General Motors

General Motors designs, manufactures and markets cars, crossovers, trucks and automobile parts. Read more

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General Motors

General Motors designs, manufactures and markets cars, crossovers, trucks and automobile parts. Read more

Mary T. Barra's photo - Chairman & CEO of General Motors

Chairman & CEO

Mary T. Barra

CEO Approval Rating

100/100

Founded:

1908

Status:

PublicIndependent CompanyNYSEGM

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Toyota is the top competitor of General Motors. Toyota is a Public company that was founded in Toyota City, Aichi Prefecture in 1937. Like General Motors, Toyota also operates in the Automobile Manufacturers sector. Toyota has 196,604 more employees vs. General Motors.

Ford is seen as one of General Motors's biggest rivals. Ford was founded in Dearborn, Michigan} in 1896. Like General Motors, Ford also competes in the Automobile Manufacturers space. Compared to General Motors, Ford generates $6.7B more revenue.

Honda is perceived as one of General Motors's biggest rivals. Honda was founded in 1947, and is headquartered in Minato-ku, Tōkyō Prefecture. Like General Motors, Honda also operates in the Automobile Manufacturers space. Honda generates $1.1B more revenue vs. General Motors.

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General Motors Quarterly and Annual Revenue

Trailing 12-Months Trend (TTM)

Annual Revenue

$122.4B

General Motors's revenue is the ranked 6th among it's top 10 competitors. The top 10 competitors average 84.9B. Over the last four quarters, General Motors's revenue has grown by 73.2%. Specifically, in Q1 2021's revenue was $29.1B; in Q4 2020, it was $41.1B; in Q3 2020, it was $35.5B; in Q2 2020, General Motors's revenue was $16.8B.

General Motors Acquisitions

COMPANY ACQUIRED
ACQUISITION DATE
AMOUNT
DESCRIPTION
Cruise, LLC

Mar 2016

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$1B
Cruise is a California-based automotive company that designs, develops, and markets autonomous self-driving electric vehicles for residential and commercial communities.
Sidecar Technologies, Inc.

Dec 2015

Source »
undisclosed
Sidecar is a mobile application that connects users with drivers for ridesharing services.
Ally Financial Inc.

Nov 2012

Source »
$4.2B
Ally Financial is a digital financial services company that provides online banking services.

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AmeriCredit

Jul 2010

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$3.5B
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HUMMER

Oct 2009

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undisclosed
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These are all the companies that General Motors has acquired. General Motors has acquired 12 companies and its latest acquisition was Cruise, LLC in Mar 2016. Cruise is a California-based automotive company that designs, develops, and markets autonomous self-driving electric vehicles for residential and commercial communities.

General Motors Funding History

Since General Motors was founded in 1908, it has participated in 3 rounds of funding. In total General Motors has raised $34.2B. General Motors' last funding round was on Apr 2020 for a total of $1.9B

ROUND

FUNDING DATE

AMOUNT

INVESTORS

Debt
Apr 2020
$1.9B

Jpmorgan Chase Bank

Debt
Apr 2018
$16.5B
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IPO
Nov 2010
$15.8B
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Since General Motors was founded in 1908, it has participated in 3 rounds of funding. In total General Motors has raised $34.2B. General Motors' last funding round was on Apr 2020 for a total of $1.9B

General Motors Investments

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DESCRIPTION

AMOUNT

INVESTMENT DATE

ROUND

EXIT DATE

SES is a Massachusetts-based electrical company that manufactures and distributes Li-metal battery materials, cells, modules and related products for electric vehicles.
$139M
Apr 18, 2021
Series D
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Cruise is a California-based automotive company that designs, develops, and markets autonomous self-driving electric vehicles for residential and commercial communities.
$2B
Jan 18, 2021
Equity
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Nikola is an Arizona-based alternative energy vehicle company that designs trucks propelled by electric and hydrogen fuel cell technology.
$2B
Sep 07, 2020
Corporate Round
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Cruise is a California-based automotive company that designs, develops, and markets autonomous self-driving electric vehicles for residential and commercial communities.
$1.1B
May 06, 2019
Equity
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Wejo is an England-based SaaS platform that provides traffic intelligence, data monetization and analytics solutions for the automobile and transportation sectors.
$103M
Feb 14, 2019
Series B
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These are all the companies that General Motors has invested in. General Motors has invested 12 companies and its latest investment was Cruise, LLC in Mar 2016. Cruise is a California-based automotive company that designs, develops, and markets autonomous self-driving electric vehicles for residential and commercial communities.

General Motors News

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GM Canada says Oshawa assembly plant to restart operation sooner than expected

Auto maker says it's on track to deliver one of the fastest plant launches in GM history.... See more »
May 5, 2021GovCon Wire

Former Raytheon Exec Steve duMont Joins General Motors' Defense Business as President

General Motors has appointed Steve duMont, a former executive at the intelligence and space segment o... See more »
May 5, 2021Channel News Asia

GM profit surges to US$2.98 billion on sales of higher-margin trucks

General Motors' first-quarter net income surged to US$2.98 billion as strong US consumer demand and h... See more »
May 5, 2021myMotherLode

Devon Energy, General Motors rise; Peloton, Exelon fall

Stocks that traded heavily or had substantial price changes Wednesday: Devon Energy, General Motors r... See more »
May 5, 2021DBusiness Magazine

GM Reports 1Q Revenue of $32.5B

Detroit's General Motors Co. reported first-quarter 2021 revenue of $32.5 billion, down slightly year... See more »
May 5, 2021Automotive News

GM moves up Ontario truck output to Q4; hiring nearly 1,700

The automaker is looking to fill nearly 1,700 new unionized jobs - 1,500 of them production workers -... See more »
May 5, 2021RocketNews

General Motors, Lyft, Match Group & more - CNBC

Stocks making the biggest moves in the premarket: General Motors, Lyft, Match Group & more CNBC The ... See more »

General Motors Blogs

General Motors Press Releases

March 15, 2021WebProNews

GM's Newest Trucks Have Worse Gas Mileage Due to Chip Shortage

WebProNewsGM's Newest Trucks Have Worse Gas Mileage Due to Chip ShortageGM is shipping some of its tr... See more »
February 16, 2021WebProNews

GM Unveils New 2022 Bolt, Including Larger EUV Crossover

WebProNewsGM Unveils New 2022 Bolt, Including Larger EUV CrossoverGM has unveiled its 2022 Chevy Bolt... See more »
February 11, 20211888 Press Release

General Motors Announces Fabulous Upgrades For 2021

General Motors� all 4 brands Chevrolet, Buick, GMC, and Cadillac are all set to launch the upgrades... See more »
February 10, 2021PR Newswire

GM Reports Strong 2020 Full-Year and Fourth-Quarter Results

/PRNewswire/ -- General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) today reported strong 2020 full-year and fourth quarter... See more »
January 20, 2021JCN Newswire

Honda, Cruise and GM Take Next Steps Toward Autonomous Vehicle Mobility Service Business in Japan

TOKYO, Jan 20, 2021 - (JCN Newswire) - Honda has announced that it will collaborate with Cruise and G... See more »
January 16, 2021Cision Canada

Electric commercial van production coming to CAMI Assembly if GM deal ratified

/CNW/ - Unifor Local 88's bargaining committee, representing 1,900 workers at the CAMI Assembly Plant... See more »
December 28, 2020WebProNews

GM May Build More Hummer EVs Due to Overwhelming Response

WebProNewsGM May Build More Hummer EVs Due to Overwhelming ResponseGM appears to have a hit on its ha... See more »

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General Motors Headquarters

300 Renaissance Center

Detroit, Michigan48243

313-667-1500

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General Motors Summary

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Overview

General Motors (NYSE: GM) designs, manufactures and markets cars, crossovers, trucks and automobile parts. It offers features for special needs drivers, OnStar vehicle protection, service, parts, accessories, maintenance, XM satellite radio, features ...

CEO

General Motors's Chairman & CEO, Mary T. Barra, currently has an approval rating of 100%. General Motors's primary competitors are Toyota, Ford & Honda.

Website

gm.com

Frequently Asked Questions about General Motors

  1. When was General Motors founded?

    General Motors was founded in 1908
  2. Who is General Motors's CEO?

    General Motors's CEO is Mary T. Barra
  3. How much revenue does General Motors generate?

    General Motors generates $122.4B in revenue
  4. How much funding does General Motors have?

    General Motors has historically raised $34.2B in funding
  5. Where is General Motors's headquarters?

    General Motors's headquarters is in Detroit Michigan, USA
  1. How many employees does General Motors have?

    General Motors has 173,000 employees
  2. What sector does General Motors operate in?

    General Motors is in Automobile Manufacturers, Truck Manufacturers, Automobile Parts
  3. Who are General Motors's competitors?

    General Motors's top competitors are Toyota, Ford, Honda
  4. Who has General Motors invested in?

    General Motors's has invested in companies such as SES, Cruise, Nikola