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Verisign Inc (NASDAQ:VRSN)

Verisign is paying a $3 cash dividend to shareholders. Verisign began trading ex-dividend on 12/16. The adjusted closing price for 12/15 is $34.01.
Delayed Data
As of Aug 22
 +1.28 / +1.29%
Today’s Change
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Institutional investors hold a majority ownership of VRSN through the 123.58% of the outstanding shares that they control. This interest is also higher than at almost any other company in the Internet Software/Services industry. Last, during the quarter ended June 2017, these large investors purchased a net $618.3 thousand shares.
Mutual fund holders64.28%
Other institutional59.30%
Individual stakeholders17.91%

Largest Quarterly Institutional

Latest Institutional Activity

6/30/2017WELLINGTON MANAGEMENT CO. LLP  Bought 3.0 Million shares of Verisign Inc
6/30/2017RENAISSANCE TECHNOLOGIES LLC  Bought 941.1 Thousand shares of Verisign Inc
6/30/2017ARROWSTREET CAPITAL LP  Bought 668.2 Thousand shares of Verisign Inc

Top 10 Owners of Verisign Inc

Total value ($)Shares
bought / sold
Berkshire Hathaway, Inc. (Investm...12.76%12,952,7451,310,429,21200.00%
Capital Research & Management Co....12.64%12,822,7611,297,278,730+7,121+0.06%
The Vanguard Group, Inc.8.65%8,782,015888,476,458+292,054+3.44%
T. Rowe Price Associates, Inc.8.11%8,227,389832,364,945-5,056,064-38.06%
Wellington Management Co. LLP6.73%6,826,130690,599,572+3,018,596+79.28%
BlackRock Fund Advisors5.52%5,600,033566,555,339+596,989+11.93%
Renaissance Technologies LLC4.97%5,045,476510,450,807+941,100+22.93%
D. E. Shaw & Co. LP4.46%4,526,615457,957,640+380,925+9.19%
SSgA Funds Management, Inc.4.00%4,057,493410,496,567-91,906-2.21%
Principal Global Investors LLC3.22%3,270,613330,887,917-11,179-0.34%

Top 10 Mutual Funds Holding Verisign Inc

Mutual fundStakeShares
Total value ($)Shares
bought / sold
American Funds American Balanced ...5.42%5,500,000556,435,00000.00%
American Funds New Perspective Fu...3.22%3,269,844330,810,11700.00%
American Funds Insurance Series -...3.19%3,240,000327,790,800+40,000+1.25%
T Rowe Price Mid Cap Growth Fund2.71%2,750,000278,217,500-750,000-21.43%
Principal Investors - Mid Cap Fun...2.34%2,369,500239,722,315-3,700-0.16%
Vanguard Mid Cap Index Fund2.10%2,126,827215,171,088-3,505-0.16%
Vanguard Total Stock Market Index...2.06%2,087,748211,217,465+15,903+0.77%
Hartford Mid Cap Fund1.94%1,970,761199,381,890+71,484+3.76%
American Funds Growth Fund of Ame...1.42%1,445,000146,190,65000.00%
Vanguard 500 Index Fund1.37%1,393,476140,977,967-53,926-3.73%