These are the stocks posting the largest moves before the bell.Market Insiderread more
The Fed cut interest rates by a quarter point, but it also reaffirmed its rate cut was meant to serve as insurance for the economy.Market Insiderread more
Investors are asking how the world's third-largest defense spender could have left itself so vulnerable and what that means for the future.Politicsread more
Initially introduced in March 2018, the "Worker Dividend Act" requires firms to distribute the value of its stock buybacks dollar-for-dollar.2020 Electionsread more
The data pointed to strong labor market conditions that should continue to support a moderately growing economy.Economyread more
As the Fed was meeting to consider cutting interest rates, it lost control of the very benchmark rate that it manages.Market Insiderread more
Here are the biggest calls on Wall Street on ThursdayInvestingread more
A Belgian F-16 fighter jet crashed on a road in western France and one of its pilots is hanging from a high-voltage electricity line after his parachute got caught.Aerospace & Defenseread more
AT&T is considering selling DirecTV, according to a report in the Wall Street Journal.Technologyread more
Homebuilding stocks have made strides, but the latest good news for the group may not help as much as investors hope, strategists warn.Trading Nationread more
The numbers may not be huge, but for Ford's iconic Mustang, the figures prove its international expansion is working.
Ford says Mustang global sales climbed to more than 150,000 last year, an increase of 6 percent compared to 2015. Internationally, Ford sold almost 45,000 Mustangs, a 101 percent increase.
"The legacy of Mustang continues to grow, and in
This is exactly what former Ford CEO Alan Mulally had in mind when he announced plans in 2012 to eventually sell the Mustang in Europe and elsewhere around the world. By 2015, Ford started shipping the pony car overseas, and since then, those international sales have been a primary reason for the car's global growth.
While the sale of 150,000 Mustangs is impressive for a niche vehicle, it represents just over 2 percent of the 6.6 million vehicles Ford sold worldwide last year. In addition, the Mustang is far from achieving the record annual sales it posted back in the '60s. The best year ever for Mustang sales was
There are now 140 markets where the car is sold, including China. Last year, Mustang sales in that country climbed 74 percent.
Questions? Comments? .