General Electric pays out quarterly dividends to owners of its stock, according to NASDAQ. NASDAQ publishes a dividend history report for General Electric on its website that shows that dates of historical dividend payouts to GE stockholders.
On the dividend history page for GE located on NASDAQ's website, information about each payout is listed in a table for quick reference. The table includes the effective date for each payout, the type of payout and the cash amount. It also includes the dates pertinent to the dividend history, including dates for declaration of dividends, record dates and payment dates. Dividend history is provided retroactive to 2000, according to NASDAQ.