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GE CEO Larry Culp Cuts Compensation to Appease Shareholders
The Net Worth of Business Titan Larry Bossidy
Should You Buy or Sell GE Stock Ahead of the Spin-Off?
Should You Buy GE Stock Before the Spin-Off?
Is GE Breaking Up? Plans to Split Into Three Companies by 2024
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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.
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.
The Anatomy of a Reverse Stock Split
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.
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 […]
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.
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.
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.
Could Norfolk Southern Increase Its Dividend in 2018?
On a long-term basis, NSC aims for a dividend payout ratio of 33.3%.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Analysts Expect More than $10 Billion in Revenue for Honeywell
Honeywell (HON) is announcing its 4Q16 earnings on January 27, 2017.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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 […]
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.
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.
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.
What Challenges Does Baker Hughes Face?
Baker Hughes (BHI) released its financial information for 1Q17 on April 25, 2017.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.