Goldman Sachs’ News Conglomerate Share Positions Change: GE, DHR, TXT, UTX, MMM, CBE, CLX, PPG, CR, HW,

Wall St. Watchdog reveals information regarding Goldman Sachs Group’s top holdings in the Conglomerates sector for the quarter ending September 30th, 2011. The firm held 29 stocks in the Conglomerates sector at the end of the quarter with an aggregate market value of $1.626 billion.

  • General Electric Co. (NYSE:GE): On 06/30/2011 reported holding 71,816,651 shares with a market value of $1,354,462,082. This comprised 0.89% of the total portfolio. On 09/30/2011 reported holding 70,826,061 shares with a market value of $1,077,972,667. This comprised 0.84% of the total portfolio. The net change in shares for this position over the two quarters is -990,590. About Company: General Electric Company is a diversified technology, media and financial services company. The Company offers products and services ranging from aircraft engines, power generation, and water processing technology to medical imaging, business and consumer financing, media content and industrial products. General Electric conducts operations globally.
  • Danaher Corp. (NYSE:DHR): On 06/30/2011 reported holding 2,802,972 shares with a market value of $148,529,491. This comprised 0.1% of the total portfolio. On 09/30/2011 reported holding 2,839,734 shares with a market value of $119,098,440. This comprised 0.09% of the total portfolio. The net change in shares for this position over the two quarters is 36,762. About Company: Danaher Corporation designs, manufactures, and markets professional instrumentation, medical technologies, industrial technologies, and tools and components.
  • Textron Inc. (NYSE:TXT): On 06/30/2011 reported holding 6,694,559 shares with a market value of $158,058,542. This comprised 0.1% of the total portfolio. On 09/30/2011 reported holding 6,476,388 shares with a market value of $114,243,480. This comprised 0.09% of the total portfolio. The net change in shares for this position over the two quarters is -218,171. About Company: Textron Inc. is a global, multi-industry company with operations in aircraft, defense, industrial products, and finance. The Company’s products include airplanes, helicopters, weapons, and automotive products. Textron’s finance division offers asset based lending, aviation, distribution, golf, and resort finance, as well as structured capital.
  • United Technologies Corp. (NYSE:UTX): On 06/30/2011 reported holding 1,740,759 shares with a market value of $154,074,583. This comprised 0.1% of the total portfolio. On 09/30/2011 reported holding 1,365,399 shares with a market value of $96,069,474. This comprised 0.07% of the total portfolio. The net change in shares for this position over the two quarters is -375,360. About Company: United Technologies Corporation provides technology products and support services to customers in the aerospace and building industries worldwide. The Company’s products include aircraft engines, elevators and escalators, heating and air conditioning equipment, helicopters, aerospace systems, fuel cell systems, and fire and safety equipment.
  • 3m Co. (NYSE:MMM): On 06/30/2011 reported holding 1,410,517 shares with a market value of $133,787,535. This comprised 0.09% of the total portfolio. On 09/30/2011 reported holding 1,327,671 shares with a market value of $95,313,502. This comprised 0.07% of the total portfolio. The net change in shares for this position over the two quarters is -82,846. About Company: 3M Co. conducts operations in electronics, telecommunications, industrial, consumer and office, health care, safety, and other markets. The Company’s businesses share technologies, manufacturing operations, brands, marketing channels, and other resources. 3M serves customers in countries located around the world.
  • Cooper Industries Plc (NYSE:CBE): On 06/30/2011 reported holding 1,817,983 shares with a market value of $108,479,042. This comprised 0.07% of the total portfolio. On 09/30/2011 reported holding 1,753,602 shares with a market value of $80,876,122. This comprised 0.06% of the total portfolio. The net change in shares for this position over the two quarters is -64,381. About Company: Cooper Industries PLC is a global, diversified electrical products and tools manufacturer. The Company’s products include electrical distribution equipment, wiring devices, support systems, hazardous duty electrical equipment, lighting fixtures, emergency lighting, fuses, nonpower hand tools and industrial power tools.
  • Clorox Corporation (NYSE:CLX): On 06/30/2011 reported holding 339,289 shares with a market value of $22,881,651. This comprised 0.02% of the total portfolio. On 09/30/2011 reported holding 324,891 shares with a market value of $21,550,021. This comprised 0.02% of the total portfolio. The net change in shares for this position over the two quarters is -14,398. About Company: The Clorox Company produces and markets non-durable consumer products sold primarily through grocery and other retail stores. The Company’s principal products include household cleaning and bleach products, charcoal, cat litter, automotive care products, dressings, and trash bags. Clorox markets its products in the United States and other countries around the world.
  • Ppg Industries Inc. (NYSE:PPG): On 06/30/2011 reported holding 342,922 shares with a market value of $31,133,889. This comprised 0.02% of the total portfolio. On 09/30/2011 reported holding 251,017 shares with a market value of $17,736,862. This comprised 0.01% of the total portfolio. The net change in shares for this position over the two quarters is -91,905. About Company: PPG Industries, Inc. supplies products for the manufacturing, construction, automotive, chemical processing, and other industries worldwide. The Company makes protective and decorative coatings, flat glass, fabricated glass products, continuous-strand fiber glass products, and industrial and specialty chemicals.
  • Crane Co. (NYSE:CR): On 06/30/2011 reported holding 51,491 shares with a market value of $2,544,170. This comprised 0% of the total portfolio. On 09/30/2011 reported holding 45,973 shares with a market value of $1,640,776. This comprised 0% of the total portfolio. The net change in shares for this position over the two quarters is -5,518. About Company: Crane Co. manufactures engineered industrial products. The Company’s products include vending machines, airplane braking devices, pumps, valves, and other industrial goods. Crane serves the aerospace manufacturing, power generation, hydrocarbon processing, commercial and residential building, plumbing, and food and beverage production industries.
  • Headwaters Inc. (NYSE:HW): On 06/30/2011 reported holding 235,518 shares with a market value of $737,171. This comprised 0% of the total portfolio. On 09/30/2011 reported holding 504,891 shares with a market value of $727,043. This comprised 0% of the total portfolio. The net change in shares for this position over the two quarters is 269,373. About Company: Headwaters Incorporated develops and deploys alternative fuel and related technologies. The Company converts fossil fuels such as coal and heavy oils to alternative energy products while improving energy efficiency and the environment. Headwaters also acquires and expands synergistic new business opportunities.

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

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