General Motors http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/30322/all en Toyota hikes profit forecasts on strong sales, weakening yen http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/business/companies/130205/toyota-profit-forecast-companies-Japan-US-global-economy <p>Among Japan&#39;s big three automakers &mdash; Toyota, <strong><a class="inline_quotes" data-gdsid="6369" data-inline-quote-symbol="7201.T-JP" href="http://data.cnbc.com/quotes/7201.T-JP" target="_blank">Nissan Motor</a></strong> and <strong><a class="inline_quotes" data-gdsid="6418" data-inline-quote-symbol="7267.T-JP" href="http://data.cnbc.com/quotes/7267.T-JP" target="_blank">Honda Motor</a></strong> &mdash; analysts see top seller Toyota as the most likely to benefit from a weakening yen because it has the highest ratio of production in Japan, more than half of which it exports.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/business/companies/130205/toyota-profit-forecast-companies-Japan-US-global-economy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Companies General Motors Honda Nissan Toyota Motors Want to Know Global Economy Japan Technology United States Tue, 05 Feb 2013 16:35:28 +0000 CNBC.com 5746528 at http://www.globalpost.com 'Government Motors' No More: GM Comes Full Circle http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/business/companies/130604/government-motors-no-more-gm-comes-full-circle <p>General Motors being added to the S&amp;P 500 at the close on June 6th (replacing Heinz ) is more good news for GM, as the stock orbits a two year high in early Wall Street dealings. GM May sales were up 3.1 percent. May light vehicle seasonally adjusted annual rates are now at 15.3 million, well above last year&#39;s numbers (13.9 million). and even better than April&#39;s 14.9 million.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/business/companies/130604/government-motors-no-more-gm-comes-full-circle" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Companies General Motors S&P stocks Want to Know Global Economy Tue, 04 Jun 2013 20:22:05 +0000 Bob Pisani, CNBC 5851101 at http://www.globalpost.com