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

Rick Westenberg

Rick Westenberg

Vice President, Treasurer General Motors Company
Mark Reuss

Mark Reuss

Executive Vice President, Global Product Development, Purchasing and Supply Chain
Johan de Nysschen

Johan de Nysschen

Cadillac President
Kimberly Brycz

Kimberly Brycz

Senior Vice President, Global Human Resources, General Motors
Jeffrey Taylor

Jeffrey Taylor

Deputy General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer
Jose Tomas

Jose Tomas

Senior Vice President, GM Global Human Resources
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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 Financials

General Motors's revenue was reported to be $145.59 b in FY, 2017
USD

Revenue (FY, 2017)

145.6 b

Net income (FY, 2017)

(3.9 b)

EBIT (FY, 2017)

10 b

Market capitalization (20-Apr-2018)

56.1 b

Cash (31-Dec-2017)

15.5 b

EV

96.9 b
General Motors's current market capitalization is $56.1 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Revenue

155.9 b152.4 b166.4 b145.6 b

Revenue growth, %

0%(2%)9%

Cost of goods sold

138.1 b128.3 b136.3 b

Gross profit

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

Revenue

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

Cost of goods sold

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

Gross profit

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

Gross profit Margin, %

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

Cash

19 b15.2 b13 b15.5 b

Accounts Receivable

9.1 b8.3 b9.6 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, 2017

Cash

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

Accounts Receivable

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

Inventories

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

Current Assets

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

Net Income

4 b9.6 b9.3 b

Depreciation and Amortization

7.2 b8 b10.4 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)
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017

Net Income

1.9 b4.8 b7.5 b2.6 b5.1 b5.2 b

Depreciation and Amortization

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

Cash From Operating Activities

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

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)
USDY, 2017

EV/EBIT

9.7 x

EV/CFO

5.6 x

Revenue/Employee

808.8 k

Financial Leverage

6.1 x
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General Motors Operating Metrics

General Motors's Vehicles Sold was reported to be 9.6 m in FY, 2017.
FY, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q4, 2015FY, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q4, 2016FY, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q4, 2017FY, 2017

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 m

Dealerships

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

Acquired CompanyDateDeal Size
Lease Ownership Cooperative
Stam-Terberg Autobedrijven B. V.
Vauxhall Defined Contribution Pension Plan Trustees Limited
Vehicle Asset Universal Leasing Trust
VHC Sub-Holdings (UK)
Vickers (Lakeside) Limited
Vision Motors Limited
WRE
Zona Franca Industrial Colmotores SAS
ACAR Leasing
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General Motors News and Updates

Of the 50 biggest companies in America, General Motors is the only company succeeding on a key measure

General Motors is one of two companies among the 50 largest in the United States with a female CEO. It is also one of two companies among the 20 largest in the US with gender parity on its board of directors. Paul Tudor Jones' nonprofit Just Capital found that GM is the largest American company th…

General Motors is still China’s best-selling car maker

As China and the US announce competing plans to hike taxes on each other’s exports, threatening a trade war, it’s worth considering what trade actually…

General Motors March China vehicle sales up 2 percent from year earlier

BEIJING, April 8 (Reuters) - General Motors Co's sales in China grew approximately 2 percent in March from a year earlier to 352,346 vehicles, the U.S. automaker said on Sunday.

Trump's tariff's will have a 'twofold effect' on General Motors (GM)

Trump's tariffs pose risks on both sides of General Motors' supply chain, according to Cox Automotive economist Charlie Chesbrough. The cost increases that GM passes onto consumers will lower demand for its cars. Those cost increases that aren't passed onto consumers will impact GM's bottom line. …
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