- Who is the player?
General Electric (GE) is a US-based multinational conglomerate and one of the biggest industrial manufacturers in the world. The group has a wide portfolio of activities, spanning power generation, aviation, healthcare, oil and gas, renewable energies, energy transmission and distribution, lighting, and financing solutions. […].
- What are the player's strategies?
Over the past few years, GE has been keenly focused on reducing its leverage and strengthening its balance sheet. […].In GE Healthcare's Life Sciences unit, which provides products, services and solutions for drug discovery, the group has decided to focus on its Pharmaceutical Diagnostics activities and announced the sale of its BioPharma unit. […].
- What are the player's strengths and weaknesses?
One of the biggest industrial conglomerates with deep supplier and customer networks […]
Diversified activities mitigate sector-specific cycles – Healthcare and Aviation have partly offset Power and Oil & Gas […]
Conglomerate business model is unwieldy in a digital age and further portfolio streamlining is required […]
High debt levels; pressure to reduce leverage reduces operational and financial leeway […]
- What is the player's financial position?
The financial indicators presented in the report include: Consolidated net revenues, Consolidated operating income and margin, Consolidated net profit and margin, R&D spending and ratio, Sales by segment, Sales performance by segment, Sales by region, Sales performance by region, Profitability ratios, Liquidity ratios, Solvency ratios and Free cash flow and capital expenditure.