General Electric Company Profile (NYSE:GE)

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for General Electric (NYSE:GE) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Sell Rating(s), 8 Hold Rating(s), 10 Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.40)
Consensus Price Target: $32.61 (4.72% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for General Electric (NYSE:GE)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetActions
7/27/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingUnderweightView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
7/26/2016ArgusReiterated RatingBuy$36.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
7/26/2016Sanford C. BernsteinReiterated RatingMarket Perform$34.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
7/25/2016Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingEqual Weight$32.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
7/25/2016Goldman Sachs Group Inc.Boost Price TargetNeutral$29.00 -> $30.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
7/25/2016Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingBuy$36.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
7/22/2016Standpoint ResearchInitiated CoverageSell$26.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
7/9/2016Credit Suisse Group AGReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/29/2016William BlairReiterated RatingOutperform$38.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/28/2016Oppenheimer Holdings Inc.Reiterated RatingMarket PerformView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/27/2016Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingBuy$34.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/20/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaReiterated RatingOutperformView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/6/2016Bank of America Corp.Reiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/7/2016Cowen and CompanyInitiated CoverageMarket Perform$29.00 -> $29.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
4/26/2016Independent Research GmbHSet Price TargetBuy$37.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
4/17/2016Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
4/4/2016Berenberg BankDowngradeBuy -> Hold$33.00 -> $34.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
1/25/2016Societe GeneraleSet Price TargetNeutral$30.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
1/5/2016Barclays PLCBoost Price TargetOverweight$32.00 -> $34.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
10/20/2015S&P Equity ResearchReiterated RatingBuy$34.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/23/2015Longbow ResearchReiterated RatingUnderperform$18.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
3/19/2015Ladenburg ThalmannDowngradeBuy -> HoldView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
(Data available from 7/30/2014 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for General Electric (NYSE:GE)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallActions
10/14/2016        
7/22/2016Q216$0.46$0.51$31.76 billion$33.49 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/22/2016Q116$0.19$0.21$27.67 billion$27.60 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/22/2016Q415$0.49$0.52$33.80 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/16/2015Q315$0.26$0.32$26.55 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/17/2015Q215$0.28$0.31$28.70 billion$32.80 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/17/2015Q115$0.30$0.31$34.27 billion$29.40 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/23/2015Q414$0.55$0.56$42.20 billion$42.00 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/17/2014Q314$0.38$0.38$36.80 billion$36.20 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/18/2014Q214$0.39$0.39$36.31 billion$36.20 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/17/2014Q114$0.32$0.33$34.45 billion$34.18 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/17/2014Q413$0.53$0.53$40.22 billion$40.40 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/18/2013Q313$0.37$0.36$38.84 billion$35.70 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/19/2013Q2 2013$0.36$0.36$35.58 billion$35.12 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/19/2013Q1 2013$0.35$0.39$34.70 billion$35.01 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/18/2013Q4 2012$0.43$0.44$38.71 billion$39.30 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/19/2012$0.37$0.36ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/20/2012$0.37$0.38ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/20/2012$0.33$0.34ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/20/2012$0.38$0.39ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/21/2011$0.31$0.31ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/22/2011$0.32$0.34ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/21/2011$0.28$0.31ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/21/2011$0.32$0.36ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for General Electric (NYSE:GE)
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20165$0.19$0.27$0.23
Q2 20165$0.25$0.45$0.35
Q3 20164$0.34$0.60$0.42
Q4 20165$0.47$0.52$0.50
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for General Electric (NYSE:GE)
Annual Dividend:$0.92
Dividend Yield:2.95%
Payout Ratio:77.97% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
61.33% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
52.57% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Dividend Growth:10.60% (3 Year Average)

Dividend History for General Electric (NYSE:GE)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable DateShare
6/10/2016quarterly$0.233.08%6/16/20166/20/20167/25/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/12/2016quarterly$0.233.19%2/25/20162/29/20164/25/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
9/11/2015quarterly$0.233.71%9/17/20159/21/201510/26/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
6/4/2015quarterly$0.233.38%6/18/20156/22/20157/27/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/6/2015quarterly$0.233.68%2/19/20152/23/20154/27/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
12/12/2014quarterly$0.233.74%12/18/201412/22/20141/26/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
9/5/2014quarterly$0.223.37%9/18/20149/22/201410/27/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
6/6/2014quarterly$0.223.21%6/19/20146/23/20147/25/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/7/2014quarterly$0.223.51%2/20/20142/24/20144/25/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
12/13/2013quarterly$0.223.26%12/19/201312/23/20131/27/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
9/13/2013quarterly$0.193.15%9/19/20139/23/201310/25/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
6/14/2013quarterly$0.193.2%6/20/20136/24/20137/25/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/15/2013feb 13$0.192/21/20132/25/20134/25/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/15/2013quarterly$0.193.2%2/21/20132/25/20134/25/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
12/14/2012quarterly$0.193.47%12/20/201212/24/20121/25/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for General Electric (NYSE:GE)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionActions
7/26/2016Jeffrey R ImmeltChairmanBuy50,000$31.45$1,572,500.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/20/2016Jeffrey R ImmeltCEOBuy67,600$29.59$2,000,284.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
4/25/2016Alexander DimitriefSVPBuy105$30.51$3,203.55View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/4/2016Jeffrey S. BornsteinSVPSell168,313$28.91$4,865,928.83View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/1/2016Alexander DimitriefSVPBuy30,612$29.00$887,748.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
1/25/2016Alexander DimitriefSVPBuy65,272$28.04$1,830,226.88View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
4/30/2015Mary L SchapiroDirectorBuy7,000$27.22$190,540.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
4/22/2015Marijn E DekkersDirectorBuy20,000$26.93$538,600.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
4/20/2015James E RohrDirectorBuy20,000$27.15$543,000.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/19/2015William G BeattieDirectorBuy400,000$25.00$10,000,000.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/18/2015William G BeattieDirectorBuy400,000$25.24$10,096,000.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/26/2014Elizabeth J ComstockSVPSell18,500$26.82$496,170.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
7/23/2014William G BeattieDirectorBuy10,000$26.01$260,100.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/3/2014Jeffrey ImmeltCEOBuy104,900$25.19$2,642,431.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
1/27/2014Jeffrey ImmeltCEOBuy40,000$25.04$1,001,600.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
1/24/2014William BeattieDirectorBuy2,000$25.47$50,940.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
1/21/2014James RohrDirectorBuy10,000$26.18$261,800.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/21/2013William BeattieDirectorBuy5,000$26.88$134,400.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/20/2013James Cash, Jr.DirectorSell7,000$27.00$189,000.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
7/22/2013Elizabeth J ComstockSVPSell49,300$24.87$1,226,091.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
4/24/2013William G BeattieDirectorBuy10,000$21.80$218,000.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
10/26/2012John Joseph BrennanDirectorBuy5,000$21.20$106,000.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/8/2012John KrenickiChairmanSell179,693$21.04$3,780,740.72View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for General Electric (NYSE:GE)
DateHeadline
07/29/16 04:20 PMWhy these tech execs moved their companies to Boston
07/29/16 04:20 PMDoes GE Chief Executive Jeffrey Immelt Know Something We Don’t?
07/29/16 04:20 PMPORTLAND GENERAL ELECTRIC CO /OR/ : Other Events (form 8-K)
07/29/16 12:40 PMFairmount Santrol Holdings Inc. (FMSA) and General Electric Company (GE) Register Massive Insider Purchases, Plus Three Other Companies with Notable Insider Trading -
07/29/16 11:15 AMInsider Trading Buzz: General Electric Company (NYSE:GE) - The Voice Registrar
07/29/16 09:34 AMBRIEF-UK's CMA to review undertakings given BAE Systems 1999 deal - * To review undertakings given by British Aerospace Plc, now BAE Systems Plc, arising from acquisition of General Electric Co unit in Nov 1999
07/29/16 08:47 AMTrade shows caution in General Electric -
07/29/16 08:38 AMGE and ENGIE strengthen their partnership in digital technologies - [at noodls] - GE and ENGIE have signed a memorandum of understanding to improve the performance of ENGIE's electricity generation activities and pledge cooperation in managing ENGIE's energy assets, as well as its activities' ...
07/29/16 03:25 AMWatch These 10 Huge Put Purchases In Friday Trade - Benzinga's newsdesk monitors options activity to notice unusual patterns. These large volume (and often out of the money) trades were initially published intraday in Benzinga Professional . These trades were placed during Thursday’s regular session. CarMax, Inc (NYSE: KMX) Sep16 45.0 Puts Sweep: 850 @ ASK $0.25: 1000 traded vs 0 OI: $57.51 Ref General Electric Company (NYSE: GE) Aug16 30.5 Puts Sweep: 7500 @ ASK $0.24: 7503 traded vs 697 OI: $31.15 Ref Best Buy Co Inc (NYSE: BBY) 7/29 ...Full story available on Benzinga.com
07/28/16 08:41 PMGeneral Electric Company (GE) Closes 0.1% Down on the Day for July 28 - Equities.com
07/28/16 04:25 PMGE Stock Up in After-Hours Trading, CEO Immelt Purchases 50,000 Shares -
07/28/16 04:09 PMWhy GE is changing a decades-old management practice that could affect 300,000 employees -
07/28/16 03:57 PMJeff Immelt buys 50,000 GE shares -
07/28/16 02:57 PMGE Divests 14.4% Interest In Penske Truck Leasing - Benzinga
07/28/16 02:23 PMWork stopped at SUNY Poly, GE project -
07/28/16 02:19 PMOil and Gas Industry Haunts Roper Technologies’ 2Q16 Revenue -
07/28/16 11:48 AMGE Delivering Cogeneration System and Services to Bio-PAPPEL’s Mexican Paper Factory - [at noodls] - BADEN, SWITZERLAND-July 28, 2016-GE Power (NYSE: GE) today announced it has been selected to provide an LM2500+ aeroderivative gas turbine and long-term services for a new natural gas cogeneration plant ...
07/28/16 09:41 AMWhat Do Analysts Recommend for General Electric after 2Q16? -
07/28/16 07:04 AMGeneral Electric Company (GE) Closes 0.6% Down on the Day for July 27 - Equities.com
07/28/16 05:58 AMGE Sells 14.4% Stake in Penske Truck Leasing to Penske Automotive Group - [Business Wire] - GE announced today that it has signed and closed the sale of a 14.4% limited partner interest in Penske Truck Leasing Co., L.P., a full-service truck leasing, rental, and logistics business, to Penske Automotive Group, Inc.
07/27/16 04:25 PMBernstein Indicates Potential 7.46% Increase In Shares Of General Electric Company
07/27/16 04:25 PMFarmers Trust Co Lowers stake in General Electric Company (GE)
07/27/16 04:37 AMGE - General Electric Company: TAIYO YUDEN and GE Ventures Collaborate On Microelectronics Embedding ... - The Wall Street Transcript
07/27/16 04:37 AMTwo Stocks to Watch: General Electric Company (NYSE:GE ... - Street Updates
07/27/16 04:37 AMGeneral Electric Company (NYSE:GE) & Activision Blizzard, Inc. (NASDAQ:ATVI) Volatile Stocks to Watch - Money News (press release)
07/27/16 01:20 AMAirbus CEO says on track to meet 2016 order target - [Reuters] - Airbus Group is on "good track" to meet its target of selling at least as many jetliners as it delivers this year, after this month's Farnborough Airshow accelerated what had been a slow start ...
07/27/16 12:58 AMTAIYO YUDEN and GE Ventures Collaborate On Microelectronics Embedding Technology for Next-Generation Semiconductors - [at noodls] - For immediate release URL:http://www.ty-top.com/ TAIYO YUDEN and GE Ventures Collaborate On Microelectronics Embedding Technology for Next-Generation Semiconductors TOKYO, JAPAN - July 25, 2016 - TAIYO ...
07/26/16 10:23 PMOne Put, One Call Option To Know About for General Electric
07/26/16 04:21 PMWhy Does Anyone Own General Electric?
07/26/16 04:21 PMGE Does Away With Employee Ratings
07/26/16 04:21 PMGeneral Electric : Kuwaiti group signs $113m deal for new US building
07/26/16 04:21 PMGeneral Electric Company (NYSE:GE) Stock Price Update Today
07/26/16 04:21 PMIs General Electric Company Stock An Attractive Buy Post Q2 Earnings?
07/26/16 04:01 PMHow Did Koninklijke Philips Perform in 2Q16? -
07/26/16 07:02 AMGeneral Electric Company (GE) Closes 1.31% Down on the Day for July 25 - Equities.com
07/25/16 04:25 PMGet A Look At 'Fortune Unfiltered' - Fortune.com editor Aaron Task launched a new podcast today titled “Fortune Unfiltered,” which will focus on the “journey of business figures from visionaries to leaders,” according to a description provided by Fortune. The show launches with three inaugural episodes. The first is an interview with MLB Commissioner Rob Manfred, the second with General Electric ...Full story available on Benzinga.com
07/25/16 04:17 PMStock Update (NYSE:GE): Post Earnings Coverage as General ... - Jutia Group (press release) (blog)
07/25/16 04:17 PMWhy 2 Firms Are Very Cautious and Concerned Over GE Ratings and Targets - 24/7 Wall St.
07/25/16 04:17 PMHow Argus Views General Electric Co. (NYSE: GE) - 24/7 Wall St. - 24/7 Wall St.
07/25/16 08:49 AMStandpoint Research Begins Coverage on General Electric Company Common (GE) By Announcing An Initial Rating Of “Sell”
07/25/16 08:49 AMDigital Transformation At Scale At General Electric: Digital Influencer Bill Ruh
07/25/16 08:49 AMGE, PYPL and SWKS stock ended the day and the week on a bearish foot
07/25/16 08:49 AMCitigroup covered (NYSE:GE) General Electric Company, bumping up its stock price target to $36 earlier today
07/24/16 03:53 PMGeneral Electric: Should You Buy The Post-Earnings Drop?
07/24/16 08:39 AMGE's earnings report may not be wrong, but it may still mislead investors - MarketWatch
07/24/16 08:39 AMGeneral Electric Ventures Into 'Industrial Internet' (GE) - Investopedia
07/23/16 08:13 AMMid-Morning Market Update: Markets Mostly Flat; General Electric Earnings Beat Views - Nasdaq
07/23/16 08:13 AMLadenburg Thalmann Financial Services INC Increased General Electric Co (NYSE:GE) by $3.36 Million as Shares Rose - Press Telegraph
07/23/16 08:13 AMGeneral Electric reports 4 different EPS numbers - MarketWatch
07/23/16 08:13 AMGeneral Electric, Honeywell Post Downbeat Revenue - Wall Street Journal

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About General Electric

General Electric logoGeneral Electric Company (GE) is a global digital industrial company. The Company's products and services range from aircraft engines, power generation and oil and gas production equipment to medical imaging, financing and industrial products. Its segments include Power segment offers products and services related to energy production and water reuse; Renewable Energy segment offers renewable power sources; Oil & Gas offers drilling, completion, production and oil field operation; Energy Management offers technologies to electrical power; Aviation designs and produces commercial and military aircraft engines, integrated digital components and mechanical aircraft systems; Healthcare provides essential healthcare technologies; Transportation is a supplier to the railroad, mining, marine, stationary power and drilling industries; Appliances & Lighting offers appliances and a subset of lighting products, and Capital offers continuing financial services businesses and products.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Multi-Sector Conglomerates
  • Industry: Diversified Machinery
  • Sub-Industry: Industrial Conglomerates
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: GE
  • CUSIP: 36960410
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $31.25
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $31.37
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $30.28
  • P/E Ratio: 26.30
  • P/E Growth: 1.64
  • Market Cap: $282.72B
  • Beta: 1.17
  • Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.5 EPS
  • Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.75 EPS
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General Electric (NYSE:GE) Chart for Saturday, July, 30, 2016