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General Dynamics NYSE:GD Stock Report

Last Price

US$218.67

Market Cap

US$59.9b

7D

-4.6%

1Y

10.9%

Updated

27 Sep, 2022

Data

Company Financials +
GD fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Valuation5/6
Future Growth2/6
Past Performance3/6
Financial Health4/6
Dividends5/6

GD Stock Overview

General Dynamics Corporation operates as an aerospace and defense company worldwide.

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Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for General Dynamics
Historical stock prices
Current Share PriceUS$218.67
52 Week HighUS$254.99
52 Week LowUS$188.64
Beta0.85
1 Month Change-5.99%
3 Month Change-0.28%
1 Year Change10.94%
3 Year Change22.36%
5 Year Change3.87%
Change since IPO3,755.34%

Recent News & Updates

Sep 16

General Dynamics awarded $133.17M contract by U.S. Army

General Dynamics (NYSE:GD) was awarded a $133.17M firm-fixed-price contract for MK80 series general purpose tritonal bomb components. Work locations and funding will be determined with each order, with an estimated completion date of Dec. 31, 2023. U.S. Army Contracting is the contracting activity.

Aug 23

General Dynamics to compete for $372M U. S. Army contract

Day and Zimmermann and General Dynamics Ordnance and Tactical Systems (NYSE:GD), Quebec, Canada will compete for each order of the $372.59M firm-fixed-price contract to load, assemble and package high-explosive mortar cartridges. Bids were solicited via the internet with three received. Work locations and funding will be determined with each order, with an estimated completion date of Aug. 18, 2027. U.S. Army Contracting Command is the contracting activity.

Aug 16
General Dynamics Corporation's (NYSE:GD) Intrinsic Value Is Potentially 46% Above Its Share Price

General Dynamics Corporation's (NYSE:GD) Intrinsic Value Is Potentially 46% Above Its Share Price

Today we will run through one way of estimating the intrinsic value of General Dynamics Corporation ( NYSE:GD ) by...

Aug 11

General Dynamics secures $236.18M Navy contract modification

General Dynamics (NYSE:GD) was awarded a $236.18M modification to a previously awarded contract for engineering, technical, design agent, and planning yard support for operational strategic and attack submarines. Work is expected to be completed by September 2023. FY22 other procurement funding in the amount of $5.55M will be obligated at time of award and will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The Naval Sea Systems Command is the contracting activity.

Shareholder Returns

GDUS Aerospace & DefenseUS Market
7D-4.6%-5.3%-5.8%
1Y10.9%-1.5%-22.1%

Return vs Industry: GD exceeded the US Aerospace & Defense industry which returned -1.2% over the past year.

Return vs Market: GD exceeded the US Market which returned -23.7% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is GD's price volatile compared to industry and market?
GD volatility
GD Average Weekly Movement3.1%
Aerospace & Defense Industry Average Movement6.4%
Market Average Movement6.9%
10% most volatile stocks in US Market15.7%
10% least volatile stocks in US Market2.8%

Stable Share Price: GD is less volatile than 75% of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 3% a week.

Volatility Over Time: GD's weekly volatility (3%) has been stable over the past year.

About the Company

FoundedEmployeesCEOWebsite
1899103,100Phebe Novakovichttps://www.gd.com

General Dynamics Corporation operates as an aerospace and defense company worldwide. It operates through four segments: Aerospace, Marine Systems, Combat Systems, and Technologies. The Aerospace segment designs, manufactures, and sells business jets; and offers aircraft maintenance and repair, management, charter, aircraft-on-ground support and completion, staffing, and fixed-base operator services.

General Dynamics Corporation Fundamentals Summary

How do General Dynamics's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
GD fundamental statistics
Market CapUS$59.85b
Earnings (TTM)US$3.31b
Revenue (TTM)US$38.44b

18.1x

P/E Ratio

1.6x

P/S Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
GD income statement (TTM)
RevenueUS$38.44b
Cost of RevenueUS$31.92b
Gross ProfitUS$6.52b
Other ExpensesUS$3.21b
EarningsUS$3.31b

Last Reported Earnings

Jul 03, 2022

Next Earnings Date

n/a

Earnings per share (EPS)12.09
Gross Margin16.97%
Net Profit Margin8.61%
Debt/Equity Ratio66.1%

How did GD perform over the long term?

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Dividends

2.3%

Current Dividend Yield

41%

Payout Ratio

Does GD pay a reliable dividends?

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When do you need to buy GD by to receive an upcoming dividend?
General Dynamics dividend dates
Ex Dividend DateOct 06 2022
Dividend Pay DateNov 10 2022
Days until Ex dividend8 days
Days until Dividend pay date43 days

Does GD pay a reliable dividends?

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