4 Consumer Stock Stories Making a Monday Buzz

Toyota Motor Corp. (NYSE:TM): Closing price $125.19

Toyota  is discounting its all-electric RAV4 via low-cost lease and loan offers through which to enhance demand for the slow-selling compact crossover which is powered by a Tesla Motors battery pack and motor. This month, Toyota is promoting the option of a $299-per-month, three-year lease for the $49,800 light truck, or a 60-month, no-interest loan, according to company spokeswoman Carly Schaffner. The offers run through September 3, and are available solely in the Los Angeles and San Francisco regions.

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