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  1. General Motors Company (GM) Price Target Lowered to $34.00 at Deutsche BankRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago |

    ... Bank's price objective would suggest a potential upside of 19.13% from the stock's previous close. In other General Motors Company news, EVP James B. Deluca sold 10,153 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Monday, November 23rd. The stock was ...


  2. The water crisis in Flint is 'an entirely preventable man-made disaster'Read the original story

    9 hrs ago | WNED

    ... complained that their tap water suddenly smelled and looked bad, but local officials insisted it was safe. General Motors, which has a plant in Flint, noticed that the water was corroding car parts and stopped buying Flint water. Still, the state ...


  3. LULAC, GM Arlington Assembly Celebrate New Technology Lab at The University of Texas at ArlingtonRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | PRWeb

    Funding for the new technology center comes from $1 million in grants that the GM Foundation provided to several Hispanic organizations in September 2015 Today, the League of United Latin American Citizens and representatives of the General Motors Arlington Assembly Plant held a ribbon cutting ceremony at The University of Texas at Arlington to open a technology lab in the UTA Center for Mexican American Studies.


  4. 1. UAW was unprepared for social media influence on talks, Williams saysRead the original story

    Friday | Automotive News

    ... at a roundtable with reporters at the union's Detroit headquarters. The UAW ratified new labor contracts with General Motors, Ford and Fiat Chrysler, along with manufacturers including John Deere and Nexteer, last year following contentious rounds ...


  5. Auto show's elaborate display builders have more in mind than entertainmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 18 | Automotive News

    ... Other local companies that work in that specialty include Czarnowski Display Service Inc., which designed the General Motors display and others, and EWI Worldwide Inc., which produced the Ford Motor Co. exhibit and others. Automakers spend as much ...


  6. RamRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2015 | Automotive News

    Fiat Chrysler will keep producing its heavy-duty Ram pickups in Mexico but will announce Jan. 27 a "significant realignment" of what it makes and where across its North American production portfolio, CEO Sergio Marchionne said.... Read More >> Ram will continue to expand trim offerings, as it did with the 1500 Rebel, and styling choices in pickups, and concentrate on adding commercial fleet sales with vans and pickups.... Read More >> The 2016 Ram 1500 pickup has received a four-star safety rating from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration -- one star less than competitive pickups at General Motors and Ford.... Read More >> In recent years, Ram has built relationships with country music stars such as Miranda Lambert and Kellie Pickler to broaden its appeal.


  7. Sale of GM Futurliner raises $4 million for Armed Forces FoundationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2015 |

    Lot #2501, a gargantuan red and white '50s era General Motors "Parade of Progress" Futurliner tour bus, sold for a staggering $4 million, Saturday at the annual Barrett-Jackson Collector's Car Auction in Scottsdale, Arizona. Ron Pratte, founder and former CEO of Chandler, Arizona-based Pratte Development Co., Inc. and the former owner of the Futurliner, donated the proceeds of the sale to the Armed Forces Foundation , a 501 3 non-profit based in Washington DC that works tirelessly to support U.S. military service members, veterans, and their families.


  8. Cities across US have higher rates of lead poisoning than FlintRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... Post's Philip Bump last month, lead was a "'gift of God'" - an expression attributed to a representative of General Motors - in the early 20th century, when industrialists considered it "essential to modern production." Lead paint is opaque and ...


  9. Candriam Luxembourg S.C.A. Has $935,000 Position in General Motors CompanyRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Daily Political

    Candriam Luxembourg S.C.A. boosted its position in shares of General Motors Company by 35.2% during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission . The institutional investor owned 27,501 shares of the auto manufacturer's stock after buying an additional 7,167 shares during the period.


  10. UAW president bemoans work moving to MexicoRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Salt Lake Tribune

    Three months after the United Auto Workers ratified new four-year agreements with Detroit-area automakers, President Dennis Williams said one of the union's biggest challenges is the shift of car production to low-wage countries like Mexico and China. The new labor agreements with General Motors, Ford and Fiat-Chrysler gave raises to entry-level workers, who start at lower pay and with less-valuable benefits.


  11. GM launches innovation lab at CommunitechRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday |

    General Motors is betting on a future that will see commuters use electric bicycles, shared vehicles and public transit on their morning commute and a different combination on the way home in the evening. This vision of "urban mobility" is one of the reasons the automaker opened an innovation lab in the Communitech Hub in downtown Kitchener this week.


  12. General Motors Company (GM) Shares Bought by British Columbia Investment Management CorpRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday |

    British Columbia Investment Management Corp raised its position in shares of General Motors Company by 10.6% during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 553,751 shares of the auto manufacturer's stock after buying an additional 53,101 shares during the period.


  13. North America, China power GM to record $9.7b annual profitRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    If you're an automaker, especially one from Detroit, conditions probably aren't going to be better for you to make a lot of cash. For General Motors, that's what happened last year as the company posted a record $9.7 billion net profit.


  14. GM appoints next director of North American retirement plansRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Pensions & Investments

    Jessica Gubing will replace Preston M. Crabill as director, North America retirement and profit-sharing plans, at Detroit-based General Motors Co., after Mr. Crabill's retirement on April 1. Register today and you also get a free two week trial to P&I Daily, our online subscription with full access to all current and archived stories plus the latest industry searches, hires, and RFPs.


  15. GM lines up urban mobility deals, while Ford experiments 'everywhere'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 31 | Automotive News

    ... new modes of urban mobility. That's the short version of what happened in the 1920s, when a young but mature General Motors began amassing struggling urban streetcar systems across the country. The gradual conversion of electric streetcar lines to ...


  16. No path to profits: Why Ford exited 2 key Asian marketsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 30 | Automotive News

    ... Detroit 3's U.S. market share, the Americans were loath to admit they couldn't compete on Japan's home turf. General Motors has a thin lineup focusing mostly on image cars such as Chevrolet Camaros and Cadillacs. Chrysler hangs on, selling its 300 ...


  17. Latecomers to Mexico face fight for resourcesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 22 | Automotive News

    ... fight for resources now." Mexico has had several waves of expansion in auto production. Ford, Fiat Chrysler, General Motors and Volkswagen have long had assembly and parts plants there and are expanding capacity in the country. Honda and Mazda ...


  18. GM bundles, expands ride-sharing efforts under new Maven brandRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 20 | Automotive News

    Maven is the latest move by GM designed to confront growing competition from car-sharing services like Zipcar and ride-sharing services such as Uber. DETROIT -- General Motors is consolidating and expanding its car-sharing programs under a new brand, Maven, in its latest push to adapt to new business models that could threaten to undercut the way automakers have made money for decades.


  19. Buick Envision intro is low-key, high-stakesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 16 | Automotive News

    ... low-key arrival in Detroit, where the folks at UAW headquarters have had less-than-polite things to say about General Motors' decision to import it. (The union called it a "slap in the face" to U.S. taxpayers.) But in terms of a vehicle that can ...


  20. Women find ways to turn challenges into opportunitiesRead the original story

    Nov 8, 2015 | Automotive News

    ... says Kim Brink, COO for Team Detroit/Blue Hive, the Detroit automotive ad agency, recalling her time at General Motors during the bankruptcy. "You had this idea that we're going to come out of bankruptcy, shed our ways and things are going to be ...