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Will Sales Start Rising for Ford Motor Company?

Ford's Fusion had a very strong year in 2013 -- but sales are down 11% through the first two months of 2014. Is a bounce coming?...

Will Tesla's New York Deal Solve its Dealership Problem?

Tesla  has managed to score a win in New York, but at what cost?

This past weekend the electric car company reached a compromise with...

Why Are Short-sellers Running Away From Alcoa Inc?

Just the other day I came across an interesting article in Forbes on Alcoa . The article noted that short interest in Alcoa...

3 Reasons to Roll With Winnebago Industries, Inc.

Winnebago Industries  delivered a solid earnings report yesterday, sending shares up more than 3%. The recreational vehicle maker...

Tesla Motors, Inc. Adds Greater Protection to Vehicles to Prevent Possible Fire Risk

In a blog post today, Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk announced the automobile manufacturer would be adding a titanium shield and aluminum...

The Right and Wrong Reasons for Owning Tesla Motors' Stock

This morning's better-than-expected number of initial jobless claims was not enough to lift U.S. stocks today, as the benchmark ...

Why Porsche Spells "Profit" at Volkswagen AG

The big Porsche Cayenne SUV accounted for about half of Porsche's sales last year. The new, smaller Macan SUV, shown here,...

Why Shares of Francesca's Holdings Corp Tumbled

Although we don't believe in timing the market or panicking over market movements, we do like to keep an eye on big changes -- just in...

Toyota's New Strategy to Strike the Right Chord in Europe

After suffering a six-year long slump, the European car market is expected to grow (about 2%-3%) in 2014. Japanese automaker Toyota doesn't...

Investor Beat: JPMorgan's CEO Succession Chain Uncertain?

The Dow and S&P bounced back today, despite the latest round of housing data, which showed that new home sales fell 3.3% for the month of...

Consumer Confidence Rises and Ford Motor Company Showcases Everest SUV

American consumers have the greatest confidence regarding economic conditions since 2008, according to the Conference Board...

How Slick Roads Raise Your Rates

Snow can be so pretty if you're on the slopes or sipping hot cocoa inside your warm house.

But if you're on the road in severe...

Tesla Motors Inc. Gigafactory: This $5 Billion Carrot Might Whip Two Protectionist States In Line

It's too bad for Tesla Motors that New Jersey doesn't top the charts when it comes to solar-power-friendly weather and is located across the...

Why the Average American Can No Longer Afford a New Car


Ford's F-150 is America's best-selling new vehicle. But at an average transaction price of close to $40,000, it's out of reach...

The 2014 Audi RS7 Sportback Has Big Competition

The Audi RS7 Sportback offers 560 high-tech horsepower for $104,900. Photo credit: Audi

German luxury-car maker Audi has seen...

When Will Global Oil Demand Peak?

One of the biggest debates in the energy sphere right now is whether global oil demand is approaching a peak. Some commentators, like ...

Honda Announces a Massive Minivan Recall. Will Rivals Rejoice?


The 2014 Odyssey. Photo: Honda Motor.

Over the weekend, Honda announced a recall of some 886,815 model year 2005-2010 Odyssey...

Tips to Find the Best Homeowners Insurance Coverage

For most middle-class families, the home is the most valuable asset -- often outstripping even the 401(k) and 403(b) for all but the most...

These Are General Motors' Plans for the 2016 Chevy Camaro

The current Chevrolet Camaro has out-sold Ford's Mustang. GM hopes to keep it that way with the next-generation car. Photo...

Honda Motor Co. Ltd. Recalls Nearly 900,000 Odyssey Minivans

Honda Motor Co. Ltd. issued a recall notice Saturday for some 886,815 model year 2005-2010 Odyssey minivans manufactured from June...

Why Is the 2014 Nissan Altima America's Best-Selling Car?

So far this year, the Nissan Altima has out-sold its midsize sedan rivals -- and every other car in America. Photo credit:...

Tesla Motors Inc. Stock This Week -- New Jersey Bans Tesla, Fan Makes Commercial

Tesla Motors stock fell about 6% this week, faring worse that the S&P 500's decline of about 2%. While there were news-worthy...

10 Futuristic Trends That Could Change the World

In this segment from Friday's Where the Money Is, Motley Fool financial analysts Matt Koppenheffer and David Hanson take a question from a...

How Will General Motors Fix This Recall Mess?

GM CEO Mary Barra is facing her first crisis since taking over from former CEO Dan Akerson, as charges fly around a long-overdue...

Why It's Full Speed Ahead for Tesla Motors Despite the New Jersey Bump in the Road

Come April 1, consumers won't be able to buy a Tesla Motors Model S sedan at Tesla retail stores in New Jersey, thanks to the New Jersey...