Will Dunkin’s Expansion in So Cal Elate These Top Institutional Shareholders?

Dunkin’ Brands Group Inc. (NASDAQ:DNKN) announced plans to expand in Southern California as they execute their long-term goal of establishing over 15,000 restaurants across the United States. The company is recruiting franchisees in the Los Angeles, Riverside, San Diego, San Bernardino, Ventura and Orange counties, expecting these outlets to be open for business during 2015. During 2012, Dunkin Donuts opened 291 new locations in the United States at a growth rate of 4%.

Will Dunkin’ Brands Group Inc.‘s shareholders increase their holdings? They reported owning a total of 57,520 shares on 12/31/2012. The shares closed at $33.18 on 12/31/2012.

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Here are the ten largest positions in Dunkin’ Brands Group Inc at the end of December 31st, 2012.

Grassi Investment Management LLC. held 18,000 shares on 12/31/2012 worth $597,240. This brought the portfolio total to 0.19%.

ChesleY Taft & Associates LLC./IL held 15,650 shares on 12/31/2012 worth $519,267. This brought the portfolio total to 0.07%.

Stifel Nicolaus & Co. Inc. \MO held 7,302 shares on 12/31/2012 worth $242,280. This brought the portfolio total to 0.01%.

Boyd Watterson Asset Management LLC./OH held 7,232 shares on 12/31/2012 worth $239,958. This brought the portfolio total to 0.13%.

First Citizens Bank & Trust Co. held 6,570 shares on 12/31/2012 worth $217,993. This brought the portfolio total to 0.01%.

Obermeyer Asset Management Co. held 1,075 shares on 12/31/2012 worth $35,669. This brought the portfolio total to 0.01%.

Sei Trust Co. held 986 shares on 12/31/2012 worth $32,715. This brought the portfolio total to 0.0%.

Ledyard National Bank held 675 shares on 12/31/2012 worth $22,397. This brought the portfolio total to 0.01%.

Trust Co. of Vermont held 30 shares on 12/31/2012 worth $995. This brought the portfolio total to 0.0%.

Tompkins Financial Corp. held 0 shares on 12/31/2012 worth $0. This brought the portfolio total to %.

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