Electric Cars Find Favor with City Administrators: ETFs in Focus

Electric cars are gaining traction amid pollution worries. There are multiple U.S cities that are willing to buy $10 billion worth of electric cars and trucks. Though automakers say there isn’t eno.....»»

Category: topSource: zacksMar 20th, 2017

Electric Cars Find Favor with City Administrators: ETFs in Focus

Electric cars are gaining traction amid pollution worries. There are multiple U.S cities that are willing to buy $10 billion worth of electric cars and trucks. Though automakers say there isn’t eno.....»»

Category: topSource: zacksMar 20th, 2017

Ford’s city of tomorrow: Electric, efficient, and autonomous

Walk around the halls of Mobile World Congress (MWC) and you’ll find cars everywhere. .....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMar 12th, 2017

ETF Focus: Wall Street sours on buyback ETFs as stock repurchases wane

The largest exchange-traded fund related to companies repurchasing their own stock has fallen out of favor in 2017, sharply underperforming the market and seeing outflows as companies reduce the amount they spend on buybacks......»»

Category: etfSource: marketwatchMar 23rd, 2017

Chaos has always worked in Tesla"s favor — but that could be about to change (TSLA)

APOver the past decade, Tesla has been very successful at creating two products: sexy electric luxury cars and frequent chaos. The first product is self-evident — just look at a Tesla Model S sedan or Mode.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 12th, 2017

Electric solution for Mexico"s clogged roads

Hector Ruiz has made it his mission to convert cars in Mexico City to run on electricity......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMar 7th, 2017

ETF Focus: Investors tap investment-grade bond ETFs, but analysts like high-yield owed to ‘risk-on’ Trump

Exchange-traded funds tied to investment-grade corporate bonds have come back into favor this year, with the category seeing billions of dollars in inflows, even as analysts remain cautious about the group......»»

Category: etfSource: marketwatchFeb 16th, 2017

In America"s Heartland, A Power Company Leads Charge For Electric Cars

Kansas City Power & Light is building an ambitious, $20 million network of 1,000 charging stations. It's turning its service area into one of the fastest-growing electric vehicl.....»»

Category: topSource: nprFeb 14th, 2017

Those Cute Little Smart Cars Are Now Going to Be All Electric

Daimler AG's Smart brand has confirmed it will stop selling gasoline-powered vehicles and focus exclusively on an electric model for North America......»»

Category: topSource: msnbcFeb 14th, 2017

Daimler to focus Smart brand on electric cars in U.S., Canada: report

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Daimler will stop selling cars under the Smart brand with combustion engines to focus on electric cars, Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung reported, citing a letter that Mercedes-Benz USA sent to dealerships......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 13th, 2017

Uber Just Launched Its First Electric Car Fleet in This City

Madrid's city administration in November unveiled new measures at combating pollution. Ride-hailing service Uber Technologies launched in Madrid on Thursday its first fleet of electric cars. In Spain&#.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneDec 22nd, 2016

From electric cars to phasing out coal: These things can limit global warming to 1.5°C

While the long-term focus is on 2050 or 2100, what matters now is the next ten years.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardNov 24th, 2016

VW aims to be global leader in electric cars by 2025

Volkswagen aims to be the world leader in electric cars by 2025, says brand chief Herbert Diess, as the German car giant shifts its focus to clean-energy vehicles after the dieselgate emissions cheating scandal. Video provided by AFP    &.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayNov 22nd, 2016

Volkswagen plans to cut 23,000 jobs in shift to electric cars

Volkswagen AG [s:vlkay] plans to cut up to 23,000 jobs in Germany as it moves focus from traditional car making to electric vehicles and digital mobility, the German auto maker said in a statement Friday. The company expects its restructuring to have a p.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 18th, 2016

How Elon Musk is making solar panels "as appealing as electric cars"

Tesla CEO Elon Musk wants to ditch clunky solar panels in favor of sleek solar roofs. Tesla Motors (Nasdaq: TSLA) and sister company SolarCity (Nasdaq: SCTY) unveiled new solar roofing tiles at an event on Friday at Universal Studios in Los Angeles. The .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 31st, 2016

Why Audi Is Quitting Le Mans to Focus on Electric Car Racing

The automaker has won the famous endurance race 13 times in 18 years. Audi will end its involvement in the prestigious Le Mans sports car race next year after almost two decades to focus on racing electric cars, symbolizing a shift in strategy as pare.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneOct 26th, 2016

Acquisition Talks Boost Time Warner; Hit AT&T: ETFs in Focus

Acquisition news went in favor of media giant Time Warner but weighed on the acquirer AT&T. Why and how benefit from this via ETFs? AT&T's T global broadband and wireless network and Time Warner's TWX wide presence in media platforms in.....»»

Category: topSource: zacksOct 25th, 2016

GE Posts Mixed Q3 Results: Industrial ETFs in Focus

ETFs with double-digit allocation to GE will remain on investor radar following the company's third quarter mixed results. General Electric Company GE came up with mixed third-quarter results and trimmed outlook, which in turn had a negative im.....»»

Category: topSource: zacksOct 25th, 2016

Third Presidential Debate Puts These ETFs in Focus

The issues that the final presidential election mainly hovered around and the ETFs that came in the spotlight. After the final presidential debate on October 19, it seems that the wind is in favor of the Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton. In.....»»

Category: topSource: zacksOct 21st, 2016

Future Cities Could Run On Shared Fleets of Electric Self-Driving Cars

Coming to a city near you in 2030. Over the coming decades, a dozen dense and developed cities may aggressively use shared fleets of electric and self-driving cars that could be summoned to pick up passengers and shuttle them to offices and stores. Su.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneOct 11th, 2016

Electric cars are charging ahead in the city

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Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkSep 30th, 2016