Items Tagged with 'General Motors'


GM China Sales Increase 11.3%

General Motors Has Another Record Year in China

On January 14, 2013, Supported by unprecedented demand for all of their major brands, General Motors (NYSE: GM) and its joint ventures sold a record 2,836,128 vehicles in China in 2012. Sales increased 11.3 percent from 2011.

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GM Report Record Sales

Chevrolet Expands Global Reach with Record 2012 Sales

On January 14, 2013, Chevrolet, the world’s-fastest growing major automotive brand, sold more than 4.95 million vehicles in 2012, setting a global sales record and driving General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) global sales to more than 9.2 million vehicles, a 2.9 percent gain compared with 2011.

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December Best Retail Sale Month for GM

GM’s U.S. Sales up 5 percent in December

On January 3, 2013, General Motors Co.’s (NYSE: GM) U.S. dealers delivered the company’s highest December sales in five years, with deliveries up 5 percent year over year to 245,733 vehicles.

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GM to Buy Back $5.5 billion in Stock

GM to Buy Back Stock from U.S. Treasury Department

On December 19, 2012, General Motors (NYSE: GM) said it will purchase 200 million shares of GM common stock held by the U.S. Department of the Treasury for $5.5 billion, or $27.50 per share.

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GM Reports Second Quarter Net Income of $1.5 Billion

General Motors Financials Released

On August 2, 2012, General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) announced second quarter 2012 financial results.

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GM Evaluates Strasbourg Sale Options

General Motors Review Announced

On May 9, 2012, General Motors (NYSE: GM) is conducting a comprehensive strategic review of its Strasbourg (France) transmission operations for potential sale.

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GM Reports Slight Quarterly Revenue Increase

General Motors Financials Reported

On May 3, 2012, General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) announced first quarter net income attributable to common stockholders of $1.0 billion, or $0.60 per fully diluted share.

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GM April Fleet Sales Decrease 25%

General Motor Sales Release

On May 1, 2012, General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) reported April sales of 213,387 vehicles in the United States.

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Learn George Putnam's Turnaround Secrets

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Chicago Cubs Demonstrate the Value of Leadership in Organizational Turnarounds

Leadership matters. Whether in sports or in business, an organization is not just a collection of people, cash, physical property, intellectual property and other assets. Not every new management team is highly capable and new leadership cannot always overcome dire strategic situations or the quagmire of a decaying industry; but without good leadership, no business can prosper for long--much less survive. Read More.

Market-Beating Profit: The 200+ Club

Turnaround stocks present a unique opportunity for savvy investors to buy in at bargain prices. Take a look at this list of just a few of our purchase recommendations that have realized a return rate of 200% or better:

* Bristow remains in our active portfolio (currently as a Hold), and 2,017% gain is as of 10/20/16.

Retail Turnaround Trio

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x interviewed George to learn more about his favorite value stock picks for today's market. In "Retail Turnaround Trio," Steve Halpern highlights three of The Turnaround Letter's recently-profiled retailers: JWN, TIF and SPLS.


Putnam notes, "Well the retailing sector is undergoing very fundamental change as people move away from the bricks and mortar mall doors to buying more and more online but that's not going to wipe out all of the old-fashioned retailers. Starting the middle of 2015, investors just moved away from retailers en masse and a number of them are trading at about half the level they were a year ago. We thought some of the higher quality names that definitely will be survivors looked interesting."


Learn more about these three retail stocks poised for a turnaround.