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5 Winners and Losers of the Week in Business

Filed under: Netflix, Research In Motion, Market News, Automotive Industry, Entertainment Industry, Travel IndustryIt’s been an interesting week in the world of business, from a smartphone pioneer losing another major client, to travel troubles on land…

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Wall Street Watch Wednesday: Electric Cars Take Another Blow

Filed under: Earnings, Tesla Motors, Market NewsLast week it was Smith Electric Vehicles calling off its IPO. On Tuesday it was Tesla Motors (TSLA) lowering its near-term outlook.

Demand for Tesla’s breakthrough Model S plug-in sedan remains strong, b…

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BP Predicts the Future of Cars (Hint: Yours Probably Isn’t Part of It)

Filed under: Energy, Autos, BPIf you own a gas guzzler, here’s a public service announcement for you: Sell it soon. According to global oil giant BP, you’ve got maybe 18 years left before that vehicle is obsolete — and probably a lot less than that.

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3 Reasons Why You’re Not Buying an Electric Car

Filed under: Technology, Ford Motor Co, Toyota, General Motors, Autos, Tesla Motors, ChevronThe electric car has arrived, but odds are that there isn’t one in your driveway.

Several factors have gotten in the way of the eco-friendly automotive revolut…

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Hating These Companies Can Be Hazardous to Your Wealth

Filed under: InvestingSome bears never hibernate — we’re talking about the worrywarts out there, betting against companies by initiating short positions.

In a nutshell, a short is an investment that appreciates when a stock heads lower. Bears will s…

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