A file photo taken on April 13, 2011 shows people next to a Daimler logo outside the venue of Daimler's annual shareholders meeting in Berlin. German automaker Daimler said on April 17, 2013 it pocketed 2.2 billion euros ($2.9 billion) from the sale of its remaining 7.5-percent stake in the European aerospace and defence group EADS.
But I ask myself whether this is going to be another of those Daimler stories where the goodwill is there but nothing happens in the end.
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Solid growth in the U.S. and China and at the same time collapsing demand in Europe helped the German car makers, like Daimler, to outperform their European peers more exposed to EuropeMore quotes »
European recession hits major car makers
-- Europe's stubborn recession cut deeply into profits at major automakers Ford, Volkswagen and Daimler , first-quarter results showed Wednesday as the industry began reporting earnings.Germany's Volkswagen AG said its first-quarter net profit fell 38 percent Read more »
Mercedes February sales down 5.8 percent
earlier as deliveries in China dropped sharply -- at least in part due to the timing of this year's Chinese New Year holiday. Daimler AG said Thursday the luxury automaker delivered 90,083 cars worldwide last month.Sales in China dropped 47 percent to 10,134. Read more »
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Kretschmann besucht Daimler-Hybridzentrum in Japan
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BettsHD wins Daimler supplier award
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Daimler lining up Aston deal?
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Mercedes dealer review opens home front in luxury war
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PINC's Advanced Yard Management System Selected for Implementation at Daimler Trucks North America Saltillo Manufacturing Facility
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