Editor's Note: TheStreet ratings do not represent the views of TheStreet's staff or its contributors. Ratings are established by computer based on metrics for performance (which includes growth, stock performance, efficiency and valuation) and risk (volatility and solvency). Companies with poor cash flow or high debt levels tend to earn lower ratings in our model. NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) hit a new 52-week high Tuesday as it is currently trading at $79.47, above its previous 52-week high of $79.46 with 721,898 shares traded as of 2:30 p.m. ET. Average volume has been 2.1 million shares over the past 30 days. General Dynamics has a market cap of $27.55 billion and is part of the industrial goods sector and aerospace/defense industry. Shares are up 13.2% year to date as of the close of trading on Monday. General Dynamics Corporation, an aerospace and defense company, provides business aviation; combat vehicles, weapons systems, and munitions; military and commercial shipbuilding; and communications and information technology products and services worldwide.