Tuesday Ticker: July 5, 2022

Toronto, Ontario ⁠— It’s Tuesday⁠—let’s talk business! In this week’s Tuesday Ticker, General Motors sits poised to reclaim its role as leader of new vehicle sales in the U.S.; Lift adds five new facilities in the B.C. interior and AutoCanada preps for a buyback via a “modified Dutch auction.” The General takes the Crown General […]

Cash Back: AutoCanada to buy back $100M of shares from investors

Edmonton, Alberta — On June 28, AutoCanada announced its intent to purchase up to $100 million in shares from its shareholders via a ‘modified Dutch auction,’ with shares for sale between $22 and $25 per share. The company advises shareholders to obtain up-to-date quotes for market prices of the shares, prior to tendering an offer. […]

Tuesday Ticker: October 5, 2021

Toronto, Ontario ⁠— This week, Magna gets booted from its proposed deal with automotive technology group Veoneer, Rivian officially files its initial public offering (IPO) and Axalta reevaluates its full-year guidance. Melancholy at Magna Swedish automotive technology firm Veoneer has opted to go with Qualcomm’s $37-per-share merger bid following a previously announced merger with Aurora, […]

Tuesday Ticker: July 20, 2021

Toronto, Ontario ⁠— In this Tuesday Ticker, the Bank of Canada plans to let inflation run on past its previously planned targets, the European Union says it will wave goodbye to gas-powered vehicles in 2035 and top execs at Toyota say it’s “too soon” to be focussing only on electric cars.  Get to runnin’  The […]