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Morgan Stanley Institutional Global Franchise Fund Buys Baxter International Inc, Heineken NV

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Investment company Morgan Stanley Institutional Global Franchise Fund buys Baxter International Inc, Heineken NV during the 3-months ended 2018Q4, according to the most recent filings of the investment company, Morgan Stanley Institutional Global Franchise Fund. As of 2018Q4, Morgan Stanley Institutional Global Franchise Fund owns 31 stocks with a total value of $1.3 billion. These are the details of the buys and sells.

  • Added Positions: BAX, HEIA, RB., SAP, MSFT, V, ACN, ULVR, FOXA, PM, FOX, ABT, ADP, OR, BATS, DHR, REL, EXPN, FIS, NKE, KO, FDS, MCO, RI, CPR, BDX,
  • Reduced Positions: REN, CLX, ZTS, CHD,


For the details of MS Global Franchise Fund's stock buys and sells,
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These are the top 5 holdings of MS Global Franchise Fund

  1. Reckitt Benckiser Group PLC (RB.) - 1,458,026 shares, 8.57% of the total portfolio. Shares added by 10.08%
  2. Microsoft Corp (MSFT) - 938,667 shares, 7.34% of the total portfolio. Shares added by 7.79%
  3. Unilever PLC (ULVR) - 1,342,309 shares, 5.41% of the total portfolio. Shares added by 9.91%
  4. Visa Inc (V) - 486,655 shares, 4.94% of the total portfolio. Shares added by 11.26%
  5. Accenture PLC (ACN) - 400,423 shares, 4.34% of the total portfolio. Shares added by 13.00%

Added: Baxter International Inc (BAX)

Morgan Stanley Institutional Global Franchise Fund added to a holding in Baxter International Inc by 58.68%. The purchase prices were between $61.45 and $77.3, with an estimated average price of $66.9. The stock is now traded at around $77.59. The impact to a portfolio due to this purchase was 1.43%. The holding were 761,801 shares as of .

Added: Heineken NV (HEIA)

Morgan Stanley Institutional Global Franchise Fund added to a holding in Heineken NV by 56.01%. The purchase prices were between $75.58 and $81.64, with an estimated average price of $79. The stock is now traded at around $92.12. The impact to a portfolio due to this purchase was 1.29%. The holding were 530,697 shares as of .



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