General Electric Company Profile (NYSE:GE)

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: $31.22
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $31.680
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $30.638
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 26.339
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 17.84
  • P/E Growth: 1.670
  • Market Cap: $279.46B
  • Outstanding Shares: 8,961,233,000
  • Beta: 1.14
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for General Electric (NYSE:GE) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 9 Hold Ratings, 10 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.45)
Consensus Price Target: $32.61 (4.46% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for General Electric (NYSE:GE)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
8/23/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingNeutralView Rating Details
7/26/2016ArgusReiterated RatingBuy$36.00View Rating Details
7/26/2016Sanford C. BernsteinReiterated RatingMarket Perform$34.00View Rating Details
7/25/2016Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingEqual Weight$32.00View Rating Details
7/25/2016Goldman Sachs Group Inc.Boost Price TargetNeutral$29.00 -> $30.00View Rating Details
7/25/2016Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingBuy$36.00View Rating Details
7/22/2016Standpoint ResearchInitiated CoverageSell$26.00View Rating Details
7/9/2016Credit Suisse Group AGReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
6/29/2016William BlairReiterated RatingOutperform$38.00View Rating Details
6/28/2016Oppenheimer Holdings Inc.Reiterated RatingMarket PerformView Rating Details
6/27/2016Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingBuy$34.00View Rating Details
6/20/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaReiterated RatingOutperformView Rating Details
6/6/2016Bank of America Corp.Reiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
6/7/2016Cowen and CompanyInitiated CoverageMarket Perform$29.00 -> $29.00View Rating Details
4/26/2016Independent Research GmbHSet Price TargetBuy$37.00View Rating Details
4/17/2016Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
4/4/2016Berenberg BankDowngradeBuy -> Hold$33.00 -> $34.00View Rating Details
1/25/2016Societe GeneraleSet Price TargetNeutral$30.00View Rating Details
1/5/2016Barclays PLCBoost Price TargetOverweight$32.00 -> $34.00View Rating Details
10/20/2015S&P Equity ResearchReiterated RatingBuy$34.00View Rating Details
6/23/2015Longbow ResearchReiterated RatingUnderperform$18.00View Rating Details
3/19/2015Ladenburg ThalmannDowngradeBuy -> HoldView Rating Details
(Data available from 8/25/2014 forward)

Earnings

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

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for General Electric (NYSE:GE)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.51 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.75 EPS
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 20162$0.49$0.50$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)
60.93% (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 Date
6/10/2016quarterly$0.233.08%6/16/20166/20/20167/25/2016
2/12/2016quarterly$0.233.19%2/25/20162/29/20164/25/2016
9/11/2015quarterly$0.233.71%9/17/20159/21/201510/26/2015
6/4/2015quarterly$0.233.38%6/18/20156/22/20157/27/2015
2/6/2015quarterly$0.233.68%2/19/20152/23/20154/27/2015
12/12/2014quarterly$0.233.74%12/18/201412/22/20141/26/2015
9/5/2014quarterly$0.223.37%9/18/20149/22/201410/27/2014
6/6/2014quarterly$0.223.21%6/19/20146/23/20147/25/2014
2/7/2014quarterly$0.223.51%2/20/20142/24/20144/25/2014
12/13/2013quarterly$0.223.26%12/19/201312/23/20131/27/2014
9/13/2013quarterly$0.193.15%9/19/20139/23/201310/25/2013
6/14/2013quarterly$0.193.2%6/20/20136/24/20137/25/2013
2/15/2013feb 13$0.192/21/20132/25/20134/25/2013
2/15/2013quarterly$0.193.2%2/21/20132/25/20134/25/2013
12/14/2012quarterly$0.193.47%12/20/201212/24/20121/25/2013
(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 TransactionDetails
7/26/2016Jeffrey R ImmeltChairmanBuy50,000$31.45$1,572,500.00View SEC Filing  
5/20/2016Jeffrey R ImmeltCEOBuy67,600$29.59$2,000,284.00View SEC Filing  
4/25/2016Alexander DimitriefSVPBuy105$30.51$3,203.55View SEC Filing  
2/4/2016Jeffrey S. BornsteinSVPSell168,313$28.91$4,865,928.83View SEC Filing  
2/1/2016Alexander DimitriefSVPBuy30,612$29.00$887,748.00View SEC Filing  
1/25/2016Alexander DimitriefSVPBuy65,272$28.04$1,830,226.88View SEC Filing  
4/30/2015Mary L SchapiroDirectorBuy7,000$27.22$190,540.00View SEC Filing  
4/22/2015Marijn E DekkersDirectorBuy20,000$26.93$538,600.00View SEC Filing  
4/20/2015James E RohrDirectorBuy20,000$27.15$543,000.00View SEC Filing  
2/19/2015William G BeattieDirectorBuy400,000$25.00$10,000,000.00View SEC Filing  
2/18/2015William G BeattieDirectorBuy400,000$25.24$10,096,000.00View SEC Filing  
11/26/2014Elizabeth J ComstockSVPSell18,500$26.82$496,170.00View SEC Filing  
7/23/2014William G BeattieDirectorBuy10,000$26.01$260,100.00View SEC Filing  
3/3/2014Jeffrey ImmeltCEOBuy104,900$25.19$2,642,431.00View SEC Filing  
1/27/2014Jeffrey ImmeltCEOBuy40,000$25.04$1,001,600.00View SEC Filing  
1/24/2014William BeattieDirectorBuy2,000$25.47$50,940.00View SEC Filing  
1/21/2014James RohrDirectorBuy10,000$26.18$261,800.00View SEC Filing  
11/21/2013William BeattieDirectorBuy5,000$26.88$134,400.00View SEC Filing  
11/20/2013James Cash, Jr.DirectorSell7,000$27.00$189,000.00View SEC Filing  
7/22/2013Elizabeth J ComstockSVPSell49,300$24.87$1,226,091.00View SEC Filing  
4/24/2013William G BeattieDirectorBuy10,000$21.80$218,000.00View SEC Filing  
10/26/2012John Joseph BrennanDirectorBuy5,000$21.20$106,000.00View SEC Filing  
8/8/2012John KrenickiChairmanSell179,693$21.04$3,780,740.72View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for General Electric (NYSE:GE)
DateHeadline
forbes.com logoThe New #9 Most Shorted Dow Component: General Electric - Forbes (NYSE:GE)
www.forbes.com - August 25 at 10:10 AM
fool.com logo4 Key Takeaways From General Electric Company's Management - Motley Fool (NYSE:GE)
www.fool.com - August 25 at 10:10 AM
4-traders.com logoGeneral Electric : Pratt & Whitney, Honeywell Partner For $154 Million Army Helicopter Contract (NYSE:GE)
www.4-traders.com - August 24 at 5:04 PM
fool.com logo4 Key Takeaways From General Electric Company's Management (NYSE:GE)
www.fool.com - August 24 at 10:46 AM
News IconNews Review: Wells Fargo & Co(NYSE:WFC), General Electric Company (NYSE:GE) - NYSE Journal (press release) (NYSE:GE)
stockznews.com - August 23 at 5:22 PM
reuters.com logoGE's plan to take on debt could pressure credit metrics - Moody's - Reuters (NYSE:GE)
www.reuters.com - August 23 at 5:22 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoDavid Carlson's New Holdings (NYSE:GE)
finance.yahoo.com - August 23 at 5:22 PM
cnbc.com logoMark Cuban fires back at Jack Welch on Twitter over Clinton Foundation (NYSE:GE)
www.cnbc.com - August 23 at 5:22 PM
cnbc.com logoMark Cuban fires back at former GE chief on Twitter over Clinton Foundation (NYSE:GE)
www.cnbc.com - August 23 at 2:36 PM
fool.com logoHow General Electric Is Going After Tesla (NYSE:GE)
www.fool.com - August 23 at 11:40 AM
wsj.com logoNew York Says 'Work Is Not Done' on GE's Hudson River Cleanup - Wall Street Journal (NYSE:GE)
www.wsj.com - August 23 at 9:33 AM
News IconGeneral Electric to submit bid for Areva's Adwen on August 24 - media - Business Insider (NYSE:GE)
www.businessinsider.com - August 23 at 9:33 AM
News IconGeneral Electric celebrates first day in Boston - CT Post (NYSE:GE)
www.ctpost.com - August 23 at 9:33 AM
News IconGE innovates in the industrial Internet space | #theCUBE (NYSE:GE)
siliconangle.com - August 22 at 5:13 PM
News IconGeneral Electric moves into temporary headquarters in Boston (NYSE:GE)
www.boston.com - August 22 at 5:13 PM
nasdaq.com logoNew York Says 'Work Is Not Done' on GE's Hudson Cleanup (NYSE:GE)
www.nasdaq.com - August 22 at 5:13 PM
thecountrycaller.com logoGeneral Electric Company (GE) Debt Plans (NYSE:GE)
www.thecountrycaller.com - August 22 at 5:13 PM
News IconGeneral Electric to submit bid for Areva's Adwen on August 24 - media (NYSE:GE)
www.businessinsider.com - August 22 at 5:13 PM
4-traders.com logoGeneral Electric : New York Says 'Work Is Not Done' on GE's Hudson Cleanup (NYSE:GE)
www.4-traders.com - August 22 at 5:13 PM
feeds.reuters.com logoGeneral Electric to submit bid for Areva's Adwen on Aug. 24 - media (NYSE:GE)
feeds.reuters.com - August 22 at 12:42 PM
4-traders.com logoGeneral Electric : GE's plan to take on debt could pressure credit metrics - Moody's (NYSE:GE)
www.4-traders.com - August 22 at 9:48 AM
blogs.barrons.com logoUnited Technologies: Not Ready for Takeoff (NYSE:GE)
blogs.barrons.com - August 22 at 9:48 AM
4-traders.com logoGeneral Electric : Federal Contracts Awarded by Federal Agencies in Oklahoma (Aug. 20) (NYSE:GE)
www.4-traders.com - August 21 at 9:38 AM
seekingalpha.com logoCoal Is A Growth Market For General Electric (NYSE:GE)
seekingalpha.com - August 21 at 9:38 AM
investopedia.com logoGeneral Electric Bets on a Coal Future (GE) - Investopedia (NYSE:GE)
www.investopedia.com - August 20 at 5:05 PM
investors.com logoGeneral Electric Stock Is Flatlining, But It Isn't Dead (NYSE:GE)
www.investors.com - August 20 at 5:05 PM
4-traders.com logoGeneral Electric : MILITARY $83,607 Federal Contract Awarded to General Electric (NYSE:GE)
www.4-traders.com - August 20 at 9:24 AM
investopedia.com logoGeneral Electric Bets on a Coal Future (GE) (NYSE:GE)
www.investopedia.com - August 20 at 9:24 AM
publicnow.com logoAugust 18, 2016GE and Hitachi Alliance Announces Sale of GE Hitachi Nuclear Energy Canada (NYSE:GE)
www.publicnow.com - August 19 at 8:08 AM
law360.com logoSteel Co. Says GE Fight Belongs In Court, Not Arbitration (NYSE:GE)
www.law360.com - August 18 at 5:14 PM
News IconGeneral Electric’s Chief Technology Officer Isn’t Moving to Boston (NYSE:GE)
www.bostonmagazine.com - August 18 at 5:14 PM
thecountrycaller.com logoGeneral Electric Company (NYSE:GE) Signs Leaseback Transaction with Qatar Airways (NYSE:GE)
www.thecountrycaller.com - August 18 at 5:14 PM
feeds.reuters.com logoBRIEF-General Electric and Hitachi to sell a canada-based nuclear power venture - Nikkei (NYSE:GE)
feeds.reuters.com - August 18 at 3:30 PM
investorplace.com logoGE Stock: Sleepy General Electric Company Is a Sneaky Good Buy (NYSE:GE)
investorplace.com - August 18 at 11:57 AM
fool.com logo3 Biggest Opportunities for General Electric Company (NYSE:GE)
www.fool.com - August 18 at 11:41 AM
reuters.com logoGE's $250 million Doosan deal will boost revenue | Reuters - Reuters (NYSE:GE)
www.reuters.com - August 18 at 8:07 AM
wsj.com logoThe Morning Risk Report: Companies Consider Iraq Amid Risks (NYSE:GE)
blogs.wsj.com - August 18 at 8:07 AM
News IconGeneral Electric Company (NYSE:GE) & Urban Outfitters, (NASDAQ:URBN) are Hot Stocks - Money News (press release) (NYSE:GE)
www.newsismoney.com - August 17 at 5:24 PM
nasdaq.com logoPortland General Electric Stock Getting Very Oversold - Nasdaq (NYSE:GE)
www.nasdaq.com - August 17 at 5:24 PM
News IconGE's $250 million Doosan deal will boost Alstom revenue - Business Insider (NYSE:GE)
www.businessinsider.com - August 17 at 8:11 AM
4-traders.com logoGeneral Electric : GE Capital Aviation Services Signs Purchase-and-Leaseback Transaction with Qatar Airways for Five Airbus A350-900s (NYSE:GE)
www.4-traders.com - August 16 at 5:18 PM
thecountrycaller.com logoGeneral Electric Company (NYSE:GE) Acquires Doosan's HRSG in a Vertical Integration Attempt (NYSE:GE)
www.thecountrycaller.com - August 16 at 5:18 PM
feeds.reuters.com logoGE's $250 million Doosan deal will boost revenue (NYSE:GE)
feeds.reuters.com - August 16 at 2:19 PM
nasdaq.com logoInteresting March 2017 Stock Options for GE - NASDAQ.com - Nasdaq (NYSE:GE)
www.nasdaq.com - August 16 at 8:29 AM
thestreet.com logoAIG Agrees to Sell Full Stake in United Guaranty for $3.4 Billion (NYSE:GE)
www.thestreet.com - August 16 at 8:29 AM
bloomberg.com logoBrazil Taps GE’s Big Data in Quest for Olympic Canoeing Gold (NYSE:GE)
www.bloomberg.com - August 16 at 8:29 AM
nasdaq.com logoInteresting March 2017 Stock Options for GE (NYSE:GE)
www.nasdaq.com - August 15 at 5:20 PM
bloomberg.com logoHoneywell: Two Can Play at This Digital Game (NYSE:GE)
www.bloomberg.com - August 15 at 5:20 PM
4-traders.com logoGeneral Electric : GE to Provide Water Recycling Technology for Chinese Coal-Fired Power Plant (NYSE:GE)
www.4-traders.com - August 15 at 11:40 AM
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www.thecountrycaller.com - August 15 at 11:40 AM

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Last Updated on 8/25/2016 by MarketBeat.com Staff