Description: General Electric Co. raised its dividend and re-started a $15 billion share-buyback program Friday as the conglomerate cited progress in its effort to recover from the financial crisis.
Questions for discussion:
- Summarize the financial changes at GE?
- Do you think managementâ€™s decisions are wise or would you advise doing something else?
- Would you expect this news to influence the general stock market?
- If so, explain how and why you would expect the market to respond.