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General Dynamics is Among the Companies in the Aerospace & Defense Industry With the Lowest EPS Growth (GD, LLL, COL, AIR, ATK)

By Shiri Gupta

Below are the three companies in the Aerospace & Defense industry with the lowest year-over-year expected earnings per share (EPS) growth rates. The long-term growth rate is the expected annual increase in operating EPS over the next three to five years.

General Dynamics ranks lowest with a EPS growth of 0.7%. Following is L-3 Communications with a EPS growth of 2.3%. Rockwell Collins ranks third lowest with a EPS growth of 3.3%.

AAR follows with a EPS growth of 4.3%, and Alliant Techsystems rounds out the bottom five with a EPS growth of 5.9%.

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