Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV (FCAU) - NYSE
  • Tue, Feb. 23, 3:24 PM
    • Consumer Reports is out with its list of best 2016 cars.
    • Best subcompact car: Honda Fit (NYSE:HMC)
    • Best compact car: Subaru Impreza (OTCPK:FUJHY)
    • Best midsized car: Toyota Camry (NYSE:TM)
    • Best small SUV: Subaru Forester
    • Best luxury SUV: Lexus RX
    • Best sports car (sub-$40K): Mazda MX-5 Miata (OTCPK:MZDAY)
    • Best large car: Chevrolet Impala (NYSE:GM)
    • Best midsized SUV: Kia Sorento (OTC:HYMLF)
    • Best pickup truck: Ford F-150 (NYSE:F)
    • Best minivan: Toyota Sienna
    • Audi (OTCPK:VLKAY) won the award for top overall brand, while Fiat (NYSE:FCAU) came in last. Ford was selected as the top U.S. brand and Buick surprised with a strong 7th place ranking.
    • The Tesla Model S (NASDAQ:TSLA) didn't get a chance to three-peat as the best overall car after CR pulled the award.
    | Tue, Feb. 23, 3:24 PM | 258 Comments
  • Mon, Feb. 22, 10:19 AM
    • Shipping stocks are on the move after the large jump in crude oil prices eases some anxiety over demand.
    • Notable gainers include Diana Shipping (DSX +12.1%), Navios Maritime Partners (NMM +6.5%),  Frontline (FRO +6.6%), and Scorpo Bulkers (SALT +5.9%).
    • The trucking sector is also ahead of broad market averages off the oil news. ArcBest (ARCB +4.4%), Swift Transportation (SWFT +1.6%), Celadon Group (CGI +2%), and Knight Transportation (KNX +2.6%) (also upgraded) are on the rise.
    • Railroad industry players CSX (CSX +3.8%) and Genesee & Wyoming (GWR +3.7%) are up sharply.
    • On the vehicle manufacturing/supplier side, solid gainers include Meritor (MTOR +6.7%), Dana Holding (DAN +2.7%), Westport Innovations (WPRT +3.9%), Oshkosh (OSK +3.8%), Navistar (NAV +5.4%), and PACCAR (PCAR +2.3%).
    • The Detroit Three are all in rally mode as well. Ford (NYSE:F) and GM (NYSE:GM) are up 2%, while Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (NYSE:FCAU) is 3.3% higher.
    • Previously: Oil prices rebound, WTI heads back above $30 (Feb. 22 2016)
    | Mon, Feb. 22, 10:19 AM | 34 Comments
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  • Mon, Feb. 8, 5:58 PM
    • Fiat Chrysler (NYSE:FCAU) fell 7.6% to a 52-week low after the NHTSA released documents over the weekend that suggested a broader examination of claims that some of its vehicles can roll away when a driver thanks the transmission has been set to park.
    • The safety regulator's investigation now covers 856K vehicles, and 121 incidents have led to crashes, with 30 leading to injuries.
    • Most of the complaints involved 2014-15 models of the Jeep Grand Cherokee, and other models involved were the Chrylser 300 and Dodge Charger.
    • The inquiry expands a probe opened in August addressing 14 complaints that 2014-15 Grand Cherokees had rolled away after a driver intended to park them.
    | Mon, Feb. 8, 5:58 PM | 51 Comments
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  • Tue, Feb. 2, 8:20 AM
    • Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (NYSE:FCAU) unit sales +7% to 155,037 units to smash the estimate of most research firms which called for flat to negative year-over-year growth.
    • Car sales flat fell 24% Y/Y to 30,157 units.
    • Truck sales increased 19% to 124,880 units.
    • Models with +10% sales gains included the Jeep Compass, Chrysler Town & Country, Dodge Caravan, and Dodge Charger.
    | Tue, Feb. 2, 8:20 AM
  • Wed, Jan. 27, 2:56 PM
    • Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCAU -1.7%) said it will shift capacity at several plants in order to increase production of Jeeps and Ram pickup trucks. The plan could mean a higher mix of manufacturing in the U.S.
    • Global production of Jeep vehicles is expected to reach 2M through 2018. New diesel and hybrid electric version of the Jeep Wrangler will be available by 2018.
    • The automaker also disclosed it will make profit-sharing payments of up to $4K to UAW workers in the U.S. The amount is tied to the company's EBIT tally from last year.
    • New financial targets include revenue of €136B ($148.2M) and operating profit of €8.7B-€9.8B ($9.48B-$10.7B) were unveiled.
    • Previously: Fiat Chrysler beats on revenue (Jan. 27 2016)
    • Previously: Fiat Chrysler sets 2016 guidance, major shakeup to be announced (Jan. 27 2016)
    • Fiat Chrysler conference call webcast
    | Wed, Jan. 27, 2:56 PM | 2 Comments
  • Wed, Jan. 27, 7:12 AM
    • Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (NYSE:FCAU) reports it ended 2015 with a total of 4.6M units shipped.
    • Revenue of €113B ($123B) during the year beat analyst expectations Adjusted EBIT was up 40% to €5.3B ($5.8B).
    • The company expects revenue of €110B in 2016 and adjusted EBIT of €5.0B.
    • Fiat is expected to announce a major shakeup later today when it updates its business plan.
    • Previously: Fiat Chrysler beats on revenue (Jan. 27 2016)
    | Wed, Jan. 27, 7:12 AM | 5 Comments
  • Wed, Jan. 27, 5:48 AM
    • Fiat Chrysler (NYSE:FCAU): Q4 EPS of €0.16
    • Revenue of €30.09B (+11.1% Y/Y) beats by €380M.
    | Wed, Jan. 27, 5:48 AM
  • Tue, Jan. 26, 5:30 PM
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  • Fri, Jan. 22, 3:54 AM
    • Automakers recalled a record 51.26M vehicles in the United States last year, continuing a historic surge for car companies facing an unprecedented government crackdown on safety lapses.
    • According to the NHTSA, that figure topped the 50.99M vehicles called back in 2014, meaning that the recalls in each of the past two years surpassed any annual total logged by federal regulators in nearly five decades.
    • Notable recalls: HMC, FCAU, OTCPK:TKTDY
    | Fri, Jan. 22, 3:54 AM | 3 Comments
  • Mon, Jan. 18, 10:29 AM
    • European car registrations rose 16.6% in December to 1,109,927 units.
    • Registrations for 2015 ended 9.3% higher at 13,713,526 units. A strong recovery in Spain and Italy contributed significantly, while volume leader Germany saw a steady gain of 5.6% amid a challenging year in the domestic market.
    • 2015 European market share by manufacturer: Volkwagen Group (OTCPK:VLKAY) 24.8%, Peugeot (OTCPK:PEUGF) 10.4%, Renault (OTC:RNSDF) 9.6%, Ford (NYSE:F) 7.2%, Opel (NYSE:GM) 6.7%, BMW (OTCPK:BAMXY) 6.6%, Fiat Chrysler (NYSE:FCAU) 6.1%, Daimler (OTCPK:DDAIF) 5.9%, Toyota (NYSE:TM) 4.3%, Nissan (OTCPK:NSANY) 3.9%, Hyundai (OTC:HYMLF) 3.3%, Kia (OTC:HYMLF) 2.7%, Volvo (OTCPK:GELYF) 2.0%, Mazda (OTCPK:MZDAY) 1.5%, Suzuki (OTCPK:SZKMY) 1.3%, Jaguar Land Rover (NYSE:TTM) 1.3%.
    | Mon, Jan. 18, 10:29 AM | 5 Comments
  • Fri, Jan. 15, 8:17 AM
    • Fiat Chrysler (NYSE:FCAU) posted a 13.6% increase in European sales last year, above the industry average of 9.2%. For December, sales were up 16.4%, also above the industry's mark of 15.9%.
    • The Fiat 500 and Panda continue to lead the A segment with a 27.7% share. The Fiat 500L led the Small MPV segment with a 22.5% share (83.3K units sold), while the Fiat 500X ranked among the leaders in the Small SUV segment. Sales grew 113% in Europe for the Jeep brand, which sold almost 1.24M units worldwide.
    • The company sold more than 872.5K vehicles in Europe for the year, representing a market share of 6.1%. Sales were up 29.5% in Spain, 18.3% in Italy, 13.9% in France and 7.0% in Germany.
    • Fiat brand units sales were up 12.0% to 656.7K vehicles representing a market share of 4.6%.
    • Lancia/Chrysler units increased to 61.7K vehicles representing a market share of 0.4%. Alfa Romeo totaled 56.8K vehicles while Jeep sales were 88.2K units, led by Cherokee (+44.4%) and Wrangler (+12.7%).
    • Maserati sold more than 6.1K cars, up 6.4% yoy.
    | Fri, Jan. 15, 8:17 AM | 2 Comments
  • Thu, Jan. 14, 1:52 PM
    • Napleton Automotive Group files a lawsuit against Fiat Chrysler Automotive (FCAU -4.6%) that could have broad implications.
    • The automaker is accused of falsifying reports on new vehicle sales. Napleton says it was offered a $20K payment to pad sales figures.
    • FCAU is -4.59% to $7.49.
    | Thu, Jan. 14, 1:52 PM | 2 Comments
  • Sun, Jan. 10, 1:16 PM
    • The North International Auto Show fires up in Detroit this week with more than 50 model reveals anticipated.
    • Concept cars expected to be unveiled include the Acura Precision Concept luxury model from Honda (NYSE:HMC), a large SUV model from Kia Motors (OTC:HYMLF), and Nissan's high-end Infiniti Q60.
    • General Motors (NYSE:GM) offers up a deeper look at the Chevrolet Bolt pure EV, while aiming to gain ground on Tesla Motors which is skipping the event. On the hydrogen side, the Toyota Mirai and and its evolving vision will be highlighted, while a FCV introduction from Audi is rumored.
    • Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (NYSE:FCAU) plans to debut a next-gen minivan as it looks to reel back SUV and crossover converts.
    • Toyota (NYSE:TM) and Audi are prepped to showcase their connect car advances in new models.
    • Volkswagen (OTCPK:VLKAY) will largely be playing defense as it looks to restore confidence after the emissions cheating scandal.
    | Sun, Jan. 10, 1:16 PM | 8 Comments
Company Description
Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV engages in the automobile business, which designs, engineers, manufactures, distributes and sells vehicles, components and production systems. The company's activities are carried out through six reportable segments: four regional mass-market vehicle segments, a... More
Industry: Auto Manufacturers - Major
Country: Netherlands