General Motors Company designs, builds, and sells cars, trucks, crossovers, and automobile parts worldwide.
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Price History & Performance
|Historical stock prices|
|Current Share Price||US$49.37|
|52 Week High||US$28.24|
|52 Week Low||US$64.30|
|1 Month Change||1.17%|
|3 Month Change||-17.88%|
|1 Year Change||67.70%|
|3 Year Change||47.15%|
|5 Year Change||56.23%|
|Change since IPO||44.40%|
Recent News & Updates
GM's Stock Decline Is Not Over Yet
GM's stock has struggled since peaking in June and has dropped more than 20%. Currently, shares are not cheap based on historical trends. Based on technical trends and the options market - shares may still fall further.
Here is How General Motors (NYSE:GM) can Benefit from the New Proposed Tax Credits for EVs
U.S. Democrats proposed an EV tax credit boost for union-made domestically assembled vehicles. Reuters reported that The House Ways and Means Committee will vote Tuesday on the proposal. The intervention is part of a proposed US$3.5t infrastructure bill. The main players impacted by the proposed bill are General Motors ( NYSE:GM ) and Tesla ( NASDAQ:TSLA ). In this article, we will look Focus on GM's fundamentals and get a better feeling as to what might the change mean for the company.
Does General Motors (NYSE:GM) Deserve A Spot On Your Watchlist?
Some have more dollars than sense, they say, so even companies that have no revenue, no profit, and a record of falling...
Battery Safety An Additional Risk Factor Aimed At General Motors' Profit And Share Price
Chevy Bolt recall is a costly and awkward pothole on the road to battery electric vehicle (BEV) adoption by vehicle buyers. Overwhelming positive Wall Street consensus viewpoint on GM stock should be tempered by increasingly evident safety risk inherent in rapidly evolving lithium-ion battery technology. GM says proprietary Ultium lithium-ion chemistry and battery design in Hummer EV and future BEV models will illustrate improvements from those used on Bolt. Ultium's rollout later this year and its performance will be a key test for GM share price.
Will GM Restore Its Stock Dividend This Year? What To Consider
General Motors is still America's most revered automotive leader even though Tesla generated more noise recently with its AI Day. While the company has yet to announce its dividend reinstatement plans, based on our analysis, we don't think it will happen this year. Despite that, we think GM is trading at a highly attractive valuation now, coupled with constructive price action, the stock looks primed for its next wave up. Therefore, we rate General Motors stock a Buy at the current price.
General Motors Company's (NYSE:GM) Intrinsic Value Is Potentially 21% Below Its Share Price
Today we will run through one way of estimating the intrinsic value of General Motors Company ( NYSE:GM ) by estimating...
|GM||US Auto||US Market|
Return vs Industry: GM exceeded the US Auto industry which returned 62.1% over the past year.
Return vs Market: GM exceeded the US Market which returned 33% over the past year.
Stable Share Price: GM is not significantly more volatile than the rest of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 5% a week.
Volatility Over Time: GM's weekly volatility (5%) has been stable over the past year.
About the Company
General Motors Company designs, builds, and sells cars, trucks, crossovers, and automobile parts worldwide. The company operates through GM North America, GM International, Cruise, and GM Financial segments. It markets its vehicles primarily under the Buick, Cadillac, Chevrolet, GMC, Holden, Baojun, and Wuling brand names.
General Motors Fundamentals Summary
|GM fundamental statistics|
Is GM overvalued?See Fair Value and valuation analysis
Earnings & Revenue
|GM income statement (TTM)|
|Cost of Revenue||US$109.57b|
Last Reported Earnings
Jun 30, 2021
Next Earnings Date
Oct 27, 2021
|Earnings per share (EPS)||8.72|
|Net Profit Margin||9.00%|
How did GM perform over the long term?See historical performance and comparison
Is General Motors undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Price to Earnings (PE) ratio
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: GM ($49.37) is trading above our estimate of fair value ($40.36)
Significantly Below Fair Value: GM is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: GM is good value based on its PE Ratio (5.7x) compared to the US Auto industry average (15x).
PE vs Market: GM is good value based on its PE Ratio (5.7x) compared to the US market (17.5x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: GM is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (1.1x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: GM is good value based on its PB Ratio (1.4x) compared to the US Auto industry average (3.1x).
How is General Motors forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 15 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: GM's forecast earnings growth (5.3% per year) is above the savings rate (2%).
Earnings vs Market: GM's earnings (5.3% per year) are forecast to grow slower than the US market (14.9% per year).
High Growth Earnings: GM's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: GM's revenue (5.1% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the US market (9.8% per year).
High Growth Revenue: GM's revenue (5.1% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: GM's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (16.6%).
How has General Motors performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: GM has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: GM's current net profit margins (9%) are higher than last year (1.3%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: GM's earnings have declined by 7% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: GM's earnings growth over the past year (726.1%) exceeds its 5-year average (-7% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: GM earnings growth over the past year (726.1%) exceeded the Auto industry 367.5%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: Whilst GM's Return on Equity (21.78%) is high, this metric is skewed due to their high level of debt.
How is General Motors's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: GM's short term assets ($82.6B) exceed its short term liabilities ($74.8B).
Long Term Liabilities: GM's short term assets ($82.6B) do not cover its long term liabilities ($109.1B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: GM's debt to equity ratio (191%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: GM's debt to equity ratio has increased from 171.2% to 191% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: GM's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (23.8%).
Interest Coverage: GM's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (16.1x coverage).
What is General Motors's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Forecast Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate GM's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate GM's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if GM's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if GM's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: GM is not paying a notable dividend for the US market.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of GM's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the US market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Mary Barra (59 yo)
Ms. Mary T. Barra serves as the Chief Executive Officer of General Motors of Canada Limited. Ms. Barra has been the Chief Executive Officer of General Motors Company January 15, 2014. She is a Director of...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Mary's total compensation ($USD23.66M) is above average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD11.33M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Mary's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
Experienced Management: GM's management team is not considered experienced ( 1.8 years average tenure), which suggests a new team.
Experienced Board: GM's board of directors are considered experienced (4.3 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: Insufficient data to determine if insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
General Motors Company's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: General Motors Company
- Ticker: GM
- Exchange: NYSE
- Founded: 1908
- Industry: Automobile Manufacturers
- Sector: Automobiles
- Market Cap: US$71.672b
- Shares outstanding: 1.45b
- Website: https://www.gm.com
Number of Employees
- General Motors Company
- 300 Renaissance Center
- United States
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2021/09/22 00:20|
|End of Day Share Price||2021/09/21 00:00|
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