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Merck & Co Inc (NYSE:MRK)

Delayed Data
As of Nov 27
 +0.24 / +0.45%
Today’s Change
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Institutional investors purchased a net $3.5 million shares of MRK during the quarter ended September 2015 and now own 75.70% 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 holders41.50%
Other institutional34.21%
Individual stakeholders0.08%

Largest Quarterly Institutional

Latest Institutional Activity

9/30/2015WELLINGTON MANAGEMENT CO. LLP  Bought 8.7 Million shares of Merck
9/30/2015NEWTON INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT LTD...  Bought 7.8 Million shares of Merck
9/30/2015BLACKROCK FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT, ...  Bought 4.9 Million shares of Merck

Top 10 Owners of Merck

Total value ($)Shares
bought / sold
Wellington Management Co. LLP6.40%180,355,2139,858,215,943+8,712,602+5.08%
The Vanguard Group, Inc.5.87%165,273,2439,033,835,462+1,347,738+0.82%
Capital Research & Management Co....4.97%140,124,2837,659,193,309-12,497,333-8.19%
SSgA Funds Management, Inc.4.18%117,772,4706,437,443,210-1,666,530-1.40%
BlackRock Fund Advisors4.09%115,135,7206,293,318,455+2,169,423+1.92%
Northern Trust Investments, Inc.1.41%39,673,3752,168,546,678-1,254,262-3.06%
T. Rowe Price Associates, Inc.0.95%26,831,7121,466,621,378-3,613,092-11.87%
Franklin Mutual Advisers LLC0.91%25,556,6721,396,927,692+202,030+0.80%
Barrow, Hanley, Mewhinney & Strau...0.89%25,179,0761,376,288,294-462,046-1.80%
Dodge & Cox0.87%24,585,2581,343,830,202-95,523-0.39%

Top 10 Mutual Funds Holding Merck

Mutual fundStakeShares
Total value ($)Shares
bought / sold
Vanguard Total Stock Market Index...1.78%50,191,6322,743,474,605+439,440+0.88%
American Funds Income Fund of Ame...1.69%47,713,6402,608,027,562-2,400,000-4.79%
Vanguard Health Care Fund1.62%45,748,4982,500,612,901+5,651,550+14.09%
American Funds Washington Mutual ...1.34%37,820,0002,067,241,200-920,000-2.37%
Vanguard 500 Index Fund1.19%33,607,9421,837,010,110+208,390+0.62%
Vanguard Institutional Index Fund1.07%30,155,3331,648,290,502-205,025-0.68%
Vanguard Wellington Fund1.03%29,076,3821,589,315,04000.00%
SPDR S&P 500 ETF0.98%27,726,6881,515,540,766+20,882+0.08%
Government Pension Fund - Global ...0.74%20,953,5591,145,321,535+257,840+1.25%
American Funds American Balanced ...0.68%19,197,4061,049,330,212-2,017,594-9.51%