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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, VA, US
Websitegd.com

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2020)100,700(-2%)
Job Openings2,936
Revenue (FY, 2020)$37.9 B(-3%)
Share Price (Jun 2021)$186.8(-1%)
Cybersecurity ratingBMore

Key People/Management at General Dynamics

Phebe N. Novakovic

Phebe N. Novakovic

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Christopher Marzilli

Christopher Marzilli

Executive Vice President, Technologies
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, Annapolis Junction, Anniston, Atlantic Beach and in 79 other locations
Reston, VA, US (HQ)
11011 Sunset Hills Rd
Annapolis Junction, MD, US
2721 Technology Dr
Anniston, AL, US
1425 Commerce Blvd
Atlantic Beach, FL, US
1543 Main St
Barbourville, KY, US
207 Hospital Dr
Bloomington, MN, US
8800 Queen Ave S
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General Dynamics Financials and Metrics

General Dynamics Revenue

General Dynamics's revenue was reported to be $37.93 b in FY, 2020
USD

Revenue (Q1, 2021)

9.4b

Net income (Q1, 2021)

708.0m

EBIT (Q1, 2021)

938.0m

Market capitalization (23-Jun-2021)

52.8b

Closing stock price (23-Jun-2021)

186.8

Cash (4-Apr-2021)

1.8b

EV

64.2b
General Dynamics's current market capitalization is $52.8 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Revenue

31.0b36.2b39.4b37.9b

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, 2020Q1, 2021

Revenue

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

Cost of goods sold

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

Gross profit

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

Gross profit Margin, %

21%18%19%18%18%18%17%15%17%
Annual
USDFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Cash

3.0b963.0m902.0m2.8b

Accounts Receivable

3.6b3.8b3.5b3.2b

Inventories

5.3b6.0b6.3b5.7b

Current Assets

18.3b18.2b19.8b21.5b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021

Cash

4.3b1.9b1.0b673.0m702.0m974.0m5.3b2.3b1.5b1.8b

Accounts Receivable

3.8b3.9b3.7b3.7b3.7b3.5b3.5b3.5b3.9b3.2b

Inventories

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

Current Assets

20.5b19.8b20.0b18.9b19.6b20.2b24.7b21.1b20.9b20.4b
Annual
USDFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Net Income

2.9b3.3b3.5b3.2b

Depreciation and Amortization

441.0m763.0m466.0m523.0m

Inventories

(182.0m)(591.0m)(376.0m)502.0m

Accounts Payable

657.0m(197.0m)6.0m(215.0m)
USDFY, 2017

Revenue/Employee

314.1k

Debt/Equity

0.3 x

Debt/Assets

0.1 x

Financial Leverage

3.1 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 Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

85/100

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General Dynamics Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

CSRHub ESG ratingPremium dataset

50-59

out of 100

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General Dynamics Online and Social Media Presence

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General Dynamics News and Updates

Lawsuit filed against General Dynamics

A workers compensation lawsuit has been filed against General Dynamics in Cullman, alleging a former employee of the company developed chronic beryllium disease (CBD) while working at the plant.

US Navy awards contract to General Dynamics to retrofit Knifefish UUVs

The US Navy has awarded a contract worth $72.8m to General Dynamics Mission Systems to retrofit five of the Block 0 Knifefish surface mine countermeasure unmanned underwater vehicle (SMCM UUV) systems.

Thales Australia enters munitions alliance with General Dynamics OTS

Thales Australia said on 21 May that it has entered a new partnership agreement with US-based General Dynamics Ordnance and Tactical Systems (GD-OTS) focused on munitions for the Australian Defence Force (ADF).

Looking for a job at Electric Boat? The submarine manufacturer is looking for more than 2,000 workers. Here’s how to start the search.

General Dynamics Electric Boat is on a hiring spree to keep to a U.S. Navy schedule and build two classes of submarines, the first time in decades it faces such a daunting task.

General Dynamics stock rises toward a 14-month high after profit, revenue rise above forecasts

Shares of General Dynamics Corp. rose 1.1% toward a 14-month high in premarket trading Wednesday, after the aerospace and defense company reported first-quarter profit and revenue that rose above expectations, with particular strength in its aerospace and marine systems businesses. Net income rose …

Ex - Div Reminder For General Dynamics

On 4/8/21, General Dynamics will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $1.19, payable on 5/7/21.
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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 100,700 employees.

  • What is General Dynamics revenue?

    Latest General Dynamics annual revenue is $37.9 b.

  • What is General Dynamics revenue per employee?

    Latest General Dynamics revenue per employee is $376.6 k.

  • Who are General Dynamics competitors?

    Competitors of General Dynamics include Avibras, Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems and RSC Energia.

  • 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, Annapolis Junction, Anniston, Atlantic Beach and in 79 other locations.

  • How many offices does General Dynamics have?

    General Dynamics has 92 offices.