Author: Maitali Ramkumar

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Maitali Ramkumar started writing for Market Realist in 2015, covering integrated energy and refining stocks. She has more than 13 years of rich experience as a financial analyst and sell-side institutional equity research analyst (oil and gas and commodities). Maitali earned her master’s degree in business management with a finance specialization in 2006.

Marathon Petroleum (MPC) stock has been tumbling in Q3, driven by geopolitical tensions, oil price uncertainty, and weaker refining conditions.

Since Porsche launched the Taycan, Tesla has been trying to prove its supremacy in terms of various features. It recently revealed its upcoming Plaid Mode.

In a CNBC interview, former Ford Motor CEO Mark Fields said he sees Amazon’s Rivian order for electric vehicles as “a bit of a risk.”

Integrated oil companies ExxonMobil and Chevron have strong upstream portfolios, which play a vital role in determining their profitabilities.

Amazon is gearing up for its Great Indian Festival online event, which launches before Diwali. Flipkart's Big Billion Days will launch at the same time.

Tesla's (TSLA) Gigafactory 3 in China is set to begin production in the next few months and ramp up to normal production levels in mid-2020.

Refining stocks have put up mixed performance numbers in the third quarter. Valero Energy and Marathon Petroleum have fallen 1.5% and 4.4%, respectively.

Automaker stocks have seen mixed performances in September. While Ford, General Motors, Tesla, and Fiat Chrysler have risen, Ferrari has declined.

Jim Cramer believes Apple and Microsoft stocks are ready to boost equity markets to new highs. Both stocks' market cap has crossed the $1 trillion mark.

Apple-backed DiDi Chuxing has received a license to operate a fleet of self-driving cars on a pilot basis in part of the Jiading district in Shanghai.