|Bid||216.62 x 100|
|Ask||222.18 x 200|
|Day's range||219.16 - 221.01|
|52-week range||189.90 - 259.77|
|PE ratio (TTM)||27.68|
|Earnings date||24 Apr 2018|
|Forward dividend & yield||5.44 (2.51%)|
|1y target est||237.92|
There was a time when GE Capital paid dividends to General Electric (GE). After some significant disclosures, GE took a $6.2 billion hit in GE Capital’s insurance portfolio. GE also declared that it would inject $15.0 billion into the Capital business’s reserves over the next seven years.
A series of financial miscalculations have marred General Electric (GE) stock recently. Among all major industrial (IYJ) companies, GE still evokes the highest levels of investor anxiety. Industrial majors Koninklijke Philips (PHG), 3M Company (MMM), United Technologies (UTX), Honeywell International (HON), and Boeing (BA) have lower dividend yields compared to GE.
Stanley Black & Decker (SWK) is expected to post adjusted EPS (earnings per share) of $1.35 in 1Q18, an increase of ~4.7% YoY (year-over-year). In 1Q17, SWK reported adjusted EPS of $1.29.
A spate of financial surprises by General Electric (GE) has taken the investor community by surprise. Due to the implementation of new revenue recognition rules, the value of GE’s contract assets has been written off. Analysts polled by Thomson Reuters expect General Electric to report revenue of $27.4 billion in 1Q18.
Major US industrial behemoth General Electric (GE) is set to announce its 1Q18 earnings on April 20, 2018, at 8:30 AM EDT. On the same day at 9:30 AM, the conglomerate will organize an earnings call to discuss its results with investors and analysts. A few days before GE’s 4Q17 earnings release, the company declared a $6.2 billion charge in GE Capital’s insurance portfolio.
Stanley Black & Decker (SWK) is set to announce its 1Q18 earnings on April 20, 2018, before the market opens. It plans to hold a conference call that day at 8:00 AM EST. In this series, we’ll look at SWK’s stock performance since its 4Q17 earnings and analysts’ revenue and EPS (earnings per share) estimates and recommendations.
Honeywell (HON) is expected to post adjusted EPS (earnings per share) of $1.90 in 1Q18, marking an increase of 14.5% YoY (year-over-year). In 1Q17, HON reported EPS of $1.66. If HON meets EPS estimates in 1Q18, it would mean record first-quarter EPS.
RPM International’s (RPM) Consumer segment is the second-biggest contributor to RPM’s overall revenue. The segment had a revenue share of 33% in fiscal 3Q18, compared with 33.4% in fiscal 3Q17, marking a decline of 0.4 percentage points YoY (year-over-year). The segment’s revenue grew 6.4% to $363.4 million in fiscal 3Q18 from $341.4 million in fiscal 3Q17.
Is There Light at the End of the Tunnel for General Electric? General Electric (GE) announced a 50% cut in its quarterly cash dividend to shareowners in November 2017. GE’s chair and CEO, John Flannery, said, “We understand the importance of this decision to our shareowners and we have not made it lightly.
One company has a 100-year track record of paying its investors, and the other is positioning itself to benefit from a burgeoning tech trend.
Lots of PR problems here. The Cambridge Analytica breach was pretty much a disaster, and not handled well. HOWEVER, valuation is actually not that bad now. Yes the last 2 years, Facebook grew EPS at 171% and 77%, and that has slowed to 18%, 21%, and 21% over the next 3 years. Could Delete Facebook gather steam? Sure.
Although Dentsply Sirona (XRAY) has given a disappointing performance recently, the company is still confident that it can gain a higher market share going forward. The company’s strategic growth plan consists of five key priorities meant to counteract the impact of the significant impairment charges it saw in 2017 (stemming from the merger of Dentsply International and Sirona Dental Systems in February 2016). Below, we’ll discuss why Dentsply Sirona is so confident that it can gain a higher market share in 2018 and 2019.
In 4Q17, Dentsply Sirona (XRAY) started reporting its operations under two segments, after a shift to three segments in fiscal 3Q17. The company had a two segment operational structure prior to 3Q17, but the new two-segment structure has some differences, which we’ll discuss below.