General Dynamics Corporation (GD)

142.99
NYSE
Prev Close 144.59
Day Low/High 142.73 / 145.63
52 Wk Low/High 100.55 / 191.06
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 286.93B
Market Cap 41.49B
P/E Ratio 12.84
Div & Yield N.A. (N.A)
Digging Under an Old Wall Street Adage

Digging Under an Old Wall Street Adage

Is there any truth behind 'Sell in May and Go Away?'

Digging Under an Old Wall Street Adage

Digging Under an Old Wall Street Adage

Is there any truth behind 'Sell in May and Go Away?' Let's look at the data for answers.

Unexpected Moves

Oil stays flat, and military contractors sell off hard. Not surprising that stocks sold off as a military intervention now seems more likely, but oil never did bounce, and military contractors General Dynamics (GD) and Lockheed Martin (LMT) sold off...

Is This the Tipping Point?

Is This the Tipping Point?

Just look at Toll Brothers today.

Early-Morning Market Look

Let's take a peek at overnight and early-morning price action in some of the major asset classes. The rundown: S&P futures +5; Nasdaq +24, as Apple (AAPL) moves in after-hours trading; Nikkei -; European markets +; crude flat; gold +$5; and 10-year ...

Your Own Private Jet Awaits

Your Own Private Jet Awaits

To avoid the TSA pat-down and cut costs, business and pleasure travelers are increasingly turning to extravagant private jets and charters.

Contemplating King Coal

Contemplating King Coal

This industry may well be in for a robust recovery.

Stocks and the Economy Still Diverge

Stocks and the Economy Still Diverge

The market maintains rosy expectations despite thorny economic news.

Defense Stock Domination Not Done

Defense Stock Domination Not Done

Morningstar analyst Neal Dihora says the rally in defense stocks like General Dynamics and Lockheed Martin is far from over.

General Dynamics upgraded at Drexel

General Dynamics in Overdrive

General Dynamics in Overdrive

The shares have plenty of room to run.

Books to Sharpen Your Investing Skills

Books to Sharpen Your Investing Skills

This is an excellent time to prepare for the next round of opportunities.

Market on Close Imbalances

How much to sell? My mavens on the floor of the exchange see light to sell at the close -- only $165 million. Sector sells include consumer staples at $62.5 million, health care at $45 million and telecom at $37.5 million. Financials are the only me...

Raytheon Ripe For a Pullback

Raytheon Ripe For a Pullback

Like other defense names, the stock is overheating.  

GD Investor Mtg.

Buffett's Long-Term, High-Dividend Plays

Let's look at five holdings that stayed in his portfolio for at least a year.

Morning Es Trading

Morning Es Trading

More than enough earnings to keep you busy.

Morning Es Trading

Morning Es Trading

If you're willing to trade in the wee hours, you'll be privy to a great deal more trade opportunities.

General Dynamics upgraded at Drexel

For Defense Stocks, Crisis Is a Cushion

For Defense Stocks, Crisis Is a Cushion

Threatening talk from North Korea should keep U.S. defense spending steady.

Market on Close Imbalances

How much to buy? My mavens on the floor of the NYSE see $275 million to buy at the close. In terms of sectors, buys are seen in industrials with $75 million and energy with $65 million. Sales are in only information technology at $15 million. In ter...

Raytheon Dividend Boost Likely

Raytheon Dividend Boost Likely

Defense Stocks have lagged in 2013 but Raytheon will likely soon raise its dividend, says Portfolio Manager David Peltier.

The Great Defense-Stock Comeback

The Great Defense-Stock Comeback

Come back in 34 months and we will see how close my prediction came.

Takeover Bait for Profitable 2013 Fishing

Takeover Bait for Profitable 2013 Fishing

Two domestic exploration and production names that scream 'buy me' are Devon and Southwestern. 

Separating 'Facts' From 'Guidance'

Separating 'Facts' From 'Guidance'

Being behind the market or beating estimates isn't enough; guidance has to be good.

Rules of the Game: Cranking Out the Green

Rules of the Game: Cranking Out the Green

Here's another batch of names with impressive free cash flow, a crucial metric.

Dividend Corner: Playing Defense

Dividend Corner: Playing Defense

Portfolio manager David Peltier highlights a dividend stock that will likely boost its payout in early 2013.

Buyers in Defense

Defense stocks see some action ahead of President Obama's press conference at 1:30 p.m. EST. I am seeing buyers of defense stocks -- including General Dynamics (GD), Boeing (BA), Raytheon (RTN) and Northrop Grumman (NOC) -- ahead of President Obama'...

Warning! Stay Away From Defense Stocks

Warning! Stay Away From Defense Stocks

Nicole Urken, research associate for Jim Cramer, says shares of defense contractors will be losers during Obama's second term.