Eric Mindich and Eton Park Capital: Favorite 10 Stocks for Q3 2011

Wall St. Watchdog reveals information regarding Eton Park Capital Management’s top holdings for the quarter ending September 30th, 2011. The firm held 50 stocks at the end of the quarter with an aggregate market value of $5.335 billion.

  • Viacom Inc. (VIA-B): On 06/30/2011, Eton Park Capital Management reported holding 10,670,000 shares with a market value of $544,170,000. This comprised 9.22% of the total portfolio. On 09/30/2011, Eton Park Capital Management reported holding 20,662,387 shares with a market value of $800,460,907. This comprised 15% of the total portfolio. The net change in shares for this position over the two quarters is 9,992,387.
  • News Corp. (NASDAQ:NWSA): On 06/30/2011, Eton Park Capital Management reported holding 0 shares. On 09/30/2011, Eton Park Capital Management reported holding 25,900,000 shares with a market value of $400,931,988. This comprised 7.52% of the total portfolio. The net change in shares for this position over the two quarters is 25,900,000.
  • Ypf S.a. (NYSE:YPF): On 06/30/2011, Eton Park Capital Management reported holding 9,775,857 shares with a market value of $440,402,350. This comprised 7.47% of the total portfolio. On 09/30/2011, Eton Park Capital Management reported holding 9,775,857 shares with a market value of $334,432,059. This comprised 6.27% of the total portfolio. The net change in shares for this position over the two quarters is 0. About Company: YPF Sociedad Anonima explores for, develops, and produces oil and natural gas in South America, the United States, and Indonesia. The Company also refines, markets, transports, and distributes oil and other petroleum products, petroleum derivatives, petrochemicals, and liquid petroleum gas.
  • Nielsen Holdings N.v. (NYSE:NLSN): On 06/30/2011, Eton Park Capital Management reported holding 12,000,000 shares with a market value of $373,919,998. This comprised 6.34% of the total portfolio. On 09/30/2011, Eton Park Capital Management reported holding 12,000,000 shares with a market value of $312,959,999. This comprised 5.87% of the total portfolio. The net change in shares for this position over the two quarters is 0. About Company: Nielsen Holdings N.V. is a global information and measurement company. The Company offers critical media and marketing information, analytics and industry expertise about what consumers watch (consumer interaction with television, online and mobile) and what consumers buy on a global and local basis.
  • Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS): On 06/30/2011, Eton Park Capital Management reported holding 15,000,000 shares with a market value of $345,150,003. This comprised 5.85% of the total portfolio. On 09/30/2011, Eton Park Capital Management reported holding 23,000,000 shares with a market value of $310,730,005. This comprised 5.82% of the total portfolio. The net change in shares for this position over the two quarters is 8,000,000. About Company: Morgan Stanley, a bank holding company, provides diversified financial services on a worldwide basis. The Company operates a global securities business which serves individual and institutional investors and investment banking clients. Morgan Stanley also operates a global asset management business.
  • Ebay Inc. (NASDAQ:EBAY): On 06/30/2011, Eton Park Capital Management reported holding 4,500,000 shares with a market value of $145,215,002. This comprised 2.46% of the total portfolio. On 09/30/2011, Eton Park Capital Management reported holding 9,250,000 shares with a market value of $272,782,498. This comprised 5.11% of the total portfolio. The net change in shares for this position over the two quarters is 4,750,000. About Company: eBay Inc. operates an online trading community. The Company’s service is used by buyers and sellers for the exchange of products and services such as coins, collectibles, computers, memorabilia, stamps and toys, as well as concert and sporting tickets. eBay also offers, through a subsidiary, secure online payment services.
  • Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSK): On 06/30/2011, Eton Park Capital Management reported holding 9,687,596 shares with a market value of $234,730,447. This comprised 3.98% of the total portfolio. On 09/30/2011, Eton Park Capital Management reported holding 12,866,696 shares with a market value of $266,597,932. This comprised 5% of the total portfolio. The net change in shares for this position over the two quarters is 3,179,100. About Company: Comcast Corporation is a provider of video, high-speed Internet and phone services. The Company offers a variety of entertainment, information and communications services to residential and commercial customers. Comcast is headquartered in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
  • Williams Companies Inc. (NYSE:WMB): On 06/30/2011, Eton Park Capital Management reported holding 4,665,775 shares with a market value of $141,139,694. This comprised 2.39% of the total portfolio. On 09/30/2011, Eton Park Capital Management reported holding 9,494,175 shares with a market value of $231,088,221. This comprised 4.33% of the total portfolio. The net change in shares for this position over the two quarters is 4,828,400. About Company: The Williams Companies, Inc. is an integrated natural gas company that produces, gathers, processes and transports natural gas. The Company’s operations are concentrated in the Pacific Northwest, Rocky Mountains, Gulf Coast, the Eastern Seaboard, and the province of Alberta in Canada.
  • Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL): On 06/30/2011, Eton Park Capital Management reported holding 500,000 shares with a market value of $167,835,007. This comprised 2.84% of the total portfolio. On 09/30/2011, Eton Park Capital Management reported holding 600,000 shares with a market value of $228,792,004. This comprised 4.29% of the total portfolio. The net change in shares for this position over the two quarters is 100,000. 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.
  • Dollar Tree Stores Inc. (NASDAQ:DLTR): On 06/30/2011, Eton Park Capital Management reported holding 3,000,000 shares with a market value of $199,860,008. This comprised 3.39% of the total portfolio. On 09/30/2011, Eton Park Capital Management reported holding 3,000,000 shares with a market value of $225,419,998. This comprised 4.23% of the total portfolio. The net change in shares for this position over the two quarters is 0. About Company: Dollar Tree, Inc. operates a discount variety store chain. The Company sells an assortment of everyday general merchandise. Dollar Tree sells its merchandise at the $1.00 price point. The Company operates throughout the United States.

(Note: Data regarding Eton Park Capital Management’s stock holdings are sourced from whalewisdom.com. All data are assumed to be accurate.)

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