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General Electric Company (NYSE: GE)

$28.99 USD -$0.09 (-0.31%)
Last Price $28.99
Net Change $-0.09 (-0.31%)
Bid $0
Ask Price $0
Open Price $29.1
Previous Close Price $29.08
High Price $29.16
Low Price $28.93
Number of Trades 50,588
Volume 24,079,100
Fifty Two Week High $33 (2016-07-20)
Fifty Two Week Low $28.19 (2016-11-03)
Average Daily Volume 30,324,967
Share Outstanding 8,708,710 Shares
Total Dividend Payout 0.96/yr
Dividend Yield 3.3%
1st Quarter Earnings $0.21 (2017-04-21)
2nd Quarter Earnings $0.46 (2017-01-20)
3nd Quarter Earnings $0.32 (2016-10-21)
4th Quarter Earnings $0.51 (2016-07-22)
PE Ratio $19.39
EPS Growth $9.48
Recent Earnings $0.21
Annual EPS $1.5
Last Quarter EPS $
Market Capitalization $252.47B
Insider Shareholders % 0.0036%
Annual Revenue $0B
No. Shares Outstanding 8,708,710
Inst. Shareholder % 55.55%
Annual Net Income $0B
TTM Net Profit Margin $-1.58
1-Year Return -2.79%
3-Year Return 18.98%
5-Year Return 74.98%
5-Year Revenue Growth -16.03%
5-Year Earnings Growth 15.5%
5-Year Dividend Growth 52.46%
Annual Dividend $0.96
Annual Dividend Yield 3.25%
Change in EPS YTD 9.48%
Dividends per Share $0.24
Stock Split Ratio 3-1
Beta 1.18
General Electric Company operates as a technology and financial services company. Its segments include Energy Infrastructure, Aviation, Healthcare, Transportation, Home & Business Solutions and GE Capital. The company's Energy Infrastructure segment offers wind turbines; gas and steam turbines and generators. Its Aviation segment offers jet engines, turboprop and turbo shaft engines, aerospace systems and equipment. Its Healthcare segment provides medical imaging and information technologies, medical diagnostics, patient monitoring systems. Its Transportation segment provides drive technology solutions to various industries. Its Home and Business Solutions segment provides home appliances; lighting products, plant automation, hardware, software, and embedded computing systems. Its GE Capital segment offers commercial loans and leases, fleet management, financial programs, credit cards, personal loans and other financial services. General Electric Company is headquartered in Fairfield, Connecticut.

Today's General Electric Stock Update

While we usually like to analyze for investors whether a stock is a buy or not, we also like to give you a quick rundown of the General Electric stock information you need today, with key data on recent GE moves. That's what you can get right here. We'll start with where GE ended trading yesterday -- at a share price of $28.99. General Electric shares fell 0.31% or $0.09 from the day before. Simply checking out yesterday's GE numbers isn't as helpful as looking at the big picture, so let's do that now... Now GE is trading lower than it was last year at this time, with the share price lower by 6.18%.

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The General Electric stock price 52-week high is $33.00. That was hit on 7/20/2016. The GE stock 52-week low is $28.19, reached on 11/03/2016. Some more numbers to note - GE trading volume yesterday was 32,939,801. That's greater than General Electric stock's average daily trading volume of 24,079,791. General Electric's market cap is 252,465,502,000. That gives General Electric a mega market cap, because it's over 200 billion. As of the beginning of April, Apple has the biggest market cap of all publicly traded companies.

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The current P/E (price/earnings) ratio of General Electric stock is 19.71. That's less than the March 2016 S&P 500 P/E ratio of about 23. To really gauge if this stock's P/E is high or low, you should compare GE to other companies in the same industry. The current EPS (earnings per share) of GE is 0.90. Beta - how closely the stock trades with the overall market, with a beta of 1 meaning it trades in step with the broader index -- for General Electric is 1.18. General Electric stock has a dividend yield of 3.30%. Generally a dividend yield of 2% or more is decent for those investors who want income from dividend stocks. Money Morning gives you General Electric stock news daily. We publish new info on GE and dozens of other key companies we're watching now, every day, so investors will never miss an opportunity. As always, our content is free.

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