Capital Research Global Investors Buys These 5 Stocks in Q3: KMX, RATE, VAL, MPC, UAL

Wall St. Watchdog reveals information regarding significant increase in shares for Capital Research Global Investors’ holdings on the quarter ending September 30th, 2011. The firm is bullish on these stocks:

  • Carmax Inc. (NYSE:KMX): On 06/30/2011, Capital Research Global Investors reported holding 0 shares. On 09/30/2011, Capital Research Global Investors reported holding 825,000 shares. The net increase in shares for this position is 825,000. About Company: CarMax, Inc. sells at retail new and used cars and light trucks. The Company purchases, reconditions, and sells new and used vehicles in its superstores and franchises throughout the United States.
  • Bankrate Inc Common Stock (NYSE:RATE): On 06/30/2011, Capital Research Global Investors reported holding 0 shares. On 09/30/2011, Capital Research Global Investors reported holding 2,571,804 shares. The net increase in shares for this position is 2,571,804. About Company: Bankrate Inc. is a publisher, aggregator and distributor of personal finance content on the Internet. The Company provides consumers independent and objective personal finance editorial content across multiple vertical categories including mortgages, deposits, insurance, credit cards, and other categories, such as retirement, automobile loans, and taxes.
  • The Valspar Corporation (NYSE:VAL): On 06/30/2011, Capital Research Global Investors reported holding 0 shares. On 09/30/2011, Capital Research Global Investors reported holding 1,580,000 shares. The net increase in shares for this position is 1,580,000. About Company: The Valspar Corporation manufactures and distributes coatings, coating intermediates, and specialty chemical products. The Company manufactures products such as wood coatings, metal coatings, composites and glass coatings, polymers, resins, and dispersions products. Valspar distributes its products to customers in North America and other countries around the world.
  • Marathon Petroleum Corporation Common Stock (NYSE:MPC): On 06/30/2011, Capital Research Global Investors reported holding 0 shares. On 09/30/2011, Capital Research Global Investors reported holding 1,966,350 shares. The net increase in shares for this position is 1,966,350. About Company: Marathon Petroleum Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, engages in refining, transporting, and marketing petroleum products primarily in the United States and internationally.
  • United Continental Holdings (NYSE:UAL): On 06/30/2011, Capital Research Global Investors reported holding 0 shares. On 09/30/2011, Capital Research Global Investors reported holding 7,575,000 shares. The net increase in shares for this position is 7,575,000. About Company: United Continental Holdings Inc. is an airline holding company. The Company owns and operates airlines that transports persons, property and mail throughout the United Statesand abroad.

(Note: Data regarding Capital Research Global Investors’s stock holdings are sourced from whalewisdom.com. All data are assumed to be accurate.)

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