General Dynamics Board Increases Dividend

Mar 02, 2011, 16:30 ET from General Dynamics

FALLS CHURCH, Va., March 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The board of directors of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) today declared a regular quarterly dividend of  47 cents per share on the company's common stock, payable May 6, 2011, to shareholders of record on April 8.  The dividend represents a 12 percent increase from the previous quarterly dividend of 42 cents per share.

General Dynamics, headquartered in Falls Church, Va., employs approximately 90,000 people worldwide.  The company is a market leader in business aviation; land and expeditionary combat systems, armaments and munitions; shipbuilding and marine systems; and information systems and technologies.  More information about the company is available online at

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