The General Electric stock fund symbol is GE, according to the company's official website. The company opened in 1892 and promotes new technologies through acquisition or development, states Nasdaq. General Electric is a diversified industrial company that has a large-value stock style and direct investments, notes Morningstar.
For more than 100 years, General Electric has paid a dividend each quarter, notes the company's official website. The company trades on several indices, such as Dow Jones Industrial, Fortune 500 Industrial, S&P 100 Industrial Conglomerates Index and DJ US Diversified Industrials. The company has a range of products and services, such as household appliance, aircraft engines, medical imaging and financial products, states Nasdaq.