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Mercedes Expects Strong Profits

Mercedes Expects Strong Profits. But Storm Clouds Gather Including Diesel Threat. Daimler, which owns Mercedes-Benz cars, was hugely profitable again last year and expects to perform at least as well in 2018, but investors are worrying that the strength of the euro might knock it off course, while ongoing spending on new technology won’t necessarily […]

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JLR Returns To Stability But Big Problems Loom

JLR Returns To Stability But Big Problems Loom. “After the last few quarters of earnings volatility we suspect investors will welcome the lack of drama” Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) has been making investors nervous with surprise news from its financial statements, but the latest news was more reassuring.  “Dull will do just fine,” said Bernstein […]

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FCA Shares Stay Strong After 2017 Results, Positive Outlook

FCA Shares Stay Strong After 2017 Results, Positive Outlook. Jeep Reportedly Misses 2017 Sales Target, Jeopardising 2018’s “FCA: Resistance is futile”, Says Analyst Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) shares have powered ahead since the turn of the year as investors expected the company to unload tasty subsidiaries like Jeep. But retiring CEO Sergio Marchionne’s less than […]

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U.S. Car Sales Will Slide In 2018

U.S. Car Sales Will Slide In 2018. “growing second-hand inventories and a winding down of pent-up demand, will keep growth negative for at least the next two years” U.S. car sales will slide a little more this year, experts agree, but most won’t attempt to predict any further. Morgan Stanley sees a technology-obsolescence inspired downturn […]

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