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General Dynamics Corp (GD) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

General Dynamics Corp (GD) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

- SWOT Analysis Review provides you an provides you an in-depth strategic SWOT analysis of the company’s businesses and operations. The profile has been compiled by GlobalData to bring to you a clear and an unbiased view of the company’s key strengths and weaknesses and the potential opportunities and threats. The profile helps you formulate strategies that augment your business by enabling you to understand your partners, customers and competitors better.

The profile contains critical company information including:

  • Business description – A detailed description of the company’s operations and business divisions.
  • Corporate strategy – Analyst’s summarization of the company’s business strategy.
  • SWOT Analysis – A detailed analysis of the company’s strengths, weakness, opportunities and threats.
  • Company history – Progression of key events associated with the company.
  • Major products and services – A list of major products, services and brands of the company.
  • Key competitors – A list of key competitors to the company.
  • Key employees – A list of the key executives of the company.
  • Executive biographies – A brief summary of the executives’ employment history.
  • Key operational heads – A list of personnel heading key departments/functions.
  • Important locations and subsidiaries – A list and contact details of key locations and subsidiaries of the company.
  • Detailed financial ratios for the past five years – The latest financial ratios derived from the annual financial statements published by the company with 5 years history.
  • Interim ratios for the last five interim periods – The latest financial ratios derived from the quarterly/semi-annual financial statements published by the company for 5 interims history.
Highlights

General Dynamics Corp (General Dynamics) is a global defense contractor. It offers products and services in the areas of business aviation, land and expeditionary combat vehicles and systems, armaments and munitions, shipbuilding and marine systems, and mission-critical information systems and technology solutions. The company provides business jets, wheeled combat and tactical vehicles, battle tanks, munitions and propellants. General Dynamics also provides nuclear powered submarines, commercial and logistic ships, along with ruggedized mobile computing solutions, information assurance technologies, broadband networking and battle space command and control systems. It serves to the US government, defense agencies and commercial organizations. The company has business presence across the Americas, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Africa and the Middle East. General Dynamics is headquartered in Falls Church, Virginia, the US.

General Dynamics Corp Key Recent Developments

Aug 07,2018: General Dynamics appoints Marzilli as executive vice president; Brady as president of General Dynamics Mission Systems; Johnson to retire
Jul 25,2018: General Dynamics releases Q2 2018 results
Apr 25,2018: General Dynamics releases Q1 2018 results
Jan 24,2018: General Dynamics posts Q4 and full year 2017 results

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Section 1 - About the Company
General Dynamics Corp - Key Facts
General Dynamics Corp - Key Employees
General Dynamics Corp - Key Employee Biographies
General Dynamics Corp - Major Products and Services
General Dynamics Corp - History
General Dynamics Corp - Company Statement
General Dynamics Corp - Locations And Subsidiaries
Head Office
Other Locations & Subsidiaries
Section 2 – Company Analysis
Company Overview
General Dynamics Corp - Business Description
Business Segment: Aerospace
Overview
Performance
Key Stats
Business Segment: Combat Systems
Overview
Performance
Key Stats
Business Segment: Europe
Performance
Business Segment: Information Systems and Technology
Overview
Performance
Key Stats
Business Segment: Marine Systems
Overview
Performance
Key Stats
Business Segment: Mission Systems
Overview
Performance
Key Stats
Geographical Segment: Africa/Middle East
Performance
Geographical Segment: Asia-Pacific
Performance
Geographical Segment: North America
Performance
Geographical Segment: South America
Performance
R&D Overview
General Dynamics Corp - Corporate Strategy
General Dynamics Corp - SWOT Analysis
SWOT Analysis - Overview
General Dynamics Corp - Strengths
General Dynamics Corp - Weaknesses
General Dynamics Corp - Opportunities
General Dynamics Corp - Threats
General Dynamics Corp - Key Competitors
Section 3 – Company Financial Ratios
Financial Ratios - Capital Market Ratios
Financial Ratios - Annual Ratios
Performance Chart
Financial Performance
Financial Ratios - Interim Ratios
Financial Ratios - Ratio Charts
Section 4 – Company’s Recent Developments
Aug 07, 2018: General Dynamics appoints Marzilli as executive vice president; Brady as president of General Dynamics Mission Systems; Johnson to retire
Jul 25, 2018: General Dynamics releases Q2 2018 results
Apr 25, 2018: General Dynamics releases Q1 2018 results
Jan 24, 2018: General Dynamics posts Q4 and full year 2017 results
Section 5 – Appendix
Methodology
Ratio Definitions
About GlobalData
Contact Us
Disclaimer
List of Tables
General Dynamics Corp, Key Facts
General Dynamics Corp, Key Employees
General Dynamics Corp, Key Employee Biographies
General Dynamics Corp, Major Products and Services
General Dynamics Corp, History
General Dynamics Corp, Other Locations
General Dynamics Corp, Subsidiaries
General Dynamics Corp, Key Competitors
General Dynamics Corp, Ratios based on current share price
General Dynamics Corp, Annual Ratios
General Dynamics Corp, Annual Ratios (Cont...1)
General Dynamics Corp, Annual Ratios (Cont...2)
General Dynamics Corp, Interim Ratios
Currency Codes
Capital Market Ratios
Equity Ratios
Profitability Ratios
Cost Ratios
Liquidity Ratios
Leverage Ratios
Efficiency Ratios
List of Figures
General Dynamics Corp, Performance Chart (2014 - 2018)
General Dynamics Corp, Ratio Charts

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