General Dynamics Corporation (GD)

NYSE: GD · IEX Real-Time Price · USD
+0.13 (0.06%)
Feb 3, 2023, 4:00 PM EST - Market closed
Market Cap 63.57B
Revenue (ttm) 38.85B
Net Income (ttm) 3.35B
Shares Out 274.55M
EPS (ttm) 12.01
PE Ratio 19.28
Forward PE 17.79
Dividend $4.97 (2.15%)
Ex-Dividend Date Jan 19, 2023
Volume 1,355,506
Open 233.73
Previous Close 231.41
Day's Range 230.95 - 234.87
52-Week Range 207.42 - 256.86
Beta 0.86
Analysts Buy
Price Target 281.72 (+21.67%)
Earnings Date Jan 25, 2023

About GD

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. The Marine Systems segment designs and builds nuclear-powered submarines, surface combatants, and auxiliary ships for the United States Navy and Jo... [Read more]

Sector Industrials
Founded 2019
Employees 103,100
Stock Exchange NYSE
Ticker Symbol GD
Full Company Profile

Financial Performance

In 2021, GD's revenue was $38.47 billion, an increase of 1.43% compared to the previous year's $37.93 billion. Earnings were $3.26 billion, an increase of 2.84%.

Financial Statements

Analyst Forecast

According to 31 analysts, the average rating for GD stock is "Buy." The 12-month stock price forecast is $281.72, which is an increase of 21.67% from the latest price.

Price Target
(21.67% upside)
Analyst Consensus: Buy
Stock Forecasts


General Dynamics Elects Richard Clarke to Board of Directors

RESTON, Va. , Feb. 3, 2023 /PRNewswire/ -- General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) announced today that its board of directors has elected Richard Clarke to be a director of the corporation.

1 day ago - PRNewsWire

How To Invest In Defense Stocks To Capitalize On U.S. Government Spending In 2023

The U.S. government spends more on defense than any other country, making its defense companies an opportunity for investors.

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2 days ago - Forbes

General Dynamics (GD) Wins $481.6M Deal for Prophet Detector

General Dynamics' (GD) business unit clinches a $481.6-million deal for the sustainment of Prophet Enhanced detecting systems.

4 days ago - Zacks Investment Research

3 Aerospace-Defense Stocks to Watch as Air Traffic Prospects Look Bright

Improving air traffic and stable defense budget are likely to aid aerospace-defense stocks' growth, amid appreciating U.S. dollar impact. You may keep an eye on LMT, EADSY & GD.

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4 days ago - Zacks Investment Research

General Dynamics (GD) Arm Wins Deal to Support Abrams Tank

General Dynamics' (GD) business unit clinches a $47.6-million contract to provide technical support for Abrams main battle tanks.

1 week ago - Zacks Investment Research

General Dynamics (GD) Q4 Earnings: How Key Metrics Compare to Wall Street Estimates

While the top- and bottom-line numbers for General Dynamics (GD) give a sense of how the business performed in the quarter ended December 2022, it could be worth looking at how some of its key metrics...

1 week ago - Zacks Investment Research

General Dynamics' (GD) Q4 Earnings Top, Revenues Rise Y/Y

General Dynamics' (GD) Q4 revenues of $10,851 million beat the Zacks Consensus Estimate of $10,674 million by 1.7%. Revenues also improve 5.4% from the year-ago quarter.

1 week ago - Zacks Investment Research

General Dynamics (GD) Surpasses Q4 Earnings and Revenue Estimates

General Dynamics (GD) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of 1.42% and 1.66%, respectively, for the quarter ended December 2022. Do the numbers hold clues to what lies ahead for the stock?

1 week ago - Zacks Investment Research

General Dynamics beats profit estimates on strong demand for weapons

U.S. defense contractor General Dynamics Corp on Wednesday beat Wall Street estimates for fourth-quarter profit, as its unit that produces Abrams tanks and combat systems benefited from higher demand ...

1 week ago - Reuters

General Dynamics Reports Fourth-Quarter and Full-Year 2022 Financial Results

Fourth-quarter net earnings of $992 million, diluted EPS of $3.58, on $10.9 billion in revenue Full-year net earnings of $3.4 billion, diluted EPS of $12.19, on $39.4 billion in revenue Record-high ba...

1 week ago - PRNewsWire

Solid Sales Performance to Aid General Dynamics (GD) Q4 Earnings

General Dynamics' (GD) Q4 results are likely to reflect solid sales performance across most of its segments, outweighing headwinds like supply-chain disruption, labor shortage and inflation.

2 weeks ago - Zacks Investment Research

First Patient Dosed in CANbridge Pharmaceuticals CAN103 Phase 2 Trial for the Treatment of Gaucher Disease in China

BEIJING & BURLINGTON, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--CANbridge Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (1228.HK), a global biopharmaceutical company, with a foundation in China, committed to the research, development and co...

2 weeks ago - Business Wire

Here's Why General Dynamics (GD) is a Strong Value Stock

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2 weeks ago - Zacks Investment Research

General Dynamics to Webcast 2022 Fourth-Quarter and Full-Year Financial Results Conference Call

RESTON, Va. , Jan. 6, 2023 /PRNewswire/ -- General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) will webcast its fourth-quarter and full-year 2022 financial results conference call on Wednesday, January 25, beginning at 9 a.m...

1 month ago - PRNewsWire

General Dynamics Electric Boat Awarded $5.1 billion by U.S. Navy for Columbia-Class Submarines

GROTON, Conn. , Dec. 21, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- General Dynamics Electric Boat announced today the U.S. Navy has awarded a $5.1-billion modification of the previously awarded Columbia Integrated Product...

1 month ago - PRNewsWire

In Times of Conflict, Defense Wins Championships

Throughout history, times of war have proven to be a stimulus to defense contractors. Today we will explore which names stand to benefit the most.

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1 month ago - Zacks Investment Research

General Dynamics Appoints Aiken as Executive Vice President and CFO; Marzilli to Retire

RESTON, Va. , Dec. 19, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) announced today that it has appointed chief financial officer Jason Aiken as executive vice president of the Technologies segmen...

1 month ago - PRNewsWire

Like Dividends? 3 Aristocrats Worthy of Consideration

Dividend Aristocrats are top-tier investments for those focusing on income, as these companies have successfully upped their dividend payouts for a minimum of 25 consecutive years.

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1 month ago - Zacks Investment Research

We Are the Champions: 3 Dividend Growers Wall Street Loves

A way to gain exposure to dividend growers is to invest in a handful of companies across sectors. These are a few of the names research firms like the most.

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1 month ago - MarketBeat

The 7 Hottest Defense Stocks to Own for 2023 and Beyond

A year ago, the outlook was unclear for some of the hottest defense stocks. The U.S. had just pulled its troops out of Afghanistan, and analysts were pointing to a potential period of isolationism.

1 month ago - InvestorPlace

General Dynamics Board Declares Dividend

RESTON, Va. , Dec. 7, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The board of directors of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) today declared a regular quarterly dividend of $1.26 per share on the company's common stock, payable F...

2 months ago - PRNewsWire

This Defense Company Appears To Be A Better Pick Over Textron Stock

We believe that General Dynamics stock (NYSE: GD), an aerospace & defense company, is currently a better pick than Textron stock (NYSE: TXTXT) despite being the more expensive of the two, trading at...

2 months ago - Forbes

General Dynamics (GD) Up 1.7% Since Last Earnings Report: Can It Continue?

General Dynamics (GD) reported earnings 30 days ago. What's next for the stock?

2 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

General Dynamics (GD) Wins $147M Deal for Stryker Vehicle

General Dynamics' (GD) Land System business unit is a prime contractor of land combat vehicles like Stryker, for which the company recently won a $147 million deal

2 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

General Dynamics (GD) Wins Contract to Support Submarines

General Dynamics (GD) is going to provide reactor plant planning yard support for nuclear-powered submarines.

2 months ago - Zacks Investment Research