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GE seeking to shed troubled insurance business: Sources

9h channelnewsasia
REUTERS: General Electric Co is working with investment bankers to find ways to shed its insurance business, which has caused it to book hefty charges while sparking shareholder lawsuits and an investigation by U.S. regulators, people familiar with the matter said on Tuesday.

 
Commentary: Get rid of middle managers? Do so at your own peril.

12h channelnewsasia
Success rests on what employees know rather than where they sit in the hierarchy, says one observer at the Financial Times.

 
GE’s Catalyst Could Lead Way To Hybrid-Electric Power

13h aviationweek
General Electric is among the aeroengine manufacturers growing increasingly interested in applying their experience developing gas turbines to emerging hybrid-electric propulsion architectures, such as that under development by Zunum Aero. GE’s newly developed Advanced Turboprop, recently rebranded the Catalyst, “could be a hybrid core,” says Brad Mottier, vice president and general manager of GE Aviation’s Business and General Aviation and Integrated Systems .

 
Exclusive: GE seeking to shed troubled insurance business - sources

15h reuters
(Reuters) - General Electric Co (GE.N) is working with investment bankers to find ways to shed its insurance business, which has caused it to book hefty charges while sparking shareholder lawsuits and an investigation by U.S. regulators, people familiar with the matter said on Tuesday.

 
Exclusive: GE seeking to shed troubled insurance business - sources - Channel NewsAsia

16h channelnewsasia
General Electric Co is working with investment bankers to find ways to shed its insurance business, which has caused it to book hefty charges while sparking shareholder lawsuits and an investigation by U.S. regulators, people familiar with the matter said on Tuesday.

 
Global dealmaking on pace to smash record books, already above $2 trillion this year

17h cnbc
Worldwide dealmaking for 2018 topped the $2 trillion mark this week, on track for the biggest year for mergers and acquisitions ever, according to data from Thomson Reuters Deals Intelligence.

 
General Electric's Transportation Unit to Merge With Wabtec

19h zacks
General Electric Company (GE - Free Report) recently entered into a definitive agreement with Wabtec Corporation (WAB - Free Report) — a leading manufacturer of rail equipment — for $11.1 billion. Per the agreement, the company will merge its operating segment, GE Transportation, with Wabtec. On completion of the synergistic deal, General Electric will obtain $2.9 billion in cash, whereas the company and its shareholders will own a 50.

 
What Is General Electric Company Stock Worth in a Breakup? | InvestorPlace

19h investorplace
As shares of General Electric Company (NYSE:GE) have plunged, the calls for a breakup have grown louder. Bulls see the true value of GE stock as clouded by issues at GE Capital and weakness in divisions such as Lighting and Transportation. With two still-growing businesses — Aviation and Healthcare — plus a 62.5% stake in Baker Hughes a GE Co (NYSE:BHGE), optimists argue there has to be some value in General Electric stock, particularly after a 50%-plus decline from 2016 highs.

 
JP Morgan: GE likely 'seriously considering' another dividend cut

20h cnbc
General Electric still needs billions of dollars in additional capital to pacify investors and credit rating agencies, according to J.P. Morgan.

 
General Electric Spins Off Rail Unit: At Least Partially

20h seekingalpha
General Electric is moving to reduce its size and simplify its business, and selling off its railroad business is just one more step on that path.

 
4 Blue-Chip Stocks Rallying on a U.S.-China Trade Deal | InvestorPlace

21h investorplace
U.S. equities were on a roll on Monday that looks set to continue Tuesday, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average crossing the 25,000 threshold for the first time since March.

 
Blink Charging’s Electric Vehicle Charging Network Exceeds 125,000 Members

21h globenewswire
Miami Beach, Florida, May 22, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Blink Charging Co. (NASDAQ: BLNK, BLNKW) (“Blink Charging” or the “Company”), a leading electric vehicle (EV) charging station owner, operator, and provider, announced the Company has crossed an important growth milestone as its cloud-based Blink Network reached more than 125,000 members, growing from 88,000 members since early 2017 resulting in growth of over 42%.

 
Tuesday’s Vital Data: General Electric Company (GE), Micron Technology, Inc. (MU) and Chesapeake Energy Corporation (CHK) | InvestorPlace

21h investorplace
U.S. stock futures are trading higher once again this morning. Wall Street continues to ride high off optimism from easing U.S./China trade tensions. What’s more, easing Treasury yields and a weakening dollar are also providing lift for stocks this morning.

 
AT&T: What's The Worst Case Scenario?

21h seekingalpha
I've been surprised by the market's (and Seeking Alpha's community's) bearishness when it comes to AT&T.

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'Stealth slowdown' means Wall Street is 'cruising to a bruising,' ex-super bull warns

21h cnbc
A veteran economic forecaster and self-described former super bull is telling investors not to get too comfortable with the stock market's latest rally.

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