Best Investments for 2015
Average mileage is on the rise, but hulking gas guzzlers still find their way onto U.S. roads. Contrary to popular belief, they aren't all playthings for the rich.
Just five companies have accounted for 35% of all Super Bowl commercials within the past five years. Chances are, you're familiar with their best work.
Chrysler is expected to cap a successful year with a 20% sales gain in December, as overall auto sales are projected to rise about 10% for the month.
Chrysler Fiat continues to lead the auto industry's sales gains in November, while Ford's sales slow as buyers await the new F-150.
GM says sales rise 19% and average transaction prices are the highest in company history, but Ford sees a 3% sales drop as it prepares for a new F-150 model.
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.
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.
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.
Record stock market performance is being matched by continuing strength in the U.S. auto markets.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Computers in your car already do a lot more of the decision-making than you'd guess. How long until they take over completely?
The top global maker of luxury automobiles posted a 9.5% profit margin, meeting its goal.
The following Allstate (ALL) conference call took place on May 6, 2015, 09:00 AM ET. This is a transcript of that earnings call:
The following Mylan (MYL) conference call took place on May 5, 2015, 04:30 PM ET. This is a transcript of that earnings call:
The following Lauder (Estee) (EL) conference call took place on May 5, 2015, 09:30 AM ET. This is a transcript of that earnings call:
Tesla's luxurious P85D matches and beats the competition in several categories, but a cheaper car might still be better for you.
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Tesla has managed to bring the sizzle and the steak to investors, and it's looking to build on that momentum.
Gold shares finish unchanged, silver shares close higher. No changes in either GLD or SLV. A decent sales report from the U.S. Mint. Not much in/out activity in either gold or silver at the COMEX-approved depositories on Friday.
Groupon ahead of reporting earnings this week. Tesla soars on Credit Suisse positive comments ahead of its earnings.
Portfolio Manager Jim Cramer and Director of Research Jack Mohr reveal their investment tactics while giving advanced notice before every trade.
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