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

TypePublic
Founded1908
HQDetroit, MI, US
Websitegm.com
Employee Ratings4
Overall CultureC+

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2020)155,000(-5%)
Job Openings803
Revenue (FY, 2020)$122.5 B(-10%)
Share Price (Apr 2021)$57.8
Cybersecurity ratingBMore

Key People/Management at General Motors

Mary Barra

Mary Barra

Chairman and CEO
Daniel E. Berce

Daniel E. Berce

Senior Vice President and President and Chief Executive Officer, GM Financial
Stephen K. Carlisle

Stephen K. Carlisle

Executive Vice President and President, North America
Julian Blissett

Julian Blissett

Executive Vice President and President, China
Everett Eissenstat

Everett Eissenstat

Senior Vice President, Global Public Policy
Craig Buchholz

Craig Buchholz

Senior Vice President, Global Communications
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General Motors Office Locations

General Motors has offices in Detroit, Vicente López, Port Melbourne, São Caetano do Sul and in 21 other locations
Detroit, MI, US (HQ)
300 Renaissance Center l1
Detroit, MI, US
P. O. Box 33170
Vicente López, AR
Av. del Libertador 101
Port Melbourne, AU
191 Salmon St
São Caetano do Sul, BR
Av. Goiás, 1805 - Santo Antônio
Oshawa, CA
1908 Colonel Sam Dr
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General Motors Financials and Metrics

General Motors Revenue

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General Motors's revenue was reported to be $122.49 b in FY, 2020 which is a 10.7% decrease from the previous period.
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Revenue (FY, 2020)

122.5b

Revenue growth (FY, 2019 - FY, 2020), %

(10.7%)

Gross profit (FY, 2020)

24.9b

Gross profit margin (FY, 2020), %

20.4%

Net income (FY, 2020)

6.3b

EBIT (FY, 2020)

6.6b

Market capitalization (1-Apr-2021)

83.3b

Closing stock price (1-Apr-2021)

57.8

Cash (31-Dec-2020)

20.0b

EV

173.2b
General Motors's current market capitalization is $83.3 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Revenue

147.0b137.2b122.5b

Revenue growth, %

1%(7%)(11%)

Cost of goods sold

120.7b110.7b97.5b

Gross profit

26.4b26.6b24.9b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020

Revenue

34.9b36.1b35.5b32.7b16.8b35.5b

Cost of goods sold

28.2b28.3b28.2b26.7b13.4b27.2b

Gross profit

6.6b7.7b7.3b6.0b3.3b8.3b

Gross profit Margin, %

19%21%21%18%20%23%
Annual
USDFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Cash

20.8b19.1b20.0b

Accounts Receivable

6.5b6.8b8.0b

Inventories

9.8b10.4b10.2b

Current Assets

75.3b75.0b80.9b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020

Cash

17.2b17.1b20.1b38.5b28.2b26.9b

Accounts Receivable

12.1b10.4b6.9b7.5b7.9b9.9b

Inventories

11.1b11.4b11.8b10.8b10.3b10.9b

Current Assets

80.1b81.3b80.6b97.7b87.5b89.2b
Annual
USDFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Net Income

8.0b6.7b6.3b

Depreciation and Amortization

13.7b14.1b12.8b

Inventories

399.0m(761.0m)(104.0m)

Accounts Payable

(537.0m)(492.0m)4.2b
Quarterly
USDQ3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020

Net Income

5.9b2.1b4.5b6.9b286.0m(494.0m)3.5b

Depreciation and Amortization

10.0b4.1b7.5b10.8b3.3b6.6b5.5b

Cash From Operating Activities

9.2b(81.0m)5.0b11.5b1.6b(1.3b)10.0b

Purchases of PP&E

(6.6b)(2.0b)(3.5b)(4.9b)(1.2b)(2.3b)(3.3b)
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General Motors Operating Metrics

General Motors's Vehicles Shipped was reported to be 6.8 m in FY, 2020.
FY, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019FY, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020FY, 2020

Vehicles Shipped

8.38 m1.88 m1.94 m1.87 m7.72 m1.46 m1.47 m1.79 m6.83 m

Dealerships

12.51 k12.65 k12.36 k

Wholesale Vehicles Sold

4.71 m1.1 m1.13 m1.03 m4.21 m966 k421 k965 k3.37 m

Wholesale Vehicles Sold (GMNA)

3.56 m859 k870 k801 k3.21 m775 k331 k799 k2.71 m
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General Motors Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
CruiseMarch 11, 2016$1 b
Sidecar TechnologiesJanuary 19, 2016
GM FinancialSeptember 29, 2010
AmeriCreditJuly 22, 2010$3.5 b
EDS (Electronic Data Systems)June 27, 1984$2.6 b
CadillacJuly 29, 1909$4.5 m
Rapid Motor Vehicle CompanyJanuary 01, 1909
Reliance Motor Car CompanyJanuary 01, 1908
2140879 Ontario Inc.
ACAR Leasing
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General Motors Revenue Breakdown

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General Motors revenue breakdown by business segment: 11.3% from GM Financial, 9.5% from GM International, 78.9% from GM North America and 0.4% from Other

General Motors revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 10.0% from U.S. (GM Financial), 15.9% from Non-U.S. (Automotive), 72.8% from U.S. (Automotive) and 1.3% from Other

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General Motors Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

85/100

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General Motors Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

CSRHub ESG ratingPremium dataset

60-79

out of 100

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General Motors Online and Social Media Presence

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General Motors Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    C+

    66/100

  • CEO Rating

    B

    72/100

  • Compensation

    B+

    74/100

  • Diversity

    C+

    66/100

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General Motors News and Updates

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The elections come at a pivotal time for the automaker, which plans to transition to exclusively offering electric vehicles by 2035.

General Motors Mexico & OnStar in Partnership with Fleet Complete Launch New Fleet Management Service

MEXICO CITY, March 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ - OnStar Mexico, General Motors' security and connectivity service, announced that, as of March 22, the Fleet Complete service will be launched in Mexico. This new online platform enables companies to manage vehicle fleets more effectively. The...

Merritt Properties Acquires Former General Motors Facility in Baltimore County

Baltimore, Maryland, March 24, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Merritt Properties, a Baltimore-based full-service commercial real estate development company with more than 17 million square feet throughout Maryland, Virginia, and North Carolina, announced today that it has purchased 10301 Philadelphia Ro…

General Motors Is Worth The Wait

This established incumbent is making all the right moves to be a market leader as the automotive industry shifts focus to electric vehicles (EV).

Warren Buffett owns more of a Chinese electric car company than General Motors

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General Motors Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was General Motors founded?

    General Motors was founded in 1908.

  • Who are General Motors key executives?

    General Motors's key executives are Mary Barra, Daniel E. Berce and Stephen K. Carlisle.

  • How many employees does General Motors have?

    General Motors has 155,000 employees.

  • What is General Motors revenue?

    Latest General Motors annual revenue is $122.5 b.

  • What is General Motors revenue per employee?

    Latest General Motors revenue per employee is $790.2 k.

  • Who are General Motors competitors?

    Competitors of General Motors include FCA US, BYD and Tesla.

  • Where is General Motors headquarters?

    General Motors headquarters is located at 300 Renaissance Center l1, Detroit.

  • Where are General Motors offices?

    General Motors has offices in Detroit, Vicente López, Port Melbourne, São Caetano do Sul and in 21 other locations.

  • How many offices does General Motors have?

    General Motors has 28 offices.