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General Dynamics Corporation 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
HQReston, US
Websitegd.com

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General Dynamics is headquartered in
Reston, United States

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2019)102,900(-2%)
Job Openings3,298
Revenue (FY, 2019)$39.4 B(+9%)
Share Price (Nov 2020)$151.1 (+3%)
Cybersecurity ratingAMore

Key People/Management at General Dynamics

Phebe N. Novakovic

Phebe N. Novakovic

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Christopher Marzilli

Christopher Marzilli

Executive Vice President, Information Technology and Mission Systems
Mark C. Roualet

Mark C. Roualet

Executive Vice President, Combat Systems
Robert E. Smith

Robert E. Smith

Executive Vice President, Marine Systems
Jason W. Aiken

Jason W. Aiken

Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
Gregory S. Gallopoulos

Gregory S. Gallopoulos

Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary
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General Dynamics Office Locations

General Dynamics has offices in Reston, Anniston, Atlantic Beach, Barbourville and in 67 other locations
Reston, US (HQ)
11011 Sunset Hills Rd
Anniston, US
1425 Commerce Blvd
Atlantic Beach, US
1543 Main St
Barbourville, US
207 Hospital Dr
Bloomington, US
8800 Queen Ave S
Bossier City, US
1775 Jimmie Davis Hwy
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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 (Q3, 2020)

9.4b

Net income (Q3, 2020)

834.0m

EBIT (Q3, 2020)

1.1b

Market capitalization (13-Nov-2020)

43.4b

Closing stock price (13-Nov-2020)

151.1

Cash (27-Sept-2020)

1.5b

EV

55.3b
General Dynamics's current market capitalization is $43.4 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Revenue

31.0b36.2b39.4b

Revenue growth, %

(1%)17%9%

Cost of goods sold

24.8b29.5b32.3b

Gross profit

6.2b6.7b7.1b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020

Revenue

7.5b9.2b9.1b9.3b9.6b9.8b8.7b9.3b9.4b

Cost of goods sold

6.0b7.5b7.4b7.6b7.9b8.0b7.3b7.8b

Gross profit

1.5b1.7b1.7b1.6b1.7b1.8b1.5b1.4b

Gross profit Margin, %

21%18%19%18%18%18%17%15%
Annual
USDFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Cash

3.0b963.0m902.0m

Accounts Receivable

3.6b3.8b3.5b

Inventories

5.3b6.0b6.3b

Current Assets

18.3b18.2b19.8b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020

Cash

4.3b1.9b1.0b673.0m702.0m974.0m5.3b2.3b1.5b

Accounts Receivable

3.8b3.9b3.7b3.7b3.7b3.5b3.5b3.5b3.9b

Inventories

5.5b5.9b6.2b6.2b6.5b6.6b6.9b6.7b6.4b

Current Assets

20.5b19.8b20.0b18.9b19.6b20.2b24.7b21.1b20.9b
Annual
USDFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Net Income

2.9b3.3b3.5b

Depreciation and Amortization

441.0m763.0m466.0m

Inventories

(182.0m)(591.0m)(376.0m)

Accounts Payable

657.0m(197.0m)6.0m
USDFY, 2017

EV/EBIT

14.8 x

EV/CFO

15.9 x

EV/FCF

17.9 x

Revenue/Employee

314.1k

Debt/Equity

0.3 x

Debt/Assets

0.1 x

Financial Leverage

3.1 x

P/E Ratio

21.1
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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 Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

A

95/100

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General Dynamics Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

CSRHub ESG ratingPremium dataset

50-59

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General Dynamics Online and Social Media Presence

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General Dynamics News and Updates

General Dynamics gets $1.2 billion to build short-range air defense systems for US Army

The Army is moving forward to produce interim short-range air defense systems, minting a contract with General Dynamics Land Systems at the end of the fiscal year.

General Dynamics European Land Systems awarded €733 million (USD $870 million) of a €1.74 billion contract for 348 Spanish 8x8 combat vehicles

MADRID, Aug. 25, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The Spanish Ministry of Defense today awarded a €1.74 billion (USD $2.06 billion) contract to a joint venture of General Dynamics European Land Systems-Santa Bárbara Sistemas (GDELS-SBS) and three other companies to deliver 348 8x8 Wheeled Combat...

General Dynamics Bath Iron Works and Union Reach Agreement

General Dynamics announced today that the negotiating teams from Bath Iron Works and the International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers (IAM) Local S6 reached agreement last night on mutually acceptable terms to end the ongoing strike by shipyard workers in Bath, Maine. Federal Mediat…

General Dynamics Board Declares Dividend

The board of directors of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) today declared a regular quarterly dividend of $1.10 per share on the company’s common stock, payable November 13, 2020, to shareholders of record on October 9, 2020. General Dynamics, headquartered in Reston, Virginia, is a global aerospace and …

General Dynamics Reports Second-Quarter 2020 Results

General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) today reported second-quarter 2020 net earnings of $625 million on revenue of $9.3 billion. Diluted earnings per share (EPS) were $2.18. “We have continued to operate throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, meeting our customers’ needs while keeping our people as safe as possib…

General Dynamics to Webcast 2020 Second-Quarter Financial Results Conference Call

RESTON, Va., July 8, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) will webcast its second-quarter 2020 financial results conference call on Wednesday, July 29, 2020, beginning at 9 a.m. EDT. The live webcast of the conference call will be available at www.gd.com. A replay will be...
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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 N. Novakovic, Christopher Marzilli and Mark C. Roualet.

  • 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 Leidos, Airbus and Lockheed Martin.

  • Where is General Dynamics headquarters?

    General Dynamics headquarters is located at 11011 Sunset Hills Rd, Reston.

  • Where are General Dynamics offices?

    General Dynamics has offices in Reston, Anniston, Atlantic Beach, Barbourville and in 67 other locations.

  • How many offices does General Dynamics have?

    General Dynamics has 77 offices.