NYSE:GE - General Electric Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$7.65 -0.19 (-2.42 %)
(As of 11/21/2018 06:00 AM ET)
Previous Close$7.84
Today's Range$7.53 - $7.80
52-Week Range$7.72 - $19.39
Volume143.22 million shs
Average Volume165.54 million shs
Market Capitalization$69.63 billion
P/E Ratio7.29
Dividend Yield5.99%
Beta0.95
General Electric Company operates as a digital industrial company worldwide. It operates through Power, Renewable Energy, Oil & Gas, Aviation, Healthcare, Transportation, Lighting, and Capital segments. The Power segment offers technologies, solutions, and services related to energy production, including gas and steam turbines, engines, generators, and high voltage equipment; and power generation services and digital solutions. The Renewable Energy segment provides wind turbine platforms, and hardware and software; offshore wind turbines; solutions, products, and services to hydropower industry; and blades for onshore and offshore wind turbines. The Oil & Gas segment offers oilfield services, oilfield equipment, turbomachinery and process solutions, and digital solutions. The Aviation segment provides jet engines and turboprops; maintenance, component repair, and overhaul services, as well as replacement parts; and additive machines, materials, and engineering services. The Healthcare segment offers diagnostic imaging and clinical systems; products, services, and manufacturing solutions for drug discovery, the biopharmaceutical industry, and cellular and gene therapy technologies; and medical technologies, software, analytics, cloud solutions, and implementation and services. The Transportation segment provides freight and passenger locomotives, and rail and support advisory services; parts, integrated software solutions, and data analytics; software-enabled solutions; mining equipment and services; and marine diesel and stationary power diesel engines and motors, as well as overhaul, repair and upgrade, and wreck repair services. The Lighting segment offers light emitting diode products; and energy efficiency and productivity solutions. The Capital segment provides industrial and energy financial services; and commercial aircraft leasing, financing, and consulting services. General Electric Company was founded in 1892 and is headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Electronic, electrical equipment & components, except computer equipment
Sub-IndustryIndustrial Conglomerates
SectorMulti-Sector Conglomerates
Current SymbolNYSE:GE
Previous Symbol
CUSIP36960410
Phone617-443-3000

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio2.03
Current Ratio1.66
Quick Ratio1.36

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio7.29
Forward P/E Ratio11.42
P/E Growth2.27

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$122.09 billion
Price / Sales0.54
Cash Flow$1.6139 per share
Price / Cash4.74
Book Value$9.45 per share
Price / Book0.81

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.05
Net Income$-5,786,000,000.00
Net Margins-27.36%
Return on Equity10.29%
Return on Assets2.03%

Miscellaneous

Employees313,000
Outstanding Shares8,682,580,000
Market Cap$69.63 billion
OptionableOptionable

General Electric (NYSE:GE) Frequently Asked Questions

What is General Electric's stock symbol?

General Electric trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "GE."

How often does General Electric pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for General Electric?

General Electric announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, September 7th. Investors of record on Monday, September 17th will be given a dividend of $0.12 per share on Thursday, October 25th. This represents a $0.48 annualized dividend and a yield of 6.27%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, September 14th. View General Electric's Dividend History.

How were General Electric's earnings last quarter?

General Electric (NYSE:GE) announced its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, October, 30th. The conglomerate reported $0.14 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.20 by $0.06. The conglomerate had revenue of $29.57 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $30.08 billion. General Electric had a negative net margin of 27.36% and a positive return on equity of 10.29%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was down 3.6% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the business earned $0.29 earnings per share. View General Electric's Earnings History.

When is General Electric's next earnings date?

General Electric is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, January 23rd 2019. View Earnings Estimates for General Electric.

What price target have analysts set for GE?

23 brokers have issued 12 month target prices for General Electric's stock. Their forecasts range from $6.00 to $21.00. On average, they expect General Electric's stock price to reach $13.7588 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 79.9% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for General Electric.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for General Electric?

23 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for General Electric in the last year. There are currently 3 sell ratings, 12 hold ratings and 8 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for General Electric.

Has General Electric been receiving favorable news coverage?

Headlines about GE stock have been trending neutral on Wednesday, InfoTrie reports. The research group rates the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. General Electric earned a news impact score of 0.5 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave headlines about the conglomerate a news buzz of 2.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is very unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next few days.

Are investors shorting General Electric?

General Electric saw a increase in short interest during the month of October. As of October 31st, there was short interest totalling 122,865,074 shares, an increase of 1.0% from the October 15th total of 124,163,569 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 118,855,932 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 1.0 days. Currently, 1.4% of the company's shares are short sold. View General Electric's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of General Electric's key competitors?

Who are General Electric's key executives?

General Electric's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Ms. Jamie S. Miller, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 49)
  • Mr. David Leon Joyce, Vice Chair (Age 61)
  • Mr. H. Lawrence Culp Jr., Chairman & CEO (Age 55)
  • Mr. Aris Kekedjian, Head of Corp. Devel. & Chief Investment Officer (Age 51)
  • Mr. Thomas S. Timko, VP, Controller & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 50)

Who are General Electric's major shareholders?

General Electric's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (6.18%), FMR LLC (2.15%), Franklin Resources Inc. (1.46%), The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company (1.18%), Capital Research Global Investors (0.50%) and Morgan Stanley (0.47%). Company insiders that own General Electric stock include Alexander Dimitrief, David Leon Joyce, Electric Co General, Elizabeth J Comstock, Francisco Dsouza, H Lawrence Culp Jr, James E Rohr, James S Tisch, Jeffrey R Immelt, Jeffrey S Bornstein, John Leonard Flannery, Marijn E Dekkers, Steven M Mollenkopf and William G Beattie. View Institutional Ownership Trends for General Electric.

Which major investors are selling General Electric stock?

GE stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Capital Research Global Investors, Franklin Resources Inc., FMR LLC, Morgan Stanley, Mitsubishi UFJ Trust & Banking Corp, Capital World Investors, Fisher Asset Management LLC and BlackRock Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for General Electric.

Which major investors are buying General Electric stock?

GE stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Canyon Capital Advisors LLC, Pzena Investment Management LLC, The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company , Capital International Investors, Prudential Financial Inc., Public Employees Retirement Association of Colorado, Bank of Montreal Can and Levin Capital Strategies L.P.. Company insiders that have bought General Electric stock in the last two years include Alexander Dimitrief, Francisco Dsouza, H Lawrence Culp Jr, James E Rohr, James S Tisch, Jeffrey R Immelt, Jeffrey S Bornstein, John Leonard Flannery, Marijn E Dekkers, Steven M Mollenkopf and William G Beattie. View Insider Buying and Selling for General Electric.

How do I buy shares of General Electric?

Shares of GE can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is General Electric's stock price today?

One share of GE stock can currently be purchased for approximately $7.65.

How big of a company is General Electric?

General Electric has a market capitalization of $69.63 billion and generates $122.09 billion in revenue each year. The conglomerate earns $-5,786,000,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or $1.05 on an earnings per share basis. General Electric employs 313,000 workers across the globe.

What is General Electric's official website?

The official website for General Electric is http://www.ge.com.

How can I contact General Electric?

General Electric's mailing address is 41 FARNSWORTH STREET, BOSTON MA, 02210. The conglomerate can be reached via phone at 617-443-3000 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for General Electric (NYSE GE)

Community Ranking:  3.0 out of 5 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  1,318 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  901 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  2,219
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about General Electric and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe GE will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe GE will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 11/21/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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