Ford shareholders reject stock proposal Ford Motor Co. shareholders are again rejecting a proposal to dilute the Ford family's control over the company. At its annual meeting in Wilmington, Del., Thursday, Ford said 67 percent of shareholders voted against the proposal to make each Ford share worth one vote. More
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Tesla Motors making patents public CEO Elon Musk announced Thursday that Tesla is making its patents available to other automakers, part of a bold move to spur on electric vehicles and create demand for Tesla's batteries. 06/12/2014 - 7:43 pm | View Link
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Tesla's new sedan will make or break the company (Update) It's a make or break moment for electric car maker Tesla Motors. Tesla has lost nearly $1 billion selling high-end electric sports cars to the likes of George Clooney. Now it's going to attempt to sell them to the rest of us — and try to make money doing so. 06/21/2012 - 10:02 am | View Link
Tesla's new sedan will make or break the company DETROIT (AP) -- It's a make or break moment for electric-car maker Tesla Motors. Tesla has lost nearly $1 billion selling high-end electric sports cars to the likes of George Clooney. Now it's going to attempt to sell them to the rest of us -- and try to ... 06/20/2012 - 5:00 pm | View Link
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Consumer spending accounts for 70 percent of economic activity, so it needs to recover for the economy to keep its momentum in the second half of the year.
Economists had expected spending would slow in July based on reports of weak retail sales, but they said the slowdown should be temporary given the fact that job growth has been so strong.
The July spending decline reflected a 0.7 percent drop in purchases of durable goods such as autos and a smaller 0.1 percent dip in purchases of nondurable goods.
An improving job market means rising household incomes, greater consumer confidence and thus, more consumer spending.
Financial markets are looking for signs that the Federal Reserve will begin raising interest rates out of concerns over inflation.
Bullish sentiment topped 50% for the first time since December 26, 2013, in the latest AAII Sentiment Survey. Bearish sentiment, meanwhile, continued to drop, falling below 20% for the first time this year.
Here are three simple arithmetic problems: A bat and a ball together cost $1.10. The bat costs $1 more than the ball. How much does the ball cost? If it takes 5 machines 5 minutes to make 5 widgets, how long does it take 100 machines to make 100 widgets?