Search results

STOCKS RISE AS FUNDING FEARS RECEDE

With stock market sentiment improving around the globe and the FTSE 350 General Retailers Index rising by 35%, the vast majority of the listed auto retail and service companies benefited from the uplift. Indeed, three

STABILITY RETURNS AS RETAILERS REFINANCE

After months of falling values and uncertainty, there was a significant uplift in the share prices of the auto retail sector across Europe and on both sides of the Atlantic. While percentage increases are deceptive, with

Mixed fortunes but values stay low

Volatility in the value of major auto retail stocks continued through February with major positive and negative swings experienced across all markets. In the UK there were more risers than fallers, while in Europe and

Uncertainty over recession dogs shares

The global market in auto retail stocks has remained volatile during January, despite some signs of return to confidence in the retail sector as a whole, as measured by the FTSE 350 General Retailers index. Want to read

Microsoft finally launches DMS

After several years in development, Microsoft has finally launched its dealer management system, MSDMS, to the US market and has active pilot programmes. Technical experts said the latest delay was to ensure the system

STOCKS END YEAR ON LOW POINT

Investors in auto retail stocks around the world have had a torrid year. Analysis of the past 12 months shows that all the listed retail companies under-formed our benchmark FTSE 350 Retail Index with leading UK group,

Start your free 14 day trial

Get free access to our Bulletin, Agenda & Profit for 14 days.

After 14 days we will auto bill your credit or debit card unless the order is cancelled.


As an auto retail executive you need insightful and unique industry intelligence to boost your business potential. Here’s a taste of what Auto Retail Network has to offer:

  • Get informed and boost your business potential
  • More than 1,200 fellow executives have joined us
    since launch
  • Independent, carefully crafted, unique content relevant to you and your business
  • Develop a greater awareness of market trends and opportunities
  • Access to a wide range of materials whenever, wherever and however you want it
  • Significant discounts on ARN events, reports and
    other publications