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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.
80.31
Delayed Data
As of 4:00pm ET
 -0.49 / -0.61%
Today’s Change
70.26
Today|||52-Week Range
91.99
+5.57%
Year-to-Date
Institutional investors hold a majority ownership of VRSN through the 125.93% 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 September 2016, these large investors purchased a net $2.8 million shares.
Mutual fund holders65.82%
Other institutional60.11%
Individual stakeholders17.27%

Largest Quarterly Institutional
Transactions

Latest Institutional Activity

11/30/2016TIKEHAU INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT SA...  Bought 62.5 Thousand shares of Verisign Inc
11/30/2016NORDEA INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT AB ...  Bought 7.3 Thousand shares of Verisign Inc
10/31/2016LA BANQUE POSTALE ASSET MANAGEME...  Bought 5.6 Thousand shares of Verisign Inc

Top 10 Owners of Verisign Inc

StockholderStakeShares
owned
Total value ($)Shares
bought / sold
Total
change
T. Rowe Price Associates, Inc.15.16%15,847,9121,205,550,666-1,511,517-8.71%
Berkshire Hathaway, Inc. (Investm...12.39%12,952,745985,315,31200.00%
Capital Research & Management Co....11.97%12,512,654951,837,590-1,341,720-9.68%
The Vanguard Group, Inc.8.00%8,366,637636,450,077-10,140-0.12%
BlackRock Fund Advisors4.69%4,901,650372,868,516-575,992-10.52%
Renaissance Technologies LLC4.51%4,713,376358,546,512+632,200+15.49%
SSgA Funds Management, Inc.4.17%4,363,525331,933,347+43,764+1.01%
D. E. Shaw & Co. LP3.47%3,627,611275,952,369+248,488+7.35%
Principal Global Investors LLC3.15%3,291,655250,396,196+76,331+2.37%
Wellington Management Co. LLP3.03%3,169,802241,126,838+522,588+19.74%

Top 10 Mutual Funds Holding Verisign Inc

Mutual fundStakeShares
owned
Total value ($)Shares
bought / sold
Total
change
American Funds American Balanced ...4.88%5,100,000387,957,000+100,000+2.00%
American Funds New Perspective Fu...3.98%4,158,344316,325,228-1,488,400-26.36%
T Rowe Price Growth Stock Fund3.95%4,133,980314,471,859-153,316-3.58%
T Rowe Price Mid Cap Growth Fund3.59%3,750,000285,262,500-750,000-16.67%
American Funds Insurance Series -...3.06%3,200,000243,424,000+200,000+6.67%
Principal Investors - Mid Cap Fun...2.30%2,400,052182,571,956+81,800+3.53%
Vanguard Mid Cap Index Fund1.99%2,085,525158,645,887+23,692+1.15%
Vanguard Total Stock Market Index...1.83%1,916,712145,804,282+30,769+1.63%
American Funds Growth Fund of Ame...1.38%1,445,000109,921,15000.00%
Hartford Mid Cap Fund1.27%1,324,344100,742,848+114,497+9.46%