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Investor Opportunities in Specialty Car Equipment
An expanding vehicle population offers more opportunities for investors aftermarket in the specialty car equipment industry.
Ford and GM Split Over Siding with Trump
Automakers have effectively split in their support of a particular set of emission regulations, pitting large automakers Ford and GM against one another.
Can Renault’s Bigger Electric Car Take Tesla Head-On?
Bloomberg reported on October 8 that Renault (RNLSY) was mulling a new all-electric car. It’s expected to be bigger than its best-selling Zoe.
Tesla’s Deliveries Underwhelm, but TSLA Gets a ‘Buy’ Nod
Tesla reported its Q3 deliveries of 97,000—a record. Tesla’s deliveries fell short of expectations of 98,000, leading its stock to slide 5% after hours.
Ford’s Q3 US Sales Drop 4.9% YoY, Stock in the Red
Ford’s Q3 2019 US sales came in at 580,251 units for a 4.9% YoY decline. Wall Street analysts expected a 6.1% decline in Ford’s Q3 sales figures.
How Nissan Plans to Enter the Self-Driving Car Market
Nissan said recently that it will be joining hands with Japanese gaming software company DeNA to build autonomous cars that can be called using an app.
What’s behind the Calvert International Equity Fund’s Poor Showing?
The Calvert International Equity Fund – Class A (CWVGX) has had a forgettable 2016 so far.
How Could the Brexit Vote Impact Japan?
The Brexit vote has been a concern for Japan’s stocks and bonds. The Japanese yen rose after the Brexit vote as investors bought the yen.
Analyzing Vanguard Pacific Stock Index’s Portfolio Allocation
The Vanguard Pacific Stock Index Fund provides exposure to the developed countries of the Asia-Pacific region.
Staples and Tech Stocks Boost the AB International Growth Fund
The AB International Growth Fund – Class A (AWPAX) has been the best performer among the 12 funds in this review in the past one and three months ended June 17, 2016.
Telecom Services Cap the High Portfolio Turnover for SAESX
The SunAmerica Japan Fund – Class A (SAESX) fell a sharp 17% in the first four months of 2016, making it the second-worst performer among the nine funds in this review.
The Passive Vanguard Pacific Stock Index Fund: Below Par in 1Q16
As of February 2016, the Vanguard Pacific Stock Index Fund was managing assets worth $5.2 billion, making it the largest fund in this review by asset size.
What You Should Know about the AB International Growth Fund
Prudential (PUK), UBS Group (UBS), Nissan Motor (NSANY), Credicorp (BAP), and Melco Crown Entertainment (MPEL) are among the AB International Growth Fund’s 71 holdings.
Performance Breakdown of the Vanguard Pacific Stock Index Fund (VPACX)
In NAV (net asset value) terms, in the one year period ending in January, the Vanguard Pacific Stock Index Fund (VPACX) came in fourth place among our nine.
How Did the Voya Japan TOPIX Index Portfolio Fare in 2015?
The Voya Japan TOPIX Index Portfolio – Class A (IJIAX) fell 0.9% in December 2015 from the previous month. In the three- and six-month periods ended December 31, the fund has risen 7.3% and fallen 4.0%, respectively.
What Held Back the BIAJX Fund in 2015?
BIAJX fell 3.7% in December 2015 from the previous month. In the three-month and six-month periods ended December 31, 2015, the fund has risen 8.3% and fallen 6.4%, respectively.
Japan’s Nikkei 225 Has Fallen 16% since January 1
Japan’s final industrial production fell 0.9% in November 2015 compared to its 1.4% rise in October 2015. On a year-over-year basis, Japan’s industrial production rose 1.7% in November.
Colopl Is EWJ’s Top-Performing Stock, with a Rise of 5%
EWJ’s top performers on December 2 were Colopl, Taisei, and Kyushu Electric Power. EWJ’s worst performers were Hitachi and Honda, among others.
DXJ and DBJP: Comparing Japan’s Hedged Equity ETFs
The WisdomTree Japan Hedged Equity ETF (DXJ) offers exposure to the Japanese equity market and hedges its risk of fluctuations between the US dollar and the Japanese yen.
Structural Reforms in Japan Could Support Stocks
Japan’s Prime Minister Abe has brought about changes in the labor market, and female labor force participation is now on the rise.
Daimler and BMW dominate the luxury car segment
German automakers lead the luxury space in the US. Daimler AG had an 18.4% share. It was followed by BMW. It had a 16.8% share.