Industrials

Can GE’s Perma-Bears Ever Stop Being Too Grumpy?

It is hard to argue against the notion that General Electric Co. (NYSE: GE) is a disavowed conglomerate with many ongoing problems. That said, GE shares had gone so low ...
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Are GE Earnings Really That Good?

General Electric Co. (NYSE: GE) reported third-quarter 2019 results before markets opened Wednesday. The conglomerate reported adjusted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.15 on revenues of $23.4 billion. In the ...
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What to Watch When GE Reports Wednesday Morning

General Electric Co. (NYSE: GE) is scheduled to release its third-quarter earnings report before the opening bell on Wednesday. The consensus estimates are calling for $0.11 in EPS and $22.93 ...
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Can 3M’s Conglomerate Structure Be Saved From the Wrecking Ball in 2020?

A rising trend has been for companies to have a specific purpose or target in their business. Simple business models, even if the underlying operations and management structures may be ...
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Is 3M in Trouble After Q3 Earnings?

When 3M Co. (NYSE: MMM) released its third-quarter financial results before the markets opened on Thursday, the firm said that it had $2.72 in earnings per share (EPS) and $8.0 ...
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Is Caterpillar in Trouble After This Quarter?

Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) reported its most recent quarterly results before the markets opened on Wednesday. The company said that it had $2.66 in earnings per share (EPS) and $12.8 ...
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What to Watch When Caterpillar Reports Q3 Results

Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) is set to report its most recent quarterly results before the markets open on Wednesday. Analysts are calling for $2.88 in earnings per share (EPS) and ...
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Should UTC Get More Credit for Its Q3 Report?

United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX) released its third-quarter financial results before the markets opened on Tuesday. The firm said that it had $2.21 in earnings per share (EPS) and $19.5 ...
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How Wall Street Views General Electric Ahead of Earnings

General Electric Co. (NYSE: GE) has seen so much turmoil that many investors simply don't know what to think of the company or how to evaluate it. With earnings still ...
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What to Expect When United Technologies Releases Q3 Results

United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX) is scheduled to report its most recent quarterly results before the opening bell on Tuesday. The consensus estimates are $2.03 in earnings per share (EPS) ...
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What to Expect When Honeywell Reports Q3 on Thursday Morning

Honeywell International Inc. (NYSE: HON) is scheduled to report its third-quarter financial results before the markets open Thursday. Analysts are calling for $2.01 in earnings per share (EPS) and $9.1 ...
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Why Fastenal Is Friday’s Big Earnings Winner

When Fastenal Co. (NASDAQ: FAST) reported its third-quarter financial results before the markets opened on Friday, the industrial supplier said that it had $0.37 in earnings per share (EPS) and ...
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Judge Gives PG&E Bondholders Reorganization Plan Equal Footing With Company Plan

Late Wednesday, the bankruptcy judge in PG&E Corp.'s (NYSE: PCG) Chapter 11 proceeding ruled that a bondholder plan will be considered alongside the company's own proposed restructuring plan. The ruling ...
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PG&E Cuts Off Power, Costs California Economy $2.6 Billion

All those years of insufficient maintenance caught up with PG&E Corp. (NYSE: PCG) in 2017 and 2018 when wildfires raged through Northern California destroying thousands of homes and causing at ...
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GE Slashes Pension Benefits by Up to $8 Billion

Last year, General Electric Co. (NYSE: GE) posted third-quarter free cash flow of negative $3.35 billion, about $5 billion of which reflected a contribution to the company's pension funding. In ...
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