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2018 European Auto Sales Fizzle

The European Automobile Manufacturers Association (ACEA) on Wednesday reported new vehicle registration totals in the European Union (EU) for December and for all of 2018. Sales declined by 8.4% year ...
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11 Largest Bankruptcies of All Time

Northern California natural gas and electricity provider PG&E Corp. (NYSE: PCG) recently announced its intention to file for bankruptcy protection under Chapter 11 of the U.S. bankruptcy code. If that ...
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Friday’s Biggest Winners and Losers in the S&P 500

January 11, 2019: The S&P 500 closed flat at 2,596.22. The DJIA closed flat at 23,995.88. Separately, the Nasdaq closed down 0.2% at 6,971.48. Friday was a down day for ...
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General Motors Has Big Plans for 2019 and the Numbers to Match

General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) shares jumped on Friday after the company provided guidance for its 2019 full year. The automaker also updated investors on its strategic plan for growing ...
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US Consumers Bought Lots of Cars in 2018 but May Hit the Brakes in 2019

All told, U.S. consumers bought 1.64 million new cars and light trucks in December, making the month the second-best for sales for the entire year. The seasonally adjusted annual rate ...
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Ford F-Series Dominates 2018 Pickup Market, Ram Outsells Silverado

Ford Motor Co. (NYSE: F) sold 87,772 F-Series pickups in December, topping sales of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. (NYSE: FCAU) Ram pickups of 60,155 units. General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM), ...
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GM Reports Weaker Q4, Full-Year US Sales

General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) on Thursday posted U.S. fourth-quarter sales of 785,229 vehicles, a decrease of 2.7% compared with the fourth quarter of 2017. For the full year, sales ...
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GM Will Hit Electric Vehicle Incentive Limit in 2018

When General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) reports fourth-quarter sales on Thursday, the company is also expected to announce that it has sold more than 200,000 all-electric or plug-in hybrid electrics, ...
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Tariff Suspension Won’t Help Ford’s Plunging Sales in China

Sales of Ford Motor Co. (NYSE: F) vehicles in China continue to deteriorate. Year over year, sales volume dropped 55% in November to just 55,434 units. For the year to ...
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November European Auto Sales Slide for Third Straight Month

The European Automobile Manufacturers Association (ACEA) on Friday reported new vehicle registration totals in the European Union for the month of November. Sales declined by 8% year over year in ...
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Apple to Build $1 Billion Campus in Texas

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) announced it will build a $1 billion facility in Austin, Texas, and add other large operations in Seattle, San Diego, and Culver City, California. Apple said ...
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6 Most Important Things in Business Today

Car executive Carlos Ghosn finally has been charged. According to Reuters: Tokyo prosecutors officially charged ousted Nissan Motor chairman Carlos Ghosn on Monday for under-reporting his income and extended his ...
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6 Most Important Things in Business Today

An important Chinese executive was arrested in Canada based on a request by the United States. According to Reuters: The daughter of Chinese tech giant Huawei’s founder has been arrested ...
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Ram Pickup Sales Soar, Ford F-Series Sales Edge Down

Ford Motor Co. (NYSE: F) sold 72,102 F-Series pickups in November, topping sales of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. (NYSE: FCAU) Ram pickups of 52,056 units. Ram sales were up 44% ...
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20 Stocks Loving the China Tariff Delays

Was this a ceasefire or a delay of the trade war and tariffs with China? That answer depends on whom you ask, and it is important to think about whether ...
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