Crestwood Capital Sells Shares in These 5 Companies in Q3

Wall St. Watchdog reveals information regarding significant reduction in shares for Crestwood Capital Management’s holdings on the quarter ending September 30th, 2011. The firm is bearish on these stocks:

  • The Mcgraw-hill Companies Inc. (NYSE:MHP): On 06/30/2011, Crestwood Capital Management reported holding 577,800 shares. On 09/30/2011, Crestwood Capital Management reported holding 128,400 shares. The net reduction in shares for this position is 449,400 or 77.78%. About Company: Founded in 1888, The McGraw-Hill Companies is a leading global financial information and education company that helps professionals and students succeed in the Knowledge Economy. Leading brands include Standard & Poor’s, McGraw-Hill Education, Platts energy information services and J.D. Power and Associates. The Corporation has approximately 21,000 employees with more than 280 offices in 40 countries. Sales in 2010 were $6.2 billion.
  • Msci Inc. (NYSE:MSCI): On 06/30/2011, Crestwood Capital Management reported holding 588,500 shares. On 09/30/2011, Crestwood Capital Management reported holding 214,000 shares. The net reduction in shares for this position is 374,500 or 63.64%. About Company: MSCI Inc. provides investment decision support tools to investment institutions worldwide. The Company produces indices and risk and return portfolio analytics for use in managing investment portfolios.
  • Lpl Investment Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:LPLA): On 06/30/2011, Crestwood Capital Management reported holding 609,900 shares. On 09/30/2011, Crestwood Capital Management reported holding 291,300 shares. The net reduction in shares for this position is 318,600 or 52.24%. About Company: LPL Investment Holdings, Inc. offers technology, brokerage and investment advisory services through business relationships with all types of financial advisors. Through proprietary technology, custody and clearing platforms, the Company offers access to financial products and services that enable them to provide financial advice and brokerage services to retail investors.
  • Wellpoint Inc. (NYSE:WLP): On 06/30/2011, Crestwood Capital Management reported holding 214,000 shares. On 09/30/2011, Crestwood Capital Management reported holding 128,400 shares. The net reduction in shares for this position is 85,600 or 40%. About Company: WellPoint Inc. is a health benefits company. The Company provides health benefits, dental and vision benefits, pharmacy benefits, life insurance, and life and disability insurance benefits. WellPoint operations include Blue Cross and Blue Shield plans.
  • Hanwha Solarone Ltd (HSOL): On 06/30/2011, Crestwood Capital Management reported holding 1,251,900 shares. On 09/30/2011, Crestwood Capital Management reported holding 1,037,900 shares. The net reduction in shares for this position is 214,000 or 17.09%.

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

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