1. As of noon trading, General Electric ( GE) is up $0.16 (0.6%) to $27.35 on light volume. Thus far, 13.1 million shares of General Electric exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 37.0 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $27.07-$27.38 after having opened the day at $27.09 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $27.19. General Electric Company operates as an infrastructure and financial services company worldwide. General Electric has a market cap of $272.6 billion and is part of the industrial goods sector. The company has a P/E ratio of 19.4, above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7. Shares are up 28.4% year to date as of the close of trading on Monday. Currently there are 7 analysts that rate General Electric a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold. TheStreet Ratings rates General Electric as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its increase in stock price during the past year, expanding profit margins and notable return on equity. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. Get the full General Electric Ratings Report now. 3x UPSIDE POTENTIAL: TheStreet Quant Ratings has identified a handful of stocks that can potentially TRIPLE in the next 12-months. Learn more. If you are interested in one of these 5 stocks, ETFs may be of interest. Investors who are bullish on the industrial industry could consider SPDR Dow Jones Industrial Average ( DIA) while those bearish on the industrial industry could consider ProShares UltraShort Industrials ( SIJ).