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    Company & Industry Overviews

    GE CEO Larry Culp Cuts Compensation to Appease Shareholders

    Shareholders thought GE CEO Larry Culp was making too much money, so he’s agreed to cut his compensation this year.
    By Rachel Curry
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    Net Worth

    The Net Worth of Business Titan Larry Bossidy

    Former CEO of AlliedSignal, Chief Officer of General Electric, and author —Larry Bossidy is no stranger to success. What is his net worth?
    By Robin Hill-Gray
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Should You Buy or Sell GE Stock Ahead of the Spin-Off?

    GE is splitting into three unique companies. Here's what that means for your investment. Is GE stock a buy or sell?
    By Rachel Curry
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    Industrials

    Should You Buy GE Stock Before the Spin-Off?

    Industrial conglomerate General Electric (GE) is splitting into three companies. What's going to happen to GE stock after the spin-off?
    By Ambrish Shah
  • GE business segments and logo
    Company & Industry Overviews

    Is GE Breaking Up? Plans to Split Into Three Companies by 2024

    Is GE breaking up? The conglomerate announced that it will split into three publicly traded companies by 2024.
    By Kathryn Underwood
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    Green Energy Stocks

    Wind Farm Stocks for Investors to Know About in 2021

    Wind farm stocks are becoming crucial to the fabric of global energy. Which stocks should investors watch in 2021?
    By Rachel Curry
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    Earnings Report

    HP looks to rapid growth in 3D printing industry

    According to Gartner, there are seven technologies making up the current 3D printing industry. Material extrusion is expected to lead growth in the market.

    By Anne Shields
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    The major sub-industries of the global power equipment industry

    The power generation equipment industry is made up of various sub-industries, each with a structure of its own.

    By Mike Sonnenberg
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    Real Insights

    The Anatomy of a Reverse Stock Split

    A reverse stock split sounds complex, but it's fairly straightforward. We explain what happens in a reverse stock split and some reasons why a company might do one.
    By Rachel Curry
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    Earnings Report

    What Happened to FedEx’s Fiscal 4Q17 Operating Margin?

    FedEx’s (FDX) operating margin was 11.2% on an adjusted basis in fiscal 4Q17, representing a 0.4% fall on a YoY (year-over-year) basis.

    By Samuel Prince
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Inside the Market’s View of Corporate Tax Cuts

    Are markets upbeat on potential tax reforms? The markets (SPY) (IVV) surged last week with the announcement of a phenomenal update on the corporate tax cut. The S&P and Nasdaq Comp gained ~2% in the week ended February 10, 2017. The Trump administration’s proposed tax cut is likely to boost the economy, though analysts have […]

    By Mary Sadler
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    Miscellaneous

    How Post-Brexit Trade Deals Impact US Multinationals in Europe

    If the United Kingdom doesn’t strike a deal with EU, tariffs on industrial goods and services would range between 0% and 16%, depending on the nature of the products.

    By Shannon Black
  • Industrials

    Why the Dallas Fed report shows manufacturing continues to recover

    The Dallas Fed conducts a monthly survey of manufacturers in Texas regarding their operations in the state to come out with the production index and the business activity index.

    By Surbhi Jain
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    Macroeconomic Analysis

    US Industrial Production Data Disappoint Investors

    Data indicated that industrial production edged down by 0.17% in May. So far, the industrial production index has declined in four out of five months this year.

    By Surbhi Jain
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Could Norfolk Southern Increase Its Dividend in 2018?

    On a long-term basis, NSC aims for a dividend payout ratio of 33.3%.

    By Samuel Prince
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    Earnings Report

    General Electric’s 1Q18 Earnings Beat Estimates

    General Electric (GE) released its 1Q18 earnings on April 20. GE’s adjusted earnings per share were $0.16, up 14.0% year-over-year.

    By Samuel Prince
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    Materials

    New Probe Shows Fault Line in Trump’s Tariffs

    After the imposition of Section 232 steel and aluminum tariffs last year, several observers warned that we could see a spike in downstream imports.

    By Mohit Oberoi, CFA
  • Industrials

    Can manufacturing activity in the northeast increase the pace?

    The Philadelphia Fed will release the results of its Business Outlook Survey for June, on Thursday, June 19.

    By Phalguni Soni
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    Earnings Report

    Why Are Analysts Expecting Honeywell’s EPS to Rise in 4Q16?

    As of January 20, 2017, Wall Street analysts expect Honeywell (HON) to post adjusted EPS (earnings per share) of $1.74 in 4Q16.

    By Peter Neil
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Yields on Investment-Grade Corporate Bonds Remain Low

    If spreads are rising or widening, credit conditions can be assumed to be worsening. Spreads widen when growth is slow and economic conditions worsen.

    By David Ashworth
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    Macroeconomic Analysis

    The Federal Reserve’s patience: Is it here to stay?

    The January 2015 meeting minutes showed that several policymakers weren’t in favor of dropping “patience.” Changing the language is a big deal.

    By David Ashworth
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    Macroeconomic Analysis

    General Electric in 3Q16: How Has the Stock Performed So Far?

    Industrial conglomerate General Electric (GE) will release its 3Q16 earnings on October 21, 2016. It is currently in a transformation phase, focusing on its core industrial business.

    By Samuel Prince
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    Consumer

    Can China Manage Growth without Fueling a Debt Crisis?

    While there is no denying that China (FXI) needs stimulus measures to kickstart its slowing economy, any propping up needs to be done in a way to avoid another debt-fueled crisis.

    By Anuradha Garg
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    Industrials

    General Electric Stock Traded near Its Ten-Year Low

    On December 7, General Electric’s closing price was $7.01. Currently, the stock trades near its ten-year low of $6.66.

    By Anirudha Bhagat
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Philips Announced the Pricing of Its Lighting IPO

    Koninklijke Philips (PHG) raised 750 million euros ($839 million) from its initial public offering (or IPO) of its Lighting business.

    By Gabriel Kane
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    Macroeconomic Analysis

    Strong Dollar Is Playing Spoilsport in International Trade

    Exports account for about 14% of the US GDP. A stronger dollar has deteriorated competitiveness of US companies in international trade.

    By Lara Sheldon
  • Industrials

    Why China’s slowing consumption demand is an important threat

    Real estate and construction are the two important drivers of China’s economic growth. They account for more than 20% of China’s gross domestic product (or GDP) when you also factor in cement, steel, chemicals, furniture and other related industries.

    By Surbhi Jain
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    General Electric’s Mission, Vision, and Strategy

    General Electric’s strategy is to reshape its portfolio from a broad conglomerate to a more focused industrial leader.

    By Jessica Stephans
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    How Much Will the International Rig Count Affect SPN’s Revenues in 4Q16?

    In 3Q16, Superior Energy Services’ (SPN) revenue share generated outside the US fell to 25% of its total revenues, as compared to 27% in 2Q16.

    By Alex Chamberlin
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    Energy & Utilities

    OPEC Could Pressure US Natural Gas Prices in 2018

    US natural gas rigs rose 35% in the last 12 months, while US natural gas prices (UNG) fell 20% during this period.

    By Gordon Kristopher
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    AMFQX: More Than 60% Exposure to Derivative Securities

    AMFQX is an alternative mutual fund that seeks to generate positive absolute returns with a low correlation to the returns of broad stock and bond markets.

    By Ivan Kading
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    Consumer

    Trump Brags Again about Stock Market Gains Since His Election

    Today, the broader market was trading on a positive note after President Donald Trump extended his China tariff deadline of March 1.

    By Jitendra Parashar
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    GE Stock Gains on Asset Divestment Announcement

    General Electric (GE) gained ~1.8% yesterday after the company demonstrated its intent to improve its liquidity position.

    By Anirudha Bhagat
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    Earnings Report

    Analysts Expect More than $10 Billion in Revenue for Honeywell

    Honeywell (HON) is announcing its 4Q16 earnings on January 27, 2017.

    By Peter Neil
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    Earnings Report

    Why General Electric’s Aviation Segment Revenue Rose in 1Q17

    Revenue for General Electric’s (GE) Aviation segment was $6.8 billion in 1Q17, a 9.0% rise from $6.2 billion in 1Q16.

    By Samuel Prince
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    Consumer

    Why Did Baker Hughes’s 4Q17 Earnings Beat Estimates?

    Baker Hughes, a GE company (BHGE), released its 4Q17 and 2017 financial results on January 24, 2018. The company recorded total revenue of $5.8 billion in 4Q17.

    By Alex Chamberlin
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    Earnings Report

    How Has Roper Technologies’ Stock Fared ahead of Its 2Q16 Earnings?

    Roper Technologies’ stock has declined since July 2015, after touching a high of $195.93 per share on November 30, 2015.

    By Jessica Stephans
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    Macroeconomic Analysis

    Currency warfare: A ‘beggar-thy-neighbor’ situation

    In a currency war, the “beggar-thy-neighbor” strategy is about increasing the demand for a nation’s exports at the expense of other countries’ export share.

    By Surbhi Jain
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    Earnings Report

    Why Intel is aggressively eyeing the IoT space

    According to the IDC, the IoT (Internet of Things) market is expected to reach $7.1 trillion in sales by 2020—up from $1.9 trillion in 2014.

    By Anne Shields
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Varian’s Halcyon Treatment System Sees Emerging Market Demand

    Halcyon The Halcyon system, Varian Medical Systems’ (VAR) recently launched cancer treatment device, aims to simplify and enhance IMRT (image-guided volumetric intensity modulated radiotherapy). The device has received clearance by the FDA (US Food and Drug Administration). By next year, Varian expects to receive regulatory approvals for the device in China and Japan. For more information […]

    By Sarah Collins
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    Earnings Report

    Honeywell’s Performance Materials and Technologies: Why It Fell

    Honeywell’s (HON) Performance Materials and Technologies (or PMT) segment accounted for 22.2% of HON’s total revenue in 2Q17.

    By Peter Neil
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Overview of General Electric’s Power and Water Segment

    General Electric’s Power and Water Segment contributed 23% of the company’s total revenues in 2015.

    By Jessica Stephans
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    Earnings Report

    Organic Growth Drives Up 3M’s 1Q17 Revenues

    The rise in 3M’s revenue was primarily driven by better-than-expected organic growth across all segments, with the exception of the Consumer segment.

    By Peter Neil
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    Earnings Report

    What Challenges Does Baker Hughes Face?

    Baker Hughes (BHI) released its financial information for 1Q17 on April 25, 2017.

    By Alex Chamberlin
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    Materials

    Why Atlas Air Worldwide’s transformation will boost its earnings

    Atlas Air Worldwide (AAWW) is an outsourced global provider of aircraft and aviation operating services for airlines, express delivery providers, freight forwarders, the United States military, and charter brokers.

    By Stilian Morrison
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Graphical Representation of General Electric’s Business Model

    General Electric’s industrials and finance services are its two broader divisions, contributing 91% and 9%, respectively, to its consolidated 2015 earnings.

    By Jessica Stephans
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    Macroeconomic Analysis

    The Broad Market Is Tending above the GDP Curve: A Positive Sign

    Indicators change as the business cycle progresses and help define the business cycles. The industrial production curve has been with the GDP curve.

    By Surbhi Jain
  • Industrials

    Coal is losing its market share in China’s electricity generation

    Coal is the cheapest fossil fuel, but it’s also the most polluting. With its massive electricity generation capacity—mainly coal-fired—China emits the most carbon dioxide in the world.

    By Mike Sonnenberg
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Why the Sudden Jump in General Electric’s Debt-to-Equity Ratio?

    As of September 30, 2015, General Electric’s industrial plus verticals had a much cleaner balance sheet than consolidated GE in 3Q15.

    By Jessica Stephans
  • Energy & Utilities

    Why investment-grade bond issuance last week beat expectations

    Investors willing to take a little higher risk than what they find in Treasuries, if they’re in search of higher returns, can consider investing in investment-grade corporate bonds.

    By Mike Sonnenberg
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