Will Dell’s Plans to Make Itself Private be a Hit With These Top Institutional Shareholders?

Dell Inc.’s (NASDAQ:DELL) shareholders can expect to receive from $13-$14 per share in the impending buyout that will make the company private. This was the latest price being negotiated as of Sunday, according to sources familiar with the developments.

Will  Dell Inc.’s shareholders decrease their holdings? They reported owning a total of 211.558 million shares on 12/31/2012. The shares closed at $10.14 on 12/31/2012.

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Here are the ten largest positions in Dell Inc. at the end of December 31st, 2012.

Vanguard Group Inc. held 63,098,665 shares on 12/31/2012 worth $639,820,485. This brought the portfolio total to 0.08%.

Bank of New York Mellon Corp. held 18,760,153 shares on 12/31/2012 worth $190,227,958. This brought the portfolio total to 0.07%.

Yacktman Asset Management L.P. held 14,912,159 shares on 12/31/2012 worth $151,209,297. This brought the portfolio total to 0.91%.

Schroder Investment Management Group held 14,050,626 shares on 12/31/2012 worth $142,473,352. This brought the portfolio total to 0.02%.

Mackenzie Financial Corp. held 11,432,670 shares on 12/31/2012 worth $115,927,278. This brought the portfolio total to 0.54%.

American International Group Inc. held 11,002,250 shares on 12/31/2012 worth $111,562,819. This brought the portfolio total to 0.83%.

California Public Employees Retirement System held 5,228,837 shares on 12/31/2012 worth $53,020,409. This brought the portfolio total to 0.12%.

Canada Pension Plan Investment Board held 4,883,452 shares on 12/31/2012 worth $49,518,205. This brought the portfolio total to 0.31%.

Hexavest Inc. held 4,704,773 shares on 12/31/2012 worth $47,706,400. This brought the portfolio total to 0.92%.

Equity Investment Corp./GA held 4,305,933 shares on 12/31/2012 worth $43,662,162. This brought the portfolio total to 1.87%.

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