General Electric Earnings from continuing operations rose to $858 million
General Electric reported a 1 percent decline in quarterly revenue, hurt by lower sales in its oil and gas and lighting businesses.Article continues below READ MORE Microsoft Q1 2018 revenue up 12 percent
GE revenue falls 1 percent, EPS up 10 cents
Staff Writer | Friday April 21, 2017 9:53AM ET
However, earnings from continuing operations attributable to GE shareholders rose to $858 million in the first quarter ended March 31, from $248 million a year earlier.
Earnings per share from continuing operations rose to 10 cents from 3 cents.
Total revenue fell to $27.66 billion from $27.85 billion.
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