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General Motors Co (GM) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

General Motors Co (GM) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

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The profile contains critical company information including:

  • Business description – A detailed description of the company’s operations and business divisions.
  • Corporate strategy – Analyst’s summarization of the company’s business strategy.
  • SWOT Analysis – A detailed analysis of the company’s strengths, weakness, opportunities and threats.
  • Company history – Progression of key events associated with the company.
  • Major products and services – A list of major products, services and brands of the company.
  • Key competitors – A list of key competitors to the company.
  • Key employees – A list of the key executives of the company.
  • Executive biographies – A brief summary of the executives’ employment history.
  • Key operational heads – A list of personnel heading key departments/functions.
  • Important locations and subsidiaries – A list and contact details of key locations and subsidiaries of the company.
  • Detailed financial ratios for the past five years – The latest financial ratios derived from the annual financial statements published by the company with 5 years history.
  • Interim ratios for the last five interim periods – The latest financial ratios derived from the quarterly/semi-annual financial statements published by the company for 5 interims history.

General Motors Company (GM) is an automobile manufacturing company. The company, along with its partners, designs, builds, and markets cars, trucks and automobile parts around the world. GM also provides automotive financing services through its subsidiary, General Motors Financial Company. It also offers products and services such as Chevrolet Certified Service, Buick Certified Service, GMC Certified Service, Cadillac Certified Service, Ally Automotive, Ally Financial, GM Card, SiriusXM Radio, Performance Parts, ACDelco, and GM Accessories, among others. The company sells cars and trucks to commercial fleet customers, daily rental car companies, leasing companies and governments directly or through a network of dealers. Some of the company’s key brands include Chevrolet, Cadillac, Buick, GMC, Holden, Opel, Baojun, Vauxhall, among others. It has operations in North America, Europe, Asia/Pacific, Middle East and Africa, and South America. GM is headquartered in Detroit, Michigan, the US.

General Motors Co Key Recent Developments

Dec 06,2017: Consumers Energy Delivers $2.6 Million Check to General Motors for Energy Efficiency Measures
Dec 04,2017: Cadillac marketing chief leaving luxury car brand
Nov 30,2017: GM’s self-driving division has hired a former top Uber engineer as its first CTO
Nov 30,2017: Automakers get serious about electric cars
Nov 14,2017: Alliance for Transportation Electrification Launches with Members, Mission and Momentum

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Section 1 - About the Company
General Motors Co - Key Facts
General Motors Co - Key Employees
General Motors Co - Key Employee Biographies
General Motors Co - Key Operational Employees
General Motors Co - Major Products and Services
General Motors Co - History
General Motors Co - Company Statement
General Motors Co - Locations And Subsidiaries
Head Office
Other Locations & Subsidiaries
Joint Venture
Section 2 – Company Analysis
General Motors Co - Business Description
Business Segment: Corporate
Business Segment: GM Financial
Business Segment: GME
Key Stats
Business Segment: GMIO
Key Stats
Business Segment: GMNA
Key Stats
Business Segment: GMSA
Key Stats
Geographical Segment: Non-US
Target Markets
Geographical Segment: The US
R&D Overview
General Motors Co - Corporate Strategy
General Motors Co - SWOT Analysis
SWOT Analysis - Overview
General Motors Co - Strengths
General Motors Co - Weaknesses
General Motors Co - Opportunities
General Motors Co - Threats
General Motors Co - Key Competitors
Section 3 – Company Financial Ratios
Financial Ratios - Capital Market Ratios
Financial Ratios - Annual Ratios
Performance Chart
Financial Performance
Financial Ratios - Interim Ratios
Financial Ratios - Ratio Charts
General Motors Co, Recent Deals Summary
Section 4 – Company’s Recent Developments
Nov 14, 2017: Alliance for Transportation Electrification Launches with Members, Mission and Momentum
Oct 06, 2017: GM unveils multi-use, autonomous hydrogen fuel cell vehicle
Oct 04, 2017: Energy Department Partners with Army TARDEC to Advance Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Technologies
Sep 19, 2017: Starwood Energy and General Motors sign a long-term agreement for renewable energy
Sep 19, 2017: GM’s Ohio and Indiana plants to eeet electricity needs with Wind
Aug 18, 2017: GM names Jeffrey Massimilla as New Vehicle Safety Chief
Jul 25, 2017: General Motors Q2 net income down
Jun 13, 2017: GM Produces First Round of Self-Driving Chevrolet Bolt EV Test Vehicles
May 10, 2017: GM to cut 600 jobs at Lansing Delta Township Assembly plant in US
May 10, 2017: GM to cut 600 jobs at Lansing Delta Township Assembly plant in US
Section 5 – Appendix
Ratio Definitions
About GlobalData
Contact Us
List of Tables
General Motors Co, Key Facts
General Motors Co, Key Employees
General Motors Co, Key Employee Biographies
General Motors Co, Key Operational Employees
General Motors Co, Major Products and Services
General Motors Co, History
General Motors Co, Other Locations
General Motors Co, Subsidiaries
General Motors Co, Joint Venture
General Motors Co, Key Competitors
General Motors Co, Ratios based on current share price
General Motors Co, Annual Ratios
General Motors Co, Annual Ratios (Cont...1)
General Motors Co, Annual Ratios (Cont...2)
General Motors Co, Interim Ratios
General Motors Co, Recent Deals Summary
Currency Codes
Capital Market Ratios
Equity Ratios
Profitability Ratios
Cost Ratios
Liquidity Ratios
Leverage Ratios
Efficiency Ratios
List of Figures
General Motors Co, Performance Chart (2012 - 2016)
General Motors Co, Ratio Charts

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