General Electric Company operates in the Turbines and turbine generator sets sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares General Electric with three other
large diversified multinational conglomerates:
sales of 45.13 billion Swedish Kronor [US$4.98 billion]
of which 76%
was Patricia Industries),
(2018 sales: 83.00 billion Euro [US$93.68 billion]
based in Japan
(2018 sales of 7.98 trillion Japanese Yen [US$70.16 billion]
of which 33%
was Automotive & Industrial Systems).
Note: not all of these companies have the same fiscal year: the most recent data for each company are being used.
General Electric reported sales of $120.47 billion
December of 2017.
a very small
increase of 0.7%
versus 2016, when the company's sales were $119.69 billion.
Sales of Oil and Gas saw an increase
that was more than double the company's growth rate: sales were up
32.5% in 2017, from
$12.52 billion to $16.58 billion.
General Electric also saw significant increases in sales in
Power (up 32.1% to $34.60 billion)
Aviation (up 4.9% to $26.79 billion)
Healthcare (up 4.5% to $19.10 billion)
Renewable Energy (up 13.2% to $10.21 billion)
Not all segments of General Electric experienced an increase in sales in 2017:
sales of Lighting fell 86.1% to $1.96 billion.
General Electric also experienced decreases in sales in
Ge Capital (down 22.5% to $7.45 billion)
Transportation System (down 11.6% to $4.17 billion)