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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Act Now on Tax Losses

Beat Year-End Bounce Rush


With all the stock market volatility this year, many investors probably find themselves holding some stocks in which they have sizable losses. By selling those losers and realizing losses, you can use those losses to offset taxable gains that you may have realized during the year.

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Most individual investors consider this investing strategy in December, which means that this tax-loss selling could push the price of some of these stocks even lower--meaning you probably do not want to be selling your losers then. In fact, savvy contrarians should consider buying some of these beaten down stocks to take advantage of that tax-generated downward pressure that goes away on January first.