General Motors (NYSE:GM)

Why GM and Volkswagen Are Abandoning Hybrids and Ford and Toyota Are Not

The Wall Street Journal reported Monday that General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) and Volkswagen have seen the future and it does not include hybrid electric vehicles (HEVs) like the Toyota ...
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What Saved General Motors Q2 Earnings

General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) reported second-quarter 2019 results before markets opened Thursday. The automaker posted adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $1.64 on revenues of $36.06 billion. In ...
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Automakers Choose California Over Trump

Last Thursday, four automakers struck a deal with the state of California maintaining stricter fuel-economy and emissions standards than those proposed by the Trump administration. The companies involved in the ...
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July Car Sales to Be Flat, VW to Jump

Despite worries that strong car sales in the United States cannot continue, experts expect that July sales have been strong. Helping to lead the way, once embattled Volkswagen had a ...
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AMD, GE, GM, Qualcomm, Square and More Major Earnings Coming This Week

Though we are well into the second-quarter earnings reporting season, many major companies have yet to share their results. Here, 24/7 Wall St. has put together a preview of the ...
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94% of Mexican Auto Exports Find Homes North of the Border

Mexican auto plants exported nearly 1.75 million light vehicles (cars, SUVs, and pickups) in the first six months of 2019, a year-over-year increase of 3.1% compared with the same period ...
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US Auto Sales Still Lagging, Carmakers Still Hopeful 

Automakers' U.S. sales in June were down compared to sales in the same month a year ago, but it appears that the industry did just about manage to meet expectations. ...
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Weekly Recap & Major Analyst Calls, Looking Backwards & Forwards for 2019 in 10 Minutes

Somehow, the second quarter of 2019 has come to an end and the year is now half way over. It also appears that the snap-back rally after the "Sell in ...
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Why the Crazy-High Ford and GM Dividends May Hold Up in the Next Recession

Investors love dividends. While dividends are widely cited in the media as creating one-third to half of total returns over time, some companies come with shockingly high dividend yields. Dividend ...
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Why It’s Time to Buy Ford and GM Stock (but Not Tesla?)

The automakers already have faced the so-called peak auto trends, and even with an aging fleet of cars on the road, there seems to be a secular pressure facing the ...
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America’s Biggest Car Companies Falter in June

The car industry has held up better than many experts thought it would this year. In 2018, sales topped 17 million annually for the fourth year in a row. However, ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: AMD, CenturyLink, Delphi, GM, Ford, Intel, KB Home, Micron, Nordstrom, Nvidia, Tesla, Zscaler and More

Stocks were indicated to open slightly lower on Thursday after Wednesday's rally failed to materialize into gains on the S&P 500 and Dow Jones industrial average. Volatility remains high while ...
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Chevy to Give Customers What They Want — a $100,000 Pickup

Without actually confirming the price, General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) truck marketing chief Sandor Piszar made the company's position on a $100,000 Chevy Silverado pickup crystal clear: "People want to ...
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Mexico Tariffs Kick Automakers While They Are Down

In the first four months of 2019, about 92% of the cars and trucks built in Mexico were exported to the United States. That represents about 1.03 million vehicles through ...
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May Car Sales to Slip, Ford Set to Plunge

May U.S. car sales are expected to fall compared to the same period a year ago. It is another sign that the new car sector, which has been so healthy ...
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