NYSE:GDL - GDL Fund Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $9.02 +0.12 (+1.35 %) (As of 11/19/2018 06:34 AM ET)Previous Close$8.90Today's Range$8.9652 - $9.0452-Week Range$8.54 - $10.05Volume53,791 shsAverage Volume36,694 shsMarket CapitalizationN/AP/E RatioN/ADividend Yield0.05%BetaN/A ProfileDiscussionChartDividendFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email The GDL Fund is a closed-ended equity mutual fund launched by GAMCO Investors, Inc. It is managed by Gabelli Funds, LLC. The fund invests in public equity markets across the globe. It invests in stocks of companies operating across diversified sectors. The fund invests in securities of companies involved in publicly announced mergers, takeovers, tender offers, and leveraged buyouts. It also invests in companies undergoing corporate reorganizations involving stubs, spin-offs, and liquidations. The fund benchmarks the performance of its portfolio against Bank of America Merrill Lynch 3 Month U.S. Treasury Bill Index. It was formerly known as Gabelli Global Deal Fund. The GDL Fund was formed on October 17, 2006 and is domiciled in the United States. Receive GDL News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for GDL and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Asset Management Sub-IndustryN/A SectorFinancial Services Current SymbolNYSE:GDL Previous Symbol CUSIPN/A Webwww.gabelli.com Phone+1-914-9215100 Debt Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A Current RatioN/A Quick RatioN/A Price-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 / CashN/A Book ValueN/A Price / BookN/A Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A Net IncomeN/A Net MarginsN/A Return on EquityN/A Return on AssetsN/A Miscellaneous EmployeesN/A Outstanding SharesN/AMarket Cap$0.00 OptionableNot Optionable GDL Fund (NYSE:GDL) Frequently Asked Questions What is GDL Fund's stock symbol? GDL Fund trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "GDL." How often does GDL Fund pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for GDL Fund? GDL Fund announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, August 24th. Stockholders of record on Friday, September 14th will be paid a dividend of $0.10 per share on Friday, September 21st. This represents a $0.40 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 4.43%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, September 13th. View GDL Fund's Dividend History. Has GDL Fund been receiving favorable news coverage? Press coverage about GDL stock has trended somewhat positive recently, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. InfoTrie rates the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. GDL Fund earned a news sentiment score of 1.1 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news stories about the investment management company a news buzz of 2.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is very unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near term. Who are some of GDL Fund's key competitors? Some companies that are related to GDL Fund include 1ST TR ENERGY I/SH (FIF), 3i Group (III), 3i Group (TGOPF), 49 North Resources (FNR), A I S RESOURCES/SH SH (AIS), ABEH SPLI /0 RED / EXT PREF (ASIZ), ABEH SPLI/PAR VTG FPD 0.01 (ASIT), Aberdeen Asian Income Fund (AAIF), Aberdeen Asia-Pacific Income Fund (FAX), Aberdeen Asia-Pacific Income Investment (FAP), Aberdeen Australia Equity Fund (IAF), Aberdeen Emerging Markets Invstmt (AEMC), Aberdeen International (AAB), Aberdeen Latin American Income Fund (ALAI) and Aberdeen New Dawn Investment Trust (ABD). Who are GDL Fund's key executives? GDL Fund's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Mario Joseph Gabelli C.F.A., CFA, Portfolio Mang. (Age 75)Mr. Bruce N. Alpert CPA, CPA, Exec. VP & Chief Operating Officer (Age 66)Ms. Agnes Nora Mullady, Pres & Chief Operating Officer of the Open-End Fund Division & VP (Age 59)Mr. Richard John Walz, Chief Compliance Officer (Age 59)Ms. Andrea R. Mango, Sec. (Age 45) Who are GDL Fund's major shareholders? GDL Fund's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include GABELLI & Co INVESTMENT ADVISERS INC. (4.10%), Matisse Capital (2.66%), Financial & Investment Management Group Ltd. (2.02%), Gamco Investors INC. ET AL (1.67%), Ancora Advisors LLC (0.00%) and Advisors Asset Management Inc. (0.00%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for GDL Fund. Which institutional investors are selling GDL Fund stock? GDL stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Gamco Investors INC. ET AL, Matisse Capital, Advisors Asset Management Inc. and Glacier Peak Capital LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for GDL Fund. Which institutional investors are buying GDL Fund stock? GDL stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Envestnet Asset Management Inc., Private Advisor Group LLC, Citadel Advisors LLC, Financial & Investment Management Group Ltd., GABELLI & Co INVESTMENT ADVISERS INC. and Ancora Advisors LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for GDL Fund. How do I buy shares of GDL Fund? Shares of GDL 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 GDL Fund's stock price today? One share of GDL stock can currently be purchased for approximately $9.02. What is GDL Fund's official website? The official website for GDL Fund is http://www.gabelli.com. How can I contact GDL Fund? GDL Fund's mailing address is 1 Corporate Ctr, RYE, NY 10580-1485, United States. The investment management company can be reached via phone at +1-914-9215100. MarketBeat Community Rating for GDL Fund (NYSE GDL)Community Ranking: 2.3 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 71 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 86 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 157MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about GDL Fund and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe GDL will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe GDL will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 11/19/2018 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What does cost of debt say about a company’s financial health?