Ford Announces Dividend and 4 Auto Stocks Making Headlines Now

Ford Motor Co. (NYSE:F): Current price $13.71

Ford Motor Company will begin trading ex-dividends on January 28, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.1 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 01, 2013. Shareholders who purchased F stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 100% increase over the prior quarter.

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General Motors Company (NYSE:GM): Current price $29.06

According to General Motors Company and PSA Peugeot Citroen (PEUGY), the French auto maker will take the lead in developing joint models as their alliance aimed at restoring profit to European operations concludes their first year. Peugeot will work on the three vehicle platforms that both manufacturers will use for compact cars that they plan to put on sale in 2016.

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Toyota Motor Corporation (NYSE:TM): Current price $96.26

Toyota Motor Corporation said that they will present their new full-size pickup next month at the Chicago Auto Show. This follows the debut of a Ford F-150 concept, officially called the Atlas, at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit earlier this month.

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Honda Motor Co., Ltd. (NYSE:HMC): Current price $37.97

You may have to look twice before noticing it, but the Accord has had a major redesign for 2013. And though Honda Motor Co., Ltd. has slipped with other models that were redesigned in recent years, they have nailed this one. The new Accord is roomy, nice to drive, well equipped, and fuel efficient.

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Tesla Motors, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA): Current price $37.1001

Consumer Reports has bought their very own Tesla Model S All-Electric sport sedan for testing.

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