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General Dynamics (FRA:GDX) Net Margin % : 7.45% (As of Mar. 2024)


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What is General Dynamics Net Margin %?

Net margin is calculated as Net Income divided by its Revenue. General Dynamics's Net Income for the three months ended in Mar. 2024 was €735 Mil. General Dynamics's Revenue for the three months ended in Mar. 2024 was €9,873 Mil. Therefore, General Dynamics's net margin for the quarter that ended in Mar. 2024 was 7.45%.

The historical rank and industry rank for General Dynamics's Net Margin % or its related term are showing as below:

FRA:GDX' s Net Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.84   Med: 8.54   Max: 9.55
Current: 7.85


FRA:GDX's Net Margin % is ranked better than
64.92% of 305 companies
in the Aerospace & Defense industry
Industry Median: 4.88 vs FRA:GDX: 7.85

General Dynamics Net Margin % Historical Data

The historical data trend for General Dynamics's Net Margin % can be seen below:

* For Operating Data section: All numbers are indicated by the unit behind each term and all currency related amount are in USD.
* For other sections: All numbers are in millions except for per share data, ratio, and percentage. All currency related amount are indicated in the company's associated stock exchange currency.

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General Dynamics Net Margin % Chart

General Dynamics Annual Data
Trend Dec14 Dec15 Dec16 Dec17 Dec18 Dec19 Dec20 Dec21 Dec22 Dec23
Net Margin %
Get a 7-Day Free Trial Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 8.85 8.35 8.47 8.60 7.84

General Dynamics Quarterly Data
Jun19 Sep19 Dec19 Mar20 Jun20 Sep20 Dec20 Mar21 Jun21 Sep21 Dec21 Mar22 Jun22 Sep22 Dec22 Mar23 Jun23 Sep23 Dec23 Mar24
Net Margin % Get a 7-Day Free Trial Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 7.39 7.33 7.91 8.61 7.45

Competitive Comparison of General Dynamics's Net Margin %

For the Aerospace & Defense subindustry, General Dynamics's Net Margin %, along with its competitors' market caps and Net Margin % data, can be viewed below:

* Competitive companies are chosen from companies within the same industry, with headquarter located in same country, with closest market capitalization; x-axis shows the market cap, and y-axis shows the term value; the bigger the dot, the larger the market cap. Note that "N/A" values will not show up in the chart.


General Dynamics's Net Margin % Distribution in the Aerospace & Defense Industry

For the Aerospace & Defense industry and Industrials sector, General Dynamics's Net Margin % distribution charts can be found below:

* The bar in red indicates where General Dynamics's Net Margin % falls into.



General Dynamics Net Margin % Calculation

Net margin - also known as net profit margin is the ratio of Net Income divided by net sales or Revenue, usually presented in percent.

General Dynamics's Net Margin for the fiscal year that ended in Dec. 2023 is calculated as

Net Margin=Net Income (A: Dec. 2023 )/Revenue (A: Dec. 2023 )
=3039.855/38763.424
=7.84 %

General Dynamics's Net Margin for the quarter that ended in Mar. 2024 is calculated as

Net Margin=Net Income (Q: Mar. 2024 )/Revenue (Q: Mar. 2024 )
=735.08/9872.52
=7.45 %

* For Operating Data section: All numbers are indicated by the unit behind each term and all currency related amount are in USD.
* For other sections: All numbers are in millions except for per share data, ratio, and percentage. All currency related amount are indicated in the company's associated stock exchange currency.


General Dynamics  (FRA:GDX) Net Margin % Explanation

Although Net Income and Earnings-per-Share (EPS) are the most widely used parameter in measuring a company's profitability and valuation, it is the least reliable. The reason is that reported earnings can be manipulated easily by adjusting any numbers such as Depreciation, Depletion and Amotorization and non-recurring items.

But the long term trend of the net margin is a good indicator of the competitiveness and health of the business.


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General Dynamics (FRA:GDX) Business Description

Address
11011 Sunset Hills Road, Reston, VA, USA, 20190
General Dynamics is a defense contractor and business jet manufacturer. The firm's segments include aerospace, marine, combat systems, and technologies. General Dynamics' aerospace segment creates Gulfstream business jets and operates a global aircraft servicing operation. Combat systems produces land-based combat vehicles such as the M1 Abrams tank and Stryker armored personnel carrier, as well as munitions. The marine segment creates and services nuclear-powered submarines, destroyers, and other ships. The technologies segment contains two main units, an IT business that primarily serves the government market and a mission systems business that focuses on products that provide command, control, computing, intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance capabilities to the military.

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