Price Target Analysis of General Motors Company (GM)

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stock overview

General Motors Company (GM) belonging to the Auto-Tires-Trucks sector has declined -2.02% and closed its last trading session at $36.33.

The company reported its EPS on 02/07/2017. Currently, the stock has a 1 Year Price Target of $39.75.

The consensus recommendation, according to Zacks Investment research, is 2.38. The scale runs from 1 to 5 with 1 recommending Strong Buy and 5 recommending a Strong Sell.

The Stock had a 2.36 Consensus Analyst Recommendation 30 Days Ago, whereas 60 days ago and 90 days ago the analyst recommendations were 2.33 and 2.38 respectively.

General Motors Company on 02/07/2017 reported its EPS as $1.28 with the analysts projecting the EPS of the stock as $1.17. The company beat the analyst EPS Estimate with the difference of $0.11. This shows a surprise factor of 9.4%.

Many analysts have provided their estimated foresights on General Motors Company Earnings, with 17 analysts believing the company would generate an Average Estimate of $1.44.

Whereas they predicted High and Low Earnings Estimate as $1.73 and $1.14 respectively. While in the same Quarter Previous year, the Actual EPS was $1.26.

Analysts are also projecting an Average Revenue Estimate for General Motors Company as $39.37 Billion in the Current Quarter. This estimate is provided by 9 analysts.

The High Revenue estimate is predicted as 43.77 Billion, while the Low Revenue Estimate prediction stands at 36.98 Billion. The company’s last year sales total was 37.26 Billion.

For the Current Quarter, the growth estimate for General Motors Company is 14.3%, while for the Next Quarter the stock growth estimate is -4.8%.

In the past 5 years, the stock showed growth of 22.72% per annum. While for the next 5 years, the growth estimate is -4.7%.

The Company got Upgrade by Instinet on 6-Mar-17 from Neutral to Buy.

Insider Trades for General Motors Company show that the latest trade was made on 7 Mar 2017 where Jacoby Stefan, the Officer completed a transaction type “Sell” in which 2435 shares were traded at a price of $37.11.

Over the period of 6 months, Insider Purchases show a total of 6 transaction in which 64093 shares were traded. 1 Insider Sales transactions were made totaling 73389800 shares traded.

20 analysts projected Price Targets for General Motors Company. The analysts believe that the company stock price could grow as high as $51. The Low Price target projection by analysts is $31 and the Mean Price Target is $39.75.

General Motors Company (GM) has the market capitalization of $54.42 Billion. The company rocked its 52-Week High of $38.55 on Mar 6, 2017 and touched its 52-Week Low of $27.34 on Jun 27, 2016.

The stock has Return on Assets (ROA) of 4.4 percent. Return on Equity (ROE) stands at 21.8% and Return on Investment (ROI) of 5.5 percent.

The stock is currently showing YTD performance of 5.34 Percent. The company has Beta Value of 1.32 and ATR value of 0.64. The Weekly and Monthly Volatility stands at 1.19% and 1.72%.