Will Netflix’s Offering Of Senior Notes Due In 2021 Excite These Top Institutional Shareholders?

Netflix Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX) announced an offering of $400 million senior notes due 2021, with terms to be determined by negotiations between the company and initial purchasers. Of that, $225 million will go to retiring the outstanding 8.5% senior notes which are due 2017, including expenses thereon. The rest will go towards general corporate purposes.

Will Netflix, Inc.’s shareholders increase their holdings? They reported owning a total of 1.737 million shares on 12/31/2012. The shares closed at $92.59 on 12/31/2012.

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

Capstone Investment Advisors LLC. held 442,900 shares on 12/31/2012 worth $41,092,000. This brought the portfolio total to 0.31%.

AllianceBernstein L.P. held 339,283 shares on 12/31/2012 worth $31,414,212. This brought the portfolio total to 0.04%.

Capstone Investment Advisors LLC. held 221,900 shares on 12/31/2012 worth $20,587,000. This brought the portfolio total to 0.15%.

State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund A held 197,500 shares on 12/31/2012 worth $18,286,524. This brought the portfolio total to 0.1%.

California Public Employees Retirement System held 134,193 shares on 12/31/2012 worth $12,424,929. This brought the portfolio total to 0.03%.

Mizuho Trust & Banking Co. Ltd. held 85,230 shares on 12/31/2012 worth $7,891,445. This brought the portfolio total to 0.03%.

Chevy Chase Trust Holdings Inc. held 39,562 shares on 12/31/2012 worth $3,663,045. This brought the portfolio total to 0.03%.

Metropolitan Life Insurance Co./NY held 38,469 shares on 12/31/2012 worth $3,561,845. This brought the portfolio total to 0.03%.

Texas Permanent School Fund held 30,722 shares on 12/31/2012 worth $2,844,550. This brought the portfolio total to 0.03%.

IBM Retirement Fund held 27,881 shares on 12/31/2012 worth $2,581,502. This brought the portfolio total to 0.04%.

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