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It’s Almost Like the Shocking GE Short Thesis Never Happened

  • Website promoting GE short call is no longer functioning
  • Upcoming GE earnings conference call may provide more answers
Harry Markopolos
Harry MarkopolosPhotographer: Daniel Acker/Bloomberg

It has been a little over two months since General Electric Co. shares plunged to an 11-year low after prominent financial examiner Harry Markopolos accused the company of accounting fraud. Yet, despite the strong initial reaction, it seems the market has largely shrugged off the allegations.

GE shares have barely moved and the documentation surrounding the call appears to have disappeared.