NEW YORK, NY - MARCH 11: Roger Goodell, commissioner of the National Football League (NFL), speaks at a news conference March 11, 2013 New York City. Goodell and GE CEO Jeff Immelt introduce an initiative and research program to study concussions in an effort to improve the safety of professional football players.
This announcement is consistent with our goal to reduce the overall size of GE Capital and for it to return significant cash to GE
Our equipment orders were strong in the quarter, growing 10%, with oil and gas orders up 24%, and aviation up 47% ... In growth markets, equipment and service orders grew 17%. We ended the quarter with our biggest backlog in history.More quotes »
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