General Motors lower as recall headaches intensify

|About: General Motors Company (GM)|By:, SA News Editor

Shares of General Motors (GM) are lower in premarket action after a report links the automaker's slow disclosure of an ignition switch issue to a much higher tally of deaths.

Seasoned automobile industry watchers note the Center for Auto Safety typically runs with broader numbers on linking accidents to defects.

What to watch: Though the number of deaths attributable to the GM ignition issue is certainly up for more detailed analysis, there's no question the headaches are intensifying for GM.

GM -1.4% premarket