General Dynamics (GD -2.8%) agrees to purchase Metro Machines for an undisclosed amount in a...

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General Dynamics (GD -2.8%) agrees to purchase Metro Machines for an undisclosed amount in a deal expected to shore up its Navy ship repair business. The firm says it expects the transaction to be accretive to earnings beginning in 2012.