11.00 0.00 (0.00%)
Pre-Market: 4:34AM EDT
|Bid||10.86 x 1000|
|Ask||11.04 x 400|
|Day's Range||10.97 - 11.13|
|52 Week Range||10.14 - 13.48|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||5.78|
|Earnings Date||Apr 25, 2018|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||0.60 (5.45%)|
|1y Target Est||12.39|
Self-driving cars is an exciting, new technology being tested in several cities throughout the country. But after an Arizona woman was killed crossing the street, concerns about safety are being raised. Yahoo Finance's Seana Smith, Rick Newman, David Pogue, and Dion Rabouin discuss.
Senate lawmakers pressed regulators and automotive executives on lagging repairs of rupture-prone air bags, bemoaning the pace of an unprecedented recall of devices linked to numerous deaths and injuries....
The death of a pedestrian hit by a self-driving Uber vehicle in Arizona this week could offer a test of who can be held legally responsible for accidents when a human is no longer at the wheel, legal experts said. Any litigation that arises from the accident, the first fatality involving a fully autonomous vehicle, could pit the ride-hailing service against technology suppliers and the vehicle's manufacturer, legal experts said. It could also provide a window into confidential indemnification agreements that companies developing self-driving car systems may have reached to shield themselves legally.
Freeport-McMoRan (FCX), the leading US-based copper miner, has seen a sharp rally over the last two years. In 1Q16 there were concerns about the company’s ability to survive amid falling commodity prices. Copper miners including Southern Copper (SCCO), Antofagasta (ANTO), and Glencore (GLEN-L) have followed copper higher.
A U.S. Senate panel on Tuesday will ask automakers and regulators why tens of millions of vehicles with faulty Takata air bag inflators remain on the road years after deaths prompted the largest auto safety recall in history. Nearly 30 million vehicles remain unrepaired in the recall impacting 19 automakers. At least 22 deaths and hundreds of injuries worldwide are linked to Takata inflators that can explode, unleashing metal shrapnel inside cars and trucks.
Through actions and words, Ericsson (ERIC) is showing network operators that their future is bright with 5G (fifth-generation) technology. Many network operators around the world are already struggling with tough competition and rising expenses eating into their profits. Ericsson has tried to portray 5G as the potential answer to their struggles.
In the week that ended on March 16, 2018, General Motors (GM) stock settled at $37.94 with a minor gain of ~0.3% compared to the previous week’s closing price. On March 16, General Motors stock fell 3.6% on a month-to-date basis. In 2017, GM traded on a positive note and ended the year with a rise of ~17.7% compared to the 19.4% rise in the S&P 500 Index. According to US auto sales data for 2017, GM continued to be the largest auto company (FXD) in the country ahead of its peers Toyota Motor (TM), Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCAU), and Ford Motor Company (F).
We analyze five stocks that can be hurt by delayed regulation and safety concerns related to self-driving technology, post Uber accident in Arizona.