2.07% Jul 23, 12:59 PM
$2.48 Paid Quarterly
33.9% EPS $7.32
16 years Since 1998
No Ex-Dividend Dates
Have Been Scheduled

GD - Upcoming Dividend Payouts
Next Ex-Dividend Date None

Amount Declare Date Ex-Dividend Date ▲ Record Date Pay Date Payout Type
$0.6200 2014-06-04 2014-07-01 2014-07-03 2014-08-08 Regular
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GD has not yet officially announced its next dividend payout.

GD - Dividend Yield & Stock Price History
Current Dividend Yield 2.07%

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GD - Dividend Payout History
Current Annual Payout $2.48

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GD - Dividend Growth History

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Reveal Dividend Growth History for GD. 0.8% -33.1% 16 years
Annual dividend amounts based on Ex-dividend date

GD - Historical Annual Dividend Data & Growth
Payouts Increasing For 16 years

Payout Amount Calendar Year Annual Growth
$1.6800 2013 -33.1%
$2.5100 2012 37.2%

GD - Historical Dividend Data
Payouts Increasing For 16 years

Payout Amount Declared Date Ex-Dividend Date Record Date Pay Date ▼ Qualified Dividend? Payout Type Frequency
$0.6200 2014-06-04 2014-07-01 2014-07-03 2014-08-08 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.6200 2014-03-05 2014-04-09 2014-04-11 2014-05-09 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.5600 2013-12-04 2014-01-15 2014-01-17 2014-02-07 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.5600 2013-08-07 2013-10-09 2013-10-11 2013-11-15 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.5600 2013-06-05 2013-07-02 2013-07-05 2013-08-09 Yes Regular Quarter

General Dynamics Corporation (GD) - News

  • Before the opening bell on Wednesday morning, General Dynamics Corporation (GD)  reported its second quarter earnings, posting lower revenues and...
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  • General Dynamics Beats EPS Estimate; Revenue Falls Slightly (GD)

    General Dynamics (GD) announced its Q2 earnings this morning, and beat analysts' EPS estimates, even though revenue came in slightly lower than last year's same period. Despite the aerospace and defense company's revenue coming in at $7.91 billion, as compared to 2012 Q2's $7.92 billion, GD beat analysts' EPS estimates by 19 cents, reporting EPS at $1.81. General Dynamics' net income rose to $640 million from last year's Q2 report of $634 million. Phebe N. Novakovic, chairman and chief executive officer of GD, stated that “General Dynamics’ performance in the second quarter shows the results of our focus on operational excellence and discipline in our execution. We are committed to being the highest-value producer in each of the markets we serve, and to creating additional value through continuous improvement and shareholder-friendly capital deployment." General Dynamics' shares were inactive during pre-market trading. The company's stock is up 18% YTD. The Bottom Line Shares of General Dynamics Corporation (GD) have a yield of 2.67% based on Tuesday's closing price of $84.03 and the annualized dividend payout of $2.24. General Dynamics Corporation (GD) is not recommended at this time, holding a Dividend.com DARS™ Rating of 3.4 out of 5 stars. Be sure to visit our complete recommended list of the Best Dividend Stocks, as well as a detailed explanation of our ratings system here.

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  • Drexel Hamilton Upgrades General Dynamics (GD)

    On Monday, Drexel Hamilton reported that it has raised its rating on aerospace and defense company, General Dynamics Corporation (GD) . The firm has upgraded GD to "Buy," and has given the company a $88 price target. This price target suggests a 11% upside from the stock's current price of $78.29. Analysts reported that it is not likely that the company will be negatively impacted by the defense budget cuts. General Dynamics shares were mostly flat during premarket trading Monday. The stock is up 13% YTD. The Bottom Line Shares of General Dynamics Corporation (GD) have a 2.86% yield, based on Friday's closing price of $78.29. General Dynamics Corporation (GD) is not recommended at this time, holding a Dividend.com DARS™ Rating of 3.4 out of 5 stars. Be sure to visit our complete recommended list of the Best Dividend Stocks, as well as a detailed explanation of our ratings system here.

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