BMW Profits Signal Strain on German Car Market

March 19 (Bloomberg) -- Bloomberg's Chad Thomas reports that BMW forecast 2013 pretax profit at the same level as 2012 as European auto sales drop. He speaks on Bloomberg Television's "The Pulse."

Can the Global Economy Handle a Fed Rate Hike?
31:05 - John Stoltzfus, chief market strategist and managing director at Oppenheimer & Co., discusses U.S. interest rates, the difference between Fed speak and Fed do and the recovery in oil. He speaks to Bloomberg's Haidi Lun on "First Up." (Source: Bloomberg)
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