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European Auto Sales Rise 7.1% in January; Ford Pulling Even With FCA

The European Automobile Manufacturers Association (ACEA) reported Thursday that new vehicle registrations in the European Union (EU) jumped by 7.1% in January, compared with new registrations in January of 2017. ...
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Euro Area GDP Jumps 2.7% in Q4, Keeping Pace With US

Eurostat reported that euro area gross domestic product (GDP) rose 2.7% in the fourth quarter, compared to the same quarter in 2016. That means the growth of the once deeply ...
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Why Analysts Are Slashing Their Targets for Puma Biotechnology

Puma Biotechnology Inc. (NASDAQ: PBYI) saw its shares take a dive on Wednesday following regulatory events in Europe. Specifically, the Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use (CHMP) of the ...
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As European Auto Sales Rise 3.4% in 2017, FCA Outsells Ford

The European Automobile Manufacturers Association (ACEA) reported Wednesday that new vehicle registrations in the European Union (EU) dropped by 4.9% in December compared with new registrations in December of 2016. ...
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Ford November European Sales Volume Rises, Market Share Dips

The European Automobile Manufacturers Association (ACEA) reported Thursday that new vehicle registrations in the European Union (EU) rose 5.9% in November, compared with new registrations in November of 2016. New ...
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6 Most Important Things in Business Today

The United Kingdom and European Union finally set terms to move ahead with negotiations to severe their relationship. According to Reuters: Britain and the European Union struck a deal on ...
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Apple Agrees to $14.5 Billion Irish Escrow Fund

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) and its Ireland-based subsidiary were slapped with a $14.5 billion penalty last year related to an alleged sweetheart tax deal that the U.S. firm received from ...
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OECD Sees Global Growth Hitting 7-Year High

The global growth story continues. The Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) is reporting that the global economy is on pace to have the best year of growth since ...
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Ford October European Sales Maintain Volume, Share Lead Over Fiat Chrysler

The European Automobile Manufacturers Association (ACEA) reported Thursday that new vehicle registrations in the European Union (EU) rose 5.9% in October compared with new registrations in October of 2016. New ...
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Yes, There Is a Real Cost for Brexit

If you want research covering Britain and Europe, maybe it is best to go overseas to get it. There have been costs associated with the recent Brexit vote that are ...
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UBS Signals Stronger European Corporate Profits Than US in 2017

It is no secret that there is a raging bull market right now, and 2017 has only been an accelerated year within that long-term recovery after the Great Recession. Pro-business ...
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Ford September European Sales Regains Lead Over Fiat Chrysler

The European Automobile Manufacturers Association (ACEA) reported Tuesday that new vehicle registrations in the European Union (EU) fell 2% in September compared with new registrations in September of 2016. New ...
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European Sales of Electric Cars Rises by 32% in First Half of 2017

European sales of battery electric vehicles (BEV) and plug-in hybrid electric vehicles (PHEV) totaled 135,100 in the first half of this year, up 32% compared with sales in the first ...
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How Genuine Parts Is Breaking Into Europe

Genuine Parts Co. (NYSE: GPC) shares made a solid gain to kick off the week, pushing back to even on the year. What spurred this turnaround? Genuine Parts is buying ...
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UK Suffers Credit Downgrade

The confounding effects of the Brexit have caught up with the United Kingdom. As the country tries to untangle itself from most of its decades-long relationship with the European Union, ...
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