Shares of General Dynamics Corp.
rose 2.34% to $219.56 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around favorable trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index
rising 0.36% to 3,845.08 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average
rising 0.23% to 31,037.68. General Dynamics Corp. closed $35.43 short of its 52-week high ($254.99), which the company reached on March 7th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Wednesday, as Honeywell International Inc.
rose 0.65% to $173.21, Lockheed Martin Corp.
rose 2.56% to $425.89, and Boeing Co.
fell 1.01% to $136.31. Trading volume (1.1 M) remained 419,038 below its 50-day average volume of 1.5 M.