For 2015 the consensus of the earnings per share of General Electric is at profit of 1,5 dollars. Based on this the price/earnings-ratio equals 20,77.
The consensus of the dividends per share is at 93 cents. Consequently the dividend return is around 2,99 percent. On average the stocks in this sector yield a dividend return of around 1,07 percent.
The stocks Batenburg , TKH Groep and Resilux in the sector The diversified industrials sector have the most buy recommendations. The 3 most recent recommendations for the diversified industrials sector were provided by Dolmen (buy, without target price), Independent Research (buy, 35,00 dollars) and Citigroup (buy, without target price).
General Electric 's book value/price equals 0,46. The diversified industrials sector now trades at a Shiller PE of 19.72. The stock now trades at 31,15 dollars. This equals 21 times the 2014's earnings per share.