Asian stock markets declined on Thursday in a quiet session amid a lack of catalysts.» Read More
Ford Motor Co. rose$. 12 or. 7 percent, to $17.43. General Motors Co. rose$. 56 or 1.7 percent, to $34.40. Honda Motor Co. rose$. 16 or. 5 percent, to $34.12.
Ford Motor Co. rose$. 16 or. 9 percent, to $17.47. General Motors Co. rose$. 43 or 1.3 percent, to $34.27. Toyota Motor Corp. rose$. 43 or. 4 percent, to $117.32.
Russia may ban car imports, among other things, if the United States and the European Union impose additional sanctions.
*Mercedes-Benz, with no Russia car production, could suffer. MOSCOW, Aug 18- Russia may tighten retaliatory sanctions against Western nations to include a ban on imports of cars, if the United States and the European Union impose additional sanctions on Moscow, daily newspaper Vedomosti reported on Monday.
TOKYO, Aug 18- Japan's Nikkei was choppy on Monday morning as geopolitical tensions checked risk appetite, but Chugai Pharmaceutical jumped on a media report that Roche Holding AG's may be close to sealing a deal to gain full ownership of the Japanese drugmaker.
Ford Motor Co. fell$. 12 or. 7 percent, to $17.31. General Motors Co. fell$. 11 or. 3 percent, to $33.84. Honda Motor Co. fell$. 14 or. 4 percent, to $33.96.
NEW YORK, Aug 15- A U.S. judge has appointed two lawyers who led cases against Toyota Motor Corp and a plaintiffs' attorney from Texas to lead litigation against General Motors Co related to a faulty ignition switch that prompted the recall of millions of vehicles this year.
Ford Motor Co. fell$. 16 or. 9 percent, to $17.27. General Motors Co. fell$. 22 or. 6 percent, to $33.74. Honda Motor Co. fell$. 25 or. 7 percent, to $33.85.
Ford Motor Co. fell$. 02 or. 1 percent, to $17.41. General Motors Co. fell$. 09 or. 3 percent, to $33.86. Honda Motor Co. fell$. 04 or. 1 percent, to $34.06.
Most Asian equities traded higher on the last trading day of the week, taking cues from a firm finish on Wall Street overnight.
*Sony up on report it plans to enter automotive image sensor market. TOKYO, Aug 15- Japanese stocks snapped a four-day winning streak on Friday morning, as investors took a breather ahead of the weekend though Sony Corp rose on a report that it will enter the automotive image sensor market.
TOKYO, Aug 13- Tokyo stocks were choppy on Wednesday morning as geopolitical tensions checked risk-appetite, and investors were reluctant to chase the market higher after data showed Japan's economy suffered its biggest contraction in three years.
Most Asian bourses followed Wall Street higher on Tuesday, except Chinese and Indian shares which failed to track Asia-wide gains.
NEW YORK, Aug 11- Lawyers from across the United States gathered in Manhattan Monday to jockey for leadership roles in litigation against General Motors over a faulty ignition switch that has prompted the recall of millions of vehicles.
MIYAWAKA, Japan, Aug 8- Toyota Motor Corp's luxury brand Lexus will start selling its new NX compact SUV in the United States from November and aims to sell 42,000 of the SUVs annually in Lexus's biggest market, an executive said on Friday.
*Sees full-year adj earnings/shr $5.25 vs est $5.46. Harman International, which counts Volkswagen AG, BMW AG and Toyota Motor Corp among customers, said it would add four production lines in the year ending June 2015.
TOKYO, Aug 7- Auto parts maker Takata Corp said it expects a record net loss of 24 billion yen in the year to March 2015, hit by one of the biggest series of recalls in automotive history due to potentially explosive air bag inflators.
Asian equities followed their U.S. peers lower on Wednesday on worries that Russia-Ukraine tensions could escalate into a military conflict.
As Toyota hits a speed bump in high-growth emerging markets, does the world's largest automaker have what it takes to hold on to its crown?
*Wall Street drop, Ukraine tensions curb risk appetites.