Billed as “one of the most difficult years” in General Motors Corp. history by CEO Rick Wagoner, the auto maker reports losses of $8.6 billion, or $15.13 per share, for 2005. Excluding special items, GM finished the year $3.4 billion, or $5.99 per share, in the red, on revenue totaling $192.6 billion, down from $193.5 billion in 2004. The fourth quarter proved no help, as GM lost $4.8 billion ($8.45 per share) in the year’s final three months, compared with losses of $99 million ($0.18) ...

Premium Content (PAID Subscription Required)

"Tough Q4, Year Puts GM $8.6 Billion in Red for 2005" is part of the paid WardsAuto Premium content. You must log in with Premium credentials in order to access this article. Premium paid subscribers also gain access to:

  All of WardsAuto's reliable, in-depth industry reporting and analysis
  Hundreds of downloadable data tables including:
  •   Global sales and production data by country
  •   U.S. model-line inventory data
  •   Engine and equipment installation rates
  •   WardsAuto's North America Plant by Platform forecast
  •   Product Cycle chart
  •   Interrelationships among major OEMs
  •   Medium- and heavy-duty truck volumes
   •  Historical data and much more!

For pricing and subscription information please contact
Lisa Williamson by email: or phone: (248) 799-2642

Current subscribers, please login or CLICK for support information.

Already registered? here.