Carlson Capital Owns 5% of EnergySolutions

A 13D filed with the SEC has Carlson Capital, a hedge fund managed by Clint Carlson, owning 8 million shares of EnergySolutions, Inc. (NYSE:ES), up from 2.3 million shares at the end of September. Find more stocks Carlson owned. EnergySolutions is a waste management company focused on decontamination and decommissioning of nuclear facilities as well as remediation for areas affected by hazardous or nuclear waste. It has a market capitalization of about $340 million (with over 1 million shares traded daily), representing 11 times consensus earnings for 2013. The company is unprofitable on a trailing basis due to a poor Q4 2011; good results are expected for the same period in 2012 which would leave EnergySolutions profitable for the year.

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