Kimberly-Clark and Heinz Lead Federated Investors’s Top Consumer Goods Stock Holdings in Q3

Wall St. Watchdog reveals information regarding Federated Investors, Inc.’s top holdings in the Consumer Goods sector for the quarter ending September 30th, 2011. The firm held 156 stocks in the Consumer Goods sector at the end of the quarter with an aggregate market value of $2.358 billion.

  • Kimberly-clark Corporation (NYSE:KMB): On 06/30/2011, Federated Investors, Inc. reported holding 3,098,025 shares with a market value of $206,204,536. This comprised 1.07% of the total portfolio. On 09/30/2011, Federated Investors, Inc. reported holding 3,530,124 shares with a market value of $250,674,113. This comprised 1.48% of the total portfolio. The net change in shares for this position over the two quarters is 432,099. About Company: Kimberly-Clark Corporation is a global health and hygiene company that manufactures and provides consumer products. The Company’s products include diapers, tissues, paper towels, incontinence care products, surgical gowns, and disposable face masks. Kimberly-Clark’s products are sold in countries around the world.
  • Hj Heinz Co. (NYSE:HNZ): On 06/30/2011, Federated Investors, Inc. reported holding 4,495,166 shares with a market value of $239,502,439. This comprised 1.24% of the total portfolio. On 09/30/2011, Federated Investors, Inc. reported holding 4,758,319 shares with a market value of $240,199,941. This comprised 1.42% of the total portfolio. The net change in shares for this position over the two quarters is 263,153. About Company: H.J. Heinz Company manufactures and markets processed food products throughout the world. The Company’s principal products include ketchup, condiments and sauces, frozen food, soups, beans and pasta meals, infant nutrition and other processed food products.
  • Altria Group Inc. (NYSE:MO): On 06/30/2011, Federated Investors, Inc. reported holding 5,408,717 shares with a market value of $142,844,215. This comprised 0.74% of the total portfolio. On 09/30/2011, Federated Investors, Inc. reported holding 8,392,255 shares with a market value of $224,996,352. This comprised 1.33% of the total portfolio. The net change in shares for this position over the two quarters is 2,983,538. About Company: Altria Group, Inc. is a holding company. The Company, through subsidiaries, manufactures and sells cigarettes and other tobacco products, including cigars and pipe tobacco. Altria holds an interest in a brewery company.
  • Philip Morris International Inc. (NYSE:PM): On 06/30/2011, Federated Investors, Inc. reported holding 3,294,834 shares with a market value of $219,996,055. This comprised 1.14% of the total portfolio. On 09/30/2011, Federated Investors, Inc. reported holding 3,287,035 shares with a market value of $205,045,247. This comprised 1.21% of the total portfolio. The net change in shares for this position over the two quarters is -7,799. About Company: Philip Morris International Inc., through its subsidiaries, affiliates and their licensees, produces, sells, distributes, and markets a wide range of branded cigarettes and tobacco products in markets outside of the United States of America. The Company’s portfolio comprises both international and local brands.
  • Reynolds American Inc. (NYSE:RAI): On 06/30/2011, Federated Investors, Inc. reported holding 4,020,533 shares with a market value of $148,960,745. This comprised 0.77% of the total portfolio. On 09/30/2011, Federated Investors, Inc. reported holding 5,247,869 shares with a market value of $196,690,128. This comprised 1.16% of the total portfolio. The net change in shares for this position over the two quarters is 1,227,336. About Company: Reynolds American Inc., through its subsidiaries, manufactures tobacco and smokeless tobacco products. The Company’s subsidiary sells its products in the United States and its territories.
  • Procter & Gamble Co. (NYSE:PG): On 06/30/2011, Federated Investors, Inc. reported holding 1,601,287 shares with a market value of $101,793,814. This comprised 0.53% of the total portfolio. On 09/30/2011, Federated Investors, Inc. reported holding 2,887,796 shares with a market value of $182,450,952. This comprised 1.08% of the total portfolio. The net change in shares for this position over the two quarters is 1,286,509. About Company: The Procter & Gamble Company manufactures and markets consumer products in countries throughout the world. The Company provides products in the laundry and cleaning, paper, beauty care, food and beverage, and health care segments. Proctor & Gamble’s products are sold primarily through mass merchandisers, grocery stores, membership club stores, drug stores, and neighborhood stores.
  • Lorillard Inc. (NYSE:LO): On 06/30/2011, Federated Investors, Inc. reported holding 929,953 shares with a market value of $101,243,986. This comprised 0.52% of the total portfolio. On 09/30/2011, Federated Investors, Inc. reported holding 1,044,523 shares with a market value of $115,628,693. This comprised 0.68% of the total portfolio. The net change in shares for this position over the two quarters is 114,570. About Company: Lorillard, Inc. manufactures and sells cigarettes. The Company produces cigarettes for both the premium and discount segments of the domestic cigarette market for sale to distributors and retailers in the United States.
  • The Coca-cola Company (NYSE:KO): On 06/30/2011, Federated Investors, Inc. reported holding 1,208,508 shares with a market value of $81,320,504. This comprised 0.42% of the total portfolio. On 09/30/2011, Federated Investors, Inc. reported holding 1,261,772 shares with a market value of $85,245,313. This comprised 0.5% of the total portfolio. The net change in shares for this position over the two quarters is 53,264. About Company: The Coca-Cola Company manufactures, markets, and distributes soft drink concentrates and syrups. The Company also distributes and markets juice and juice-drink products. Coca-Cola distributes its products to retailers and wholesalers in the United States and internationally.
  • General Mills Inc. (NYSE:GIS): On 06/30/2011, Federated Investors, Inc. reported holding 409,768 shares with a market value of $15,251,565. This comprised 0.08% of the total portfolio. On 09/30/2011, Federated Investors, Inc. reported holding 2,193,761 shares with a market value of $84,437,865. This comprised 0.5% of the total portfolio. The net change in shares for this position over the two quarters is 1,783,993. About Company: General Mills, Inc. manufactures and markets branded and packaged consumer foods worldwide. The Company also supplies branded and unbranded food products to the foodservice and commercial baking industries.
  • Clarcor Inc (NYSE:CLC): On 06/30/2011, Federated Investors, Inc. reported holding 1,499,622 shares with a market value of $70,902,126. This comprised 0.37% of the total portfolio. On 09/30/2011, Federated Investors, Inc. reported holding 1,741,380 shares with a market value of $72,058,306. This comprised 0.43% of the total portfolio. The net change in shares for this position over the two quarters is 241,758. About Company: CLARCOR Inc. manufactures and distributes filtration products for engine/mobile and industrial/environmental products, as well as consumer packaging products. The Company makes filters for a variety of automotive and heavy duty applications. CLARCOR’s packaging products include a variety of custom styled containers and packaging items.

(Note: Data regarding Federated Investors, Inc.’s stock holdings are sourced from whalewisdom.com. All data are assumed to be accurate.)

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