General Motors Co (GM) Dividend History

General Motors Corp. designs, manufactures, and markets automotive vehicles. General Motors also has substantial interests in digital communications, financial and insurance services, locomotives, and heavy-duty automatic transmissions. The company is one of the largest U.S. exporters of cars and trucks with a global presence in countries across the globe.

Last update 04/06/2015


Dividend Yield Summary

  2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Dividends - - - - 1.20 0.30
Average Price 35.53 27.88 23.09 33.23 34.68 36.02
Yield - - - - 3.46% 0.83%
• The above Dividend, Average Price, and Yield values for 2015 are year-to-date.

Dividend Dates

Ex Dividend Date 2015-03-09
Dividend Pay Date 2015-03-24

DivInfo Metrics ™

52-Week Projected Earnings Per Share 1.65
52-Week Projected Dividends Per Share 1.20
Dividend Cover 1.38 : 1
52-Week Projected Yield 3.30%
52-Week Trailing Yield 2.61%
6-Year Average Yield 0.79%
6-Year Dividend Change -
6-Year Yearly Dividend Change -
Number of Dividend Payments (1992-02-07 - 2015-03-09) 72

Dividend History

Date Amount Per Share Note
2015-03-09 $0.30
2014-12-08 $0.30
2014-09-08 $0.30
2014-06-06 $0.30
2014-03-14 $0.30
2008-02-13 $0.25 In 2008, GM not only cuts their dividend but also receives a bridge loan from the U.S. Treasury.
2007-11-14 $0.25
2007-08-15 $0.25
2007-05-09 $0.25
2007-02-14 $0.25
2006-11-15 $0.25
2006-08-09 $0.25
2006-05-10 $0.25
2006-02-14 $0.25
2005-11-08 $0.50
2005-08-10 $0.50
2005-05-17 $0.50
2005-02-09 $0.50
2004-11-04 $0.50
2004-08-11 $0.50
2004-05-12 $0.50
2004-02-11 $0.50
2003-11-10 $0.50
2003-08-13 $0.50
2003-05-14 $0.50
2003-02-12 $0.50
2002-11-12 $0.50
2002-08-14 $0.50
2002-05-15 $0.50
2002-02-13 $0.50
2001-11-13 $0.50
2001-08-15 $0.50
2001-05-09 $0.50
2001-02-14 $0.50
2000-11-14 $0.50
2000-08-09 $0.50
2000-05-10 $0.50
2000-02-09 $0.50
1999-11-08 $0.50
1999-08-10 $0.50
1999-05-28 $14.33 GM spins off parts division, Delphi Automotive Systems.
1999-05-11 $0.50
1999-02-02 $0.50
1998-11-09 $0.50
1998-08-11 $0.50
1998-05-12 $0.50
1998-02-17 $0.50
1997-12-19 $3.59 Restructures Hughes Electronics and spins off defense electronics unit to Raytheon Company.
1997-11-10 $0.50
1997-08-12 $0.50
1997-05-13 $0.50
1997-02-04 $0.50
1996-11-12 $0.40
1996-08-13 $0.40
1996-05-14 $0.40
1996-02-13 $0.40
1995-11-14 $0.30
1995-08-15 $0.30
1995-05-05 $0.30
1995-02-10 $0.20
1994-11-10 $0.20
1994-08-12 $0.20
1994-05-06 $0.20
1994-02-11 $0.20
1993-11-05 $0.20
1993-08-13 $0.20
1993-05-07 $0.20
1993-02-05 $0.20
1992-11-05 $0.20
1992-08-14 $0.40
1992-06-01 $0.40
1992-02-07 $0.40
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