Ford’s Top Institutional Shareholders Should Enjoy This New Engine

The Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F) will issue a $0.10 quarterly dividend on its shares, in-line with previous dividends. The company is also expected to debut its new 1.5 liter EcoBoost engine in the new Fusion sedan, which has sold exceptionally well since the beginning of the year. The new engine will be quieter and more fuel efficient, offering a greater efficiency to power ratio.

These institutional firms indicated owning shares of Ford Motor Co. in Q1 2013. They reported owning a total of 22.075 million shares on 03/31/2013. The shares closed at $13.15 on 03/31/2013.

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Here are the Nine largest positions in Ford Motor Co. at the end of March 31st, 2013.

Hexavest Inc. held 6,031,978 shares on 03/31/2013 worth $79,321,000. This brought the portfolio total to 1.44%.

James Investment Research Inc. held 3,091,332 shares on 03/31/2013 worth $40,651,000. This brought the portfolio total to 1.57%.

British Columbia Investment Management Corp. held 2,111,618 shares on 03/31/2013 worth $27,768,000. This brought the portfolio total to 0.32%.

Sumitomo Mitsui Asset Management Company LTD held 1,102,079 shares on 03/31/2013 worth $14,492,000. This brought the portfolio total to 0.43%.

Biondo Investment Advisors LLC held 1,090,206 shares on 03/31/2013 worth $14,336,000. This brought the portfolio total to 6.3%.

BKD Wealth Advisors LLC held 1,015,799 shares on 03/31/2013 worth $13,358,000. This brought the portfolio total to 8.41%.

LS Investment Advisors LLC held 939,539 shares on 03/31/2013 worth $12,355,000. This brought the portfolio total to 1.62%.

Chemung Canal Trust Co. held 644,647 shares on 03/31/2013 worth $8,477,108. This brought the portfolio total to 1.79%.

Wood Asset Management Inc. held 556,047 shares on 03/31/2013 worth $7,312,000. This brought the portfolio total to 1.8%.

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