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  • General Motors, Ford and DaimlerChrysler reported declines in March U.S. sales, fulfilling analysts' expectations that the Big Three U.S. automakers would all see a drop from the same month last year. Meanwhile, sales at Toyota rose, though less than expected.

  • Paul Sims adds fluids to a 2008 Ford Escape at the Ford Kansas City Assembly plant, Friday, Jan. 26, 2007, in Claycomo, Mo. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)

    General Motors, Ford Motor and the Chrysler unit of DaimlerChrysler continue to lose market share to non-U.S. rivals.

  • CNBC's Domm: Today's Agenda in the Markets Tuesday, 3 Apr 2007 | 9:13 AM ET

    Stocks are geared up to open higher this morning after yesterday's sluggish activity. Auto sales and pending home sales data are features today.

  • Baseball fans have been waiting for the umpires' cry of "Play Ball!" since October, but it's the corporate sponsors, stadium concession operators and media companies that broadcast the games that stand to benefit the most from Opening Day.

  • Guest Blogger Mishlove: "Surfing" For The Right Dip Monday, 2 Apr 2007 | 12:37 PM ET

    Guest blogger Jeff Mishlove is back--with more insights for you contest players. He's called this piece, "Surf the Waves and Buy the Dips." Here it is: You don’t have to live in California or Hawaii to surf the stock market. And, you can buy the dips without worrying about consuming too many calories or grams of fat. In fact, during the heyday of the 1990’s internet bubble, the rallying cry was “buy every dip!”

  • Stocks closed sharply lower after being down all day on Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke's remarks that "economic uncertainty" has increased. "The market has these little flips up and down but it's been quiet and down all day long," said Mike Driscoll, head of listed trading at Bear Stearns

  • UAW Rejects Latest Delphi Contract Proposal Wednesday, 28 Mar 2007 | 12:05 PM ET

    The United Auto Workers union has rejected a new "comprehensive proposal" from bankrupt auto parts supplier Delphi , UAW Vice President Cal Rapson said on Wednesday, calling the offer "pathetic."

  • General Motors Will Not Bid for Chrysler: Times of London Wednesday, 28 Mar 2007 | 12:15 AM ET

    General Motors will not make a first-round bid for DaimlerChrysler's Chrysler unit, leaving just private equity firms and an auto parts supplier in the running, the Times reported on Wednesday.

  • UAW President: Don't Mistake Cooperation for Weakness Tuesday, 27 Mar 2007 | 2:09 PM ET

    Gettelfinger said the UAW would fight at the bargaining table, in the courts, politically and "if need be on the picket line."

  • DaimlerChrysler shares were trading higher Tuesday following several media reports that said private-equity bids for Chrysler could come in as early as this Thursday.

  • The chief executives of the Big Three auto makers told President Bush they will work with the administration to cut oil consumption by 20% over the next ten years, CNBC's Scott Cohn reported.

  • GM Stock May Stall As Turnaround Slows, Analysts Say Monday, 26 Mar 2007 | 1:53 PM ET
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    Shares of General Motors, which surged last year on early turnaround indications, could stall now as the automaker comes to terms with sliding market share and continued cash burn, according to analysts.

  • Chief Execs of the Big Three automakers headed to the White House today to discuss the latest advances in alternative fuel technology with President Bush. Their focus: Bush’s support for alternative fuel vehicles and his plan to cut gas consumption by 20% in ten years.

  • DaimlerChrysler shares  gained sharply on Friday on speculation that the German automaker could be nearing a deal to sell struggling U.S. unit Chrysler.

  • THE WEEK AHEAD: Bernanke Speaks, Data and Iran Sunday, 25 Mar 2007 | 7:12 PM ET

    After a stellar week for Wall Street, investors this week face a barrage of economic data, testimony from Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke and a worrisome war of words with Iran.

  • Toyota Not Among Carmakers Invited To White House Sunday, 25 Mar 2007 | 3:18 PM ET

    Toyota Motor is creating U.S. jobs, making friends in Washington and leading in fuel-saving technology, yet will not be at the table when President George W. Bush meets major automakers to talk energy policy on Monday

  • Mad Mail for Friday, March 23 Friday, 23 Mar 2007 | 6:57 PM ET

    Cramer coaches viewers on whether to dump Altria after the spinoff, how to use the Dean Foods dividend to make money, and what alternative fuels mean for the struggling automakers - and for struggling Americans.Investing can be confusing. Luckily, Cramer has mapped out some road rules for all you Home Gamers trying to navigate the jungle that is Wall Street. Think of it as "Mad Money 101" –- some fundamental advice to keep in mind as you play the market. Whether you're a first time investor or a seasoned financier, it's always good to remember the basics.

  • GM Gives Out Stock Bonuses for First time Since 2003 Friday, 23 Mar 2007 | 5:27 AM ET

    For the first time since 2003, General Motors  is giving bonuses in the form of stock to Chairman and Chief Executive Rick Wagoner and other top executives.

  • President George W. Bush will meet next week with the chief executives from Detroit's largest automakers, the White House said on Wednesday.

  • As Jobs Leave, Detroit Struggles To Find Its Way Tuesday, 20 Mar 2007 | 4:24 PM ET

    President Bush will tour two factories today where GM and Ford make hybrid vehicles. His visit to the Kansas City auto plants is the first of his presidency to domestic auto factories and is also an effort to improve relationships with Detroit’s Big Three after a tumultuous year. Their troubles are having a significant economic ripple effect on the city the automakers call home. CNBC’s Mike Huckman went to Detroit to check on the struggling city.