In a report released today, Joe O’Dea from Wells Fargo maintained a Hold rating on General Electric (GE – Research Report), with a price target of $74.00. The company’s shares closed last Tuesday at $65.88, close to its 52-week low of $63.08.
According to TipRanks.com, O’Dea is a 1-star analyst with an average return of -4.8% and a 37.0% success rate. O’Dea covers the Industrial Goods sector, focusing on stocks such as Emerson Electric Company, Honeywell International, and Lennox International.
Currently, the analyst consensus on General Electric is a Moderate Buy with an average price target of $95.08.
General Electric’s market cap is currently $72.51B and has a P/E ratio of -32.75.
Based on the recent corporate insider activity of 104 insiders, corporate insider sentiment is positive on the stock. This means that over the past quarter there has been an increase of insiders buying their shares of GE in relation to earlier this year.
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General Electric Co. is a multinational conglomerate that provides technologies and solutions for the Aviation, Healthcare, Power and Renewable Energy industries. Further, through its Capital segment, GE offers leasing and financial underwriting services. The company was founded in 1892 and is headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts.
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