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: $31.54
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $31.10
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $30.48
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 4.04
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 5.47
  • P/E Growth: 0.53
  • Market Cap: $49.26B
  • Outstanding Shares: 1,561,921,000
  • Beta: 1.73
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for General Motors (NYSE:GM) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 12 Hold Ratings, 8 Buy Ratings, 1 Strong Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.48)
Consensus Price Target: $35.89 (13.79% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for General Motors (NYSE:GM)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
8/11/2016Barclays PLCReiterated RatingEqual Weight$36.00View Rating Details
8/9/2016Seaport Global SecuritiesInitiated CoverageBuy -> Buy$42.00View Rating Details
8/9/2016Jefferies GroupInitiated CoverageHold$33.00 -> $33.00View 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
7/21/2016Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingBuy$50.00View 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
5/12/2016Morgan StanleyUpgradeHoldView 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 8/25/2014 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: $5.85 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $5.77 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:4.82%
Payout Ratio:19.46% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
25.98% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
26.34% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Dividend Growth:0.00% (3 Year Average)

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)
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-GM cleared in second U.S. verdict over crash blamed on ignition switch (NYSE:GM) - August 25 at 8:25 PM
News IconTexas jury deliberating on whether GM switch caused crash (NYSE:GM) - August 25 at 5:16 PM
News IconJury: GM ignition switch not to blame in fatal crash (NYSE:GM) - August 25 at 5:16 PM
News IconJury: GM car’s ignition switch not to blame in fatal crash (NYSE:GM) - August 25 at 5:16 PM
News IconTexas jury says GM ignition didn't cause fatal crash (NYSE:GM) - August 25 at 5:16 PM logoGM Extends Ignition-Switch Win Streak With Trial Victory (NYSE:GM) - August 25 at 5:16 PM logoGM cleared in second verdict over crash blamed on ignition switch (NYSE:GM) - August 25 at 5:15 PM
News IconJury: GM car's ignition switch not to blame in fatal crash - U.S. News & World Report (NYSE:GM) - August 25 at 4:57 PM logoVolkswagen Battles Back in China and Overtakes General Motors (NYSE:GM) - August 25 at 3:12 PM
News IconWhy Canadian auto labor talks matter for Michigan workers (NYSE:GM) - August 25 at 1:46 PM logoGeneral Motors: Bargain Auto Stock Is Too Good To Be True (NYSE:GM) - August 25 at 10:15 AM
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News IconGM Announces $90M Northeast Indiana Investment (NYSE:GM) - August 22 at 5:18 PM logoGM plans $90 million in new equipment for Indiana factory (NYSE:GM) - August 22 at 5:18 PM logoGM asks judge to throw out ignition switch case over 'fabricated' key (NYSE:GM) - August 22 at 2:18 PM logoA Ride Sharing Fleet Of Autonomous Cars Could Be 'Big' For Ford's Investors (NYSE:GM) - August 22 at 10:16 AM
News IconGM set to announce investment at Indiana factory (NYSE:GM) - August 22 at 9:54 AM logoGM’s Opel unit to pare back German workers’ hours (NYSE:GM) - August 22 at 9:54 AM logoGeneral Motors' Opel Cuts Production in Germany Post Brexit (NYSE:GM) - August 22 at 9:54 AM logoGeneral Motors: It Can't Be Helped (NYSE:GM) - August 21 at 4:49 PM logoThe Problem With General Motors' Cadillac Escala Show Car: It's Not Electric (NYSE:GM) - August 21 at 9:27 AM logoTop 5 Auto Stocks of 2016 (TTM, GM) (NYSE:GM) - August 20 at 5:07 PM
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General Motors (NYSE:GM) Chart for Thursday, August, 25, 2016

Last Updated on 8/25/2016 by Staff