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20 Worst CEOs in America 2017

24/7 Wall St. has chosen its list of the “Worst CEOs In America” for 2017. All the executives on this list have done serious damage to the companies they lead. ...
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6 Most Important Things in Business Today

Bitcoin hit a new record. According to Reuters: Bitcoin, the world's biggest and best-known cryptocurrency, was quoted at $17,310 on the Luxembourg-based Bitstamp exchange BTC=BTSP, up 5.1 percent on the ...
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Odds GE Will Cut Dividend Are 99.9%

As new GE (NYSE: GE) CEO John Flannery slashes jobs, eliminates use of company aircraft and executive cars, and readies answers to what his future plans are, a large amount ...
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10 Harsh Realities GE Shareholders Will Have to Face From 2018 to 2020

Sometimes everything in the markets looks good on the surface. The Dow blew through 23,000 like a knife through butter, and the very preliminary views from this week are pointing ...
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Why the Markets May Be Over-Emphasizing GE’s Coming Earnings Impact

General Electric Co. (NYSE: GE) used to be one of the most important companies in the world. By some arguments the conglomerate still is extremely important. After all, having $120 ...
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GE Shares, Down 20%, Put Drag on Dow

The Dow Jones Industrial Average is up 11.2% this year to 21,999. Its performance would be better if one of its 30 components, General Electric Co. (NYSE: GE), was not ...
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Why General Electric Earnings Won’t Move the Needle Much (Updated)

General Electric Co. (NYSE: GE) reported second quarter 2017 results before markets opened Friday morning. The conglomerate reported an expectedly difficult report to analyze. Its diluted earnings per share (EPS) was ...
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Why GE’s Earnings Report Could be a Sideshow to Longer-Term Expectations and Internal Issues

General Electric Company (NYSE: GE) finds itself at a serious crossroad in July. While many eyes are going  to be on GE's earnings and guidance, there are many moving parts ...
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Why Investors Remain So Focused on GE Over Other Conglomerates in 2016

Investors have a mixed history of how they view conglomerates. They are supposed to be preferred companies in times of uncertainty, but that was not the case during the Great ...
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Why GE Could Gain Over 20% in 2016

General Electric Co. (NYSE: GE) has by far been the best conglomerate of 2015. 24/7 Wall St. just ran a comparable analysis on all the large conglomerates to see which ...
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Why GE’s Credit Rating Could Be At-Risk Over Activist Investor Ambitions

General Electric Co. (NYSE: GE) has made many efforts to streamline its operations because GE wants to be valued as an industrial conglomerate rather than as a conglomerate held back ...
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What Happens With GE If Its Alstom Acquisition Is Blocked?

In an effort to move away from finance and focus more industrial products, General Electric Co. (NYSE: GE) is still looking to acquire Alstom. The acquisition of this industrial goods ...
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Why General Electric’s Stock Price Has Been So Terrible

General Electric Co. (NYSE: GE) shareholders doubtlessly will be unimpressed by the returns the stock has offered over the past decade. Over this time frame, GE stock is down around ...
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GE Sheds Australian Bank

CEO Jeff Immelt continues to refashion General Electric Co. (NYSE: GE) as an industrial conglomerate with less emphasis on its once-booming financial business. In the company’s latest move, GE has ...
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GE Stock Collapses While Jeff Immelt Is Chairman

Whatever else has happened through all its restructurings, share buybacks and dividend increases, General Electric Co.'s (NYSE: GE) stock is down 20%, while the S&P 500 has risen over 110%, since Jeffrey ...
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