Market Watch

This e-mail report, sent to members at the beginning of each month, provides a succinct rundown of the latest industry sales numbers and data. A summary of monthly trends, accompanied by easy-to-read charts and graphs, allows readers to track trends, note milestones, and react quickly to a shifting auto market.

Nov 2014 Holiday Discounts Drive November Auto Sales
Oct 2014 Asian Nameplates Lead Sales Growth in October
Sep 2014 September Auto Sales Continue to Climb
Aug 2014 August Auto Sales Defy Expectations
Jul 2014 Incentives Drive Hot July Sales
Jun 2014 June Auto Sales Continue to Climb, Beat Forecasts
May 2014 Sales Shoot to Nine Year High in May
Apr 2014 April Marks Spring Thaw for Auto Sales
Mar 2014 Sales Rebound in March
Feb 2014 Automakers Experience Flat Sales Month in February
Jan 2014 Winter Weather Impacts January Auto Sales
Dec 2013 Flat December Can’t Stop Yearly Gains
Nov 2013 Holiday Shoppers Boost November Auto Sales
Oct 2013 SAAR Slips, Sales Rise in October
Sep 2013 Sales Dip in September
Aug 2013 International Brands Were Hot Sellers in August
Jul 2013 July Auto Sales See Double Digit Gains for Top Manufacturers
Jun 2013 June Auto Sales Top Expectations
May 2013 Automakers Post Strong May Results
Apr 2013 Domestic Brands Surge Ahead in April
Mar 2013 March is Industry’s Best Month in Five Years
Feb 2013 Auto Sales Hold Steady in February
Jan 2013 International Nameplate Sales Off to Strong Start
Dec 2012 Auto Industry Experiences Best Year Since 2007
Nov 2012 Superstorm Sandy Gave November Sales a Boost
Oct 2012 Despite Sandy’s Impact, October Auto Sales Continue to Rise
Sep 2012 Dealers See Best September in 4 Years
Aug 2012 Driven by Gas Prices, August Sales Take Off
Jul 2012 International Brands Build Momentum in July
Jun 2012 June Sales Push SAAR Past 14 Million
May 2012 Japanese Brands Gain Ground in May
Apr 2012 Strong Auto Sales Continue in April
Mar 2012 Small Cars Lead Sharp Rise in March Sales
Feb 2012 February Auto Sales are Strongest Since February 2008
Jan 2012 January 2012 Sales Point to Bright Outlook for International Nameplate Dealers
Dec 2011 December Vehicle Sales End 2011 on a High Note
Nov 2011 November Sales Rate Best Since August 2009
Oct 2011 Industry Continues Steady Recovery in October
Sep 2011 September Sales Rise Despite Economy
Aug 2011 August Auto Sales Weaker Than Expected
Jul 2011 Limited Dealer Inventory Contributes to Sluggish July
Jun 2011 Product Shortages Slow Sales in June
May 2011 Production Shortages Lead to Mixed Results in May
Apr 2011 International Brands Continue Climb in April
Mar 2011 Internationals Experienced Mixed Results in March
Feb 2011 International Brands Make Big Gains in February
Jan 2011 International Brands See Strong Start to 2011
Dec 2010 Internationals Dominate in 2010
Nov 2010 November Auto Sales Reflect Continuing Recovery
Oct 2010 October is Strongest Sales Month in a Year
Sep 2010 September Auto Sales Rise Against 2009’s Clunkers Deficit
Aug 2010 Auto Sales Fall from Last Year’s ‘Clunkers’ High
Jul 2010 Dealers See Mixed July Sales
Jun 2010 June Sales, Consumer Confidence Slip
May 2010 May Auto Sales Finish Strong
Apr 2010 April Auto Sales Continue Recovery
Mar 2010 March International Auto Sales Gain Momentum
Feb 2010 February’s International Brand Sales Better than Predicted
Jan 2010 International Brands See Mixed Start to 2010
Dec 2009 International Brands Finish Strong
Nov 2009 Auto Market Shows Positive Signs
Oct 2009 Auto Market Begins to Stabilize
Sep 2009 Sales Fall Post-Clunkers
Aug 2009 Clunkers Boost August Sales
Jul 2009 Cash for Clunkers Drive July Sales
Jun 2009 Recovery Fails to Materialize in June
May 2009 Amid Turmoil, May Sees Modest Gains
Apr 2009 No Relief for Dealers in April
Mar 2009 After Weak March, Dealers Look for Signs of Momentum
Feb 2009 Auto Sales Continue to Plunge in February
Jan 2009 International Auto Manufacturers Gain Share in January
Dec 2008 Weak December Auto Sales Cap a Grim 2008
Nov 2008 November Auto Sales Fall to 1982 Levels
Oct 2008 October Auto Sales Fall for 12th Consecutive Month
Sep 2008 September Auto Sales Plunge to Lowest Level in 15 Years
Aug 2008 Auto Sales Down in August
Jun 2008 Economy Takes a Toll on June Auto Sales
May 2008 Sales of Asian Brands Climb in May
Apr 2008 April Sales Numbers Reflect Consumers' Unease with the Economy
Mar 2008 For Sales, March is the Cruelest Month
Feb 2008 February Sales Lackluster
Jan 2008 Industry Sales Dip in January

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