General Motors
Earnings Details
4th Quarter December 2017
Tuesday, February 6, 2018 7:30:00 AM
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General Motors (GM) reported 4th Quarter December 2017 earnings of $1.70 per share on revenue of $37.7 billion. The consensus earnings estimate was $1.39 per share on revenue of $33.3 billion. The Earnings Whisper number was $1.50 per share. Revenue fell 14.1% compared to the same quarter a year ago.

The company said it expects 2018 earnings of approximately $6.62 per share on revenue of approximately $145.6 billion. The current consensus earnings estimate is $6.05 per share on revenue of $142.8 billion for the year ending December 31, 2018.

General Motors Company designs, builds and sells cars, trucks and automobile parts. The Company also provides automotive financing services through General Motors Financial Company, Inc.

Reported Earnings
Earnings Whisper
Consensus Estimate
Reported Revenue
$37.72 Bil
Revenue Estimate
$33.26 Bil
Earnings Growth
Revenue Growth
Power Rating
Earnings Release

GM Reports 2017 EPS diluted of $0.22 and Record EPS diluted-adjusted of $6.62

General Motors Co. (GM) today announced full-year 2017 EBIT-adjusted of $12.8 billion, repeating record 2016 performance. Results were driven by strong performance in North America, improvement in GM International led by strong equity income in China and a return to profitability in South America, sustained growth of GM Financial and an intense focus on costs.

Full-year 2017 records:

-- EPS diluted-adjusted of $6.62

-- EBIT-adjusted margin of 8.8 percent

North America EBIT-adjusted margin of 10.7 percent, the third straight year above 10 percent

GM Financial EBT-adjusted of $1.2 billion, up 50 percent and revenues of $12.2 billion, up $3.2 billion

Fourth-quarter 2017 records:

-- EBIT-adjusted of $3.1 billion, up 18.7 percent

-- EPS diluted-adjusted of $1.65, up 21.3 percent

-- North America EBIT-adjusted of $2.9 billion, up from $2.7 billion

GM Financial EBT-adjusted of $0.3 billion, up $0.1 billion and revenues of $3.3 billion, up $0.7 billion

For complete details and to see reconciliations of non-GAAP measures to their most directly comparable GAAP measures, click here to download the full press release, or visit the GM Investor Relations website.

(Note: All figures are on a continuing operations basis and comparisons are year-over-year versus CY 2016 or Q4 2016)

Investor analyst conference call

GM Chairman and CEO Mary Barra and Executive Vice President and CFO Chuck Stevens will host a conference call for investor analysts at 9 a.m. EST today to discuss fourth-quarter business results. The call will include introductory remarks followed by a question and answer session for analysts. Journalists who wish to listen to the call may dial in using the following numbers:

United States: 1-888-808-8618 International: +1-949-484-0645 Name of Call: GM Earnings Call

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