GAMCO Glb Gold Natural Res&Inc:GGN

    Manage Alerts


    As of 9/20/2019

    52 Wk Avg$4.31$4.38-1.46%
    52 Wk High$4.78$4.684.80%
    52 Wk Low$3.56$4.06-12.96%
    Regular Distribution TypeManaged Distribution
    Distribution Rate13.57%
    Distribution Amount$0.0500
    Distribution FrequencyMonthly
    Past performance is no guarantee of future results.

    Basic Information

    Investment Objective

    The Fund seeks high current income with capital appreciation through investment in equity securities issued by gold and natural resources industries and through utilizing an options strategy

    Capital Structure

    As of 9/20/2019

    Total Net Assets:$668.695M
    Total Common Assets:$582.048M
    Common Shares Outstanding:135,675,760

    As of 6/28/2019

    Preferred Share Assets: $87.000M
    Type of Preferred: Cumulative Preferred Shares
    Total Debt (USD):
    Structural Leverage (USD): $87.000M
    Structural Leverage (%): 12.24%
    Effective Leverage (USD): $87.000M
    Effective Leverage (%): 12.24%
    Annual Expense Ratios

    As of 12/31/2018

      Per Common Share
    Management Fees1.13%
    Other Expenses:0.20%
    Baseline Expense: 1.33%
    Interest Expense:0.00%
    Total: 1.33%
    Fund Management

    Fund Sponsor
    Gabelli Funds Inc

    Portfolio Managers
    Caesar Bryan (28 Mar 2005) / Barbara G. Marcin (28 Mar 2005) / Vincent Rouche (28 Mar 2005)

    Category: US Equity-Energy/Resources
    Ticker: GGN
    NAV Ticker: XGGNX
    Average Daily Volume (shares): 779,000
    Average Daily Volume (USD): $3.366M
    Inception Date: 3/29/2005
    Inception Share Price: $20.00
    Inception NAV: $19.06
    Tender Offer: No
    Term: No
    Fiscal Year End: December 31
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    As of 9/20/2019

    Past performance is no guarantee of future results.
    Distribution History

    Enter declared start and end dates to display distribution history below. Income, Long Gain, Short Gain and ROC breakdowns will only be shown for the past year.

    Declared Date Payable Date Ex Date Distrib Amount Income Long Gain Short Gain ROC

    *Indicates a Special Distribution: A distribution disbursed in addition to the normal distributions paid out by the company.

    Key Information Regarding Distributions
    Avg. Earnings Per Share:
    As of 6/30/2019
    Annualized Distribution Rate on NAV:
    As of 9/20/2019
    Total Return on NAV (12 months):
    As of 9/20/2019
    Avg. UNII Per Share:
    As of 6/30/2018
    Total % Portfolio Effectively Leveraged:
    As of 9/20/2019

    Pricing Information

    Premium/Discount Information
    Past performance is no guarantee of future results.
    Premium/Discount Information

    As of 9/20/2019

    PeriodAvg Discount
    6 Month1.93%
    1 Year-1.46%
    3 Year-0.78%
    5 Year-2.20%

    As of 9/20/2019

    3 Month-0.90
    6 Month0.20
    1 Year0.80
    Pricing History
    Date NAV Premium / Discount


    Calendar Year Total Returns

    As of 9/20/2019
    Category: Energy/Resources

    Past 20 Years

    Return YearPriceNAVCategory - PriceCategory - NAV
    Past performance is no guarantee of future results.
    Annualized Total Returns

    Returns for periods less than one year are cumulative rather than annualized

    As of 9/20/2019
    Category: Energy/Resources

    Past performance is no guarantee of future results.

    Portfolio Characteristics

    Portfolio Characteristics
    Number of Holdings:
    As of 6/30/2019
    Annual Portfolio Turnover:
    As of 12/31/2018
    Asset Allocation

    As of 12/31/2017 reported by Fund Sponsor

    Top Sectors

    As of 3/31/2017 reported by Fund Sponsor

    Energy & Energy Services 49.10%
    Metals & Mining: 38.30%
    Top Holdings

    As of 9/30/2018 reported by Fund Sponsor

    HoldingValue% Portfolio
    Exxon Mobil Corporation$37.41M5.23%
    United States Treasury Bills 2.32%$36.37M5.09%
    Randgold Resources, Ltd. ADR$33.93M4.75%
    Royal Dutch Shell Plc$30.34M4.25%
    United States Treasury Bills 2.01%$27.31M3.82%
    Agnico-Eagle Mines$26.11M3.65%
    Royal Gold, Inc.$26.01M3.64%
    Franco-Nevada Corporation$24.88M3.48%
    Chevron Corp$24.70M3.46%
    Schlumberger NV$19.43M2.72%
    Newcrest Mining Limited$19.40M2.71%
    Country Allocation

    As of 12/31/2017 reported by Fund Sponsor

    Country% Portfolio
    USA 38.73%
    Canada 25.55%
    UK 19.62%
    Australia 2.52%
    France 1.97%
    South Africa 1.05%
    Italy 0.90%
    Russia 0.81%
    Ivory Coast 0.47%
    Turkey 0.34%

    Closed-end fund historical distribution sources have included net investment income, realized gains, and return of capital. For more detailed information on the distributions of a specific fund, please visit the sponsor's website.


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