Will Ford’s Actions In China Be Enough For These Top Institutional Shareholders?

FordMotors(NYSE:F): Ford has increased its ownership in China’s Jiangling Motors, andnow commandsa 31.5 percent stake in the company. Ford, which has arrived a little later in the game than other global rivals, is focusing its attention on catching up in the Chinese auto market, one of the largest opportunities in the industry. The company has expressed interest in pushing its stake to 32 percent, which is the ceiling imposed by the securities regulators. Jiangling sales rose 7.1 percent for the first quarter of this year, over the 2.5 percent industry growth for the same timeframe.

These institutional firms indicated owning shares of Ford Motor Co.in Q1 2013. They reported owning a total of 212.924 million shares on 03/31/2013. The shares closed at $13.15 on 03/31/2013.

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Here are the ten largest positions in Ford Motor Co. at the end of March 31st, 2013.

Vanguard Group Inc. held 172,157,358 shares on 03/31/2013 worth $2,263,869,192. This brought the portfolio total to 0.25%.

Hexavest Inc. held 6,031,978 shares on 03/31/2013 worth $79,321,000. This brought the portfolio total to 1.44%.

Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC held 4,040,397 shares on 03/31/2013 worth $53,131,219. This brought the portfolio total to 0.17%.

James Investment Research Inc. held 3,091,332 shares on 03/31/2013 worth $40,651,000. This brought the portfolio total to 1.57%.

Chevy Chase Trust Holdings Inc. held 2,753,765 shares on 03/31/2013 worth $36,212,009. This brought the portfolio total to 0.33%.

British Columbia Investment Management Corp. held 2,111,618 shares on 03/31/2013 worth $27,768,000. This brought the portfolio total to 0.32%.

Employees Retirement System of Texas held 1,514,500 shares on 03/31/2013 worth $19,915,674. This brought the portfolio total to 0.27%.

St. Germain Investment Co Inc. held 1,247,334 shares on 03/31/2013 worth $16,402,442. This brought the portfolio total to 2.6%.

ExxonMobil Investment Management Inc.held 1,173,176 shares on 03/31/2013 worth $15,427,264. This brought the portfolio total to 0.37%.

Commonwealth Equity Services Inc. held 1,147,320 shares on 03/31/2013 worth $15,087,258. This brought the portfolio total to 0.28%.

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