Newmont Mining, National Fuel Gas and Directv Among Gabelli Funds’ Favorite Q3 Stocks

Wall St. Watchdog reveals information regarding Gabelli Funds’ top holdings for the quarter ending September 30th, 2011. The firm held 1027 stocks at the end of the quarter with an aggregate market value of $12.405 billion.

  • Newmont Mining Corp. (NYSE:NEM): On 06/30/2011, Gabelli Funds reported holding 3,170,671 shares with a market value of $171,121,118. This comprised 1.15% of the total portfolio. On 09/30/2011, Gabelli Funds reported holding 3,164,571 shares with a market value of $199,209,747. This comprised 1.61% of the total portfolio. The net change in shares for this position over the two quarters is -6,100. About Company: Newmont Mining Corporation acquires, explores, and develops mineral properties. The Company produces gold from operations in the United States, Australia, Peru, Indonesia, Ghana, Canada, New Zealand and Mexico. Newmont also mines and processes copper in Indonesia.
  • National Fuel Gas Co. (NYSE:NFG): On 06/30/2011, Gabelli Funds reported holding 2,992,020 shares with a market value of $217,819,065. This comprised 1.47% of the total portfolio. On 09/30/2011, Gabelli Funds reported holding 3,392,077 shares with a market value of $165,126,309. This comprised 1.33% of the total portfolio. The net change in shares for this position over the two quarters is 400,057. About Company: National Fuel Gas Company is an integrated natural gas company with operations in all segments of the natural gas industry, including utility, pipeline and storage, exploration and production, and marketing operations. The Company operates across the United States.
  • Directv (NASDAQ:DTV): On 06/30/2011, Gabelli Funds reported holding 2,730,001 shares with a market value of $138,738,650. This comprised 0.94% of the total portfolio. On 09/30/2011, Gabelli Funds reported holding 2,802,001 shares with a market value of $118,440,584. This comprised 0.95% of the total portfolio. The net change in shares for this position over the two quarters is 72,000. About Company: DIRECTV provides digital television entertainment in the United States and Latin America. The Company acquires, promotes, sells and distributes digital entertainment programming via satellite to residential and commercial subscribers.
  • Southern Union Co. (NYSE:SUG): On 06/30/2011, Gabelli Funds reported holding 2,630,872 shares with a market value of $105,629,515. This comprised 0.71% of the total portfolio. On 09/30/2011, Gabelli Funds reported holding 2,781,090 shares with a market value of $112,828,820. This comprised 0.91% of the total portfolio. The net change in shares for this position over the two quarters is 150,218. About Company: Southern Union Company, through subsidiaries, gathers, processes, stores, transports, and distributes natural gas. The Company transports natural gas by pipeline from gas producing areas to customers primarily in the southeast, midwest, and Great Lakes region. Southern Union also operates a liquefied natural gas import terminal.
  • Deere & Company (NYSE:DE): On 06/30/2011, Gabelli Funds reported holding 1,711,000 shares with a market value of $141,071,945. This comprised 0.95% of the total portfolio. On 09/30/2011, Gabelli Funds reported holding 1,742,500 shares with a market value of $112,513,224. This comprised 0.91% of the total portfolio. The net change in shares for this position over the two quarters is 31,500. About Company: Deere & Company manufactures and distributes a range of agricultural, construction and forestry, and commercial and consumer equipment. The Company supplies replacement parts for its own products and for those of other manufacturers. Deere also provides product and parts financing services.
  • American Express Company (NYSE:AXP): On 06/30/2011, Gabelli Funds reported holding 2,430,200 shares with a market value of $125,641,342. This comprised 0.85% of the total portfolio. On 09/30/2011, Gabelli Funds reported holding 2,425,200 shares with a market value of $108,891,484. This comprised 0.88% of the total portfolio. The net change in shares for this position over the two quarters is -5,000. About Company: American Express Company is a global payment and travel company. The Company’s principal products and services are charge and credit payment card products and travel-related services offered to consumers and businesses around the world.
  • The Coca-cola Company (NYSE:KO): On 06/30/2011, Gabelli Funds reported holding 1,590,500 shares with a market value of $107,024,746. This comprised 0.72% of the total portfolio. On 09/30/2011, Gabelli Funds reported holding 1,571,500 shares with a market value of $106,170,536. This comprised 0.86% of the total portfolio. The net change in shares for this position over the two quarters is -19,000. About Company: The Coca-Cola Company manufactures, markets, and distributes soft drink concentrates and syrups. The Company also distributes and markets juice and juice-drink products. Coca-Cola distributes its products to retailers and wholesalers in the United States and internationally.
  • Genuine Parts Company (NYSE:GPC): On 06/30/2011, Gabelli Funds reported holding 1,980,000 shares with a market value of $107,712,003. This comprised 0.73% of the total portfolio. On 09/30/2011, Gabelli Funds reported holding 1,989,000 shares with a market value of $101,041,198. This comprised 0.81% of the total portfolio. The net change in shares for this position over the two quarters is 9,000. About Company: Genuine Parts Company distributes automotive replacement parts, industrial replacement parts, office products, and electrical/electronic materials. The Company conducts business throughout most of the United States, in Canada, and in Mexico.
  • Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ): On 06/30/2011, Gabelli Funds reported holding 2,655,784 shares with a market value of $98,874,837. This comprised 0.67% of the total portfolio. On 09/30/2011, Gabelli Funds reported holding 2,702,784 shares with a market value of $99,462,449. This comprised 0.8% of the total portfolio. The net change in shares for this position over the two quarters is 47,000. About Company: Verizon Communications Inc. is an integrated telecommunications company that provides wire line voice and data services, wireless services, Internet services, and published directory information. The Company also provides network services for the federal government including business phone lines, data services, telecommunications equipment and payphones.
  • Viacom Inc. (NYSE:VIA): On 06/30/2011, Gabelli Funds reported holding 2,061,500 shares with a market value of $118,495,019. This comprised 0.8% of the total portfolio. On 09/30/2011, Gabelli Funds reported holding 2,042,000 shares with a market value of $98,751,121. This comprised 0.8% of the total portfolio. The net change in shares for this position over the two quarters is -19,500. About Company: Viacom Inc. produces media entertainment content. The Company creates and acquires programming for television, the Internet, mobile devices, video games, and other consumer electronics products. Viacom also produces, finances, and distributes motion pictures to movie theaters and on DVDs, television, digital and other platforms internationally.

(Note: Data regarding Gabelli Funds’s stock holdings are sourced from whalewisdom.com. All data are assumed to be accurate.)

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