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QQQ   391.20
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DOW   34,899.34
QQQ   391.20
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DOW   34,899.34
QQQ   391.20

General American Investors Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.85 (-1.96%)
(As of 11/26/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
13,328 shs
Average Volume
22,864 shs
Market Capitalization
$1.05 billion
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
30 days | 90 days | 365 days | Advanced Chart
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About General American Investors

General American Investors Company, Inc. is a diversified, closed-end management investment company. The primary objective of the Company is long-term capital appreciation. The Company invests principally in common stocks. The Company may purchase and write (sell) put and call options. The Company has internally managed a global portfolio of investments, consisting of common stocks of the United States companies, including international and private securities. The Company invests in various sectors, such as aerospace/defense, building and real estate, communications and information services, computer software and systems, consumer products and services, environmental control, finance and insurance, health care/pharmaceuticals and machinery and equipment.


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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Investment offices, not elsewhere classified
Year Founded

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales


Pretax Margin




Free Float
Market Cap
$1.05 billion
Not Optionable

Company Calendar

Dividend Payable
Fiscal Year End
Next Earnings (Estimated)


Overall MarketRank

1.13 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

1195th out of 1,340 stocks

Investment Offices, Not Elsewhere Classified Industry

110th out of 156 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 0.0Community Rank: 4.0Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 0.0 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

General American Investors (NYSE:GAM) Frequently Asked Questions

How has General American Investors' stock been impacted by Coronavirus?

General American Investors' stock was trading at $30.79 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, GAM stock has increased by 38.3% and is now trading at $42.58.
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Are investors shorting General American Investors?

General American Investors saw a increase in short interest in the month of November. As of November 15th, there was short interest totaling 3,200 shares, an increase of 45.5% from the October 31st total of 2,200 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 20,700 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 0.2 days.
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When is General American Investors' next earnings date?

General American Investors is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, February 17th 2022.
View our earnings forecast for General American Investors

How often does General American Investors pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for General American Investors?

General American Investors declared an annual dividend on Wednesday, November 3rd. Stockholders of record on Monday, November 15th will be paid a dividend of $0.36 per share on Thursday, December 30th. This represents a dividend yield of 0.78%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, November 12th.
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Is General American Investors a good dividend stock?

General American Investors pays an annual dividend of $3.30 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 7.60%. GAM has a dividend yield higher than 75% of all dividend-paying stocks, making it a leading dividend payer.
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Who are General American Investors' key executives?

General American Investors' management team includes the following people:
  • Jeffrey Wallace Priest, President, Chief Executive Officer & Director
  • Gene S. Stark, VP, Chief Financial & Compliance Officer
  • Craig Anthony Grassi, Vice President & Director-Information Technology
  • Samantha X. Jin, Treasurer & Principal Accounting Officer
  • Connie A. Santa Maria, Manager-Human Resources Benefits

What is Ignacio Martín's approval rating as General American Investors' CEO?

26 employees have rated General American Investors CEO Ignacio Martín on Glassdoor.com. Ignacio Martín has an approval rating of 79% among General American Investors' employees.

What other stocks do shareholders of General American Investors own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other General American Investors investors own include Invictus MD Strategies (IVITF), SinglePoint (SING), Unrivaled Brands (TRTC), Aurora Cannabis (ACB), OrganiGram (OGI), EGF Theramed Health (EVAHF), EVIO (EVIO), Aethlon Medical (AEMD), (APHA) and Simply (AWSM).

What is General American Investors' stock symbol?

General American Investors trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "GAM."

Who are General American Investors' major shareholders?

General American Investors' stock is owned by a variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Blue Bell Private Wealth Management LLC (2.53%), Sit Investment Associates Inc. (1.44%), Raymond James & Associates (0.74%), Shaker Financial Services LLC (0.71%), Matisse Capital (0.50%) and Wolverine Asset Management LLC (0.38%). Company insiders that own General American Investors stock include Jeffrey W Priest and Spencer Davidson.
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Which major investors are selling General American Investors stock?

GAM stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Sit Investment Associates Inc., Shaker Financial Services LLC, Matisse Capital, Morgan Stanley, Rockefeller Capital Management L.P., Mraz Amerine & Associates Inc., and Commonwealth Equity Services LLC.
View insider buying and selling activity for General American Investors
or view top insider-selling stocks.

Which major investors are buying General American Investors stock?

GAM stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Wolverine Asset Management LLC, Royal Bank of Canada, Clough Capital Partners L P, Quantedge Capital Pte Ltd, Blue Bell Private Wealth Management LLC, Raymond James & Associates, Stolper Co, and First Republic Investment Management Inc..
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or or view top insider-buying stocks.

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 WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is General American Investors' stock price today?

One share of GAM stock can currently be purchased for approximately $42.58.

How much money does General American Investors make?

General American Investors has a market capitalization of $1.05 billion.

What is General American Investors' official website?

The official website for General American Investors is www.generalamericaninvestors.com.

How can I contact General American Investors?

The investment management company can be reached via phone at (800) 436-8401.

This page was last updated on 11/27/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff


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