Oracle: Top Institutional Shareholders Report New Positions

1072 institutional firms indicated owning shares of Oracle Corp. (NASDAQ:ORCL) in both Q2 2011 and Q3 2011. These firms reported owning a total of 2.97 billion shares on 06/30/2011 and 2.823 billion shares on 09/30/2011. The shares closed at $32.79 on 06/30/2011 and $28.68 on 09/30/2011, for an aggregate market value of $97.382 billion and $80.963 billion, respectively.

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

  • VANGUARD GROUP INC held 152,965,706 shares on 06/30/2011 which were worth $5,015,745,500. On 09/30/2011 the firm held 158,151,804 shares worth $4,535,793,739. This represented an increase of 5,186,098 shares or $479,951,761.
  • STATE STREET CORP held 146,227,278 shares on 06/30/2011 which were worth $4,794,792,446. On 09/30/2011 the firm held 145,727,798 shares worth $4,179,473,247. This represented a reduction of 499,480 shares or $615,319,199.
  • CAPITAL RESEARCH GLOBAL INVESTORS held 163,658,500 shares on 06/30/2011 which were worth $5,366,362,215. On 09/30/2011 the firm held 140,026,000 shares worth $4,015,945,680. This represented a reduction of 23,632,500 shares or $1,350,416,535.
  • FMR LLC held 138,645,377 shares on 06/30/2011 which were worth $4,546,181,912. On 09/30/2011 the firm held 123,974,072 shares worth $3,555,576,385. This represented a reduction of 14,671,305 shares or $990,605,527.
  • CAPITAL WORLD INVESTORS held 91,045,137 shares on 06/30/2011 which were worth $2,985,370,042. On 09/30/2011 the firm held 110,906,137 shares worth $3,180,788,009. This represented an increase of 19,861,000 shares or $195,417,967.
  • BLACKROCK INSTITUTIONAL TRUST COMPANY, N.A. held 98,611,225 shares on 06/30/2011 which were worth $3,233,462,068. On 09/30/2011 the firm held 94,414,245 shares worth $2,707,800,547. This represented a reduction of 4,196,980 shares or $525,661,521.
  • WELLINGTON MANAGEMENT CO LLP held 88,327,149 shares on 06/30/2011 which were worth $2,896,247,216. On 09/30/2011 the firm held 91,624,532 shares worth $2,627,791,578. This represented an increase of 3,297,383 shares or $268,455,638.
  • MASSACHUSETTS FINANCIAL SERVICES CO /MA/ held 73,802,564 shares on 06/30/2011 which were worth $2,419,986,074. On 09/30/2011 the firm held 80,376,817 shares worth $2,305,207,112. This represented an increase of 6,574,253 shares or $114,778,962.
  • BANK OF NEW YORK MELLON CORP held 70,869,621 shares on 06/30/2011 which were worth $2,323,814,873. On 09/30/2011 the firm held 70,722,380 shares worth $2,028,317,858. This represented a reduction of 147,241 shares or $295,497,014.
  • INVESCO LTD. held 64,895,594 shares on 06/30/2011 which were worth $2,127,926,527. On 09/30/2011 the firm held 59,900,376 shares worth $1,717,942,784. This represented a reduction of 4,995,218 shares or $409,983,744.

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.

Competitors to Watch: Intl. Business Machines Corp. (NYSE:IBM), Hewlett-Packard Company (NYSE:HPQ), Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT), SAP AG (NYSE:SAP), Intel Corporation (NASDAQ:INTC), Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL), Red Hat, Inc. (NYSE:RHT), EMC Corporation (NYSE:EMC), CA, Inc. (NASDAQ:CA), and Adobe Systems Incorporated (NASDAQ:ADBE).

(Note: Data regarding Oracle Corp.’s institutional shareholders are sourced from whalewisdom.com. All data are assumed to be accurate.)

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