GE (GE) "does not anticipate any significant operational or funding impacts from this change,"...

|By:, SA News Editor

GE (GE) "does not anticipate any significant operational or funding impacts from this change," it says after S&P's downgrade. "We are prepared to fund the Company as a Double-A, but we will continue to run GE with the disciplines of a Triple-A company." GE +10.2% to $9.36. It's up 41% over the past week.