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 4:00pm ET
 +0.61 / +0.52%
Today’s Change
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Institutional investors hold a majority ownership of VRSN through the 126.51% 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 December 2017, these large investors purchased a net $1.4 million shares.
Other institutional63.30%
Mutual fund holders63.21%
Individual stakeholders18.83%

Largest Quarterly Institutional

Latest Institutional Activity

3/31/2018BMO ASSET MANAGEMENT CORP.  Bought 154.6 Thousand shares of Verisign Inc
3/31/2018BMO PRIVATE INVESTMENT COUNSEL, ...  Bought 68.3 Thousand shares of Verisign Inc
3/31/2018GATEWAY INVESTMENT ADVISERS LLC  Bought 38.4 Thousand shares of Verisign Inc

Top 10 Owners of Verisign Inc

Total value ($)Shares
bought / sold
Berkshire Hathaway, Inc. (Investm...13.34%12,952,7451,535,677,44700.00%
Capital Research & Management Co....12.61%12,249,7001,452,324,432-580,961-4.53%
The Vanguard Group, Inc.8.71%8,457,9731,002,777,279-2,205-0.03%
Renaissance Technologies LLC7.03%6,826,054809,296,962+916,278+15.50%
Wellington Management Co. LLP6.84%6,646,526788,012,123-148,655-2.19%
BlackRock Fund Advisors5.97%5,799,585687,598,798+358,750+6.59%
D. E. Shaw & Co. LP4.54%4,407,221522,520,122+241,292+5.79%
SSgA Funds Management, Inc.4.07%3,954,769468,877,413-4,808-0.12%
T. Rowe Price Associates, Inc.4.04%3,921,676464,953,907-2,389,459-37.86%
Principal Global Investors LLC3.54%3,436,362407,415,079-21,263-0.61%

Top 10 Mutual Funds Holding Verisign Inc

Mutual fundStakeShares
Total value ($)Shares
bought / sold
American Funds American Balanced ...4.43%4,300,000509,808,000-1,000,000-18.87%
American Funds Insurance Series -...3.23%3,140,000372,278,40000.00%
T Rowe Price Mid Cap Growth Fund2.57%2,500,000296,400,000-250,000-9.09%
Principal Investors - Mid Cap Fun...2.39%2,322,014275,297,980-28,502-1.21%
Vanguard Total Stock Market Index...2.10%2,039,947241,856,116-8,642-0.42%
Vanguard Mid Cap Index Fund2.04%1,979,180234,651,581-74,056-3.61%
American Funds New Perspective Fu...2.02%1,959,944232,370,961-1,309,900-40.06%
Hartford Mid Cap Fund2.01%1,955,480231,841,709+55,715+2.93%
Vanguard Windsor I Fund1.64%1,592,242188,776,212-31,300-1.93%
Vanguard 500 Index Fund1.52%1,479,750175,439,160-17,372-1.16%