NYSEARCA:GLD - SPDR Gold Shares Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $118.09 +0.95 (+0.81 %) (As of 12/10/2018 08:00 AM ET)Previous Close$117.14Today's Range$117.54 - $118.2352-Week Range$111.06 - $129.51Volume10.40 million shsAverage Volume7.42 million shsMarket CapitalizationN/AP/E RatioN/ADividend Yield0.00%BetaN/A ProfileDiscussionChartInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email SPDR Gold Trust (the Trust) is an investment trust. The investment objective of the Trust is for the Shares to reflect the performance of the price of gold bullion, less the Trust's expenses. The Trust's business activity is the investment of gold. The Trust creates and redeems Shares from time to time, but in one or more Baskets (a Basket equals a block of 100,000 Shares). The Trust issues Shares in Baskets to certain authorized participants (Authorized Participants) on an ongoing basis. The creation and redemption of Baskets is only made in exchange for the delivery to the Trust or the distribution by the Trust of the amount of gold and any cash represented by the Baskets being created or redeemed, the amount of which will be based on the combined net asset value of various Shares included in the Baskets being created or redeemed determined on the day the order to create or redeem Baskets is properly received. Receive GLD News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for GLD and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Basic Details Issuer SSgA Fund NameSPDR Gold Shares Tax ClassificationGrantor Trust SymbolNYSEARCA:GLD Inception Date11/18/2004 Fund Manager Webwww.spdrgoldshares.comusaregulatory-filings Phone+1-212-3173800 Fund Focus Asset ClassCommodities BenchmarkLondon Fix Gold PM PR USD CategoryPrecious Metals FocusGold Development LevelBlended Development RegionGlobal Fund Statistics Assets Under Management$34.88 billion Average Daily Volume$8.88 million Discount/Premium0.69% ETF Expenses Management Fee0.40% Other Expenses0.00% Total Expenses0.40% Fee Waiver0.00% Net Expenses0.40%Administrator, Advisor and Custodian Administrator Advisor CustodianHSBC Bank plc Distributor Transfer Agent TrusteeThe Bank of New York Mellon Corporation Lead Market MakerVirtu Financial SPDR Gold Shares (NYSEARCA:GLD) Frequently Asked Questions What is SPDR Gold Shares' stock symbol? SPDR Gold Shares trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE)ARCA under the ticker symbol "GLD." Has SPDR Gold Shares been receiving favorable news coverage? Press coverage about GLD stock has trended very positive recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research group ranks the sentiment of press 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 negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. SPDR Gold Shares earned a coverage optimism score of 3.9 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news coverage about the exchange traded fund a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the immediate future. Are investors shorting SPDR Gold Shares? SPDR Gold Shares saw a decrease in short interest during the month of November. As of November 15th, there was short interest totalling 8,756,546 shares, a decrease of 33.7% from the October 31st total of 13,207,479 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 9,625,586 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 0.9 days. View SPDR Gold Shares' Current Options Chain. Who are SPDR Gold Shares' key executives? SPDR Gold Shares' management team includes the folowing people: William J. Shea, Chairman of the Board of the World Gold Trust Services, LLC (Age 69)Joseph R. Cavatoni, Principal Executive Officer of the World Gold Trust Services, LLC (Age 48)Laura S. Melman, Chief Financial Officer, Treasurer of the World Gold Trust Services, LLC (Age 51)Aram Shishmanian, Executive Director of the World Gold Trust Services, LLC (Age 66)Rocco Maggiotto, Director of the World Gold Trust Services, LLC (Age 66)Neal Wolkoff, Director of the World Gold Trust Services, LLC (Age 61) Who are SPDR Gold Shares' major shareholders? SPDR Gold Shares' stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Toronto Dominion Bank (19.83%), FIL Ltd (3.58%), First Eagle Investment Management LLC (2.68%), Morgan Stanley (1.95%), CI Investments Inc. (1.10%) and Rehmann Capital Advisory Group (0.71%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for SPDR Gold Shares. Which major investors are selling SPDR Gold Shares stock? GLD stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., FormulaFolio Investments LLC, Envestnet Asset Management Inc., Arnhold LLC, Fifth Third Bancorp, Moody Lynn & Lieberson LLC, CIBC World Markets Inc. and LPL Financial LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for SPDR Gold Shares. Which major investors are buying SPDR Gold Shares stock? GLD stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Toronto Dominion Bank, Rehmann Capital Advisory Group, First Eagle Investment Management LLC, Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group Inc., Elephas Investment Management Ltd, Mizuho Bank Ltd., Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc. and Morgan Stanley. View Insider Buying and Selling for SPDR Gold Shares. How do I buy shares of SPDR Gold Shares? Shares of GLD 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 SPDR Gold Shares' stock price today? One share of GLD stock can currently be purchased for approximately $118.09. What is SPDR Gold Shares' official website? The official website for SPDR Gold Shares is http://www.spdrgoldshares.com/usa/regulatory-filings/. How can I contact SPDR Gold Shares? SPDR Gold Shares' mailing address is 685 3rd Ave Ste 2702, NEW YORK, NY 10017-4024, United States. The exchange traded fund can be reached via phone at +1-212-3173800. MarketBeat Community Rating for SPDR Gold Shares (NYSEARCA GLD)Community Ranking: 2.6 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 133 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 127 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 260MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about SPDR Gold Shares and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe GLD will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe GLD will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 12/10/2018 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: Why is Cost of Capital Important?