After leading the automaker back to the top in global sales, the company's board and CEO are likely to sign off on a 28 percent pay increase for the company's leadership, reports CNBC's Phil LeBeau.» Read More
Ford Motor Co. rose$. 01 or. 1 percent, to $15.52. General Motors Co. fell$. 29 or. 9 percent, to $33.64. Honda Motor Co. fell$. 27 or. 7 percent, to $36.54.
Ford Motor Co. rose$. 12 or. 8 percent, to $15.63. General Motors Co. rose$. 13 or. 4 percent, to $34.06. Toyota Motor Corp. rose$. 12 or. 1 percent, to $120.04.
A new study shows drivers who use hands free cell phones to talk or send messages while on the road are more distracted than those not using a cell phone behind the wheel.
TOKYO, June 12- The Nikkei average slipped on Wednesday, extending the previous session's decline on disappointment that the Bank of Japan offered no fresh measures to quell volatility that has hit the bond market since it embarked on its massive stimulus programme in April.
TOKYO, June 12- Japan's Nikkei share average slipped below 13,000 on Wednesday, as the strong yen dragged down exporters in the wake of a sell-off in global equities after disappointment over a lack of fresh measures from the Bank of Japan to quell bond market volatility.
Ford Motor Co. fell$. 20 or 1.3 percent, to $15.51. General Motors Co. fell$. 81 or 2.3 percent, to $33.93. Honda Motor Co. fell$. 51 or 1.4 percent, to $36.81.
Ford Motor Co. fell$. 10 or. 6 percent, to $15.61. General Motors Co. fell$. 44 or 1.3 percent, to $34.30. Honda Motor Co. fell$. 24 or. 6 percent, to $37.08.
Ford Motor Co. fell$. 18 or 1.1 percent, to $15.54. General Motors Co. fell$. 39 or 1.1 percent, to $34.35. Honda Motor Co. fell$. 37 or 1.0 percent, to $36.95.
The Great Rotation may not consist of a mass rush out of bonds, but wait until investors see their quarterly statements.
A decade after the Toyota Prius became a hit as the first hybrid to attract large numbers of buyers, sales of the popular car need a charge.
*Nikkei falls 0.5 pct, Topix down 0.3 pct. TOKYO, June 11- The Nikkei share average fell as much as 1.5 percent on Tuesday afternoon after some investors were disappointed that the Bank of Japan did not announce a new long-dated funding operation to calm the bond market some had expected.
TOKYO, June 11- Japan's Nikkei average was essentially flat on Tuesday after posting its biggest one-day rise since March 2011 on Monday as investors largely held their fire before the outcome of the Bank of Japan's policy meeting.
Ford Motor Co. fell$. 02 or. 1 percent, to $15.71. General Motors Co. fell$. 29 or. 8 percent, to $34.74. Honda Motor Co. rose$. 18 or. 5 percent, to $37.32.
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration opened an investigation into 320,000 Honda minivans to determine if they should be recalled for airbags that spontaneously deploy.
Ford Motor Co. fell$. 05 or. 3 percent, to $15.68. General Motors Co. fell$. 30 or. 9 percent, to $34.73. Honda Motor Co. rose$. 25 or. 7 percent, to $37.39.
U.S. stocks popped on word that Standard & Poor's affirmed the United States' debt ratings, revising its outlook to "stable" from "negative" on receding credit risks.
TOKYO, June 10- Japan's Nikkei share average jumped 4.9 percent on Monday, marking its biggest one-day gain since March 2011, after U.S. jobs data eased growth concerns but was not strong enough for the Federal Reserve to scale back massive stimulus.
Asian stocks rose on Monday with Japan's benchmark Nikkei rebounding on the back of a strong gross domestic product (GDP) revision and a weaker yen.
TOKYO, June 10- Japan's Nikkei share average rebounded sharply on Monday, departing the bear market territory it reached last week, after a strong Wall St showing, a weaker yen and upbeat revisions of economic data boosted confidence. Toyota Motor Corp gained 7.1 percent, Honda Motor Co rose 3.7 percent and Sony Corp added 5.9 percent.
TOKYO, June 10- Japan's Nikkei share average. Exporters advanced, with Toyota Motor Corp gaining 4.9 percent, Honda Motor Co rising 3.2 percent and Sony Corp adding 3.4 percent. Recently battered financials also gained, with Nomura Holdings adding 6.3 percent, Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group rising 4.9 percent and Mizuho Financial Group adding 4.3 percent.