Detroit automakers have begun to close the quality and reliability gap with their rivals, and a new study suggests that domestic models may even be taking the lead in many key market segments. NBC News reports.» Read More
Detroit automakers have begun to close the quality and reliability gap with their rivals, and a new study suggests that domestic models may even be taking the lead in many key market segments. NBC News reports.
**APPLE INC, $447.94, up 2 pct. William Blair& Co analyst Anil Doradla said the bond oversubscription showed investor confidence in Apple, adding that shareholders will get these benefits, and that capital allocation is driving the shares up. **AVEO PHARMACEUTICALS INC, $2.69, down 49 pct.
U.S. stocks extended their advance on Thursday, with the Nasdaq Composite up 1 percent, led by gains in shares of Apple and Gilead Sciences. **GILEAD SCIENCES INC, $52.88, up 5 pct.
**ORCHARD SUPPLY HARDWARE STORES, $2.11, up 42 pct. Telular said it may solicit superior proposals from third parties through may 29, 2013. Germany's Bayer AG has agreed to buy the U.S. contraceptive devices maker for $1.1 billion, aiming to underpin its position as the world's largest women's healthcare provider.
April 29- Three months ended March 31. Net Profit 2.60 vs 3.36 Net Sales 21.90 vs 22.68 EPS 82.7 vs 107 NOTE: Bosch Ltd manufactures auto components. *Source text:* Further company coverage ().
TOKYO, April 26- Japan's Denso Corp, the world's second-biggest auto parts supplier, booked operating profit of 74.4 billion yen for the January-March quarter, down 5.3 percent from a year earlier when it was still recovering from an earthquake that disrupted production.
Checking a vehicle's brake pads and rotors might sound difficult, but according to Flat 12 Gallery's technician, Eric Ables, one of the stars of CNBC Prime's "The Car Chasers," it's pretty simple.
A new AAA report shows the average cost of driving 15,000 miles a year rose to $9,122 per year in 2012, a roughly two percent increase. The biggest increases were in maintenance costs and insurance costs.
Owner Jeff Allen, star of CNBC Prime's "The Car Chasers," has bought and sold used cars for decades, so he knows something about the process. Here he shares basic tips to help make buying a used car less tricky.
For those who not mechanically inclined, having an issue pop up with their car can be a daunting process, and can become downright miserable as they search for the right mechanic.
Here are three basic defensive driving tips all drivers should follow to ensure their safety from Flat 12 Gallery’s Perry Barndt, star of CNBC Prime’s “The Car Chasers.”
How do you know when it's time to change your tires? We put the question to Jeff Allen, owner of Flat 12 Gallery and star of CNBC Prime's "The Car Chasers."
How do you really know when to change your car's oil? And is paying extra at the pump for premium gas a rip off or really worth it?
One of the easiest and simplest things to increase the value of your car is ensure your steering wheel matches your car; and, if not change it. Here's how.
Subaru is recalling up to 47,419 cars and crossover vehicles equipped with remote starters because the engines could start on their own.
BERLIN/ DETROIT, Feb 11- Ulrich Hackenberg isn't yet a household name but if Volkswagen's $70 billion bet on his big idea pays off, he may join the likes of Henry Ford, Alfred Sloan and Taiichi Ohno in the canon of auto industry pioneers.
TORONTO, Jan 27- All systems are go for Canada's auto parts sector. The fortunes of Magna International Inc, Linamar Corp and Martinrea International Inc are tightly tied to the Detroit Three and the health of the U.S. vehicle market.
DETROIT, Jan 16- Billionaire investor Wilbur Ross wants International Automotive Components, the auto supplier he controls, to go public to get access to cheaper capital, but he added he was in no rush for an initial public offering.
*Fisker courts Asian investors as China bolsters EV goals. BEIJING, Jan 11- Top executives at Fisker Automotive Inc, maker of the sleek Karma plug-in hybrid, are scouring Asia- in particular, China- for funding and strategic partners that are viewed as crucial to the automaker's success, four people familiar with the matter said.
*Multibillion-dollar effort to boost sales in Europe, Asia. DETROIT, Dec 21- The 62- year-old Jeep brand is poised to get a sweeping multibillion-dollar overhaul that will expand the product range, boost its overseas presence and knit the fortunes of Jeep and U.S. parent Chrysler even more closely with those of Italy's Fiat SpA.