Relative to its peers, NVS does not have very much institutional sponsorship. The 8.73% of shares outstanding held by institutional investors is among the least of any stock in the Pharmaceuticals: Major industry.
Mutual fund holders
Largest Quarterly Institutional Transactions
Latest Institutional Activity
ARROWSTREET CAPITAL LP Bought 2.4 Million shares of Novartis
KCG AMERICAS LLC Bought 1.1 Million shares of Novartis
TURTLE CREEK MANAGEMENT LLC Bought 426.0 Thousand shares of Novartis