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NYSE:GEGeneral Electric Stock Price, Forecast & News

$6.40
+0.07 (+1.11 %)
(As of 08/7/2020 04:00 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$6.25
Now: $6.40
$6.46
50-Day Range
$6.07
MA: $6.75
$7.28
52-Week Range
$5.48
Now: $6.40
$13.26
Volume83.00 million shs
Average Volume81.24 million shs
Market Capitalization$56.02 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield0.63%
Beta0.89
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.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 3.3Community Rank: 3.2Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.95 out of 5 stars


Industry, Sector and Symbol

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

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Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$95.21 billion
Cash Flow$1.29 per share
Book Value$4.03 per share

Profitability

Net Income$-4,978,000,000.00

Miscellaneous

Employees205,000
Outstanding Shares8,753,290,000
Market Cap$56.02 billion
Next Earnings Date11/4/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable
$6.40
+0.07 (+1.11 %)
(As of 08/7/2020 04:00 PM ET)
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General Electric (NYSE:GE) Frequently Asked Questions

How has General Electric's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

General Electric's stock was trading at $8.21 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, GE shares have decreased by 22.0% and is now trading at $6.40.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of General Electric?

15 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for General Electric in the last year. There are currently 7 hold ratings and 8 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy."
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When is General Electric's next earnings date?

General Electric is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, November 4th 2020.
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How were General Electric's earnings last quarter?

General Electric (NYSE:GE) issued its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, July, 29th. The conglomerate reported ($0.15) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of ($0.09) by $0.06. The conglomerate earned $17.75 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $17.27 billion. General Electric had a negative net margin of 5.10% and a positive return on equity of 7.94%. The company's revenue for the quarter was down 38.4% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the business earned $0.17 earnings per share.
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How often does General Electric pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for General Electric?

General Electric declared a quarterly dividend on Friday, June 19th. Stockholders of record on Monday, June 29th will be given a dividend of $0.01 per share on Monday, July 27th. This represents a $0.04 annualized dividend and a yield of 0.63%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, June 26th.
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What price target have analysts set for GE?

15 brokerages have issued 12 month target prices for General Electric's stock. Their forecasts range from $5.00 to $13.00. On average, they anticipate General Electric's stock price to reach $9.13 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 42.7% from the stock's current price.
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Has General Electric been receiving favorable news coverage?

Press coverage about GE stock has trended very negative this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research group identifies positive and negative news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. General Electric earned a media sentiment score of -3.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned press coverage about the conglomerate a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next several days.
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Are investors shorting General Electric?

General Electric saw a decline in short interest during the month of July. As of July 31st, there was short interest totaling 87,980,000 shares, a decline of 16.5% from the July 15th total of 105,310,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 105,940,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 0.8 days. Approximately 1.0% of the shares of the company are sold short.
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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 NVIDIA (NVDA), Alibaba Group (BABA), Micron Technology (MU), Canopy Growth (CGC), AT&T (T), Bank of America (BAC), Intel (INTC), Ford Motor (F), Cisco Systems (CSCO) and Walt Disney (DIS).

Who are General Electric's key executives?

General Electric's management team includes the following 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)

What is General Electric's stock symbol?

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

Who are General Electric's major shareholders?

General Electric's stock is owned by a variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Pzena Investment Management LLC (0.86%), Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc. (0.40%), Platinum Investment Management Ltd. (0.40%), Swiss National Bank (0.39%), New York State Common Retirement Fund (0.29%) and Principal Financial Group Inc. (0.14%). Company insiders that own General Electric stock include Alexander Dimitrief, Edward P Garden, Francisco Dsouza, H Lawrence Culp Jr, L Kevin Cox, Leslie Seidman, Paula Rosput Reynolds, Russell Stokes, Scott Strazik, Thomas S Timko, Thomas W Horton and Trian Fund Management, LP.
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Which major investors are selling General Electric stock?

GE stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bessemer Group Inc., ANTIPODES PARTNERS Ltd, Commerzbank Aktiengesellschaft FI, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Cannell Peter B & Co. Inc., Retirement Systems of Alabama, Summitry LLC, and Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund. Company insiders that have sold General Electric company stock in the last year include Edward P Garden, and Trian Fund Management, LP.
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Which major investors are buying General Electric stock?

GE stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Platinum Investment Management Ltd., Pzena Investment Management LLC, MERIAN GLOBAL INVESTORS UK Ltd, Trexquant Investment LP, Robeco Institutional Asset Management B.V., Andra AP fonden, Pacer Advisors Inc., and Swiss National Bank. Company insiders that have bought General Electric stock in the last two years include Alexander Dimitrief, Francisco Dsouza, H Lawrence Culp Jr, L Kevin Cox, Leslie Seidman, Paula Rosput Reynolds, Scott Strazik, Thomas S Timko, and Thomas W Horton.
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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, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is General Electric's stock price today?

One share of GE stock can currently be purchased for approximately $6.40.

How big of a company is General Electric?

General Electric has a market capitalization of $56.02 billion and generates $95.21 billion in revenue each year. The conglomerate earns $-4,978,000,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or $0.65 on an earnings per share basis. General Electric employs 205,000 workers across the globe.

What is General Electric's official website?

The official website for General Electric is www.ge.com.

How can I contact General Electric?

General Electric's mailing address is 5 Necco Street, BOSTON MA, 02210. The conglomerate can be reached via phone at 617-443-3000 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 8/9/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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