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Uber’s deal with U.S. drivers looks cheap

May 10, 2016

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Tesla’s acceleration may get investors shaking

May 5, 2016

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If you are in St Louis, buy gas on a Tuesday or Wednesday

May 3, 2016

If you are in St Louis, buy gas on a Tuesday or Wednesday

The pass through from low gas prices to U.S. consumer spending is a fraught issue and central banks say it is being distorted by the zero lower bound. Now another complication, if you are in St Louis.
According to calculations from the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, you can save up to $60 a year if you buy gas on a Tuesday or Wednesday. Gas prices are most expensive on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays and fall sharply in midweek, with Tuesday almost 4 cents a gallon cheaper than the average price.
"The simplest explanation is that most consumers aren't aware of the cycles. Even if some were aware, they may not care enough about saving a few dollars to change their behavior," the study found.
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GM’s $500 mln Lyft stake hedges against tech’s rise

January 4, 2016

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Volkswagen top brass will be up for the chop

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Indian sale makes Bain Capital rare buyout hero

November 27, 2015

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Volkswagen can take $80 bln hit before crumpling

October 15, 2015

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Edward Hadas: VW, like BP, took the wrong chances

October 14, 2015

After an expensive scandal, Volkswagen is just starting the long process of corporate self-analysis. BP has been through it all. The carmaker can learn an important lesson from the oil major.

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VW, like BP, took the wrong chances

October 14, 2015

After an expensive scandal, Volkswagen is just starting the long process of corporate self-analysis. BP has been through it all. The carmaker can learn an important lesson from the oil major.