Merck & Co Inc (NYSE:MRK)

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Volume: 163.1K
Institutional investors purchased a net $20.5 million shares of MRK during the quarter ended March 2014 and now own 76.46% of the total shares outstanding. This majority interest is a greater percentage than is typical for companies in the Pharmaceuticals: Major industry and highlights that the smart money sees this stock as an important holding.
Mutual fund holders43.03%
Other institutional33.43%
Individual stakeholders0.06%

Largest Quarterly Institutional
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Latest Institutional Activity

6/30/2014FISHER ASSET MANAGEMENT LLC  Bought 5.7 Million shares of Merck & Co Inc
6/30/2014ABERDEEN ASSET MANAGERS LTD.  Bought 1.9 Million shares of Merck & Co Inc
5/30/2014STATE STREET GLOBAL ADVISORS LTD...  Bought 1.3 Million shares of Merck & Co Inc

Top 10 Owners of Merck & Co Inc

StockholderStakeShares
owned
Total value ($)Shares
bought / sold
Total
change
Capital Research & Management Co....5.94%173,505,38410,037,286,464+4,549,680+2.69%
Wellington Management Co. LLP5.38%157,082,7919,087,239,459+3,066,508+1.99%
The Vanguard Group, Inc.5.06%147,981,7888,560,746,436+4,575,944+3.19%
SSgA Funds Management, Inc.4.40%128,569,8727,437,767,095-3,679,123-2.78%
BlackRock Fund Advisors4.05%118,237,4846,840,038,449+3,387,212+2.95%
Fidelity Management & Research Co...1.84%53,706,8873,106,943,413+5,878,672+12.29%
T. Rowe Price Associates, Inc.1.55%45,160,6032,612,540,884+2,061,865+4.78%
Northern Trust Investments, Inc.1.50%43,729,5542,529,754,699-344,193-0.78%
Dodge & Cox, Inc.1.37%39,959,1962,311,639,489-8,839,300-18.11%
Franklin Advisers, Inc.1.10%32,034,1661,853,176,503-5,074,673-13.68%

Top 10 Mutual Funds Holding Merck & Co Inc

Mutual fundStakeShares
owned
Total value ($)Shares
bought / sold
Total
change
American Funds Income Fund of Ame...1.70%49,692,8402,874,730,794+642,000+1.31%
American Funds Washington Mutual ...1.60%46,747,4002,704,337,090+60,000+0.13%
Vanguard Total Stock Market Index...1.58%46,153,0522,669,954,058+659,726+1.45%
Vanguard Health Care Fund1.22%35,616,8482,060,434,657-944,500-2.58%
Vanguard 500 Index Fund1.03%30,066,3791,739,340,025+792,928+2.71%
Franklin Income Fund1.03%30,000,0001,735,500,000-5,000,000-14.29%
Dodge & Cox Stock Fund1.02%29,748,7001,720,962,295-150,000-0.50%
Vanguard Institutional Index Fund1.00%29,280,6141,693,883,520-400-0.00%
Vanguard Wellington Fund0.95%27,713,9521,603,252,12300.00%
SPDR S&P 500 ETF0.94%27,498,0401,590,761,614-171,236-0.62%

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