Topic: Consumer Cyclicals
Jeep Grand Cherokee has gotten positive media reviews, and sales of the Jeep Grand Cherokee in the third quarter were about double the pace of its predecessor. Chrysler said Monday that its profit outlook is improving.
11/08/2010 05:03 pm
Jeep Grand Cherokee saw sales jump 41 percent this year compared with a year ago.
11/08/2010 02:33 pm
General Motors is expected to price its upcoming auction of shares near $29. But that may be too low, Barron's says.
11/08/2010 10:36 am
Animated comedy 'Megamind' pulls through on its voice casting with Will Ferrell as the supervillain.
11/05/2010 03:51 pm
Nissan cars were recalled in March, but Nissan still achieved huge second-quarter earnings.
11/05/2010 11:18 am
Top picks: Randy Bachman on the radio, 'Breadcrumb Trail' app, Kings of Leon's 'Come Around Sundown,' and more
Guitarist 'Randy Bachman's Vinyl Tap' on the radio, iPhone app 'Breadcrumb Trail,' new album from Kings of Leon 'Come Around Sundown,' and more recommendations.
11/04/2010 04:24 pm
Electric cars: Panasonic, Japan's biggest electronics maker, will acquire about a 2 percent stake in Tesla, purchasing Tesla common stock at $21.15 per share.
11/04/2010 03:19 pm
Tesla Motors, which recently opened a new factory in the California town of Fremont, has received $30 million in investment capital from Panasonic. In exchange, Panasonic gets a two percent investment stake in Tesla Motors.
11/04/2010 01:12 pm
America's longest postwar recession officially ended more than a year ago. But in some places, the recession still looks alive and well. Here are four cities that over the past year have seen the biggest drops in employment and at least a 1 percentage point rise in the unemployment rate, according to the US Department of Labor. Is your city on the list?
11/03/2010 06:39 pm
The emergence of the tea party movement is arguably the most dynamic element of the 2010 midterm elections. Many 'tea party' candidates won the backing of former Alaska governor Sarah Palin – but also earned the disdain of the Republican establishment. In the end, which candidates with tea party support won, who lost, and what's next?
11/03/2010 05:10 pm