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General Electric is a high-tech industrial company engaged in energy, healthcare, and transportation. It operates in five segments: Power, Renewable Energy, Aviation, Healthcare, and Capital. The company offers products and services ranging from aircraft engines, power generation, and oil and gas production equipment to medical imaging, financing, and industrial products.

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2019)205,000(-28%)
Job Openings1,470
Website Visits (May 2020)3 m(-10%)
Revenue (FY, 2019)$95.2 B(-22%)
Share Price (Nov 2020)$9.8(+1%)
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General Electric Office Locations

General Electric has offices in Boston, Alpharetta, Atlanta, Broussard and in 167 other locations

General Electric Financials and Metrics

General Electric Revenue

General Electric's revenue was reported to be $95.21 b in FY, 2019 which is a 21.7% decrease from the previous period.


Revenue (Q3, 2020)$19.42 b
Gross profit (Q3, 2020)$4.14 b
Gross profit margin (Q3, 2020), %21.3%
Net income (Q3, 2020)($1.2 b)
Market capitalization (20-Nov-2020)$84.62 b
Closing stock price(20-Nov-2020)$9.76
Cash (30-Sept-2020)$39.16 b
EV $124.47 b

General Electric's current market capitalization is $84.6 b.

USDFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019
Revenue122.1 b121.6 b95.2 b
Revenue growth, %(1%)0%(22%)
Cost of goods sold91.9 b92.7 b70 b
Gross profit30.2 b28.9 b25.2 b
USDQ1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q4, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q4, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020
Revenue28.7 b30.1 b29.6 b33.3 b27.3 b28.8 b23.4 b26.2 b20.5 b17.8 b19.4 b
Cost of goods sold21.5 b22.4 b22.8 b25.9 b20.4 b21.8 b17.3 b19.1 b15.7 b15.1 b15.3 b
Gross profit7.1 b7.7 b6.7 b7.4 b6.9 b7 b6 b7.2 b4.8 b2.7 b4.1 b
Gross profit Margin, %25%26%23%22%25%24%26%27%24%15%21%
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USDFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019
Cash43.3 b35 b36.4 b
Accounts Receivable24.4 b19.9 b16.8 b
Inventories21.9 b19.3 b14.1 b
PP&E53.9 b50.7 b43.3 b
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USDFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019
Net Income(6.1 b)(22.4 b)(4.9 b)
Depreciation and Amortization5.1 b8.2 b5.6 b
Accounts Receivable1.6 b(430 m)(2.9 b)
Inventories747 m(902 m)(1.1 b)
USDQ1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020
Net Income(1.1 b)(444 m)(23.3 b)3.6 b3.7 b(5.6 b)6.2 b4.1 b2.9 b
Depreciation and Amortization1.3 b2.7 b3.7 b1.7 b3.4 b4.2 b1.3 b2.9 b4.7 b
Accounts Receivable1.7 b2.9 b2.9 b315 m(933 m)(1.9 b)(503 m)(190 m)(1.7 b)
Inventories(1.1 b)(1.6 b)(2 b)(1.4 b)(2.3 b)(2.1 b)(978 m)(730 m)(258 m)
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Q3, 2020
EV/CFO-2550.9 x
Debt/Equity2.3 x
Debt/Assets0.3 x
Financial Leverage7.3 x
P/E Ratio-44.5 x
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Revenue Breakdown

General Electric revenue breakdown by business segment: 9.2% from Capital, 20.9% from Healthcare, 34.4% from Aviation, 16.1% from Renewable Energy and 19.5% from Power

General Electric revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 87.6% from United States and 12.4% from Other

General Electric Operating Metrics

General Electric's Gas Turbines Sold was reported to be 25 in Q2, 2020.

FY, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018FY, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019FY, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020
Gas Turbines Ordered75431120177496
Manufacturing Facilities539459284
Gas Turbines Sold1021279427111253725

General Electric Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
IQP CorporationJuly 30, 2017
Baker HughesJuly 02, 2017
LM Wind PowerApril 21, 2017$1.65 b
NuregoFebruary 13, 2017
Bit Stew SystemsNovember 15, 2016$153 m
wise.ioNovember 15, 2016
Concept LaserOctober 27, 2016$599 m
Arcam EBMSeptember 06, 2016
Metem CorporationApril 04, 2016
Monsal HoldingsJuly 02, 2014

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General Electric Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

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General Electric Website Traffic

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General Electric Online and Social Media Presence

Twitter followers

453.33 k Twitter followers

6 Months

General Electric has 453.33 k Twitter Followers. The number of followers has increased 0.05% month over month and increased 0.09% quarter over quarter.

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General Electric News and Updates

Nov 18, 2020
This Huge Engine Helped Shrink The World. It Just Hit 25 Years In Service
Time was, it took four engines to power an aircraft on a long-distance flight — but the GE90 helped change all that. Introduced in the 1990s, the iconic engine allowed large Boeing 777 passenger jets to travel with just two engines, lowering fuel and maintenance costs and ushering in a reinvention of the logistics, economy and aesthetics of jet travel.
Nov 18, 2020
Navy’s Storied Blue Angels Will Fly On Fresh Wings — But Still Powered By GE Engines
The U.S. Navy’s Blue Angels flight demonstration team was established with a big goal in mind: to put on a good show. The year was 1946 and, with World War II over, Chief of Naval Operations Chester Nimitz was looking for ways to maintain public interest in naval aviation.
Nov 18, 2020
New Planes, Cool Tricks: Navy’s Storied Blue Angels Will Fly On Fresh Wings — But Still Powered By GE Engines
The U.S. Navy’s Blue Angels flight demonstration team was established with a big goal in mind: to put on a good show. The year was 1946 and, with World War II over, Chief of Naval Operations Chester Nimitz was looking for ways to maintain public interest in naval aviation.
Nov 16, 2020
Kalitta Air Adds Huge Converted Freighters To Its Fleet
Kalitta Air is on track to be first in the air with the biggest passenger jets ever to be converted to carry cargo.
Nov 16, 2020
New Partnership Aims To Improve Cancer And Cardiovascular Care Around The World
In 2003, Dan Collins was working as a media analyst for an Australian brokerage when his father was diagnosed with a rare terminal illness. Collins had no background in healthcare, but seeing his father’s odyssey through the medical system, he realized that there had to be a way to treat people.
Nov 12, 2020
New Center of Excellence to Provide B- and E- Class Repairs Worldwide
GE announced the transformation of its PT GE Nusantara Turbine Services (PTGENTS) in Bandung, Indonesia, into a global B- and E- Repair Center of Excellence (CoE)

General Electric Blogs

Nov 21, 2020
GE Healthcare Pioneers Photon Counting CT with Prismatic Sensors Acquisition
GE Healthcare invests in a unique approach to cutting-edge CT technology and acquires Prismatic Sensors AB, a leader in Deep Silicon detector technology for photon counting computed tomography (PCCT) CHICAGO, November 20, 2020 – GE Healthcare today announced its acquisition of Prismatic Sensors AB
Nov 18, 2020
GE Digital’s Proficy Analytics Solutions Provide Plant Engineers with Machine Learning and Analytics for Closed-Loop Optimization
Drives continuous improvement with operations optimization, visibility, and closed-loop analytics to rapidly identify problems, discover root causes, predict future performance Proficy CSense unique in the market with 5-in-1 analytics capabilities: Analysis, Monitoring, Prediction, Simulation,
Nov 18, 2020
Pride and Protectionism: GE Publishes 2020 GE Global Innovation Barometer
GE’s global survey of business executives finds that there is a growing number of executives who are confident that their country is self-sufficient and does not need to rely on other countries to innovate. It further finds there is growing belief that protectionist policies ultimately support
Nov 17, 2020
GE Renewable Energy and European Energy add substantial wind power to Lithuania
GE Renewable Energy selected by European Energy to supply 22 Cypress onshore wind turbines units for three wind farms in Lithuania The 121 MW project strengthens GE Renewable Energy’s position in the country Deal includes a 25-year service contract Paris, November 17, 2020 – GE Renewable Energy
Nov 12, 2020
Albany International Airport Partners with GE To Transform Airport into Digital Incubator for Safe, Post-Pandemic Air Travel
GE to support Albany International Airport’s Master Plan to transform airport into digital incubator, contributing cutting edge technology to create safer travel Airport signs on as first customer, using GE’s Wellness Trace App to track COVID-19 cleaning protocols New AI, machine learning and
Nov 12, 2020
GE’s Haliade-X 12 MW, most powerful wind turbine operating to date, obtains full type certificate
Rigorous third-party certification process for Haliade-X successfully completed Haliade-X technology has already been selected as the preferred wind turbine for 4.8 GW of projects in the US and the UK Turbine is driving down the cost of offshore energy, one of the factors contributing to global

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When was General Electric founded?
General Electric was founded in 1892.
Who are General Electric key executives?
General Electric's key executives are H. Lawrence Culp, Kevin Cox and Nancy Anderson.
How many employees does General Electric have?
General Electric has 205,000 employees.
What is General Electric revenue?
Latest General Electric annual revenue is $95.21 b.
What is General Electric revenue per employee?
Latest General Electric revenue per employee is $464.46 k.
Who are General Electric competitors?
Competitors of General Electric include Bentley Systems, Mitsubishi Electric and Schneider Electric.
Where is General Electric headquarters?
General Electric headquarters is located at 5 Necco St, Boston.
Where are General Electric offices?
General Electric has offices in Boston, Alpharetta, Atlanta, Broussard and 167 other locations
How many offices does General Electric have?
General Electric has 194 offices.

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