Top Services Stocks in BlackRock Investment’s $7.2B Portfolio, MCD, WMT, AMZN, HD, DIS, CMCSA

Wall St. Watchdog reveals information regarding BlackRock Investment Management LLC’s top holdings in the Services sector for the quarter ending September 30th, 2011. The firm held 604 stocks in the Services sector at the end of the quarter with an aggregate market value of $7.283 billion.

  • Mcdonald’s Corp. (NYSE:MCD): On 06/30/2011, BlackRock Investment Management LLC reported holding 3,974,039 shares with a market value of $335,090,967. This comprised 0.57% of the total portfolio. On 09/30/2011, BlackRock Investment Management LLC reported holding 4,141,017 shares with a market value of $363,664,112. This comprised 0.73% of the total portfolio. The net change in shares for this position over the two quarters is 166,978. About Company: McDonald’s Corporation operates and franchises fast-food restaurants worldwide. The Company’s franchised and company operated fast food restaurants offer a variety of low price fast foods in locations around the world.
  • Wal-mart Stores Inc. (NYSE:WMT): On 06/30/2011, BlackRock Investment Management LLC reported holding 5,427,467 shares with a market value of $288,415,593. This comprised 0.49% of the total portfolio. On 09/30/2011, BlackRock Investment Management LLC reported holding 5,578,556 shares with a market value of $289,527,065. This comprised 0.58% of the total portfolio. The net change in shares for this position over the two quarters is 151,089. About Company: Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. operates discount stores, supercenters, and neighborhood markets. The Company’s discount stores and supercenters offer merchandise such as apparel, housewares, small appliances, electronics, and hardware. Walmart’s markets offer a full-line supermarket and a limited assortment of general merchandise. The Company operates nationally and internationally.
  • Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN): On 06/30/2011, BlackRock Investment Management LLC reported holding 1,057,899 shares with a market value of $216,329,772. This comprised 0.37% of the total portfolio. On 09/30/2011, BlackRock Investment Management LLC reported holding 1,071,393 shares with a market value of $231,667,304. This comprised 0.46% of the total portfolio. The net change in shares for this position over the two quarters is 13,494. About Company: Amazon.com, Inc. is an online retailer that offers a wide range of products. The Company’s products include books, music, videotapes, computers, electronics, home and garden, and numerous other products. Amazon offers personalized shopping services, Web-based credit card payment, and direct shipping to customers.
  • The Home Depot Inc. (NYSE:HD): On 06/30/2011, BlackRock Investment Management LLC reported holding 5,235,183 shares with a market value of $189,618,335. This comprised 0.32% of the total portfolio. On 09/30/2011, BlackRock Investment Management LLC reported holding 5,445,492 shares with a market value of $178,993,316. This comprised 0.36% of the total portfolio. The net change in shares for this position over the two quarters is 210,309. About Company: The Home Depot, Inc. is a home improvement retailer that sells building materials and home improvement products. The Company’s sell a wide assortment of building materials, home improvement and lawn and garden products and provide a number of services. Home Depot operates throughout the U.S. (including Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands and Guam), Canada, China, and Mexico.
  • Walt Disney Co. (NYSE:DIS): On 06/30/2011, BlackRock Investment Management LLC reported holding 5,789,565 shares with a market value of $226,024,623. This comprised 0.39% of the total portfolio. On 09/30/2011, BlackRock Investment Management LLC reported holding 5,520,186 shares with a market value of $166,488,809. This comprised 0.33% of the total portfolio. The net change in shares for this position over the two quarters is -269,379. About Company: The Walt Disney Company, an entertainment company, conducts operations in media networks, studio entertainment, theme parks and resorts, consumer products, and Internet and direct marketing. The Company produces motion pictures, television programs, and musical recordings, as well as publishes books and magazines. Disney also operates ABC radio and television and theme parks.
  • Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA): On 06/30/2011, BlackRock Investment Management LLC reported holding 7,306,873 shares with a market value of $185,156,163. This comprised 0.32% of the total portfolio. On 09/30/2011, BlackRock Investment Management LLC reported holding 7,909,509 shares with a market value of $165,466,929. This comprised 0.33% of the total portfolio. The net change in shares for this position over the two quarters is 602,636. About Company: Comcast Corporation is a provider of video, high-speed Internet and phone services. The Company offers a variety of entertainment, information and communications services to residential and commercial customers. Comcast is headquartered in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
  • United Parcel Service Inc. (NYSE:UPS): On 06/30/2011, BlackRock Investment Management LLC reported holding 2,695,573 shares with a market value of $196,588,140. This comprised 0.34% of the total portfolio. On 09/30/2011, BlackRock Investment Management LLC reported holding 2,567,026 shares with a market value of $162,107,696. This comprised 0.32% of the total portfolio. The net change in shares for this position over the two quarters is -128,547. About Company: United Parcel Service, Inc.(NYSE:UPS) delivers packages and documents throughout the United States and in other countries and territories. The Company also provides global supply chain services and less-than-truckload transportation, primarily in the U.S. UPS’s business consists of integrated air and ground pick-up and delivery network
  • The Kroger Co. (NYSE:KR): On 06/30/2011, BlackRock Investment Management LLC reported holding 6,956,394 shares with a market value of $172,518,566. This comprised 0.3% of the total portfolio. On 09/30/2011, BlackRock Investment Management LLC reported holding 7,102,308 shares with a market value of $155,966,677. This comprised 0.31% of the total portfolio. The net change in shares for this position over the two quarters is 145,914. About Company: The Kroger Co. operates supermarkets and convenience stores in the United States. The Company also manufactures and processes some of the foods that its supermarkets sell.
  • Cardinal Health Inc. (NYSE:CAH): On 06/30/2011, BlackRock Investment Management LLC reported holding 3,199,391 shares with a market value of $145,316,333. This comprised 0.25% of the total portfolio. On 09/30/2011, BlackRock Investment Management LLC reported holding 3,235,950 shares with a market value of $135,521,589. This comprised 0.27% of the total portfolio. The net change in shares for this position over the two quarters is 36,559. About Company: Cardinal Health, Inc. provides complementary products and services to healthcare providers and manufacturers. The Company’s services include pharmaceutical distribution, health-care product manufacturing, distribution and consulting services, drug delivery systems development, pharmaceutical packaging, automated dispensing systems manufacturing, and retail pharmacy franchising.
  • Limited Brands Inc. (NYSE:LTD): On 06/30/2011, BlackRock Investment Management LLC reported holding 3,357,881 shares with a market value of $129,110,527. This comprised 0.22% of the total portfolio. On 09/30/2011, BlackRock Investment Management LLC reported holding 3,502,529 shares with a market value of $134,882,386. This comprised 0.27% of the total portfolio. The net change in shares for this position over the two quarters is 144,648. About Company: Limited Brands, Inc. owns and operates specialty stores throughout the United States. The Company, through its retail stores, offer a wide range of products, including women’s apparel, women’s lingerie, beauty products and accessories, personal care, and home fragrance products. The Company’s stores also offer products via the Internet.

(Note: Data regarding BlackRock Investment Management LLC’s stock holdings are sourced from whalewisdom.com. All data are assumed to be accurate.)

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