Green Mountain Coffee Roasters: Top Institutional Investor Support

268 institutional firms indicated owning shares of Green Mountain Coffee Roasters Inc. (NASDAQ:GMCR) in both Q2 2011 and Q3 2011. These firms reported owning a total of 111.279 million shares on 06/30/2011 and 109.222 million shares on 09/30/2011. The shares closed at $89.26 on 06/30/2011 and $92.94 on 09/30/2011, for an aggregate market value of $9.933 billion and $10.151 billion, respectively.

Wall St. Watchdog reveals information on the ten largest positions at the end of September 30th, 2011.

  • FMR LLC held 19,103,161 shares on 06/30/2011 which were worth $1,705,148,151. On 09/30/2011 the firm held 19,325,062 shares worth $1,796,071,262. This represented an increase of 221,901 shares or $90,923,111.
  • WELLINGTON MANAGEMENT CO LLP held 13,271,587 shares on 06/30/2011 which were worth $1,184,621,856. On 09/30/2011 the firm held 10,941,096 shares worth $1,016,865,462. This represented a reduction of 2,330,491 shares or $167,756,393.
  • VANGUARD GROUP INC held 5,105,571 shares on 06/30/2011 which were worth $455,723,267. On 09/30/2011 the firm held 5,253,879 shares worth $488,295,514. This represented an increase of 148,308 shares or $32,572,247.
  • AMERIPRISE FINANCIAL INC held 2,033,542 shares on 06/30/2011 which were worth $181,513,959. On 09/30/2011 the firm held 5,227,965 shares worth $485,887,067. This represented an increase of 3,194,423 shares or $304,373,108.
  • JENNISON ASSOCIATES LLC held 2,208,470 shares on 06/30/2011 which were worth $197,128,032. On 09/30/2011 the firm held 4,580,385 shares worth $425,700,982. This represented an increase of 2,371,915 shares or $228,572,950.
  • COATUE MANAGEMENT LLC held 4,295,604 shares on 06/30/2011 which were worth $383,425,613. On 09/30/2011 the firm held 4,225,683 shares worth $392,734,978. This represented a reduction of 69,921 shares or $9,309,365.
  • STATE STREET CORP held 3,575,267 shares on 06/30/2011 which were worth $319,128,332. On 09/30/2011 the firm held 3,248,995 shares worth $301,961,595. This represented a reduction of 326,272 shares or $17,166,737.
  • MARSICO CAPITAL MANAGEMENT LLC held 2,591,889 shares on 06/30/2011 which were worth $231,352,012. On 09/30/2011 the firm held 3,097,125 shares worth $287,846,798. This represented an increase of 505,236 shares or $56,494,785.
  • WINSLOW CAPITAL MANAGEMENT INC /MN held 3,459,354 shares on 06/30/2011 which were worth $308,781,938. On 09/30/2011 the firm held 3,004,352 shares worth $279,224,475. This represented a reduction of 455,002 shares or $29,557,463.
  • BLACKROCK INSTITUTIONAL TRUST COMPANY, N.A. held 2,864,363 shares on 06/30/2011 which were worth $255,673,041. On 09/30/2011 the firm held 2,871,813 shares worth $266,906,300. This represented an increase of 7,450 shares or $11,233,259.

About the company: Green Mountain Coffee Roasters, Inc. roasts Arabica coffees and offers various coffee selections. The Company’s products include single-origin, estate, certified organic, Fair Trade, signature blends, and flavored coffees sold under the Green Mountain Coffee Roasters brand. Green Mountain serves offices, supermarkets, and convenience stores, and operates a direct mail business.

Competitors to Watch: Farmer Brothers Co. (NASDAQ:FARM), Peet’s Coffee & Tea, Inc. (NASDAQ:PEET), Coffee Holding Co., Inc. (NASDAQ:JVA), Starbucks Corporation (NASDAQ:SBUX), The J.M. Smucker Company (NYSE:SJM), Sara Lee Corp. (NYSE:SLE) and Kraft Foods Inc. (NYSE:KFT).

(Note: Data regarding Green Mountain Coffee Roasters Inc.’s institutional shareholders are sourced from whalewisdom.com. All data are assumed to be accurate.)

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