A number of research firms have changed their ratings and price targets for General Electric (NYSE: GE):

  • 11/15/2017 – General Electric was given a new $17.00 price target on by analysts at J P Morgan Chase & Co. They now have a “sell” rating on the stock.
  • 11/14/2017 – General Electric was given a new $25.00 price target on by analysts at Citigroup Inc.. They now have a “buy” rating on the stock.
  • 11/14/2017 – General Electric was downgraded by analysts at Royal Bank Of Canada from an “outperform” rating to a “sector perform” rating. They now have a $20.00 price target on the stock, down previously from $25.00.
  • 11/14/2017 – General Electric was given a new $22.00 price target on by analysts at Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The). They now have a “neutral” rating on the stock.
  • 11/14/2017 – General Electric was given a new $22.00 price target on by analysts at Stifel Nicolaus. They now have a “neutral” rating on the stock.
  • 11/14/2017 – General Electric had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Morningstar, Inc..
  • 11/14/2017 – General Electric had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Bank of America Corporation. They now have a $23.00 price target on the stock, down previously from $27.00.
  • 11/9/2017 – General Electric had its “sell” rating reaffirmed by analysts at J P Morgan Chase & Co. They now have a $17.00 price target on the stock.
  • 11/8/2017 – General Electric had its “hold” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Cowen and Company. They now have a $19.00 price target on the stock. They wrote, “We concede that C17-18 FCF is below normal”, but caution that the C19+ FCF.””
  • 11/7/2017 – General Electric was given a new $22.00 price target on by analysts at Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The). They now have a “neutral” rating on the stock.
  • 11/1/2017 – General Electric had its price target lowered by analysts at J P Morgan Chase & Co from $19.00 to $17.00. They now have an “underweight” rating on the stock.
  • 10/30/2017 – General Electric had its “sell” rating reaffirmed by analysts at UBS AG. They now have a $18.00 price target on the stock, down previously from $21.00.
  • 10/30/2017 – General Electric was upgraded by analysts at Vetr from a “buy” rating to a “strong-buy” rating. They now have a $23.28 price target on the stock.
  • 10/24/2017 – General Electric was downgraded by analysts at Stifel Nicolaus from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating. They now have a $22.00 price target on the stock, down previously from $26.00.
  • 10/24/2017 – General Electric was downgraded by analysts at Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc. from a “market perform” rating to an “underperform” rating.
  • 10/23/2017 – General Electric was downgraded by analysts at UBS AG from a “buy” rating to a “neutral” rating. They now have a $24.00 price target on the stock, down previously from $31.00.
  • 10/23/2017 – General Electric was given a new $21.00 price target on by analysts at Deutsche Bank AG. They now have a “sell” rating on the stock.
  • 10/23/2017 – General Electric was downgraded by analysts at Morgan Stanley from an “equal weight” rating to an “underweight” rating. They now have a $22.00 price target on the stock.
  • 10/23/2017 – General Electric was upgraded by analysts at Bank of America Corporation from a “neutral” rating to a “buy” rating. They now have a $27.00 price target on the stock.
  • 10/23/2017 – General Electric was given a new $28.00 price target on by analysts at Citigroup Inc.. They now have a “buy” rating on the stock.
  • 10/23/2017 – General Electric was given a new $25.00 price target on by analysts at Royal Bank Of Canada. They now have a “buy” rating on the stock.
  • 10/23/2017 – General Electric was given a new $22.00 price target on by analysts at Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The). They now have a “neutral” rating on the stock.
  • 10/23/2017 – General Electric was upgraded by analysts at Vetr from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating. They now have a $21.74 price target on the stock.
  • 10/20/2017 – General Electric had its “hold” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Cowen and Company. They now have a $24.00 price target on the stock.
  • 10/19/2017 – General Electric had its “sell” rating reaffirmed by analysts at J P Morgan Chase & Co. They now have a price target on the stock.
  • 10/17/2017 – General Electric was given a new $23.00 price target on by analysts at Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The). They now have a “hold” rating on the stock.
  • 10/12/2017 – General Electric had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Stifel Nicolaus. They now have a $26.00 price target on the stock.
  • 10/10/2017 – General Electric was upgraded by analysts at Vetr from a “strong sell” rating to a “sell” rating. They now have a $21.74 price target on the stock.
  • 10/9/2017 – General Electric had its “underweight” rating reaffirmed by analysts at J P Morgan Chase & Co. They now have a $20.00 price target on the stock, down previously from $22.00.
  • 10/5/2017 – General Electric had its “outperform” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Credit Suisse Group. They now have a $30.00 price target on the stock, down previously from $33.00.
  • 10/2/2017 – General Electric was upgraded by analysts at Vetr from a “strong sell” rating to a “sell” rating. They now have a $21.63 price target on the stock.
  • 10/2/2017 – General Electric had its price target lowered by analysts at Morgan Stanley from $26.00 to $25.00. They now have an “equal weight” rating on the stock.
  • 9/25/2017 – General Electric was downgraded by analysts at Vetr from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating. They now have a $23.72 price target on the stock.
  • 9/21/2017 – General Electric had its “underweight” rating reaffirmed by analysts at J P Morgan Chase & Co.
  • 9/19/2017 – General Electric was downgraded by analysts at Vetr from a “buy” rating to a “sell” rating. They now have a $23.72 price target on the stock.
  • 9/19/2017 – General Electric was given a new $22.00 price target on by analysts at J P Morgan Chase & Co. They now have a “sell” rating on the stock.
  • 9/18/2017 – General Electric had its price target lowered by analysts at Argus from $30.00 to $27.00. They now have a “buy” rating on the stock.

General Electric Company (GE) traded down $1.12 on Wednesday, hitting $17.90. 312,512,188 shares of the stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 43,485,949. The company has a market cap of $158,310.00, a P/E ratio of 15.34, a P/E/G ratio of 1.99 and a beta of 1.11. General Electric Company has a one year low of $17.46 and a one year high of $32.38. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.14, a current ratio of 1.86 and a quick ratio of 1.53.

General Electric (NYSE:GE) last released its earnings results on Friday, October 20th. The conglomerate reported $0.29 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.49 by ($0.20). The company had revenue of $33.47 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $32.51 billion. General Electric had a return on equity of 13.72% and a net margin of 6.08%. General Electric’s revenue for the quarter was up 11.5% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the firm posted $0.32 EPS. sell-side analysts expect that General Electric Company will post 1.06 earnings per share for the current year.

The business also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Wednesday, October 25th. Stockholders of record on Monday, September 18th were given a $0.24 dividend. This represents a $0.96 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 5.36%. The ex-dividend date was Friday, September 15th. General Electric’s payout ratio is currently 111.63%.

In related news, Director James S. Tisch bought 100,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, August 22nd. The stock was bought at an average price of $24.56 per share, with a total value of $2,456,000.00. The acquisition was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is accessible through this hyperlink. 0.36% of the stock is currently owned by insiders.

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