A Big Week for General Electric: Abu Dhabi and Mary Schapiro

In the following video, Motley Fool industrials analyst Blake Bos discusses a Monday full of news for General Electric and its investors. He talks about a $500 million contract the company secured with the Emirates Aluminum Smelter Complex in Abu Dhabi, and he takes a look at Mary Schapiro, who has just been nominated to GE's board of directors.

For GE, the recent financial crisis struck a blow, but management took advantage of the market's dip to make strategic bets in energy. If you're a GE investor, you need to understand how these bets could drive this company to become the world's infrastructure leader. At the same time, you need to be aware of the threats to GE's portfolio. To help, we're offering comprehensive coverage for investors in a premium report on General Electric, in which our industrials analyst breaks down GE's multiple businesses. You'll find reasons to buy or sell GE today. To get started, click here now.

The article A Big Week for General Electric: Abu Dhabi and Mary Schapiro originally appeared on Fool.com.

Blake Bos has no position in any stocks mentioned. The Motley Fool owns shares of General Electric. Try any of our Foolish newsletter services free for 30 days. We Fools don't all hold the same opinions, but we all believe that considering a diverse range of insights makes us better investors. The Motley Fool has a disclosure policy.

Copyright © 1995 - 2013 The Motley Fool, LLC. All rights reserved. The Motley Fool has a disclosure policy.

Read Full Story