BOSTON ( TheStreet) -- Apple (AAPL - Get Report) and rivals Microsoft (MSFT - Get Report) and Google (GOOG - Get Report) were among the stocks that mattered most to hedge funds, appearing most frequently as top holdings.According to Goldman Sachs' first-quarter Hedge Fund Trend Monitor, which dissects 700 hedge funds with $1.25 trillion in equity assets, Apple ranks as the No. 1 "must-have" stock. While billionaire George Soros dumped nearly 100,000 shares of Apple in the first quarter, the company was among the top 10 positions at 63 hedge funds as of March 31, heading the so-called VIP list.
Apple, Rivals Matter Most to Hedge Funds
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