General Motors (NYSE:GM) is set to report its first-quarter earnings on Thursday. Last year, GM reported a $1.6 billion profit in the first quarter. Will it beat that number, or has it fallen behind? In this video, Fool contributor John Rosevear takes a closer look at what he expects to see in GM's numbers.

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