General Motors Company (NYSE: GM) started the day on January 12, 2021, with a price increase of 6.24% at $47.82. During the day, the stock rose to $48.95 and sunk to $45.65 before settling in for the price of $45.01 at the close. Taking a more long-term approach, GM posted a 52-week range of $14.32-$46.71.
The company of the Consumer Cyclical sector’s yearbook sales growth during the past 5- year span was recorded -2.50%. Meanwhile, its Annual Earning per share during the time was 22.40%. Nevertheless, stock’s Earnings Per Share (EPS) this year is -15.90%. This publicly-traded company’s shares outstanding now amounts to $1.43 billion, simultaneously with a float of $1.33 billion. The organization now has a market capitalization sitting at $68.86 billion. At the time of writing, stock’s 50-day Moving Average stood at $41.87, while the 200-day Moving Average is $30.83.
It is imperative to bring your focus towards the efficiency factor of the conglomerate that has a total of 164000 employees. It has generated 836,811 per worker during the last fiscal year. Meanwhile, its income per employee was 41,049. The stock had 4.11 Receivables turnover and 0.60 Total Asset turnover. For the Profitability, stocks gross margin was +10.51, operating margin was +4.31 and Pretax Margin of +5.42.
General Motors Company (GM) Ownership Facts and Figures
Now let’s turn our focus to how large-scale investors are working with this stock of the Auto Manufacturers Industry. General Motors Company’s current insider ownership accounts for 0.10%, in contrast to 80.20% institutional ownership. According to the most recent insider trade that took place on Jan 06, this organization’s Executive Vice President sold 40,398 shares at the rate of 42.93, making the entire transaction reach 1,734,286 in total value, affecting insider ownership by 55,409. Preceding that transaction, on Dec 23, Company’s Executive Vice President sold 10,217 for 42.85, making the whole transaction’s value amount to 437,798. This particular insider is now the holder of 55,409 in total.
General Motors Company (GM) Earnings and Revenue Records
In the latest quarterly report released, which was put into the public domain on 9/29/2020, the organization reported $2.83 earnings per share (EPS) for the three months, surpassing the consensus estimate (set at $1.38) by $1.45. This company achieved a net margin of +4.91 while generating a return on equity of 16.69. Wall Street market experts anticipate that the next fiscal year will bring earnings of 1.3 per share during the current fiscal year.
General Motors Company’s EPS decrease for this current 12-month fiscal period is -15.90% and is forecasted to reach 5.77 in the upcoming year. Considering the longer run, market analysts have predicted that Company’s EPS will increase by 8.50% through the next 5 years, which can be compared against the 22.40% growth it accomplished over the previous five years trading on the market.
General Motors Company (NYSE: GM) Trading Performance Indicators
Let’s observe the current performance indicators for General Motors Company (GM). It’s Quick Ratio in the last reported quarter now stands at 1.00. The Stock has managed to achieve an average true range (ATR) of 1.48. Alongside those numbers, its PE Ratio stands at $21.44, and its Beta score is 1.41. Another valuable indicator worth pondering is a publicly-traded company’s price to sales ratio for trailing twelve months, which is currently 0.59. Similarly, its price to free cash flow for trailing twelve months is now 11.16.
In the same vein, GM’s Diluted EPS (Earnings per Share) trailing twelve months is recorded 2.23, a figure that is expected to reach 1.85 in the next quarter, and analysts are predicting that it will be 5.77 at the market close of one year from today.
Technical Analysis of General Motors Company (GM)
If we take a close look at the recent performances of General Motors Company (NYSE: GM), its last 5-days Average volume was 28.9 million that shows progress from its year to date volume of 25.48 million. During the previous 9 days, stock’s Stochastic %D was recorded 86.27% While, its Average True Range was 1.70.
Raw Stochastic average of General Motors Company (GM) in the period of the previous 100 days is set at 94.54%, which indicates a major rise in contrast to 87.32% during the last 2-weeks. If we go through the volatility metrics of the stock, In the past 14-days, Company’s historic volatility was 38.77% that was lower than 40.73% volatility it exhibited in the past 100-days period.