Insider Trading activities of General American Investors Co Inc insiders. , Part 5

Monthly summaries of insider trading activities (stock purchases, sales, and option exercises) reported by insiders of General American Investors Co Inc since 2005 are illustrated in Table 1 and Table 2. Table 1 shows the monthly insider trading data of General American Investors Co Inc since year 2005. (See page 1 of this report.) Table 2 shows the detailed insider transactions of General American Investors Co Inc since 2005. The reporting company's ticker symbol is GAM. The reporting company's CIK number is 40417.
The total value of stock buying since 2005 is $12,428,401.
The total value of stock sales since 2005 is $59,660,659.
The total value of stock option exercises since 2005 is $0.



Table 2. Detailed insider stock purchases, sales, and option exercises of General American Investors Co Inc insiders (GAM) , Part 5
  Trade Date   Insider Name Trade Type     Shares       Price ($)   Value ($)
2012-02-02 Priest Jeffrey W (President) Sale 3,356 26.00 87,256
2012-02-01 Priest Jeffrey W (President) Sale 1,444 25.91 37,414
2012-01-18 Cullman Lewis B (Director) Buy 3,900 26.14 101,946
2011-10-28 Stark Eugene S (VP Administration, CCO) Buy 400 25.39 10,156
2011-10-27 Stark Eugene S (VP Administration, CCO) Buy 400 25.39 10,156
2011-10-26 Trust Fbo Altschul Arthur G Uw Altschul Frank (Other) Sale 5,000 25.35 126,750
2011-10-26 Davidson Spencer (President & CEO) Sale 5,000 25.35 126,750
2011-10-26 Altschul Arthur G Jr (Director) Sale 5,000 25.35 126,750
2011-10-04 Shuman D Ellen (Director) Buy 1,000 21.92 21,920
2011-08-11 Grassi Craig Anthony (Assistant Vice President) Sale 1,900 25.52 48,488
2011-06-06 Grassi Craig Anthony (Assistant Vice-President) Buy 250 25.07 6,267
2011-03-15 Neidich Daniel (Director) Buy 3,000 27.21 81,627
2011-03-02 Neidich Daniel (Director) Buy 3,000 28.27 84,822
2011-02-25 Neidich Daniel (Director) Buy 3,000 28.32 84,963
2011-02-16 Grassi Craig Anthony (Assistant Vice President) Buy 50 25.07 1,253
2011-02-16 Neidich Daniel (Director) Buy 3,000 28.68 86,049
2011-02-14 Neidich Daniel (Director) Buy 3,000 28.35 85,062
2011-02-09 Neidich Daniel (Director) Buy 3,000 28.08 84,252
2011-01-25 Neidich Daniel (Director) Buy 6,000 27.00 162,009
2011-01-19 Neidich Daniel (Director) Buy 3,000 27.02 81,072
2011-01-14 Neidich Daniel (Director) Buy 3,000 27.08 81,234
2011-01-12 Neidich Daniel (Director) Buy 3,000 27.04 81,132
2011-01-03 Neidich Daniel (Director) Buy 5,000 27.04 135,205
2010-12-30 Neidich Daniel (Director) Buy 4,700 26.73 125,631
2010-12-29 Neidich Daniel (Director) Buy 4,911 26.73 131,280
2010-12-28 Neidich Daniel (Director) Buy 3,043 26.67 81,162
2010-12-22 Neidich Daniel (Director) Buy 9,102 26.78 243,733
2010-12-22 Davidson Spencer (President & CEO) Buy 200 24.85 4,970
2010-12-21 Neidich Daniel (Director) Buy 10,000 26.57 265,720
2010-12-21 Davidson Spencer (President & CEO) Buy 600 24.85 14,910
2010-12-20 Neidich Daniel (Director) Buy 12,400 26.25 325,549
2010-12-17 Neidich Daniel (Director) Buy 15,000 26.30 394,500
2010-12-15 Davidson Spencer (President & CEO) Buy 1,304 24.85 32,404
2010-12-14 Davidson Spencer (President & CEO) Buy 637 24.83 15,816
2010-08-06 Stark Eugene S (VP Administration, CCO) Buy 431 25.13 10,831
2010-05-28 Gotbaum Betsy F. (Director) Buy 400 22.78 9,112
2010-05-25 Troubh Raymond S (Director) Buy 5,000 25.09 125,475
2009-10-06 Neidich Daniel (Director) Buy 500 23.54 11,770
2009-09-30 Neidich Daniel (Director) Buy 500 23.80 11,900
2009-09-24 Neidich Daniel (Director) Buy 700 23.95 16,762
2009-09-18 Neidich Daniel (Director) Buy 600 24.27 14,562
2009-09-17 Neidich Daniel (Director) Buy 400 24.25 9,700
2009-09-14 Neidich Daniel (Director) Buy 500 23.47 11,735
2009-09-01 Neidich Daniel (Director) Buy 1,000 21.87 21,870
2009-08-19 Neidich Daniel (Director) Buy 1,000 21.30 21,300
2009-08-18 Neidich Daniel (Director) Buy 300 21.48 6,444
2009-08-17 Neidich Daniel (Director) Buy 1,000 21.35 21,349
2009-08-11 Neidich Daniel (Director) Buy 1,400 21.44 30,014
2009-08-06 Neidich Daniel (Director) Buy 1,200 21.36 25,635
2009-08-05 Neidich Daniel (Director) Buy 1,000 21.51 21,511
2009-08-04 Neidich Daniel (Director) Buy 100 21.50 2,150
2009-08-03 Neidich Daniel (Director) Buy 500 21.45 10,727
2009-07-31 Neidich Daniel (Director) Buy 2,000 21.14 42,290
2009-07-30 Neidich Daniel (Director) Buy 100 21.00 2,100
2009-07-29 Neidich Daniel (Director) Buy 1,200 20.60 24,717
2009-07-28 Neidich Daniel (Director) Buy 1,000 20.73 20,728
2009-07-21 Neidich Daniel (Director) Buy 4,200 19.78 83,080
2009-07-10 Neidich Daniel (Director) Buy 300 21.50 6,450
2009-05-21 Trust Fbo Altschul Charles Uad 12 15 72 (Other) Buy 1,800 17.73 31,923
2009-05-21 Trust Fbo Altschul Charles Uw Altschul Hg (Other) Buy 3,100 17.73 54,978
2009-05-21 Trust Fbo Altschul Charles Uw Altschul F (Other) Buy 900 17.73 15,961
2009-05-21 Davidson Spencer (President & CEO) Buy 5,800 17.73 102,863
2008-11-12 Lobello Maureen Ellen (Assistant Corporate Secretary) Buy 500 21.11 10,555
2008-10-28 Berens Rodney B (Director) Buy 2,000 17.31 34,624
2008-10-26 Davidson Spencer (President & CEO) Buy 6,600 15.00 99,000
2008-10-22 Berens Rodney B (Director) Buy 2,500 18.95 47,369
2008-10-20 Berens Rodney B (Director) Buy 4,000 20.35 81,396
2008-10-16 Stewart Joseph T Jr (Director) Buy 2,000 18.86 37,710
2008-10-15 Shuman D Ellen (Director) Buy 1,000 19.74 19,740
2008-10-14 Donnelly Peter P (Vice-President) Buy 400 18.70 7,480
2008-10-10 Grassi Craig Anthony (Assistant Vice President) Buy 100 17.00 1,700
2008-10-09 Stark Eugene S (Vice-President, Administration) Buy 500 18.01 9,007
2008-10-08 Grassi Craig Anthony (Assistant Vice-President) Buy 100 18.76 1,876
2008-10-07 Berens Rodney B (Director) Buy 4,000 21.53 86,344
2008-10-06 Grassi Craig Anthony (Assistant Vice-President) Buy 50 19.10 955
2008-10-02 Trust Fbo James Wagner Altschul, U/a/d 08/20/1998 (Other) Buy 1,200 24.69 29,625
2008-10-02 Trust Fbo William Kershaw Altschul U/a/d 08/20/98 (Other) Buy 1,500 24.69 37,032
2008-09-29 Berens Rodney B (Director) Buy 2,000 25.41 50,826
2008-09-15 Berens Rodney B (Director) Buy 2,000 28.08 56,154
2008-09-04 Grassi Craig Anthony (Assistant Vice President) Buy 100 22.65 2,265
2008-07-22 Stark Eugene S (Vice-President,Administration) Buy 1,000 22.50 22,500
2008-07-21 Stark Eugene S (Vice President, Administratio) Buy 500 30.54 15,270
2008-07-10 Shuman D Ellen (Director) Buy 1,000 30.28 30,280
2008-06-19 Grassi Craig Anthony (Assistant Vice President) Buy 250 23.09 5,772
2008-03-06 Grassi Craig Anthony (Assistant Vice President) Buy 250 23.57 5,892
2008-01-18 Shuman D Ellen (Director) Buy 1,000 30.74 30,740
2007-11-20 Berens Rodney B (Director) Buy 5,000 33.44 167,200
2007-07-12 Berens Rodney B (Director) Buy 3,000 41.92 125,760
2007-06-12 Grassi Craig Anthony (Assistant Vice-President) Buy 200 23.92 4,784
2007-06-05 Grassi Craig Anthony (Assistant Vice President) Buy 100 24.50 2,450
2007-05-22 Grassi Craig Anthony (Assistant Vice President) Buy 100 24.78 2,478
2007-05-17 Grassi Craig Anthony (Assistant Vice President) Buy 300 24.90 7,470
2007-05-15 Grassi Craig Anthony (Assistant Vice President) Buy 300 24.91 7,473
2007-02-15 Buttenwieser Lawrence Benjamin (Director) Sale 2,000 37.73 75,460
2007-02-07 Buttenwieser Lawrence Benjamin (Director) Sale 3,000 37.53 112,602
2006-04-11 Buttenwieser Lawrence Benjamin (Director) Sale 20,000 36.85 737,000
2006-03-29 Buttenwieser Lawrence Benjamin (Director) Sale 2,000 37.70 75,390
2006-03-15 Buttenwieser Lawrence Benjamin (Director) Sale 2,000 37.33 74,660
2006-03-07 Buttenwieser Lawrence Benjamin (Director) Sale 4,000 36.71 146,840
2006-01-10 Grassi Craig Anthony (Assistant Vice-Presi) Sale 1,130 24.45 27,628
2006-01-09 Buttenwieser Lawrence Benjamin (Director) Sale 2,000 35.68 71,358
2006-01-03 Buttenwieser Lawrence Benjamin (Director) Sale 15,000 34.72 520,814
2005-12-19 Altschul Investment Group (Other) Sale 8,600 24.00 206,400
2005-12-19 Altschul Arthur G Jr (Director) Sale 8,600 24.00 206,400
2005-12-15 Cullman Lewis B (Director) Buy 2,000 35.14 70,280
2005-10-18 Grassi Craig Anthony (Assistant Vice-Presi) Buy 200 24.59 4,918
2005-09-14 Grassi Craig Anthony (Assistant Vice-Presi) Buy 200 25.05 5,010
2005-07-19 Buttenwieser Lawrence Benjamin (Director) Sale 25,000 33.62 840,574
2005-06-22 Altschul Investment Group (Other) Sale 600 25.20 15,120
2005-06-22 Altschul Arthur G Jr (Director) Sale 3,200 25.23 80,745
2005-06-21 Trust Fbo Altschul Arthur G Uw Altschul Helen G (Other) Sale 2,600 25.25 65,650
2005-06-21 Davidson Spencer (CEO) Sale 2,600 25.25 65,650
2005-06-13 Buttenwieser Lawrence Benjamin (Director) Sale 2,000 31.26 62,522
2005-06-06 Buttenwieser Lawrence Benjamin (Director) Sale 3,000 31.19 93,561
2005-05-23 Trust Fbo Altschul Serena Uad 12 15 72 (Other) Sale 825 25.00 20,625
2005-05-23 Trust Fbo Altschul Emily H Uad 12 15 72 (Other) Sale 275 25.00 6,875
2005-05-23 Buttenwieser Lawrence Benjamin (Director) Sale 3,000 30.52 91,554
2005-05-23 Davidson Spencer (CEO) Sale 1,100 25.00 27,500
2005-05-18 Trust Fbo Altschul Serena Uad 12 15 72 (Other) Sale 2,175 24.90 54,157
2005-05-18 Trust Fbo Altschul Emily H Uad 12 15 72 (Other) Sale 725 24.90 18,052
2005-05-18 Davidson Spencer (CEO) Sale 2,900 24.90 72,210
2005-05-17 Trust Fbo Altschul Emily H Uad 12 15 72 (Other) Sale 2,000 24.86 49,726
2005-05-17 Trust Fbo Altschul Arthur G Jr Uad 12 15 72 (Other) Sale 2,200 24.85 54,670
2005-05-17 Davidson Spencer (CEO) Sale 4,200 24.86 104,399
2005-05-17 Altschul Arthur G Jr (Director) Sale 2,200 24.85 54,670
2005-05-09 Trust Fbo Altschul Serena Uad 12 15 72 (Other) Sale 1,000 24.80 24,800
2005-05-09 Trust Fbo Altschul Emily H Uad 12 15 72 (Other) Sale 1,000 24.80 24,800
2005-05-09 Trust Fbo Altschul Stephen F Uad 12 15 72 (Other) Sale 1,000 24.80 24,800
2005-05-09 Trust Fbo Altschul Arthur G Jr Uad 12 15 72 (Other) Sale 1,200 24.80 29,760
2005-05-09 Buttenwieser Lawrence Benjamin (Director) Sale 3,000 30.26 90,780
2005-05-09 Davidson Spencer (CEO) Sale 4,200 24.80 104,160
2005-05-09 Altschul Arthur G Jr (Director) Sale 1,200 24.80 29,760
2005-05-05 Trust Fbo Altschul Arthur G Jr Uad 12 15 72 (Other) Sale 600 24.65 14,790
2005-05-05 Davidson Spencer (CEO) Sale 600 24.65 14,790
2005-05-05 Altschul Arthur G Jr (Director) Sale 600 24.65 14,790
2005-05-04 Trust Fbo Altschul Serena Uad 12 15 72 (Other) Sale 1,000 24.59 24,590
2005-05-04 Trust Fbo Altschul Emily H Uad 12 15 72 (Other) Sale 1,000 24.59 24,590
2005-05-04 Trust Fbo Altschul Charles Uad 12 15 72 (Other) Sale 3,000 24.59 73,770
2005-05-04 Trust Fbo Altschul Stephen F Uad 12 15 72 (Other) Sale 1,000 24.59 24,590
2005-05-04 Trust Fbo Altschul Arthur G Jr Uad 12 15 72 (Other) Sale 1,000 24.59 24,590
2005-05-04 Davidson Spencer (CEO) Sale 5,000 24.59 122,950
2005-05-04 Altschul Arthur G Jr (Director) Sale 1,000 24.59 24,590
2005-04-25 Buttenwieser Lawrence Benjamin (Director) Sale 1,000 29.91 29,906
2005-04-21 Grassi Craig Anthony (Assistant Vice-Presi) Buy 100 24.25 2,425
2005-04-05 Buttenwieser Lawrence Benjamin (Director) Sale 2,000 30.88 61,760
2005-03-23 Destaebler Eugene L Jr (Vice-President, Admi) Buy 1,000 24.12 24,120
2005-03-15 Buttenwieser Lawrence Benjamin (Director) Sale 6,000 31.48 188,862
2005-03-10 Grassi Craig Anthony (Assistant Vice-Presi) Buy 30 24.50 735

Insider trading activities including stock purchases, stock sales, and option exercises of GAM listed in the above tables cannot be completely guaranteed as to their accuracy. For more insider trading information of General American Investors Co Inc (symbol GAM, CIK number 40417) see the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) website.