Will Travelers Companies’ Q4 EPS Catch the Eye of These Top Institutional Shareholders?

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Travelers Companies, Inc. (NYSE:TRV) reported a fourth quarter earnings per share of $0.78 and revenues of $6.47 billion which beats by $0.6 and $1.13 billion. Net income was $304 million against $618 million in the prior year quarter. The decrease was accounted primarily by the after-tax impact of higher catastrophe losses. These were offset somewhat by a substantial improvement in underlying underwriting margin and higher net favorable, prior year reserve development. Strong alternative investment returns boosted net investment income and drove book value per share higher by 8% to $67.31. The company approved a quarterly dividend per share of $0.46.

Will The Travelers Companies, Inc.’s shareholders increase their holdings? They reported owning a total of 3.579 million shares on 12/31/2012. The shares closed at $71.82 on 12/31/2012.

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

Chevy Chase Trust Holdings Inc. held 416,652 shares on 12/31/2012 worth $29,923,947. This brought the portfolio total to 0.28%.

Sit Investment Associates Inc. held 381,400 shares on 12/31/2012 worth $27,392,148. This brought the portfolio total to 0.62%.

BB&T Corp. held 321,544 shares on 12/31/2012 worth $23,093,290. This brought the portfolio total to 1.01%.

Huntington National Bank held 300,578 shares on 12/31/2012 worth $21,587,512. This brought the portfolio total to 0.54%.

Texas Permanent School Fund held 210,976 shares on 12/31/2012 worth $15,152,296. This brought the portfolio total to 0.16%.

Commerzbank Aktiengesellschaft /FI held 168,223 shares on 12/31/2012 worth $12,081,776. This brought the portfolio total to 0.1%.

Exxonmobil Investment Management Inc. /TX held 122,062 shares on 12/31/2012 worth $8,766,493. This brought the portfolio total to 0.21%.

Gofen & Glossberg LLC. /IL/ held 105,071 shares on 12/31/2012 worth $7,546,199. This brought the portfolio total to 0.47%.

First Citizens Bank & Trust Co. held 102,066 shares on 12/31/2012 worth $7,330,380. This brought the portfolio total to 0.25%.

Sei Trust Co. held 100,704 shares on 12/31/2012 worth $7,232,561. This brought the portfolio total to 0.11%.

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