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Merck & Co Inc (NYSE:MRK)

65.39
Delayed Data
As of Feb 17
 +0.13 / +0.20%
Today’s Change
49.63
Today|||52-Week Range
65.87
+11.08%
Year-to-Date
Institutional investors hold a majority ownership of MRK through the 75.24% of the outstanding shares that they control. This interest is also higher than at almost any other company in the Pharmaceuticals: Major industry. Last, during the quarter ended December 2016, these large investors purchased a net $19.4 million shares.
Mutual fund holders42.03%
Other institutional33.22%
Individual stakeholders0.09%

Largest Quarterly Institutional
Transactions

Latest Institutional Activity

12/31/2016CAPITAL RESEARCH & MANAGEMENT CO...  Bought 10.1 Million shares of Merck
12/31/2016UBS ASSET MANAGEMENT (AMERICAS) ...  Bought 6.7 Million shares of Merck
12/31/2016THE VANGUARD GROUP, INC.  Bought 4.7 Million shares of Merck

Top 10 Owners of Merck

StockholderStakeShares
owned
Total value ($)Shares
bought / sold
Total
change
The Vanguard Group, Inc.6.70%184,729,64211,451,390,508+4,748,375+2.64%
Capital Research & Management Co....5.13%141,332,4768,761,200,187+10,103,261+7.70%
SSgA Funds Management, Inc.4.54%125,146,3307,757,820,997+3,715,771+3.06%
Wellington Management Co. LLP4.50%124,191,8317,698,651,604-26,628,351-17.66%
BlackRock Fund Advisors4.49%123,745,1797,670,963,646+3,734,377+3.11%
T. Rowe Price Associates, Inc.1.37%37,661,5952,334,642,274+1,993,539+5.59%
Northern Trust Investments, Inc.1.29%35,587,4862,206,068,257-649,596-1.79%
Norges Bank Investment Management0.99%27,322,6271,693,729,648+4,930,519+22.02%
Massachusetts Financial Services ...0.94%25,983,2731,610,703,093-396,878-1.50%
Geode Capital Management LLC0.93%25,633,0981,588,995,745+1,115,441+4.55%

Top 10 Mutual Funds Holding Merck

Mutual fundStakeShares
owned
Total value ($)Shares
bought / sold
Total
change
Vanguard Total Stock Market Index...2.12%58,449,2083,623,266,404+36,596+0.06%
American Funds Income Fund of Ame...1.78%49,153,6403,047,034,144+3,705,413+8.15%
Vanguard 500 Index Fund1.46%40,303,4652,498,411,795+938,940+2.39%
Vanguard Health Care Fund1.28%35,181,6182,180,908,500-6,334,610-15.26%
American Funds Washington Mutual ...1.27%35,023,0002,171,075,770+3,140,000+9.85%
SPDR S&P 500 ETF1.16%31,921,3751,978,806,036-89,432-0.28%
Vanguard Wellington Fund1.12%30,822,6221,910,694,338-1,988,260-6.06%
Vanguard Institutional Index Fund1.09%30,126,3171,867,530,391-475,852-1.55%
Government Pension Fund - Global ...0.93%25,581,2471,585,781,502+4,627,688+22.09%
American Funds American Balanced ...0.77%21,332,0001,322,370,680+535,000+2.57%