• GE loses century-old spot in the Dow

    4 monthes ago - By Reuters

    After more than 100 years as a Dow component, General Electric is losing its spot in the closely-watched marquee stock market index and will be replaced by drug store chain Walgreens Boots Alliance.
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  • Dow-ned but not out: Expulsion no body blow for GE shareholders

    4 monthes ago - By Reuters

    General Electric Co's expulsion from the elite Dow Jones Industrial Average may be a bitter pill to swallow for shareholders, but it could be little more than a publicity blow for investors in the 126-year-old struggling U.S. conglomerate.
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  • Dow Jones Drops GE, A Member Of The Original Industrial Average In 1896

    Dow Jones Drops GE, A Member Of The Original Industrial Average In 1896

    4 monthes ago - By NPR

    As recently as 2005, according to Reuters, General Electric was the most valuable publicly traded company in the United States. It will be replaced by the parent company of Walgreens pharmacies.
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  • GE Kicked out the Dow

    GE Kicked out the Dow

    4 monthes ago - By Crossing Wall Street

    Dow Jones announced this afternoon that General Electric is being removed from the Dow Jones Industrial Average for Walgreens Boots Alliance .
    This isn't completely unexpected. Here's me three years ago:
    I have to wonder how much longer GE will be in the Dow.
    - Eddy Elfenbein April 10, 2015
    GE simply doesn't make up much of the Dow. The stock closed today at $12.99. That means it makes up about 100 points in the Dow, which is currently at 24,700. The average Dow stock makes up over 800 points in the index.
    GE has been a Dow member for over 110 years. On November 7, 1907, General Electric...
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