The Gabelli Equity Trust Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.01 (+0.14 %)
(As of 04/12/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $7.00
50-Day Range
MA: $6.78
52-Week Range
Now: $7.00
Volume426,874 shs
Average Volume610,181 shs
Market Capitalization$1.83 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield8.58%
The Gabelli Equity Trust Inc. is a closed ended equity mutual fund launched by GAMCO Investors, Inc. The fund is managed by Gabelli Funds, LLC. It invests in public equity markets of the United States. The fund seeks to invest in stocks of companies operating across diversified sectors. It invests in preferred stock, convertible or exchangeable securities, and warrants and rights. The fund primarily invests in value stocks of companies across market capitalizations. It employs fundamental analysis with a bottom-up stock picking approach to create its portfolio. The fund seeks to benchmarks the performance of its portfolio against the S&P 500 Index, Dow Jones Industrial Average, and Nasdaq Composite Index. The Gabelli Equity Trust Inc. was formed on August 21, 1986 and is domiciled in the United States.
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Investment offices, not elsewhere classified
Year FoundedN/A



Sales & Book Value

Annual SalesN/A



Market Cap$1.83 billion
Next Earnings DateN/A
OptionableNot Optionable


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Overall MarketRank

0.79 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

1305th out of 1,950 stocks

Investment Offices, Not Elsewhere Classified Industry

101st out of 172 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 0.0Community Rank: 2.3Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 0.0 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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The Gabelli Equity Trust (NYSE:GAB) Frequently Asked Questions

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Are investors shorting The Gabelli Equity Trust?

The Gabelli Equity Trust saw a increase in short interest during the month of March. As of March 15th, there was short interest totaling 107,300 shares, an increase of 65.6% from the February 28th total of 64,800 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 657,600 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 0.2 days.
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How has The Gabelli Equity Trust's stock been impacted by Coronavirus?

The Gabelli Equity Trust's stock was trading at $5.39 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, GAB stock has increased by 29.9% and is now trading at $7.00.
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How often does The Gabelli Equity Trust pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for The Gabelli Equity Trust?

The Gabelli Equity Trust declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, February 25th. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, March 17th will be given a dividend of $0.15 per share on Wednesday, March 24th. This represents a $0.60 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 8.57%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, March 16th.
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Is The Gabelli Equity Trust a good dividend stock?

The Gabelli Equity Trust pays an annual dividend of $0.60 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 8.58%. GAB has a dividend yield higher than 75% of all dividend-paying stocks, making it a leading dividend payer.
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Who are The Gabelli Equity Trust's key executives?

The Gabelli Equity Trust's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Carter W. Austin, Sr. VP (Age 55, Pay $60k)
  • Ms. Molly A.F. Marion, VP (Age 67, Pay $80k)
  • Mr. Mario Joseph Gabelli C.F.A., CFA, Portfolio Mang. (Age 78)
  • Mr. Bruce N. Alpert CPA, CPA, Principal Exec. Officer, Pres and Chief Operating Officer of Gabelli Funds Llc (Age 69)
  • Ms. Agnes Nora Mullady, Pres & Chief Operating Officer of the Open-End Fund Division & VP (Age 62)
  • Mr. James Ernest McKee, Gen. Counsel, Gen. Counsel of GAMCO Investors Inc and Sec. of GAMCO Investors Inc (Age 57)
  • Mr. Douglas Richard Jamieson, Pres of GAMCO and Chief Operating Officer of GAMCO (Age 67)
  • Mr. Kevin V. Dreyer, Portfolio Mang.
  • Mr. Christopher J. Marangi, Portfolio Mang. (Age 47)
  • Mr. Robert Douglas Leininger C.F.A., CFA, Portfolio Mang.

Who are some of The Gabelli Equity Trust's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of The Gabelli Equity Trust own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other The Gabelli Equity Trust investors own include AT&T (T), New Residential Investment (NRZ), Energy Transfer (ET), Main Street Capital (MAIN), Medical Properties Trust (MPW), AbbVie (ABBV), Annaly Capital Management (NLY), Pfizer (PFE), Ares Capital (ARCC) and General Electric (GE).

What is The Gabelli Equity Trust's stock symbol?

The Gabelli Equity Trust trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "GAB."

How do I buy shares of The Gabelli Equity Trust?

Shares of GAB can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is The Gabelli Equity Trust's stock price today?

One share of GAB stock can currently be purchased for approximately $7.00.

How much money does The Gabelli Equity Trust make?

The Gabelli Equity Trust has a market capitalization of $1.83 billion.

What is The Gabelli Equity Trust's official website?

The official website for The Gabelli Equity Trust is www.gabelli.com.

How can I contact The Gabelli Equity Trust?

The financial services provider can be reached via phone at 914-921-5000.

This page was last updated on 4/12/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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