Relative to its peers, NVS does not have very much institutional sponsorship. The 8.71% 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
STERLING CAPITAL MANAGEMENT LLC Bought 770.5 Thousand shares of Novartis
RENAISSANCE TECHNOLOGIES LLC Bought 574.9 Thousand shares of Novartis
FORT WASHINGTON INVESTMENT ADVIS... Bought 559.4 Thousand shares of Novartis