Are Chipotle’s Biggest Shareholders Full or Hungry For More?

In 2012, Chipotle Mexican Grill’s (NYSE:CMG) shares are up 23.57 percent. On June 6, an investigation against the company had been disclosed. This came from current investors over possible breaches of fiduciary duties by some corporate officers and directors regarding compliance with employee work authorization laws and regulations. Specifically, the investigation is reviewing statements about Chipotle’s business, its prospects and its operations and whether they were materially false and misleading at the time they were made.

With the new investigation, are Chipotle’s largest shareholders increasing or decreasing their positions? 501 institutional firms indicated owning shares of Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (NYSE:CMG) in Q1 2012. These firms reported owning a total of 34.704 million shares on 03/31/2012. The shares closed at $418.00 on 03/31/2012.

Here are the ten largest positions in Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. at the end of March 31st, 2012.

Fmr LLC held 3,911,609 shares on 03/31/2012 worth $1,635,052,562. This brought the portfolio total to 0.3%.

Capital World Investors held 3,128,182 shares on 03/31/2012 worth $1,307,580,076. This brought the portfolio total to 0.46%.

Price T Rowe Associates Inc /md/ held 2,981,371 shares on 03/31/2012 worth $1,246,213,078. This brought the portfolio total to 0.38%.

Vanguard Group Inc held 1,735,499 shares on 03/31/2012 worth $725,438,582. This brought the portfolio total to 0.1%.

Jennison Associates LLC held 1,593,814 shares on 03/31/2012 worth $666,214,252. This brought the portfolio total to 0.8%.

State Street Corp held 1,154,407 shares on 03/31/2012 worth $482,542,126. This brought the portfolio total to 0.07%.

Ameriprise Financial Inc held 850,518 shares on 03/31/2012 worth $355,516,524. This brought the portfolio total to 0.25%.

Blackrock Institutional Trust Company N.A. held 833,954 shares on 03/31/2012 worth $348,592,772. This brought the portfolio total to 0.08%.

Susquehanna International Group LLP held 793,200 shares on 03/31/2012 worth $331,558,000. This brought the portfolio total to 0.11%.

Susquehanna International Group LLP held 683,600 shares on 03/31/2012 worth $285,745,000. This brought the portfolio total to 0.09%.

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