Honda Motor Co. Ltd. (HMC)

30.40
0.58 1.87
NYSE : Consumer Durables
Prev Close 30.98
Open 30.40
Day Low/High 29.98 / 30.44
52 Wk Low/High 23.10 / 33.42
Volume 936.11K
Avg Volume 900.10K
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 1.81B
Market Cap 46.61B
EPS 2.40
P/E Ratio 7.30
Div & Yield 0.86 (3.57%)
AutoNation Accelerates Its Growth, But It's Not a Trade for Me

AutoNation Accelerates Its Growth, But It's Not a Trade for Me

Maybe I'm old fashioned, too old fashioned. But I think I would rather tackle the debt than add to it in order to reduce the float.

Electric-Car Battery Maker Now Hong Kong's Richest Person

Electric-Car Battery Maker Now Hong Kong's Richest Person

Physicist Zeng Yuqun has ridden a 169% jump in shares of the electric-battery maker he founded to top spot on the Hong Kong rich list.

China's Economy, Retail Sales, Helicopter Money, Walmart's Autonomous Vehicles

China's Economy, Retail Sales, Helicopter Money, Walmart's Autonomous Vehicles

The 'organic' economy has to take over at some point, and at that point, at least in theory, demand for credit should accelerate.

Latest Vehicle Production Data

Let's check in on some auto and truck data that is making the rounds this morning:  Tesla delivered 139,300 vehicles during the September quarter vs. 137,000 expected. For the quarter, the company produced 145,036 vehicles.  Honda's total U.S. sales...

Tesla to the S&P 500?

Reuters is reporting that Tesla "appears" on the verge of joining the S&P 500... Not sure how much speculation or hopium is involved, but if TSLA shares became an S&P 500 constituent it would likely mean the surge in the shares would go a bit furthe...

Now at the Plate, Your Pinch Hitter, Chris Versace

Good morning, one and all, I'm Chris Versace, back at it again filling in for Doug as U.S. equity futures currently point to a move lower when domestic stock markets open later here on Friday morning.  Overnight, Taiwan Semiconductor reported its Ju...

The Week Ahead: Reopenings, Retail Sales and 25 Earnings Reports to Watch

The Week Ahead: Reopenings, Retail Sales and 25 Earnings Reports to Watch

The direction of the market in the coming weeks will hinge in part on progress in reopening the U.S. and European economies.

Grim Picture

The picture looks even grimmer for American Airlines , United Airlines , Delta Air Lines , Jet Blue , Hilton Worldwide , Hyatt Hotels  and others in the travel and hospitality sectors. The unprecedented 30-day travel ban from Europe is the latest bl...

Confidence Will Decide the Fate of the Markets

Confidence Will Decide the Fate of the Markets

The world's most levered balance sheet belongs not to a company, but to a country: Japan.

Japan's Economy Sicker Than Expected and Before Any Virus Effect

Japan's Economy Sicker Than Expected and Before Any Virus Effect

The world's third-largest economy is likely to now be in recession, and Japanese investors have sensibly switched into defensive sectors and low-volatility stocks.

Real Money Post Industrial Average Leads, but Coronavirus Adds Uncertainty

Real Money Post Industrial Average Leads, but Coronavirus Adds Uncertainty

RMPIA ended January up 0.8%, but now the damage from the Wuhan virus is weighing on the future.

Casinos, Airlines Tumble as Hong Kong Stocks Resume in Punishing Fashion

Casinos, Airlines Tumble as Hong Kong Stocks Resume in Punishing Fashion

The coronavirus outbreak from Wuhan has hit Hong Kong stocks hard as they resume trade. We won't know the impact on mainland listings until next week at the earliest.

'Breezy Bullishness' a Bad Idea When Faced With WARS

'Breezy Bullishness' a Bad Idea When Faced With WARS

Consumer spending contributed at least half of China's 6.1% growth in 2019. Just how bad will the coronavirus-induced cutback in spending over Lunar New Year be?

Japanese and Thai Stocks Take Iran Missile Hit

Japanese and Thai Stocks Take Iran Missile Hit

Markets in Thailand and Tokyo were the main losers on Wednesday, though Asian investors in general appear reassured the worst is over with Iran.

The Safe Way to Play Tesla? Just Let It Pass You By

The Safe Way to Play Tesla? Just Let It Pass You By

As we roll into the holiday, I don't see a need to play this name; but if you own it or are shorting it, here's my advice.

Tesla v Ferrari: Road-Testing 6 Top Auto and Truck Stocks

Tesla v Ferrari: Road-Testing 6 Top Auto and Truck Stocks

There are opportunities across the board, from high-performance sports cars and EVs to RVs and trucks.

10 Japanese Stocks That Combat Climate Change

10 Japanese Stocks That Combat Climate Change

These 10 companies have innovative approaches to reducing carbon emissions, from one of the most-advanced nations in terms of an environmentally-aware industry.

The Week Ahead: Earnings Season Is Far From Over

The Week Ahead: Earnings Season Is Far From Over

Disney, Qualcomm and Square are among 75 key reports we are watching.

Carmaker Stocks to Favor and to Avoid Amid a Slumping Asian Auto Sector

Carmaker Stocks to Favor and to Avoid Amid a Slumping Asian Auto Sector

Car sales are sliding in China and plummeting in India, which is putting pressure on automakers that sell in those markets.

Short Self-Driving Car Stocks, It Is Way Too Early to Be Bullish

Short Self-Driving Car Stocks, It Is Way Too Early to Be Bullish

Trying to invest in disruptive technologies can disrupt your personal wealth - keep shorting Tesla and Uber.

5 Companies Warren Buffett Should Buy or Invest in Now

5 Companies Warren Buffett Should Buy or Invest in Now

Cash is a lazy asset, but the genesis of Berkshire's underperformance has been choosing the wrong investments.

Get Defensive in South Korea With These 5 Stocks

Get Defensive in South Korea With These 5 Stocks

Those playing this market should remain grounded in the real, not digital world.

The Read-Through Is a Superficial Analysis of Market Sectors

The Read-Through Is a Superficial Analysis of Market Sectors

If you are investing in individual stocks you have to do individual research. It's that simple.

2019 Stock and Sector Predictions From CFRA Research

2019 Stock and Sector Predictions From CFRA Research

Where are we headed in 2019? The independent research firm's equity analysts offer their prognostications for the year.

A Good Day to Be Mary Barra, but It's Been a Bad Year to Be a GM Shareholder

A Good Day to Be Mary Barra, but It's Been a Bad Year to Be a GM Shareholder

If Barra is willing to be as bold with the company's balance sheet as with its corporate strategy, GM shares could be the ultimate value play.

Top Electric Vehicle Plays to Rev Up Your Portfolio, Including One Buffett Likes

Top Electric Vehicle Plays to Rev Up Your Portfolio, Including One Buffett Likes

Experts suggest ways to put your portfolio into high gear with EV investments.

Ford's Self-Driving Car Push Offers Promise of Future Growth

Ford's Self-Driving Car Push Offers Promise of Future Growth

Ford's push into self-driving offers hope for investors in the laggard automaker.

Days Like Today Remind Me of Why I Avoid Auto Stocks

Days Like Today Remind Me of Why I Avoid Auto Stocks

The best trades are the ones you don't make.

GM Seems to Be the Play

Autos and Semiconductors Autonomous driving. This is becoming a really big deal. By now, I am sure that most of you saw this morning's interesting news. Honda Motor would immediately invest $750 million in the Cruise autonomous vehicle unit of Gener...

Asia Calling: Real Money Contributor Hits the Road

Asia Calling: Real Money Contributor Hits the Road

Real Money contributor Jim Collins hits the road in search of the best investment opportunities.