Will Facebook Home Win Over These Top Institutional Shareholders?

Thursday saw the introduction of the Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) phone, which the company is working on in cooperation with HTC.”With phones, there’s no room for a right-hand column of ads. That forced us to think about what the business looks like on mobile,” says Mark Zuckerberg, Facebook’s CEO. Facebook Home, as the company’s mobile platform is called, ingrains Facebook into the basic Android operations of the phone, kicking out one key feature – Google’s (NASDAQ:GOOG) home page web search bar, a staple on Android-based devices. This is an important bit, because Google’s primary business is its advertising, seen on its web search pages. However, the company did not seem too concerned.

These institutional firms indicated owning shares of Facebook, Inc. in Q1 2013. They reported owning a total of 1.096 million shares on 03/31/2013. The shares closed at $25.58 on 03/31/2013.

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Here are the ten largest positions in Facebook, Inc. at the end of March 31st, 2013.

Greylock XIII GP LLC held 463,832 shares on 03/31/2013 worth $11,864,000. This brought the portfolio total to 12.1%.

Shott Capital Management LLC held 413,027 shares on 03/31/2013 worth $10,565,000. This brought the portfolio total to 4.13%.

BB&T Corp. held 65,457 shares on 03/31/2013 worth $1,675,000. This brought the portfolio total to 0.07%.

First Citizens Bank & Trust Co. held 38,855 shares on 03/31/2013 worth $994,000. This brought the portfolio total to 0.03%.

B & T Capital Management D.B.A. Alpha Capital Management held 37,140 shares on 03/31/2013 worth $950,000. This brought the portfolio total to 0.9%.

Premier Asset Managment LLC held 16,652 shares on 03/31/2013 worth $425,000. This brought the portfolio total to 0.14%.

Huntington National Bank held 8,858 shares on 03/31/2013 worth $226,000. This brought the portfolio total to 0.01%.

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