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 […]

Tuesday Ticker: June 21, 2022

Toronto, Ontario ⁠— In this weekly stock update, Uber loses a North American exec and Tesla CEO Elon Musk makes some curiously timed layoffs. Do the Uber shuffle Dennis Cinelli, the head of Uber’s ride operations in the United States and Canada, is stepping down, according to reports from undisclosed sources. Cinelli is reported leaving […]

Tuesday Ticker: June 7, 2022

Toronto, Ontario —  Listen up for this weekly stock report! This week, a Quebec-based convenience giant teases plans to grow bigger, while a new rideshare service tests the waters in smaller B.C. cities. Charge with Couche-Tard Alimentation Couche-Tard said it has deployed “hundreds” of electric vehicle chargers available at 200+ North American locations over the […]

Tuesday Ticker: May 31, 2022

Toronto, Ontario ⁠⁠— In this weekly Tuesday Ticker, Rivian sees some executive shake-ups amid an already tumultuous year, while another battery tech player sets its sights on Quebec’s cathode active materials (CAM). Do the Rivian shuffle Rivian is reorganizing its executive ranks as one of its top manufacturing officers parts ways with the EV automaker. […]

Tuesday Ticker: May 24, 2022

Toronto, Ontario ⁠— Ford throws seven million more Rivian shares up for sale while Uber tries to offset its losses in Collision Repair’s weekly Tuesday Ticker.  Red-tag item, Rivian Last week, it was reported Ford Motor Co. had offloaded eight million shares in electric vehicle startup Rivian. On Monday, May 16, the automaker sold a […]

Loosening the Leash: Ford sells eight million Rivian shares, totalling $214 million

Toronto, Ontario — Ford is shedding some of its shares in electric vehicle upstart Rivian, according to a filing to the U.S. Securities and Exchanges Commission. The legacy automaker sold eight million Rivian shares on Tuesday, an amount totalling $214 million at $26.80 per share; a relatively small offload considering Ford still holds 94 million […]

Tuesday Ticker: May 10, 2022

Toronto, Ontario ⁠— In this weekly Tuesday Ticker, AutoCanada picks up two luxury dealerships in Ontario, teasing the potential to expand its collision services; Uni-Select reports a “strong start” to the year with its Q1 2022 financial results, and a Toronto-based parts maker sees big drops in net profits. Leaning on luxury AutoCanada added two […]

Tuesday Ticker: May 3, 2022

Toronto, Ontario — This week, LKQ beats out analyst estimates with its Q1 2022 earnings report; Volkswagen considers Canada for future electrified business and Tesla CEO Elon Musk makes a deal to buy Twitter. LKQ’s leap LKQ reported its Q1 2022 earnings last week, beating out analyst estimates with earnings of US$1 per share. Zacks […]

Tuesday Ticker: April 26, 2022

Toronto, Ontario ⁠— In this Tuesday Ticker, General Motors shares some hefty news a mere day before the OEM reveals its Q1 2022 financial reports, while 3M plans to leverage technology from a digital inventory management solutions company. Corvettes and currents General Motors will launch an electric version of the Chevrolet Corvette sports car starting […]

Tuesday Ticker: March 15, 2022

Toronto, Ontario ⁠— In this weekly edition of Collision Repair’s Tuesday Ticker, EV automaker Rivian snags a top exec from Magna while Guelph, Ont.-based Linamar sees significant stock dips due to the ongoing Russia-Ukraine conflict. Plus, AutoCanada reports a personal best for fourth-quarter revenues. Rivian tags Magna exec Electric vehicle maker Rivian announced it has […]