Business Inventories Gain 0.5%; Sales Up 0.1%
- Inventories move up in October. Kurylko, Diana T. // Automotive News;11/17/2003, Vol. 78 Issue 6067, p17
The days supply of U.S. light vehicles rose to 76 days on November 01, 2003 up from 63 days on October 01, 2003. However, the total was consistent with typical October stock levels in the past 10 years. Automakers had 3.68 million vehicles on hand on November 01, up from 3.42 million units one...
- Industry mirrors equity markets in 2nd quarter. Armstrong, Julie // Automotive News;7/18/2005, Vol. 79 Issue 6157, p34
The article reports that automakers and their publicly traded suppliers and retailers in the U.S. are seeing an overall shareholder value fall in the second quarter. The major stock indexes mirrored that weakness, with the Dow Jones industrial average down 2.5 percent and Standard & Poor's 500...
- Inventories hit 1-year high. Osburn, Chaz // Automotive News;2/18/2002, Vol. 76 Issue 5971, p26
Reports the growth of vehicle inventories in the United States. Sales per dealership in 2002; Low historical average and stocks of profitable sport-utilities; Total car inventories.
- Celebrate? Well, Just a Bit. Villegas, Phil // Ward's Dealer Business;Oct2009, Vol. 43 Issue 10, p29
The article provides suggestions on how to assess the sales performance of companies planning to sell their operations in the automotive industry in the U.S. The author suggests that these companies must be strategic and cautious in positioning their dealerships in the market. It highlights some...
- Slow recovery dims optimism for auto sales. Bunkley, Nick // Automotive News;8/13/2012, Vol. 86 Issue 6529, p4
The article reports that slow recovery in the automobile industry in the U.S. will affect the sales. LMC Automotive analyst Jeff Schu-ster lowered his forecasts by about 200,000 units for 2012 and another 200,000 units for 2013. He now expects 2012 light-vehicle sales of 14.3 million and 2013...
- CRITICAL NOTES ON THE ACCELERATION PRINCIPLE. Neisser, Hans // Quarterly Journal of Economics;May54, Vol. 68 Issue 2, p253
This article presents critical notes on the acceleration principle and its relationship with induced investment. The treatment of inventories differs from that of fixed capital. For the application of the acceleration principle to inventories, the solution of the riddle can be found in the...
- Good-producing Industries. // Canadian Economic Observer;Apr2005 Statistical Summary, Vol. 18, p35
The article presents graphs and data on good-producing industries. Graphs on the following topics are included: manufacturing shipments, inventories, ration of manufacturing stocks to shipments, capacity utilization rates, single family homes, building permits.
- July Business Sales, Inventories Increase. Newman, Emily // Bond Buyer;9/16/2004, Vol. 349 Issue 31970, p2
Reports on the growth of business inventories to a record high in July 2004. Increase in business sales to a record level; Ratio of inventory-to-sales based on seasonally adjusted data; Percentage of the growth of the stocks from manufacturers.
- Inventory -- U.S. car and light-truck, on September 1. // Automotive News;9/15/2008, Vol. 83 Issue 6325, p9
Several charts related to the automobile industry are presented including one denoting the inventories of various companies, on the smallest and largest stocks by automakers on September 1, 2008 and the total industry days supply on September 1, 2008.