General Dynamics Corporation (GD) : Edgemoor Investment Advisors reduced its stake in General Dynamics Corporation by 1.27% during the most recent quarter end. The investment management company now holds a total of 60,608 shares of General Dynamics Corporation which is valued at $8,958,468 after selling 780 shares in General Dynamics Corporation , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on Aug 3, 2016.General Dynamics Corporation makes up approximately 1.39% of Edgemoor Investment Advisors’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Buckingham Asset Management reduced its stake in GD by selling 15 shares or 0.4% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 3,697 shares of GD which is valued at $546,454. General Dynamics Corporation makes up approx 0.18% of Buckingham Asset Management’s portfolio.Advocacy Wealth Management Services boosted its stake in GD in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 66 additional shares and now holds a total of 141 shares of General Dynamics Corporation which is valued at $19,881. General Dynamics Corporation makes up approx 0.01% of Advocacy Wealth Management Services’s portfolio.
General Dynamics Corporation closed down -0.78 points or -0.52% at $148.11 with 8,33,867 shares getting traded on Monday. Post opening the session at $148.56, the shares hit an intraday low of $147.8 and an intraday high of $149.16 and the price fluctuated in this range throughout the day.Shares ended Monday session in Red.
On the company’s financial health, General Dynamics Corporation reported $2.44 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.13 according to the earnings call on Jul 27, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $2.31. The company had revenue of $7665.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $7864.90 million. The company’s revenue was down -2.8 % compared to the same quarter last year.During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $2.27 EPS.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on General Dynamics Corporation. General Dynamics Corporation was Upgraded by Bernstein to ” Outperform” on Aug 10, 2016.
General Dynamics Corporation is an aerospace and defense company that offers a portfolio of products and services in business aviation; combat vehicles weapons systems and munitions; communications and information technology systems and solutions and military and commercial shipbuilding. The Company operates through four business groups: Aerospace Combat Systems Information Systems and Technology and Marine Systems. Aerospace group designs manufactures and outfits a family of Gulfstream business-jet aircraft and provides aircraft services. Combat Systems group is engaged in systems engineering spanning design development manufacture and support of military vehicles weapons systems and munitions. Marine Systems group designs builds and supports submarines and surface ships. Information Systems and Technology group provides technologies products and services that support a range of military federal/civilian and commercial information-systems requirements.