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Ghosn’s prediction flies in the face of forecasts that the emergence of ride-hailing and car-sharing -- eventually coupled with vehicles capable of driving themselves -- will upend the more than $2 trillion annual business of selling new vehicles.
The industrial conglomerate has lost $100 billion in market value this year as investors came to terms with the dawning reality that GE’s businesses don’t generate enough cash to support its rich dividend.
AkzoNobel successfully rebuffed an unsolicited $29 billion buyout offer this year, coming under intense shareholder pressure in the process from activist investor Elliott Management Corp., which had pushed for tie-up talks.