Jeff Immelt

GE Investor Update Review

Some key takeaways from the November 13 Investor Update.<p>I affirm the basic direction charted by Flannery.<p>I like management's transparency, tone and …

Business

Keller @ Large: Biggest Local Turkeys Of 2017

BOSTON (CBS) – Are you ready for the biggest local turkeys of 2017?<p>The word “turkey” has come to mean much more than a sleep-inducing meal.<p>It can be …

Boston

Notes And Analysis From GE's Investor Update

GE will focus on its core industrial businesses, sell $20 billion of assets, pursue another $2 billion of cost savings, and be more disciplined in …

Business

News Highlights: Top Energy News of the Day

Oil Edges Higher Ahead of Thanksgiving Holiday<p>Oil futures held gains ahead of the Thanksgiving holiday and a meeting by major oil producers to discuss a possible extension of output cuts.<p>Nebraska Regulators Approve Keystone XL Pipeline<p>Nebraska officials approved the Keystone XL pipeline, removing …

Oil

Investors, Be Wary Of GE

GE is seeing major backlash from slashing its dividend.<p>Restructuring will take a lot of time.<p>GE's drop in its credit rating will put a damper on …

Stocks

Tracking Nelson Peltz's Trian Fund Management Portfolio - Q3 2017 Update

Nelson Peltz's 13F portfolio value decreased marginally from $13.27B to $12.98B this quarter. The number of positions remained steady at 8.<p>Trian Fund …

Stocks

How decades of bad decisions broke GE

General Electric has been a piston of the American economic engine for 125 years. It pioneered the light bulb and the jet engine. It survived the Great Depression, the dot-com crash and the 2008 financial meltdown.<p>But now GE faces a different kind of challenge -- a nightmare cash crunch that could …

Barack Obama

Why we should all feel sorry for corporate leaders

Andrew Hill<p>Lately, I have been experiencing an uncommon emotion. I have started feeling sorry for chief executives of established publicly listed …

Business Planning

The donor view on taxes

<b>WELCOME TO THANKSGIVING WEEK!</b> — Should finally be a little bit quieter with Congress out of town and President Trump heading to Mar-a-Lago at the end of the week. But there will still be important positioning on the tax cut plan ahead of the Senate returning to DC to consider the bill next …

Economy

News Highlights: Top Company News of the Day

Volvo Promises Uber Fleet of Self-Driving Taxis by 2019<p>Volvo said it has agreed to supply Uber Technologies with a fleet of 24,000 self-driving taxis beginning in 2019-one of the first and biggest commercial orders for such vehicles.<p>Marvell Confirms $6 Billion Purchase of Chip Maker Cavium<p>Marvell …

Keystone XL

Wall Street Breakfast: Nebraska Decides Fate Of Keystone XL

<b>After nearly a decade,</b> two presidential decisions, lawsuits and environmental protests, TransCanada (NYSE:TRP) will learn today whether it will …

Business

GE Housecleaning Will Alter Board’s Makeup

Company hasn’t decided which nine of 18 directors will lose their seats<p>A housecleaning at General Electric Co.’s board will remove many long-term associates of former Chief Executive Jeff Immelt and aims to create a board that is more closely aligned with CEO John Flannery’s strategy to streamline …

The most grotesque sports contract for someone at zero risk of actual injury while playing a sport

Roger Goodell, the commissioner of the NFL, is reportedly seeking a contract that would pay him $49.5 million per year, and include such perks as the lifetime use of a private jet.<p>That salary would pay him far more than the league’s best-paid player—that’s Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew …

Roger Goodell

The tragic history of GE’s disastrous decline

Throughout the twentieth century, business schools heralded General Electric (GE) as America's most iconic company. It set the standards in …

Stocks

Uber's CEO Comes From What May Be the World's Most Techie Family

When Dara Khosrowshahi took the wheel as Uber’s CEO in August, few knew his name. The ex–Expedia chief outmaneuvered favorites like Meg Whitman of …

Tech Industry

GE's Immelt says 'never approved' corporate jet practice

"It was never something I approved," former General Electric (NYSE:GE) CEO Jeff Immelt tells Axios' Mike Allen of the company's practice of having an …

Business

Cramer Remix: Warren Buffett selling IBM could be a sign it’s on the cusp of a turn

CNBC's Jim Cramer didn't want to be so quick as to write off Thursday's rally to the House of Representatives passing its first iteration of tax …

Jim Cramer

GE losing its industrial crown shows nothing lasts forever

Nothing lasts forever. It is a good axiom, and this week brought a sobering reminder of it as the decline of General Electric turned into a nose dive.<p>…

Stocks

Pro Rata

Top of the Morning<p>Source: Giphy<p>Rachel Lam (ex-Time Warner Investments) and Dick Parsons (ex-CEO of Timer Warner) have teamed up to form Imagination …

Venture Capital

General Electric CEO Flannery buys $1.1M in company's stock amid rough week - Boston Business Journal

By Greg Ryan <br>– Law and Money Reporter, Boston Business Journal<p>Nov 17, 2017, 10:09am EST<p>General Electric Co. CEO John Flannery bought $1.1 million in …

Boston

Cramer applauds Abbott CEO Miles White for his value creation and leadership

With all the talk on Wall Street about CEOs who have let their companies down, like former General Electric CEO Jeff Immelt, CNBC's Jim Cramer wanted …

Jim Cramer

Watch ex-CEO Jeff Immelt discuss GE in the wake of the company's recent stock plunge

[The stream is slated to start at 1:15 p.m., ET. Please refresh the page if you do not see a player above at that time.]<p>Former CEO of General …

GE still has reason for hope this week

Yes, it’s been a tough week over at GE headquarters. Chief executive John Flannery’s big reinvention plan wasn’t exactly a hit on Wall Street.<p>But the …

Nelson Peltz

GE: The Full Downside Of A Predictable Plunge

Monday's event was deeply disappointing.<p>Mr. Flannery's performance left me wondering why the New GE has learned little from the Old GE's management …

Stocks

General Electric In Capitulation: Time To Buy

Outgoing CEO Jeff Immelt's leadership and forward guidance a disgrace.<p>Investor update and dividend cut causes biggest one day drop since April 2009. …

Stocks

Flannery’s GE may not hold together long

John Flannery’s announcement of his plans as General Electric’s new chief executive, along with the halving of its dividend, led to a 7 per cent fall …

Peter Drucker

New Generation Of Tech CEOs At Uber, Microsoft And Google Lead With Culture

If three makes a trend, then a new trend in leadership has emerged among technology companies: leading with corporate culture. In recent years, three leading technology players — Uber, Microsoft, and Google — have installed new CEOs whose primary missions seem to be more about core values than core …

Leadership

Wall Street stunned as General Electric stock keeps falling

The rough year for General Electric shareholders will not end anytime soon as the company's turnaround plan did not meet expectations, according to …

Markets

Breaking Down This Downturn: Cramer's 'Mad Money' Recap (Tuesday, 11/14/17)

This is the pullback we've been waiting for, so embrace it, Jim Cramer told his <i>Mad Money</i> viewers Tuesday after a modest decline in the overall …

Stocks

Cramer: GE's whole board of directors should go on the Wall of Shame

CNBC's Jim Cramer was looking for some reassurance when he and his "Squawk on the Street" colleagues Carl Quintanilla and David Faber interviewed the …

Stocks