) on Wednesday launched a promotional event for Costco members which includes special pricing on 17 GM vehicles from model ...
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Merrill Lynch Picks 10 Growth Stocks to Buy for the Rest of 2014

With the market getting staggered a touch this week, and the beginning of the second half of the year and a new earnings season here, many Wall Street firms that ...
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Merrill Lynch’s Top Eight Catalyst Stocks to Buy for the Third Quarter

With the start of the third quarter, many firms on Wall Street are sifting through their stock coverage, looking to reset and offer solid ideas for the last half of ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: 3D Systems, BlackBerry, Coach, Oracle, Trina Solar, Kroger and More

It is Friday and stocks are looking for direction after new highs this week. Investors and traders are now routinely told that the bull market has become a stock picker's ...
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AutoNation Ranks as America’s Largest Car Dealer

AutoNation Inc. (NYSE: AN) ranks as America's largest car dealer, but not by much. The Penske Automotive Group is second. After these two, no other operation comes close. The lack ...
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UBS Has Five Stocks to Sell Into Volatility

The sell-off in the market caused by the aggressive Russian action in Ukraine may or may not have any long-lasting implications. Regardless of how things ultimately turn out, one thing ...
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Costco and GM Want You to Buy a Cadillac

The latest promotion being offered by Costco Wholesale Corp. (NASDAQ: COST) and General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) has been a rousing success according to an Tuesday announcement from Costco. Costco ...
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Closing Bell for Thursday on Wall Street: Markets Open Mixed, Muddle to Positive Close

July 18, 2013: U.S. equity markets opened higher this morning after the report on new jobless claims in the U.S. came in better than expected. In Europe, Greece agreed to ...
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Closing Bell for Wednesday on Wall Street: Markets Open Higher, Close with Small Gains

July 17, 2013: U.S. equity markets opened higher this morning and managed to hold onto a decent gain following a day of ups and downs as Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke ...
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Top Analyst Downgrades and Stocks to Sell: Carnival, KKR, BlackRock and More

Investors frequently get to see the analyst upgrades and Buy ratings from Wall Street firms. What investors often do not get to see is when analyst downgrade stocks to sell ...
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24/7 Wall St. Closing Bell — April 18, 2013: Markets Cool on Jobs, Manufacturing Data

U.S. equity markets opened slightly higher this morning following the report on U.S. jobless numbers (more coverage here). In Europe, the only data out today showed that U.K. retail sales ...
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Demand for New Cars Fuels AutoNation Results

Auto retailer AutoNation Inc. (NYSE: AN) reported first-quarter earnings before markets opened this morning. The company posted adjusted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.68 on revenues of $4.1 billion. In ...
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24/7 Wall St. Closing Bell — April 17, 2013: Markets Open Down, Track Lower All Day

U.S. equity markets opened lower this morning following a downturn in Europe and mixed markets in Asia. Data releases were limited everywhere today as well. In Asia, a weaker yen ...
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