Industry Focus Areas, Motorized Vehicle

Ford Teeters Toward Junk with Moody’s Warning of Restructuring Risks

August 30, 2018

Via: Industry Week

Ford Motor Co.’s credit rating was cut to one notch above junk by Moody’s Investors Service, adding to the car company’s woes after it embarked on a costly restructuring that could take years to complete. Moody’s downgraded Ford to Baa3 […]

Industry Focus Areas, Motorized Vehicle

Ford Is Fighting With Wall Street Over Its Cherished Dividend

August 14, 2018

Via: Industry Week

Wall Street says Ford Motor Co. must cut its dividend. The automaker says that’s nonsense. The debate erupting over Ford’s quarterly payout to shareholders — including the founding family that derives millions from the disbursements — is exposing a growing […]

Energy, Industry Focus Areas

GE’s 12,000 Job Cuts Highlight Uneasy Shift to Renewable Energy

December 8, 2017

Via: Industry Week

After spending years building up its gas-power business, General Electric Co. is trying to figure out how to keep pace in a world that’s no longer all that interested in fossil fuels. The plan to cut 12,000 jobs — almost […]