Navistar International Corp. (NYSE:NAV)’s share price rose 7.3% on Friday . The stock traded as high as $12.13 and last traded at $12.03, with a volume of 677,482 shares trading hands. The stock had previously closed at $11.21.

NAV has been the topic of several recent analyst reports. Stifel Nicolaus reiterated a “hold” rating on shares of Navistar International Corp. in a report on Friday, March 11th. Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Navistar International Corp. from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Tuesday, March 15th. Jefferies Group restated a “buy” rating and issued a $20.00 price objective on shares of Navistar International Corp. in a report on Thursday, March 10th. Wells Fargo & Co. restated a “hold” rating on shares of Navistar International Corp. in a report on Wednesday, May 18th. Finally, Piper Jaffray Cos. lowered shares of Navistar International Corp. from an “overweight” rating to a “neutral” rating and decreased their price objective for the stock from $14.00 to $11.50 in a report on Tuesday, June 28th. Four equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, sixteen have given a hold rating and two have assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. The company presently has an average rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $13.17.

The company’s market cap is $982.88 million. The company’s 50-day moving average price is $11.87 and its 200-day moving average price is $10.71.

Several large investors recently added to or reduced their stakes in NAV. Barrow Hanley Mewhinney & Strauss LLC boosted its stake in Navistar International Corp. by 10.5% in the fourth quarter. Barrow Hanley Mewhinney & Strauss LLC now owns 123,792 shares of the company’s stock valued at $1,094,000 after buying an additional 11,782 shares in the last quarter. Towle & Co. boosted its position in shares of Navistar International Corp. by 3.6% in the fourth quarter. Towle & Co. now owns 1,206,359 shares of the company’s stock worth $10,664,000 after buying an additional 41,530 shares during the period. Finally, Gamco Investors INC. ET AL boosted its position in shares of Navistar International Corp. by 1.6% in the fourth quarter. Gamco Investors INC. ET AL now owns 6,435,765 shares of the company’s stock worth $56,892,000 after buying an additional 98,322 shares during the period.

Navistar International Corporation (NIC) is a holding company, whose principal operating subsidiaries are Navistar, Inc and Navistar Financial Corporation (NFC). The Company is a manufacturer of International brand commercial and military trucks, MaxxForce brand diesel engines, IC Bus (IC) brand school and commercial buses, as well as a provider of service parts for trucks and diesel engines.

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