Mario Gabelli (Trades, Portfolio) is the chairman and CEO of GAMCO Investors (GBL), a firm he founded in 1977. The firm has $49.4 billion in assets under management as of June 30, with more than 30 analysts on its research team.
GAMCO originally began as an institutional research firm, and has evolved into a diversified financial services company, though institutional research continues to be an important part of the firm. Its mutual funds cover a variety of philosophies and sectors, including value, growth, contrarian, socially responsive, gold equity, and money market. Continue Reading »