Back to top

Analyst Blog

This page is temporarily not available.  Please check later as it should be available shortly. If you have any questions, please email customer support at or call 800-767-3771 ext.  9339.

GE Foundation, a part of General Electric Company (GE - Analyst Report), along with GE Corporate Diversity Council recently announced $500,000 in grants to two community health care centers in Minneapolis, Minn.

The fund is part of Developing Health plan, which is a partnership between GE Corporate Citizenship and the GE Corporate Diversity Council. Its main focus is to upgrade the medical infrastructure and provide better patient care to underserved communities across the globe. Each center will receive grants totaling to $250,000 over a period of two years.

GE’s Developing Health program continues to support primary care with investment reaching $38.9 million for 108 health centers since its inception in Oct 2009. This program is in sync with GE’s Developing Health Globally initiative to reduce costs, improve quality and increase access to health care on a global scale.

The two health centers, Neighborhood HealthSource – Fremont Clinic and Southside Community Health Services, Inc. – Southside Medical Clinic, aims to use the grant to improve the health care facilities in the respective regions and enhance their resources. The funding will be used to access primary care for the unprivileged patients in the region.

GE Foundation focuses on areas such as health, education, the environment and disaster relief and is primarily responsible for the corporate social responsibility initiatives of its parent company General Electric. Serving over 100 million customers worldwide, General Electric is one of the most diversified technologies and financial service corporations in the world. Its segments include Power & Water, Oil & Gas, Energy Management, Aviation, Healthcare, Transportation, Home & Business Solutions, and GE Capital.

General Electric currently has a Zacks Rank #3 (Hold). Other stocks that look promising in the industry and are worth a look now include Honeywell International Inc (HON - Analyst Report), ITT Corporation (ITT - Analyst Report) and Compass Diversified Holdings (CODI - Snapshot Report), each carrying a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy).

Please login to or register to post a comment.

New to Zacks?

Start Here

Zacks Investment Research


Are you a new Zacks Member or a visitor to

Top Zacks Features

Learn more

Start for as little as $4.50 per trade.

My Portfolio Tracker

Is it Time to Sell?

One of the most important steps you can take today is to set up your portfolio tracker on Once you do, you'll be notified of major events affecting your stocks and/or funds with daily email alerts.

More Zacks Resources

Zacks Rank Home - Evaluate your stocks and use the Zacks Rank to eliminate the losers and keep the winners.

Mutual Fund Rank Home - Evaluate your funds with the Mutual Fund Rank for both your personal and retirement funds.

Stock/Mutual Fund Screening - Find better stocks and mutual funds. The ones most likely to beat the market and provide a positive return.

My Portfolio - Track your Portfolio and find out where your stocks/mutual funds stack up with the Zacks Rank.

Zacks #1 Rank Top Movers for Zacks #1 Rank Top Movers

Company Symbol Price %Chg
DIXIE GRP IN DXYN 15.84 +7.90%
BOFI HLDG IN BOFI 85.30 +4.97%
RAMBUS INC RMBS 12.31 +4.41%
VIPSHOP HOLD VIPS 148.73 +4.35%
NETFLIX INC NFLX 345.74 +4.32%