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U.S. Day Ahead: GE's Immelt has to wow investors

Thursday, July 19, 2012 - 02:44

July 19 - The pressure is on CEO Jeff Immelt when General Electric releases results in the morning thanks to its smaller rivals smashing earnings forecasts.

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I'm -- animal when General Electric releases earnings in the morning thanks to its smaller competitor -- Rivals like Honeywell and Textron have smashed earnings forecast and initially attaching a rocket engine to their shares involved would really like something that. -- anemic stock is filling wishing any twenty dollar range that's down almost 50% from went and took control of the company 2001. But Reuters correspondent Scotland's as the CEO have a few tricks up -- -- First stop -- does not buy that. That's coming and he doesn't the Federal Reserve -- capital -- can return some of its profits to the parent company. Beyond that he is really riding the North American energy invested heavily in that sector. And it's been a big proper driver of the company. Beyond that she does seem pretty good growth in China despite the fact that economy has slowed its pace of growth from where it was a couple of years ago. We'll you -- good indicator about how much of a drag the eurozone debt crisis has event and attention to -- -- results before the bell. You play conservative group is based in Wisconsin body get 60% of its sales from here up and it has a lot of business especially France. Earnings are set to be down from a year ago thanks to the dollar's strength against the hero. That's huge headwind for other US companies like Coca-Cola and develop more. No way it's been a rocky week for corporate America the number of firms topping expectations it's fallen well below the average. Because of problems with Europe and China. We'll see if that trend continues with Friday's backs. For the other -- Baker Hughes and Schlumberger. And Xerox reports. Your -- consumer staples not off materials and is now leading the earnings scorecard and see costs go Walgreens and General Mills. We'll superhero geeks everywhere get ready for that man the Dark Knight rises that's out in the US on Friday. It cost fifteen million dollars to me. What it actually costs for you to come back and well here's some highlights according to the website sent him. When he can't other blacks great pains to give the Dark Knight effect would be a near 122. Dollars. This you bring into training at sixty dollars for our white costs roughly 75 grand forty year. And Kevlar by -- body armor would be a whopping 300000. Dollars the total prize fighting -- two point eight million dollars. That being able to walk around looking all dark and sinister. And for more on cape crusader by the average check out our liberators YouTube channel at -- dot com slash writers TV. Can't get enough of insider well follow us on Twitter -- prayer is that insider. I'm pretty mom this is greater.

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U.S. Day Ahead: GE's Immelt has to wow investors

Thursday, July 19, 2012 - 02:44