General Dynamics Corporation (GD) : Money flow in the General Dynamics Corporation (GD) stock was negative (30.68 million) on Monday, which shows that the investors used the strength in the stock price to reduce their holdings. The total traded value on upticks was $62.99 million, compared to $93.68 million on downticks. The total uptick to downtick ratio was 0.67, indicating the underlying weakness in the stock. Even in block trades, money flow was negative ($28.51 million), indicating selling on the strength. The transaction value during uptick in block trades was $2.3 million. Downtick transaction value in block trades amounted to $30.8 million, indicating persistent selling. The uptick to downtick ratio was 0.07. General Dynamics Corporation (GD) traded $1.93 higher at $153.4 gaining 1.27% over the previous days close.
Shares of General Dynamics Corporation rose by 3.57% in the last five trading days and 7.96% for the last 4 weeks. General Dynamics Corporation is up 6.13% in the last 3-month period. Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 13.56%.
General Dynamics Corporation (NYSE:GD): During Mondays trading session, Bulls were in full control of the stock right from the opening. The stock opened at $151.43 and $151.37 proved to be the low of the day. Continuous buying at higher levels pushed the stock towards an intraday high of $153.80. The buying momentum continued till the end and the stock did not give up its gains. It closed at $153.40, notching a gain of 1.27% for the day. The total traded volume was 2,128,704 . The stock had closed at $151.47 on the previous day.
In a related news, The Securities and Exchange Commission has divulged that Casey John Patrick, officer (Executive Vice President) of General Dynamics Corp, had unloaded 57,490 shares at an average price of $146.96 in a transaction dated on August 4, 2016. The total value of the transaction was worth $8,448,730.
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.