Will Aruba Networks’s Top Institutional Shareholders Buy More After Earnings?

For the year-to-date, Aruba Networks, Inc.’s (NASDAQ:ARUN) shares are up 2.35 percent. On Friday, Cowen said that the company reported strong Q4 results and is still in a good position to appreciate thanks to its strength in key metrics, the potential from positive WLAN investment, increased traction from its software addressing network management, and management guidance.

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The company has an “Outperform” rating on the shares.

From the company’s strong quarterly results and positive analyst report, will it largest shareholders increase their holdings? 281 institutional firms indicated owning shares of Aruba Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ:ARUN) in Q2 2012. These firms reported owning a total of 128.867 million shares on 06/30/2012. The shares closed at $15.05 on 06/30/2012.

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

Price T Rowe Associates Inc /MD/ held 15,024,129 shares on 06/30/2012 worth $226,113,144. This brought the portfolio total to 0.07%.

Artisan Partners Limited Partnership held 7,925,400 shares on 06/30/2012 worth $119,277,272. This brought the portfolio total to 0.34%.

Blair William & Co/IL held 6,462,076 shares on 06/30/2012 worth $97,254,245. This brought the portfolio total to 0.47%.

TCW Group Inc held 6,073,554 shares on 06/30/2012 worth $91,406,989. This brought the portfolio total to 0.46%.

Wellington Management Co LLP held 5,810,090 shares on 06/30/2012 worth $87,441,856. This brought the portfolio total to 0.03%.

Vanguard Group Inc held 5,809,112 shares on 06/30/2012 worth $87,427,137. This brought the portfolio total to 0.01%.

JPMorgan Chase & Co held 5,285,677 shares on 06/30/2012 worth $79,549,440. This brought the portfolio total to 0.03%.

Waddell & Reed Financial Inc held 4,039,010 shares on 06/30/2012 worth $60,787,101. This brought the portfolio total to 0.15%.

Jefferies Group Inc /DE/ held 3,330,000 shares on 06/30/2012 worth $50,117,000. This brought the portfolio total to 0.37%.

FMR LLC held 3,327,944 shares on 06/30/2012 worth $50,085,558. This brought the portfolio total to 0.01%.

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