General Motors (NYSE:GM)

Will a $3 Billion-Plus Cost for the GM Strike Be Worth It?

General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) reportedly has finalized a settlement to end a multiweek strike by the United Auto Workers (UAW) union. As of midday on October 17, neither a ...
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GM, Union Reach Tentative Deal but Strike May Not End

In a statement loaded with qualifiers, United Autoworkers (UAW) Vice President Terry Dittes announced "the achievement of a Proposed Tentative Agreement" with General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM). Union negotiators voted ...
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Will Trade War Ruin Ford in China?

Ford Motor Co. (NYSE: F) found itself on the ropes in China in the third quarter, a place it has occupied for several years. The problem has worsened, and not ...
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Why Investors Like the GM Strike

The shares of General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) trade higher than they did at the start of the year. The United Automobile Workers' strike against the big car company started ...
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US Sales a Mixed Bag for Automakers 

Automakers' U.S. sales in the third quarter were down compared to sales in the same period a year ago. With one exception, the declines were small. While complete numbers aren't ...
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Costco Wants to Sell More Cars

For the past several years, Costco Wholesale Corp. (NASDAQ: COST) has teamed up with General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) to offer Costco club members special pricing on new GM vehicles ...
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GM Backs Off on Decision to Make Union Pay Workers’ Health Care Costs; Other Issues Unresolved

46,000 United Auto Workers (UAW) members who have been striking General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) for the past 11 days will continue to receive health care coverage following the company's ...
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Will UAW Strike Against GM End Sooner Rather Than Later?

At one minute before midnight Sunday, nearly 50,000 members of the United Auto Workers (UAW) union went on strike against General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM), the first time in a ...
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Brake Defect Forces GM Recall of 3.5 Million SUVs and Trucks

General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) notified the U.S. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) on Tuesday that it will recall 3.456 million vehicles to fix a defective vacuum pump in ...
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Why Ford’s Dividend Still Looks Safe After Moody’s Downgrade to Junk

Receiving a key credit rating downgrade can be a painful experience for many companies. When a company with an investment grade credit rating is downgraded to "junk bond" status, investors ...
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As US/China Trade War Takes a Breather, Full Trade Data and Reactions by the Numbers

The last week of August proved to be one in which the salvos in the trade war between the United States and China took a breather. On top of President ...
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30 Sustainable Dividend Yields of 3.5% to Over 5% for Cautious Income Investors

It's a tricky world for income investors. There is currently around $15 trillion worth of government bonds trading at negative yields between Europe and Japan, and U.S. bond buyers have ...
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US/China Trade Data by the Numbers, and How Exposed Top American Companies Are

With all the news now about tariffs having turned into an outright trade war with China, and with the market's drop on Friday resembling an even larger drop a week ...
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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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