GE BEGINS UNION CONTRACT TALKS

BOSTON – June 3, 2019 – GE (NYSE:GE) today began negotiations on a new national contract with the Coordinated Bargaining Committee (CBC) of GE unions. The current four-year contracts with the unions expire at midnight on June 23, 2019. “GE is committed to reaching a fair contract that provides good…

GE ANNOUNCES FIRST QUARTER 2019 RESULTS

BOSTON – April 30, 2019 – GE (NYSE:GE) announced results today for the first quarter ending March 31, 2019. GE Chairman and CEO H. Lawrence Culp, Jr. said, “We saw progress in the first quarter as we continued to execute on our priorities to improve our financial position and strengthen…

GE ANNOUNCES 2019 OUTLOOK

BOSTON – March 14, 2019 – GE (NYSE: GE) announced its 2019 outlook today as the company continues to execute against its strategic priorities of improving its financial position and strengthening its businesses. GE Chairman and CEO H. Lawrence Culp, Jr. said, “GE’s challenges in 2019 are complex but clear.…

GE Announces Completion of GE Transportation and Wabtec Merger

BOSTON – February 25, 2019 – GE (NYSE: GE) announced today the completion of the spin-off and subsequent merger of its transportation business with Wabtec Corporation (NYSE:WAB). GE Chairman and CEO H. Lawrence Culp, Jr., said, “Today’s update is another important landmark in executing GE’s portfolio strategy. This transaction is…

GE To Sell BioPharma Business to Danaher for $21.4 Billion

BOSTON – February 25, 2019 – GE (NYSE:GE) announced a definitive agreement to sell its BioPharma business to Danaher Corporation (NYSE: DHR) (“Danaher”) for a total consideration of $21.4 billion, including $21 billion in cash as well as Danaher’s assumption of certain pension liabilities. GE expects to use the proceeds…

GE ELECTS CATHERINE LESJAK TO BOARD OF DIRECTORS

BOSTON – February 21, 2019 – GE (NYSE:GE) today announced that its Board of Directors has elected Catherine Lesjak to the GE Board, effective March 1, 2019. Ms. Lesjak is the former chief financial officer of HP, where she held a wide range of prominent leadership roles over the course…

GE to Hold 2019 Shareowners Meeting in Tarrytown, New York

BOSTON–February 19, 2019–GE (NYSE:GE) announced today that it will hold its 2019 Annual Meeting of Shareowners at 10:00 AM on Wednesday, May 8, 2019 at the Westchester Marriott at 670 White Plains Rd., Tarrytown, New York 10591. GE’s Annual Meeting gives shareowners the opportunity to elect directors of the company…

GE Board of Directors Authorizes Regular Quarterly Dividend

BOSTON, Mass.–February 15, 2019–The Board of Directors of GE (NYSE: GE) today declared a $0.01 per share dividend on the outstanding common stock of the Company. The dividend is payable April 25, 2019 to shareowners of record at the close of business on March 11, 2019. The ex-dividend date is…