General Dynamics Corporation (GD)

211.09
0.73 0.35
NYSE
Prev Close 210.36
Open 210.47
Day Low/High 210.05 / 211.37
52 Wk Low/High 146.53 / 214.70
Volume 27.25K
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 279.22B
Market Cap 58.96B
P/E Ratio 13.85
Div & Yield N.A. (N.A)
Identifying Acquisition Targets

Identifying Acquisition Targets

As takeover activity seems to be picking up, here are three names that could make attractive deals.

Northrop Grumman Could Break Out

Northrop Grumman Could Break Out

The stock is moving higher today and retesting its February highs.

Fighting the Fed

Fighting the Fed

Investors are being forced to consider what their actions should be as the Fed actively takes the fight to them.

Nuclear Power's Powerful Ally

Nuclear Power's Powerful Ally

When the NEI speaks, it isn't just the energy industry that listens.

Win, Lose and Draw

Win, Lose and Draw

My JIMS CRAB FEST portfolio disappointed in its first year, but there's room for improvement in 2012.

Takeover Week

Many of the stocks in my portfolio or on my watch list were taken over this week.

Picking From the Crab Fest

Picking From the Crab Fest

JAKK and FRPT have fairly clean balance sheets and a lot of cash, making them great acquisition targets.

Get on Defense

Stocks in this sector offer huge upside and the benefit of loss protection.

Screening the Large Dividend Plays

With the larger names, you can find growing dividends and decent yields.

Defense Sector Shows Some Muscle

Though dependent on government spending, these industry leaders are too important to omit from your portfolio.

Crawling to the Short Side

Crawling to the Short Side

Whether the market goes higher or not, it's time to consider going short. Three stocks top my list of candidates.

Defense Contractors Are Duds

Defense Contractors Are Duds

In this second installment of the 'boose, bets and bombs' series, we'll take a look at the foundering defense sector.

Playing Obama's Jobs Plan

Here's what to expect -- and the companies that stand to benefit.

Defense Sector Could Feel the Budget Cuts

You may want to wait for this group to get slammed before you consider buying.

Take a Defensive Strategy

Take a Defensive Strategy

Prospects for the defense sector appear dimmer with the U.S. debt deal, so investors should be cautious.