GDV stock: buy or sell?

GDV stock price: $14.81 0.00% At close on March 31st, 2020

Updated on:
March 31st, 2020

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Gabelli Dividend shares stayed constant 0.00% to $14.81 today. On Thursday GDV skyrocketed an exceptional 9.19%. On March 23rd GDV plummed a chilling -8.57%.

The Gabelli Dividend & Income Trust is a closed ended equity mutual fund launched by GAMCO Investors, Inc. The fund is managed by Gabelli Funds, LLC.

Should I buy GDV stock?

You can't be a successful trader if you don't follow a methodolgy or system that assist you in choosing companies and the correct market timing. Having a trading plan helps to make decisions easier, quicker and with less hesitations. At Stocks2.com, we like to use very simple but trusted and powerful trend following trading strategies. Simple things usually work the best.

None of our preferred buy setups matches with Gabelli Dividend stock situation right now, therefore this is not a suitable entry point.

Buy setupElegible
New all-time highNo
New 52 week highNo
Price crossing up 200d MANo
100d MA crossing up 200d MANo
This doesn't mean GDV will fall in coming sessions, or it will not rise higher. Simply, it doesn't match our recommended trading systems.

Is Gabelli Dividend stock a buy?

Everyday, hundreds of stock ratings are posted by financial analysts to indicate a particular stock's attractiveness. Unfortunately, we couldn't find any rating for GDV stock for the last month.

GDV stock analysis

Daily outlook

Gabelli Dividend shares stayed stable 0.00% to $14.81 today.

Gabelli Dividend shares stayed constant 0.00% to $14.81 today. Since last Feb/25 when GDV stock price broke down the SMA200d line, it slid $-6.44 per share (-30.31%). On January, GDV hit a new all time high, pushing higher than on January tops. Check different trading setups that use ATHs as triggers.

GDV stock chart (daily)

Weekly outlook

After boosting an exceptional 18.81% in a week last week, Gabelli Dividend closed this week at $14.81 and inched a tiny 0.95%. By mid March GDV plunged a frightening -31.15% in just one week.

Not so far away is the last all-time high Gabelli Dividend marked late January, but since then it dropped a 33.44%. Since price and 40-weeks moving average lines crossed down late February, GDV fell $-6.95 per share (-31.94%). Stocks below the 40-weeks moving average line are usually not recommended for average traders.

GDV stock chart (weekly)

GDV stock price history

GDV stock went public on November 25th, 2003 with a price of $6.621. Since then, GDV stock grew a 123.70%, with a yearly average of 7.70%. If you had invested right after GDV's IPO a $1,000 in GDV stock in 2003, it would worth $1,237.00 today.

1: Adjusted price after possible price splits or reverse-splits.

GDV stock historical price chart

GDV stock reached all-time highs on January with a price of $22.25.

GDV stock price target

Nobody can reliably foresee how stock prices may evolve in the future. However, banks and other financial institutions analysts, with the help of lots of data and algorithms do their best to predict the stock prices movement. You should not follow the analysts' GDV stock price predictions in the hope that they will be met as they may be wrong and not met. For the last month we have not detected any price forecast for Gabelli Dividend stock by any trusted analyst.

Financials and fundamental analysis

Earnings date and Earnings per Share

GDV earnings date and EPS evolution
QuarterReporting dateEstimated EPSActual EPSSurprise
2009-Q1-n/an/an/a
2009-Q2-n/an/an/a
2018-Q2-n/an/an/a
2018-Q4-n/an/an/a
2019-Q1-n/an/an/a
2019-Q2-n/an/an/a

Gabelli Dividend ownership

When you are planning to invest in a stock, it's always worth to check its ownership structure.

Gabelli Dividend shares owned by insiders (that is, founders, CEO, CTO, main executives or other management staff) currently counts a 0.03% of all shares.

In case of Gabelli Dividend stock, 26.24% of its shares are held by institutions (mutual funds, pension funds, big banks and other large financial institutions).

The following table compares ownership indicators for other stocks related to Gabelli Dividend:

GDV
Market cap$1.3 B
Total shares90.7 M
Float shares0.0 M
  - Institutional holdings (%)26.2%
  - Insider holdings (%)0.0%
Shares in short selling0.0%

GDV summary

Tuesday, March 31st, 2020
Open$14.66
Close$14.81
Day range$14.66 - $15.00
Previous close$14.81
Session gain0.00%
Average true range$1.71
50d mov avg$18.72
100d mov avg$19.87
200d mov avg$20.13
Daily patternlt03a
Weekly pattern

Gabelli Dividend performance

Performance as an absolute value is never valid if it's not benchmarked against competitors or related stocks in the industry. We compared Gabelli Dividend against in the following table:
Stock3m6m12m
GDV-31.56%-25.58%-26.79%

Gabelli Dividend competitors

Unfortunately, we could not find any public company that could be defined as Gabelli Dividend competitor. This doesn't mean Gabelli Dividend does not have any competitor in the market, it's just we could not detected it.