General Electric Co.    

 
NYSE: GE

Address:

3135 Easton Tpke.

Fairfield, CT 06828-0002

United States

Phone:
(203) 373-2211

Company description

General Electric Company, or GE, was incorporated in 1892. It is headquartered in New York, with executive offices in Connecticut. The company is a diversified technology, media, and financial services corporation. Business segments include infrastructure, commercial finance, GE Money, healthcare, NBC Universal and industrial. Infrastructure is the largest business segment. Through this segment, General Electric helps to develop the infrastructure of developing countries worldwide. This includes aviation, energy, oil and gas, transportation and water. Through commercial finance and GE Money, the company provides financial services to both businesses and consumers. The healthcare segment focuses on medical imaging and information technologies, medical diagnostics, patient monitoring systems, disease research, drug discovery and biopharmaceutical manufacturing technologies. NBC Universal is a leading producer of media and entertainment and includes a number of cable channels, such as Bravo, CNBC, the SciFi Channel and Oxygen. The industrial segment produces and sells products including consumer appliances, industrial equipment and related services. General Electric brands are Monogram, GE Profile, GE and Hotpoint. General Electric also owns or holds licenses to many patents for their inventions.

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News and information about General Electric Co.

Ethiopia Declares State of Emergency
Dayton Daily News (Dayton, OH); February 17, 2018; 632 words
...Horn of Africa. Home to more than 100 million people, the $72 billion economy has drawn investors including General Electric Co., Johannesburg-based Standard Bank Group and hundreds of Chinese companies. Yields on Ethiopia's $1 billion...
FAA Warns on Pratt Engine Shutdown Risk on Airbus Jets
Manila Bulletin; February 15, 2018; 449 words
...the rollout of Pratt's new engines, which compete with market-leader CFM International, a joint venture of General Electric Co. and Safran SA of France. A total of 98 engines could be affected, with 43 confirmed to have the problem and...
Contract Award: General Electric Wins Federal Contract for "Gas Turbines and Jet Engines, Aircraft, Prime Moving, and Components"
US Fed News Service, Including US State News; February 12, 2018; 297 words
...Feb. 11 for "gas turbines and jet engines, aircraft, prime moving, and components".Contractor Awardee: General Electric Co., Ge - Aviation, 1000 Western Ave, Lynn, MA, 01905-2655 For any query with respect to this article or any...
Not Same as the Old Boss
The Boston Globe (Boston, MA); February 2, 2018; 700+ words
...care. (Hancock isn't the only company to be tripped up by the long-term care market; it's the reason why General Electric Co. recently had to take a $6.2 billion charge and set aside billions of dollars more to stabilize the unit...
GE Electrical Work Will Be Union after All
The Boston Globe (Boston, MA); February 1, 2018; 700+ words
An electrical contract that was the focus of a labor controversy at the new headquarters project for General Electric Co. will be awarded to a union-affiliated company after all.GE delayed bidding for the work after electrical...
Contract Award: General Electric Wins Federal Contract for "Combustion Ch Liner"
US Fed News Service, Including US State News; January 31, 2018; 263 words
...has awarded a $14,957,814 federal contract on Jan. 30 for "combustion ch liner".Contractor Awardee: General Electric Co., Lynn, MA 01905-2655 For any query with respect to this article or any other content requirement, please...
Installation Work of Street Light for the Entrance Road of Limsil-2 Agricultural Complex
Mena Report; January 31, 2018; 290 words
...and time ticket: 2018/01/31 11:11 Number of bidders: 31 Following companies submitted the bid: 1)Suwon general electric co., Ltd. Bid price(Won): 36,422,280 3)(yes) anam power Bid price(Won): 36,452,334 4)Yagi...
Contract Award:General Electric Wins Federal Contract for "Gas Turbines and Jet Engines, Aircraft, Prime Moving; and Components"
US Fed News Service, Including US State News; January 26, 2018; 295 words
...Jan. 25 for "gas turbines and jet engines, aircraft, prime moving; and components".Contractor Awardee: General Electric Co., Ge - Aviation, 1000 Western Ave, Lynn, MA, 01905-2655 For any query with respect to this article or any...

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Industry information

NAICS codes 
North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) codes are used to classify businesses for the purpose of collecting statistical data related to the U.S. economy. NAICS codes have been assigned to international companies to help organize all companies by type of activity.  

Primary: 335312 - Motor and Generator Manufacturing

334517 - Irradiation Apparatus Manufacturing

335121 - Residential Electric Lighting Fixture Manufacturing

335122 - Commercial, Industrial, and Institutional Electric Lighting Fixture Manufacturing

335228 - Other Major Household Appliance Manufacturing

335999 - All Other Miscellaneous Electrical Equipment and Component Manufacturing

336412 - Aircraft Engine and Engine Parts Manufacturing

515120 - Television Broadcasting

522298 - All Other Nondepository Credit Intermediation

551112 - Offices of Other Holding Companies


 

SIC codes 
Standard Industrial Classification (SIC) codes classify establishments by their primary type of activity. SIC codes are a U.S. Census Bureau system but can apply to international companies.  

Primary: 3621 - Motors and Generators industry report

3639 - Household Appliances, NEC industry report

3645 - Residential Electric Lighting Fixtures industry report

3646 - Commercial, Industrial, and Institutional Electric Lighting Fixtures industry report

3699 - Electrical Machinery, Equipment, and Supplies, NEC industry report

3724 - Aircraft Engines and Engine Parts industry report

3844 - X-Ray Apparatus and Tubes and Related Irradiation Apparatus industry report

4833 - Television Broadcasting Stations industry report

6159 - Miscellaneous Business Credit Institutions industry report

6719 - Offices of Holding Companies, NEC industry report