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The financial crisis is going to "haunt us for a long period of time" and secular, non-traditional headwinds are going to act as a governor to economic growth and stock market performance, said Doug Kass, founder and president of Seabreeze Partners Management.
AutoNation CEO Michael J. Jackson told CNBC Wednesday the government owes his company about $45 million in rebates from the cash-for-clunkers program, but said he still has faith in the program.
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He has one stock in mind. The question, though, is whether or not it still works.
Despite the market rally, portfolio manager Harry Rady of Rady Asset Management said he remains “more bearish than he’s ever been” and is continuing to take chips off the table. And Greg Olsen of Lenox Partners said he expects a pullback soon.
AutoNation CEO Mike Jackson says buyers are coming to car showrooms, but the credit isn't there to make the sales.
Market experts Alan Gayle, senior investment strategist at RidgeWorth Capital Management, and Kevin Giddis, managing director at Morgan Keegan, each said the economy has bottomed — but it will take a while before a real turnaround.
A modest pop in futures as the Consumer Price Index was flat, in line with expectations.
This is the time to buy into stocks, said Harry Rady, CEO of Rady Asset Management, and Lee Eugene Munson, CIO of Portfolio Asset Management.
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AutoNation dipped down as much as 14 percent Friday, and one trader is using the options to take a further bearish position.
Autonation CEO Mike Jackson said today that despite the government’s push towards fuel-efficient vehicles, the creation of green cars will not spur auto sales.
This may be the best time to get the deal you want on a new car or truck. In fact, if you can stomach the idea of taking on an auto loan in this economy, dealers will bend over backwards to get you in the new ride you want.
The threat of a government-backed bankruptcy is necessary to drive a "breakthrough," structural change for the auto industry, said Mike Jackson, AutoNation chairman & CEO.
The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation on Tuesday increased its share stake in heavyweights like Coca Cola, McDonald's and Autonation.
Despite the turmoil in the auto industry, AutoNation is out with better-than-expected results. The auto retailer posted fourth quarter earnings of $0.12 a share, beating Wall Street expectations by a penny.