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GE
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USD 79.93  1.03  1.31%   

Market Performance
4 of 100
Odds Of Distress
Less than 39
General Electric is trading at 79.93 as of the 15th of August 2022, a 1.31 percent increase since the beginning of the trading day. The stock's lowest day price was 78.57. General Electric has about a 39 percent probability of financial distress in the next few years of operation and did not have a very good performance during the last 90 trading days. Equity ratings for General Electric are calculated daily based on our scoring framework. The performance scores are derived for the period starting the 20th of August 2021 and ending today, the 15th of August 2022. Click here to learn more.
CUSIP
369604103
Fiscal Year End
December
Business Domain
Capital Goods
IPO Date
2nd of January 1962
Category
Industrials
Classification
Industrials
ISIN
US3696043013
General Electric Company operates as a high-tech industrial company in Europe, China, Asia, the Americas, the Middle East, and Africa. General Electric Company was incorporated in 1892 and is headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts. General Electric operates under Specialty Industrial Machinery classification in the United States and is traded on New York Stock Exchange. The company has 1.1 B outstanding shares of which 14.3 M shares are currently sold short in the market by investors with about 2.01 days to cover all shorted shares. More on General Electric

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General Electric Stock Highlights

Most reasonable investors view market volatility as an opportunity to invest at a favorable price or to sell short against a bearish trend. If you consider yourself one of those investors, make sure you clearly understand your entering position. General Electric's investment highlights are automatically generated signals that are significant enough to either complement your investing judgment regarding General Electric or challenge it. These highlights can help you better understand the position you are entering and avoid costly mistakes.
General Electric was previously known as GENERAL ELECTRIC CO and was traded on New York Stock Exchange under the symbol GE.
The company generated the yearly revenue of 74.56 B. Annual Net Loss to common stockholders was (4.42 B) with gross profit of 18.41 B.
General Electric has a frail financial position based on the latest SEC disclosures
About 73.0% of the company shares are owned by institutional investors
On 25th of July 2022 General Electric paid $ 0.08 per share dividend to its current shareholders
Latest headline from simplywall.st: Investing in Portland General Electric five years ago would have delivered you a 35 percent gain - Simply Wall St
ESG Sustainability
Some studies have found that companies with high sustainability scores are getting higher valuations than competitors with lower social-engagement activities. While most ESG disclosures are voluntary, General Electric's sustainability indicators can be used to identify proper investment strategies using environmental, social, and governance scores that are crucial to General Electric's managers, analysts, and investors.
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Older SymbolGE
CEOJohn Slattery
SEC FilingsGeneral Electric Security & Exchange Commission EDGAR Reports
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Fama & French Classification
Average Analyst Recommendation
Analysts covering General Electric report their recommendations after researching General Electric's financial statements, talking to executives and customers, or listening in on General Electric's conference calls. The current trade recommendation is based on an ongoing consensus estimate among financial analysts covering General Electric. The General consensus assessment is calculated by taking the average forecast from all of the analysts covering General Electric.
Piotroski F Score
Piotroski F-Score is a popular financial indicator that puts together nine criteria to evaluate the financial strength of General Electric based on its profitability, leverage, liquidity, source of funds, and operating efficiency. It is an academic score (developed by Joseph Piotroski in 2002) to determine the current strength of General Electric financial position. Scores of 8 and 9 are usually classified as strong value stocks, whereas scores of 2 or below are considered weak value stocks.
Current ValueLast YearChange From Last Year 10 Year Trend
Weighted Average Shares1.1 B1.1 B
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Weighted Average Shares Diluted1.7 B1.1 B
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Net Cash Flow from Operations3.4 B3.3 B
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Total Assets295 B198.9 B
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Total Liabilities237.1 B157.3 B
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Current Assets70.6 B66.3 B
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Current Liabilities53.4 B52 B
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Total Debt36.1 B35.2 B
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Return on Average Assets(0.0297)(0.029)
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Gross Margin0.270.274
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Asset Turnover0.320.323
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Macroaxis Advice
Unlike general analyst consensus, Macroaxis buy hold or sell recommendation is provided in the context of your current investment horizon and risk tolerance. The advice algorithm takes into account all of General Electric's available fundamental, technical, and predictive indicators. Your current horizon is 90 days - details
Financial Strength
General Electric's financial strength is of vital concern to both outside investors and internal stakeholders. Efficiency and cost control are keys to General Electric's success, along with its ability to generate sufficient cash flow to pay bills, repay debt, and make a consistent year-to-year profit.
General Electric's bond ratings measure its overall creditworthiness, which in many ways corresponds to the cost of borrowing for an issuer. These ratings assign a letter grade to all of General Electric's outstanding corporate bonds that indicate their credit quality. We use reports published by private self-sufficient rating services such as Standard & Poor's or Fitch Ratings Inc. to evaluate a bond issuer's financial strength or its ability to pay a bond's principal and interest.
Financial leverage usually refers to the use of borrowed funds to amplify returns from an investment. In general, analyzing the relationship between debt to total assets helps investors to understand General Electric's financial leverage. It provides some insight into what part of General Electric's total assets is financed by creditors.
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By using current balance sheet information, investors can analyze the liability, assets, and equity on General Electric's books and decide whether to invest or hold. Statistics such as return on equity (ROE), debt to equity (D/E) help investors determine how General Electric deploys its capital and how much of that capital is borrowed.
Liquidity
General Electric cash flow analysis is essential to understand how it generates and spends money over a specific period. It can also help you figure out where your money is going and how much cash you have available at a given moment. The company reports 35.14 B of total liabilities with total debt to equity ratio (D/E) of 0.98, which is normal for its line of buisiness. General Electric has a current ratio of 1.11, indicating that it is not liquid enough and may have problems paying out its debt commitments in time. Debt can assist General Electric until it has trouble settling it off, either with new capital or with free cash flow. So, General Electric's shareholders could walk away with nothing if the company can't fulfill its legal obligations to repay debt. However, a more frequent occurrence is when companies like General Electric sell additional shares at bargain prices, diluting existing shareholders. Debt, in this case, can be an excellent and much better tool for General to invest in growth at high rates of return. When we think about General Electric's use of debt, we should always consider it together with cash and equity.

Operating Cash Flow

3.42 Billion
General Electric (GE) is traded on New York Stock Exchange in USA. It is located in 5 Necco Street, Boston, MA 02210, United States and employs 168,000 people. General Electric was previously known as GENERAL ELECTRIC CO and was traded on New York Stock Exchange under the symbol GE. General Electric is listed under Electrical Equipment category by Fama And French industry classification. The company currently falls under 'Large-Cap' category with market capitalization of 86.52 B. Market capitalization usually refers to the total value of a company's stock within the entire market. To calculate General Electric's market, we take the total number of its shares issued and multiply it by General Electric's current market price. To manage market risk and economic uncertainty, many investors today build portfolios that are diversified across equities with different market capitalizations. However, as a general rule, conservative investors tend to hold large-cap stocks, and these looking for more risk prefer small-cap and mid-cap equities. General Electric is active under Industrials sector as part of Specialty Industrial Machinery industry. The entity has 1.1 B outstanding shares of which 14.3 M shares are currently sold short in the market by investors with about 2.01 days to cover all shorted shares. General Electric reports about 17.44 B in cash with 4.77 B of positive cash flow from operations. This results in cash-per-share (CPS) ratio of 15.9.
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Ownership
General Electric has a total of one billion one hundred million outstanding shares. The majority of General Electric outstanding shares are owned by outside corporations. These institutional investors are usually referred to as non-private investors looking to purchase positions in General Electric to benefit from reduced commissions. Consequently, third-party entities are subject to a different set of regulations than regular investors in General Electric. Please pay attention to any change in the institutional holdings of General Electric as this could imply that something significant has changed or about to change at the company. Please note that no matter how much assets the company holds, if the real value of the firm is less than the current market value, you may not be able to make money on it.

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General Stock Price Odds Analysis

What are General Electric's target price odds to finish over the current price? Based on a normal probability distribution, the odds of General Electric jumping above the current price in 90 days from now is about 67.13%. The General Electric probability density function shows the probability of General Electric stock to fall within a particular range of prices over 90 days. Allowing for the 90-day total investment horizon the stock has a beta coefficient of 1.3459. This usually indicates as the benchmark fluctuates upward, the company is expected to outperform it on average. However, if the benchmark returns are projected to be negative, General Electric will likely underperform. Additionally, the company has an alpha of 0.0574, implying that it can generate a 0.0574 percent excess return over DOW after adjusting for the inherited market risk (beta).
  Odds Below 79.93HorizonTargetOdds Above 79.93
32.78%90 days
 79.93 
67.13%
Based on a normal probability distribution, the odds of General Electric to move above the current price in 90 days from now is about 67.13 (This General Electric probability density function shows the probability of General Stock to fall within a particular range of prices over 90 days) .

General Electric Historical Income Statement

General Electric Income Statement is one of the three primary financial statements used for reporting General's overall financial performance over a current year or for a given accounting period. An Income Statement sometimes referred to as the statement of General Electric revenue and expense. General Electric Income Statement primarily focuses on the company's revenues and expenses during a particular period.
General Electric Cost of Revenue is projected to decrease significantly based on the last few years of reporting. The past year's Cost of Revenue was at 53.9 Billion. The current year Gross Profit is expected to grow to about 25 B, whereas Earning Before Interest and Taxes EBIT is forecasted to decline to (5.1 B). View More Fundamentals

General Stock Against Markets

Picking the right benchmark for General Electric stock is fundamental to making educated investment choices. Many naive investors compare their positions with the S&P 500 or with the Nasdaq. But these benchmarks are not all-inclusive and generally should be used only for large-capitalization equities or stock offerings from large companies. When the price of a selected benchmark declines in a down market, there may be an uptick in General Electric stock price where buyers come in believing the asset is cheap. The opposite is true when the market is bullish; so, accurately picking the benchmark for General Electric is critical whether you are bullish or bearish towards General Electric at a given time.

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General Electric Corporate Directors

General Electric corporate directors refer to members of a General Electric board of directors. The board of directors generally takes responsibility for the General Electric's affairs and long-term direction of the entity. A corporate director does not make decisions for the corporation on his own. As a member of the board of directors, she or he must function as a part of a group that makes decisions on behalf of the business only by the board of directors' meetings. To pass a resolution, a majority of General Electric's board members must vote for the resolution. The General Electric board of directors' duties also include the election, removal, and supervision of officers, including the adoption, amendment, and repeal of bylaws.
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Invested in General Electric?

You need to understand the risk of investing before taking a position in General Electric. The danger of trading General Electric is mainly related to its market volatility and company specific events. As an investor, you must understand the concept of risk-adjusted return before you start trading. The most common way to measure the risk of General Electric is by using the Sharpe ratio. The ratio expresses how much excess return you acquire for the extra volatility you endure for holding a more risker asset than General Electric. The Shape ratio is calculated by using standard deviation and excess return to determine reward per unit of risk. To understand how volatile General Electric is, you must compare it to a benchmark. Traditionally, the risk-free rate of return is the rate of return on the shortest-dated U.S. Treasury, such as a 3-year bond.
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Is General Electric's industry expected to grow? Or is there an opportunity to expand the business' product line in the future? Factors like these will boost the valuation of General Electric. If investors know General will grow in the future, the company's valuation will be higher. The financial industry is built on trying to define current growth potential and future valuation accurately. All the valuation information about General Electric listed above have to be considered, but the key to understanding future value is determining which factors weigh more heavily than others.
Quarterly Earnings Growth YOY
3.95
Market Capitalization
87.6 B
Quarterly Revenue Growth YOY
0.022
Return On Assets
0.0123
Return On Equity
-0.12
The market value of General Electric is measured differently than its book value, which is the value of General that is recorded on the company's balance sheet. Investors also form their own opinion of General Electric's value that differs from its market value or its book value, called intrinsic value, which is General Electric's true underlying value. Investors use various methods to calculate intrinsic value and buy a stock when its market value falls below its intrinsic value. Because General Electric's market value can be influenced by many factors that don't directly affect General Electric's underlying business (such as a pandemic or basic market pessimism), market value can vary widely from intrinsic value.
Please note, there is a significant difference between General Electric's value and its price as these two are different measures arrived at by different means. Investors typically determine General Electric value by looking at such factors as earnings, sales, fundamental and technical indicators, competition as well as analyst projections. However, General Electric's price is the amount at which it trades on the open market and represents the number that a seller and buyer find agreeable to each party.