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Consumers have feasted on discounts this holiday season, but it means thinner profit margins for retailers.
NEW YORK, Dec 6- Consumers have feasted on discounts this holiday season, but it means thinner profit margins for retailers from Wal-Mart Stores Inc to Neiman Marcus, and car makers, a red flag for investors who have ridden a sector rally all year.
*Australia, S.Korea just signed free trade agreement. SEOUL/ SYDNEY, Dec 6- General Motors Co may consider shipping more South Korean-made cars to Australia, a source said on Friday, as part of a global restructuring that will see its Chevrolet brand in Europe dropped and production in Australia potentially scrapped.
*Announcement due this week but deferred to February 2014- ABC. SYDNEY, Dec 6- General Motors Co has decided to pull out of vehicle production in Australia as early as 2016, local media reported on Friday, in what would be a major blow to the struggling industry.
DEARBORN, Mich./ SHANGHAI, Dec 5- Ford Motor Co unveiled its 50th anniversary Mustang sports car in its first global launch on Thursday, with a sleek redesign aimed at enhancing the brand's status outside the United States.
FMHR trader Jon Najarian breaks down a few reasons he thinks investors should be "long Microsoft." However, Jim Lebenthal of Lebenthal Asset Management thinks the stock is a "value trap" from here.
CNBC's Phil Lebeau discusses CEO Alan Mulally's tenure with Ford and the company's plans for international expansion.
CNBC's Jim Cramer has an idea why Microsoft's stock keeps rising, and it has more to do with muscle cars and hybrids than tablets and operating systems.
SAO PAULO, Dec 5- Production and sales of motor vehicles in Brazil fell in November as weaker demand and high inventories kept pressure on the local auto industry. Stagnant demand for cars despite heavy tax incentives from President Dilma Rousseff underscored expectations that sales in Brazil will contract this year for the first time in a decade.
Alan Mulally, Ford Motor Company president & CEO, responds to speculation that he has been approached about taking the CEO position at Microsoft.
Ford CEO Alan Mulally shows CNBC's Phil LeBeau the new 2015 Mustang, unveiled today in New York.
Alan Mulally, Ford Motor Company president & CEO, showcases Fords new iconic Mustang and responds to the speculation he will become Microsoft's next CEO. Mulally also comments on minimum wage and how it impacts auto sales.
CNBC's Jim Cramer discusses Ford Motor's makeover and the influence Alan Mulally has had on the automaker's stock.
And Ford is targeting the global market: The newest Mustang was unveiled in six cities around the world on Thursday.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
SAO PAULO, Dec 5- Automobile production in Brazil fell 10.7 percent and sales fell 8.3 percent in November from October, the national automakers' association said on Thursday. Automakers in Brazil produced some 289,600 new cars and trucks last month, while sales totaled about 302,900 vehicles, according to data released by industry group Anfavea.
Ford Motor Company will debut the sixth generation of its Mustang later today, reports CNBC's Phil LeBeau.
DETROIT, Dec 5- Nearly 50 years after launching its affordable sports car, Ford Motor Co is unveiling a global redesign of the Mustang to try to burnish the U.S. automaker's image and spur sales of its more expensive models. The car will be shown in Dearborn, Michigan, Shanghai, Sydney, Barcelona, New York and Los Angeles.
A recovering economy and cheaper prices at the pump have boosted U.S. gasoline demand in recent months, following five years of decline.
Stephen Odell, Europe, Middle East and Africa president of Ford, discusses the launch of the new Mustang on the car's fiftieth anniversary.