NYSE:GAM - General American Investors Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $30.63 +0.45 (+1.49 %) (As of 01/22/2019 01:22 AM ET)Previous Close$30.18Today's Range$30.3206 - $30.717652-Week Range$27.00 - $37.33Volume78,123 shsAverage Volume73,280 shsMarket Capitalization$802.18 millionP/E RatioN/ADividend Yield0.98%Beta1.19 ProfileDiscussionChartDividendFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email General American Investors Company, Inc. is a publicly owned investment manager. The firm invests in the public equity markets. It invests in growth stocks of companies. The firm employs fundamental analysis with a bottom-up stock picking approach to make its investments. General American Investors Company, Inc. was founded in 1927 and is based in New York, New York. Receive GAM News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for GAM and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Investment offices, not elsewhere classified Sub-IndustryN/A SectorFinance Current SymbolNYSE:GAM Previous Symbol CUSIPN/A WebN/A PhoneN/ADebt Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A Current RatioN/A Quick RatioN/APrice-To-Earnings Trailing P/E RatioN/A Forward P/E RatioN/A P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual SalesN/A Price / SalesN/A Cash FlowN/A Price / Cash FlowN/A Book ValueN/A Price / BookN/AProfitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A Net IncomeN/A Net MarginsN/A Return on EquityN/A Return on AssetsN/AMiscellaneous EmployeesN/A Outstanding Shares26,190,000Market Cap$802.18 million OptionableNot Optionable General American Investors (NYSE:GAM) Frequently Asked Questions What is General American Investors' stock symbol? General American Investors trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "GAM." How often does General American Investors pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for General American Investors? General American Investors announced an annual dividend on Thursday, November 8th. Stockholders of record on Monday, November 19th will be paid a dividend of $0.30 per share on Friday, December 28th. This represents a dividend yield of 0.84%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, November 16th. View General American Investors' Dividend History. Has General American Investors been receiving favorable news coverage? Press coverage about GAM stock has trended very positive on Tuesday, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research group ranks the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. General American Investors earned a news sentiment score of 3.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news articles about the investment management company a news buzz of 4.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next few days. Who are some of General American Investors' key competitors? Some companies that are related to General American Investors include DNP Select Income Fund (DNP), Nuveen Municipal Value Fund (NUV), Gabelli Equity Trust (GAB), Tri-Continental (TY), Adams Diversified Equity Fund (ADX), Tortoise Energy Infrastructure (TYG), PIMCO Corporate&Income Opportunity Fund (PTY), Royce Value Trust (RVT), Hercules Capital (HTGC), Liberty All-Star Equity Fund (USA), Boulder Growth & Income Fund (BIF), PIMCO High Income Fund (PHK), Apollo Investment (AINV), AllianceBernstein Global Hgh Incm Fd (AWF) and Tekla Healthcare Investors (HQH). Who are General American Investors' key executives? General American Investors' management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Jeffrey Priest, CEO, Pres, Portfolio Mang. & Director (Age 56)Mr. Andrew V. Vindigni, Sr. VP (Age 59)Dr. Sally A. Lynch, VP (Age 59)Mr. Eugene S. Stark, VP of Admin., Principal Financial Officer & Chief Compliance Officer (Age 61)Ms. Victoria Hamilton, Exec. VP & COO (Age 65) Who are General American Investors' major shareholders? General American Investors' stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Blue Bell Private Wealth Management LLC (2.66%), Neville Rodie & Shaw Inc. (0.16%), 6 Meridian (0.14%), Matisse Capital (0.05%), Kistler Tiffany Companies LLC (0.02%) and TCI Wealth Advisors Inc. (0.01%). Company insiders that own General American Investors stock include Anang K Majmudar, Arthur G Altschul Jr, Eugene S Stark, Jeffrey W Priest, Rodney B Berens, Spencer Davidson, Trust F B O Altschul Charles U, Trust F B O Altschul Emily H U, Trust F B O Altschul Stephen F, Trust Fbo Altschul Arthur G J, Trust Fbo Altschul Arthur G J, Trust Fbo Altschul Charles Uad and Trust Fbo Serena Vr Altschul U. View Institutional Ownership Trends for General American Investors. Which institutional investors are selling General American Investors stock? GAM stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Matisse Capital. Company insiders that have sold General American Investors company stock in the last year include Rodney B Berens, Trust F B O Altschul Emily H U and Trust F B O Altschul Stephen F. View Insider Buying and Selling for General American Investors. Which institutional investors are buying General American Investors stock? GAM stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Blue Bell Private Wealth Management LLC, Neville Rodie & Shaw Inc., TCI Wealth Advisors Inc., Kistler Tiffany Companies LLC and 6 Meridian. Company insiders that have bought General American Investors stock in the last two years include Anang K Majmudar, Eugene S Stark, Jeffrey W Priest and Spencer Davidson. View Insider Buying and Selling for General American Investors. How do I buy shares of General American Investors? Shares of GAM can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab. What is General American Investors' stock price today? One share of GAM stock can currently be purchased for approximately $30.63. How big of a company is General American Investors? General American Investors has a market capitalization of $802.18 million. MarketBeat Community Rating for General American Investors (NYSE GAM)Community Ranking: 2.1 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 75 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 102 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 177MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about General American Investors and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe GAM will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe GAM will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 1/22/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What is an Initial Public Offering (IPO)?