BlackRock Investment’s $9.5B Tech Stock Portfolio in Q3: AAPL, IBM, T, VZ, INTC, GOOG, CSCO

Wall St. Watchdog reveals information regarding BlackRock Investment Management LLC’s top holdings in the Technology sector for the quarter ending September 30th, 2011. The firm held 541 stocks in the Technology sector at the end of the quarter with an aggregate market value of $9.531 billion.

  • Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL): On 06/30/2011, BlackRock Investment Management LLC reported holding 2,747,828 shares with a market value of $922,363,462. This comprised 1.58% of the total portfolio. On 09/30/2011, BlackRock Investment Management LLC reported holding 2,809,061 shares with a market value of $1,071,151,161. This comprised 2.14% of the total portfolio. The net change in shares for this position over the two quarters is 61,233. 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, BlackRock Investment Management LLC reported holding 4,568,479 shares with a market value of $783,722,586. This comprised 1.34% of the total portfolio. On 09/30/2011, BlackRock Investment Management LLC reported holding 4,490,981 shares with a market value of $785,337,826. This comprised 1.57% of the total portfolio. The net change in shares for this position over the two quarters is -77,498. 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, BlackRock Investment Management LLC reported holding 32,663,067 shares with a market value of $849,239,742. This comprised 1.45% of the total portfolio. On 09/30/2011, BlackRock Investment Management LLC reported holding 30,736,485 shares with a market value of $765,031,093. This comprised 1.53% of the total portfolio. The net change in shares for this position over the two quarters is -1,926,582. 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.
  • At&t Inc. (NYSE:T): On 06/30/2011, BlackRock Investment Management LLC reported holding 21,203,013 shares with a market value of $665,986,635. This comprised 1.14% of the total portfolio. On 09/30/2011, BlackRock Investment Management LLC reported holding 21,234,360 shares with a market value of $605,603,957. This comprised 1.21% of the total portfolio. The net change in shares for this position over the two quarters is 31,347. 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.
  • Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ): On 06/30/2011, BlackRock Investment Management LLC reported holding 14,453,731 shares with a market value of $538,112,399. This comprised 0.92% of the total portfolio. On 09/30/2011, BlackRock Investment Management LLC reported holding 12,716,778 shares with a market value of $467,977,421. This comprised 0.94% of the total portfolio. The net change in shares for this position over the two quarters is -1,736,953. 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.
  • Intel Corporation (NASDAQ:INTC): On 06/30/2011, BlackRock Investment Management LLC reported holding 20,785,341 shares with a market value of $460,603,153. This comprised 0.79% of the total portfolio. On 09/30/2011, BlackRock Investment Management LLC reported holding 18,191,385 shares with a market value of $388,204,159. This comprised 0.78% of the total portfolio. The net change in shares for this position over the two quarters is -2,593,956. 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.
  • Google Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG): On 06/30/2011, BlackRock Investment Management LLC reported holding 720,992 shares with a market value of $365,095,932. This comprised 0.62% of the total portfolio. On 09/30/2011, BlackRock Investment Management LLC reported holding 752,446 shares with a market value of $387,539,771. This comprised 0.77% of the total portfolio. The net change in shares for this position over the two quarters is 31,454. 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.
  • Oracle Corp. (NASDAQ:ORCL): On 06/30/2011, BlackRock Investment Management LLC reported holding 11,254,988 shares with a market value of $370,401,653. This comprised 0.63% of the total portfolio. On 09/30/2011, BlackRock Investment Management LLC reported holding 11,427,895 shares with a market value of $328,437,700. This comprised 0.66% of the total portfolio. The net change in shares for this position over the two quarters is 172,907. 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.
  • Cisco Systems Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO): On 06/30/2011, BlackRock Investment Management LLC reported holding 15,530,302 shares with a market value of $242,428,009. This comprised 0.41% of the total portfolio. On 09/30/2011, BlackRock Investment Management LLC reported holding 16,372,289 shares with a market value of $253,770,480. This comprised 0.51% of the total portfolio. The net change in shares for this position over the two quarters is 841,987. 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.
  • Qualcomm Incorporated (NASDAQ:QCOM): On 06/30/2011, BlackRock Investment Management LLC reported holding 5,012,815 shares with a market value of $284,677,768. This comprised 0.49% of the total portfolio. On 09/30/2011, BlackRock Investment Management LLC reported holding 5,093,521 shares with a market value of $247,697,932. This comprised 0.5% of the total portfolio. The net change in shares for this position over the two quarters is 80,706. 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.

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

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