The GDL Fund is a closed-ended equity mutual fund launched by GAMCO Investors, Inc. More Details
Share Price & News
How has GDL Fund's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: GDL.PRC is less volatile than 75% of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 1% a week.
Volatility Over Time: Insufficient data to determine GDL.PRC's volatility change over the past year.
7 Day Return
US Capital Markets
1 Year Return
US Capital Markets
Return vs Industry: GDL.PRC underperformed the US Capital Markets industry which returned 63% over the past year.
Return vs Market: GDL.PRC underperformed the US Market which returned 53.9% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is GDL Fund's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
No news available
Is GDL Fund undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
In this section, we usually try to help investors determine whether GDL Fund is trading at an attractive price based on the cash flow it is expected to produce in the future. But as GDL Fund has not provided consistent financial data, and the stock also has no analyst forecast or coverage, its intrinsic value cannot be reliably calculated by extrapolating past data or using analyst consensus cash flow predictions.
This is quite a rare situation as 89% of companies covered by Simply Wall St do have a valuation analysis.
How is GDL Fund forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?
Forecasted Diversified Financials industry annual growth in earnings
In this section we usually present revenue and earnings growth projections based on the consensus estimates of professional analysts to help investors understand the company’s ability to generate profit. But as GDL Fund has not provided enough past data and has no analyst forecast, its future earnings cannot be reliably calculated by extrapolating past data or using analyst predictions.
This is quite a rare situation as 97% of companies covered by SimplyWall St do have past financial data.
How has GDL Fund performed over the past 5 years?
Historical Diversified Financials annual earnings growth
In this section we usually display a company’s past earnings and revenues to help investors visualise the trend through time. We also gauge the company’s performance by benchmarking its returns and growth to its industry peers and the wider market. However, GDL Fund has not provided sufficient past data to assess its track record.
This is quite a rare situation as 97% of companies covered by Simply Wall St do have historical data.
How is GDL Fund's financial position?
In this section we usually analyse GDL Fund's finance health to determine how well-positioned it is against times of financial distress, in particular, its ability to manage its cash and debt levels. GDL Fund has not provided adequate balance sheet data, its financial health cannot be properly assessed as it.
This is quite a rare situation as 97% of companies covered by Simply Wall St do have financial information.
What is GDL Fund current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate GDL.PRC's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate GDL.PRC's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if GDL.PRC's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if GDL.PRC's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to calculate payout ratio to determine if its dividend payments are covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of GDL.PRC's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the US market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average board tenure
Bruce Alpert (68 yo)
Mr. Bruce N. Alpert, CPA, has been a Executive Vice President at GAMCO Investors, Inc. He served as a Senior Vice President of GAMCO Investors Inc. since May 2008. Mr. Alpert is President at The Gabelli Di...
Experienced Board: GDL.PRC's board of directors are seasoned and experienced ( 14.4 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: Insufficient data to determine if insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.
Dilution of Shares: Insufficient data to determine if shareholders have been diluted in the past year.
The GDL Fund's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: The GDL Fund
- Ticker: GDL.PRC
- Exchange: NYSE
- Founded: 2006
- Industry: Asset Management and Custody Banks
- Sector: Diversified Financials
- Market Cap: US$0
- Shares outstanding: 0
- Website: https://www.gabelli.com/Template/fundinfo.cfm?tid=NTZiMA==&bid=YmQ2YQ==&mid=NDBmYzc=&num=MTQzNTI=&kid=NWI5MWE=&fid=Njk0NzA=&rid=711-=edoc_dnuf
- The GDL Fund
- One Corporate Center
- New York
- United States
The GDL Fund is a closed-ended equity mutual fund launched by GAMCO Investors, Inc. It is managed by Gabelli Funds, LLC. The fund invests in public equity markets across the globe. It invests in stocks of ...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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Unless specified all financial data is based on a yearly period but updated quarterly. This is known as Trailing Twelve Month (TTM) or Last Twelve Month (LTM) Data. Learn more here.