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Holding back the Dow today is General Electric (NYSE: GE), which is lagging the broader Dow index with a 28-cent decline (-1.1%) bringing the stock to $25.52. This single loss is lowering the Dow Jones Industrial Average by 2.19 points or roughly accounting for 19.9% of the Dow's overall loss. Volume for General Electric currently sits at 4.5 million shares traded vs. an average daily trading volume of 29.1 million shares.General Electric has a market cap of $257.57 billion and is part of the industrial goods sector and industrial industry. Shares are down 7.9% year-to-date as of Friday's close. The stock's dividend yield sits at 3.4%. General Electric Company operates as an infrastructure and financial services company worldwide. TheStreet Ratings rates General Electric as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, reasonable valuation levels, growth in earnings per share and increase in net income. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had generally high debt management risk by most measures that we evaluated.
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