Royal Bank of Canada’s Top Quarterly Stock Investments: TD, BNS, BMO, TRP, CNI

Wall St. Watchdog reveals information regarding Royal Bank of Canada’s top holdings for the quarter ending September 30th, 2011. The firm held 5784 stocks at the end of the quarter with an aggregate market value of $79.341 billion.

  • The Toronto-dominion Bank (NYSE:TD): On 06/30/2011, Royal Bank of Canada reported holding 78,038,455 shares with a market value of $6,625,464,949. This comprised 6.56% of the total portfolio. On 09/30/2011, Royal Bank of Canada reported holding 77,681,331 shares with a market value of $5,511,490,197. This comprised 6.95% of the total portfolio. The net change in shares for this position over the two quarters is -357,124. About Company: The Toronto-Dominion Bank conducts a general banking business through banking branches and offices located throughout Canada and overseas. The Bank and other subsidiaries offer a broad range of banking, advisory services, and discount brokerage to individuals, businesses, financial institutions, governments, and multinational corporations.
  • The Bank Of Nova Scotia (NYSE:BNS): On 06/30/2011, Royal Bank of Canada reported holding 83,346,443 shares with a market value of $5,014,955,323. This comprised 4.96% of the total portfolio. On 09/30/2011, Royal Bank of Canada reported holding 83,453,617 shares with a market value of $4,185,199,020. This comprised 5.28% of the total portfolio. The net change in shares for this position over the two quarters is 107,174. About Company: Bank of Nova Scotia provides retail, commercial, international, corporate, investment and private banking services and products.
  • Royal Bank Of Canada (NYSE:RY): On 06/30/2011, Royal Bank of Canada reported holding 63,280,462 shares with a market value of $3,608,884,671. This comprised 3.57% of the total portfolio. On 09/30/2011, Royal Bank of Canada reported holding 65,645,229 shares with a market value of $3,001,299,950. This comprised 3.78% of the total portfolio. The net change in shares for this position over the two quarters is 2,364,767. About Company: Royal Bank of Canada is a diversified financial services company. The Company provides personal and commercial banking, wealth management services, insurance, corporate and investment banking, and transaction processing services. Royal Bank offers its services to personal, business, public sector and institutional clients with operations worldwide.
  • Bank Of Montreal (NYSE:BMO): On 06/30/2011, Royal Bank of Canada reported holding 47,893,787 shares with a market value of $3,043,650,127. This comprised 3.01% of the total portfolio. On 09/30/2011, Royal Bank of Canada reported holding 48,496,130 shares with a market value of $2,708,508,787. This comprised 3.41% of the total portfolio. The net change in shares for this position over the two quarters is 602,343. About Company: Bank of Montreal, doing business as BMO Financial Group, is a Canadian chartered bank which operates throughout the world. The Bank offers commercial, corporate, governmental, international, personal banking, and trust services. Bank of Montreal also offers full brokerage, underwriting, investment, and advisory services.
  • Canadian Imperial Bank Of Commerce (NYSE:CM): On 06/30/2011, Royal Bank of Canada reported holding 33,522,995 shares with a market value of $2,647,310,956. This comprised 2.62% of the total portfolio. On 09/30/2011, Royal Bank of Canada reported holding 34,759,325 shares with a market value of $2,426,896,061. This comprised 3.06% of the total portfolio. The net change in shares for this position over the two quarters is 1,236,330. About Company: Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce provides banking and financial services to consumers, individuals, and corporate clients in Canada and around the world.
  • Transcanada Corp. (NYSE:TRP): On 06/30/2011, Royal Bank of Canada reported holding 53,398,109 shares with a market value of $2,340,973,107. This comprised 2.32% of the total portfolio. On 09/30/2011, Royal Bank of Canada reported holding 55,772,436 shares with a market value of $2,258,226,027. This comprised 2.85% of the total portfolio. The net change in shares for this position over the two quarters is 2,374,327. About Company: TransCanada Corporation is the parent company of TransCanada PipeLines Limited. The Company is focused on natural gas transmission and power services. TransCanada’s network of pipeline transports the majority of Western Canada’s natural gas production to markets in Canada and the United States. The Company also has interests in power plants in Canada and the United States.
  • Enbridge Inc. (NYSE:ENB): On 06/30/2011, Royal Bank of Canada reported holding 71,732,310 shares with a market value of $2,328,430,717. This comprised 2.3% of the total portfolio. On 09/30/2011, Royal Bank of Canada reported holding 70,408,250 shares with a market value of $2,248,135,444. This comprised 2.83% of the total portfolio. The net change in shares for this position over the two quarters is -1,324,060. About Company: Enbridge Inc. provides energy transportation, distribution, and related services in North America and internationally. The Company operates a crude oil and liquids pipeline system, is involved in international energy projects, and is involved in natural gas transmission and midstream businesses. Enbridge also distributes natural gas and electricity, and provides retail energy products.
  • Canadian National Railway Company (NYSE:CNI): On 06/30/2011, Royal Bank of Canada reported holding 26,884,892 shares with a market value of $2,148,102,912. This comprised 2.13% of the total portfolio. On 09/30/2011, Royal Bank of Canada reported holding 25,757,264 shares with a market value of $1,714,918,684. This comprised 2.16% of the total portfolio. The net change in shares for this position over the two quarters is -1,127,628. About Company: Canadian National Railway Company operates a network of track in Canada and the United States. The Company transports forest products, grain and grain products, coal, sulfur, and fertilizers, intermodal, and automotive products. Canadian National operates a fleet of locomotives and railcars.
  • Bce Inc. (NYSE:BCE): On 06/30/2011, Royal Bank of Canada reported holding 44,116,936 shares with a market value of $1,733,354,456. This comprised 1.71% of the total portfolio. On 09/30/2011, Royal Bank of Canada reported holding 45,313,705 shares with a market value of $1,697,451,348. This comprised 2.14% of the total portfolio. The net change in shares for this position over the two quarters is 1,196,769. About Company: BCE Inc., provides a full range of communication services to residential and business customers in Canada. The Company’s services includes local, long distance and wireless phone services, high speed and wireless Internet access, IP-broadband services, value-added business solutions and direct-to-home satellite and VDSL television services.
  • Barrick Gold Corporation (NYSE:ABX): On 06/30/2011, Royal Bank of Canada reported holding 33,202,685 shares with a market value of $1,503,749,634. This comprised 1.49% of the total portfolio. On 09/30/2011, Royal Bank of Canada reported holding 34,483,993 shares with a market value of $1,608,678,326. This comprised 2.03% of the total portfolio. The net change in shares for this position over the two quarters is 1,281,308. About Company: Barrick Gold Corporation is an international gold company with operating mines and development projects in the United States, Canada, South America, Australia, and Africa.

(Note: Data regarding Royal Bank of Canada’s stock holdings are sourced from whalewisdom.com. All data are assumed to be accurate.)

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