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

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

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

- 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 Corporation (General Dynamics) is a leading global defense contractor. The company 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. It also offers business jets, wheeled combat and tactical vehicles, battle tanks, munitions and propellants. It 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. The company serves products and services to US government, defense agencies and commercial organizations and has a presence across the Americas, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Africa and the Middle East. General Dynamics is headquartered in Falls Church, Virginia, the US.

General Dynamics Corporation Key Recent Developments

Apr 25,2018: General Dynamics releases Q1 2018 results
Jan 24,2018: General Dynamics posts Q4 and full year 2017 results
Dec 15,2017: General Dynamics elects Howard Rubel as vice president of Investor Relations
Oct 26,2017: General Dynamics reports Q3 2017 results
Sep 14,2017: General Dynamics Land Systems–UK to deliver state-of-the-art training solutions for the AJAX programme

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Section 1 - About the Company
General Dynamics Corporation - Key Facts
General Dynamics Corporation - Key Employees
General Dynamics Corporation - Key Employee Biographies
General Dynamics Corporation - Major Products and Services
General Dynamics Corporation - History
General Dynamics Corporation - Company Statement
General Dynamics Corporation - Locations And Subsidiaries
Head Office
Other Locations & Subsidiaries
Section 2 – Company Analysis
Company Overview
General Dynamics Corporation - 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
Geographical Segment: Africa/Middle East
Performance
Geographical Segment: Asia-Pacific
Performance
Geographical Segment: North America
Performance
Geographical Segment: South America
Performance
General Dynamics Corporation - Corporate Strategy
General Dynamics Corporation - SWOT Analysis
SWOT Analysis - Overview
General Dynamics Corporation - Strengths
General Dynamics Corporation - Weaknesses
General Dynamics Corporation - Opportunities
General Dynamics Corporation - Threats
General Dynamics Corporation - 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
Oct 26, 2017: General Dynamics reports Q3 2017 results
Sep 14, 2017: General Dynamics Land Systems–UK to deliver state-of-the-art training solutions for the AJAX programme
Sep 14, 2017: General Dynamics Land Systems–UK to deliver state-of-the-art training solutions for the AJAX programme
Aug 03, 2017: General Dynamics appoints Gilliland as president of General Dynamics Information Technology
Jul 27, 2017: General Dynamics reports Q2 2017 results
Apr 26, 2017: General Dynamics Q1 net earnings increase
Mar 08, 2017: Gulfstream Aerospace receives Aviation Week's 2017 Technology Laureate Award
Mar 01, 2017: General Dynamics appoints new deputy for operations for information technology
Jan 27, 2017: General Dynamics Q4 net earnings up
Section 5 – Appendix
Methodology
Ratio Definitions
About GlobalData
Contact Us
Disclaimer
List of Tables
General Dynamics Corporation, Key Facts
General Dynamics Corporation, Key Employees
General Dynamics Corporation, Key Employee Biographies
General Dynamics Corporation, Major Products and Services
General Dynamics Corporation, History
General Dynamics Corporation, Other Locations
General Dynamics Corporation, Subsidiaries
General Dynamics Corporation, Key Competitors
General Dynamics Corporation, Ratios based on current share price
General Dynamics Corporation, Annual Ratios
General Dynamics Corporation, Annual Ratios (Cont...1)
General Dynamics Corporation, Annual Ratios (Cont...2)
General Dynamics Corporation, Interim Ratios
Currency Codes
Capital Market Ratios
Equity Ratios
Profitability Ratios
Cost Ratios
Liquidity Ratios
Leverage Ratios
Efficiency Ratios
List of Figures
General Dynamics Corporation, Performance Chart (2013 - 2017)
General Dynamics Corporation, Ratio Charts

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