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Russian car sales are slowing again, so here is your cheat sheet

The Russian Ministry of Industry now expects car sales to edge up by 6% over the next year, which is a sharp pull back from the 23% growth rate everyone predicted a few months ago. Considering signs that the auto industry is in trouble throughout the emerging world, this is surprising and somewhat disappointing news. And U.S. traders can actually get exposure to this story.

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Mercedes Benz will benefit from Burma market opening (CARZ, NSANY, DDAIF)

In his book, “Adventure Capitalist: The Ultimate Road Trip,” legendary financier Jim Rogers prepared for his journey around the world by having a customized Mercedes-Benz (DDAIF, quote). The reason was simple: the global elite aspires to cruise in style in a Mercedes, not search for an electric outlet every 100 miles to recharge a Nissan Leaf (NSANY, quote).

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Toyota to Jim Rogers: currency can be too strong (TM, HMC, NSANY,VLKAY, GM)

Legendary investor Jim Rogers once stated that a weak currency was the sign of a weak economy, which was the sign of a weak government. Due to the strong Japanese yen, Toyota Motors (TM, quote) is operating at a significant disadvantage as German car makers such as Volkswagen (VLKAY, quote) and Mercedes Benz (DDAIF, quote) benefit from the weak euro.

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