Will CVS Caremark’s Colossal Shareholders Buy Into the Site Redesign?

For the year-to-date, CVS Caremark Corporation’s (NYSE:CVS) shares are up 12.21 percent. On Thursday,  the company launched a new CVS.com website. It will offer shoppers a “highly personalized pharmacy and retail experience” according to its news release. The site will extend access to the company’s in-store pharmacy services to homes and mobile devices to make managing, refilling and picking up medication easier and more convenient.

With the new enhanced website, will CVS Caremark’s largest shareholders increase their holdings? 1075 institutional firms indicated owning shares of CVS Caremark Corporation (NYSE:CVS) in Q1 2012. These firms reported owning a total of 1.082 billion shares on 03/31/2012. The shares closed at $44.63 on 03/31/2012.

Here are the ten largest positions in CVS Caremark Corporation at the end of March 31st, 2012.

Davis Selected Advisers held 66,900,524 shares on 03/31/2012 worth $2,997,143,424. This brought the portfolio total to 6.24%.

Vanguard Group Inc held 52,704,881 shares on 03/31/2012 worth $2,361,178,629. This brought the portfolio total to 0.32%.

State Street Corp held 51,823,235 shares on 03/31/2012 worth $2,321,680,888. This brought the portfolio total to 0.36%.

Fmr LLC held 49,689,793 shares on 03/31/2012 worth $2,226,102,688. This brought the portfolio total to 0.4%.

Franklin Resources Inc held 40,016,592 shares on 03/31/2012 worth $1,792,743,291. This brought the portfolio total to 1.18%.

Blackrock Institutional Trust Company N.A. held 34,538,963 shares on 03/31/2012 worth $1,547,345,516. This brought the portfolio total to 0.36%.

Wellington Management Co LLP held 31,345,868 shares on 03/31/2012 worth $1,404,294,862. This brought the portfolio total to 0.49%.

Capital World Investors held 28,556,000 shares on 03/31/2012 worth $1,279,308,778. This brought the portfolio total to 0.45%.

Capital Research Global Investors held 28,290,000 shares on 03/31/2012 worth $1,267,391,978. This brought the portfolio total to 0.54%.

Aberdeen Asset Management PLC/UK held 19,881,918 shares on 03/31/2012 worth $890,709,911. This brought the portfolio total to 3.51%.

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