General Electric Company (GE) : Firstmerit Bank N A Trustee reduced its stake in General Electric Company by 1.61% during the most recent quarter end. The investment management company now holds a total of 625,344 shares of General Electric Company which is valued at $20,236,132 after selling 10,202 shares in General Electric Company , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on Jul 11, 2016.General Electric Company makes up approximately 1.60% of Firstmerit Bank N A Trustee’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Stillwater Capital Advisors boosted its stake in GE in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 26 additional shares and now holds a total of 404,754 shares of General Electric Company which is valued at $13,097,839. General Electric Company makes up approx 3.81% of Stillwater Capital Advisors’s portfolio.Raymond James Trust N.a. reduced its stake in GE by selling 2,969 shares or 0.79% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 370,900 shares of GE which is valued at $11,942,980. General Electric Company makes up approx 1.00% of Raymond James Trust N.a.’s portfolio.Baxter Bros Inc reduced its stake in GE by selling 1,299 shares or 0.36% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 363,274 shares of GE which is valued at $11,697,423. General Electric Company makes up approx 3.65% of Baxter Bros Inc’s portfolio.Laurel Wealth Advisors reduced its stake in GE by selling 3,559 shares or 2.11% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 165,404 shares of GE which is valued at $5,326,009. General Electric Company makes up approx 2.60% of Laurel Wealth Advisors’s portfolio.First Financial Bank N.a. – Trust Division reduced its stake in GE by selling 39,540 shares or 10.28% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 345,000 shares of GE which is valued at $10,850,250. General Electric Company makes up approx 2.10% of First Financial Bank N.a. – Trust Division’s portfolio.
General Electric Company opened for trading at $32.26 and hit $32.48 on the upside on Wednesday, eventually ending the session at $32.36, with a gain of 0.31% or 0.1 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 3,24,64,414 shares. Company has a market cap of $297,571 M.
On the company’s financial health, General Electric Company reported $0.21 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.02 according to the earnings call on Apr 22, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $0.19. The company had revenue of $27597.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $27966.34 million. The company’s revenue was up 6.4% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.31 EPS.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on General Electric Company. Cowen Initiated General Electric Company on Jun 7, 2016 to “Market Perform”, Price Target of the shares are set at $29.General Electric Company was Resumed by JP Morgan to “Underweight” on May 12, 2016. Company shares were Reiterated by UBS on May 5, 2016 to “Buy”, Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 34 from a previous price target of $32 .
General Electric Company (GE) is a diversified infrastructure and financial services company. The products and services of the Company range from aircraft engines power generation oil and gas production equipment and household appliances to medical imaging business and consumer financing and industrial products. The Company operates its segments through its eight businesses -based on the markets they serve: Power & Water Oil & Gas Energy Management Aviation Healthcare Transportation Appliances and Lighting and GE Capital. GE Capital operates the following businesses: Commercial Lending and Leasing Consumer Real Estate Energy Financial Services and GE Capital Aviation Services. The Company operates in approximately 175 countries.