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Last $149.50 USD
Change Today -0.78 / -0.52%
Volume 299.2K
GD On Other Exchanges
Symbol
Exchange
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As of 11:53 AM 07/31/15 All times are local (Market data is delayed by at least 15 minutes).

general dynamics corp (GD) Snapshot

Open
$150.56
Previous Close
$150.28
Day High
$150.64
Day Low
$149.50
52 Week High
07/29/15 - $153.40
52 Week Low
08/7/14 - $114.10
Market Cap
48.3B
Average Volume 10 Days
1.8M
EPS TTM
$8.65
Shares Outstanding
322.7M
EX-Date
06/30/15
P/E TM
17.3x
Dividend
$2.76
Dividend Yield
1.75%
Current Stock Chart for GENERAL DYNAMICS CORP (GD)

general dynamics corp (GD) Details

General Dynamics Corporation operates as aerospace and defense company worldwide. It operates through four business groups: Aerospace; Combat Systems; Information Systems and Technology; and Marine Systems. The Aerospace group designs, manufactures, and outfits business-jet aircrafts; provides aircraft services, such as maintenance, repair work, fixed-based operations, and aircraft management services; and performs aircraft completions for aircraft. The Combat Systems group is involved in the systems engineering, spanning design, development, manufacture, and support of military vehicles, weapons systems, and munitions. This group’s product lines include wheeled combat and tactical vehicles; main battle tanks and tracked combat vehicles; weapons systems and munitions; and maintenance and logistics support and sustainment services. The Information Systems and Technology group provides technologies, products, and services that support a range of military, federal/civilian, and commercial information-system needs. This group offers information technology solutions and mission support services; secure communications systems; command and control solutions; signals and information collection, processing, and distribution systems; imagery sensors; and cyber security, information assurance, and encryption products, systems, and services. The Marine Systems group designs, builds, and supports submarines and surface ships for the U.S. Navy and Jones Act ships for commercial customers. This group offers nuclear-powered submarines, surface combatants, auxiliary and combat-logistics ships, and commercial product carriers and containerships; and provides design and engineering support services, as well as overhaul, repair, and lifecycle support services. The company was founded in 1899 and is based in Falls Church, Virginia.

99,500 Employees
Last Reported Date: 02/9/15
Founded in 1899

general dynamics corp (GD) Top Compensated Officers

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Total Annual Compensation: $5.8M
Chief Financial Officer and Senior Vice Presi...
Total Annual Compensation: $1.2M
Executive Vice President of the Marine System...
Total Annual Compensation: $1.6M
Executive Vice President of Combat Systems
Total Annual Compensation: $1.2M
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

general dynamics corp (GD) Key Developments

General Dynamics Corporation Reports Unaudited Consolidated Earnings Results for the Second Quarter and Six Months Ended June 30, 2015; Revised Earnings Guidance for the Year 2015

General Dynamics Corporation reported unaudited consolidated earnings results for the second quarter and six months ended June 30, 2015. For the quarter, the company reported revenues of $7,882 million against $7,474 million a year ago. Operating earnings were $1,081 million against $949 million a year ago. Earnings before income tax were $1,061 million against $925 million a year ago. Earnings from continuing operations were $752 million or $2.27 per diluted share against $646 million or $1.88 per diluted share a year ago. Net earnings were $752 million or $2.27 per diluted share against $646 million or $1.58 per diluted share a year ago. For the six months, the company reported revenues of $15,666 million against $14,739 million a year ago. Operating earnings were $2,108 million against $1,823 million a year ago. Earnings before income tax were $2,070 million against $1,778 million a year ago. Earnings from continuing operations were $1,468 million or $4.41 per diluted share against $1,242 million or $3.60 per diluted share a year ago. Net earnings were $1,468 million or $4.41 per diluted share against $1,136 million or $3.29 per diluted share a year ago. Net cash provided by operating activities was $1,348 million against $1,294 million a year ago. Capital expenditures were $190 million against $162 million a year ago. Book value per share as at June 30, 2015 was $34.94 compared to $39.24 in the second quarter of 2014. The company is increasing 2015 full-year EPS guidance for continuing operations from $8.05 - $8.10 to $8.70 - $8.80.

General Dynamics Wins $20 Million Contract Modification to Upgrade U.S. Navy's Submarine Weapons Systems

General Dynamics won a contract modification valued at $20 million to modernize the U.S. Navy's submarine tactical weapons systems. Under the terms of the award, General Dynamics will upgrade the AN/BYG-1 Weapons Control System (WCS) Technology Insertion and Advanced Processing Build software, which are being used by the U.S. Navy and Royal Australian Navy submarines.

General Dynamics Opens New Armoured Fighting Vehicle Assembly, Integration and Testing Facility in South Wales

General Dynamics is opening a new Armoured Fighting Vehicle (AFV) Assembly, Integration and Testing (AIT) facility in South Wales.

 

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