Los Angeles Capital Management is Bullish on These Stocks for Q3 2011

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

  • Simpson Manufacturing Co. Inc. (NYSE:SSD): On 06/30/2011, Los Angeles Capital Management reported holding 0 shares. On 09/30/2011, Los Angeles Capital Management reported holding 20,320 shares. The net increase in shares for this position is 20,320. About Company: Simpson Manufacturing Co., Inc., through its Simpson Strong-Tie Company Inc. subsidiary, designs, engineers, and manufactures wood-to-wood, wood-to-concrete, and wood-to-masonry connectors and shear walls. The Company’s other subsidiary, Simpson Dura-Vent Company, Inc., designs, engineers, and manufactures venting systems for gas and woodburning appliances.
  • Legg Mason Inc. (NYSE:LM): On 06/30/2011, Los Angeles Capital Management reported holding 0 shares. On 09/30/2011, Los Angeles Capital Management reported holding 267,392 shares. The net increase in shares for this position is 267,392. About Company: Legg Mason, Inc. is a global asset management company. The Company, through its subsidiaries, provides investment management and related services to institutional and individual clients, company-sponsored mutual funds and other pooled investment vehicles.
  • Medicines Co. (NASDAQ:MDCO): On 06/30/2011, Los Angeles Capital Management reported holding 0 shares. On 09/30/2011, Los Angeles Capital Management reported holding 35,411 shares. The net increase in shares for this position is 35,411. About Company: The Medicines Company develops products that improve specialized care. The Company markets Angiomax, an anticoagulant approved in the United States and other countries for use in patients undergoing coronary angioplasty procedures.
  • Skywest Inc. (NASDAQ:SKYW): On 06/30/2011, Los Angeles Capital Management reported holding 0 shares. On 09/30/2011, Los Angeles Capital Management reported holding 46,839 shares. The net increase in shares for this position is 46,839. About Company: SkyWest, Inc. operates regional airlines that offer scheduled passenger service to destinations in the United States, Canada, Mexico and the Caribbean.
  • L-3 Communications Holdings Inc. (NYSE:LLL): On 06/30/2011, Los Angeles Capital Management reported holding 0 shares. On 09/30/2011, Los Angeles Capital Management reported holding 103,490 shares. The net increase in shares for this position is 103,490. About Company: L-3 Communications Holdings, Inc. is a prime system contractor in aircraft modernization and maintenance, Command, Control, Communications, Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (C3ISR) systems, and government services. The Company’s customers include the DoD, aerospace prime contractors, and commercial telecommunications customers.

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

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