General American Investors Company, Inc. is a diversified, closed-end management investment company. The primary objective of the Company is long-term capital appreciation through investment in companies with above average growth potential. Lesser emphasis is placed on current income. The Company invests principally in common stocks. The Company's investment approach focuses on the selection of individual stocks, each of which is expected to meet a clearly defined portfolio objective. The Company's portfolio of investments include financials, information technology, consumer discretionary, consumer staples, energy, health care, industrials, telecommunication services, materials, short-term securities and other.