General Motors Company Profile (NYSE:GM)

About General Motors

General Motors logoGeneral Motors Company (General Motors) designs, builds and sells cars, trucks and automobile parts across the world. The Company also provides automotive financing services through General Motors Financial Company, Inc. (GM Financial). The Company's four automotive segments include GM North America (GMNA), GM Europe (GME), GM International Operations (GMIO) and GM South America (GMSA). The Company also sells cars and trucks to fleet customers, including daily rental car companies, commercial fleet customers, leasing companies and governments. The Company offers 13 FlexFuel vehicles in the United States for the 2015 model year plus an additional four models to fleet and commercial customers capable of operating on gasoline, E85 ethanol or any combination of the two.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Auto/Tires/Trucks
  • Industry: Auto Manufacturers - Major
  • Sub-Industry: Automobile Manufacturers
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: GM
  • CUSIP: 37045V10
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $32.12
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $31.58
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $30.82
  • 52-Week Range: $1,561,921,000.00 - $26.69
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 4.11
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 5.58
  • P/E Growth: 0.54
  • Market Cap: $50.17B
  • Outstanding Shares: 1,561,921,000
  • Beta: 1.7
  • Net Margins: 7.90%
  • Return on Equity: 23.96%
  • Return on Assets: 4.83%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 1.23%
  • Current Ratio: 0.98%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.78%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for General Motors (NYSE:GM) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 12 Hold Ratings, 9 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.43)
Consensus Price Target: $37.44 (16.58% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for General Motors (NYSE:GM)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
9/23/2016Barclays PLCReiterated RatingEqual Weight$66.00View Rating Details
9/22/2016Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingBuy$50.00View Rating Details
9/20/2016NomuraInitiated CoverageNeutral$33.00View Rating Details
9/19/2016Morgan StanleyUpgradeEqual Weight -> Overweight$29.00 -> $37.00View Rating Details
9/2/2016Jefferies GroupReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
8/9/2016Seaport Global SecuritiesInitiated CoverageBuy -> Buy$42.00View Rating Details
7/28/2016ArgusReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
7/26/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingBuy$43.00View Rating Details
7/24/2016RBC Capital MarketsReiterated RatingSector Perform$32.00 -> $34.00View Rating Details
7/22/2016Daiwa Capital MarketsDowngradeOutperform -> Neutral$31.00View Rating Details
7/22/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaBoost Price TargetSector Perform$32.00 -> $34.00View Rating Details
7/7/2016Goldman Sachs Group Inc.Set Price TargetNeutral$36.00View Rating Details
6/22/2016Tigress FinancialReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
6/20/2016SunTrust Banks Inc.Reiterated RatingBuy$28.00View Rating Details
6/20/2016Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingNeutral$25.00View Rating Details
6/9/2016Piper Jaffray Cos.Initiated CoverageOverweight$41.00View Rating Details
5/5/2016Buckingham ResearchReiterated RatingNeutralView Rating Details
5/1/2016Bank of America Corp.Reiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
4/21/2016Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
2/24/2016Credit Suisse Group AGReiterated RatingOutperform$38.00View Rating Details
2/5/2016Deutsche Bank AGLower Price TargetHold$37.00 -> $34.00View Rating Details
10/20/2015SusquehannaBoost Price Target$36.00 -> $37.00View Rating Details
9/18/2015S&P Equity ResearchReiterated RatingStrong-Buy$43.00View Rating Details
4/27/2015Sterne Agee CRTReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
2/5/2015Craig HallumUpgradeHold -> Buy$34.00 -> $44.00View Rating Details
10/8/2014ING GroupReiterated RatingStrong-BuyView Rating Details
(Data available from 9/26/2014 forward)


Earnings History for General Motors (NYSE:GM)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
7/21/2016Q216$1.51$1.86$38.81 billion$42.40 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/21/2016Q116$1.01$1.26$35.75 billion$37.30 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/3/2016Q415$1.21$1.39$38.00 billion$39.60 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/21/2015Q315$1.19$1.50$38.61 billion$38.80 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/23/2015Q215$1.08$1.29$40.62 billion$38.20 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/23/2015Q115$0.97$0.86$37.61 billion$35.70 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/4/2015Q414$0.83$1.19$40.22 billion$39.60 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/23/2014Q314$0.95$0.97$39.52 billion$39.30 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/24/2014Q214$0.95$0.58$40.63 billion$39.60 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/24/2014Q114$0.06$0.29$38.43 million$37.40 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/6/2014Q413$0.88$0.67$40.89 billion$40.50 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/30/2013Q313$0.93$0.96$39.50 billion$39.00 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/25/2013Q2 2013$0.75$0.84$38.37 million$39.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/2/2013Q1 2013$0.54$0.67$36.60 billion$36.90 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/14/2013Q4 2012$0.51$0.48$39.14 billion$39.30 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/31/2012Q312$0.60$0.90$35.92 billion$37.60 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/2/2012$0.79$0.90ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/3/2012$0.85$0.93ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/16/2012$0.44$0.39ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/9/2011$0.95$1.03ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/4/2011$1.19$1.54ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/5/2011$0.91$0.95ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/24/2011$0.46$0.31ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for General Motors (NYSE:GM)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $5.83 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $5.76 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20161$1.12$1.12$1.12
Q2 20161$1.51$1.51$1.51
Q3 20162$1.37$1.54$1.46
Q4 20162$1.24$1.38$1.31
Q1 20171$1.24$1.24$1.24
Q2 20171$1.55$1.55$1.55
Q3 20171$1.40$1.40$1.40
Q4 20171$1.22$1.22$1.22
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for General Motors (NYSE:GM)
Annual Dividend:$1.52
Dividend Yield:4.73%
Dividend Growth:0.00% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:19.46% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
26.07% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
26.39% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)

Dividend History for General Motors (NYSE:GM)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for General Motors (NYSE:GM)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 0.04%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 70.40%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
8/23/2016Thomas S TimkoVPSell6,250$31.94$199,625.00View SEC Filing  
8/2/2016Jane L MendilloDirectorBuy1,600$31.01$49,616.00View SEC Filing  
5/27/2016James B. DelucaEVPSell10,374$31.48$326,573.52View SEC Filing  
2/17/2016Karl-Thomas NeumannEVPSell1,635$28.84$47,153.40View SEC Filing  
12/2/2015Daniel AmmannPresidentSell25,000$36.06$901,500.00View SEC Filing  
11/23/2015James B. DelucaEVPSell10,153$36.10$366,523.30View SEC Filing  
11/2/2015Thomas S TimkoVPSell20,535$35.65$732,072.75View SEC Filing  
7/31/2015Joseph JimenezDirectorBuy32,000$31.84$1,018,880.00View SEC Filing  
4/30/2015Linda R GoodenDirectorBuy1,000$35.37$35,370.00View SEC Filing  
4/29/2015Patricia F RussoDirectorBuy1,500$35.59$53,385.00View SEC Filing  
4/6/2015Canada Gen Investment CorpInsiderSell73,389,831$35.61$2,613,411,881.91View SEC Filing  
3/4/2015Karl-Thomas NeumannEVPSell17,385$37.41$650,372.85View SEC Filing  
3/2/2015Jaime ArdilaEVPSell9,376$37.53$351,881.28View SEC Filing  
2/23/2015Jaime ArdilaEVPSell2,953$37.58$110,973.74View SEC Filing  
2/17/2015Alan S BateyEVPSell3,276$37.34$122,325.84View SEC Filing  
2/12/2015Jaime ArdilaEVPSell8,308$38.04$316,036.32View SEC Filing  
2/10/2015Alan S BateyEVPSell5,636$36.85$207,686.60View SEC Filing  
8/13/2014Stephen J GirskyInsiderSell13,504$33.83$456,840.32View SEC Filing  
4/2/2014Timothy LeeEVPSell11,680$34.70$405,296.00View SEC Filing  
3/10/2014Timothy LeeEVPSell10,304$37.50$386,400.00View SEC Filing  
3/6/2014Alan BateyEVPSell10,131$38.00$384,978.00View SEC Filing  
3/4/2014Charles Stevens IIICFOSell3,048$36.50$111,252.00View SEC Filing  
3/4/2014Daniel AkersonInsiderSell50,000$36.60$1,830,000.00View SEC Filing  
2/20/2014Daniel AkersonInsiderSell50,000$36.27$1,813,500.00View SEC Filing  
2/18/2014Mark ReussEVPSell6,793$36.40$247,265.20View SEC Filing  
2/18/2014Stephen GirskyInsiderSell25,000$36.01$900,250.00View SEC Filing  
2/11/2014Charles Stevens IIICFOSell1,985$35.22$69,911.70View SEC Filing  
2/11/2014Stephen GirskyInsiderSell20,300$35.40$718,620.00View SEC Filing  
5/15/2013Michael P MillikinSVPSell7,924$32.31$256,024.44View SEC Filing  
5/7/2013Jaime ArdilaVPSell7,144$31.70$226,464.80View SEC Filing  
5/7/2013Mary T BarraSVPSell8,000$31.61$252,880.00View SEC Filing  
2/21/2013Daniel F AkersonCEOBuy25,000$26.50$662,500.00View SEC Filing  
11/6/2012Thomas M SchoeweDirectorBuy3,845$25.95$99,777.75View SEC Filing  
8/8/2012Daniel F AkersonCEOBuy25,000$20.35$508,750.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Latest Headlines for General Motors (NYSE:GM)
DateHeadline logoUPDATE 3-Canada Unifor union ratifies C$554-million new investment GM deal (NYSE:GM) - September 25 at 9:54 PM
News IconGM Canada workers to get raises, $6,000 signing bonus (NYSE:GM) - September 25 at 4:54 PM
News IconGeneral Motors Announces Third Quarter 2016 Earnings Date (NYSE:GM) - September 25 at 4:46 PM logoGM deal grants $554 million in investment: Canada Unifor union (NYSE:GM) - September 25 at 2:51 PM logoWhy General Motors is Offering a Diesel in the 2018 Chevy Equinox (NYSE:GM) - September 25 at 11:59 AM logoIs General Motors Really a "Compelling Investment Opportunity?" (NYSE:GM) - September 25 at 10:18 AM logoCanada Unifor union sets tentative strike deadline for Fiat Chrysler - Reuters (NYSE:GM) - September 24 at 4:56 PM logoWhy I'm Still Betting on General Motors (NYSE:GM) - September 24 at 11:18 AM logoGM Offers Buyouts to 400 Cadillac Dealers - Wall Street Journal (NYSE:GM) - September 24 at 9:48 AM logoCadillac Offers Buyouts to 400 Dealers (NYSE:GM) - September 24 at 9:48 AM logoGeneral Motors Announces Its Plans for Oshawa Plant (NYSE:GM) - September 23 at 4:56 PM logoGeneral Motors: Bargain Dividend Buy (NYSE:GM) - September 23 at 4:56 PM logoWhy General Motors Is Offering Buyouts to 400 Cadillac Dealers (NYSE:GM) - September 23 at 2:54 PM logoBridgestone Manufacturing Facilities Receive General Motors Company 2015 Supplier Quality Excellence Award (NYSE:GM) - September 23 at 10:13 AM logoGM to build Silverado pick-up trucks at Oshawa plant as part of labour deal: sources (NYSE:GM) - September 23 at 10:13 AM logoSure, Tesla Is Cool but Can it Deliver Model 3s as Fast as GM Makes Bolt EVs? (NYSE:GM) - September 23 at 10:13 AM logoZacks Industry Outlook Highlights: Volkswagen AG, General Motors and Toyota Motor (NYSE:GM) - September 23 at 10:13 AM logoUPDATE 2-GM Canada to finish 70,000 or more trucks a year after deal - sources (NYSE:GM) - September 22 at 5:52 PM logoGM: General Motors Dividend Analysis (NYSE:GM) - September 22 at 5:20 PM logoGM Canada plant to finish at least 70,000 trucks a year after deal: sources (NYSE:GM) - September 22 at 5:20 PM logo(OFFICIAL)-UPDATE 1-GM Canada plant to finish at least 70,000 trucks a year after deal -sources (NYSE:GM) - September 22 at 5:20 PM
News IconGM Expects Improved Second-Half Earnings (NYSE:GM) - September 22 at 10:48 AM
News IconGeneral Motors Company (NYSE:GM) from Auto Manufacturers – Major – Todays Top Gains (NYSE:GM) - September 22 at 10:47 AM logoThe Impact of Brexit on General Motors (GM) (NYSE:GM) - September 22 at 10:47 AM logoGeneral Motors Outlines Growth Plans, Reiterates 2016 View (NYSE:GM) - September 22 at 10:47 AM logoGM to use Canadian plant to expand pickup output -sources (NYSE:GM) - September 21 at 6:55 PM logoGM affirms profit and cost cutting targets - Reuters (NYSE:GM) - September 21 at 5:43 PM logoGeneral Motors Company (GM) Rolls Out Chevy Bolt EV Posing Direct Threat To Tesla Motors Inc (TSLA) Model 3 - TCC (NYSE:GM) - September 21 at 5:43 PM logoCORRECTED-UPDATE 2-GM affirms profit and cost cutting targets (NYSE:GM) - September 21 at 2:34 PM logoGeneral Motors : Strategic and Operational Overview (NYSE:GM) - September 21 at 9:29 AM logoCanadian Auto Workers Reach Contract Deal With GM (NYSE:GM) - September 21 at 9:29 AM
News IconGM-Unifor deal includes $520M-plus investment in plants (NYSE:GM) - September 21 at 9:29 AM logoGeneral Motors Strategic and Operational Overview (NYSE:GM) - September 21 at 9:29 AM
News IconShares of MGT Capital Investments Inc. (NYSEMKT:MGT) & General Motors Company (NYSE:GM) Stocks News ... - Money News (NYSE:GM) - September 20 at 10:23 AM logoGeneral Motors Company (NYSE:GM) Requests Regulators To ... - Market Exclusive (NYSE:GM) - September 20 at 10:23 AM logoLyft Predicts Driverless Cabs By 2021, Partners With General Motors Company (GM) - TCC (NYSE:GM) - September 20 at 10:23 AM
News IconGM Stock: General Motors Company's Response to Tesla Model 3 Is Awesome - Profit Confidential (NYSE:GM) - September 20 at 10:23 AM logoMorning Meeting: GM Upgraded to Overweight at MS (NYSE:GM) - September 20 at 10:23 AM logoCanada union says pension trade-off needed to secure GM deal (NYSE:GM) - September 20 at 10:23 AM logoConsumers Are More Willing to Buy an Electric Vehicle (NYSE:GM) - September 20 at 10:23 AM logoChevrolet's Bolt electric car priced to start at $37,495 (NYSE:GM) - September 20 at 3:23 AM logoUPDATE 2-GM, Canada auto union reach tentative deal, averting strike (NYSE:GM) - September 20 at 2:42 AM logoGM sets Bolt electric car price at $37,495 (NYSE:GM) - September 20 at 1:18 AM logoCanada auto union to make announcement on GM talks after midnight strike deadline (NYSE:GM) - September 20 at 1:18 AM logoBRIEF-Canada auto union reaches tentative agreement with General Motors (NYSE:GM) - September 20 at 1:18 AM
News IconThe Chevy Bolt will be priced under $30,000 — after tax credits (NYSE:GM) - September 20 at 12:33 AM logoGeneral Motors: Three Reasons to Buy Now (NYSE:GM) - September 19 at 5:22 PM logoCanada union says 'everything on table' ahead of GM strike deadline (NYSE:GM) - September 19 at 5:22 PM logoCanada Auto Union Says ‘Making Progress’ in GM Labor Talks (NYSE:GM) - September 19 at 5:22 PM
News IconGM Stock: General Motors Company's Response to Tesla Model 3 Is Awesome (NYSE:GM) - September 19 at 5:22 PM


General Motors (NYSE:GM) Chart for Monday, September, 26, 2016

Last Updated on 9/26/2016 by Staff