Financial Institutions Supporting Sears Holdings Stock in Quarter Filing

Insiders are generally long-term investors due to restriction in making short-term profits. In contrast, wealth management institutions always have short-term investment. Wall St. Watchdog reveals information regarding the insiders and institutions which recently increased stock shares of Sears Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ:SHLD).

SEC data indicate that these institutions significantly increased their stock shares of Sears Holdings Corporation in Q3 2011:

FINE CAPITAL PARTNERS, L.P.: On 06/30/2011, held 0 shares. On 09/30/2011, held 221,200 shares, worth $12,723,424.

COMMERZBANK AKTIENGESELLSCHAFT /FI: On 06/30/2011, held 0 shares. On 09/30/2011, held 179,984 shares, worth $10,352,680.

MORGAN STANLEY: On 06/30/2011, held 0 shares. On 09/30/2011, held 52,101 shares, worth $2,996,850.

STERLING INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT, INC.: On 06/30/2011, held 0 shares. On 09/30/2011, held 34,493 shares, worth $1,984,037.

HBK INVESTMENTS L P: On 06/30/2011, held 0 shares. On 09/30/2011, held 25,000 shares, worth $1,438,000.

About the company: Sears Holdings Corporation is a broadline retailer with full-line and specialty retail stores in the United States and Canada. The Company retails home appliances, as well as tools, lawn and garden products, home electronics, and other products. Sears Holdings also provides automotive repair and maintenance.

Competitors to Watch: J.C. Penney Company, Inc. (NYSE:JCP), Kohl’s Corporation (NYSE:KSS), Macy’s, Inc. (NYSE:M), Dillard’s, Inc. (NYSE:DDS), Best Buy (NYSE:BBY), Bed Bath & Beyond (NASDAQ:BBBY), Ross Stores (NASDAQ:ROST), The TJX Companies (NYSE:TJX), Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT), Saks Incorporated (NYSE:SKS), The Bon-Ton Stores, Inc. (NASDAQ:BONT), Target Corporation (NYSE:TGT), Overstock.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:OSTK), and Nordstrom, Inc. (NYSE:JWN).

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

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