Is Fiat Chrysler an Automotive Value?

The most popular Jeep model in Europe was the Renegade subcompact sport utility vehicle (SUV); the sales of the Renegade in Europe increased by 20,000 in 2016. Another 11,000 Renegades were sold in the United Kingdom as well. Jeep is bringing out a new Jeep model in Europe the Compass to cash in on its best sales ever in Europe.

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Did Uber Hurt Rental Car Companies in 2016?

Or the car-rental companies might find themselves facing a greater nightmare. If Uber were to collapse, a major automaker might buy it and Hertz and Avis would find themselves competing directly with Ford (NYSE: F), Toyota (NYSE: TM) or even Volkswagen.

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Will Minivans Save Fiat-Chrysler?

Minivans are more of a contrarian investment than you might think because they are the perfect vehicle for use in the ride-sharing business. A Chrysler Pacifica or Dodge City Master Pro; particularly one equipped with a diesel, electric or hybrid engine, would be the perfect Uber car. It can seat several passengers, it is stylish and there is plenty of room for luggage for the airport run.

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Fiat Chrysler fights to Survive

Despite this I would say that Fiat Chrysler is not a value investment because it looks like a weak company sustained by some very strong brands. Dodge and Jeep in particular have great reputations in the US.

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