Billionaire Mario Gabelli’s Top 5 Stock Picks

In this article we discuss Billionaire Mario Gabelli’s Top 5 Stock Picks. If you want to read our detailed analysis of GAMCO Investors’ founder  Mario Gabelli’s investment philosophy and GAMCO’s performance, go to Billionaire Mario Gabelli’s Top 10 Stock Picks.

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5. Navistar International Corporation (NYSE: NAV)

Navistar International Corporation owns and manufactures a variety of global brands of trucks and diesel engines. Recently, the holding company acquired its 2nd property in San Antonio in preparation for a plant launch in 2022. Navistar International is expected to invest $275 million for this project, creating over 650 new jobs in the region. NAV currently has a $4.3 billion market capitalization, and was able to deliver a 17.13% return in the past 12 months. It settled at $44.09 per share at the closing of February 17th.

GAMCO Investors owns 3,063,523 shares of Navistar International Corporation worth $134.67 million.