General Dynamics Corporation ( GD ) will begin trading ex-dividend on October 04, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.93 per share is scheduled to be paid on November 09, 2018. Shareholders who purchased GD prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that GD has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $204.98, the dividend yield is 1.81%.
The previous trading day's last sale of GD was $204.98, representing a -10.88% decrease from the 52 week high of $230 and a 11.28% increase over the 52 week low of $184.21.
GD is a part of the Capital Goods sector, which includes companies such as Carnival Corporation ( CCL ) and Carnival Corporation ( CUK ). GD's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $9.89. Zacks Investment Research reports GD's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 12.78%, compared to an industry average of 17.9%.
Interested in gaining exposure to GD through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have GD as a top-10 holding:
The top-performing ETF of this group is MOAT with an increase of 10.98% over the last 100 days. BIBL has the highest percent weighting of GD at 1.86%.