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Cadillac Gets High Rating for Quality

Cadillac can barely sell any cars, compared to its three Germany competitors and the luxury divisions of Japanese companies. However, General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) brand can point to a ...
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Chrysler Flunks Dependability Study

Of the 33 automobile brands ranked in the 2015 U.S. vehicle dependability study conducted by J.D. Power, three of the bottom five brands belong to Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV (NYSE: ...
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Merrill Lynch Dividend Yield Stocks to Buy

With a general consensus that at some point this year, maybe as soon as this summer, interest rates are poised to rise, owning dividend yield stocks is a somewhat contrarian ...
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Mercedes-Benz Recalls Nearly 150,000 Cars

The National Highway Transportation Safety Administration (NHTSA) handled 26 recall, investigation or complaint notices affecting 2014 model year vehicles sold in the United States by Mercedes-Benz. That is one more ...
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BMW Shares Pound US Companies

Shares of BMW (Bayerische Motoren Werke) have risen almost 33% in the past 12 months. U.S. automakers’ stocks, by comparison, have added less than 10% to their share prices. The ...
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Best Family Cars for 2015

There could be as many “best” family cars as there are families, but then what would we have to talk about and argue over? The analysts and editors at Kelley ...
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Why GM’s Shares Have Surged

All is forgiven, based on the movement of General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) shares recently. Record recalls, trouble in Europe and what some thought were modest U.S. sales have not kept the ...
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What Happens If GM Loses Its Bankruptcy Shield?

When the predecessor to General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) filed for bankruptcy protection in 2009, one item that was mostly left behind for the “old GM” to deal with was ...
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Volkswagen Takes 25% of Europe Car Market

Car sales, based on registrations, rose 6.7% in the European Union during January to 999,157. Volkswagen had an extraordinary 25% market share. Despite its size, VW sales rose at the ...
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Meet the 2015 Warren Buffett and Berkshire Hathaway Stocks

Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) has made its quarterly filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission for its holdings as of December 31, 2014. For all practical purposes, this filing is ...
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GM’s Europe Sales Surge in January

After years of trouble in Europe, General Motors Co.'s (NYSE: GM) sales turned sharply higher in January, outpacing the region's overall performance. The results, driven by results of GM's Opel/Vauxhall ...
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As Recalls Hit 64 Million, Car Sales Soar

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) reported that 63.95 million vehicles were recalled last year, which is a record. That did not affect what was close to another near record -- car sales ...
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Apple Value Now Larger Than Combined GE, Wal-Mart, GM, McDonald’s

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) has been all over the news for being the first company to close above a $700 billion market cap. That blows out the likes of the ...
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UBS’s 4 Stocks to Buy With Domestic and Global Vehicle Sales Booming

One solid effect for the economy of falling oil prices has been the lowering of gasoline prices to the American consumer. Though prices at the pump have ticked off of ...
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Why Tesla Is Not a Takeover Target

Tesla Motors Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA) management says it builds the best electric cars in the world. A great deal of research supports that. However, it has begun to struggle to ...
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