North Star Investment Management Has Decreased By $669,100 Its Bank Amer Com (BAC) Holding; General American Investors Co (GAM)’s Sentiment Is 0.78

General American Investors Company, Inc. is a publicly owned investment manager. The company has market cap of $900.39 million. The firm invests in the public equity markets. It has a 6.11 P/E ratio. It invests in growth stocks of companies.

North Star Investment Management Corp decreased Bank Amer Corp Com (BAC) stake by 18.26% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. North Star Investment Management Corp sold 26,764 shares as Bank Amer Corp Com (BAC)’s stock declined 6.00%. The North Star Investment Management Corp holds 119,786 shares with $3.04M value, down from 146,550 last quarter. Bank Amer Corp Com now has $329.19 billion valuation. The stock increased 2.63% or $0.82 during the last trading session, reaching $32. About 97.25 million shares traded or 26.37% up from the average. Bank of America Corporation (NYSE:BAC) has risen 58.64% since February 15, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 41.94% the S&P500.

Blue Bell Private Wealth Management Llc holds 9.95% of its portfolio in General American Investors Company, Inc. for 578,367 shares. Shaker Financial Services Llc owns 247,950 shares or 4.73% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Saba Capital Management L.P. has 3.82% invested in the company for 1.05 million shares. The Florida-based Thomas J. Herzfeld Advisors Inc. has invested 2.35% in the stock. Cornerstone Advisors Inc, a Alabama-based fund reported 431,902 shares.

Since January 1, 0001, it had 5 insider purchases, and 1 insider sale for $277,713 activity.

The stock increased 1.61% or $0.54 during the last trading session, reaching $33.98. About 34,137 shares traded. General American Investors Company, Inc. (GAM) has risen 23.98% since February 15, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 7.28% the S&P500.

Among 33 analysts covering Bank of America (NYSE:BAC), 22 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 11 Hold. Therefore 67% are positive. Bank of America has $37 highest and $15 lowest target. $26.24’s average target is -18.00% below currents $32 stock price. Bank of America had 106 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of Bank of America Corporation (NYSE:BAC) earned “Outperform” rating by Wood on Friday, April 7. On Saturday, September 5 the stock rating was maintained by Oppenheimer with “Outperform”. The rating was maintained by Jefferies on Monday, October 10 with “Buy”. The rating was maintained by BMO Capital Markets with “Market Perform” on Monday, October 16. Deutsche Bank maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Wednesday, August 12 report. The rating was maintained by BMO Capital Markets with “Hold” on Friday, October 13. The rating was maintained by Raymond James with “Buy” on Tuesday, December 5. Jefferies maintained Bank of America Corporation (NYSE:BAC) rating on Thursday, September 14. Jefferies has “Buy” rating and $28.0 target. As per Tuesday, October 31, the company rating was maintained by Robert W. Baird. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Wednesday, July 13 by Berenberg.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.04 in Q3 2017. Its down 0.08, from 1.12 in 2017Q2. It worsened, as 68 investors sold BAC shares while 569 reduced holdings. 117 funds opened positions while 547 raised stakes. 6.91 billion shares or 9.01% more from 6.34 billion shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Brick Kyle Assoc, Pennsylvania-based fund reported 45,087 shares. Beech Hill owns 108,975 shares. Maryland invested in 543,004 shares. Aqr Limited Com accumulated 6.52M shares. Moreover, Cutter Brokerage has 0.23% invested in Bank of America Corporation (NYSE:BAC). Colonial Advsrs reported 51,482 shares. Beck Mngmt Lc holds 152,717 shares or 1.85% of its portfolio. Illinois-based Advisory Rech Inc has invested 0.01% in Bank of America Corporation (NYSE:BAC). Burney reported 43,942 shares or 0.07% of all its holdings. Fifth Third Bankshares has invested 0.82% in Bank of America Corporation (NYSE:BAC). Kj Harrison & Prtnrs Inc reported 0.79% stake. Oppenheimer & Inc holds 837,388 shares. 8.29M were reported by Bnp Paribas Arbitrage. Todd Asset Limited Liability Company has 1.84 million shares for 1.29% of their portfolio. Franklin Street Advisors Nc has 20,962 shares for 0.09% of their portfolio.