BlackRock Group Ltd’s Top 3 Tech Company Holdings: AAPL, MSFT, IBM

Wall St. Watchdog reveals information regarding BlackRock Group Ltd’s top holdings in the Technology sector for the quarter ending September 30th, 2011. The firm held 402 stocks in the Technology sector at the end of the quarter with an aggregate market value of $18.936 billion.

  • Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL): On 06/30/2011, BlackRock Group Ltd reported holding 6,810,221 shares with a market value of $2,285,986,975. This comprised 1.73% of the total portfolio. On 09/30/2011, BlackRock Group Ltd reported holding 6,549,170 shares with a market value of $2,497,329,552. This comprised 2.3% of the total portfolio. The net change in shares for this position over the two quarters is -261,051. 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.
  • Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT): On 06/30/2011, BlackRock Group Ltd reported holding 60,947,617 shares with a market value of $1,584,638,042. This comprised 1.2% of the total portfolio. On 09/30/2011, BlackRock Group Ltd reported holding 60,703,943 shares with a market value of $1,510,921,104. This comprised 1.39% of the total portfolio. The net change in shares for this position over the two quarters is -243,674. 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.
  • International Business Machines (NYSE:IBM): On 06/30/2011, BlackRock Group Ltd reported holding 8,482,663 shares with a market value of $1,455,200,864. This comprised 1.1% of the total portfolio. On 09/30/2011, BlackRock Group Ltd reported holding 8,168,567 shares with a market value of $1,428,437,271. This comprised 1.31% of the total portfolio. The net change in shares for this position over the two quarters is -314,096. 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.
  • At&t Inc. (NYSE:T): On 06/30/2011, BlackRock Group Ltd reported holding 43,252,206 shares with a market value of $1,358,551,784. This comprised 1.03% of the total portfolio. On 09/30/2011, BlackRock Group Ltd reported holding 43,155,407 shares with a market value of $1,230,792,227. This comprised 1.13% of the total portfolio. The net change in shares for this position over the two quarters is -96,799. 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.
  • Oracle Corp. (NASDAQ:ORCL): On 06/30/2011, BlackRock Group Ltd reported holding 33,458,951 shares with a market value of $1,101,134,072. This comprised 0.83% of the total portfolio. On 09/30/2011, BlackRock Group Ltd reported holding 34,657,798 shares with a market value of $996,065,107. This comprised 0.92% of the total portfolio. The net change in shares for this position over the two quarters is 1,198,847. 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, BlackRock Group Ltd reported holding 1,652,798 shares with a market value of $836,943,859. This comprised 0.63% of the total portfolio. On 09/30/2011, BlackRock Group Ltd reported holding 1,684,486 shares with a market value of $867,577,632. This comprised 0.8% of the total portfolio. The net change in shares for this position over the two quarters is 31,688. 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, BlackRock Group Ltd reported holding 38,081,947 shares with a market value of $843,895,940. This comprised 0.64% of the total portfolio. On 09/30/2011, BlackRock Group Ltd reported holding 37,995,207 shares with a market value of $810,817,723. This comprised 0.75% of the total portfolio. The net change in shares for this position over the two quarters is -86,740. 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.
  • Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ): On 06/30/2011, BlackRock Group Ltd reported holding 22,041,040 shares with a market value of $820,587,909. This comprised 0.62% of the total portfolio. On 09/30/2011, BlackRock Group Ltd reported holding 21,111,771 shares with a market value of $776,913,157. This comprised 0.71% of the total portfolio. The net change in shares for this position over the two quarters is -929,269. About Company: Verizon Communications Inc. is an integrated telecommunications company that provides wire line voice and data services, wireless services, Internet services, and published directory information. The Company also provides network services for the federal government including business phone lines, data services, telecommunications equipment and payphones.
  • Qualcomm Incorporated (NASDAQ:QCOM): On 06/30/2011, BlackRock Group Ltd reported holding 13,126,233 shares with a market value of $745,438,784. This comprised 0.56% of the total portfolio. On 09/30/2011, BlackRock Group Ltd reported holding 12,985,020 shares with a market value of $631,461,536. This comprised 0.58% of the total portfolio. The net change in shares for this position over the two quarters is -141,213. 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.
  • Cisco Systems Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO): On 06/30/2011, BlackRock Group Ltd reported holding 37,291,677 shares with a market value of $582,123,065. This comprised 0.44% of the total portfolio. On 09/30/2011, BlackRock Group Ltd reported holding 36,977,217 shares with a market value of $573,146,864. This comprised 0.53% of the total portfolio. The net change in shares for this position over the two quarters is -314,460. About Company: Cisco Systems, Inc. supplies data networking products for the Internet. The Company’s Internet Protocol-based networking solutions are installed at corporations, public institutions and telecommunication companies worldwide. The Company’s solutions transport data, voice, and video within buildings, across campuses, and around the world.

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

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