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Profitability Analysis
Quarterly Data

Difficulty: Beginner


Ratios (Summary)

General Dynamics Corp., profitability ratios (quarterly data)

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Jul 1, 2018 Apr 1, 2018 Dec 31, 2017 Oct 1, 2017 Jul 2, 2017 Apr 2, 2017 Dec 31, 2016 Oct 2, 2016 Jul 3, 2016 Apr 3, 2016 Dec 31, 2015 Oct 4, 2015 Jul 5, 2015 Apr 5, 2015 Dec 31, 2014 Sep 28, 2014 Jun 29, 2014 Mar 30, 2014 Dec 31, 2013 Sep 29, 2013 Jun 30, 2013 Mar 31, 2013
Return on Sales
Gross profit margin hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden%
Operating profit margin hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden%
Net profit margin hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden%
Return on Investment
Return on equity (ROE) hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden%
Return on assets (ROA) hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden%
Source: Based on data from General Dynamics Corp. Quarterly and Annual Reports
Ratio Description The company
Gross profit margin Gross profit margin indicates the percentage of revenue available to cover operating and other expenditures. General Dynamics Corp.'s gross profit margin improved from Q4 2017 to Q1 2018 but then deteriorated significantly from Q1 2018 to Q2 2018.
Operating profit margin A profitability ratio calculated as operating income divided by revenue. General Dynamics Corp.'s operating profit margin deteriorated from Q4 2017 to Q1 2018 and from Q1 2018 to Q2 2018.
Net profit margin An indicator of profitability, calculated as net income divided by revenue. General Dynamics Corp.'s net profit margin improved from Q4 2017 to Q1 2018 but then deteriorated significantly from Q1 2018 to Q2 2018.
ROE A profitability ratio calculated as net income divided by shareholders' equity. General Dynamics Corp.'s ROE deteriorated from Q4 2017 to Q1 2018 and from Q1 2018 to Q2 2018.
ROA A profitability ratio calculated as net income divided by total assets. General Dynamics Corp.'s ROA deteriorated from Q4 2017 to Q1 2018 and from Q1 2018 to Q2 2018.

Gross Profit Margin

General Dynamics Corp., gross profit margin calculation (quarterly data)

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Jul 1, 2018 Apr 1, 2018 Dec 31, 2017 Oct 1, 2017 Jul 2, 2017 Apr 2, 2017 Dec 31, 2016 Oct 2, 2016 Jul 3, 2016 Apr 3, 2016 Dec 31, 2015 Oct 4, 2015 Jul 5, 2015 Apr 5, 2015 Dec 31, 2014 Sep 28, 2014 Jun 29, 2014 Mar 30, 2014 Dec 31, 2013 Sep 29, 2013 Jun 30, 2013 Mar 31, 2013
Selected Financial Data (USD $ in millions)
Gross profit hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden
Revenue hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden
Ratio
Gross profit margin1 hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden%
Source: Based on data from General Dynamics Corp. Quarterly and Annual Reports

Q2 2018 Calculations

1 Gross profit margin = 100 × (Gross profitQ2 2018 + Gross profitQ1 2018 + Gross profitQ4 2017 + Gross profitQ3 2017) ÷ (RevenueQ2 2018 + RevenueQ1 2018 + RevenueQ4 2017 + RevenueQ3 2017)
= 100 × (hidden + hidden + hidden + hidden) ÷ (hidden + hidden + hidden + hidden) = hidden%

Ratio Description The company
Gross profit margin Gross profit margin indicates the percentage of revenue available to cover operating and other expenditures. General Dynamics Corp.'s gross profit margin improved from Q4 2017 to Q1 2018 but then deteriorated significantly from Q1 2018 to Q2 2018.

Operating Profit Margin

General Dynamics Corp., operating profit margin calculation (quarterly data)

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Jul 1, 2018 Apr 1, 2018 Dec 31, 2017 Oct 1, 2017 Jul 2, 2017 Apr 2, 2017 Dec 31, 2016 Oct 2, 2016 Jul 3, 2016 Apr 3, 2016 Dec 31, 2015 Oct 4, 2015 Jul 5, 2015 Apr 5, 2015 Dec 31, 2014 Sep 28, 2014 Jun 29, 2014 Mar 30, 2014 Dec 31, 2013 Sep 29, 2013 Jun 30, 2013 Mar 31, 2013
Selected Financial Data (USD $ in millions)
Operating earnings hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden
Revenue hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden
Ratio
Operating profit margin1 hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden%
Source: Based on data from General Dynamics Corp. Quarterly and Annual Reports

Q2 2018 Calculations

1 Operating profit margin = 100 × (Operating earningsQ2 2018 + Operating earningsQ1 2018 + Operating earningsQ4 2017 + Operating earningsQ3 2017) ÷ (RevenueQ2 2018 + RevenueQ1 2018 + RevenueQ4 2017 + RevenueQ3 2017)
= 100 × (hidden + hidden + hidden + hidden) ÷ (hidden + hidden + hidden + hidden) = hidden%

Ratio Description The company
Operating profit margin A profitability ratio calculated as operating income divided by revenue. General Dynamics Corp.'s operating profit margin deteriorated from Q4 2017 to Q1 2018 and from Q1 2018 to Q2 2018.

Net Profit Margin

General Dynamics Corp., net profit margin calculation (quarterly data)

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Jul 1, 2018 Apr 1, 2018 Dec 31, 2017 Oct 1, 2017 Jul 2, 2017 Apr 2, 2017 Dec 31, 2016 Oct 2, 2016 Jul 3, 2016 Apr 3, 2016 Dec 31, 2015 Oct 4, 2015 Jul 5, 2015 Apr 5, 2015 Dec 31, 2014 Sep 28, 2014 Jun 29, 2014 Mar 30, 2014 Dec 31, 2013 Sep 29, 2013 Jun 30, 2013 Mar 31, 2013
Selected Financial Data (USD $ in millions)
Net earnings hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden
Revenue hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden
Ratio
Net profit margin1 hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden%
Source: Based on data from General Dynamics Corp. Quarterly and Annual Reports

Q2 2018 Calculations

1 Net profit margin = 100 × (Net earningsQ2 2018 + Net earningsQ1 2018 + Net earningsQ4 2017 + Net earningsQ3 2017) ÷ (RevenueQ2 2018 + RevenueQ1 2018 + RevenueQ4 2017 + RevenueQ3 2017)
= 100 × (hidden + hidden + hidden + hidden) ÷ (hidden + hidden + hidden + hidden) = hidden%

Ratio Description The company
Net profit margin An indicator of profitability, calculated as net income divided by revenue. General Dynamics Corp.'s net profit margin improved from Q4 2017 to Q1 2018 but then deteriorated significantly from Q1 2018 to Q2 2018.

Return on Equity (ROE)

General Dynamics Corp., ROE calculation (quarterly data)

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Jul 1, 2018 Apr 1, 2018 Dec 31, 2017 Oct 1, 2017 Jul 2, 2017 Apr 2, 2017 Dec 31, 2016 Oct 2, 2016 Jul 3, 2016 Apr 3, 2016 Dec 31, 2015 Oct 4, 2015 Jul 5, 2015 Apr 5, 2015 Dec 31, 2014 Sep 28, 2014 Jun 29, 2014 Mar 30, 2014 Dec 31, 2013 Sep 29, 2013 Jun 30, 2013 Mar 31, 2013
Selected Financial Data (USD $ in millions)
Net earnings hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden
Shareholders' equity hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden
Ratio
ROE1 hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden%
Source: Based on data from General Dynamics Corp. Quarterly and Annual Reports

Q2 2018 Calculations

1 ROE = 100 × (Net earningsQ2 2018 + Net earningsQ1 2018 + Net earningsQ4 2017 + Net earningsQ3 2017) ÷ Shareholders' equity
= 100 × (hidden + hidden + hidden + hidden) ÷ hidden = hidden%

Ratio Description The company
ROE A profitability ratio calculated as net income divided by shareholders' equity. General Dynamics Corp.'s ROE deteriorated from Q4 2017 to Q1 2018 and from Q1 2018 to Q2 2018.

Return on Assets (ROA)

General Dynamics Corp., ROA calculation (quarterly data)

Microsoft Excel LibreOffice Calc
Jul 1, 2018 Apr 1, 2018 Dec 31, 2017 Oct 1, 2017 Jul 2, 2017 Apr 2, 2017 Dec 31, 2016 Oct 2, 2016 Jul 3, 2016 Apr 3, 2016 Dec 31, 2015 Oct 4, 2015 Jul 5, 2015 Apr 5, 2015 Dec 31, 2014 Sep 28, 2014 Jun 29, 2014 Mar 30, 2014 Dec 31, 2013 Sep 29, 2013 Jun 30, 2013 Mar 31, 2013
Selected Financial Data (USD $ in millions)
Net earnings hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden
Total assets hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden hidden
Ratio
ROA1 hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden% hidden%
Source: Based on data from General Dynamics Corp. Quarterly and Annual Reports

Q2 2018 Calculations

1 ROA = 100 × (Net earningsQ2 2018 + Net earningsQ1 2018 + Net earningsQ4 2017 + Net earningsQ3 2017) ÷ Total assets
= 100 × (hidden + hidden + hidden + hidden) ÷ hidden = hidden%

Ratio Description The company
ROA A profitability ratio calculated as net income divided by total assets. General Dynamics Corp.'s ROA deteriorated from Q4 2017 to Q1 2018 and from Q1 2018 to Q2 2018.