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.
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Largest Quarterly Institutional Transactions
Latest Institutional Activity
FISHER ASSET MANAGEMENT LLC Bought 5.7 Million shares of Merck & Co Inc
ABERDEEN ASSET MANAGERS LTD. Bought 1.9 Million shares of Merck & Co Inc
STATE STREET GLOBAL ADVISORS LTD... Bought 1.3 Million shares of Merck & Co Inc