The conglomerate is preparing a spinoff of its US consumer financing business, continuing its major push to trim finance assets, firm up capital and liquidity.
Investors await economic releases, including consumer sentiment and personal income data, as well as the Chicago-area manufacturing data.
The company used to be the clear choice for Americans looking for washing machines and refrigerators. Now it's losing market share to Home Depot, Lowe's and others.
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GE's technology is at a very early stage and unlikely to contribute to the solar energy company's earnings for several years.
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