Major Funds Purchasing Stock in This Solar Company in Quarterly Release

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 Canadian Solar Inc. (NASDAQ:CSIQ).

SEC data indicate that these institutions significantly increased their stock shares of Canadian Solar Inc. in Q3 2011:

VALINOR MANAGEMENT, LLC: On 06/30/2011, held 0 shares. On 09/30/2011, held 155,000 shares, worth $570,400.

OXFORD ASSET MANAGEMENT: On 06/30/2011, held 0 shares. On 09/30/2011, held 102,289 shares, worth $376,424.

ARROWSTREET CAPITAL LIMITED PARTNERSHIP: On 06/30/2011, held 0 shares. On 09/30/2011, held 59,286 shares, worth $218,172.

KNIGHT CAPITAL GROUP, INC.: On 06/30/2011, held 0 shares. On 09/30/2011, held 53,412 shares, worth $196,556.

GSA CAPITAL PARTNERS LLP: On 06/30/2011, held 0 shares. On 09/30/2011, held 22,980 shares, worth $84,566.

About the company: Canadian Solar Inc. designs, manufactures, and sells solar module products that convert sunlight into electricity for a variety of uses. The Company’s products include a range of standard solar modules for use in a wide range of residential, commercial, and industrial solar power generation systems.

Competitors to Watch: First Solar, Inc. (NASDAQ:FSLR), Trina Solar Limited (NYSE:TSL), SunPower Corporation (NASDAQ:SPWRA), JA Solar Hldgs. Co., Ltd. (NASDAQ:JASO), China Sunergy Co., Ltd. (NASDAQ:CSUN), Suntech Power Hldgs. Co., Ltd. (NYSE:STP), Yingli Green Energy Hold. Co. Ltd. (NYSE:YGE), LDK Solar Co., Ltd (NYSE:LDK), General Electric (NYSE:GE) and Evergreen Solar, Inc. (NASDAQ:ESLR)

(Note: Data regarding Canadian Solar Inc.’s stock holdings are sourced from whalewisdom.com. All data are assumed to be accurate.)

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