General Dynamics (GD)

Exchange: New York Stock Exchange
Currency: USD

 
Price: 185.08 (Close)

Summary

 

52 Week range 200d Moving Avg. Beta
143.87 – 193.76 176.91 0.91
Dividend Dividend Yield Ex-Dividend date
3.99 2.16% 2019-10-10
P/E Ratio Latest EPS DGR 3 years
15.88 11.18 10.51%
Undervalued
Low
Average Volatility
High
Slow
Dividend Growth
Fast

Profile

General Dynamics Corp. is an aerospace and defense company, which engages in the provision of tanks, rockets, missiles, submarines, warships, fighters and electronics to all of the military services. It is organized into four business segments: Aerospace, Combat Systems, Information Technology, Mission Systems and Marine Systems. The Aerospace segment delivers a family of Gulfstream aircraft and provides a range of services for Gulfstream aircraft and aircraft produced by other original equipment manufacturers. The Combat Systems segment offers combat vehicles, weapons systems and munitions for the U.S. government and its allies around the world. The Information Technology segment provides technologies, products and services in support of thousands of programs for a wide range of military, federal civilian, state and local customers. The Mission Systems segment provides mission-critical C4ISR products and systems. The Marine Systems segment designs, builds and supports submarines and surface ships. The company was founded on February 21, 1952 and is headquartered in Falls Church, VA.

 

Sector: Industry:
Electronic Technology Aerospace & Defense
Dividend Aristocrat

Environment, Social and Governance (ESG) Ratings

Total ESG Score

51 – 25 percentile

Environment

53 – 37 percentile

Social

41 – 12 percentile

Governance

63 – 37 percentile

Controversy level

3

Peers

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– 3M Company (MMM)
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– A.O. Smith (AOS)
– Caterpillar Inc. (CAT)
– Roper Technologies (ROP)
– United Technologies (UTX)

General Dynamics (GD) Valuation


General Dynamics’s current dividend yield of 2.16% is 15% above its 5-year average. The 5-year average dividend yield is 1.87% (see red-line in chart). This indicates the stock may be undervalued today.

General Dynamics (GD) Performance

The chart below displays the total price return(%) of General Dynamics for different periods:

 

General Dynamics (GD) Total Return

The chart below displays the (CAGR) total return (%) including all dividends paid of General Dynamics for different periods:

 


Dividend Scorecard

Dividend Yield (TTM) Annual Payout Payout Ratio Dividend growth
2.16 3.99 35.69% 28 Years

 

Dividend Growth Summary

3 Year Growth Rate (CAGR) 10.51%
5 Year Growth Rate (CAGR) 16.66%
10 Year Growth Rate (CAGR) 10.48%

Dividend Growth Rates History

Year Payout Amount Annual Payout Growth (YoY)
2019 3.990 -%
2018 3.630 10.7%
2017 3.280 10.4%
2016 2.970 10.4%
2015 2.690 11.2%
2014 2.420 44.0%
2013 1.680 -33.1%
2012 2.510 37.2%
2011 1.830 11.6%
2010 1.640 10.1%
2009 1.490 11.2%
2008 1.340 21.8%
2007 1.100 23.6%
2006 0.890 14.1%
2005 0.780 11.4%

General Dynamics (GD) Dividend Payment History