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General Dynamics Profitability Rank

: 8 (As of Jun. 2022)
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General Dynamics has the Profitability Rank of 8. It has a higher profitability and may stay that way.

GuruFocus Profitability Rank ranks how profitable a company is and how likely the company's business will stay that way. It is based on these factors:

1. Operating Margin %
2. Piotroski F-Score
3. Trend of the Operating Margin % (5-year average). The company with an uptrend profit margin has a higher rank.
4. Consistency of the profitability
5. Predictability Rank

General Dynamics's Operating Margin % for the quarter that ended in Jun. 2022 was 10.64%. As of today, General Dynamics's Piotroski F-Score is 6.


Competitive Comparison

For the Aerospace & Defense subindustry, General Dynamics's Profitability Rank, along with its competitors' market caps and Profitability Rank 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 Profitability Rank Distribution

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

* The bar in red indicates where General Dynamics's Profitability Rank falls into.



General Dynamics Profitability Rank Calculation

GuruFocus Profitability Rank ranks how profitable a company is and how likely the company's business will stay that way.

The maximum rank is 10. A rank of 7 or higher means a higher profitability and may stay that way. A rank of 3 or lower indicates that the company has had trouble to make a profit.

General Dynamics has the Profitability Rank of 8. It has a higher profitability and may stay that way.

Profitability Rank is not directly related to the Financial Strength. But if a company is consistently profitable, its financial strength will be stronger.

Profitability Rank is based on these factors:

1. Operating Margin %

Operating Margin % - also known as operating income margin, operating profit margin and return on sales (ROS) - is the ratio of Operating Income divided by net sales or Revenue, usually presented in percent.

General Dynamics's Operating Margin % for the quarter that ended in Jun. 2022 is calculated as:

Operating Margin %=Operating Income (Q: Jun. 2022 ) / Revenue (Q: Jun. 2022 )
=978 / 9189
=10.64 %

* 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.

2. Piotroski F-Score

The zones of discrimination were as such:

Good or high score = 8 or 9
Bad or low score = 0 or 1

General Dynamics has an F-score of 6 indicating the company's financial situation is typical for a stable company.

3. Trend of the Operating Margin % (5-year average). The company with an uptrend profit margin has a higher rank.

Warning Sign:

General Dynamics Corp operating margin has been in a 5-year decline. The average rate of decline per year is -3.8%.

4. Consistency of the profitability

5. Predictability Rank


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General Dynamics Business Description

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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, combat systems, marine, and technologies. The company's aerospace segment creates Gulfstream business jets. Combat systems produces land-based combat vehicles, such as the M1 Abrams tank. The marine subsegment creates nuclear-powered submarines, among other things. The technologies segment contains two business units, an IT business that primarily serves the government market and a mission systems business that focuses on products that provide command, control, computers, intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance capabilities to the military.
Executives
Crown James S director 222 N LASALLE STREET STE 2000 CHICAGO IL 60601
Steel Robert K director 85 BROAD STREET NEW YORK NY 10004
Deep Danny officer: Vice President 11011 SUNSET HILLS ROAD RESTON VA 20190
Stratton John G director 1095 AVENUE OF THE AMERICAS, 8TH FLOOR NEW YORK NY 10036
Graney Kevin M officer: Vice President 11011 SUNSET HILLS ROAD RESTON VA 20190
Smith Robert Edward officer: Executive Vice President 2941 FAIRVIEW PARK DRIVE FALLS CHURCH VA 22042
Haney Cecil D director C/O GENERAL DYNAMICS CORPORATION 11011 SUNSET HILLS ROAD RESTON VA 20190
Brady Christopher J officer: Vice President C/O GENERAL DYNAMICS CORPORATION 11011 SUNSET HILLS ROAD RESTON VA 20190
Nye C Howard director 2710 WYCLIFF ROAD RALEIGH NC 27607
Reynolds Catherine B director PO BOX 9870 MCLEAN VA 22102
Moss William A officer: Vice President and Controller 2941 FAIRVIEW PARK DRIVE FALLS CHURCH VA 22042
Wall Peter A director C/O GENERAL DYNAMICS CORPORATION 2941 FAIRVIEW PARK DRIVE FALLS CHURCH VA 22042
Malcolm Mark director TOWER INTERNATIONAL, INC. 17672 LAUREL PARK DRIVE N., SUITE 400E LIVONIA MI 48152
Burns Mark Lagrand officer: Vice President 2941 FAIRVIEW PARK DRIVE SUITE 100 FALLS CHURCH VA 22042
Gilliland Marguerite Amy officer: Senior Vice President 2941 FAIRVIEW PARK DRIVE FALLS CHURCH VA 22042

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