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General Electric’s 1Q18 Earnings Beat Estimates

Samuel Prince
General Electric’s 1Q18 Earnings Beat Estimates

General Electric (GE) released its 1Q18 earnings on April 20. On an adjusted basis, the company’s earnings per share (or EPS) came in at $0.16, up 14.0% YoY (year-over-year) from the restated $0.14 in 1Q17. GE surpassed Thomson Reuters–surveyed analysts’ adjusted EPS target of $0.11 by a whopping 41.3%.