Press coverage about General American Investors (NYSE:GAM) has trended somewhat positive this week, Accern reports. The research group identifies positive and negative news coverage by monitoring more than 20 million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. General American Investors earned a media sentiment score of 0.03 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave press coverage about the investment management company an impact score of 46.8581843660505 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the near term.
Shares of General American Investors (GAM) opened at $35.31 on Friday. General American Investors has a 1-year low of $31.79 and a 1-year high of $36.59.
The company also recently disclosed an annual dividend, which was paid on Friday, December 29th. Stockholders of record on Monday, November 13th were issued a dividend of $0.48 per share. This represents a dividend yield of 1.33%. The ex-dividend date was Friday, November 10th. This is a boost from General American Investors’s previous annual dividend of $0.05.
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