Stock Updates

Today’s Top Gainers in the Market General Dynamics Corporation (NYSE:GD) from Industrial Goods

Today’s top gainers include the company General Dynamics Corporation (NYSE:GD) which is in the industry Aerospace/Defense Products & Services, gaining -1.57% today. In the last week its performance is 1.98%, and 6.33% for the past quarter. Currently, General Dynamics Corporation, GD has a target price of 161.87, so today’s gain of -1.57% is a significant step towards its target price. The GAP today is therefore 0.05%.

General Dynamics Corporation (NYSE:GD), has a market cap of 44324.63, and is based in USA. Insider ownership is at 0.60%, and institutional ownership is 87.60%.

At the current price of 142.27, it has a dividend yield of 2.10%, and its target price is 161.87. This is with a profit margin of 9.40%, and total debt/equity of 0.32. General Dynamics Corporation (NYSE:GD) has a P/E of 15.56, as well as a forward P/E of 14.4.

With a current EPS of 9.29, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at 5.47%,General Dynamics Corporation (NYSE:GD) has had a EPS growth for the past five years at 5.90%. For the next five years EPS growth is projected to be 8.84%.

Performance for the year is 0.97%. Since its IPO date on 1/3/1977, the total performance to date is 7.00%.

Volume today for General Dynamics Corporation (NYSE:GD), is 625666, while its average volume is 1656.92. Whilst the total gain today was -1.57%, it did have a day high of -2.77%.

Volatility for this week has been at 1.07%, and 1.52% for the month. The 52-week low for General Dynamics Corporation, GD has been 18.35%, while the 52-week-high has reached -5.44%.

Looking at its return of investments, which is 21.50%, and its return on assets is 9.10%. General Dynamics Corporation (NYSE:GD) has an operating margin of 13.40%. With a sales growth of -0.80% quarter over quarter. Bearing in mind that General Dynamics Corporation, GD is in the sector Industrial Goods, its long-term debt/equity is 0.27, and has a current ratio of 1.1 and 0.5 for quick ratio.

So what is the value of General Dynamics Corporation? Well its PEG is 1.76, and the P/S is 1.41, along with a P/B of 4.21. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of 23.24.

Disclaimer: Remember there is a risk to your investment, this is not a recommendation, nor personal advice, never invest more than you are able too loose.

About the author

Mark Hines

Leave a Comment