General Motors Company (NYSE:GM) Valuation According To Analysts

Lena Tucker
October 4, 2017

It fall, as 75 investors sold General Motors Company shares while 286 reduced holdings. Planning Alternatives Ltd sold 29,724 shares as Ford Mtr Co Del (F)'s stock declined 13.59%. BlackRock Inc. lifted its stake in General Motors by 1.1% in the 2nd quarter. The more stable the company, the lower the score. FNY Managed Accounts LLC acquired a new position in General Motors in the first quarter valued at approximately $107,000. The Ally Financial Inc holds 320,000 shares with $3.58 million value, up from 255,000 last quarter. The stock rose 1.82% or $0.22 reaching $12.31 per share. The Mark Sheptoff Financial Planning Llc holds 13,900 shares with $156,000 value, down from 50,901 last quarter. General Motors Company (NYSE:GM) has risen 7.92% since October 3, 2016 and is uptrending. If you are viewing this story on another domain, it was illegally stolen and republished in violation of U.S. and worldwide copyright and trademark legislation. A low current ratio (when the current liabilities are higher than the current assets) indicates that the company may have trouble paying their short term obligations.

Receive News & Ratings Via Email - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings with our daily email newsletter. About 39.87M shares traded or 18.17% up from the average. St Johns Invest Management Limited Liability Com owns 0% invested in Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F) for 10 shares. The purchase was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which can be accessed through this hyperlink. Also, insider Joseph R. Hinrichs sold 40,000 shares of Ford Motor stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, September 5th. The shares were sold at an average price of $11.00, for a total value of $886,864.00. Based on current valuation, the price target means that analysts expect the stock to move 36.82%. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Airain Ltd accumulated 53,295 shares or 0.09% of the stock. Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F) recently traded as high as $12.02. The results of the trading session contributed to over 9,311,978 shares changing hands.

The price-to-book ratio of 1.33 for General Motors Company (NYSE:GM) implies that investors are highly hopeful for the organization to create more value from the given set of assets. This translates into $1.55 billion profit for GM giving the stock a 9.91 P/E.

The Dow Jones Industrial Average .DJI rose 84.07 points, or 0.37 percent, to close at 22,641.67, the S&P 500 .SPX gained 5.46 points, or 0.22 percent, to 2,534.58 and the Nasdaq Composite .IXIC added 15.00 points, or 0.23 percent, to 6,531.71. Louisiana-based Louisiana State Employees Retirement Systems has invested 0.15% in General Motors Company (NYSE:GM). The auto manufacturer reported $1.89 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $1.72 by $0.17. General Motors Company had a net margin of 5.69% and a return on equity of 22.14%. EPS ratio determined by looking at last 12 month figures is 0.95. During the same period in the previous year, the company earned $1.26 EPS. After having $1.89 EPS previously, General Motors Company's analysts see -42.86% EPS growth.

The business also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Friday, September 22nd. Nissan Rogue set a September sales record with 38,969 units, up 47%, Nissan reported. This dividend amount represented a yield of $3.75. State Street Corp raised its stake in General Motors Company by 3.6% in the fourth quarter. F&M Bank had 46 analyst reports since August 7, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Two research experts recommended the company shares with a sell recommendation, thirteen has issued a hold recommendation, eleven have issued a buy recommendation and around three have issued a strong buy recommendation to the firms shares. ValuEngine raised shares of General Motors from a "buy" rating to a "strong-buy" rating in a research note on Friday, July 28th. Royal Bank of Canada reissued a "hold" rating and issued a $37.00 target price on shares of General Motors Company in a report on Thursday, January 5th.

06/13/2017 - General Motors Company had its "buy" rating reiterated by analysts at Jefferies.

General Motors Co. said Tuesday it sold 279,397 cars and trucks in the September, which was a 12 percent increase over the same month previous year.

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