Will US Airways Group’s Possible Merger Resolution Satisfy These Top Institutional Shareholders?

US Airways Group Inc. (NYSE:LCC) and American Airlines parent AMR Corp. may get the sticky points in their merger resolved after the Allied Pilots Association voted in favor of a proposed agreement that could provide an interim basis for computing pilot labor costs in case the two airlines decide to remove AMR from their bankruptcy proceedings. The proposal is still to be approved by the carriers and the US Airways pilot union.
Will US Airways Group, Inc.’s shareholders increase their holdings? They reported owning a total of 202.602 million shares on 09/30/2012. The shares closed at $10.46 on 09/30/2012.
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Here are the ten largest positions in US Airways Group, Inc. at the end of September 30th, 2012.
Bluecrest Capital Management LLP. held 25,000,000 shares on 09/30/2012 worth $261,500,000. This brought the portfolio total to 44.28%.
FMR LLC. held 14,783,281 shares on 09/30/2012 worth $154,633,120. This brought the portfolio total to 0.03%.
Appaloosa Management L.P. held 13,603,495 shares on 09/30/2012 worth $142,292,558. This brought the portfolio total to 3.54%.
Vanguard Group Inc. held 9,793,778 shares on 09/30/2012 worth $102,442,918. This brought the portfolio total to 0.01%.
Manning & Napier Advisors LLC. held 8,434,390 shares on 09/30/2012 worth $88,223,720. This brought the portfolio total to 0.46%.
Wellington Management Co. LLP. held 8,389,575 shares on 09/30/2012 worth $87,754,955. This brought the portfolio total to 0.03%.
Soros Fund Management LLC. held 6,270,009 shares on 09/30/2012 worth $65,584,294. This brought the portfolio total to 0.71%.
Standard Pacific Capital LLC./CA held 5,563,022 shares on 09/30/2012 worth $58,189,210. This brought the portfolio total to 5.36%.
Janus Capital Management LLC. held 5,485,580 shares on 09/30/2012 worth $57,379,167. This brought the portfolio total to 0.06%.
Marathon Asset Management LLP. held 4,306,619 shares on 09/30/2012 worth $45,047,235. This brought the portfolio total to 0.71%.
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