General Dynamics Corporation (GD) : Howard Hughes Medical Institute scooped up 568 additional shares in General Dynamics Corporation during the most recent quarter end , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on Aug 3, 2016. The investment management firm now holds a total of 20,980 shares of General Dynamics Corporation which is valued at $3,101,054.General Dynamics Corporation makes up approximately 0.99% of Howard Hughes Medical Institute’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Cadence Capital Management reduced its stake in GD by selling 138 shares or 1.93% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 7,009 shares of GD which is valued at $1,036,000. General Dynamics Corporation makes up approx 0.08% of Cadence Capital Management’s portfolio.Penobscot Investment Management Company boosted its stake in GD in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 110 additional shares and now holds a total of 2,940 shares of General Dynamics Corporation which is valued at $431,857. General Dynamics Corporation makes up approx 0.15% of Penobscot Investment Management Company’s portfolio.Joel Isaacson boosted its stake in GD in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 1 additional shares and now holds a total of 755 shares of General Dynamics Corporation which is valued at $108,546. General Dynamics Corporation makes up approx 0.02% of Joel Isaacson’s portfolio.First Financial Bank N.a. – Trust Division reduced its stake in GD by selling 135 shares or 6.96% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 1,805 shares of GD which is valued at $249,830. General Dynamics Corporation makes up approx 0.05% of First Financial Bank N.a. – Trust Division’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.