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Last $34.71 USD
Change Today -0.79 / -2.23%
Volume 51.3K
GAM On Other Exchanges
Symbol
Exchange
New York
As of 8:04 PM 06/29/15 All times are local (Market data is delayed by at least 15 minutes).

general american investors (GAM) Snapshot

Open
$35.19
Previous Close
$35.50
Day High
$35.30
Day Low
$34.64
52 Week High
05/20/15 - $36.11
52 Week Low
10/15/14 - $30.99
Market Cap
1.0B
Average Volume 10 Days
43.7K
EPS TTM
--
Shares Outstanding
29.9M
EX-Date
11/13/14
P/E TM
--
Dividend
$0.56
Dividend Yield
10.08%
Current Stock Chart for GENERAL AMERICAN INVESTORS (GAM)

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general american investors (GAM) Details

General American Investors Company, Inc. is a self management investment trust. The firm invests in the public equity markets across the globe. It employs a fundamental analysis with a bottom-up stock picking approach. General American Investors Company, Inc. was founded in 1927 and is based in New York, New York.

general american investors (GAM) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Executive Officer, President, Portfolio...
Total Annual Compensation: $2.2M
Senior Vice President
Total Annual Compensation: $1.3M
Vice President
Total Annual Compensation: $925.0K
Vice President
Total Annual Compensation: $720.8K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

general american investors (GAM) Key Developments

General American Investors Company, Inc. Reports Earnings Results for the Quarter Ended March 31, 2015

General American Investors Company, Inc. reported earnings results for the quarter ended March 31, 2015. For the quarter, net assets applicable to common stock were $1,220,964,927 or $40.37 per share against $1,219,794,555 or $41.18 per share a year ago. Net investment income was $3,559,249 or $0.12 per share against $1,690,759 or $0.06 per share a year ago. Net gain on investments was $14,157,468 or $0.57 per share against $2,414,633 or $0.15 per share a year ago.

General American Investors Company, Inc. Declares Quarterly Cash Dividend and Distribution on Preferred Stock, Payable on June 24, 2015

The Board of Directors of General American Investors Company, Inc. declared on its 5.95% cumulative preferred stock, series B, a dividend and distribution of $0.371875 per share payable in cash on June 24, 2015 to holders of record on June 8, 2015. This quarterly dividend and distribution represents a payment for the accrual period from March 24, 2015 through June 23, 2015. Preferred shareholders will be informed in early 2016 of the taxable portions of the distribution.

General American Investors Company, Inc., Annual General Meeting, Apr 15, 2015

General American Investors Company, Inc., Annual General Meeting, Apr 15, 2015., at 11:00 US Eastern Standard Time. Location: The Century Association. Agenda: To consider election director; to consider ratification or rejection the appointment by the Audit Committee of the company of the firm of Ernst & Young LLP to be the auditors of the company for the year ending December 31, 2015; to consider and voting upon, if properly presented at the meeting, a non-binding shareholder proposal recommending that the Board of Directors authorize a self-tender for all outstanding common shares of the company at or close to net asset value; and to consider transacting any and all such other business as may properly come before the meeting or any adjournments or postponements thereof in connection with the foregoing or otherwise.

 

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Price/Book 0.9x
Price/Cash Flow 10.8x
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