Strength of Experience

Investment management since 1927.

For over 85 years, General American Investors Company has employed fundamental security analysis in managing our portfolio of investments with the objective of long-term capital appreciation. The Company is a closed-end fund whose common and preferred shares are listed on the New York Stock Exchange.

Investment Policy

Long-term Capital Appreciation

The primary investment objective of the Company is long-term capital appreciation with lesser emphasis on current income. We focus on equity securities with growth potential at reasonable valuations.


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Quarterly Fact Sheet

Data as of and through the most recent fiscal quarter-end, including investment results on an annualized basis, 20-year investment results, the ten largest industry sectors, the ten largest long-term investment holdings, and share buy back information. Available online and as a downloadable PDF.


Media Coverage

“The Best Way to Really Give Away Money”

Lewis B. Cullman, Director, subject of Wall Street Journal Opinion article.

“Unsung But Solid Funds”

Business Week

“Great Stock Funds on Sale”

Kiplinger

Net Asset Value

As of 07/22/2014
Common Stock (GAM)
Net Asset Value $43.61
Market Price $37.16
Premium/Discount -14.8%
Preferred Stock (GAM Pr B)
Liquidation Preference $25.00
Market Price

$25.63

Dividends & Distributions

Common Stock (GAM)
Amount $2.10 per share
Declaration Date 11/06/13
Ex-Date 11/14/13
Record Date 11/18/13
Payment Date 12/30/13
Valuation Date* 12/06/13
Reinvestment Price $ 34.475

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