Tag: consumers

  • Drop in consumers buying electric cars as new number plate released

    The UK automotive trade has hit out over an absence of incentives for households to buy a brand new electrical automotive after gross sales dipped amongst personal consumers final month. The Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT) reported a 21% carry in new automotive gross sales usually throughout September in contrast with the identical…

  • Banks' woes are bad news for consumers: analyst Bove

    It’s been a tough few years for banks. Their inventory costs have slumped in 4 of the final 5 years, in accordance with the calculations of veteran financial institution analyst Dick Bove, chief monetary strategist at Odeon Capital Group. Over that five- 12 months interval, solely 4 of the 106 banks he follows have outperformed…

  • Dave Ramsey has sharp warning for consumers mulling major purchases

    Prices for so-called toy commodities — suppose boats, wave runners, bikes, and basic vehicles — are a lot increased. Wasn’t so way back that you might snag a 1966 Ford Mustang convertible, one of the crucial iconic muscle vehicles ever, for $18,000 to $20,000. Now a pristine Mustang may go for $30,000 and up. Related:…