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...respond to an e-mail from The Associated Press.France backs GE's offer for companyPARIS - U.S. conglomerate General Electric Co. looked set Friday to win its months-long fight to acquire the power generation business of France's Alstom...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-06-20/business-news
Caterpillar cuts 2012 guidance, says growth won't pick up until 2nd half of 2013

...rapid growth, and we're not predicting a global recession," Chairman and CEO Doug Oberhelman said.On Friday, General Electric Co. CEO Jeffrey Immelt said he's expecting economic conditions next year to be similar to this year. Most regions...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2012-10-22/caterpillar-cuts-2012-guid
Stocks rise ahead of earnings season; Lufkin soars on GE bid

...P 500.Lufkin Industries, an oilfield equipment maker, surged $24.03, or 38 percent, to $87.96 after General Electric Co. agreed to buy the company for $3 billion. GE wants to bolster its oil and gas operations. Its stock rose 19...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2013-04-08/stocks-rise-ahead-earnings-season-l
Comcast to buy GE's stake in NBCUniversal for $16.7 billion, years early

...nation's largest cable TV operator with 22 million subscribers.Comcast had bought the stake in NBCUniversal from General Electric Co. for $6.2 billion in cash and contributed its pay TV networks such as E! and The Golf Channel worth $7.25...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-02-12/comcast-buy-ges-stake-nbcu
FCC chief seeks to set conditions for Comcast

...in an appropriate way."Comcast is seeking government approval to buy a 51 percent stake in NBC Universal from General Electric Co. for $13.8 billion in cash and assets.The combination would give the nation's largest cable TV company control...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2010-12-23/fcc-chief-seeks-set-condit
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Plan your week

...DecemberON WALL STREET Wall Street is facing its first blitz of fourth-quarter earnings, with Bank of America Corp., General Electric Co. and Apple Inc. among the industry titans slated to report in coming days.With the U.S. financial markets...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2011-01-16/plan-your-week
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Comcast-NBC deal cleared by regulators

...industry landscape.Comcast is buying a 51 percent stake in NBC Universal, home of the NBC television network, from General Electric Co. for $13.8 billion in cash and assets.The Justice Department and five state attorneys general said Tuesday...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2011-01-18/comcast-nbc-deal-cleared-r
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...area with 11 branches and $494 million in deposits.GE improves income in lending, industry armsNEW YORK --- General Electric Co. said Friday that fourth-quarter net income increased 52 percent as the company made more money in both its lending...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2011-01-21/business-news
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Comcast 4Q profit, revenue rise

...billion from $35.76 billion.Comcast took a 51 percent stake in NBC Universal last month by paying majority owner General Electric Co. $6.2 billion in cash and contributing its pay TV channels such as E! Entertainment Television and The Golf...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2011-02-16/comcast-4q-profit-revenue-
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Across the region

...The city of Greenville is hoping to become a model of energy efficiency.The city is talking with corporate giant General Electric Co. about electric car fleets, hybrid water heaters, LED lights and downtown upgrades as part of an energy sustainability...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/2011-02-28/across-region
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