Hertz Rentals Might Come to Walgreens, Lowe’s

Hertz is looking to expand its car-rental business by opening new locations in retailers' parking lots. More 

It Doesn’t Pay to Pile Into Hedge-Fund Favorites

Hedge funds' holdings flood the news each quarter, but reports such as the Goldman Sachs VIP List aren't necessarily a good source of actionable trade ideas. More 

Automakers Not Just Selling, But Sharing

Millennials, once thought to become the prime market opportunity for vehicle sales in five to 10 years, are more interested in sharing a car than buying one. That has automakers scrambling. More 

Italian Jitters Sink Stocks — Monday’s IP Market Recap

Worries about the outcome of Italy's national elections weighed heavily on European stocks Monday, and that worry bled over to U.S. indices. More 

Car Dealer Stocks: Kick The Tires Carefully

Booming auto sales don't mean all these names are good buys. Dealers that focus more on used cars appear particularly vulnerable in 2013. More 

Avis’ Zipcar Deal: More Show Than Substance

Zipcar, which has yet to turn a profit, is an interesting tack-on for rental-car player Avis, but don't expect it to supercharge growth. More 

Avis Buying Zipcar in $500M Deal, Shares Jump

Acquiring Zipcar in an all-cash deal worth about $500 million will give Avis a strong presence in the growing hourly rental market. More