Apple Stock is Top Among Ameriprise Financial’s Q3 Technology Sector Holdings

Wall St. Watchdog reveals information regarding Ameriprise Financial’s top holdings in the Technology sector for the quarter ending September 30th, 2011. The firm held 700 stocks in the Technology sector at the end of the quarter with an aggregate market value of $27.674 billion.

  • Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL): On 06/30/2011, Ameriprise Financial reported holding 7,451,316 shares with a market value of $2,501,183,342. This comprised 1.66% of the total portfolio. On 09/30/2011, Ameriprise Financial reported holding 7,419,216 shares with a market value of $2,829,095,499. This comprised 2.3% of the total portfolio. The net change in shares for this position over the two quarters is -32,100. About Company: Apple Inc. designs, manufactures, and markets personal computers and related personal computing and mobile communication devices along with a variety of related software, services, peripherals, and networking solutions. The Company sells its products worldwide through its online stores, its retail stores, its direct sales force, third-party wholesalers, and resellers.
  • International Business Machines (NYSE:IBM): On 06/30/2011, Ameriprise Financial reported holding 10,543,368 shares with a market value of $1,808,714,813. This comprised 1.2% of the total portfolio. On 09/30/2011, Ameriprise Financial reported holding 9,992,693 shares with a market value of $1,747,422,176. This comprised 1.42% of the total portfolio. The net change in shares for this position over the two quarters is -550,675. About Company: International Business Machines Corporation provides computer solutions through the use of advanced information technology. The Company’s solutions include technologies, systems, products, services, software, and financing. IBM offers its products through its global sales and distribution organization, as well as through a variety of third party distributors and resellers.
  • Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT): On 06/30/2011, Ameriprise Financial reported holding 55,723,082 shares with a market value of $1,448,800,132. This comprised 0.96% of the total portfolio. On 09/30/2011, Ameriprise Financial reported holding 58,284,483 shares with a market value of $1,450,700,746. This comprised 1.18% of the total portfolio. The net change in shares for this position over the two quarters is 2,561,401. About Company: Microsoft Corporation develops, manufactures, licenses, sells, and supports software products. The Company offers operating system software, server application software, business and consumer applications software, software development tools, and Internet and intranet software. Microsoft also develops video game consoles and digital music entertainment devices.
  • Oracle Corp. (NASDAQ:ORCL): On 06/30/2011, Ameriprise Financial reported holding 46,051,070 shares with a market value of $1,515,540,707. This comprised 1% of the total portfolio. On 09/30/2011, Ameriprise Financial reported holding 43,558,818 shares with a market value of $1,251,880,419. This comprised 1.02% of the total portfolio. The net change in shares for this position over the two quarters is -2,492,252. About Company: Oracle Corporation supplies software for enterprise information management. The Company offers databases and relational servers, application development and decision support tools, and enterprise business applications. Oracle’s software runs on network computers, personal digital assistants, set-top devices, PCs, workstations, minicomputers, mainframes, and massively parallel computers.
  • Google Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG): On 06/30/2011, Ameriprise Financial reported holding 1,502,246 shares with a market value of $760,707,337. This comprised 0.5% of the total portfolio. On 09/30/2011, Ameriprise Financial reported holding 1,980,204 shares with a market value of $1,019,884,225. This comprised 0.83% of the total portfolio. The net change in shares for this position over the two quarters is 477,958. About Company: Google Inc. is a global technology company that provides a web based search engine through its website. The Company offers a wide range of search options, including web, image, groups, directory, and news searches.
  • Intel Corporation (NASDAQ:INTC): On 06/30/2011, Ameriprise Financial reported holding 46,106,005 shares with a market value of $1,021,709,064. This comprised 0.68% of the total portfolio. On 09/30/2011, Ameriprise Financial reported holding 45,719,817 shares with a market value of $975,660,902. This comprised 0.79% of the total portfolio. The net change in shares for this position over the two quarters is -386,188. About Company: Intel Corporation designs, manufactures, and sells computer components and related products. The Company’s major products include microprocessors, chipsets, embedded processors and microcontrollers, flash memory products, graphics products, network and communications products, systems management software, conferencing products, and digital imaging products.
  • Qualcomm Incorporated (NASDAQ:QCOM): On 06/30/2011, Ameriprise Financial reported holding 18,372,127 shares with a market value of $1,043,353,109. This comprised 0.69% of the total portfolio. On 09/30/2011, Ameriprise Financial reported holding 17,900,679 shares with a market value of $870,510,039. This comprised 0.71% of the total portfolio. The net change in shares for this position over the two quarters is -471,448. About Company: QUALCOMM, Inc. develops and manufactures digital wireless communications equipment. The Company licenses its Code Division Multiple Access (CDMA) intellectual property to other companies, and produces CDMA-based integrated circuits; equipment and software used to track workers and assets; software for wireless content enablement; and offers services to deliver multimedia content.
  • At&t Inc. (NYSE:T): On 06/30/2011, Ameriprise Financial reported holding 29,219,164 shares with a market value of $917,773,937. This comprised 0.61% of the total portfolio. On 09/30/2011, Ameriprise Financial reported holding 28,119,775 shares with a market value of $801,975,996. This comprised 0.65% of the total portfolio. The net change in shares for this position over the two quarters is -1,099,389. About Company: AT&T Inc. is a communications holding company. The Company, through its subsidiaries and affiliates, provides local and long-distance phone service, wireless and data communications, Internet access and messaging, IP-based and satellite television, security services, telecommunications equipment, and directory advertising and publishing.
  • Baidu Inc. (NASDAQ:BIDU): On 06/30/2011, Ameriprise Financial reported holding 6,493,905 shares with a market value of $909,990,939. This comprised 0.6% of the total portfolio. On 09/30/2011, Ameriprise Financial reported holding 6,659,583 shares with a market value of $711,976,043. This comprised 0.58% of the total portfolio. The net change in shares for this position over the two quarters is 165,678. About Company: Baidu, Inc. operates an Internet search engine. The Company offers algorithmic search, enterprise search, pay for performance and news, MP3, and image searches.
  • Emc Corporation (NYSE:EMC): On 06/30/2011, Ameriprise Financial reported holding 29,301,582 shares with a market value of $807,258,562. This comprised 0.53% of the total portfolio. On 09/30/2011, Ameriprise Financial reported holding 32,326,992 shares with a market value of $678,543,555. This comprised 0.55% of the total portfolio. The net change in shares for this position over the two quarters is 3,025,410. About Company: EMC Corporation provides enterprise storage systems, software, networks, and services. The Company’s products store, retrieve, manage, protect, and share information from all major computing environments and mainframe platforms. EMC operates offices around the world.

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

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