Stories tagged: General Motors
Fri., Feb. 1, 2019, 5:07 p.m.
The UAW is joining Canada’s autoworkers’ union, Unifor, to apply pressure on General Motors to keep five plants in North America running.
Sun., Dec. 9, 2018, 10:30 a.m.
General Motors is fighting to retain a valuable tax credit for electric vehicles as the nation’s largest automaker tries to deal with the political fallout triggered by its plans to …
Sat., Dec. 8, 2018, 9:29 a.m.
General Motors’ planned shutdown of its Detroit-Hamtramck plant would leave only one auto assembly factory in the city known for “putting America on wheels,” but the closure and job losses …
Tue., Dec. 4, 2018
Donald Trump’s “America first” economic nationalism is finally crashing into the reality of America’s shareholder-first global capitalism.
UPDATED: Mon., Nov. 26, 2018, 2:33 p.m.
General Motors will cut up to 14,000 workers in North America and put five plants up for possible closure as it abandons many of its car models and restructures to …
Fri., Nov. 23, 2018, 1:58 p.m.
The U.S. government is investigating more than 100 complaints of poor brake performance on 2.7 million General Motors big pickups and SUVs.
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 31, 2018, 7:14 p.m.
General Motors will attempt to cut costs by offering buyouts to about 18,000 white-collar workers in North America.
Wed., Oct. 31, 2018, 8:15 a.m.
Shares of General Motors rose more than 6 percent Wednesday morning after the company posted a $2.5 billion third-quarter profit that blew away Wall Street estimates.
Sun., Oct. 7, 2018, 3 a.m.
General Motors is ranked No. 1 in the world for gender equality in the workplace.
Sun., Oct. 7, 2018
General Motors (NYSE: GM) faces concerns about rising aluminum and steel prices and a plateauing North American new-vehicle market, but it has made smart moves, positioning itself well in the …
Thu., May 31, 2018, 7:50 a.m.
Shares of General Motors posted their largest one-day gain since the company’s rebirth from bankruptcy eight years ago, after Japanese technology conglomerate SoftBank decided to pump $2.25 billion into GM’s …
Sun., Feb. 25, 2018
General Motors stands out as an attractive, undervalued income opportunity at recent prices.
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 6, 2018, 5:27 p.m.
If auto loan interest rates rise as expected this year, General Motors and others are likely to make more subsidized loans, including zero-percent financing, to keep car sales flowing.
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 15, 2017, 6:16 p.m.
California regulators are embracing a General Motors recommendation that would help makers of self-driving cars avoid paying for accidents and other trouble, raising concerns that the proposal will put an …
Mon., Oct. 9, 2017, 11:37 a.m.
General Motors is buying a small Laser light sensor-developer Strobe Inc.
Mon., Oct. 2, 2017, 10:40 a.m.
General Motors is promising two new electric vehicles on Chevrolet Bolt underpinnings in the next 1
Mon., Sept. 18, 2017, 8:11 a.m.
About 2,500 workers at a Canadian General Motors plant that makes the Chevrolet Equinox SUV are on strike in a dispute over job security.
Sun., June 18, 2017, 2 a.m.
Many investors are anticipating the spread of electric cars and self-driving vehicles and assuming that the traditional automakers are toast. General Motors’ (NYSE: GM) CEO Mary Barra sees it differently.
Wed., June 14, 2017, 11:17 a.m.
General Motors is extending the normal two-week summer shutdown for at least two U.S. car factories because of slumping sedan sales.
UPDATED: Tue., June 13, 2017, 2:23 p.m.
General Motors says it has built 130 self-driving Chevrolet Bolt electric cars at a factory in suburban Detroit.
UPDATED: Tue., June 6, 2017, 5:13 p.m.
General Motors shareholders have overwhelmingly turned down an activist shareholder’s plan to split the company’s stock into two classes.
Wed., May 3, 2017, 10:35 a.m.
Auto workers may be getting some extra time off around Independence Day, but they won’t be celebrating. They’ll know it means sales are weak and that profits – and profit-sharing …
UPDATED: Mon., April 24, 2017, 6:07 p.m.
The Supreme Court on Monday turned away an appeal from General Motors Co. seeking to block dozens of lawsuits over faulty ignition switches that could expose the company to billions …
Thu., April 20, 2017, 8:48 a.m.
Venezuelan authorities seized a General Motors plant Wednesday, an unexpected move that appeared aimed at provoking U.S. authorities and distracting attention from intensifying protests against President Nicolas Maduro.
Mon., March 6, 2017, 7:57 a.m.
General Motors is selling its unprofitable European car business to the French maker of Peugeot, marking the American company’s retreat from a major market and raising concerns of job cuts …
Tue., Feb. 14, 2017, 9:15 a.m.
France’s PSA Group, maker of Peugeot and Citroen cars, says it’s exploring a “potential acquisition” of Opel, General Motors’ money-losing European business.
Wed., Feb. 1, 2017, 11:04 a.m.
Toyota led carmakers reporting declining U.S. sales in January, as an industry aiming for another record year maintains hefty spending on incentives to keep consumers coming to showrooms.
Tue., Jan. 24, 2017, 7:39 a.m.
The threat from President Donald Trump to tax Mexican-made cars sold in the U.S. would throw the industry into disarray, analysts say, forcing some uncomfortable choices: Raise car prices or …
Tue., Jan. 17, 2017, 8:04 a.m.
General Motors will make a $1 billion investment in its factories that will create or keep around 1,500 jobs.
Tue., Jan. 10, 2017, 11:18 a.m.
General Motors forecast profit will rise to as much as $6.50 a share in 2017 after meeting the high end of last year’s target, enabling the largest U.S. automaker to …