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

Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist.
$9.94 -0.02 (-0.20 %)
(As of 05/22/2019 09:42 AM ET)
Previous Close$9.96
Today's Range$9.9050 - $10.00
52-Week Range$6.66 - $15.59
Volume2.90 million shs
Average Volume89.67 million shs
Market Capitalization$86.31 billion
P/E Ratio15.29
Dividend Yield0.40%
Beta0.99
General Electric Company operates as a high-tech industrial company worldwide. It operates through Power, Renewable Energy, Aviation, Oil & Gas, Healthcare, Transportation, Lighting, and Capital segments. The Power segment offers technologies, solutions, and services related to energy production, including gas and steam turbines, generators, and high voltage equipment; and power generation services. 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 and oilfield equipment, turbomachinery and process solutions, and digital solutions. The Aviation segment provides jet engines and turboprops for commercial airframes; maintenance, component repair, and overhaul services, as well as replacement parts; and additive machines and materials, and engineering services. The Healthcare segment provides healthcare technologies in medical imaging, digital solutions, patient monitoring, and diagnostics, drug discovery, biopharmaceutical manufacturing technologies and performance enhancement solutions. 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 engines, and stationary power diesel engines and motors for drilling rigs, 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 leases and finances aircraft, regional jets, turboprops, freighters, engines, helicopters, as well as offers financing and materials; financial and underwriting solutions; and insurance services. The company was founded in 1892 and is based in Boston, Massachusetts.

Receive GE News and Ratings via Email

Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for GE and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter.

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Electronic, electrical equipment & components, except computer equipment
Sub-IndustryIndustrial Conglomerates
SectorMulti-Sector Conglomerates
CUSIP36960410
Phone617-443-3000

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$121.62 billion
Cash Flow$1.5904 per share
Book Value$6.41 per share

Profitability

Net Income$-22,354,000,000.00

Miscellaneous

Employees283,000
Outstanding Shares8,682,576,000
Market Cap$86.31 billion
Next Earnings Date7/19/2019 (Estimated)
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, February 15th. Shareholders of record on Monday, March 11th will be paid a dividend of $0.01 per share on Thursday, April 25th. This represents a $0.04 annualized dividend and a yield of 0.40%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, March 8th. View General Electric's Dividend History.

How were General Electric's earnings last quarter?

General Electric (NYSE:GE) announced its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, April, 30th. The conglomerate reported $0.14 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.09 by $0.05. The conglomerate earned $27.29 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $27.31 billion. General Electric had a positive return on equity of 10.32% and a negative net margin of 14.65%. The firm's revenue was down 1.8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the company posted $0.16 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 Friday, July 19th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for General Electric.

What guidance has General Electric issued on next quarter's earnings?

General Electric updated its FY19 earnings guidance on Tuesday, April, 30th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $0.50-0.60 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $0.58.

What price target have analysts set for GE?

19 analysts have issued 12 month price objectives for General Electric's stock. Their forecasts range from $5.00 to $21.00. On average, they anticipate General Electric's stock price to reach $12.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 20.7% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for General Electric.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for General Electric?

19 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for General Electric in the last year. There are currently 2 sell ratings, 8 hold ratings and 9 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?

News coverage about GE stock has trended somewhat positive on Wednesday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. InfoTrie scores the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. General Electric earned a daily sentiment score of 1.5 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media headlines about the conglomerate a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near term.

Are investors shorting General Electric?

General Electric saw a decrease in short interest during the month of April. As of April 30th, there was short interest totalling 113,341,523 shares, a decrease of 10.5% from the April 15th total of 126,651,407 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 67,608,503 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 1.7 days. Approximately 1.3% of the company's shares are short sold. View General Electric's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of General Electric's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of General Electric own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other General Electric investors own include Alibaba Group (BABA), Micron Technology (MU), NVIDIA (NVDA), Canopy Growth (CGC), AT&T (T), Bank of America (BAC), Intel (INTC), Ford Motor (F), Walt Disney (DIS) and Cisco Systems (CSCO).

Who are General Electric's key executives?

General Electric's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. H. Lawrence Culp Jr., Chairman & CEO (Age 56)
  • Ms. Jamie S. Miller, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 50)
  • Mr. Michael J. Holston, Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 57)
  • Mr. Aris Kekedjian, Head of Corp. Devel. & Chief Investment Officer (Age 52)
  • Mr. David Leon Joyce, Vice Chair (Age 62)

Who are General Electric's major shareholders?

General Electric's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (5.80%), FMR LLC (5.19%), Geode Capital Management LLC (1.25%), Northern Trust Corp (1.18%), Hotchkis & Wiley Capital Management LLC (1.03%) and Trian Fund Management L.P. (0.82%). Company insiders that own General Electric stock include Alexander Dimitrief, Electric Co General, Elizabeth J Comstock, Francisco Dsouza, H Lawrence Culp Jr, James E Rohr, James S Tisch, John Leonard Flannery, Russell Stokes and Steven M Mollenkopf. View Institutional Ownership Trends for General Electric.

Which institutional investors are selling General Electric stock?

GE stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., OppenheimerFunds Inc., Natixis, Morgan Stanley, California Public Employees Retirement System, Calamos Advisors LLC, ANTIPODES PARTNERS Ltd and Caisse DE Depot ET Placement DU Quebec. View Insider Buying and Selling for General Electric.

Which institutional investors are buying General Electric stock?

GE stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, FIL Ltd, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC, Geode Capital Management LLC, Hotchkis & Wiley Capital Management LLC, Ardevora Asset Management LLP and Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc.. 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, John Leonard Flannery and Steven M Mollenkopf. 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 $9.9401.

How big of a company is General Electric?

General Electric has a market capitalization of $86.31 billion and generates $121.62 billion in revenue each year. The conglomerate earns $-22,354,000,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or $0.65 on an earnings per share basis. General Electric employs 283,000 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:  3.1 out of 5 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  1,546 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  982 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  2,528
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 5/22/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

Featured Article: Commodities

Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of analysts' upgrades, downgrades and new coverage with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter.

Yahoo Gemini Pixel