Will Mastercard’s Latest Collaboration Satisfy These Top Institutional Shareholders?

Mastercard Incorporated (NYSE:MA) and FiftyOne Global Ecommerce will be collaborating to provide exclusive online shopping offers from top United States merchants to MasterCard cardholders outside the United States.

Will Mastercard Incorporated’s shareholders decrease their holdings? They reported owning a total of 98.935 million shares on 09/30/2012. The shares closed at $451.19 on 09/30/2012.

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Here are the ten largest positions in Mastercard Incorporated at the end of September 30th, 2012.

Price T. Rowe Associates Inc. /MD/ held 6,981,907 shares on 09/30/2012 worth $3,152,191,449. This brought the portfolio total to 0.93%.

FMR LLC. held 6,457,154 shares on 09/30/2012 worth $2,915,275,959. This brought the portfolio total to 0.53%.

Vanguard Group Inc. held 4,776,684 shares on 09/30/2012 worth $2,156,577,345. This brought the portfolio total to 0.28%.

State Street Corp. held 4,083,151 shares on 09/30/2012 worth $1,843,461,058. This brought the portfolio total to 0.27%.

Jennison Associates LLC. held 3,354,889 shares on 09/30/2012 worth $1,514,665,323. This brought the portfolio total to 1.8%.

Blackrock Institutional Trust Company N.A. held 3,138,042 shares on 09/30/2012 worth $1,416,763,237. This brought the portfolio total to 0.32%.

Bank of New York Mellon Corp. held 3,105,885 shares on 09/30/2012 worth $1,402,244,994. This brought the portfolio total to 0.51%.

Harris Associates LP held 2,772,930 shares on 09/30/2012 worth $1,251,922,467. This brought the portfolio total to 3.18%.

J.P Morgan & Chase Co. held 1,931,597 shares on 09/30/2012 worth $872,077,435. This brought the portfolio total to 0.31%.

Goldman Sachs Group Inc. held 1,594,649 shares on 09/30/2012 worth $719,952,148. This brought the portfolio total to 0.29%.

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