Institutional Traders are Moving These Stocks in the Technology Sector

Wall St. Watchdog reveals information about institutional trading in the Technology sector. The higher the ratio of net trades to total shares outstanding, the greater the influence of institutional trading on a particular company’s stock price. Institutional investors are trading these Technology stocks now:

  • Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL): Institutional investors bought 38,359,570 shares and sold 34,813,450 shares, for a net of 3,546,120 shares. This net represents 0.39% of common shares outstanding. The number of shares outstanding is 909,461,000. The shares recently traded at $383.58 and the company’s market capitalization is $355,613,500,000.00. About the 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.
  • Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT): Institutional investors bought 404,779,530 shares and sold 398,415,880 shares, for a net of 6,363,650 shares. This net represents 0.07% of common shares outstanding. The number of shares outstanding is 8,490,000,000. The shares recently traded at $25.25 and the company’s market capitalization is $211,551,200,000.00. About the 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.
  • International Business Machines Corp. (NYSE:IBM): Institutional investors bought 25,498,250 shares and sold 50,723,770 shares, for a net of -25,225,520 shares. This net represents 1.99% of common shares outstanding. The number of shares outstanding is 1,268,789,200. The shares recently traded at $169.14 and the company’s market capitalization is $202,000,200,000.00. About the company: International Business Machines Corporation (NYSE:IBM) 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.
  • Google Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG): Institutional investors bought 20,337,760 shares and sold 20,911,400 shares, for a net of -573,640 shares. This net represents 0.18% of common shares outstanding. The number of shares outstanding is 318,702,000. The shares recently traded at $526.86 and the company’s market capitalization is $170,116,600,000.00. About the 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 Corporation (NASDAQ:ORCL): Institutional investors bought 205,662,720 shares and sold 179,609,540 shares, for a net of 26,053,180 shares. This net represents 0.52% of common shares outstanding. The number of shares outstanding is 5,048,000,000. The shares recently traded at $26.65 and the company’s market capitalization is $134,996,000,000.00. About the 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.
  • Intel Corporation (NASDAQ:INTC): Institutional investors bought 314,942,250 shares and sold 264,082,820 shares, for a net of 50,859,430 shares. This net represents 0.92% of common shares outstanding. The number of shares outstanding is 5,555,000,000. The shares recently traded at $19.77 and the company’s market capitalization is $103,812,300,000.00. About the 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.
  • Siemens AG (ADR) (NYSE:SI): Institutional investors bought 2,319,590 shares and sold 3,425,870 shares, for a net of -1,106,280 shares. This net represents 0.13% of common shares outstanding. The number of shares outstanding is 868,244,000. The shares recently traded at $100.63 and the company’s market capitalization is $90,634,385,755.64. About the company: Siemens AG manufactures a wide range of industrial and consumer products. The Company builds locomotives, traffic control systems, automotive electronics, and engineers electrical power plants. Siemens also provides public and private communications networks, computers, building control systems, medical equipment, and electrical components. The Company operates worldwide.
  • Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO): Institutional investors bought 503,519,100 shares and sold 503,326,060 shares, for a net of 193,040 shares. This net represents 0.00% of common shares outstanding. The number of shares outstanding is 5,529,000,000. The shares recently traded at $15.32 and the company’s market capitalization is $84,262,840,000.00. About the 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, Inc. (NASDAQ:QCOM): Institutional investors bought 87,862,080 shares and sold 74,113,900 shares, for a net of 13,748,180 shares. This net represents 0.84% of common shares outstanding. The number of shares outstanding is 1,643,000,000. The shares recently traded at $48.94 and the company’s market capitalization is $82,206,450,000.00. About the 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.
  • SAP AG (ADR) (NYSE:SAP): Institutional investors bought 3,703,010 shares and sold 3,031,410 shares, for a net of 671,600 shares. This net represents 0.06% of common shares outstanding. The number of shares outstanding is 1,188,000,000. The shares recently traded at $52.60 and the company’s market capitalization is $64,054,184,317.69. About the company: SAP AG is a multinational software company. The Company develops business software, including e-business and enterprise management software, consults on organizational usage of its applications software, and provides training services. SAP markets its products and services worldwide.

(Note: Selected financial data are sourced from screener.co.  All data are assumed to be accurate.)

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