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Bayerische Motoren Werke AG ADR (BAMXY)

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  • Tue, May 12, 7:31 AM
    • BMW (OTCPK:BAMXY) reports global deliveries rose 8.4% to 175,972 units in April.
    • Deliveries for the BMW brand were up 5.6% to 148,896 units, while Mini saw a 28% Y/Y jump to 26,766 vehicles.
    • Sales growth by region: America +12.1%, Asia +5.9%, Europe +8.7%.
    • YTD BMW deliveries +8.2% to 702,643 vehicles.
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  • Sat, May 9, 10:55 AM
  • Wed, May 6, 6:51 AM
    • BMW (OTCPK:BAMXY) will wait to see how things progress in Russia before building a new assembly plant in the nation, according to CEO Norbert Reithofer.
    • Though most automakers have put the brakes on capacity growth in the region due to the slumping auto market, luxury sellers have fared a little better than their peers.
    • BMW reported Q1 results this week.
    • The automaker saw revenue increase 14.7% Y/Y to €20.917B ($23.49B) during the quarter.
    • BMW Q1 report
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  • Fri, May 1, 12:35 PM
    • BMW (OTCPK:BAMXY) unit sales +9.6% to 32,428 units.
    • Sales growth by brand: BMW +6.9% to 26,952; Mini +24.7% to 5,476 units.
    • Passenger car sales were up 12.4% to 19,014 units.
    • YTD BMW sales +11.8% to 123,697 units.
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  • Thu, Apr. 30, 11:08 AM
    • A 25-page thesis from Fiat Chrysler Automobiles titled "Confessions of Capital Junkie" presents the case that automakers need to consider consolidating through mergers.
    • The automobile industry is set up for failure unless costs from R&D and regulatory changes can be shared on a larger scale, according to the company.
    • "Capital consumption rate by OEMs is unacceptable—it is duplicative, does not deliver real value to consumers and is pure economic waste," reads the presentation.
    • There's even a slide with a quote from Alice in Wonderland to hammer home the automaker's main points on the need for M&A.
    • Today, Ford CEO Mark Fields told CNBC the company isn't looking for a merger within the auto space. Similar comments have been made by execs with General Motors, Nissan, and Toyota in the recent past.
    • FCA's industry analysis (.pdf)
  • Wed, Apr. 22, 7:15 AM
    • Audi (OTCQX:VLKAY) expects compact cars to be the main driver for growth in China.
    • Execs speaking at the Shanghai Auto Show highlighted the A4 and Q5 models as sitting in the sweet spot for demand with middle-class buyers.
    • BMW (OTCPK:BAMXY) plans to become more aggressive in the compact segment with three new models scheduled to be introduced.
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  • Mon, Apr. 20, 8:58 AM
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  • Sun, Apr. 19, 7:04 AM
    • BMW (OTCPK:BAMXY) is recalling about 91,800 Mini Coopers in the U.S. to fix a defect with the passenger seat mat that may prevent the air bag from deploying.
    • The problem affects the 2005 to 2008 models of the Mini Cooper and Cooper S.
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  • Sat, Apr. 18, 9:48 AM
    • The roll-out of 4G LTE high-speed wireless connections in all 2016 General Motors (NYSE:GM) models could provide the automaker with new sources of revenue and jump-start tech initiatives of rivals.
    • GM sees OnStar 4G leading to e-commerce revenue from transaction splits (fast-food, hotel rooms, entertainment, advertising), services, and data usage.
    • Software upgrades pushed out via broadband connections could also save GM money on repair and warranty costs.
    • While execs with GM estimate OnStar will generate $350M in profit over the next three years, some analysts have aimed much higher with their projections.
    • Gartner sees 10% of all revenue from the automobile industry generated from connected broadband platforms by 2020 - a formidable mark which explains the increasing presence of Apple and Google in the sector.
    • Partnerships between Silicon Valley and Detroit are expected to accelerate.
    • GM sits in a nice position to defend its turf against the tech heavyweights through its valuable OnStar property - while BMW (OTCPK:BAMXY), Audi (OTCQX:VLKAY), Nissan (OTCPK:NSANY), and Tesla Motors (NASDAQ:TSLA) are also a few steps away from Internet-based revenue streams.
    • Other companies which might benefit to a degree from a connected car explosion: MBLY, NVDA, AMBA, SWKS,SBUX, DPZ, T - add your own in the comments.
  • Fri, Apr. 17, 7:23 AM
    • The BMW i3 tops the Kelley Blue Book list of top ten green cars of 2015.
    • The EV model has a driving range of 81 miles and a combined fuel efficiency equivalent rating of 124 mpg (combined driving).
    • BMW (OTCPK:BAMXY) sold over 2.6K i3 in March across global markets. In the U.S., the i3 has sold better in parts of California, Texas, and Florida than on the East Coast.
  • Thu, Apr. 16, 9:02 AM
    • BMW (OTCPK:BAMXY) car registrations +10.8% to 104,716 units in March, according to the European Automobile Manufacturers Association.
    • Overall EU registrations +10.6% Y/Y in March, powered by double-digit growth in Spain, Italy, and France. YTD registrations +8.6%.
    • BMW market share: 6.3% vs. 6.3% a year ago.
    • BMW YTD registrations +11.6%.
    • Results include the BMW and Mini brands.
    • EAMA release (.pdf)
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  • Tue, Apr. 14, 6:42 AM
    • BMW (OTCPK:BAMXY) reports global deliveries increased 9.2% in March to 232,556 units.
    • The automaker saw deliveries of BMW and Mini models increase 11.8% in Europe and 9.8% in the Americas during the month.
    • Sales in China were up 8.1% to 43,824 units.
    • YTD BMW deliveries +8.1% to 526,669.
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  • Wed, Apr. 8, 10:24 AM
    • BMW (OTCPK:BAMXY) recalls 53K X3 vehicles in China due to a potential wiring problem.
    • The recall action covers xDrive20i, xDrive28i, and xDrive35i X3 cars manufactured between 2011 and 2013.
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  • Thu, Apr. 2, 1:30 PM
    • A running scorecard of U.S. plug-in electric vehicle sales is being tracked by
    • A final tally is expected tomorrow.
    • Sales by model as reported: Tesla Model S 2,450 (estimated), Nissan Leaf 1,850, BMW i3 950, Chevrolet Volt 639, Toyota Prius PHV 473, Volkswagen e-Golf 195, Mercedes-Benz B-Class ED 145, BMW i8 143, Cadillac ELR 92.
    • EV sales were reported at 12,998 units through February compared to 13,021 a year ago after two months.
  • Wed, Apr. 1, 1:28 PM
    • BMW (OTCPK:BAMXY) unit sales +12.2% to 40,139 units.
    • Sales growth by brand: BMW +6.9% to 34,310; Mini +59.5% to 5,829 units.
    • Passenger car sales were up 17.2% to 27,195.
    • Motorcycle sales +0.2% to 1,614 units.
    • i3 sales weren't broken off by the German automaker.
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  • Mon, Mar. 30, 8:59 AM
    • BMW (OTCPK:BAMXY, OTCPK:BAMXF) announces a recall of 43,426 motorcycles to address an issue with mounting flanges on the rear wheel.
    • The recall action covers the 1200 and 1300 models for certain years between 2006 and 2010.
    • NHTSA recall notice
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