Will TD AMERITRADE Holding Corp’s Top Institutional Shareholders Buy More After Research?

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For the year-to-date, TD AMERITRADE Holding Corporation’s (NASDAQ:AMTD) shares are down 9.43 percent. Last week, the company had its stock rating restated as “overweight” by Barclays Capital researchers.

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Shares jumped 1.03 percent on the news to $17.72.

TD Ameritrade last earnings announcement came on July 17. It reported $0.28 earnings per share for the quarter, exceeding analysts’ estimates of $0.27 by $0.01. Revenue fell 2.6 percent as compared to the previous year.

Analysts have forecast that TD Ameritrade will report $0.00 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

With the recent stock rating, will TD AMERITRADE’s largest shareholders increase their holdings? 336 institutional firms indicated owning shares of TD AMERITRADE Holding Corporation (NASDAQ:AMTD) in Q2 2012. These firms reported owning a total of 221.732 million shares on 06/30/2012. The shares closed at $16.94 on 06/30/2012.

Here are the ten largest positions in TD AMERITRADE Holding Corporation at the end of June 30th, 2012.

Price T Rowe Associates Inc /MD/ held 47,213,601 shares on 06/30/2012 worth $802,631,217. This brought the portfolio total to 0.25%.

FMR LLC held 22,004,296 shares on 06/30/2012 worth $374,073,032. This brought the portfolio total to 0.07%.

JPMorgan Chase & Co held 16,539,743 shares on 06/30/2012 worth $281,175,631. This brought the portfolio total to 0.11%.

Winslow Capital Management Inc /MN held 13,865,869 shares on 06/30/2012 worth $235,719,773. This brought the portfolio total to 0.77%.

Wells Fargo & Company/MN held 12,586,287 shares on 06/30/2012 worth $213,966,879. This brought the portfolio total to 0.14%.

Bank of New York Mellon Corp held 7,286,525 shares on 06/30/2012 worth $123,870,925. This brought the portfolio total to 0.05%.

Vanguard Group Inc held 6,879,888 shares on 06/30/2012 worth $116,958,096. This brought the portfolio total to 0.02%.

Harris Associates LP held 6,010,200 shares on 06/30/2012 worth $102,173,400. This brought the portfolio total to 0.25%.

Epoch Investment Partners Inc. held 5,881,244 shares on 06/30/2012 worth $99,981,148. This brought the portfolio total to 0.65%.

Blackrock Institutional Trust Company N.A. held 5,109,390 shares on 06/30/2012 worth $86,859,630. This brought the portfolio total to 0.02%.

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