Earnings General Electric 1Q performance beats analysts' expectations Updated : April 20, 2018 06:16 PM IST The conglomerate booked a charge of $1.5 billion due to a settlement related to its former subprime mortgage business. A year earlier it lost $117 million, or a penny per share. General Electric Co. maintained its full-year earnings forecast of $1 to $1.07 per share. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.