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Who Holds The Most Apple Stock?


Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) is scheduled to report its second quarter results on Monday after market close.

Vanguard Group is the largest institutional shareholder, holding nearly $43.9 billion worth of stock. Notable activist investor Carl Icahn holds nearly $6.97 billion worth of stock, so it shouldn't come as a surprise why he continues to push the company to implement large scale share buybacks that boost the value of his investment even further.

Here is a list of some of the largest investors that stand to realize large profits under a "best case" scenario.

  • Vanguard Group owns 332,239,573 shares.
  • State Street Corp owns 245,661,665 shares.
  • FMR LLC owns 178,961,757 shares.
  • Blackrock Institutional Trust Company, N.A. owns 154,653,443 shares.
  • Bank of New York Mellon Corp owns 85,947,977 shares.
  • NORTHERN TRUST CORP owns 82,241,409 shares.
  • BLACKROCK FUND ADVISORS owns 72,534,355 shares.
  • JPMORGAN CHASE & COMPANY owns 62,979,131 shares.
  • Invesco Ltd. owns 62,448,418 shares.
  • WELLINGTON MANAGEMENT GROUP LLP owns 61,752,623 shares.
  • ICAHN CARL C owns 52,760,848 shares.
  • PRICE T ROWE ASSOCIATES INC owns 47,054,954 shares.
  • GEODE CAPITAL MANAGEMENT, LLC owns 46,035,866 shares.
  • BLACKROCK GROUP LTD owns 46,032,985 shares.
  • NORGES BANK owns 45,855,072 shares.
  • GOLDMAN SACHS GROUP INC owns 45,224,107 shares.
  • WELLS FARGO & COMPANY owns 44,197,721 shares.
  • MORGAN STANLEY owns 42,855,239 shares.

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