TITLE

GM 2nd-quarter profit soars to record $1.7 Billion

AUTHOR(S)
Miller, Joe
PUB. DATE
July 1999
SOURCE
Automotive News;7/26/1999, Vol. 73 Issue 5830, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the financial performance of automaker General Motors for the second quarter of 1999. Record income posted during the period; Decline in worldwide market share; Repurchase of shares of common stock in bid to increase value to shareholders.
ACCESSION #
2141028

 

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