General Motors Co. (GM)

24.91
0.22 0.88
NYSE : Consumer Durables
Prev Close 25.13
Day Low/High 24.67 / 25.25
52 Wk Low/High 14.32 / 41.90
Avg Volume 16.04M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 1.43B
Market Cap 35.96B
EPS 4.60
P/E Ratio 7.89
Div & Yield N.A. (N.A)
With a Dividend Yield Surpassing 4%, MSC Industrial Is a Smart Buy Right Now

With a Dividend Yield Surpassing 4%, MSC Industrial Is a Smart Buy Right Now

MSM is a longer-term buy that pays you a solid dividend to hold it until investors come back into the name.

All Aboard: CSX Is Giving Us Signals to Go Long

All Aboard: CSX Is Giving Us Signals to Go Long

Let's check out the charts and indicators of this railroad freight transporter.

Forget Official Data, What Is Chinese Data Really Saying?

Forget Official Data, What Is Chinese Data Really Saying?

Capital outflows are twice as large today as they were the last time China devalued.

Markets, GM, and the Fed

"If politicians stopped meddling with things they don't understand, there would be a more drastic reduction in the size of government than anyone in either party advocates." - Thomas Sowell Market has strengthened a bit across the board since our 10...

Jim Cramer: What Would Make a Good Stock in This Environment?

Jim Cramer: What Would Make a Good Stock in This Environment?

Let me give you the items I want to see before I bless buying anything in what has become a plain, out and out, treacherous market.

Jim Cramer: A Terrible Moment for the Stock Market

Jim Cramer: A Terrible Moment for the Stock Market

If your goal is to ratchet up trade tension? There couldn't been a better moment, hence one of the worst moments for the stock market since the trade battle began.

Headless Horsepower

Among my most consistent investment views in my Diary has been the notion of "Peak Autos" that I began to write about 2 1/2 years ago. We have pointed out, in the past, that rising new automobile costs are pricing the Average Joe out of the car mark...

Jim Cramer: Beware the Nattering Nabobs of Negativity

Jim Cramer: Beware the Nattering Nabobs of Negativity

Only because of the incessant brainwashing of individuals by an industry with a bias toward indexing do we have this attitude that stocks are one and the same. They are anything but.

Here's Why I'm Underweighting a Number of Market Sectors

Here's Why I'm Underweighting a Number of Market Sectors

Finding the right stocks is like finding the right dance partner.

Fed Jobs Speak, Yield Curve Trouble, Streaming Wars, Buy Disney?: Market Recon

Fed Jobs Speak, Yield Curve Trouble, Streaming Wars, Buy Disney?: Market Recon

I think that one needs to take a diversified approach to not just wealth preservation, but the preservation of one's standard of living.

I'm Back! Here's What to Watch Today

Good morning folks! It's a pleasure to be back with you -- a bit sooner than expected but have no fear we'll make the best of it. U.S. market futures point to a modestly lower open this morning, and after the disappointing manufacturing and services...

Jim Cramer: These Stocks Are Cheap... if We Avoid a Recession

Jim Cramer: These Stocks Are Cheap... if We Avoid a Recession

With low price-to-earnings multiples, these stocks could be buys right now -- depending on your take on recession.

The Fed's Doctor Captain Obvious

The Fed's Doctor Captain Obvious

John Williams is in charge of a balance sheet that last week totaled a cool $3.553 trillion dollars.

Jim Cramer: Sell When the Oscillator Is Too High

Jim Cramer: Sell When the Oscillator Is Too High

The proprietary oscillator I follow, the S&P's short-range oscillator, is the most important indicator I follow.

Banking's Future and Wells Fargo, Trading Facebook: Market Recon

Banking's Future and Wells Fargo, Trading Facebook: Market Recon

The nation's central bank forever perverted the concept of what we used to call the 'free market.'

Jim Cramer: Why I Am Not Freaking Out About a Recession or a Warren Presidency

Jim Cramer: Why I Am Not Freaking Out About a Recession or a Warren Presidency

Are things that bad? I remain a non-believer in the recession thesis.

GM Strike Takes Its Toll

axes 6,000 workers in Mexico... more details coming, but it looks like the current strike is going to be a bigger thorn in the company's side than first thought. It's worth noting this is the line that produces the rather profitable Chevrolet Silver...

My Take on Today's ISM Manufacturing Report

As you've likely seen by now, the September ISM Manufacturing report out this morning contained a major disappointment with its 47.8 reading. Two-line items are a bit more worrisome to me and they are the Orders component, which came in at 47.3 for ...

Consider These 3 Small-Cap Stocks

Consider These 3 Small-Cap Stocks

We look at a few overlooked and undervalued small cap concerns.

Things Could Get Real Ugly in October

Things Could Get Real Ugly in October

This market is ready for another bout of volatility as we head into October, a month notorious for its routs.

Off the List

I am taking , and off of my Best Ideas List (short) as I have no positions in these equities and I am no longer interested in shorting these names.

Outs and Ins

To be clear, I am now out of  and shorts. I have added to at $31/share.

Powell's Verbal Fouls, an Equity Beatdown and Silence of the Lam: Market Recon

Powell's Verbal Fouls, an Equity Beatdown and Silence of the Lam: Market Recon

The Fed chairman's news conference threw markets for a loop with hawkish words that did not support the Fed's dovish actions.

Jim Cramer: It's Looking Like the 1980s

Jim Cramer: It's Looking Like the 1980s

Kimberly-Clark's performance is nothing to sneeze at, and neither is Coca-Cola's, as higher sales, higher prices and big demand from emerging markets appear to give us a return to the good old days of great senior growth stocks.

Auto Stocks Are Value Traps

* Over the last two months the outlook for the car business has deteriorated from an already low level * I would continue to avoid all auto stocks "It's deja vu all over again." - Yogi Berra Over the last 60 days I have conducted an extensive resear...

Stocks to Go 'Goga' Over

Stocks to Go 'Goga' Over

Here are some picks from my 'Goga Stocks,' so named from The Republic of Georgia's Goga Bitadze -- you'll see what I mean...

Investing in Tesla? Use Short-Term Trades

Investing in Tesla? Use Short-Term Trades

Fundamentally, the company remains in poor condition.

My Positioning and Tactics

With the time frame on my net exposure being of a relatively short-term nature (from today to the next two to three months), I gradually have reduced my long book and have added to my short exposure in the last week's consistent advance. I do so bas...

Trouble Brewing at Constellation Brands

Trouble Brewing at Constellation Brands

For me, this one is a pass. For now.

With Global Coordination at an All-Time Low, How Slow and Inept Will the Reaction Be If the Wheels Do Come Off?

* The answer to the above question is... Slow, inept and impotent. * (Regardless of your political views) Tariff Man seems out of control * I have been of the strong view that President Trump's behavior and the shallowness of policy were destined to...