6 Preferred Stocks That Offer Safety and High Yields

There still is plenty of yield in the depressed preferred-stock market—even after the recent half-point yield decline in the Treasury 10-year note to 3.7%. Many preferred issues yield 6% or more and offer investors good dividend security since they are a senior form of equity. Preferred holders also benefit since dividends, like those on common … Read more

TuSimple Fires CEO Xiaodi Hou Amid Federal Probes

TuSimple Fires CEO Xiaodi Hou Amid Federal Probes

Ford Offers Choice of Severance or Performance Improvement to White-Collar Employees Deemed Underperformers

WSJ News Exclusive Autos Industry In internal email, Ford tells managers that certain staffers may take severance, rather than enroll in performance enhancement plan

Ford Stock Is Falling. It Trimmed Guidance, Wrote Off Self-Driving Investment.

Ford Motor earnings met reduced expectations, but guidance was trimmed just a little. It was enough, though, to send Ford stock lower in after-hours trading Wednesday. Ford (ticker: F) reported a third-quarter operating profit of $1.8 billion from $$39.4 billion in sales.

Mobileye Shares Open Higher In Stock-Market Debut

Mobileye Shares Open Higher In Stock-Market Debut

Ford Warns Parts Shortages Will Lead to Higher-Than-Planned Number of Unfinished Vehicles

Ford Motor Co. said Monday that shortages of certain parts will result in a higher-than-planned number of unfinished vehicles in its inventory. “Vehicles on wheels” have been built but are still in need of some parts, the company said. Ford said it expected to have about 40,000 to 45,000 such vehicles in inventory at end … Read more

Ford Faces $1.7 Billion Verdict in Fatal Rollover of F-250 Pickup

Ford Motor is facing a potential $1.7 billion in punitive damages after a Georgia jury reached a verdict Friday in a case involving a 2014 rollover of a Ford F-250 pickup truck that left two people dead. The Gwinnett County jury determined that damages should be imposed on Ford for selling 5.2 million Super Duty … Read more

10 Companies That Would Take a Hit From a 15% Minimum Corporate Tax

Text size Nvidia has had a 4.7% tax rate and average pretax profit of $4.8 billion. Here, a cryptocurrency mining rig is equipped with Nvidia Geforce GPU at the Thailand Crypto Expo 2022. Andre Malerba/Bloomberg Democrats proposed lifting the corporate tax rate to help fund their climate and healthcare package, and if the tax remains part … Read more

GM Stock Has Been Hammered, Which Makes Owning a Piece of Its EV Future a Bargain

Text size GM has been showing off its Cadillac Lyriq SUV electric vehicle, priced like Tesla’s Model Y. Courtesy of Cadillac Inflation, rising interest rates, and recession fears have all conspired against General Motors stock. Its shares are still worth owning. Barron’srecommended buying General Motors (ticker: GM) stock in early May. The timing wasn’t great. … Read more

Tesla Closed Below $700. Why $540 Might Be Next.

Text size Tesla stock hit $1,200 early in the year and almost $1,150 in April. Then it started dropping. Mario Tama/Getty Images Tesla stock has been badly battered in recent weeks. It’s breaking key support levels that fundamental investors might want to note. Coming into Monday trading, Tesla (ticker: TSLA) shares are off about 38% … Read more