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General Dynamics is an aerospace and defense company that offers a portfolio of products and services in business aviation, combat vehicles, weapons systems and munitions, information technology services, command, control, communications, computers, intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (C4ISR) solutions, and shipbuilding and ship repair. The company operates in five business segments: Aerospace, Combat Systems, Information Technology, Mission Systems, and Marine Systems. The Aerospace segment designs, manufactures, and supports advanced business-jet aircraft. The Combat Systems segment offers combat vehicles, weapons systems, and munitions primarily for government customers. The Information Technology segment provides technology solutions and mission services to the defense, intelligence, and federal civilian markets. The Mission Systems segment delivers mission-critical C4ISR products and systems. The Marine Systems segment designs and builds nuclear-powered submarines, surface combatants, and auxiliary and combat-logistics ships as well as ships for commercial customers.

TypePublic
Founded1952
HQFalls Church, US
Websitegd.com

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2019)102,900(-2%)
Job Openings3,397
Revenue (FY, 2019)$39.4 B(+9%)
Share Price (May 2020)$130.9 (-1%)

Key People/Management at General Dynamics

Phebe Novakovic

Phebe Novakovic

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Jason W. Aiken

Jason W. Aiken

Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
Daniel G. Clare

Daniel G. Clare

Vice President, Chief Financial Officer, Gulfstream
Gregory S. Gallopoulos

Gregory S. Gallopoulos

Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary
Christopher Marzilli

Christopher Marzilli

Executive Vice President, Information Technology and Mission Systems
Mark M. Malcolm

Mark M. Malcolm

Director and Chair, Audit Committee
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General Dynamics Office Locations

General Dynamics has offices in Falls Church and Blackwood
Falls Church, US (HQ)
2941 Fairview Park Dr #100
Blackwood, GB
Bryn Brithdir, Oakdale Business Park
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General Dynamics Financials and Metrics

General Dynamics Revenue

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General Dynamics's revenue was reported to be $39.35 b in FY, 2019 which is a 8.7% increase from the previous period.
USD

Revenue (Q1, 2020)

8.7b

Net income (Q1, 2020)

706.0m

EBIT (Q1, 2020)

941.0m

Market capitalization (15-May-2020)

37.6b

Closing stock price (15-May-2020)

130.9

Cash (29-Mar-2020)

5.3b

EV

50.3b
General Dynamics's current market capitalization is $37.6 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Revenue

31.5b31.4b31.0b36.2b39.4b

Revenue growth, %

2%0%(1%)17%9%

Cost of goods sold

25.3b25.1b24.8b29.5b32.3b

Gross profit

6.1b6.2b6.2b6.7b7.1b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020

Revenue

7.7b7.7b7.7b7.4b7.7b7.6b7.5b9.2b9.1b9.3b9.6b9.8b8.7b

Cost of goods sold

6.2b6.1b6.2b5.9b6.1b6.0b6.0b7.5b7.4b7.6b7.9b8.0b

Gross profit

1.5b1.6b1.5b1.5b1.6b1.6b1.5b1.7b1.7b1.6b1.7b1.8b

Gross profit Margin, %

20%20%20%20%20%21%21%18%19%18%18%18%
Annual
USDFY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Cash

2.8b2.3b3.0b963.0m902.0m

Accounts Receivable

3.4b3.6b3.6b3.8b3.5b

Inventories

3.4b3.5b5.3b6.0b6.3b

Current Assets

14.6b15.4b18.3b18.2b19.8b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020

Cash

1.9b1.9b2.3b2.2b1.9b2.7b4.3b1.9b1.0b673.0m702.0m974.0m5.3b

Accounts Receivable

3.7b3.5b3.5b3.5b3.7b3.4b3.8b3.9b3.7b3.7b3.7b3.5b3.5b

Inventories

3.5b3.5b3.7b5.8b5.8b5.8b5.5b5.9b6.2b6.2b6.5b6.6b6.9b

Current Assets

14.2b14.4b15.3b16.6b17.1b18.1b20.5b19.8b20.0b18.9b19.6b20.2b24.7b
USDY, 2020

EV/EBIT

53.4 x

EV/CFO

-75.5 x

Financial Leverage

4.1 x
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General Dynamics Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
CSRAApril 03, 2018$9.75 b
Bluefin Robotics CorporationFebruary 22, 2016
Applied Physical SciencesDecember 21, 2012
Open Kernel LabsSeptember 10, 2012
Gayston Corporation - Defense OperationsAugust 27, 2012
Fidelis CybersecurityAugust 20, 2012
Earl Industries - Ship Repair and Coatings DivisionJune 29, 2012
IPWirelessMay 10, 2012$150 m
Force ProtectionDecember 20, 2011
Metro Machine coOctober 31, 2011
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General Dynamics Revenue Breakdown

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General Dynamics revenue breakdown by business segment: 17.6% from Information Technology, 10.3% from Mission Systems, 19.2% from Marine Systems, 17.6% from Information Systems and Technology, 14.7% from Combat Systems and 20.5% from Aerospace

General Dynamics revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 7.1% from Europe, 83.4% from North America and 9.4% from Other

Human Capital Metrics

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General Dynamics Online and Social Media Presence

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General Dynamics News and Updates

Stocks This Week: Buy General Dynamics And Omnicom Group

The weekly and monthly cycles have bottomed and it appears that Thursday’s decline was a washout low.

Daily Dividend Report: General Dynamics, Hess, Verizon Communications, Amgen, Philip Morris

Daily Dividend Report: General Dynamics, Hess, Verizon Communications, Amgen, Philip Morris

Stocks This Week: Sell Short General Dynamics And Incyte And Buy General Electric

The current decline is likely to extend into mid-March.

General Dynamics Elects John Stratton to Board of Directors

RESTON, Va., Feb. 5, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The board of directors of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) has elected John G. Stratton to be a director of the corporation, effective February 5. He has been appointed to serve on the Finance and Benefit Plans Committee. Stratton, 58, was the...

General Dynamics profit gets boost from higher Gulfstream deliveries

Defense contractor General Dynamics Corp on Wednesday posted a 12.2% rise in quarterly profit, boosted by higher deliveries of its Gulfstream business jets.

General Dynamics to Webcast 2019 Fourth-Quarter and Full-Year Financial Results Conference Call

RESTON, Va., Jan. 13, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) will webcast its fourth-quarter and full-year 2019 financial results conference call on Wednesday, January 29, 2020, beginning at 9 am EST. The live webcast of the conference call will be available at www.gd.com. A...
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General Dynamics Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was General Dynamics founded?

    General Dynamics was founded in 1952.

  • Who are General Dynamics key executives?

    General Dynamics's key executives are Phebe Novakovic, Jason W. Aiken and Daniel G. Clare.

  • How many employees does General Dynamics have?

    General Dynamics has 102,900 employees.

  • What is General Dynamics revenue?

    Latest General Dynamics annual revenue is $39.4 b.

  • What is General Dynamics revenue per employee?

    Latest General Dynamics revenue per employee is $382.4 k.

  • Who are General Dynamics competitors?

    Competitors of General Dynamics include Raytheon Technologies, Northrop Grumman and Collins Aerospace.

  • Where is General Dynamics headquarters?

    General Dynamics headquarters is located at 2941 Fairview Park Dr #100, Falls Church.

  • Where are General Dynamics offices?

    General Dynamics has offices in Falls Church and Blackwood.

  • How many offices does General Dynamics have?

    General Dynamics has 2 offices.