A better sales mix should give a boost to the automaker's share of the North American car market.
The organization has lost $5.1 billion in the past year and can't make an annual $5.5 billion payment due Friday.
The country's power-grid giants could make life harder for automakers by pushing a costly and difficult requirement for electric vehicles.
The automaker nails its seventh straight quarterly gain, but problems overseas are affecting the bottom line.
The automaker warns of weakness in the European car market, while the software company announces restructuring plans.
Materials and industrial companies are expected to outpace the S&P 500’s gains by up to twofold next year.
General Motors shares are underperforming as Chevrolet, its biggest division, celebrates its centennial.
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Consumers are very status conscious in Asia, Africa and other emerging-market areas. This is especially true in China.
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Americans can kill two birds with one stone by filing their taxes and buying health insurance at the same time.
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