General Electric Company (NYSE:GE) Short Interest Decreased By 2.16%

Lloyd Doyle
January 13, 2018

The stock of General Electric Company (NYSE:GE) earned "Buy" rating by RBC Capital Markets on Monday, October 23. The institutional investor held 109,022 shares of the consumer services company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $1.42M, up from 39,400 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Beaconlight Capital Llc who had been investing in Anthem Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $61.58B market cap company. It closed at $97.88 lastly. DineEquity, Inc. (DIN) has declined 38.62% since January 13, 2017 and is downtrending. It has outperformed by 17.82% the S&P500.

Ipg Investment Advisors Llc increased General Electric Co Com (GE) stake by 78.91% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Puplava Financial Services Inc. now owns 11,209 shares of the conglomerate's stock valued at $303,000 after buying an additional 41 shares during the last quarter. The Ipg Investment Advisors Llc holds 21,485 shares with $519.51 million value, up from 12,009 last quarter. Covington Capital Management who had been investing in General Electric Co for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $162.69B market cap company. The shares were acquired at an average cost of $18.27 per share, for a total transaction of $1,096,200.00.

Westpac Banking Corp cut its holdings in shares of General Electric (NYSE:GE) by 1.9% during the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. It has underperformed by 4.60% the S&P500.

Among 40 analysts covering Visa Inc. The firm's revenue was up 11.5% on a year-over-year basis. equities analysts expect that General Electric will post 1.07 earnings per share for the current year. (NASDAQ:BRKS) to report $0.29 EPS on February, 7.They anticipate $0.07 EPS change or 31.82% from last quarter's $0.22 EPS. Its down 0.10, from 0.79 in 2017Q2. It increased, as 36 investors sold FMC shares while 164 reduced holdings. 73 funds opened positions while 242 raised stakes. Ferguson Wellman Incorporated, a Oregon-based fund reported 11,626 shares. Axa invested 0.01% in SeaWorld Entertainment, Inc. Hightower Advsr Limited Co, a Illinois-based fund reported 3.28 million shares. Ferguson Wellman Cap Mngmt invested in 6,230 shares. 34,732 were reported by Peak6 Investments Lp. Planning Alternatives Adv invested in 0.06% or 13,420 shares. Guinness Asset Mgmt Ltd holds 0% in FMC Corporation (NYSE:FMC) or 90 shares. It also upped Nextera Energy Partners Lp (NYSE:NEP) stake by 53,138 shares and now owns 168,138 shares. Carlton Hofferkamp & Jenks Wealth Ltd Com invested in 8,885 shares or 0.15% of the stock. Segall Bryant & Hamill Lc stated it has 220,716 shares or 0.46% of all its holdings.

Since August 29, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 2 selling transactions for $1.22 million activity. The fund owned 1,797,491 shares of the conglomerate's stock after acquiring an additional 219,739 shares during the period. (NYSE:V), 33 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 7 Hold. Therefore 13% are positive. (NYSE:RHT) on Monday, September 18 with "Buy" rating. Langenberg upgraded it to "Buy" rating and $25 target in Monday, November 13 report. Six investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, eight have issued a hold rating and nine have assigned a buy rating to the company. Barclays Capital maintained Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) rating on Friday, October 27. The rating was downgraded by Vetr on Thursday, August 27 to "Strong-Buy". The stock of Enterprise Products Partners L.P. (NYSE:EPD) earned "Sector Outperform" rating by Howard Weil on Wednesday, January 6. Oppenheimer maintained the stock with "Hold" rating in Monday, July 17 report. The rating was maintained by Deutsche Bank with "Hold" on Tuesday, August 25.


In related news, Chairman John Leonard Flannery purchased 60,000 shares of General Electric stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, November 15th. Therefore 38% are positive. Microsoft Corporation had 142 analyst reports since July 22, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. (NYSE:SEAS) on Tuesday, December 22 with "Outperform" rating. The rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus with "Buy" on Monday, October 19. The firm has "Hold" rating by Jefferies given on Wednesday, December 20. The firm has "Underperform" rating by Bank of America given on Tuesday, November 22. UBS maintained the shares of GE in report on Friday, October 14 with "Buy" rating. The rating was maintained by Cowen & Co with "Hold" on Friday, April 21. Woodmont Counsel Ltd Liability reported 1.17% in General Electric Company (NYSE:GE).

General Electric (NYSE:GE) last released its quarterly earnings data on Friday, October 20th. Aristotle Capital Mngmt Limited Liability Corp has 3.69 million shares for 0.69% of their portfolio. During the same quarter past year, the company posted $0.32 EPS. GE's profit will be $2.51 billion for 16.17 P/E if the $0.29 EPS becomes a reality. Armstrong Henry H Associates reported 0.79% in General Electric Company (NYSE:GE). Trustco National Bank & Trust Corp N Y owns 320,552 shares for 7.5% of their portfolio. Ffcm LLC bought a new stake in shares of General Electric in the 2nd quarter worth about $114,000.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.69 in Q3 2017. Its down 0.10, from 0.79 in 2017Q2. It dropped, as 112 investors sold GE shares while 818 reduced holdings. Warren Averett Asset Management LLC raised its stake in shares of General Electric by 7.0% during the 2nd quarter. Cullen Capital Limited Liability Corp owns 2.64 million shares or 2.22% of their United States portfolio. Capital Research Global Investors increased its holdings in shares of General Electric by 18.6% during the 2nd quarter. Finally, Tuttle Tactical Management LLC bought a new stake in shares of General Electric in the 2nd quarter worth about $209,000. Teacher Retirement Systems Of Texas accumulated 3.14 million shares. West Family Invests reported 79,952 shares. Butensky & Cohen Finance Security holds 74,883 shares or 1.61% of its portfolio. The New York-based Millennium Lc has invested 0.02% in General Electric Company (NYSE:GE). Caisse De Depot Et Placement Du Quebec stated it has 0.14% in General Electric Company (NYSE:GE). Marketfield Asset Mngmt Ltd Liability has invested 2% in Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT). Mitsubishi Ufj & Banking holds 0.8% or 17.95 million shares.

Since August 8, 2017, it had 2 buys, and 1 insider sale for $4.48 million activity. The stock increased 0.94% or $0.27 during the last trading session, reaching $28.88. Another trade for 24,693 shares valued at $633,375 was made by Comstock Elizabeth J on Wednesday, August 9.

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