Will Apple’s BIGGEST Shareholders Buy MORE After Stock Hit RECORD?

So for in 2012,  Apple Inc.’s (NASDAQ:AAPL) shares are up 64.52 percent. On Monday, the company became the most valuable company ever thanks to its market value reaching $623.14 billion. This moved past Microsoft Corp (NASDAQ:MSFT) who topped $620.58 in 1999. Many analysts remain bullish on the stock ahead of the highly anticipated holiday season. New product catalysts such as the iPad Mini and iPhone 5 are slated to give the tech giant its a continued boost.

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The company’s shares jumped on the news of a record market cap being set and follows this month’s continuing rise on high expectations for the company’s September 12 rollout of its new iPhone.

With its rec0rd market value and increasing share price, will Microsoft’s largest shareholders increase their holdings? 2062 institutional firms indicated owning shares of Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) in Q2 2012. These firms reported owning a total of 748.286 million shares on 06/30/2012. The shares closed at $581.50 on 06/30/2012.

Here are the ten largest positions in Apple Inc. at the end of June 30th, 2012.

FMR LLC held 46,967,215 shares on 06/30/2012 worth $27,428,853,560. This brought the portfolio total to 5.3%.

Vanguard Group Inc held 40,121,036 shares on 06/30/2012 worth $23,430,685,024. This brought the portfolio total to 3.2%.

State Street Corp held 35,647,959 shares on 06/30/2012 worth $20,818,408,056. This brought the portfolio total to 3.3%.

Blackrock Institutional Trust Company N.A. held 24,312,430 shares on 06/30/2012 worth $14,198,459,120. This brought the portfolio total to 3.39%.

Price T Rowe Associates Inc /MD/ held 23,665,149 shares on 06/30/2012 worth $13,820,447,016. This brought the portfolio total to 4.33%.

Susquehanna International Group LLP held 16,580,900 shares on 06/30/2012 worth $9,683,246. This brought the portfolio total to 0.03%.

JPMorgan Chase & Co held 15,765,919 shares on 06/30/2012 worth $9,207,296,696. This brought the portfolio total to 3.52%.

Susquehanna International Group LLP held 15,277,500 shares on 06/30/2012 worth $8,922,061. This brought the portfolio total to 0.03%.

Invesco ltd. held 14,417,460 shares on 06/30/2012 worth $8,419,796,640. This brought the portfolio total to 4.61%.

JPMorgan Chase & Co held 13,659,759 shares on 06/30/2012 worth $7,977,300,000. This brought the portfolio total to 3.05%.

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