SPDR Gold Trust Company Profile (NYSEARCA:GLD)

About SPDR Gold Trust (NYSEARCA:GLD)

SPDR Gold Trust logoSPDR 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.

Industry, Sector and Symbol: Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $123.54
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $120.01
  • 52 Week Range: $107.00 - $128.32
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Profitability:
  • Return on Equity: 25.55%
  • Return on Assets: 25.46%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 7.35 million shs.
  • Beta: 0.05
 

Frequently Asked Questions for SPDR Gold Trust (NYSEARCA:GLD)

What is SPDR Gold Trust's stock symbol?

SPDR Gold Trust trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE)ARCA under the ticker symbol "GLD."

Who are some of SPDR Gold Trust's key competitors?

Who are SPDR Gold Trust's key executives?

SPDR Gold Trust's management team includes the folowing people:

  • William J. Shea, Chairman of the Board of the World Gold Trust Services, LLC
  • Joseph R. Cavatoni, Principal Executive Officer of the World Gold Trust Services, LLC
  • Samantha McDonald, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer of the Sponsor
  • Aram Shishmanian, Executive Director of the World Gold Trust Services, LLC
  • Rocco Maggiotto, Director of the World Gold Trust Services, LLC
  • Neal Wolkoff, Director of the World Gold Trust Services, LLC

Who owns SPDR Gold Trust stock?

SPDR Gold Trust's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (0.00%), First Eagle Investment Management LLC (0.00%), FMR LLC (0.00%), Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc. (0.00%), Orbis World Ltd. (0.00%) and State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D (0.00%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for SPDR Gold Trust.

Who sold SPDR Gold Trust stock? Who is selling SPDR Gold Trust stock?

SPDR Gold Trust's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Orbis World Ltd., Sentry Investments Corp., Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc., American Asset Management Inc., TD Asset Management Inc., Mitsubishi UFJ Trust & Banking Corp, PHH Investments Ltd. and Lazard Asset Management LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for SPDR Gold Trust.

Who bought SPDR Gold Trust stock? Who is buying SPDR Gold Trust stock?

SPDR Gold Trust's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., FMR LLC, SG Americas Securities LLC, Bridgewater Associates LP, Adventist Health System Sunbelt Healthcare Corp, CI Investments Inc., South Texas Money Management Ltd. and First Eagle Investment Management LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for SPDR Gold Trust.

How do I buy SPDR Gold Trust stock?

Shares of SPDR Gold Trust can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is SPDR Gold Trust's stock price today?

One share of SPDR Gold Trust stock can currently be purchased for approximately $123.24.


MarketBeat Community Rating for SPDR Gold Trust (NYSEARCA GLD)
Community Ranking:  3.2 out of 5 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  35 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  20 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  55
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about SPDR Gold Trust and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for SPDR Gold Trust (NYSEARCA:GLD) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 3.00)
Consensus Price Target: N/A

Analysts' Ratings History for SPDR Gold Trust (NYSEARCA:GLD)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
12/6/2016Brean CapitalReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
(Data available from 9/24/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for SPDR Gold Trust (NYSEARCA:GLD)
No earnings announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for SPDR Gold Trust (NYSEARCA:GLD)

No earnings estimates for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Dividends

Dividend History for SPDR Gold Trust (NYSEARCA:GLD)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for SPDR Gold Trust (NYSEARCA:GLD)
Insider Trades by Quarter for SPDR Gold Trust (NYSEARCA:GLD)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for SPDR Gold Trust (NYSEARCA:GLD)
Insider Trades by Quarter for SPDR Gold Trust (NYSEARCA:GLD)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
12/11/2014Michael RomanikDirectorBuy10,000$0.04$400.00
11/19/2014Michael RomanikDirectorBuy1,000$0.05$45.00
10/31/2014Michael RomanikDirectorBuy1,000$0.03$30.00
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Headline Trends for SPDR Gold Trust (NYSEARCA:GLD)
Latest Headlines for SPDR Gold Trust (NYSEARCA:GLD)
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DateHeadline
finance.yahoo.com logoWhy Gold’s Pullback Is A Buying Opportunity (GLD)
finance.yahoo.com - September 23 at 11:40 PM
seekingalpha.com logoGold: Volatile, But Still A Buy - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - September 23 at 6:40 PM
seekingalpha.com logoGold: Time To Worry? - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - September 23 at 6:40 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoSPDR Gold Trust Sees Unusually High Options Volume (GLD)
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 23 at 1:02 AM
barrons.com logoTrump’s U.N. Speech Did Nothing for Gold
www.barrons.com - September 22 at 2:34 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWhy Are Commodities Weak Early on September 21?
finance.yahoo.com - September 22 at 2:34 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoGold ends below $1,300 for first time in September after Fed’s rate-hike hint
finance.yahoo.com - September 22 at 2:34 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoTrump's U.N. Speech Did Nothing for Gold
finance.yahoo.com - September 22 at 2:34 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCommodities Are Strong in the Early Hours on September 22
finance.yahoo.com - September 22 at 2:34 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoGold tilts higher on North Korea’s threat, but on track for second weekly decline
finance.yahoo.com - September 22 at 2:34 PM
seekingalpha.com logoWhy You Should Buy This Gold Pullback - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - September 20 at 8:50 PM
nasdaq.com logoMid-Day ETF Update: ETFs, Stocks Mixed as Focus Remains on FOMC's Decision on Interest Rates, Balance Sheet ... - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - September 20 at 3:49 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoHow Precious Metals Are Moving Versus the US Dollar
finance.yahoo.com - September 20 at 3:49 PM
seekingalpha.com logoGold Has Topped - SPDR Gold Trust ETF (NYSEARCA:GLD ... - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - September 19 at 7:02 PM
seekingalpha.com logoGold Weekly: How To Play The FOMC Meeting? - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - September 19 at 4:43 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoCommodities Are Mixed Early on September 18
finance.yahoo.com - September 18 at 6:38 PM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] Gold ETFs Get a Boost From Market Uncertainty
finance.yahoo.com - September 17 at 11:20 PM
seekingalpha.com logoGold: Don't Panic Ahead Of Fed's Quantitative Tightening - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - September 16 at 12:40 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoCommodities Were Mixed in the Early Hours on September 14
finance.yahoo.com - September 15 at 7:39 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoGold ETFs Regain Luster
finance.yahoo.com - September 15 at 7:39 PM
nasdaq.com logoDemand Trends Great for Gold ETFs
www.nasdaq.com - September 14 at 7:42 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWhy The SPDR Gold Trust (ETF) (GLD) Will Break Out This Fall
finance.yahoo.com - September 14 at 1:43 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoUS Dollar Fluctuations and the Impact on Precious Metals
finance.yahoo.com - September 14 at 1:43 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoHow to Invest in Unstoppable Gold Prices
finance.yahoo.com - September 14 at 1:42 AM
seekingalpha.com logoGold Weekly: Ready To Buy The Dip? - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - September 11 at 7:34 PM
streetinsider.com logoSPDR Gold Trust (GLD) IV low as gold trades up to 12-month high - StreetInsider.com
www.streetinsider.com - September 8 at 7:33 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs That Track Gold Having A Better Year Than The Stock Market
finance.yahoo.com - September 8 at 7:33 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoHow North Korea Has Affected the Precious Metal Market
finance.yahoo.com - September 8 at 7:33 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCramer: These costly funds could be ripping you off
finance.yahoo.com - September 8 at 12:17 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoThese funds could be ripping you off
finance.yahoo.com - September 8 at 12:17 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo3 Must Read Stories: Trump Pressures North Korea, Tencent Rally, Gold to $1,400
finance.yahoo.com - September 8 at 12:16 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoGold: $1,400 Here We Come?
finance.yahoo.com - September 7 at 7:14 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAnalyzing August Gold-Backed ETF Fund Flows
finance.yahoo.com - September 7 at 7:14 PM
seekingalpha.com logoGLD: Gold Finally Blows Past $1300, Now What? - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - September 7 at 5:05 AM
benzinga.com logoTechnical Breakdown: When To Buy Gold
www.benzinga.com - September 7 at 12:02 AM
marketwatch.com logoGold ETFs See Net Inflow of Investment During August
www.marketwatch.com - September 7 at 12:02 AM
seekingalpha.com logoGold: The Summer Seasonality Hasn't Disappointed, What To Expect Next?
seekingalpha.com - September 7 at 12:02 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoCommodities Are Stable in the Early Hours on September 6
finance.yahoo.com - September 7 at 12:02 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoThe Four Seasons Of Trump: Two Secular Trades For The Post-American Century
finance.yahoo.com - September 7 at 12:02 AM
seekingalpha.com logoGermany's Gold Repatriation May Signal Worries About Fiat Currencies - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - September 6 at 6:59 PM
seekingalpha.com logoGold: Be Ready To Embrace Volatility - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - September 6 at 6:59 PM
investorplace.com logoThe SPDR Gold Trust (ETF) (GLD) Is a Gold Mine for Free Profits - Investorplace.com
investorplace.com - September 6 at 6:59 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoTrump, Democrats Agree On Package To Raise Debt Ceiling, Fund Hurricane Harvey Relief
finance.yahoo.com - September 6 at 6:59 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoSee Markets React to Debt Deal in 7 Charts
finance.yahoo.com - September 6 at 6:59 PM
seekingalpha.com logoThe Gold Surge Is Here
seekingalpha.com - September 6 at 3:39 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo12 Reasons Gold Is Better Than Bitcoin
finance.yahoo.com - September 6 at 3:39 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWhy Do We Worship Nasty Bosses?
finance.yahoo.com - September 6 at 3:39 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoDefensive ETFs to Tackle Weak Job Data, North Korea Tensions
finance.yahoo.com - September 6 at 3:39 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWhy Cramer is against ETFs
finance.yahoo.com - September 6 at 3:39 AM
investorplace.com logoThe SPDR Gold Trust (ETF) (GLD) Is a Gold Mine for Free Profits
investorplace.com - September 5 at 10:40 AM

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