Industrials - Page 2

The 4 Segments GE Is Likely to Dump First

Having a strategy as a conglomerate is supposed to imply that the business has at least safety throughout harder times in the business cycle. Some conglomerate structures are easier by ...
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Which Businesses Does GE Want to Sell?

Now that General Electric Co. (NYSE: GE) shareholders have had a few hours to get used to a 50% cut to their annual dividend, it's probably a good time to ...
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GE Dividend Slashed, Now What?

General Electric Co. (NYSE: GE) announced Monday morning that it would cut its dividend by half beginning with the next declaration due in December. The reduction, from $0.24 per quarter ...
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General Electric Remains DJIA’s Worst Performing Stock for 17th Straight Week

General Electric Co. (NYSE: GE) shares added about 1.7% last week, more than all of it on Friday when the stock rose by 2.5%. The jump cut the stock's year-to-date ...
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Why General Electric’s Strategy Must Be About More Than the Dividend

On Monday, November 13, at 9 a.m. ET, General Electric Co. (NYSE: GE) CEO John Flannery will present his much-anticipated strategy to turn around the venerable industrial giant. It is ...
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Why Short Interest in General Electric Is Falling

For five consecutive months General Electric Co. (NYSE: GE) has been the worst performing stock among the 30 equities included in the Dow Jones Industrial Average index. And the gap ...
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MPM Announces Potential Pricing for IPO

MPM Holdings has filed an amended S-1 form with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) regarding its initial public offering IPO). The company expects to price its 14.58 million ...
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General Electric Breaks Losing Streak, Still DJIA’s Biggest Loser

General Electric Co. (NYSE: GE) shares fell more than 3% last week as the stock ran its streak of new 52-week lows to nine consecutive days. The streak ended Friday ...
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DowDuPont Tops Estimates, Promises More Layoffs

DowDuPont Inc. (NYSE: DWDP) reported third-quarter 2017 results Thursday morning before markets opened. The conglomerate posted quarterly pro forma adjusted operating earnings per share (EPS) of $0.55 on pro forma ...
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Akzo Nobel and Axalta Confirm Merger Talks

Shares of Axalta Coating Systems Ltd. (NYSE: AXTA) were up almost 17% at $33.15 on Friday, with the driving force being merger talks with Akzo Nobel. Now at least part ...
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General Electric Posts 5 Straight 52-Week Lows to Remain DJIA’s Biggest Loser

General Electric Co. (NYSE: GE) shares plunged 12.8% last week while setting a new 52-week low each day. No surprise then that GE continues its reign as the worst performing ...
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GE Market Cap Drops Out of Top 30

General Electric Co. (NYSE: GE) had a market cap that made it the most valuable publicly traded company as recently as 2006. Due to the implosion of its earnings, it ...
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3M Soars Following Solid Earnings Beat

3M Co. (NYSE: MMM) reported third-quarter 2017 results before markets opened Tuesday morning. The industrial giant posted adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $2.33 on revenues of $8.17 billion. ...
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Caterpillar Soars on Big Revenue and Profit Beats, Raised Forecast

Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) reported third-quarter 2017 results before markets opened Tuesday morning. The heavy equipment firm posted adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $1.95 on revenues of $11.4 ...
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GE’s Market Value Falls Below Home Depot’s

General Electric Co.'s (NYSE: GE) market cap has fallen so far that it stands 30th among all U.S. companies, below home improvement retailer Home Depot Inc. (NYSE: HD). Now down ...
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