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General Motors Company (NYSE: GM)


Last Updated: Jan-19-2017 19:19:08

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Today's General Motors Stock Update

For any General Motors stock investors or potential General Motors stock investors, we put together key numbers on GM shares in this daily update. You'll find the last GM stock closing price, where General Motors stock is trading compared to a year ago, the stock's dividend yield, and more...First, the most recent closing price of GM was $37.47. The General Motors stock price went up 0.43% or $0.16 from the day before.Here's how the current General Motors stock price level compares to recent highs and lows...GM is now trading above where it was one-year ago, with the stock price higher by 26.72% since then.

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The General Motors stock price 52-week high is $38.16. That was hit on 1/10/2017. The GM stock 52-week low is $26.69, reached on 2/11/2016.Some more numbers to note - GM trading volume yesterday was 8,225,700. That's lower than General Motors stock's average daily trading volume of 11,220,196.The market cap of General Motors is 57,117,019,000. That means General Motors has a large market cap, because it's between 10 billion and 200 billion. As of April 1, 2016, the company with the biggest market cap of all publicly traded companies is Apple.

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The current P/E (price/earnings) ratio of General Motors stock is 5.99. That's not as high as the March 2016 S&P 500 P/E ratio of about 23. To really gauge if this stock's P/E is high or low, you should compare GM to other companies in the same industry.The current EPS (earnings per share) of GM is 8.73.Beta - how closely the stock trades with the overall market, with a beta of 1 meaning it trades in step with the broader index -- for General Motors is 1.40.General Motors stock has a dividend yield of 4.07%. Most income investors look for "dividend stocks" that have a yield of 2% or more, but there are different factors that affect the health of a company's payout.Every day we publish General Motors stock news and coverage on a handful of other key stocks we're watching now so you can maximize profits. To get new info and stock news on GM and other companies you are interested in, sign up for Money Morning - it's free.

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General Motors Company (NYSE: GM) Profile

Volume8,262,742
Open$37.63
Prior Close$37.47
Market Cap$56.86 B
PE Ratio5.99
Beta1.4
General Motors Company is engaged in the designing manufacturing and retailing of vehicles globally including passenger cars crossover vehicles and light trucks sport utility vehicles vans and other vehicles. Its business is organized into three geographically-based segments- General Motors North America (GMNA) General Motors International Operations (GMIO) and General Motors Europe (GME). General Motors Company is headquartered in Detroit Michigan the United States of America.
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GM Earnings

1st Quarter Earnings$1.72 (2016-10-25)
2nd Quarter Earnings$1.86 (2016-07-21)
3rd Quarter Earnings$1.26 (2016-04-21)
4th Quarter Earnings$1.39 (2016-02-03)
PE Ratio5.99
EPS Growth2.42%
Recent Earnings$1.72
Annual EPS$6.23
Market Capitalization$56.86 B
Insider Shareholder %0.0004%
Annual Revenue$162.08 B
Number of Shares Outstanding1,524,340 Shares
Institutional Shareholder %70.74%
Annual Net Income$0B
TTM Net Profit Margin$-2.14
One Year Return33.11%
Three Year Return10.12%
Five Year Return68.88%
Five Year Revenue Growth0%
Five Year Earnings Growth0%
Five Year Dividend Growth0%
Last Quarter EPS$1.72
Annual EPS$6.23
Annual Dividend$1.52
Annual Dividend Yield4.07%
Change in EPS YTD2.42%
PE Ratio5.99
Recent Earnings$1.72
Dividends per Share$0.38
Stock Split Ratio
beta1.4

GM Key Stats

Last Price$37.3
Net Change$-0.17 (-0.45%)
Bid$0
Ask Price$0
Open Price$37.63
Previous Close Price$37.47
High Price$37.84
Low Price$37.16
Number of Trades30,910
Volume8,262,742
Fifty Two Week High$38.16 (2017-01-10)
Fifty Two Week Low$26.69 (2016-02-11)
Average Daily Volume15,501,667
Share Outstanding1,524,340 Shares
Total Dividend Payout$1.52/yr
Dividend Yield4.07%