General Motors (NYSE:GM)

GMC Sierra pickup

GM November Sales Rise Thanks to Pickups, SUVs

General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) posted total November U.S. sales of 229,296 vehicles, an increase of 1.5% compared with November 2014. Retail deliveries rose 4.4%, fleet deliveries slipped 2.2 points ...
Read Full Story »
2016 Ford F-150

Ford Widens Lead in Pickup Sales

Ford Motor Co. (NYSE: F) sold 65,192 F-Series pickups in the month of November to maintain its lead as the best-selling pickup truck in the United States. And because pickup ...
Read Full Story »
2016 Ford F-150 Limited

New Ford Labor Contract Results in $600 Million Charge

When a company reports that it is about to take a $600 million expense, shares of that company's stock usually get a stern message from stockholders. Ford Motor Co. (NYSE: ...
Read Full Story »
2016 Ford Expedition

Ford Gets No Sales, Ditches Promotion

Ford Motor Co. (NYSE: F) thought it had a winner back in October when it announced a two-month promotion called "Friends & Neighbors." Essentially the offer included a no-haggle sales ...
Read Full Story »
2016 Ford Mustang GT Convertible

Automakers Promote Black Friday Sales

New light vehicle sales have been stronger than retail sales in general, and there is some speculation that car and light truck sales could have a negative impact on Black ...
Read Full Story »

VW Sales Expected To Crash In November

No one can make the case that VW US sales will improve in November.  However, the collapse may be more than modest. The diesel engine scandal will take a huge ...
Read Full Story »
GM logo

GM Sales Expected to Rise 2% in November

November car sales are expected to rise to near-record levels, continuing a run that is two years old. However, year-over-year sales will only rise .1% from a strong November last ...
Read Full Story »

VW Offers $0 Down Payment, $0 Due at Signing

Customers can walk into a Volkswagen dealer and get a $0 down payment, $0 due at signing, $0 first's month payment, and $0 security deposit deal. The $0 program applies ...
Read Full Story »
Traffic jam

Detroit Three Automakers to See Hike in Hourly Labor Costs

United Auto Workers union members approved a new labor contract with Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. (NYSE: FCAU) after rejecting it once. The union's membership at both Ford Motor Co. (NYSE: ...
Read Full Story »

Microsoft and Volvo Offer Virtual Car Shopping

Use a hologram, open a car virtually, design it, customize it. These are all features of a new venture between Microsoft Corp. (NASDAQ: MSFT) and Volvo. It remains to be ...
Read Full Story »
2016 Ford Expedition

Best and Worst Car Insurance Deals

Among the many considerations new-car buyers take into account is how much they will have to pay to keep their new vehicle on the road. Included in that calculation ought to be ...
Read Full Story »
2015 Nissan Rogue

Pickups Are Top 3 Selling Vehicles in US

Through the first 10 months of 2015, the three top-selling vehicles in the United States were pickup trucks. The leader, as it has been for years, is Ford Motor Co.'s ...
Read Full Story »
BMW Sport Utility Vehicle

BMW and Mercedes Sales Surge in Europe

Volkswagen sales in the European Union countries fell in October, as might be expected due to its emissions scandal. The two car brands that posted extraordinary sales for the period ...
Read Full Story »

Major Changes Seen in Warren Buffett and Berkshire Hathaway Stock Holdings

Warren Buffett and Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) have released their official equity holdings of Berkshire Hathaway as of September 30, 2015. 24/7 Wall St. has followed this trend for ...
Read Full Story »

Twitter’s Importance Grows In Paris As Wall St Abandons It

Twitter (NYSE: TWTR) and Facebook (NASDAQ: FB) once again demonstrated its importance and its ability to provide an immediate social network for news and connection to others both locally and ...
Read Full Story »