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Automakers Spent $90 Million on Super Bowl Ads

The auto industry spends a small fortune on advertising during the Super Bowl. Some industry folks even think of the game as the second-largest auto show in the United States. ...
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How Analysts View Ford and GM After Earnings

U.S. new car sales in 2015 rose to a record total of some 17.5 million units sold. The surge was the result of low unemployment (5% in December), low interest ...
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How a Michigan State License Would Help Tesla Recover From Lows

Things don’t look too good for Tesla Motors Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA) as new 52-week lows are setting in below the $170 threshold. This comes on the heels of some embarrassing ...
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4 Incredibly Safe Dividend Stocks to Buy as Market Volatility Continues

Every time it seems safe to go back in the water, oil gets hammered and the stock market dives again. One very good sign is that most of Wall Street ...
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Lincoln Sales Rise as Cadillac Craters

Sales of troubled luxury car brands Lincoln and Cadillac moved different directions in January. In January, Ford Motor Co.'s (NYSE: F) Lincoln sales rose 8.4% to 7,177 year over year, ...
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Ford Leads in Pickup Sales Despite 5% Drop in January

Ford Motor Co. (NYSE: F) sold 50,540 F-Series pickups in the month of January, a decline of 5.2% year over year. Compared with December 2015 sales, that's a drop of ...
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GM January Sales Tick Higher

General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) posted total January U.S. sales of 203,745 vehicles, an increase of 0.5% compared with January 2015. Retail deliveries rose 9%, fleet deliveries slipped 6.2 points ...
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Can Ford Sell 900,000 F-150 Pickups in 2016?

Ford Motor Co.'s (NYSE: F) F-150 pickup went through a major transformation last year. The manufacturer began sales of a part aluminum body product. Sales were hampered by production problems. ...
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GM Earnings May Be Good Recession Measure

General Motors Co.'s (NYSE: GM) earnings could be a good measure of the general economy, if auto sales make a good barometer of consumer spending and confidence. GM's revenue for ...
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Costco Sold 58,000 GM Cars During Holiday Promotion

Beginning October 2 and ending January 4, Costco Wholesale Corp. (NASDAQ: COST) and General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) sponsored a promotion for Costco members who wanted to purchase a new ...
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5 Huge January Stock Buybacks Too Big to Ignore

Investors love dividends. They also love stock buybacks. At the higher tax-bracket, some investors actually do better after their taxes and fees on buybacks (capital gains) than they do off dividends. ...
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Automobiles: US vs Japan, and Everything in Between

Car sales are one of the first things to dip in a recession, and they are among the first to benefit during a recovery. Yet, despite a doubling of auto ...
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Blizzard Hurt January Car Sales, but Fiat Chrysler Thrives

The blizzard that shut down parts of the states from Kentucky to Rhode Island affected cars sales, according to Kelley Blue Book (KBB). The event barely hurt Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. ...
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Chrysler to Make Profit-Sharing Payments to 40,000 Workers

United Autoworkers (UAW) union members who work for Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. (NYSE: FCAU) will be getting profit-sharing checks in amounts of up to $4,000 as a result of the ...
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Volvo, Honda, Chevy Win 2016 Green Car Awards

At last week's Washington, D.C., Auto Show, three cars were named by Green Car Journal and Cars of Change as Green Cars of the Year for 2016. In the Luxury ...
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