General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) issued the following financial statement:
“General Dynamics had second-quarter 2010 earnings from continuing operations of $651 million, or $1.68 per share on a fully diluted basis, compared to 2009 second-quarter earnings from continuing operations of $621 million, or $1.61 per share fully diluted. Revenues in the quarter were $8.1 billion. Operating earnings grew by 4.2 percent over second-quarter 2009, to $985 million.
“Net earnings for the second quarter of 2010 were $648 million, compared to $618 million in the year-ago period. Net earnings on a per-share, fully diluted basis were $1.67 in the current quarter, an increase of 4.4 percent over the year-ago period.”