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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.
108.94
Delayed Data
As of Oct 20
 +0.75 / +0.69%
Today’s Change
75.21
Today|||52-Week Range
110.82
+43.21%
Year-to-Date
Institutional investors hold a majority ownership of VRSN through the 126.92% 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 $79.3 thousand shares.
Mutual fund holders65.93%
Other institutional61.00%
Individual stakeholders18.19%

Largest Quarterly Institutional
Transactions

Latest Institutional Activity

9/30/2017APG ASSET MANAGEMENT NV  Bought 718.2 Thousand shares of Verisign Inc
9/30/2017THE VANGUARD GROUP, INC.  Bought 434.9 Thousand shares of Verisign Inc
9/30/2017ACADIAN ASSET MANAGEMENT LLC  Bought 63.8 Thousand shares of Verisign Inc

Top 10 Owners of Verisign Inc

StockholderStakeShares
owned
Total value ($)Shares
bought / sold
Total
change
Berkshire Hathaway, Inc. (Investm...12.96%12,952,7451,378,042,54100.00%
Capital Research & Management Co....12.83%12,822,7611,364,213,543+7,121+0.06%
The Vanguard Group, Inc.9.34%9,330,608992,683,385+434,884+4.89%
T. Rowe Price Associates, Inc.8.23%8,227,389875,311,916-5,056,064-38.06%
Wellington Management Co. LLP6.83%6,826,130726,231,971+3,018,596+79.28%
BlackRock Fund Advisors5.60%5,600,033595,787,511+596,989+11.93%
Renaissance Technologies LLC5.05%5,045,476536,788,192+941,100+22.93%
D. E. Shaw & Co. LP4.53%4,526,615481,586,570+380,925+9.19%
SSgA Funds Management, Inc.4.06%4,057,493431,676,680-91,906-2.21%
Principal Global Investors LLC3.27%3,270,613347,960,517-11,179-0.34%

Top 10 Mutual Funds Holding Verisign Inc

Mutual fundStakeShares
owned
Total value ($)Shares
bought / sold
Total
change
American Funds American Balanced ...5.50%5,500,000585,145,00000.00%
American Funds New Perspective Fu...3.27%3,269,844347,878,70300.00%
American Funds Insurance Series -...3.24%3,240,000344,703,60000.00%
T Rowe Price Mid Cap Growth Fund2.75%2,750,000292,572,500-750,000-21.43%
Principal Investors - Mid Cap Fun...2.37%2,369,500252,091,105-3,700-0.16%
Vanguard Mid Cap Index Fund2.08%2,077,713221,047,886-39,254-1.85%
Hartford Mid Cap Fund2.08%2,073,434220,592,643+31,197+1.53%
Vanguard Total Stock Market Index...2.02%2,016,722214,559,054-77,737-3.71%
Vanguard Windsor I Fund1.59%1,590,000169,160,100+1,494,919+1,572.26%
American Funds Growth Fund of Ame...1.45%1,445,000153,733,55000.00%