General Motors is an American multinational corporation, that designs, manufactures, markets and distributes vehicles and vehicle parts and sells financial services under various brands, including Buick, Cadillac, Chevrolet and GMC. The Company engages in the manufacture and sale of sedans, crossovers, sport utility vehicles, pick-up trucks, coupes, sports/convertibles and hybrid vehicles, hatchbacks/wagons, and vans, as well as mini cars in India. General Motors also provides parts, accessories and merchandise. In addition, it offers vehicle safety, security, and information services and automotive financing services.

Type
Public
HQ
Detroit, US
Founded
1908
Size (employees)
180,000 (est)-20%
Website
gm.com
General Motors was founded in 1908 and is headquartered in Detroit, US
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Key People/Management at General Motors

Mary T. Barra

Mary T. Barra

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, General Motors Company
Dan Ammann

Dan Ammann

President, General Motors Company
Alan Batey

Alan Batey

Executive Vice President and President, North America
Daniel E. Berce

Daniel E. Berce

Senior Vice President & President and Chief Executive Officer, GM Financial
Kimberly Kim J. Brycz

Kimberly Kim J. Brycz

Senior Vice President, Global Human Resources, General Motors
Alicia Boler Davis

Alicia Boler Davis

Executive Vice President, Global Manufacturing
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General Motors Office Locations

General Motors has offices in Detroit, Markham, Palo Alto, San Francisco and in 41 other locations
Detroit, US (HQ)
300 Renaissance Center
Detroit, US
100 Renaissance Center, 482-A00-MAR
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General Motors Financials and Metrics

General Motors Revenue

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General Motors's revenue was reported to be $145.59 b in FY, 2017 which is a 12.5% decrease from the previous period.
USD

Revenue (Q1, 2018)

36.1 b

Gross profit (Q1, 2018)

5.9 b

Gross profit margin (Q1, 2018), %

16.4%

Net income (Q1, 2018)

1 b

EBIT (Q1, 2018)

529 m

Market capitalization (11-Jul-2018)

55.4 b

Closing share price (11-Jul-2018)

39.3

Cash (31-Mar-2018)

14.3 b
General Motors's current market capitalization is $55.4 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Revenue

155.9 b152.4 b166.4 b145.6 b

Revenue growth, %

0%(2%)9%(12%)

Cost of goods sold

138.1 b128.3 b136.3 b114.9 b

Gross profit

17.8 b24 b30 b30.7 b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018

Revenue

35.7 b38.2 b38.8 b37.3 b42.4 b42.8 b41.2 b37 b33.6 b36.1 b

Cost of goods sold

30.7 b32.6 b32.1 b30.6 b34.4 b34.8 b33.1 b29.2 b26.5 b30.2 b

Gross profit

5 b5.6 b6.8 b6.7 b7.9 b8 b8.1 b7.8 b7.1 b5.9 b

Gross profit Margin, %

14%15%17%18%19%19%20%21%21%16%
Annual
USDFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Cash

19 b15.2 b13 b15.5 b

Accounts Receivable

9.1 b8.3 b9.6 b8.2 b

Inventories

13.6 b13.8 b13.8 b10.7 b

Current Assets

83.7 b78 b76.2 b68.7 b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018

Cash

15.8 b17.6 b15.4 b14.9 b18.9 b15.9 b12.9 b16.6 b12.8 b14.3 b

Accounts Receivable

11.6 b10.6 b10.5 b9 b10.5 b10.7 b10.9 b9.8 b10 b10.8 b

Inventories

14.1 b14.2 b14.4 b15.8 b15 b15.4 b14.7 b11.3 b11.8 b11.5 b

Current Assets

83.2 b84.6 b82.3 b71 b74.6 b76.5 b79.6 b85.1 b76.6 b71.4 b
Annual
USDFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Depreciation and Amortization

7.2 b8 b10.4 b12.3 b

Cash From Operating Activities

10.1 b12 b16.5 b17.3 b

Purchases of PP&E

(7.1 b)(7.9 b)(9.5 b)(8.5 b)

Cash From Investing Activities

(15.7 b)(28 b)(35.6 b)(27.6 b)
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018

Depreciation and Amortization

2.3 b4.9 b7.6 b2.9 b5.9 b9.1 b3.6 b

Cash From Operating Activities

375 m6.2 b9.5 b(164 m)6 b12.5 b2 b7.6 b10.4 b448 m

Purchases of PP&E

(1.7 b)(3.5 b)(5.3 b)(2.3 b)(4.6 b)(6.9 b)(2 b)(4.2 b)(6.4 b)(2.3 b)

Cash From Investing Activities

(5.5 b)(11.3 b)(20.2 b)(6.8 b)(12.4 b)(24.1 b)(6.8 b)(13.9 b)(22.8 b)(4.6 b)
USDY, 2018

Financial Leverage

6.2 x

P/E Ratio

54.6
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General Motors Operating Metrics

General Motors's Vehicles Sold was reported to be 2.1 m in Q1, 2018.
FY, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q4, 2015FY, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q4, 2016FY, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q4, 2017FY, 2017Q1, 2018

Vehicles Sold

9.93 m2.40 m2.46 m2.38 m2.72 m9.96 m2.38 m2.39 m2.39 m2.59 m10.01 m2.34 m2.34 m2.32 m2.85 m9.60 m2.10 m

Dealerships

20.51 k20.25 k19.45 k12.45 k
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General Motors Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Acquired CompanyDateDeal Size
Cruise Automation (del) March 11, 2016$1 b
Sidecar Technologies January 19, 2016
GM Financial September 29, 2010
AmeriCredit July 22, 2010$3.50 b
EDS (Electronic Data Systems) June 27, 1984$2.60 b
Cadillac July 29, 1909$4.50 m
Rapid Motor Vehicle Company January 01, 1909
Reliance Motor Car Company January 01, 1908
ACAR Leasing
ACF Investment
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General Motors Revenue Breakdown

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General Motors revenue breakdown by business segment: 8.3% from GM Financial, 15.0% from GM International, 76.4% from GM North America and 0.2% from Other

General Motors revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 7.2% from U.S. (GM Financial), 22.5% from Non-U.S. (Automotive), 69.1% from U.S. (Automotive) and 1.1% from Other

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General Motors Online and Social Media Presence

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General Motors News and Updates

General Motors's China vehicle sales growth rate eases in second-quarter

BEIJING (Reuters) - U.S. automaker General Motors Co said on Wednesday its second-quarter sales in China increased 0.7 percent to 858,344 vehicles compared with the same period a year ago.

General Motors to transfer Vietnam operation to Vingroup's car arm

HANOI (Reuters) - General Motors Co has agreed to transfer its Vietnamese operation to domestic car manufacturer VinFast Trading and Production LLC, in a move the pair said will marry GM's automotive expertise with VinFast's local market insight.

General Motors to transfer Vietnam operation to Vingroup's car unit

HANOI, June 28 (Reuters) - General Motors Co will transfer its Vietnamese operation to local automobile manufacturer Vinfast Trading and Production LLC, the companies said in a joint statement on Thursday.
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General Motors Company Life and Culture

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