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Ford Motor Co. rose$. 02 or. 1 percent, to $17.64. General Motors Co. fell$. 17 or. 5 percent, to $34.90. Honda Motor Co. rose$. 19 or. 5 percent, to $35.18.
DETROIT, July 28- General Motors Co has pushed forward the launch of its next-generation full-size pickups by about nine months to fall 2018, hoping to narrow rival Ford Motor Co's still-sizable lead in meeting future U.S. fuel-economy standards, supplier sources said on Monday.
Ford Motor Co. fell$. 09 or. 5 percent, to $17.53. General Motors Co. fell$. 04 or. 1 percent, to $35.03. Honda Motor Co. rose$. 06 or. 2 percent, to $35.05.
Technology trendsetters Apple Inc., Google Inc., Facebook Inc. and Netflix Inc. all mined foreign countries to produce earnings or revenue that exceeded analysts' projections in their latest quarters. Century-old companies such as Coca-Cola Co. and Ford Motor Co. also are hoping to make more money in countries including China and India.
DETROIT, July 26- U.S. safety regulators are investigating the potential for air bags to fail because of software issues in older Chevrolet Impala sedans made by General Motors Co, after receiving a consumer complaint about an alleged incident in Texas.
A war breaks out between Israel and Hamas. An airliner is shot out of the sky in Ukraine. That helped the market overcome its latest dip, on July 17th, when a passenger jet was shot down in eastern Ukraine and Israel invaded the Gaza Strip, raising investor worries that conflicts around the world could escalate and destabilize financial markets.
Ford Motor Co. fell$. 13 or. 7 percent, to $17.71. General Motors Co. fell$. 78 or 2.2 percent, to $34.96. Honda Motor Co. fell$. 05 or. 1 percent, to $35.08.
DETROIT— The U.S. government's highway safety agency has opened a formal investigation into air bag failures in some Chevrolet Impala full-size cars made by General Motors.
FOX LAKE, Ill., July 25- The news about deadly crashes linked to a faulty ignition switch, followed by wave upon wave of recalls, did not bode well for General Motors dealers earlier this year. It conjured visions of worried, frustrated drivers pouring onto lots like Raymond Chevrolet, outside of Chicago.
BEIJING— General Motors Co. and its main Chinese partner are recalling nearly 20,000 imported Cadillac SRX sport utility vehicles and Chevrolet Camaros to replace defective seat bolts. This is GM's third recall in China in 14 months. In May 2013, they recalled imported SRX sport utility vehicles to adjust nuts on wheels.
SAO PAULO, July 24- General Motors Co wants to put nearly a fifth of its workers at a factory in Brazil on paid leave, an auto workers union said on Thursday, amid falling output in Latin America's largest economy. General Motors put 940 workers at the same factory on paid leave in 2012, and the union said 598 of them were later fired.
Ford Motor Co. rose$. 06 or. 3 percent, to $17.84. General Motors Co. fell $1.67 or 4.5 percent, to $35.74. Honda Motor Co. fell$. 02 or. 1 percent, to $35.13.
*Caterpillar drags on Dow; Facebook at record on results. *Amazon shares fall after market's close; Baidu rallies. NEW YORK, July 24- U.S. stocks finished a quiet session mostly flat on Thursday as earnings painted a mixed picture of the economy, though the S&P 500 set another record closing high.
FRANKFURT/ DETROIT, July 24- Ford Motor Co and General Motors Co said on Thursday the crisis in Ukraine has exacerbated a sales slowdown in Russia, but the carmakers said they were on track to turn around their European operations after years of economic instability on the Continent.
*Caterpillar drags on Dow; Facebook stock at record on results. NEW YORK, July 24- U.S. stocks ended a quiet session on Thursday as earnings painted a mixed picture of the economy, though the S&P 500 set another record closing high. Recent gains on Wall Street have been fueled by earnings, which have been strong this quarter.
US stock market ends little changed after mixed signals on the economy, earnings Fewer and fewer US layoffs mean job security is as strong as it's been in more than 8 years Starbucks profit rises as new food, drinks help drive sales IMF cuts global growth forecast because of slowdowns in US, Russia and emerging markets Court throws out Chiquita terror payment claims involving thousands of Colombian deaths Obama calls anew for limits on US company mergers overseas, says it's a question of patriotism Revenue increases lift 2 Q profits at airlines, which share the bounty with investors General Motors 2 Q profit falls 85 pct., drained by massive recall costs Ford's second quarter net profit up 6 percent to $1.3 billion as Europe makes money again US new-home sales tumble 8.1 percent in June to annual rate of 406,000
Ignition switches have presented General Motors with significant safety issues this year. Here are details of the switch problems by the numbers, including new information filed Thursday in GM's second-quarter report to securities regulators:. The latest switch recall, of 7.2 million midsize cars including the Chevrolet Malibu, happened June 30.
DETROIT, July 24- Ford Motor Co one-upped its larger rival General Motors Co in the second quarter, showing a profit in Europe for the first time in three years while GM was weighed down by recall-related costs in the United States.
Fewer and fewer US layoffs mean job security is as strong as it's been in more than 8 years IMF cuts global growth forecast because of slowdowns in US, Russia and emerging markets Court throws out Chiquita terror payment claims involving thousands of Colombian deaths Stocks pause in early afternoon trading as Caterpillar, homebuilders offset better earnings Revenue increases lift 2 Q profits at airlines, which share the bounty with investors General Motors 2 Q profit falls 85 pct., drained by massive recall costs Ford's second quarter net profit up 6 percent to $1.3 billion as Europe makes money again US new-home sales tumble 8.1 percent in June to annual rate of 406,000 $300 million later, Social Security trying to salvage computer system that doesn't work Wal-Mart promotes exec of Asia division Greg Foran as new CEO of Wal-Mart US stores
*U.S. stocks edge up along with MSCI world index. "The lower-than-expected U.S. initial jobless claims has made people focus on the improving labor market situation," said Ian Lyngen, senior government bond strategist, at CRT Capital in Stamford, Connecticut.