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Best Auto Stocks for 2014

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Every day TheStreet Ratings produces a list of the top rated stocks, by industry. The following auto stocks are rated highest by our value-focused model. This list will be updated as upgrades and downgrades occur.

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Chrysler, Honda and Toyota all count minvans among their top-selling vehicles, while Kia is giving its new minivan a big push. Families are buying into them in a big way.
9/20/14 9:25AM
Having the best-selling cars on the U.S. market helps an automaker's case, but so do reliability and consistency from the top down.
9/10/14 8:30AM
Chrysler estimates U.S. auto sales gained 3% in August, despite widespread estimates of flat sales due to tough comparisons and one less selling day.
9/3/14 10:08AM
Record stock market performance is being matched by continuing strength in the U.S. auto markets.
8/28/14 9:45AM
Some of the most basic comforts in the auto industry didn't make it to the average car until well after the recession. These vehicles prove it.
8/27/14 8:30AM
When navigating tight streets and tiny parking spots that just kill your vehicle's fuel efficiency, it helps to have a car with a tight turning radius and forgiving fuel economy.
8/22/14 8:30AM
Post-recession U.S. car buyers care less about a car's looks than they do about its price, room and efficiency. That's led to an ugly-vehicle renaissance.
8/20/14 8:30AM
Cars assembled in the U.S. with lots of U.S. parts are great and all, but they're far more 'American' if consumers here actually buy them.
8/13/14 9:28AM
Ford and GM say continuing rapid auto sales gains are being fueled by a growing economy, replacement needs and low interest rates -- not by frothiness and easy credit.
8/1/14 1:28PM
GM shares have been beaten up too much, analysts say, while Ford shares may have gotten ahead of themselves, given the impending cost of the changeover to a new F-150.
7/23/14 6:45AM
When Warren Buffett buys a Cadillac XTS, the world sees that a smart investor listens to a sales person and that consumers are still buying GM vehicles despite recalls.
7/16/14 10:26AM
A certified pre-owned luxury vehicle gives a buyer all of the comfort with little of the immediate depreciation. It's how you get vehicles from Acura to Mercedes on the cheap.
7/14/14 8:30AM
U.S. travelers hate driving and keep getting pinched by fuel prices. This mix of vehicles increases comfort and, in many cases, decreases the number of gas stops.
7/11/14 8:30AM
Want a Lamborghini Huracan, Ferrari California or even a Corvette Stingray Z51? Get in line. Even electric versions of fairly inexpensive hatchbacks warrant a wait.
7/7/14 8:30AM
A vehicle is an investment, so why not look for one that keeps at least half of its original value after half a decade or so?
7/2/14 8:30AM

Auto Components

Chrysler, Honda and Toyota all count minvans among their top-selling vehicles, while Kia is giving its new minivan a big push. Families are buying into them in a big way.
Google is petitioning California to test its self-driving cars on a virtual landscape of the state highway system rather than on real roads.
Tesla Motors (TSLA) could have trouble meeting vehicle delivery guidance this year, according to a note published by Barclays (BCS) analysts on Wednesday.
TheStreet highlights 3 stocks pushing the services sector lower today.
European markets are rising ahead of the rates announcement from the Federal Reserve. Stocks in Asia finish mixed.
TheStreet highlights 3 stocks pushing the Automotive industry lower today.
A forecast exclusively for TheStreet suggests that even a simple change in the Fed's rhetoric on interest rates could have significant consequences.
Tesla (TSLA) shares are up after analysts at ISI Group initiated coverage with a 'buy' rating and $320 price target on Monday.
Trade-Ideas LLC identified TRW Automotive Holdings (TRW) as a pre-market mover with heavy volume candidate
Visteon will be even better if it splits in two and Ulta Salon should be bought now ahead of its analyst day next month.

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