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S&P 500   4,574.79
DOW   35,756.88
QQQ   379.12
S&P 500   4,574.79
DOW   35,756.88
QQQ   379.12
S&P 500   4,574.79
DOW   35,756.88
QQQ   379.12

The Gabelli Equity Trust Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.02 (+0.29 %)
(As of 10/26/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
Volume682,183 shs
Average Volume637,545 shs
Market Capitalization$1.83 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield8.60%
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About The Gabelli Equity Trust

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

Investment offices, not elsewhere classified
Year Founded

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales





Market Cap
$1.83 billion
Next Earnings Date
Not Optionable


Overall MarketRank

1.19 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

1157th out of 1,338 stocks

Investment Offices, Not Elsewhere Classified Industry

92nd out of 156 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 0.0Community Rank: 4.3Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 0.0 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

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 decrease in short interest during the month of September. As of September 30th, there was short interest totaling 195,600 shares, a decrease of 42.5% from the September 15th total of 339,900 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 715,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 0.3 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 (WHO). Since then, GAB shares have 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 announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, August 19th. Investors of record on Thursday, September 16th will be paid a dividend of $0.15 per share on Thursday, September 23rd. This represents a $0.60 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 8.57%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, September 15th.
View The Gabelli Equity Trust's dividend history

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 8.60%. 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. David I. Schachter, VP (Age 68)
  • Mr. Kevin V. Dreyer, Portfolio Mang.
  • Mr. Christopher J. Marangi, Portfolio Mang. (Age 47)

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."

Who are The Gabelli Equity Trust's major shareholders?

The Gabelli Equity Trust's stock is owned by many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Private Advisor Group LLC (0.06%), Hollencrest Capital Management (0.05%), Shulman DeMeo Asset Management LLC (0.03%), Level Four Financial LLC (0.02%), Great Valley Advisor Group Inc. (0.02%) and Wedbush Securities Inc. (0.02%).
View institutional ownership trends for The Gabelli Equity Trust

Which institutional investors are selling The Gabelli Equity Trust stock?

GAB stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Hollencrest Capital Management, Level Four Financial LLC, Wedbush Securities Inc., Pinnacle Associates Ltd., Breiter Capital Management Inc., and Fifth Third Bancorp.
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Which institutional investors are buying The Gabelli Equity Trust stock?

GAB stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Shulman DeMeo Asset Management LLC, Private Advisor Group LLC, Koshinski Asset Management Inc., White Lighthouse Investment Management Inc., Stratos Wealth Advisors LLC, Foundations Investment Advisors LLC, Filbrandt Wealth Management LLC, and Valley Brook Capital Group Inc..
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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.

This page was last updated on 10/27/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff


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