Luxury

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Cadillac, Lincoln Still Have Trouble Selling Cars

"Days to turn" remains one of the car industry's better measures of demand. Low days to turn means car makes shipped from manufacturers spent little time on dealer lots before ...
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No Sparkle in Tiffany Earnings or Guidance

Tiffany & Co. (NYSE: TIF) reported second-quarter 2015 results before markets opened Thursday. The luxury goods company reported adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.86 on revenues of $991 ...
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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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Can Tesla Make More Off of Used Cars and Referrals?

The used car market is a critical portion of the auto market. In fact, you simply cannot have a good new car market without there being a solid underlying used ...
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BMW Beats Mercedes in June Sales

The battle between the two largest luxury car companies based on sales goes back and forth most months. In June, BMW was the leader, edging out Mercedes by a small ...
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Tattered Cadillac Battered in New Quality Survey

The effort by General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) to revive its Cadillac luxury brand was set back again. Among the major luxury car brands, it received the worst score in the new ...
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The 25 Most Expensive Steakhouses in the Country

Steaks are expensive -- whether you buy them at the grocery store or at a restaurant. Steak is often the most expensive item on a restaurant’s menu, and steakhouses are ...
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US Household Net Worth Hits New All-Time High

The American household net wealth meter just hit another all-time high. New data from the Federal Reserve was released on Wednesday, June 11, covering the first quarter of 2015, and American ...
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Ferrari IPO Stalled Before It Reaches the Starting Line

At a conference in Venice, Italy, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. (NYSE: FCAU) CEO Sergio Marchionne said that the planned initial public offering (IPO) of the company’s Ferrari group into a ...
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How Big Are the Social and Economic Global Impacts of Gold Mining?

Gold has been the luster of kings, merchants and commoners for many centuries. One key consideration in the latter part of the 20th century, the beginning of the 21st century ...
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BMW Regains Monthly Luxury Car US Sales Lead

German automakers BMW and Mercedes-Benz have been seesawing for the monthly sales crown all year. In April, Mercedes outsold BMW by nearly 5,000 units. In May, BMW sold just over ...
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Mercedes Worldwide Sales Surge Led by US and China

Daimler reported extraordinary results for the first quarter, led by a 13% surge in global Mercedes sales that reached 641,600 vehicles for the period. Sales in the United States and ...
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What a Mercedes Pickup Truck Could Look Like

Less than two weeks ago, Daimler and its Mercedes-Benz division announced a new premium-level pickup truck by the end of the decade. The pickup is aimed at the Latin American, ...
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Navigator, Escalade Sales Soar

While American-made luxury car sales tumble, there is one luxury sector that is booming: luxury, full-size sport utility vehicles (SUVs). Sales have skyrocketed on the big vehicles with the big ...
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BMW Tops Mercedes in Sales

BMW sold more cars, sport utility vehicles (SUVs) and crossovers than Mercedes in March. Both companies can take relief that other luxury brands lagged well behind. The race between the ...
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